Arizona REALTORS® Advance Key Housing Issues in Nation’s Capitol

May 20, 2016

Members of the Arizona Association of REALTORS® joined nearly 8,500 constituents from across the country at the 2016 REALTOR® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo that started May 9 in Washington D.C. While on Capitol Hill, Arizona REALTORS® had the opportunity to meet with Sen. Jeff Flake, Rep. David Schweikert, Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, Rep. Raul Grijalva, Rep. Martha McSally, Rep. Ruben Gallego, Rep. Trent Franks, Rep. […]

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More Perils of Social Media

May 18, 2016

In a recent article, Arizona REALTORS® Associate Counsel Nikki Salgat noted, “While social media can be ideal for building and maintaining business and relationships, it can also prove dangerous and detrimental.” In addition to the concerns she raised, here are two other things to watch for with Facebook, as well as other social media platforms: […]

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NAR Tech Edge Event is Jam-Packed

May 16, 2016

The National Association of REALTORS® Tech Edge event on May 20 teaches you the latest technology skills and trends, so you can walk out with actionable items to build your business. This year’s topics include: Evernote for Everyone! 10 Things You Need to Know About Data Security Building Your Brand Online RPR Reports: More Than […]

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Highlights From 2016 REALTORS® Legislative Meetings in D.C.

May 16, 2016

Arizona Realtors® Gather in Washington to Lay Groundwork for Future Policy Successes Realtors® flooded Capitol Hill to meet directly with members of Congress and their staff to discuss the legislative and regulatory environment and its effect on residential and commercial real estate. Read More “We actually got to spend some time with Congressman Matt Salmon […]

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REALTOR® Etiquette Starts at Home

May 13, 2016

A REALTOR® in Mesa writes: “I’ve had several showing issues where agents have been (to one of my listings) and the owner arrives back to the property before I get there and they discover lights on, doors unlocked and I’m the ‘bad guy’. ” While the Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice of the National […]

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Who’s the Most Popular REALTOR® on TV?

May 9, 2016

In case you missed the “Modern Family” episode that aired on May 4, Phil Dunphy (played by Emmy Award winning actor Ty Burrell) revealed some of his latent REALTOR® expertise. When one character sarcastically asks, “What are you, some kind of real estate agent?” Gloria (above left) answers on Phil’s behalf, “No, he’s a REALTOR®! […]

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