Florida Realtors 2015 Convention & Trade Expo (4/14/2015)
The convention is a one-stop-shop for Realtors who want to double their income, fix problems, make connections and learn new skills. Discover more reasons online. “Read more.”
Vacation home sales rose to record high in 2014 (4/2/2015)
NAR survey: The 2014 sales totaled 1.13M, up 57.4% from 2013. Investment home sales totaled 1.02M, down 7.4% from 2013 and exclude institutional investors.
Realtors in Tally as legislature kicks off session (3/3/2015)
It’s the first day of the Florida Legislature’s 2015 session and also Great American Realtor Days, where members meet lawmakers and push housing-friendly laws.
Florida Realtors announces new CEO (1/30/2015)
Bill Martin joins Florida Realtors as CEO on March 23 after 14 years as the CEO of Michigan Realtors. Pres. Barbar calls his skills and expertise “invaluable.”
MLSAdvantage now mobile friendly (1/22/2015)
Realtors with a participating MLS can now easily view MLSAdvantage listings from any mobile device. Developers call it “a major overhaul” for MLS service.
Half of Fla. real estate agents fail first test (1/20/2015)
While 28,000 people took the Fla. real estate licensee test last year, about half failed on the first attempt; and of that half, about 66% failed the second test.
What’s ahead for Florida’s 2015 economy? (1/15/2015)
Economists, civic leaders to discuss state’s business and real estate trends during Florida Realtors 2015 Economic Summit, Jan. 21, at Mid-Winter Business Meetings.
Florida Realtors: Get $1,000 or more for college (1/8/2015)
Florida Realtors Education Foundation Student Scholarships offer $1,000 or more to residents planning to attend college full-time in the 2015-16 academic year.
South Florida’s Realtors learn self-defense (12/3/2014)
An Ark. murder has raised safety concerns. Florida Realtors now offers a free 75-minute safety video, and Palm Beach agents are learning jiu-jitsu and Krav Maga.
Move Inc. merger completed but Zillow’s is delayed (11/14/2014)
The oversight company for NAR-owned realtor.com is now officially part of News Corp. However, FTC questions have delayed Zillow’s merger with Trulia.
Florida Realtors honors Patricia “Patti” Fitzgerald as 2013 Realtor of the Year (8/15/2013)
Patricia “Patti” Fitzgerald, 2011 president, was named 2013 Realtor of the Year today at Florida Realtors’ 97th annual Convention & Trade Expo.
Florida Realtors top 10 stories in 2011 (12/22/2011)
New and revised forms to be available (12/20/2010)
Florida Realtors: New, revised forms to be available through Form Simplicity, other forms vendors on Dec. 21.