Honoring Beverly Carter

A Note from 2015 NAR President Chris Polychron As many of you may already know, on Friday, January 15, 2016, Arron Lewis was found guilty of abducting and killing a Realtor® from Arkansas, a beloved member of our community,...
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January 21, 2016

MLK & Fair Housing

By: Tom Salomone, 2016 President Monday, Jan 18th 2016, marks MLK Day, honoring the memory of civil rights leader, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. In thinking about Dr. King’s many, many heroic contributions, I am reminded of the tremendous...
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January 15, 2016

Global Opportunities – French Connections

By: Chris Polychron, 2016 Immediate Past President Bonjour et Bonne Année!  Hello and Happy New Year, my fellow REALTORS®! Just before the holiday, I had the privilege of representing NAR, and speaking at the Federation Nationale de l’Immobilier’s (FNAIM)...
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January 6, 2016

Home for the Holidays [Hold the tripe]

With the holiday season upon us, the end of the year provides us with a well-deserved opportunity to slow down and reflect. Lightening your foot off the gas pedal isn’t easy– after all, as a Realtor, it’s your strong...
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December 17, 2015

Social media highlights from NAR 360

At the 2015 REALTOR Legislative Meetings and Trade Expo, NAR360 provided a one-hour showcase of the hottest issues affecting the industry. The program featured NAR’s legislative talking points, RPAC, HUD Secretary Julian Castro, the new promotional campaign from realtor.com...
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May 18, 2015

Polychron testifies in House on RESPA/TILA

2015 NAR President Chris Polychron testified before the U.S. House Financial Services Subcommittee on Housing and Insurance on the need for a grace period before enforcing the new regulations on the real estate settlement process....
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May 15, 2015

PODCAST: Episode 3 of “Unscripted” on selling your first house

Members of the NAR Leadership Team discuss the idea of mentoring up-and-coming leaders and recall early figures of influence in their careers....
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April 23, 2015

New safety course set to officially debut at Legislative Conference

2015 NAR President Chris Polychron announces the new 3-hour Realtor safety course that will be presented at the REALTORS® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo on May 12, 2015 in Washington D.C....
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April 20, 2015

Polychron urges Senate to ease regulatory burdens

2015 NAR president Chris Polychron testified before the U.S. Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee on the need for regulatory reform and increased access to credit....
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April 16, 2015

Upcoming webinar: REALTOR® Safety from a Law Enforcement Perspective

On April 21, NAR is offering a webinar on safety awareness, REALTOR® Safety from a Law Enforcement Perspective....
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April 8, 2015