New and Updated at the Library – March 2015

The following Field Guides are new to the collection: Home Automation Home automation—the ability to monitor and control all your home’s gadgets from afar—is now a booming industry with major players and mass adopters. Automation technologies have been around...
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March 11, 2015

March eBook feature: Commercial real estate

March’s featured collection on NAR’s free eBook library is Getting Started in Commercial Real Estate. Over 45 titles will help you get up to speed and start learning about the exciting world of commercial real estate. Titles range from...
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March 11, 2015

What We’re Reading: Feb 28-Mar 6

K-Cup mountain, the end of circus elephants, and don’t forget Daylight Savings Time The trouble with Keurig coffee maker-style K-Cups surfaced again this week in the media (they’re plastic and a garbage nightmare) as the inventor said he doesn’t...
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March 6, 2015

Top Field Guides for February 2015

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...
March 2, 2015

Call for RPAC and Community & Political Advocacy documents for RARE

The REALTORS® Association Resource Exchange (RARE) has been refreshed with an updated look and improved functionality, and we need your sample documents to make sure it remains a valuable resource! What is RARE? RARE is a dynamic collection of...
March 2, 2015

What We’re Reading: Feb 21-27

Social data in rankings, never miss a free ice cream again, and how about a box of snow? We know what you’re thinking “another top 10 city list?” However, what is most interesting about this 10 most creative cities list is the...
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February 27, 2015

What We’re Reading: Feb 14-20

iCar, SAD leads to a dibs fight, and Big Birdman Apple is hoping to begin production on a car project  as early as 2020, reports Bloomberg. According to the site’s sources, Apple is pushing employees working on the car to...
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February 20, 2015

Call for Job Descriptions for RARE

The REALTORS® Association Resource Exchange (RARE) has been refreshed with an updated look and improved functionality, and we need your sample documents to make sure it remains a valuable resource! What is RARE? RARE is a dynamic collection of...
February 17, 2015

What We’re Reading: Feb 7-Feb 13

Online Privacy, Fitness in 1964, and Penguins in Sweaters Technology exists in our lives in many forms. It offers convenience, entertainment, and often a sense of security. However, for every convenience technology offers, there is a trade off. This...
February 13, 2015

What We’re Reading: Jan 31-Feb 6

Youthification, the impact of falling oil on housing, Amazon Prime, and a different kind of Monopoly money Much has been made of the wave of millennials moving to cities. In intriguing new work, geographer and urban planner Markus Moos of the University of...
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February 6, 2015