The REALTOR® Party is a powerful alliance of REALTORS® and REALTOR® Associations working to protect and promote homeownership and property investment. The REALTOR® Party speaks with one voice to advance candidates and public policies that build strong communities and promote a vibrant business environment.
This annual professional development conference for state and local real estate association professionals who provide guidance to and work for associations in the areas of government affairs, political affairs, or any legislative and regulatory affairs. The 2019 GAD Institute is July 16-18 in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Payments for bona fide services provided and made at fair market value do not violate RESPA, reinforcing NAR's support of marketing service agreements.
It is no longer just millennials propelling interest in walkable communities. Members of the silent or greatest generation, those born before 1944, also prefer smaller homes in neighborhoods with easy walks to shops and restaurants.
Walkability, transportation options, quality of life, and length of commutes all figured into the responses to the survey.
In early 2017, 2017 NAR President Bill Brown appointed a PAG to analyze the first five years of the REALTOR® Party Initiative and to recommend ways to make the resources provided to state and local associations more efficient and effective. Check out the PAG's recommendations.