What the MLS landscape will look like in 2019

In 2019, the number of multiple listing services in the U.S. will dip below 600, and understanding the MLS landscape is a complex task. This article visualizes MLS data to give big-picture context on the relationships among consumers, agents, brokerage…

Inman Person of the Year 2018: Kenya Burrell-VanWormer

Under Burrell-VanWormer’s leadership, the Houston Association of Realtors opposed and questioned proposals by NAR to raise dues. So what’s next?

The long, messy road to NAR’s costly breakup with Upstream

After reaching out to pilot brokerages and multiple listing services nationwide, it appears brokerages may not be using Upstream at all.

The long, messy road to NAR’s costly breakup with Upstream

After reaching out to pilot brokerages and multiple listing services nationwide, it appears brokerages may not be using Upstream at all.

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.

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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Unique Alliances Deliver Customized Services and Benefits

NAR PULSE—Over 30 companies deliver significant value or savings to REALTORS® through NAR’s REALTOR Benefits® Program. Only a handful of these organizations, however, have distinctive status as Unique Alliance partners. These companies are strong supporters of the real estate industry overall, and exceptionally committed to serving REALTORS®. In fact, they’ve saved NAR members an estimated […]

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The .realestate Member Pre-Sale Has Begun!

NAR PULSE—Your agents cover a lot of ground…your digital presence should, too. From Sept. 18-Nov. 16, REALTORS® with an active .realtor™ domain—FREE for the first year, one per individual member—have exclusive access to purchase .realestate domains before they become available to the public. From westend.realestate to bayside.realestate, the possibilities are endless. Don’t miss out! Make […]

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Register for NAR’s Free REALTOR® Safety Webinar

NAR PULSE—Share the message of safety with your agents this month! Encourage them to register for NAR’s REALTOR® Safety Program webinar scheduled for September 12 at 1:00 p.m. CT. They will learn how to form good habits that will help them stay safe on the job year-round. Register here! 3 Creative Ways to Generate Listings […]

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NAR subsidiary RPR cuts staff by 10% to meet budget goals

Realtors Property Resource (RPR), a subsidiary of the National Association of Realtors (NAR) has slashed 10 percent of its staff as part of a restructuring to help meet 2019 budget directives, RPR confirmed Tuesday in a news release.