National Association of REALTORS® Reaches Agreement to Resolve Nationwide Claims Brought by Home Sellers

The National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) today announced an agreement that would end litigation of claims brought on behalf of home sellers related to broker commissions. The agreement would resolve claims against NAR, over one million NAR members, all state/territorial and local REALTOR® associations, all association-owned MLSs, and all brokerages with an NAR member as principal that had a residential transaction volume in 2022 of $2 billion or below.

Industry reacts to White House plan to lower housing costs, analyze title reform

Title industry leaders shared thoughts with The Title Report regarding President Joe Biden’s plan to lower housing costs, which includes waiving title insurance requirements on some refinances and analyzing potential reforms to the title industry.

Zillow: Homes listed for sale in early June sell for $7,700 more

A new Zillow analysis of 2023 sales found that homes listed in the first two weeks of June sold for 2.3 percent more, a $7,700 boost on a typical U.S. home.

Strategic planning webinar reviews four pillars of a successful 2024

Four pillars of successful strategic planning were recently shared as part of October Research’s webinar series by Aaron Davis, CEO of AMD Enterprises; and Jim Campbell, CEO of Title Alliance.