What We’re Reading: May 11-15

Real estate is finally using Big Data, How long is your attention span?, Is something holding you back from success? Real estate is finally using Big Data, according to the Wall Street Journal.  Targeting empty-nesters, locating possible home sellers...

What We’re Reading: May 4-8

How to be happy, Housing trends around the world, Can junk mail earn you some money? We’re usually wrong about what will make us happy—or unhappy, for that matter. Thirteen happiness experts, including psychologists, researchers, monks, and the inimitable Malcolm...

Top Field Guides for April 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...
May 1, 2015

What We’re Reading: April 27-May 1

North America’s tallest single-family home, Apple Watch tatoo issues, Personalities in the workplace, and YouTube Anniversary of the first Video Ever want to say you live in North America’s tallest single-family home? Well, now is your chance! Sales of...

New and Updated in the Library – April

The following Field Guides have recently been updated in the Library: Mold & Health Issues In 2001, a family in Texas won $32.1 million (later reduced to an amount kept confidential) in a case involving extensive mold damage to...
April 30, 2015

What We’re Reading: April 20-24

Worst habits for your mental health, History of the Open House, and Spring weather oddities The small choices you make every day can affect your mood more than you may realize. Your social media habits, exercise routine, and even...

What We’re Reading: April 13-17

Best and Worst Jobs, Tech Neck, and some natural phenomena photos The best and worst jobs list was released this week. Basically, the list of best jobs is great news for people who are good at math. Looking for...

What We’re Reading: April 6-10

Apple Watch, Mad Men, interior design, and coloring books The Apple Watch is now available to order, and even try on, in the Apple Stores as well as some pop-up shops in Tokyo, London, Berlin and Paris. If you’re...

New eBooks – April 2015

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...
April 3, 2015

What We’re Reading: March 30-April 3

Home service marketplace, Grandma’s a viral star & driverless cars On Monday, March 30th, Amazon announced the official launch of Amazon Home Services, a marketplace and recommendation tool to help people find, schedule, and pay for services like home...