Friday
March 24, 2017

News & Commentary: Commentary Articles

  • 06/01/2008
    Case-Shiller might be lauded by the financial press, while NAR is assumed to be promoting a positive spin, but let’s be clear: OFHEO and NAR don’t have relationships with hedge funds on the side.
  • 04/01/2008
    One very effective and immediate way to make more home deals financially attractive to investors is to revise the current limitations on tax deductions for passive losses incurred from real estate investments.
  • 03/01/2008
    Today’s housing market is not meeting the needs of many people looking for a home or apartment.You can be part of the solution.
  • 03/01/2008
    Every March, as publisher of the magazine, I report to you on how the publication is doing. But this year, I want to wear my other hat — that of senior vice president of communications for the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® — to let you know what NAR is doing to tell a more balanced and accurate story of what’s happening in real estate markets.
  • 08/01/2007
  • 05/01/2007
    The current foreclosure environment also opens the door for you to broach the topic with buyers and sellers. Use this chance to educate them on what they can do to avoid foreclosures.
  • 09/01/2005
    No magic elixir, no one-time effort, no management fad will make people gung ho about the company they work for. Creating a positive environment is an ongoing commitment.
  • 08/01/2005
    We schedule our client appointments and our tennis dates, but too often we just hope that family time will happen. Scheduling time for family can be particularly challenging for those in real estate because their activities are dictated by the schedules and demands of others.
  • 06/01/2005
    Despite its serendipitous nature, creativity starts with making a concerted effort to think beyond conventional paradigms. Challenge your assumptions about how your business should operate.
  • 04/01/2005
    REALTOR® Magazine is pleased to present a special excellence and innovation series throughout 2005. This article is the third in the series. Put the power of Dale Carnegie’s message to work in your life and business.