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National Association of Realtors

An organization for real estate brokers and real estate agents in the United States. It serves as a lobbying group for realtors before the U.S. government. It is also a self-regulatory organization for the sale of real estate. It has an affiliated think tank that conducts research on the manufacturing industry. It was founded in 1908 and maintains its headquarters in Washington, D.C.

NAR

See National Association of REALTORS®.

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The NAR goes to great lengths to train its hundreds of thousands of members in "grass-roots" political persuasion techniques that the Realtors can apply to representatives from their home states.
As a commercial broker, having an NAR affiliation is required for membership to professional organizations like Counselors of Real Estate and the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors.
A NAR hearing on the fee issue, a problem for other jurisdictions as well, was scheduled to be held in San Diego earlier this year.
Rouda said NAR favors this bill because it successfully achieves the delicate balance between protecting private property rights and preserving our nation's valued wetlands.
The third way is that auctioneers can be the fundraisers for NAR, which does a lot of fundraising, including for the Women's Council of Realtors and other groups.
NAR urges the FDIC to narrow the loophole that allows retail and commercial firms to own ILCs.
His extensive knowledge of the industry, his deep background in information technology and his strong communications skills will serve him well," said NAR CEO and EVP Dale Stinton.
NAR reports that today consumers have access to a vast amount of information about the home buying and selling process.
By the fall, NAR expects to add additional volunteer opportunities.
When RETS is used, access to property listing information becomes simpler and easier and costs are reduced," said NAR President Thomas M.
NAR strongly supports the provisions in the bill that emphasize the importance of accurate and current flood maps and increase the NFIP (National Flood Insurance Program) borrowing authority to pay existing claims.
Realtors(R) care about communities and we are committed to helping to rebuild this magnificent city," said NAR President Thomas M.