Barack Obama and Mitt Romney offer differing takes on how a president should support the American dream of home ownership. In this exclusive, extended version of our REALTOR® Magazine candidate Q&A, the 2012 presidential candidates outline their plans.
“You’re going into real estate? In this economy?” Many practitioners who’ve entered the business in the past few years have probably heard something along those lines at least once. But many newcomers have found success in one of the toughest real estate markets thanks to hard work and creativity.
Thousands of REALTORS® gathered on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., in May 2012 to send a message to legislators and policymakers: Home ownership is part of the American Dream and needs to be supported.
The past two years were some of the dangerous on record for real estate professionals. Assaults and murders were up. Don’t let daily routine distract you from staying alert: Here are four easy tips to change violent trends this year.
Clearing the nation's inventory of short sales and foreclosures will require fortitude and business savvy. Take an in-depth look at how practitioners are making distressed sales work — and get strategies for coping with the mental strain of personal distress.