RISMEDIA, October 13, 2010—This week’s headlines from the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® include: a free field guide to electronic signatures from NAR’s Right Tools, Right Now initiative; REALTOR® and industry veteran joins REALTORS® Federal Credit Union staff; and Realtors Property Resource™ announces 100 MLS partner milestone.
Right Tools, Right Now – No-cost Field Guide to Electronic Signatures
Find out what defines an electronic signature, learn about the benefits of eSignatures in real estate and explore the legal issues with this free resource from NAR’s Right Tools, Right Now initiative. There’s still time to take advantage of over 400 free and at-cost NAR products and services—initiative ends December 31, 2010. Visit REALTOR.org/RightTools today.
REALTOR® and Industry Veteran Joins REALTORS® Federal Credit Union
The NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® is pleased to announce that industry veteran Benny McMahan, a REALTOR® and former president and CEO of the Texas Association of REALTORS®, has joined REALTORS® Federal Credit Union (REALTORS® FCU) as the Director of Industry Relations. In this newly formed position, McMahan will work directly with local and state REALTOR® Associations, as well as brokers, to help them communicate and promote the benefits of the REALTORS® FCU to members. The addition of Benny in this relationship role marks an ongoing commitment on behalf of both the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® and REALTORS® Federal Credit Union to serve NAR members by providing innovative, secure and responsible financial services to REALTORS®. Visit www.REALTORSFCU.org for more information about REALTORS® Federal Credit Union.
Realtors Property Resource™ Announces 100 MLS Partners Milestone
Realtors Property Resource™ (RPR), NAR’s new nationwide parcel-centric property database just reached a significant milestone in its growth to exclusively provide REALTOR® members with data on every residential and commercial property in the United States. As of late September, RPR has partnered with over 100 MLS’s, representing over 265,000 REALTORS® across the country, and is beginning its phased rollout to NAR’s REALTOR® members with the release of version 1.0 of the RPR application. A free NAR member benefit, RPR™ will be the industry’s most powerful information source, providing a suite of tools and reports especially for brokers, including market share trends, market reports, target marketing and more. Visit http://blog.narrpr.com/ to learn more, sign up for the RPR newsletter to receive updates on system availability, rollout, new features and more on this exciting new NAR member benefit.
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