National Association of Realtors asks judge to toss antitrust suits

A pair of lawsuits could upend how compensation works, but NAR believes the cases “are wrong on the facts, wrong on the economics and wrong on the law.”

Federal Housing Administration reveals condo loan approval guidelines

The National Association of Realtors cheered the new policy, which is aimed at increasing the number of condos eligible for FHA mortgages.

The Real Word: Is NAR spending too much on building software?

Watch Byron Lazine and Nicole White give a real estate agent’s perspective on industry-related topics. This week, the National Association of Realtors has had its drama with building tech, including the current lawsuit from a former RPR contractor.

Home prices increase in 91% of the nation’s metros

Lower inventory is leading to more price increases and competition, according to the National Association of Realtors’ chief economist.

Former contractor sues NAR, alleges RPR tech is ‘very fragile’

A former technology consultant for National Association of Realtors subsidiary Realtors Property Resource has filed a lawsuit against NAR and RPR, alleging he was wrongfully accused of overbilling for his work, which resulted in his termination and cau…

Pending home sales snap 17-month streak of annual declines

In June, the National Association of Realtors’ forward-looking indicator based on contract signings climbed 1.7 percent year-over-year.

NAR: Commission lawsuits could be ‘disastrous’ for both buyers and sellers

How should the industry make agent commission structures more transparent before angry consumers and the Justice Department forces it to do so in ways that might be harmful?

Existing-home sales fall 1.7%, constrained by high prices, low inventory

Existing-home sales dipped 1.7 percent from May to June, according to the latest data from the National Association of Realtors.

National Association of Realtors backs 6 commercial RE startups

“Wellness” startup and short-term rental management service are among the first commercial class of NAR’s tech accelerator, it was announced Thursday.

International buyers are spending a lot less in the US

A slowing global economy and a shortage of available stateside homes contributed to a slowdown in purchases from foreign buyers, according to a new NAR report.