Being a REALTOR® Archive

Magic of the Season

by William E. Brown, 2017 NAR President I was a “spirited” child growing up. Perhaps my family would choose a different adjective… let’s just say I had a lot of energy. However, in 1963, when I was eleven years...
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December 16, 2016

2015 NAR President Chris Polychron honored with Walton College’s Lifetime Acheivement Award

The REALTOR® Community congratulates 2015 NAR President Chris Polychron, the 2016 recipient of the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award at the Sam M. Walton College of Business, University of Arkansas. Chris’ tremendous accomplishments as the 2015 NAR President were highlighted...
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April 21, 2016

A Note of Support

By: Tom Salomone 2016 NAR President A few thoughts from last night… REALTORS® build and strengthen communities. It’s what we do day in and day out. Helping a young family find the perfect starter home, assisting a developer scout...
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March 23, 2016

2016 Advocacy Agenda

Working together we can be great!! By: Tom Salomone 2016 NAR President Earlier this month, REALTOR® federal policy leaders, from around the United States, gathered in Washington, DC to discuss our Association’s policy agenda. Facilitated by 2016 NAR Vice...
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February 22, 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

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

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

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

Chris Polychron Throws Out First Pitch

NAR 2015 President Chris Polychron threw out the first pitch at the White Sox -- Orioles game last August during the Leadership Summit...
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April 6, 2015