Consumer Archive

A Great Meeting with the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

I recently met with folks from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau including Rich Cordray, who heads up the CFPB. They are forming brand new committee and looking to include REALTORS®. No one can better represent consumers today than REALTORS®!...
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June 27, 2012

Consumers Win Big with Stimulus Bill, Posted by Gary

Consumers received a big boost in buying power last week when President Obama signed the $8,000 first-time homebuyer tax credit into law and raised conforming loan limits back to the 2008 levels. This was all a part of the...
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February 25, 2009

Reaching Out to Consumers, posted by Charles

I know that many Realtors have been asking NAR what we are doing to counter the negative news stories on the housing market. I want everyone to know that we hear you and we are doing plenty. For starters,...
February 14, 2008

Broadcasting NAR’s Message, Posted By Dick

Yesterday, I spent my morning in Washington, D.C., where I participated in my second satellite media tour. From about 5:00 a.m. until noon, I spoke to TV stations in some of the most challenging markets across the county. These...
February 12, 2008

Reach Out to Consumers, posted by Vicki

Happy New Year to everyone!!! As you are establishing your resolutions for the New Year, it is my hope that high on your list will be more involvement in our REALTOR® association or the community for which you live...
January 4, 2008