In this 14-minute podcast, IREM member Barbara Holland discusses a course developed by IREM targeted at individuals who are new to property management.
2011 NAR President Ron Phipps discusses his meeting with Federal Housing Finance Administration Acting Director Ed DeMarco about the importance of reinstating the higher loan limits, and the positive effect it will have on ensuring that the American Dream of home ownership remains affordable for the middle class.
2011 NAR Treasurer Bill Armstrong provides an update on a temporary extension of the National Flood Insurance Program and other news from Washington affecting commercial REALTORS®. He also offers a preview of what commercial REALTORS® can expect at the 2011 REALTORS® Conference & Expo.
President Ron Phipps promotes the upcoming online Town Hall on October 27, 2011, at 1:00 pm central time, and encourages members to submit their questions for NAR Leadership to answer during the Town Hall.
2011 NAR President Ron Phipps remembers Apple CEO Steve Jobs and his impact on the real estate industry and encourages REALTORS® to be like Steve Jobs in our efforts to be architects for change in the housing industry and our country.
2011 NAR President Ron Phipps discusses his involvement in the "New Solutions for America's Housing Crisis" conference, and highlights how REALTORS® are the driving force behind those solutions that will rebuild the housing market.
NAR Treasurer Bill Armstrong explains why when it comes to commercial real estate, the concept of lenders having "skin in the game" by holding them partially responsible for loans, doesn't work and could actually harm the industry.
2011 NAR President Ron Phipps discusses how the Leadership Team is traveling to every corner of the country this month to listen to our members' concerns, and how NAR is working to address them.
2011 NAR President Ron Phipps reflects on the 10th anniversary of the September 11 attacks by remembering close friends in the military who work to protect the freedoms that have made America so special and great.
2011 NAR President Ron Phipps discusses how the effects of Hurricane Irene should remind all REALTORS® that flooding happens everywhere, which is why REALTORS® should take action to urge their Senators to reauthorize the National Flood Insurance Program before it expires on September 30.