New and Updated in the Library – October 2017

The following References have recently been updated in the Library: Arbitration & Dispute Resolution Traditionally, real estate industry disputes rely on negotiation for solutions. If negotiation fails, litigation is often initiated. Mediation involves the skillful intervention of a third-party...
October 13, 2017

What We’re Reading: October 2-6

Nobel Prize, security, smart home, Santa, calories, close calls, temperature, AOL, river cruise, and shopping. Pretty sure we could deal with a phone call at an inconvenient time for news of this sort. There have been so many high...
October 6, 2017

Top Field Guides for September 2017

Field Guides are one-stop resource packages on dozens of subjects of interest to REALTORS®. On each page you’ll find links to articles, books, web sites, statistics, and other material on each subject. The list of the most-used field guides from...
October 2, 2017

What We’re Reading: September 25-29

The Chicago Cubs, Levi’s Jacket, New iOS 11, Microsoft Office 2019, Twitter, Hipster Neighborhoods, and Repurposed Mines It may be easy to miss this cottage tucked just outside of Wrigley Field. Bill Murray has been approached to play the...
September 29, 2017

What We’re Reading: September 18-22

Pumpkin spice, New Vocabulary Words, Greening the Workspace, Bitcoin Real Estate Deals and Animal Photography Sick of Pumpkin spice already? (Personally, I was never into it in the first place)       flavourcurator.ca   Could binge watching TV...
September 22, 2017

What We’re Reading: September 11-15

Hurricanes, copyright, retail, hygge, moving, design, archaeology, and rare animals. When the media tells you not to go outside during extreme weather, then goes out into extreme weather… Who owns the rights to the photo when a monkey takes...
September 15, 2017

Top Field Guides for August 2017

Field Guides are one-stop resource packages on dozens of subjects of interest to REALTORS®. On each page you’ll find links to articles, books, web sites, statistics, and other material on each subject. The list of the most-used field guides from...
September 11, 2017

What We’re Reading: September 4-8

Hurricane(s), chocolate, Shatner, behaviors, electric cars, flavor, language, and Google Drive. Where there were once many available rental units, now not so many. Stay safe! Track Hurricane Irma here. And in case you didn’t know, Hurricane Jose is behind...
September 8, 2017

Legalese

Not many people possess the language skills of my older brother. I learned early on never to play Scrabble or Balderdash with him, but whenever I didn’t understand the meaning of a word, I could always ask him. And...
September 6, 2017

What We’re Reading: Aug. 28-Sept. 1

Hurricane Harvey, “resimercial,” solar energy, marketing, art, biometrics, childhood, and Apple rumors. The REALTORS® Relief Foundation is one way of helping victims of the destruction Hurricane Harvey has left in its wake. As good as a beer might sound...
September 1, 2017