What We’re Reading: June 20-24

Distracted or Tired at work?, drone legislation, IKEA museum, Instagram and public libraries. Distracted at work? The open-plan office setup might be part of the problem. Tired at work? Chances are, you’re probably taking a break on Facebook.  ...
June 24, 2016

What We’re Reading: June 13-17

Orlando, Apple, stress, risk, memory, energy, net neutrality, Twitter, Tiny Houses, trifecta, and technology. Cities show their solidarity with Orlando and the victims of the shooting at Pulse nightclub by lighting up their buildings. What does the newest Apple...
June 17, 2016

Marijuana Warehouses

While speaking with a colleague who compiles NAR Library’s weekly Commercial Reports, our conversation turned to trends she was noticing in commercial real estate news. Overwhelmingly, the topic of marijuana or cannabis properties keeps popping up. Pennsylvania recently became...
June 15, 2016

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