REALTORS® Confidence Index Survey: February 2019 Highlights

The REALTORS® Confidence Index (RCI)[1] survey gathers monthly information from REALTORS® about local real estate market conditions, characteristics of buyers and sellers, and issues affecting homeownership and real estate transactions.[2] This report presents key results about market transactions from February 2019. View and download the full report here.Market Conditions and Expectations The REALTORS® Buyer Traffic [...]

By |2019-03-29T15:19:12+00:00March 29th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

NAR Testifies in Senate on Data Privacy

On March 26, 2019, Nina Dosanjh, Vice Chair of NAR’s Federal Technology Policy Committee, presented testimony before the Senate Commerce Subcommittee on Manufacturing, Trade and Consumer Protection for the hearing entitled “Small Business Perspectives on a Federal Data Privacy Framework.” Ms. Dosanjh urged the Subcommittee to take into account several key principles and considerations when [...]

By |2019-03-29T15:12:56+00:00March 29th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Committee Leadership Camp

RegisterNew for 2019's Leadership Week, the Committee Leadership Camp provides a day of immersive and engaging training and networking for the volunteer committee leaders of the National Association of REALTORS®. Participants receive training on topics such as leadership skills, communication and leading an effective meeting. Chairs and Vice Chairs are also given an opportunity to collaborate [...]

By |2019-03-27T21:41:28+00:00March 27th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Leadership Week

Welcome to NAR Leadership Week, a week full of NAR Leadership Activities that will help members and associations Own Who We R!August 11 – 16, 2019, Chicago, IL Leadership Week consists of a full week of education, motivation and inspiration for incoming 2020 leaders taking place this August! In addition to the flagship event, NAR’s [...]

By |2019-03-27T21:10:34+00:00March 27th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Realtors® Offer Perspectives on Data Privacy to Senate Commerce Committee

WASHINGTON (March 26, 2019) – The National Association of Realtors®' 2019 Vice Chair of Federal Technology Policy testified before the Senate on Tuesday as Congress continues its push to craft data privacy legislation. Nina Dosanjh offered NAR's perspective on how federal efforts to protect consumer information can be beneficial for America's small businesses, including real [...]

By |2019-03-26T17:30:20+00:00March 26th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

NAR Hosts FBI for Industry Wire Fraud Meeting

On Tuesday March 12, 2019, NAR hosted representatives of the American Bankers Association, American Land Title Association, Mortgage Bankers Association, RESPRO, and the American Escrow Agents Association together with the FBI to discuss wire fraud in the real estate industry. While the industry continues to educate their members on practices to combat wire fraud, this [...]

By |2019-03-15T16:36:41+00:00March 15th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How Agent Deaths Spawned REALTOR® Action

The death of a real estate agent, particularly when foul play is suspected, leaves a hole in the industry and the hearts of friends, colleagues, and loved ones. But while it’s a time of mourning, it’s also an opportunity for associations, brokerages, and individual agents to re-evaluate safety protocols and renew their commitment to working [...]

By |2019-03-14T15:00:58+00:00March 14th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

NAR Hosts Housing Industry Meeting

On Friday, March 8, NAR’s President, John Smaby, NAR's CEO, Bob Goldberg, and other NAR senior staff met with leaders of the National Association of Homebuilders, the Mortgage Bankers Association, and the American Bankers Association to discuss hot button housing policy issues. The group shared its efforts to promote homeownership and discussed ways our associations [...]

By |2019-03-11T20:16:31+00:00March 11th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments