Happy Thanksgiving from NAR’s 2018 Leadership Team

[By 2018 NAR President Elizabeth Mendenhall] “Gratitude can transform common days into thanksgivings, turn routine jobs into joy, and change ordinary opportunities into blessings.” -William Arthur Ward If you look beyond the turkey and trimmings, the parades and football...
November 22, 2017


[A blog post from NAR CEO Dale Stinton] For the last 12 years I have walked past a lithograph outside my office, titled ‘Bungalows’! It’s an amazingly accurate representation of what typical houses in the Chicago neighborhoods and surrounding...
July 31, 2017


[A blog post from NAR CEO Dale Stinton] B to B or Business to Business is sometimes used as shorthand for related entities or industry partners cooperating on a menu of products or services.  It is an ‘intra’ concept...
June 22, 2017


By NAR 2017 First Vice President John Smaby Last week, nearly 9600 Realtors®came to Washington to make our voices heard on protecting homeownership.  If you haven’t had the chance to come to one of our national conferences, you are...
May 24, 2017

You’re Invited! Join us in Celebrating REALTOR Advocacy this May

[A guest blog post from 2017 REALTOR® Party Director Charlie Oppler.] Tax reform, mortgage interest deduction, rent control and tax on services are just a few of the public policy issues that REALTORS are facing on a national, state and...
April 25, 2017

Beat Bill Brown’s Bracket: And Then There Were 16

Well, we certainly had a wild, wacky, and wonderful first weekend of the NCAA Basketball Championships, now didn’t we? After the dust settled, only sixteen teams remained to vie for the men’s and women’s national championship. Seems like a good...
March 23, 2017

Talkin’ ‘Bout My Generation

by William E. Brown, 2017 NAR President In the words of one of one of rock’s greatest hits, we didn’t mean to cause a big sensation…but NAR recently released its 2017 Home Buyer and Seller Generational Trends study.  This...
March 15, 2017

Beat Bill Brown’s Brackets

The NCAA Basketball Championships are upon us, and NAR President Bill Brown has caught bracket fever. Think you’ve got the prognostication chops to top NAR’s President? Then head to the links below to make your picks, for both the Men’s...
March 15, 2017

Magic of the Season

by William E. Brown, 2017 NAR President I was a “spirited” child growing up. Perhaps my family would choose a different adjective… let’s just say I had a lot of energy. However, in 1963, when I was eleven years...
December 16, 2016

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