Woodcock has had a great impact on his local and state REALTOR® associations and held multiple leadership positions.
Real estate professionals and consumers often do not consider the risks of fraud in complicated real estate transactions, said attorney Jon Goodman in a session at the 2017 REALTORS® Conference & Expo. Goodman shared several red flags real estate professionals should keep in mind during a transaction, and the steps agents can take to ensure transactions are secure.
Understanding recent buyer preferences and knowing where buyers may see the best return on their purchase can ensure real estate professions are providing irreplaceable value to help their clients achieve their goals.
Nearly nine in 10 Realtors® are independent contractors and typically don’t have access to traditional employer-provided benefits, such as retirement savings plans. To help them better secure their financial futures and reach their retirement savings goals, the NAR has selected Bank of America Merrill Lynch to develop a financial wellness program with customized benefits for members.
November 4, 2017
Commercial prices will plateau and may fall in large markets, but secondary markets will experience sustained demand and stable real estate prices, according to Lawrence Yun, National Association of Realtors® chief economist.
The Federal Housing Administration fills a critical need for millions of homebuyers every year, but more can be done to put FHA loans closer in reach for creditworthy buyers.
November 3, 2017
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Elizabeth Mendenhall, incoming 2018 NAR president, shared at a news conference today that the association is working hard to harness the power of its 1.3 million members to deal with the most pressing industry and market issues ahead, and there are significant consequences for inaction.
November 3, 2017
Trust Stamp, an identity authentication startup company that leverages artificial intelligence and blockchain technologies to verify strangers’ identities and provide a trust score.
The House Financial Services Subcommittee on Housing and Insurance held a November 2, 2017 hearing on housing finance reform. NAR's Conventional Financing Committee chair, Kevin Brown, testified on key considerations.