What We’re Reading: July 19-25

Court rules on material defect, Tillow or Zulia, and WebP Pennsylvania’s Supreme Court ruled that murder suicides do not constitute a ‘material defect‘ that needs to be disclosed in real estate transactions. The ruling stems from a widely reported...
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July 25, 2014

New Books – July 2014

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 18, 2014

What We’re Reading: July 12-18

Chinese buyers, beachfront libraries, and over-the-top pet suites A modern-day Chinese emigration wave is already underway, but a tsunami may soon hit America’s shores. This month, a leading U.S. real estate portal began publishing its entire U.S. real estate property...
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July 18, 2014

Mortgage debt cancellation relief still in limbo

This week a member asked us on Facebook for the latest info on a possible extension of the Mortgage Debt Cancellation Relief tax break. So I contacted NAR’s tax policy analyst for an update on the issue. As a bit...
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July 16, 2014

Sales Techniques: new featured eBook collection

This month our eBook featured collection focuses on sales techniques. We spotlight almost 200 titles, 32 of which are new to the library. You can find the link to the collection in the upper left corner of the homepage,...
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July 16, 2014

New eBooks – July 2014

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 11, 2014

What We’re Reading: July 5-11

Student debt, staging with real people, and cupcake calamity! The news about skyrocketing student loan debt is not anything new, but the Institute for College Access and Success’s recent report Student Debt and the Class of 2012 exposes more...
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July 11, 2014

What We’re Reading: June 28-July 3

Facebook’s tinkering, rising apartment rents, and better burgers More than six years after the housing crash, economists are still trying to figure out what exactly is going on with the housing market. Homebuilding remains in a slump, mortgages are...
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July 3, 2014

Participate in the AE Member Value Plus program in July and earn a reward!

AEs* that contribute a sample to the REALTORS® Association Resource Exchange (RARE) between July 1, 2014 and July 31, 2014 will earn a free 2014 Swanepoel Trends Report ($149.95 value). What is RARE? RARE is a dynamic collection of...
July 1, 2014

Top Field Guides for June 2014

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 1, 2014