Will NAR solicit venture capital funding from 1.3 million Realtors?

Billions of venture capital dollars are pouring into real estate, and the largest real estate trade group in the nation is seeking a bigger slice of the pie.

NAR takes 2.5% dues increase ‘off the table’

NAR Treasurer Tom Riley touted a “positive budget” starting in 2019, largely due to membership growth and a $30 dues increase approved by the NAR board of directors in May.

NAR has a new plan to make bad agents better

On Friday, the National Association of Realtors launched a program years in the making that it hopes will address that issue: its Commitment to Excellence program.

Don’t count on NAR to solve your health care woes

The only way insurers would consider covering NAR members is if NAR was like an employer and willing to subsidize almost half the cost.

Striking hotel workers target Realtors ahead of NAR conference

NAR is set to hold its annual conference, the Realtors Conference & Expo, in Boston on Nov. 2-5, and the work stoppage will affect five of the 28 hotels the trade group will use for event.

Join NAR in Boston, Earn With MVP

NAR PULSE—Register for a Premier Access Pass to the 2018 REALTORS® Conference & Expo by October 15 to earn your free copy of conference speaker Holly Pasut’s book, “A Strange Path to Freedom.” You’ll also be automatically entered to win a $250 gift card—great for spending money in Boston! Act now. 10 Apps That Boost […]

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Vote for Your Favorite Good Neighbor Finalists

NAR PULSE—Meet the 10 finalists for the Good Neighbor Awards—REALTORS® who make the world a better place through passionate volunteer work. Five winners will be named at the REALTORS® Conference & Expo, November 2-5 in Boston, and win $10,000 for their nonprofit. Read their inspiring stories and vote for your favorite to win bonus grant […]

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ESPN Founder—a Disruptor of His Time—to Keynote Power Broker

Bill Rasmussen to Headline RISMedia’s 23rd Annual Power Broker Reception & Dinner ESPN Founder Bill Rasmussen will address attendees of RISMedia’s 23rd Annual Power Broker Reception & Dinner, held in Boston on November 2 during the REALTORS® Conference & Expo. Through adversity and an entrepreneurial mindset, Rasmussen created what is now “The Worldwide Leader in Sports.” […]

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Got 20 Minutes? Then Check Out the NAR Theater

NAR PULSE—If you’re attending the 2017 REALTORS® Conference & Expo Nov. 3-6, stop by NAR Booth #2825 and catch any of the free 20-minute industry presentations that are being offered at the NAR Theater. Learn about sustainability, building an online reputation, digital marketing and more! The complete schedule will be available in your registration bag […]

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5 things real estate agents should know about Generation Z

They’re the kids under 18 who think Facebook is for old people, have never known a world without the internet, and though they may not be old enough to drive, do want to own a home someday …