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Coronavirus not slowing down NAR’s pocket listing policy

Several MLSs are adding a "Coming Soon" status for the first time as part of the rollout, while others are instituting weighty fines for violations.
Tags: Radio, NAR, Cindy Miller, Austin Board of Realtors, National Association of Realtors, Maris, Houston Association of Realtors, Coming Soon, Select, HAR, CMLS, Art Carter, Metro MLS, John Mosey, MRED, MLS & Associations


A comprehensive guide to industry resources for real estate agents

Real estate companies, trade groups and government agencies are offering resources amid the pandemic. Inman is trying to compile them all in one guide that will be updated daily.
Tags: Cdc, Regulations, Radio, Unemployment, Agent, Compass, Zillow, Stimulus, Redfin, NAR, Inman, SBA, National Association of Realtors, Brokerage, Select, California Association Of Realtors


How to get a loan and save your business during the pandemic

In a bill passed last week, lawmakers provided for some serious financial aid for small businesses such as real estate brokerages.
Tags: Real Estate, Small Business, Radio, Venture Capital, Agent, Fred Wilson, Industry News, NAR, National Association of Realtors, Markets & Economy, Brokerage, Select, Small Business Loan, Pandemic, Steven Mnuchin, Tribus


Pending home sales rise in February

According to NAR's Pending Homes Sales Index, pending home sales increased 2.4 percent in February.
Tags: Sacramento, Data, Analysis, Radio, Agent, Rochester, Modesto, Colorado Springs, NAR, National Association of Realtors (NAR, Coronavirus, NAR chief economist Lawrence Yun, Nar Pending Home Sales Index


A Strategy for Virtual Showings During COVID-19

Mabél Guzmán, NAR’s 2020 VP of Association Affairs, shares her extensive experience with virtual showings. including three key tips to help your business pivot to a virtual experience, remain effective and keep your clients well informed.
Tags: Real Estate, Radio, NAR, Association Affairs, General Interest, COVID-19


Pending Home Sales Increase 2.4% in February

Washington, D.C. – March 30, 2020 (nar.realtor) Pending home sales rose in February, climbing for the second consecutive month, according to the National Association of Realtors®. Each of the four major regions saw an increase in month-over-month contract activity, as well as growth in year-over-year pending home sales transactions compared to one year ago. The Pending Home Sales Index (PHSI),* www.nar.realtor/pending-home-sales, a forward-looking indicator based on contract signings,...
Tags: Real Estate, News, Washington, America, Radio, Rochester, South, NAR, Sacramento Calif, National Association of Realtors, Yun, Real Estate News, The National Association of Realtors, Colorado Springs Colo, Lawrence Yun, MODESTO Calif


A comprehensive list of online training classes available to agents

Although many brokerages are offering online training to their agents, some companies are providing online training services to any agent who's interested.
Tags: Agent, Lifestyle, Select, Technology, Agent Training, Agent Webinar, Boomtown, Gary Keller, Lone Wolf, NAR, Online Training, Realtor Magazine, Realvolve, The Urban Land Institute, Tom Ferry, Yardi


NAR revives free program for first time since 2009 recession

The program gives Realtors free access to transaction tools, educational webinars and other services.
Tags: Radio, NAR, National Association of Realtors, Realtor, Bob Goldberg, Vince Malta, MLS & Associations


Special Message from NAR President Vince Malta (with Spanish Subtitles)

2020 NAR President Vince Malta with a special message for REALTORS® and REALTOR® Associations.
Tags: Real Estate, Radio, NAR, General Interest, Vince Malta


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...
Tags: Real Estate, News, America, Radio, San Francisco CA, NAR, National Association of Realtors, Real Estate News, Leadership Team, Bob Goldberg, Vince Malta, Malta Co Inc, Right Tools Right Now


NAR Commends Protections for Realtors®, U.S. Consumers in $2 Trillion Economic Relief Bill

Realtor® group prepared comprehensive overview of stimulus package to educate membership on its impactWashington, D.C. – March 27, 2020 (nar.realtor) As the House of Representatives’ voted Friday to send a historic COVID-19 relief package to President Trump, the National Association of Realtors® published a comprehensive guide to the $2 trillion, 880-page bill educating Realtors® on the many benefits secured by NAR. The nation’s largest trade association is also offering separate, evolving guida...
Tags: Real Estate, News, America, Radio, House Of Representatives, Bill, Congressional, Small Business Administration, NAR, National Association of Realtors, Real Estate News, Vince Malta, COVID


NAR Webinar: REALTORS and The Tax Cuts & Job Act-2020

Charlotte, NC – March 25, 2020 (PRNewswire) LendingTree®, the nation’s leading online loan marketplace, released its latest report on the recent growth in refinance applications compared to the same time period in 2019. The economic effects of the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic have led to unprecedented volatility in mortgage interest rates and an overwhelming surge of borrower demand. LendingTree data shows that refinance mortgage applications through LendingTree’s marketplace tripled from a yea...
Tags: Real Estate, News, Minnesota, Minneapolis, California, Montana, Washington, Virginia, Alabama, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Radio, North Dakota, Alaska, San Diego, Nebraska


U.S. Census Bureau’s Special Message to Realtors®

The National Association of Realtors® is an official #2020Census Bureau Partner. #Realtors, join in educating your clients, friends, and neighbors about the importance of responding to the 2020 Census. Learn more at nar.realtor/census. #RealtorsCount
Tags: Radio, Census, NAR, U S Census Bureau, National Association of Realtors, General Interest, Bureau Partner Realtors


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


NAR Webinar: REALTORS and The Tax Cuts & Job Act-2020

The following financial source webinar covers how many REALTORS® enter the market as a sole proprietorship, which is a valid form of business. In doing so, it is very important to develop an understanding of how to transact business in an effective but cost-efficient manner. The earlier you recognize and address how to transact your business as a business, the sooner your business will benefit. In addition, this webinar highlights and incorporates how certain newly enacted tax provisions of the ...
Tags: Business, Radio, NAR, Formation, General Interest


Existing-Home Sales Housing Snapshot – NAR Infographic

Source: nar.realtor February 2020 brought 5.77 million in sales, a median sales price of $270,100, and 3.1 months of inventory. The median sales price is up 8.0% year over year, and inventory is down 0.5 months from February 2019.
Tags: Radio, 2020, February, NAR, General Interest, NAR Infographic


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


US home sales jumped to 13-year high before viral outbreak

WASHINGTON — U.S. home sales jumped in February to their highest level in 13 years, a trend that will almost certainly be reversed as people stop showing their property out of fear of infection in the coronavirus outbreak.The National Association of Realtors said Friday that home sales jumped 6.5% in February from the previous month, to a seasonally adjusted annual pace of 5.77 million. The report covers contracts that were signed in December and January, with closings in February. The first rep...
Tags: Business, News, Washington, China, US, NAR, National Association of Realtors, Yun, Lawrence Yun, Ian Shepherdson, Pantheon Macroeconomics


Nearly half of Realtors say buyer interest has dropped due to coronavirus

One week ago, only 16% of Realtors reported a decrease in homebuyers as a result of COVID-19.
Tags: Data, Analysis, Radio, Agent, Commercial Real Estate, NAR, Leasing, Homebuyers, Home Sellers, Coronavirus, NAR chief economist Lawrence Yun


NAR Survey Finds Nearly Half of Realtors® Say Home Buyer Interest Has Decreased Due to the Coronavirus Outbreak

Washington, D.C. – March 19, 2020 (nar.realtor) Nearly half of Realtors® – 48% – said home buyer interest has decreased due to the coronavirus outbreak, according to a new survey from the National Association of Realtors®. That percentage tripled from a week ago when it stood at 16%. Almost seven in 10 Realtors® – 69% – said there’s no change in the number of homes on the market due to the coronavirus outbreak, down from 87% a week ago. “The decline in confidence related to the direct...
Tags: Real Estate, News, Washington, America, Radio, NAR, National Association of Realtors, Real Estate News, Lawrence Yun, COVID


EXp’s VirBELA launches virtual world for events

The move comes at a time when many in the real estate industry are canceling their in-person events and looking for virtual solutions.
Tags: Technology, Radio, Event, Conference, Trade Show, NAR, Brokerage, Select, Real Estate Conference, Exp Realty, VirBELA


Compass CEO Robert Reffkin calls on Congress to provide aid to agents

Robert Reffkin argued coronavirus aid shouldn't be limited to W2 workers. The National Association of Realtors has also said it is working to ensure aid packages benefit to agents.
Tags: Congress, Entrepreneur, Radio, Washington Dc, Agent, Compass, Donald Trump, Industry News, Trump, NAR, National Association of Realtors, Markets & Economy, Select, News Brief, President Trump, Robert Reffkin


NAR to Deliver Virtual Solutions for 2020 Realtors® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo

In-person meetings will not be held as scheduled from May 11–16 Washington, D.C. – March 18, 2020 (nar.realtor) Due to recent restrictions and recommendations implemented by the federal and Washington, D.C. governments, the National Association of Realtors® announced Wednesday that it will deliver previously-planned programming and committee meetings virtually. With the Centers for Disease Control issuing guidance limiting discretionary travel and large gatherings, and the city of Washington,...
Tags: Real Estate, News, Washington, America, Radio, Committee, Washington D C, Centers for Disease Control, NAR, National Association of Realtors, Real Estate News, National Association of Realtors ®, Legislative Meetings and Trade Expo


NAR’s midyear conference goes virtual due to coronavirus

The National Association of Realtors will no longer host its regularly scheduled Realtors Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo in person in May.
Tags: Select, Coronavirus, NAR, Nar Midyear, Nar Midyear Conference, National Association Of Realtors, Realtors Legislative Meetings And Trade Expo


Compass CEO Robert Reffkin calls on Congress to provide aid to agents

Robert Reffkin argued coronavirus aid shouldn't be limited to W2 workers. The National Association of Realtors has also said it is working to ensure aid packages benefit to agents.
Tags: Congress, Entrepreneur, Radio, Washington Dc, Agent, Compass, Donald Trump, Industry News, Trump, NAR, National Association of Realtors, Markets & Economy, Select, News Brief, President Trump, Robert Reffkin


Trump may allow homeowners to delay mortgage payments

The administration did not make clear how borrowers might catch up on payments in the future, however.
Tags: Radio, Italy, Agent, Mortgage, Trump, NAR, Mortgage Bankers Association, Markets & Economy, Select, News Brief, President Trump, Mortgage Payments, Vince Malta, Natural Disaster Recovery, Coronavirus, NAR chief economist Lawrence Yun


A Special Message From NAR President Vince Malta

Here is a special message for REALTORS® and REALTOR® Associations from 2020 NAR President Vince Malta.
Tags: Real Estate, Radio, NAR, General Interest, Vince Malta, COVID-19, Caroronavirus


Second Century Ventures Makes Investment in Top Property Exchange Network

Chicago, IL – March 17, 2020 (nar.realtor) Second Century Ventures, the venture capital arm of the National Association of Realtors®, announced today that it has made an investment in RealX, an exchange to buy, sell and lease property rights. Property rights include leasing land’s surface rights for solar, wind, cell towers, timber and other uses; as well as selling or leasing subsurface rights for minerals, oil and gas, among others. RealX has had over 6 million acres registered in i...
Tags: Real Estate, News, America, Chicago, Radio, NAR, National Association of Realtors, Real Estate News, National Association of Realtors ®, SCV, Second Century Ventures, Strategic Business Innovation Technology, Mark Birschbach, Luke Glass RealX


NAR to Deliver Virtual Solutions for 2020 Realtors® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo

Irvine, CA – March 12, 2020 (PRNewswire) ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s premier property database first property data provider of Data-as-a-Service (DaaS), today released its Q1 2020 Single-Family Rental Market report, which ranks the best U.S. markets for buying single-family rental properties in 2020. The report analyzed single-family rental returns in 389 U.S. counties with a population of at least 100,000 and sufficient rental and home price data. Rental data comes ...
Tags: Real Estate, News, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Radio, United States, Nashville, Philadelphia, Detroit, San Diego County, Memphis, Salisbury, Miami Dade County, Los Angeles County, NAR, Cumberland County


Will coronavirus kill local open houses and home sales?

Ramifications of a global pandemic are starting to ripple through the Southern California housing market as virtual home tours replace in-person showings and homeowners cancel open houses to avoid coming face-to-face with potentially infected home shoppers. A sign in front of an open house on N. Valleyview Street at E. Bixby Avenue in Orange on Saturday afternoon, March 14, 2020. The ramifications of a global pandemic are starting to filter through the Southern California housing market as vir...
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