Ron Phipps Archive

Distressed or Distraught: The Process of a Real Estate Transaction

by Ron Phipps, 2012 Immediate Past President, NAR So if you are like me, you have been working in real estate for a long time.  You think you have seen it all.  Your body of work includes lots of...
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October 1, 2012

Representing Real Estate in Tampa and Charlotte

One of the rights of citizenship in the United States is the right to petition the government, the right to share our opinion and our perspective with our elected and non-elected representatives.  We do that individually and collectively, by...
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September 19, 2012

The Doorway to Private Property Ownership

by Ron Phipps, 2012 Immediate Past President, NAR Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses, yearning to breathe free, The wretched refuse of your teeming shore, Send these, the homeless, tempest-tost to me, I lift my lamp...
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August 8, 2012

10 Lessons to Learn as the Housing Market Recovers

by Ron Phipps, 2012 Immediate Past President, NAR Headlines abound: The Housing Bust is over… In June, a survey of economists concluded that housing has hit bottom.  Realtors®, homeowners and renters, Americans, and citizens of the world all are...
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July 18, 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

19,000 REALTORS® Seize the Opportunity to Attend the 2011 REALTORS® Conference & Expo

2011 NAR President Ron Phipps opens the 2011 REALTORS® Expo in Anaheim and announced that attendance exceeds expectations for this year’s conference....
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November 12, 2011

May The (Work) Force Be With You, Posted By Ron

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July 27, 2011

Mortgage Interest Deduction: Critical to America, Posted by Ron

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May 12, 2011

$2,500 Lowe’s Gift Card Winner in Denver, Posted by Ron

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March 21, 2011

NAR Works for YOU, Posted by Ron

You are working harder than ever to close transactions and earn a living.  While you are working to help buyers and sellers in your markets, we’re working day in and day out to make real improvements to your business. ...
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February 24, 2011