RISMEDIA, January 14, 2011—Where is the real estate market going? Have we hit bottom? Is recovery around the corner? The next 12 months in the housing market will play a big role in the nation’s potential recovery. Tune into NAHREP Radio (http://www.blogtalkradio.com/nahrep) on January 25 to hear what leading industry experts predict for the coming year. Author and real estate futurist Stefan Swanepoel, Housing Wire Publisher Richard Bitner, NRT CEO Bruce Zipf and Minority Real Estate Leader Alex Chaparro will discuss the current market and trends to expect in 2011.
Swanepoel is a best-selling author and widely recognized as a visionary on real estate and business trends, change and social media. He publishes an annual Swanepoel TRENDS Report. Richard Bitner, a veteran of the mortgage lending industry, is associate publisher of Housing Wire, one of the industry’s leading news outlets. Zipf has been at the helm of NRT since 2005. NRT is one of the largest residential real estate brokerage companies in the nation. Alex Chaparro is the 2010-2011 chairman of NAHREP. He is a second-generation Chicago-based REALTOR® and a recognized minority real estate leader.
“The business of real estate is in an evolution of change. Beyond REOs and loan modifications, practitioners have to keep their game sharp and read their local trends,” says Carmen Mercado, NAHREP’s vice chair.
The Voice of Hispanic Real Estate is an Internet talk radio program produced by the National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals, a non-profit trade association with more than 18,000 members in 48 states and 50 affiliate chapters. The show is broadcast bimonthly and features leading Latino real estate experts, prominent industry leaders and topics that are relevant to the Hispanic real estate market and Hispanic home buyers.