Monthly Archive:: July 2012

New eBooks – August 2012

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...
July 31, 2012

New Books – August 2012

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...
July 31, 2012

Testing out the HouseLogic Widget

Interested in getting the widget for your own website? I comes in a variety of shapes and sizes to fit different spaces. Visit our custom widget page to create your own....
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July 31, 2012

What We’re Reading: July 21 – July 27

Winning friends in a digital age, green olympics, and learning to focus Dale Carnegie’s “How to Win Friends and Influence People” has been a popular title since it debuted in 1936. Millions of copies have been sold all around...
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July 27, 2012

What’s new in the library – mid July 2012

Updated in the Library at Realtor.org: Field Guide Updates Buying vs. Renting it better to buy or rent? Whether renting is better than buying depends on many factors. The information listed here will assist you in helping answer this...
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July 24, 2012

What We’re Reading: July 14 – July 20

Appraising Wayne Manor, sales tax holidays, and the rise of meadows If Bruce Wayne decided to sell Wayne Manor, what would it appraise for? According to Movoto via Wired Magazine, a little over $32 million. They base this on...
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July 23, 2012

Realtor Magazine Tool Kits back online

In addition to our Field Guides, Realtor Magazine used to have some similar one-stop-shopping tool kits to various real estate agent and brokerage office management topics on their website. The tool kits were an easy way to see the...
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July 18, 2012

What We’re Reading — July 7 to 14

Foods fit for a president, marketing musings, and more… With the recent Supreme Court ruling on the health care law and the 2012 election campaigning running in full gear, there are a lot of rumors going around with regards...
July 13, 2012

What We’re Reading: June 30 – July 6

Staying in tune, keeping your cool, and tweeting it all Does studying music make you more “in tune”? Northwestern University researchers argue that it does with the release of their recent study detailing the arguably profound effect of music...
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July 6, 2012

Getting Creative with Yard Signs

Not haunted.  Indoor plumbing.  Love shack, baby. Phrases not normally seen on For Sale signs.  An article in the Wall Street Journal Developments blog highlights the marketing idea of Jake Palmer, a Canadian real estate agent. He likes using...
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July 3, 2012