What We’re Reading: June 6-10

Libraries, finance, icons, piracy, nature, architecture, Silly String, public speaking, Harry Potter, flight, robots, and the internet. What do libraries offer when books are no longer on the shelves? Will this be the future? Denmark turns normal financial models...
June 10, 2016

New and Updated in the Library – June 2016

The following Field Guides have recently been updated in the Library: Short Sales What is a short sale? A short sale is a sales transaction in which the seller’s mortgage lender agrees to accept a payoff of less than...

What We’re Reading: May 30-June 6

Panic, flotation, valuation, ice cream, design, careers, collections, marijuana, deterrents, gators, coffee, and emoji. In case of emergency, would you prefer a room, or a house? With sea levels rising, it’s prudent to design homes to keep us above...

Top Field Guides for May 2016

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...

What We’re Reading: May 23-27

Tech, tech, and more tech, offices, camping, viral videos, photography, and sales strategies! When was the last time you defragged your hard drive? Extend the life of your laptop battery. Who else has been holding out for the iPhone...

Memorial Day

Memorial Day is almost here! The official start of the summer means a lot of things to different people: lake and beach houses open up, farmers markets start up again, and white pants get worn. However, before we get...
May 25, 2016

What We’re Reading: May 16-20

Naturalism, commencement, exercise, salad, chemistry, AI, books, sharks, alternative housing, and ingenuity! This building was inspired by sea life. Quickmeme.com It is that time of year again, and as we congratulate REALTOR® University’s latest graduating class, we also look...
May 20, 2016

What We’re Reading: May 9-13

Tricks, division, design, mines, conglomerates, WiFi, urbanization, land, and ADHD. Patience is a virtue — too bad we don’t always possess it! Here are ways to skip the lines at normally busy places. Location, location, location. The ability to...

New and Updated in the Library – May 2016

The following Field Guides have recently been updated in the Library: Smart Homes Smart home devices, which allow the remote monitor and control of home features, are a booming industry with major players and mass adopters. Automation technologies have...

Trademark in the Archives, Part II: Promoting REALTOR®

In honor of the REALTOR® Trademark Centennial, we’ve looked back through the NAR Archives to share documents that tell the history of the term. The second post in this series looks at NAR’s early efforts to promote the new...
May 6, 2016