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...

New Books – April 2016

NAR members and Association staff can borrow up to three books for 30 days from the Library for a nominal fee of $10. Members and staff can also borrow up to six electronic books, digital audios and/or videos at...

What We’re Reading: March 21-25

Crowd sourcing, house envy, museums, overdue books, smartphone rankings, architecture, spring, workplace health, and Millennial home buyers. Some people might say this is why you shouldn’t let the internet decide things, but we think this is exactly why you...

Trademark in the Archives, Part I: The Invention of 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 first post in this series examines how NAR’s adoption of REALTOR® was due in...
March 23, 2016

What We’re Reading: March 14-18

March Madness, NFL, Daylight Savings, USB chargers, ninjas, burrito app, art, books, sleep pods, and eaglets! Sure, it may suck some of the fun out of the process or be considered cheating, but if you use a bracket prediction...

What We’re Reading: March 7-11

Cumberbunnies, email, language of listings, best practices, concierge service, on exhibit, renos, honorary Beatle, early spring, hearing damage, science, and Daylight Savings Time. We aren’t sure these are necessary, and they are a bit cost prohibitive, however we kind...

What We’re Reading: February 29 – March 4

Closing docs, hunchback, unique collections, March Madness, financial fitness, luxury real estate, smh, junk mail, nature, automation, surnames, fitness tracker addiction, and slides. Have you had problems getting closing documents in advance from lenders? You’re not alone! We are...
March 4, 2016

New and Updated in the Library – March 2016

The following Field Guides have recently been updated in the Library: Private Property Rights Americans are passionate about their property rights, and disagreements can pit neighbor against neighbor. The issue of eminent domain can arouse the fury of many...

Renovations & 2016 Trends

New cabinets, new tiled shower, second bathroom, replace carpet with hardwood, new windows, and a new front door. Oh, don’t mind me! I’m just making my Renovation Wish List. I am sure everyone has something in their own home...
March 2, 2016