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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...
April 21, 2016

New Phishing Scam: Don’t Get Hooked

By NAR 2016 President Tom Salomone One member of the National Association of REALTORS® recently told how a client was scammed by a “phishing scheme.”  That’s when hackers lure unsuspecting consumers into giving up their hard-earned money. In this...
March 28, 2016


By NAR 2015 President Chris Polychron A year and-a-half ago, the untimely death of Realtor® Beverly Carter brought home to me that a person’s livelihood as a Realtor® should not put them in mortal danger. As 2015 President of...
March 4, 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...
February 22, 2016

Honoring Beverly Carter

A Note from 2015 NAR President Chris Polychron As many of you may already know, on Friday, January 15, 2016, Arron Lewis was found guilty of abducting and killing a Realtor® from Arkansas, a beloved member of our community,...
January 21, 2016

Global Opportunities – French Connections

By: Chris Polychron, 2016 Immediate Past President Bonjour et Bonne Année!  Hello and Happy New Year, my fellow REALTORS®! Just before the holiday, I had the privilege of representing NAR, and speaking at the Federation Nationale de l’Immobilier’s (FNAIM)...
January 6, 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...
December 17, 2015

Social media highlights from NAR 360

At the 2015 REALTOR Legislative Meetings and Trade Expo, NAR360 provided a one-hour showcase of the hottest issues affecting the industry. The program featured NAR’s legislative talking points, RPAC, HUD Secretary Julian Castro, the new promotional campaign from realtor.com...
May 18, 2015

NAR Leadership in the News: Week of November 17, 2014

NAR and the Leadership Team made news this week on a variety of issues, including advocacy, professionalism, the new Code of Excellence, housing market conditions, the FHA, and net neutrality. Chris Polychron: Advocating for Brokers in 2015 Steve A....
November 21, 2014

NAR Leadership In the News: Week of November 10, 2014

NAR and the Leadership Team made news this week on a variety of issues, including increasing REALTOR® professionalism, expanding mortgage credit, and the News Corp acquisition of Move, operator of realtor.com. 11/14/2014 HousingWire News Corp CEO Vows to Turbocharge...
November 14, 2014