Community Archive

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...
March 23, 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...
January 15, 2016

A Nation that Captured a Dream

By 2014 NAR President Steve Brown Two hundred and thirty-eight years ago, this July 4th, a new nation was conceived, different from all others — a nation that could and would capture the imagination of the world for centuries to...
July 1, 2014

REALTORS® Running for a Cause

NAR President Steve Brown encourages REALTORS® across the country to support charities of REALTORS® running in the 2014 Boston Marathon in remembrance of last year’s bombing victims.  ...
April 2, 2014

After the Storm

By NAR 2013 President Gary Thomas Our hearts go out to the victims of the terrible tornadoes that ripped through Oklahoma.Tragically, as it stands now, 24 souls were lost in the storm, including nine children.Property damage is estimated to...
May 23, 2013

Prayers and Condolences to Our Members at the Newtown Board of REALTORS®

by Gary Thomas, 2013 NAR President I wanted to share with all REALTORS® the message that went to our members at the Newtown Board of REALTORS®, in Newtown, Conn., to let them know that the entire membership of NAR...
December 18, 2012


While it has been several months since the terrible earthquake and tsunami struck the island nation of Japan, the images of lives being devastated in an instant are hard to forget. That’s why our good friends at the Asian...
June 21, 2011

Relief for Haiti, Posted by Vicki

I’ve received numerous calls during the past week, asking how REALTORS® can support the relief efforts in Haiti.  Later today, I will be sending an e-mail to all members with information on our efforts, but I thought it was...
January 21, 2010

For REALTORS® Homeownership Is a Passion, Posted by Charles

Wednesday afternoon, I had the honor of presenting one Habitat for Humanity family with the keys to a brand new home – a home that the REALTORS® built. Now, I have participated in Habitat for Humanity builds many times....
November 13, 2009

Celebrating in Troubling Times, Posted by Vicki

While here in Orlando at our NAR Convention, the attitude and spirit of our membership is unprecedented. Even during these difficult times, we always find something to celebrate. Today at our General Session is a perfect example. Most members...
November 8, 2008