Archive for September, 2014

NAR to FAA: Lift Ban on Drones

The National Association of REALTORS® sent a letter this week to the Federal Aviation Administration asking the agency to consider permitting the use of drones, or Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) technology, in real estate, arguing

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RPAC Supported Candidates for 2014

The REALTORS® Political Action Committee (RPAC) trustees of the Akron Cleveland Association of REALTORS® (ACAR) are pleased to announce they have reviewed various county council, House and Senate races on the General Election ballot (November

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9 Real Estate Photo Mistakes; How to Avoid and Fix

Buyers are increasingly judging homes by a photo. And bad listing photos may cost you not only a showing but possibly a higher sales price as well. The majority of buyers spend 60 percent of

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ACAR Endorses Summit County Issue 12

Today, the Akron Cleveland Association of REALTORS® (ACAR) endorsed Issue 12, the proposed 0.25% sales tax increase, on the November 4, 2014, ballot in Summit County.

The ACAR Board of Directors believes that Issue 12 is

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Washington Report: Rural housing, Clean Water Act, G fees, RESPA and more

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) has been busy advocating for policy important to the real estate industry and property owners.  Most recently, topics have included everything from the rural housing and RESPA, to clean

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