About This Series
The Voice for Real Estate is NAR's bi-weekly video news series. Every two weeks, host Stephen Gasque, NAR's director of broadcasting, shines a spotlight on the top legislative, regulatory, and legal issues NAR is working on, and he will summarize recent research findings.
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REALTORS® win big--and the CFPB loses--in a major RESPA ruling.
We're not there yet on lower owner-occupancy ratios for FHA condo loans. Other stories look at HARP, home sales and a word from the NAR president.
Patent troll that seeks fees from real estate companies agreed to stop; FSBO transactions down, registering to vote and a new Congress-what to expect.
NAR to launch an educational program to help Realtors better understand property investment, using drones to market homes and Realtors lending a hand.
NAR goes to the White House, tightening lending standards for commercial real estate, women in commercial real estate, scams and best markets.
Top stories: home sales may peak, NAR wins on condo loans and on closing documents, money laundering involving real estate, rural & residential loans.
Home buyers achieve a big victory with passage of reforms to FHA condo loan rules.
Brexit has led to lower mortgage rates; the final rule for the commercial use of drones; how laser technology can help lower flood insurance premiums.
REALTORS® Call for Action on condo financing, plus, the “Move-Zillow” settlement details.
Signed contracts reach highest level in ten years, the Real Estate profession is getting younger, and NAR fights trolls.