Being a Broker Archive

New Class Graduates with Masters of Real Estate Degree from REALTOR® University

The latest class of Master of Real Estate (MRE) degree recipients from REALTOR® University will be honored at the REALTORS® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo May 11-16 in Washington, D.C. This class of MRE recipients, as well as soon-to-be...

REALTORS® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo Gives Industry a Voice in Washington D.C.

The REALTORS® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo is where NAR members take an active role in advancing the real estate industry, public policy and the association. The 2015 meetings are scheduled to take place in Washington, D.C. May 11-16...
April 8, 2015

REALTOR® Safety Tips to Mitigate Risks While Selling Homes

As a REALTOR®, you put yourself at risk when meeting strangers at an open house or for a showing. Follow these safety practices provided by the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® and other seasoned real estate professionals when you meet...
February 11, 2015

Key Benefits of Attending 2014 REALTORS® Conference & Expo

Did you know REALTORS® Conference & Expo attendees have made twice the average real estate income compared to members who have not attended the conference for the past five years? Establishing business practices that lead to increased sales is...
October 10, 2014

Informed REALTORS® Can Make Safe Decisions

It’s no secret that REALTORS® can be exposed to work environments that put their physical safety at risk. Properties located in remote neighborhoods or even closed homes in well-populated communities are a major concern. The biggest and most alarming...

Best of the Web for REALTORS® in 2013

Web-based technology can vastly improve a real estate agent’s ability to take his or her business to the next level. And several apps and websites have evolved as cutting-edge winners for real estate brokers, according to the “REALTOR® Magazine’s Best of...

A Day in the Life of a REALTOR® Geek

By Nobu Hata, REALTOR®, Director of Digital Engagement, NAR Hi everyone!  For my first NAR blogpost I was asked to nerd out on you guys a little bit, so I decided to the “Day in the life of…” route.  A...

10 Questions for REALTORS®

Many first-time homebuyers (and sellers) can have a lot of questions about the real estate market, but might not also know what a REALTOR® does and how REALTORS® can assist in the buying and selling of homes. If you’re...

REALTOR® Guide to Taking Your Business to the Next Level

Congratulations. If you’re thinking of taking your real estate business to the next level or opening a brokerage, it likely means your years of hard work are paying off. If it’s time to grow your business there are many...

REALTOR® Olympics | Winning Gold in Real Estate

Competing in real estate has more in common with the Olympic games than you may have guessed. Preparation and determination are key to being a successful REALTOR® in any one single sale. But to be a champion in real...