Monthly Archive:: March 2012

E Rallius Unum

By Ron Phipps, 2012 NAR Immediate Past President E Pluribus Unum.  Out of many, one. For many years, this has been the motto of the United States.  Today, it seems to be more important than ever.  As a country,...
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March 28, 2012

It’s All Local

by Steve Brown, First Vice President, National Association of REALTORS® Recently, President Obama proposed several programs to revive the housing market.  One such proposal calls for the bulk sale of real estate owned (REO) properties.  In areas where property...
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March 19, 2012

Nothing But the Truth

By President-Elect Gary Thomas, National Association of REALTORS® There is a persistent truth about home ownership. No matter how difficult the last few years have been, and no matter how much of a battering the housing industry takes, Americans still...
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March 12, 2012

Home is Where the Heart Is—All Around the World

By Steve Brown, First Vice President, National Association of REALTORS® I confess. All this time, I thought the passionate dream of owning your own home was somehow uniquely American. After all, this is the dream that has inspired every...
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March 1, 2012