Category Archives: Real Estate News

My Thoughts: A Real Estate Agent’s Perspective on the NAR Settlement and Its Implications

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) recently settled multiple lawsuits with home sellers, agreeing to pay out $418 million and implement significant rule changes for Multiple Listing Services (MLS) and real estate agent practices. These changes, effective in August, have sparked a range of reactions—from panic to indifference. Major headlines, such as CNN’s “The 6% […]

Renting vs. Owning: Tips for 1st Time Buyers

Alright, first-time home buyers, let’s get real. Most of you don’t envision yourselves renting forever. Owning a home isn’t just about having a place to live; it’s about creating financial stability and a sense of freedom. But, let’s be honest, transitioning from renter to homeowner can seem daunting. There’s a mountain of paperwork, a need […]