8 �Star� Wars Principles That Relate to Your Business; Pending Home Sales Ease

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JANUARY 7, 2016


FEATURED STORY


8 ‘Star Wars’ Principles
That Relate to Your Business

NAR
 

At the box office, we love a tale of good triumphing over evil. We love it in real estate, too. The force can awaken inside you in 2016 if you take these principles from the latest “Star Wars” box office mega-hit and apply them to your real estate business. Start channeling Obi-Wan Kenobi now.



Pending Home Sales Ease

Video: See why pending home sales were down, and get an update on closings and affordability.


TRID Changes Add Time, Cost

New closing rules have upped average closing times. Find out more early results on TRID.



16 Ways to Win More Leads

Check out part 1 of this series on online lead generation for 6 social media best practices.






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A real estate agent's vehicle is an integral part of their business and that's why FCA US LLC (formerly Chrysler Group LLC), the official automobile manufacturer of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®, is offering NAR members AND immediate family members a $500 cash allowance on the purchase or lease of select Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep® or Ram models, and the FIAT® 500L. Plus, REALTORS® receive 2 years (up to 8 changes) no-charge oil changes. It's time to close the deal on this offer, so you can help your clients close the deal on their new homes.





INDUSTRY NEWS FROM REALTOR® MAGAZINE

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Single Women Flirting With Real Estate Again
More Homes Come With ‘Pet Suites’
3 Trends Sellers Should Know in 2016





RESEARCH & STATISTICS

Pending Home Sales Ease in November
NAR Chief Economist Lawrence Yun explains in this video why November pending home sales eased. Watch to also hear his update on closing activity and affordability issues.

TRID: Adding Time and Cost
October’s TRID changes created some confusion among lenders and closing agents, with the average time to close rising as a result. Find out more about the first effects of the new Know Before You Owe rules.

How Many Vacant Homes in Your Area?
Housing vacancies are at the lowest levels since at least 2005, according to Census Bureau estimates. But how did vacancy rates change locally between 2011-2014? Find out, and plug in your zip code to check your area’s results.

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Video: Do You Use Trademark Properly?
In this month’s Window to the Law, we celebrate the 100th anniversary of the REALTOR® trademark and review the rules governing members’ use of the trademark. Find out if you’re in compliance.

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MARK YOUR CALENDAR



March 11-13, 2016: National Land Conference



Prepare now to head to the landmark Adolphus Hotel in Dallas for this industry meeting.



May 9-14, 2016: REALTORS® Legislative Meetings



Spring will be here before you know it. Hold the dates for this Washington, D.C., event now.



Nov. 4-7, 2016: REALTORS® Conference & Expo



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