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NAR Promotes New CEO

Bob Goldberg The National Association of Realtors named Bob Goldberg as its new CEO. Goldberg will succeed Dale Stinton, who is retiring after 36 years at NAR, 12 of which he served as CEO. Goldberg has been with NAR since 1995 and will be the 12th CEO for the association, which was founded in 1908.  […]

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71 Percent of Homeowners Believe It’s a Good Time to Sell; Economic and Financial Confidence Dips: Realtors …

WASHINGTON, June 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Existing housing inventory has declined year over year each month for two straight years, but new consumer findings from the National Association of Realtors® offer hope that the growing number of homeowners who think now is a good time to sell will eventually lead to more listings. 2017 – Q2 […]

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Housing market heating up this summer

The Capital Region housing market is heating up heading into summer, according to a report by the Greater Capital Association of Realtors. The market rebounded in May after seeing pending sales, new listings and closed sales drop in April. May was better for buyers, as pending sales jumped 11 percent to 1,384 from May 2016, […]

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Why Bob Goldberg, NAR’s new CEO, has some convincing to do

Reposted with permission from Rob Hahn. In the middle of the afternoon on Friday, June 23 — a curious time to be releasing such major news — NAR announced that it had chosen NAR Senior VP Bob Goldberg to be the next CEO, replacing the retiring Dale Stinton. As you can imagine, I’ve had more than […]

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ACHIEVEMENT: Council Bluffs Realtor Recognized Nationally for Protecting, Investing in Real Estate Industry

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Personnel news

Credit: Wavebreakmedia Ltd, Getty Images/Wavebreak Media(Photo: Wavebreakmedia Ltd, Getty Images/Wavebreak Media) Downing-Frye Realty Inc. These sales associates have joined the firm: Susan Spedling has joined the Naples office. Originally from California, Spedling moved to Florida in 2004. She has experience as an executive assistance in the construction industry. Spedling has earned the CSA designation and is […]

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Home prices continue to climb

CNN The median home price in may climbed to nearly $253,000. That’s according to the National Association of Realtors, which also reports it exceeds the peak of $247,600 one year ago. Home prices have been rising every month for more than five years. While that’s good news for home sellers, buyers are having a tough […]

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US home prices hit a record — and Realtors’ chief economist calls boom “unsustainable”

The last time real estate prices were in record territory, the National Association of Realtors‘ most visible spokesman was an unabashed cheerleader. But during the latest record run, NAR’s new chief economist is calling the boom “unsustainable.” What a difference a decade makes. During the boom, NAR’s top dismal scientist was David Lereah, author of […]

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Bob Goldberg Named Next CEO of National Association of Realtors®

WASHINGTON, June 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Bob Goldberg has been named CEO of the National Association of Realtors®. Goldberg currently serves as NAR senior vice president of Sales Marketing, Business Development Strategic Investments, Professional Development and Conventions for NAR. Bob Goldberg has been named CEO of the National Association of Realtors®. (PRNewsfoto/National Association of Realtors) […]

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Guam Association of Realtors donates $30k for H-2B legal fees

Guam Association of Realtors president Maria Miller presents a $30,000 joint donation from the Guam chapter and the National Association of Realtors to the Guam Contractors Association on Wednesday, June 21.(Photo: Kyla P Mora / PDN) The Guam Contractors Association received a $30,000 donation from the National Association of Realtors and the Guam Association of Realtors […]

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