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An NAR forum addressed the likelihood of the cryptocurrency becoming an accepted funding source for home purchases in the future, and the components and complexities of adapting blockchain services into members’ respective businesses.
The Counselors of Real Estate identified the most pressing trends and challenges that will impact the housing and commercial real estate market now and in the years to come.
Businesses and reputations are experiencing security risks many are not prepared for. NAR is providing tools and resources for Realtors® to ensure the data of their clients is protected.
A panel discussion clarified the misconception that real estate professionals are prohibited from speaking to appraisers. Real estate professionals are encouraged to communicate with appraisers in a professional and productive manner, as relevant information from real estate professionals may help an appraiser independently arrive at an opinion of value.
While ride-sharing services are responsible for a large percentage of alternative transport, micro-mobility platforms, such as bike and scooter shares, are beginning to rise in popularity.