Archive for April, 2016


Chicago Association of REALTORS® relocating to the REALTOR Building by year-end

Chicago Association of REALTORS® relocating to the REALTOR Building by year-end April 27, 2016  |  Stephanie Aguilar  |  Print Article  |  Email this Article The REALTOR® Building, 430 N. Michigan Ave. The Chicago Association of REALTORS® and the National Association of REALTORS® offices will soon be under one roof. C.A.R will be relocating from its current space at 200 […]

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Zenergyst Selected for National Association of REALTORS REach Accelerator for 2016

ATLANTA, April 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Real Estate Sales Process software company Zenergyst was chosen to participate in the eight-month REach program, run by Second Century Ventures, the technology fund and strategic arm of the National Association of Realtors.   Photo – http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20160426/360053 REach was created to identify and support new companies that NAR believes […]

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US Home Prices Rise at Solid Pace, Even With Flat Sales

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New-Home Sales Rise in March as Prices Drop

Feverpitched/iStock Buyers, many of whom have been frustrated by the lack of homes on the market and even outbid on the abodes of their dreams, snapped up more newly built homes last month as prices fell. March sales of never-before-lived-in, single-family houses were up nearly 6.7% over February and about 4.3% over the previous year, […]

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First-time buyers struggle as housing demand outpaces a dwindling supply

Homes in Dallas, Texas (credit: Google Earth) Homebuyers, take heed — buying a home these days can be as hostile as an arms race. Though the economy is thriving with low unemployment and mortgage rates at record-breaking lows, the housing market supply hasn’t kept pace. All this as affordability continues to outpace wage growth in […]

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Landscaping can boost your home’s curb appeal

Denise Creswell is president of the Greater Nashville Association of Realtors.(Photo: Submitted) Grass, leaves and flowers are returning color to Middle Tennessee just in time for National Lawn and Garden Month this month. As buyers and sellers enter the real estate market, there’s an increased emphasis on making a good first impression with homes’ exterior, […]

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Easton boy wins Fair Housing Poster Contest

CONTRIBUTED PHOTOS BY DEBBIE WILKENS Fair Housing Poster Contest Wooters Caleb Wooters, front row at right and a fourth grader at the Mid-Shore Community Church School, was selected as the Mid-Shore Board of Realtors winner of the Maryland Association of Realtors Fair Housing Poster Contest. Caleb’s poster will be featured in the 2017 Maryland Association […]

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Miami, Palm Beach Realtor associations make up, share MLS data

Back in September, the head of the Miami Association of Realtors was on a witness stand in a federal courtroom in Palm Beach County, being peppered with hostile questions by an attorney for the Realtors Association of the Palm Beaches. The Palm Beaches association filed suit after the expansion-minded Miami association announced that it would […]

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Realtors spend more than $550000 to support Van Hollen in Md. Senate race

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Orange Chatham Association Of Realtors Calls For Repeal Of HB2

Photo courtesy of Orange Chatham Association of Realtors. The board of directors of the Orange Chatham Association of Realtors has called for the repeal of House Bill 2. The directors unanimously approved a resolution in their April meeting. The resolution reads: “Whereas the National Association of REALTORS and the North Carolina Association of REALTORS have affirmed […]

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