Friday
November 28, 2014

News & Commentary: Feature Articles

  • 07/01/1996
    We sat down with mystery writer Barbara Lee to discuss the role that real estate played in her novel and her feelings about the industry.
  • 06/01/1996
    We found that real estate is fertile ground for famous personalities. Read about some of your celebrated comrades in arms---a former Dallas Cowboy, Los Angeles Laker, and Denver Bronco and a practicing TV and movie actor.
  • 06/01/1996
    Thousands of self-employed real estate practitioners may soon be able to increase their tax deduction for health insurance, thanks in part to NAR lobbying efforts to make health care more affordable for its members.
  • 06/01/1996
    Clinton thanked NAR members for working with his administration to develop a national strategy to boost the homeownership rate from 65 percent to nearly 67 percent by the end of the century.
  • 06/01/1996
    Realizing that relocation is a wrenching issue with families in which both parents work and sometimes get transferred, Hensley formed the Barbara Hensley Teen Board---with help from a colleague's teenage daughter---in her town in 1991.
  • 06/01/1996
    Frederick Beilstein wants to give Electronic Realty Associates a greater national presence. Here, we ask the former hotel executive how he'll get the job done. Beilstein was recently appointed president and chief operating officer by ERA's new owner, HFS Inc., of Parsippany, N.J.
  • 06/01/1996
    Tom Dooley lets you in on the industry scoop.
  • 06/01/1996
    The $640 million planned purchase of Coldwell Banker by HFS Inc., the world's biggest hotel franchisor, has left many real estate practitioners wondering about the impact of such a megadeal at a time when consolidations and mergers are changing the landscape.
  • 06/01/1996
    Broker Mary Dutch talks about how coping with MS taught her the importance of a positive attitude.
  • 05/01/1996
    Builders are using real estate pros to market their properties in unprecedented numbers.