What We’re Reading: April 25-29

Addiction, Apple, art, America, affordable housing, nature, polls, KISS, tourists, tiny houses, library books, dogs, routines, and texting. Internet Gaming Disorder is no joke, and some people who suffer from it are being treated. One Chinese facility has a...

What We’re Reading: April 18-22

Music, unique homes, drones, energy, hackers, MickeyD’s, cicadas, streaming video, earthquakes, lifespan, outdoor spaces, sleep, and power plants. 2016 has not been kind to music icons. We lost Prince yesterday, but his impact on the music industry goes farther...
April 22, 2016

New and Updated in the Library – April 2016

The following Field Guides have recently been updated in the Library: 1031 Exchanges Section 1031 of the U.S. Internal Revenue Code allows investors to defer capital gains taxes on the exchange of like-kind properties. 1031, or tax-deferred, exchanges hold...

What We’re Reading: April 11-15

Sleep, language, travel, Millennials, weather alerts, censorship, lawncare, blisters, GoT, small eviction, Star Wars, taxes, and more! Sleep is our favorite! We’d clean up at Aetna! Did we have a schnapsidee or a luftschloss? We’re going to end this...

Virtual Real(ity) Estate

Written by Anne-Marie Siudzinski What is the next technology to revolutionize the real estate world? Virtual reality (VR), of course.   Put yourself in this situation: you own a company in Shanghai and want to expand to the United...
April 13, 2016

New eBooks – April 2016

NAR members and Association staff can borrow up to six electronic books, digital audios and/or videos at no cost, through the Virtual Library eBooks Collection. Members can also borrow up to three books for 30 days from the Library...

What We’re Reading: April 4-8

Home renovations, movies, bugs, internet service, the Force, Vikings, VHS, micro apartments, over-sized reptiles, the future, boomerang, lawns, and hygiene. At least the Queen has another place to stay while forced out of her primary residence for home renovations....
April 8, 2016

From 1944, the REALTORS convention that wasn’t

For over a century REALTORS from across the nation have gathered each year for their annual convention. At the very first meeting 120 REALTORS met in Chicago in May 1908. Nineteen thousand or more REALTORS and their guests are...
April 6, 2016

Top Field Guides for March 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: March 28 – April 1

April Fools Day, throwbacks, space, roads, sheds, tunnels, IoT, tech, marijuana, naming, health, cats, family, women, and cold weather. Heads up, people! Don’t be a fool today. Take a trip down memory lane with us and behold the glory...