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Standing Room Only at the St. Louis REALTORS® Broker Conference, Future Shock

In front of an audience of some 300 brokers at the St. Louis Association of REALTORS® Future Shock (#SLARshock14) event Oct. 16, NAR President-elect Chris Polychron enjoyed the opportunity to participate on a panel that included other industry and...
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October 20, 2014

Chris Polychron Interviewed by Washington Post About REALTOR® Safety

In an interview with The Washington Post, 2014 President Elect Chris Polychron discusses risks REALTORS® face on the job, and emphasizes safety training going forward. The association’s incoming president, Chris Polychron, pledged in an interview with The Post on Tuesday...
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October 1, 2014

Statement From NAR 2014 President Elect Chris Polychron on Beverly Carter Tragedy

“As both a REALTOR® and an Arkansan, I am saddened by this morning’s news of Beverly Carter’s untimely death. My heart goes out to her family, her friends, her co-workers, and everyone whose life Beverly touched in her 49...
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September 30, 2014

News Corp To Acquire Move, Inc.

News Corp is staking a claim in the online real estate world, and betting on the REALTOR® brand. From REALTOR® Magazine: The global media and information services company that owns such venerated titles as The Wall Street Journal and...
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September 30, 2014

5 Reasons to Attend the 2014 REALTORS® Conference & Expo

Join us November 7-10 in the Big Easy, New Orleans, for the 2014 REALTORS® Conference & Expo! Over 17,000 of your REALTOR® colleagues will be there. Why should YOU attend?  Industry trends? Best practices? Great city with even better...
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September 24, 2014

Steve Brown Speaks at Housing Summit

This week, 2014 NAR President Steve Brown joined hundreds of private-sector experts, elected officials, scholars, and industry leaders gathered in Washington, DC to discuss and debate America’s housing policy. Presented by the Bipartisan Policy Center, Housing America’s Future: New...
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September 17, 2014

NAR Leadership Team Hits the Road

Coming off the Leadership Summit last month in Chicago, and with the summer coming to a close, NAR leadership will be hitting the road this fall. Promoting the critical role REALTORS® play as the first point of contact with...
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September 5, 2014

Conversations with Real Insight Launches with Secretary Julian Castro

By 2014 NAR President Steve Brown I’m excited to announce the launch of our new campaign, Conversations with Real Insight. This new initiative is a series of live and online events that feature REALTORS®, policymakers, and various industry leaders...

August Recess Isn’t Slowing Down NAR

By 2014 NAR President Steve Brown Congress has adjourned for the rest of the summer, but that isn’t stopping REALTORS® from staying in touch with our representatives. NAR’s hardworking Federal Political Coordinators are meeting with Congress in their home...
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August 25, 2014

Fix the Cap

By 2014 NAR President Steve Brown Because of NAR’s efforts and the REALTOR® Party‘s diligence, I am pleased to report that the United States House of Representatives passed the Mortgage Choice Act this past month. This bill would return...
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July 2, 2014