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U.S. existing home sales hit 18-month high; prices rise

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. home resales surged to their highest level in 18 months in March as inventories improved, a sign of strength in the housing market ahead of the spring selling season. The National Association of Realtors said...Show More Summary

NAR chooses 7 startups for its tech accelerator class of 2015

The National Association of Realtors has announced the seven startups that will make up the 2015 class of its tech accelerator program, REach. This class, REach’s third, was chosen from a pool of hundreds of applicants -- more than double...Show More Summary

The return of the broke homeowner: Between 2006 and 2014 9.3 million homeowners were foreclosed on, received a DIL or short sold.

America is the land of second, third, and even fourth chances.  The same applies to house lusting buyers.  The National Associate of Realtors (NAR) had some interesting data regarding potential future home buyers.   Their analysis found that between 2006 and 2014 some 9.3 million homeowners were foreclosed on, received a deed-in-lieu of foreclosure or short […]

New credit scores could bolster housing market

The National Association of Realtors says that the adoption of new credit-scoring models could improve the ability of borrowers who lost their homes during the foreclosure crisis to buy again. Nearly one million of the 9.3 million homeowners who underwent a foreclosure, received a deed-in-lieu...

ICANN teams up with trade group for first ever top-level domain tied to a member database

ICANN, the governing body over all top-level domains (.com,.gov,.edu) has partnered with the National Association of Realtors which has obtained the.REALTOR top-level domain, and only members can obtain one. Follow The American Genius on Facebook for exclusive & breaking business stories Get more Business News at AGBeat

NAR’S digital signature software benefit goes global

Digital signature software is a critical asset to today’s highly mobile paperless agent. The National Association of Realtors (NAR) has been a long-term strategic partner with DocuSign for years and offers Realtors substantial discounts on their line of real estate digital signature products...

Lawler: Early Read on Existing Home Sales in March; Look for a Big Jump

From housing economist Tom Lawler:Based on state and local realtor/MLS reports I’ve seen from across the country, I estimate that existing home sales as measured by the National Association of Realtors ran at a seasonally adjusted annual...Show More Summary

Vet your marketing service agreements with a new list of NAR ‘dos and don’ts’

Confused about the term “marketing service agreements” that regulators keep tossing out? The National Association of Realtors (NAR) has published a list of “dos” and “don’ts” for Realtors who may be contemplating entering into MSAs with lender partners...

Lawler: Very Early Read on Existing Home Sales in March, "sizable monthly gain"

From housing economist Tom Lawler:Based on the limited number of local realtor/MLS reports I’ve seen from across the country, I estimate that existing home sales as measured by the National Association of Realtors ran at a seasonally...Show More Summary

Pricing a home to sell the right way using preappraisals in real estate

Most of us wish we could, but a smarter way to avoid pitfalls is to use the available tools designed to price a home accurately from the start. The National Association of Realtors reports that over 15 percent of home sales are delayed, renegotiated or canceled due to home appraisals falling short of the contract price. Show More Summary

Small associations bristle under NAR mandates

The phrase “real estate is local” is a mantra heard ad infinitum, and Realtors are an independent bunch. So when sweeping orders from the National Association of Realtors to offer a minimum set of services came from on high, some...

NAR and Move settle lawsuit over .realtor domains

The National Association of Realtors and realtor.com operator Move Inc. have settled a lawsuit over the use of the new.realtor top-level domain outside of the U.S. -- but the agreement is confidential, leaving several questions about Move's rights to the domain unanswered...

NAR and Move Reach Agreement Over Use Of Top Level Domains Outside The United States

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) and Move have reached agreement over the use of top level domains outside of the United States.

Mandates drive associations to join forces or dissolve

Some local Realtor associations scrambling to meet a deadline to offer a minimum set of services mandated by the National Association of Realtors are doing so by either joining forces or dissolving altogether...

Are millennials responsible for the global real estate market boost?

A recent National Association of Realtors report, Home Buyer and Seller Generational Trends 2015, revealed that the global real estate market is once again witnessing a large number of millennial homebuyers and realty investors. These young financiers have braved the recession that almost strangled the market to death a couple of months ago. Show More Summary

Todd Carpenter: ‘Anything that’s happening in the real estate industry will show up on Twitter’

The managing director of data analytics at the National Association of Realtors says that Twitter is "where I share the most, and more importantly, it’s where I listen to the industry the most... You just have to know who to listen to."...

The Foreigners That Are Spending Billions On American Real Estate

Data Visualisation by @JodySieradzki. Data Source: National Association of Realtors.

Rising tide but no tidal wave of new .realtor agent websites

It’s looking like there won’t be a tidal wave of new real estate agent websites incorporating the “.realtor” domain extension after all. The National Association of Realtors has offered to give 500,000.realtor domain names away to members, and had...

3 critical strategies to urge first-time homebuyers to act now

According to the National Association of Realtors' 2014 Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers, first-time buyers accounted for only 33 percent of all sales, the lowest mark in this century. The issue is how to overcome first-time-buyer reluctance and persuade them to buy now...

Lawler: Early Read on Existing Home Sales in February

From housing economist Tom Lawler:Based on local realtor/MLS reports from across the country, I project that existing home sales as measured by the National Association of Realtors ran at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 4.87 million...Show More Summary

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