Archive for July, 2014


National Association of Professional Women Announces Mona Pooser, Vice President, Realtor at Thomas Group Realty, a …

My background prepared me to provide the very best customer service possible during each real estate transaction that continues beyond the sale. Garden City, NY (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 NAPW honors Mona Pooser as a 2014 Professional Woman of the Year. Ms. Pooser, Vice President, Realtor at Thomas Group Realty, is recognized with this prestigious […]

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Housing Recovery Slips: 3 Stocks to Dump Now

Following the winter chill, the housing market had been undergoing a steady recovery. However, recently released data suggests that home buyers seem to be wary of making purchases at the moment. The latest of these negative reports reveals that pending home sales declined in June after three consecutive months of solid growth. Pending, New Home […]

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Local real estate cash sales lag national numbers

One-third of all home sales nationally are cash, according to the National Association of Realtors. Cash, as they say, is king; and for the state of Georgia, it aligns right with the rest of the nation having 33 percent of all sales being cash. This is higher than pre-recession numbers of 25 percent, but far […]

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It’s official: NAR to manage new ‘.realtor’ top-level Internet domain

It’s official: The National Association of Realtors will begin offering its 1 million members Web addresses with a new .realtor top-level domain sometime before October.   Screen shot of sample .realtor site In 2012, NAR applied to the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, which manages the Internet’s domain name system, to create and manage several […]

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Number of pending homes sales slips in June

WASHINGTON (AP) – Fewer Americans signed contracts to buy homes in June, as the real estate market appears to have cooled off this summer. The National Association of Realtors said Monday that its seasonally adjusted pending home sales index slipped 1.1 percent to 102.7 last month. The index remains 7.3 percent below its level a […]

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Pending home sales dip with supply shortages, flat wages

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) released their Pending Home Sales Report for June showing that pending home sales declined with the seasonally adjusted national index falling 1.1 percent from May and dropping 7.3 percent below the level seen in June 2013.  Meanwhile, the NARs chief economist Lawrence Yun indicated that while current activity has improved overall, conditions are […]

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Updater and zipLogix Partner to Simplify the Moving Process

CHICAGO, IL–(Marketwired – Jul 29, 2014) –  Updater and zipLogix, both investments of the National Association of Realtors®, announced a partnership to help real estate professionals streamline the moving process for their clients from within zipForm®. The technology collaboration will enable zipLogix users to seamlessly offer their clients Updater’s personalized and guided experience for completing […]

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New app launched by Wilmington Realtors

The app, SouthEast NC Real Estate, works on all major mobile devices and is available to download from all major app stores, including iTunes and Google Play, the WRAR said. The Brunswick County Association of Realtors launched a similar app last year named Search SouthEast NC RealEstate. Covering homes listed on the Brunswick multiple listing […]

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NAR-backed zipLogix and Updater integrating to help streamline the moving …

Two companies partially owned by the National Association of Realtors will soon integrate their products to help real estate professionals simplify the moving process for their clients, the trade group announced today. As a result of the integration, agents who use both NAR’s official forms software provider zipLogix and address-change Web app Updater will be […]

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National Association of Professional Women Announces Mona Pooser, Vice …

National Association of Professional Women Announces Mona Pooser, Vice President, Realtor at Thomas Group Realty, a 2014 Professional Woman of the Year PRWEB.COM Newswire PRWEB.COM NewswireGarden City, NY (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 NAPW honors Mona Pooser as a 2014 Professional Woman of the Year. Ms. Pooser, Vice President, Realtor at Thomas Group Realty, is recognized […]

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