First Person

Where REALTORS® go to tell their stories

In the Trenches: Keeping Bumpy Closings on Track

When antics by clients, or their children, threaten to derail a sale, agents can bring a calming effect.

How Brokerages Can Best Leverage NAR

Learn how to take advantage of member benefits and tools to improve your brokerage operations and provide greater value for agents.

Keep Your Business From Consuming Your Life

In a demanding industry like real estate, you need a plan for ensuring personal time and avoiding burnout.

Meet NAR’s 2019 President, John Smaby

As NAR's 111th president, John Smaby plans to celebrate members' achievements and ensures the association serves as a model for professionalism.

What is Your Story All About?

A big part of our job here at REALTOR® Magazine is to listen. By helping REALTORS® tell their stories, we hope to not only underscore the importance of the real estate industry to the economy and communities, but also help our readers learn from each other's mistakes and successes. Submit your story today.

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Omarya Borges co-founded the nonprofit Fundación Mochileando 100x35 to bring hope after the destruction of Hurricane Maria. She focused on remote mountain villages—some of the hardest-hit and most difficult to access—delivering essentials like water and medicine and repairing homes. She has raised $1.1 million and helped 45,000 people.