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NAR Relaunches ‘Right Tools, Right Now’ to Help Realtors® Face Coronavirus’s Impacts

Program from 2009-10 being revived to offer resources and guidance to NAR members during COVID-19 crisisChicago, IL – March 27, 2020 (nar.realtor) The National Association of Realtors® announced the return of its ‘Right Tools, Right Now’ program, which will make numerous business-critical resources immediately available to all of the association’s 1.4 million members at reduced or no cost. Originating in response to the financial crisis, nearly one million Realtors® accessed $54 million worth of...
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Realtors® Applaud HUD’s Timely $40M Grant Award to Combat Housing Discrimination

Washington, D.C – March 25, 2020 (nar.realtor) National Association of Realtors® President Vince Malta issued the following statement after the Department of Housing and Urban Development announced Wednesday that it will grant $40 million to organizations addressing fair housing violations across the U.S. More than $1 million is being awarded within locations designated as underserved by the Qualified Opportunity Zone program, which NAR has championed since it was established in 2017 tax reform ...
Tags: Real Estate, News, Washington, America, Radio, Hud, Malta, San Francisco CA, Carson, NAR, National Association of Realtors, Department of Housing and Urban Development, Real Estate News, The National Association of Realtors, Vince Malta, Malta Co Inc


Existing-Home Sales Jump 6.5% in February

Washington, D.C. March 20, 2020 (nar.realtor) Existing-home sales climbed substantially in February after a slight decline in January, according to the National Association of Realtors®. Of the four major regions, only the Northeast reported a drop in sales, while other areas saw increases, including sizable sales gains in the West. Total existing-home sales,1 https://www.nar.realtor/existing-home-sales, completed transactions that include single-family homes, townhomes, condominiums ...
Tags: Real Estate, News, Washington, White House, America, Radio, West, Rochester, South, Malta, Midwest, Northeast, Congressional, NAR, U S Census Bureau, National Association of Realtors


Home Buying Desires of Millennials Mirror Silent Generation, Realtor® Report Finds

Washington, D.C. – March 5, 2020 (nar.realtor) A number of the homebuying characteristics of younger millennials are replicating the buying desires of those in the silent generation. This is according to the latest study from the National Association of Realtors®, the 2020 Home Buyer and Seller Generational Trends report1, which researched each generation to examine the differences of recent homebuyers and home sellers. The NAR report found that despite the obvious age gap between ...
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Realtors® Applaud Calabria, FHFA Investment in Housing Affordability Solutions

Washington, D.C. – February 28, 2020 (nar.realtor) National Association of Realtors® President Vince Malta issued the following statement in response to reports that the Federal Housing Finance Agency – under the direction of Mark Calabria – allocated $502.2 million to the National Housing Trust Fund and the Capital Magnet Fund, marking the GSE’s largest-ever contribution to the federally-managed entities. “NAR commends the Federal Housing Finance Agency for authorizing nearly half a ...
Tags: Real Estate, News, Washington, America, San Francisco, Radio, Malta, Calabria, NAR, FHFA, National Association of Realtors, Real Estate News, Federal Housing Finance Agency, GSE, Mark Calabria, National Housing Trust Fund


NAR Applauds Commitment to Qualified Opportunity Zones Program in State of the Union

Washington, D.C. – February 5, 2020 (nar.realtor) National Association of Realtors® President Vince Malta responded to last night’s State of the Union address after President Trump reiterated his support for the opportunity zones program and for bipartisan infrastructure reform. NAR also stressed its ongoing defense of the Department of Labor’s Association Health Plans rule following the President’s pledge to expand new health care options for American families. “NAR has worked closel...
Tags: Real Estate, News, Congress, Washington, America, San Francisco, Radio, Malta, Trump, NAR, National Association of Realtors, Real Estate News, Vince Malta, Malta Co Inc, Department of Labor 's Association Health Plans, DOL 's Association Health Plans


NAR’s Second Annual Policy Forum Explores Barriers to Affordable Housing in U.S.

REALTORS® unveil white papers spotlighting zoning, ADUs, federal tax incentives for homeownership Washington, D.C. – February 6, 2020 (nar.realtor) As home prices continue rising faster than wages in a majority of U.S. markets, the National Association of Realtors® and its 1.4 million members have made housing affordability a top advocacy priority in 2020. This topic was the focus of NAR’s second annual Policy Forum, hosted today at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. ...
Tags: Real Estate, News, Congress, Washington, America, San Francisco, Radio, Hud, FHA, NAR, National Association of Realtors, National Press Club, Yun, Real Estate News, The National Association of Realtors, Lawrence Yun


At Housing Affordability Policy Forum, NAR Examines Racial Homeowner Gap

Washington, D.C. – February 6, 2020 (nar.realtor) While housing affordability concerns intensify throughout the U.S., the gap in homeownership rates between white and black Americans recorded at the end of 2019 is larger than it was over 50 years ago. At the National Press Club in Washington, D.C., the National Association of Realtors® hosted discussions examining the issue and the various factors pushing homeownership out of reach for American families. During a session at NAR’s seco...
Tags: Real Estate, News, Washington, America, San Francisco, Radio, Hud, Urban Institute, NAR, U S Census Bureau, Greene, National Association of Realtors, Real Estate News, Jim Park, Bryan Greene, National Association of Real Estate Brokers


NAR Seeks Entries for 2020 Volunteering Works Mentoring Program

Washington, D.C. – January 30, 2020 (nar.realtor) For 11 years, the National Association of Realtors® has given Realtors® who have demonstrated a commitment to public service an opportunity to enhance their charitable work through the Volunteering Works Grant and Mentoring Program. The program, which matches mentors with Realtors® who want to expand their community service outreach, is now seeking entries for 2020. “I am incredibly proud of the cumulative impact that Realtors® have on...
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As HUD Moves to Limit Assistance Animal Policy Abuse, Realtors® Applaud Common Sense Reforms

Washington, D.C. – January 28, 2020 (nar.org) National Association of Realtors® President Vince Malta issued the following statement after the Department of Housing and Urban Development unveiled new assistance animal policy guidance Tuesday afternoon. NAR’s leadership team met with HUD officials to discuss its priorities for reform last year at the department’s Washington, D.C. offices. “This law exists to protect millions of Americans with disabilities who rely on the support of the...
Tags: Real Estate, Washington, America, Radio, Hud, Malta, San Francisco CA, Carson, NAR, National Association of Realtors, Department of Housing and Urban Development, Real Estate News, Vince Malta, Malta Co Inc


Existing-Home Sales Climb 3.6% in December

Washington, D.C. – January 22, 2020 (nar.org) Existing-home sales grew in December, bouncing back after a slight fall in November, according to the National Association of Realtors®. Although the Midwest saw sales decline, the other three major U.S. regions reported meaningful growth last month. Total existing-home sales,1 https://www.nar.realtor/existing-home-sales, completed transactions that include single-family homes, townhomes, condominiums and co-ops, increased 3.6% from Novemb...
Tags: Real Estate, Washington, America, Radio, West, South, Midwest, San Francisco California, Freddie Mac, Northeast, NAR, U S Census Bureau, National Association of Realtors, Yun, Real Estate News, Lawrence Yun


NAR Commends White House Efforts to Spur Housing Construction

Washington, D.C. – January 24, 2020 (nar.org) NAR President Vince Malta issued the following statement after the Trump administration on Thursday unveiled its replacement of the Obama-era regulation known as “Waters of the U.S.” At an event in Las Vegas, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Andrew Wheeler and Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works R.D. James said the new EPA rule will allow states to more efficiently manage local waterways while maintaining current environmenta...
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National Association of Realtors® Installs 2019 Leadership

Boston, MA – November 5, 2018 (nar.realtor) John Smaby, a second-generation Realtor® from Edina, Minnesota, was installed today as 2019 president of the National Association of Realtors® during the 2018 REALTORS® Conference & Expo. Smaby was NAR’s 2018 president-elect and 2017 first vice president. He has been in the industry for nearly 40 years and is a broker at Edina Realty where he specializes in residential real estate. He has held numerous positions nationally and with Minnesota REALTORS®...
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National Association of REALTORS® Installs 2018 Leadership

Chicago, IL – November 6, 2017 (nar.realtor) Elizabeth Mendenhall, a sixth-generation Realtor® from Columbia, Missouri was installed today as 2018 president of the National Association of Realtors® during the REALTORS® Conference & Expo in Chicago. Mendenhall was NAR’s 2017 president-elect and 2016 first vice president. She has been a Realtor® for 20 years and is CEO of RE/MAX Boone Realty. On the national level, Mendenhall currently serves on the Executive Committee and board of directors. She...
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