Although residential practitioners have used the MLS for years, commercial practitioners haven't always shared listing information. Commercial property listing Web sites started to emerge in the mid-1990s, but an MLS-like comprehensive network of commercial property listings has yet to emerge.
Real estate practitioners aren’t required to be environmental experts. Still, familiarity with environmental issues could help you facilitate a sale, limit liability for the parties, and establish a reputation for thoroughness and dependability.
By now you've heard of the millennium bug, the technical glitch that threatens to unravel our computer-dependent world. Predictions of its effects range from “no big deal” to “a complete cataclysm”; no one knows for sure. But one thing experts agree on is that being prepared will improve your business's chances of survival.
CommercialSource™ is a specialty Web site for commercial real estate practitioners, and the latest addition to NAR’s growing Internet presence for buyers, sellers, investors, and real estate professionals.