Agent safety – Tools and Resources

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As a REALTOR®, it’s important you have a personal safety protocol in place that you use every day with every client, like when meeting new clients, showing properties or sharing information online. There are a variety of tools you can adopt in your … [Read more...]

You could be getting hacked as we speak. Help NAR crack down on the abusers!

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On Monday, July 13th NAR launched a Call for Action to all REALTORS® asking them to contact their Members of Congress and urge support for H.R. 9 - The Innovation Act.  Today, I am asking for your help to promote this Call for Action among your … [Read more...]

Kansas Housing Market Stats – June 2015

Kansas Housing market stats - June 2015

Kansas home sales rose by 6.5 percent in June 2015 compared to the same period last year, according to new figures released by the Kansas Association of REALTORS®. Sales totaled 4,162 units in June, up from 3,908 units in 2014. In comparison, sales … [Read more...]

Respond to the Call for Action: Help NAR Crack Down on Abusive Patent Trolls

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Earlier this week, you received a Call for Action email asking you to contact your member of Congress on legislation to crack down on abusive patent trolls. Each year, many REALTORS® are targeted by patent trolls seeking exorbitant payments in return … [Read more...]

No housing bubble in sight …for now (REAL TRENDS)

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  Loss of property flippers and opportunists help market to remain stable. by Matthew Gardner, chief economist for Windermere Real Estate Ten years ago, Alan Greenspan was asked if he had any concerns regarding the housing market. At … [Read more...]

Home Ownership still matters!

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Looks like home ownership is only getting better in Kansas! Infographic provided by Keeping Current Matters! … [Read more...]

2015 NAR Member Profile

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Get the full Member Profile Report here! Get the full Member Profile Report here! … [Read more...]

REALTOR® Emeritus Candidate Applications Open

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October 2nd is the deadline to complete certification forms for REALTOR® Emeritus status, which recognizes REALTOR® and REALTOR®-Associate members with 40 years of continuous membership along with committee service participation. Applications must … [Read more...]

Join us at the 2015 Broker Summits in Seattle

Registration is open and filling fast. Reserve your spot at either the management-focused Broker Summit in Seattle Aug. 17-18 and/or the Broker ‘Tech Edge’ Summit in Seattle Aug. 18-19 – by June 30 for $99 each – or attend both events at an even … [Read more...]

New Closing Rules Delayed Again until October 3, 2015

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For the second time in two weeks, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) announced a delay in the implementation of the new Truth in Lending Act and Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act Integrated Disclosure (TRID) rules. Originally, the … [Read more...]