Monthly Archive:: July 2013

What We’re Reading: July 20 – July 26

Eminent domain and Detroit, home laser printer recommendation, and H2O menus The City of Detroit filed for bankruptcy last week, the largest municipality in the US to do so. The causes were many, including reliance on a single industry,...
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July 26, 2013

What We’re Reading: July 13 – July 19

PowerPoint Tips from a Pro, Contingency Planning, and Branding Brilliance Do you put together presentations for your work? And, do you use PowerPoint? Jesse Desjardins shares a blunt (read: some offensive language) and informative presentation 5 Ways to  Not...
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July 19, 2013

The Code of Ethics’ North-of-the-Border Connection

As you may know by now, 2013 is the centennial year of the REALTORS® Code of Ethics.  And this month marks the official birthday of the Code:  On July 29, 1913, at the annual convention in Winnipeg, Manitoba, NAR’s...
July 17, 2013

Download Free NAR Library eBook and Get Free Digital Book in Return!

The NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® is proud to offer Member Value Plus (MVP), a rewards program that helps you take part in your Association, plus get rewarded for your participation. By acting on the immense value of NAR offerings,...
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July 17, 2013

New eBooks – July 2013

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 16, 2013

New Books – July 2013

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 16, 2013

What’s New & Updated in the library

The following Field Guides have recently been updated in the Library at Realtor.org: Agricultural/Farm Land On the surface, buying a farm has a very ‘get away from it all’ sort of appeal. The reality is that farming can be...
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July 15, 2013

What We’re Reading: July 6 – July 12

eBook pricing, real estate infographics, and a remarkable life rediscovered on Wikipedia Apple lost its ebook price fixing case brought by the Department of Justice. The real winner? Maybe it’s Amazon… The most interesting man in the world? This...
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July 12, 2013

Top Field Guides for June 2013

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...
July 8, 2013

What We’re Reading: June 29 – July 3

Where to find hipsters in Portland, noodles in Chicago, and tourist traps in Paris Yelp is a pretty popular way to review restaurants, bars, laundromats, really any retail establishment. With over 39 million ratings and reviews around the world,...
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July 3, 2013