National Flood Insurance Program Releases Rate Changes for 2015

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The National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) has released the 2015 rate changes, which will take effect on April 1, 2015. Overall, premiums will increase by an average of ten percent. These increases are much smaller than they have been in previous … [Read more...]

The danger REALTORS® face (video)

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This past weekend we had the opportunity to spend some time with NAR President Chris Polychron at our Region IX retreat.  The Region IX retreat included REALTOR® members, leadership and staff from Kansas, Missouri, Oklahoma and Arkansas coming … [Read more...]

Kansas Real Estate Housing Statistics | February 2015

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Kansas home sales rose by 5.2 percent in February 2015 compared to the same period last year, according to new figures released by the Kansas Association of REALTORS®. Sales totaled 2,050 units in February, up from 1,948 units in 2014. In comparison, … [Read more...]

Legislative update for the week of March 20th

Please find attached the tracking report for this week of the session. You will find below the highlights of our activities for this week. Please review these notes and let me know if you have any questions or comments. We are now just one week … [Read more...]

What you need to know about the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S6

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Soon, Samsung will be coming out with the new Galaxy S6 and the Galaxy S6 Edge models that will keep many of the same great features of the previous models but still raise the bar. If you are already an Android user or thinking about getting one, … [Read more...]

The benefits of having a .REALTOR domain

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Have you claimed your .REALTOR domain name yet? If not, visit http://www.claim.realtor to get your name reserved today. If you have secured your domain, but aren't quite sure what to do with it, or what the next steps are, watch this short … [Read more...]

It’s All About Teams, Ratings, and Systems | RealTrends

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Written by Steve Murray, publisher In our quest to keep our finger on the pulse of real estate and brokerage business, we regularly reach out to brokers, real estate professionals, coaches and tech companies about their challenges and successes, … [Read more...]

KAR Legislative Update – March 6th, 2015

We are now starting the second half of the legislative session, which means that all non-exempt bills must now work their way through the second chamber (either the House or Senate) by the end of Wednesday, March 25. Some bills are exempt from the … [Read more...]

Should REALTORS® be concerned about Safety? (Infographic)

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Now Available! NAR’s Official REALTOR® Credit Card

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REALTORS® Federal Credit Union, a Division of Northwest Federal Credit Union, now offers the official REALTOR® Credit Card. Available in partnership with NAR’s REALTOR Benefits® Program, the program features personal consumer credit and business … [Read more...]