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Phoenix Children’s Hospital Partners with Prudential Arizona Properties

Community is a priority for Prudential Arizona Properties, one of the state’s largest real estate firms. With more than 650 individual sales executives and team members throughout Arizona, the company is working together to help the Phoenix Children’s Hospital. ...


RE/MAX Rings NYSE Opening Bell, Celebrates Recent IPO on Stock Exchange Floor

Executives with RE/MAX Holdings, Inc., one of the world’s leading franchisors of real estate brokerage services, celebrated the company’s recent initial public offering (IPO) this morning with a visit to the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) floor, the company announced. ...


Builder Confidence in the 55+ Housing Market Continues to Improve in Third Quarter

Builder confidence in the 55+ housing market showed continued improvement in the third quarter of 2013 compared to the same period a year ago, according to the National Association of Home Builders’ (NAHB) latest 55+ Housing Market Index (HMI) released recently. All ...


NAR CEO Dale Stinton Joins DocuSign Board of Directors

National Association of Realtors® CEO Dale Stinton has joined the board of directors for DocuSign, the leading provider of e-signature transaction management solutions. ...


Bank of America Partners with Top Real Estate Coach Tom Ferry

Bank of America and top real estate coach and New York Times bestselling author Tom Ferry announced a strategic partnership as this year’s National Association of REALTORS® Conference & Expo opened last week. The partnership will complement Bank of America’s efforts to help real estate professionals grow their business amid ...


Realtors® Honor Military Service Members and Families on Veterans Day

The National Association of Realtors® honors the brave men and women who have worn the uniform of our U.S. military on Veterans Day and every day by providing housing resources and information to active duty and retired military service members. ...


CENTURY 21 Veterans Day Survey Finds Homeownership Most Important Factor for Returning Service Members

Century 21 Real Estate LLC, the franchisor of one of the world's largest residential real estate sales organizations, announced the results of its Veterans Day survey earlier this week, conducted online by Harris Interactive. In honor of its long-time partnership with, and dedication to, Easter Seals, CENTURY 21® conducted the ...


Team ‘Real Kick’ Wins Real Estate Industry’s First-Ever Live Software Development Competition

Realogy Holdings Corp. recently announced the winning entries from the Realogy Innovation Summit - Powered by Retsly, a live competition for software developers to create new applications for residential real estate held around the clock from Nov. 6-7 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco. ...


American Home Shield to Acquire HSA Home Warranty

American Home Shield, one of the largest home warranty companies in the nation, recently announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire HSA Home Warranty, a leading competitor in the industry. Company officials say they expect the sale to close within the next 30 to 60 days, and to ...


Homes.com Launches $20,000 “Inspiring Moments” Sweepstakes on HGTV.com

renovation –turning design dreams into reality,” says Brock MacLean, executive vice president of Homes.com. “A leader in home improvement, gardening, crafts and remodeling, HGTV is the perfect partner for this sweepstakes.” ...


zipLogix Partners with Eight Organizations to Provide zipForm as Member Benefit

zipLogix, creator of zipForm®, announced that Bay Area Association of REALTORS® (BAAR), Cecil County Board of REALTORS® (CBR), Greater Iron Mountain/Kingsford MLS (GIMKM), Laramie Board of REALTORS® (LBR), Lincoln County Board of REALTORS® (LCBR), Norfolk Board of REALTORS® (NBR), Otsego Delaware Board of REALTORS® (ODBR), and Sullivan County Board of ...


Dermot Buffini Appointed Chief Executive Officer of Buffini & Company

Buffini & Company, one of the world's largest real estate training and coaching companies, recently announced that Dermot Buffini has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of the company. In his new role, Buffini will provide strategic direction for the company's revenue growth and global operations while leading a seasoned management ...


REALTORS® Relief Foundation Online Silent Auction: Bidding Opens Nov. 8th

NAR PULSE—The REALTORS® Relief Foundation (RRF) is proud to kick off its first annual online auction fundraiser on November 8th at 3 p.m. PST. Register to bid on a wide array of items including spectacular travel getaways, entertainment and sports ...


Heightened Market Conditions Fuel More Multiple Offers and Higher Selling Price

More properties were sold above their asking price this year, as tight supply conditions continued to heat up market competition in the first half of 2013, according to the CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®’ (C.A.R.) “2013 Annual Housing Market Survey.” ...


Home Buyers and Sellers Survey Shows Lingering Impact of Tight Credit

Although the housing market has shown a healthy recovery over the past two years, unnecessarily restrictive mortgage lending standards are preventing some financially qualified buyers from reaching their dreams, especially singles and first-time buyers, according to an annual study released today. ...