News and Insights

August 2019

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NAR Wins Sustainability Award

Just two years after launching its sustainability program, the National Association of REALTORS® has won an award for its efforts to integrate sustainability throughout the organization. 

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Mark Your Calendar: 2019 REALTORS® Conference & Expo

Even though it seems far off, now is the time to get the 2019 REALTORS® Conference & Expo on your calendar and start thinking about what you want to get out of the November conference.

The REALTORS® Conference will take place November 8-11, while the REALTORS® Expo will take place November 8-10 in San Francisco.

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Educated Home Inspectors, Advancing Home Performance

Every profession – real estate practitioners, lenders, appraisers and so forth -- associated with a real estate transaction plays an important role in advancing home energy efficiency.

The home inspection industry is no exception.


Start Scheduling Fall To-Dos

Do yourself a favor by starting your fall outdoor home tasks now when the weather is nice, and you’re not rushed.

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7 Ways to Capitalize on Your New Designation

So you just earned your NAR Green Designation. Congratulations!

Now what?

It’s time to put it to work and not let it just be another bunch of letters after your name.

Here are 7 ways to start weaving your green knowledge into your business and building your green niche.


NIMBY-ism About Density

A new Redfin survey found that more than half of homebuyers and sellers oppose housing density.