News & Tips

REALTOR Safety Tip of the Week: Caller ID

REALTOR® safety is an important element of our business that is often overlooked or ignored. Here is a REALTOR®safety tip to keep in mind throughout the year.

Tip: “Who’s calling?”
Install caller I.D. on your telephone, which

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Have you received a demand letter from a “patent troll?”

If you have received a demand letter from a "patent troll,"  the National Association of REALTORS (NAR) wants to hear from you. Companies, often referred to as patent trolls, are buying up broad patents and

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ACAR Shares Tips on Buying & Storing Firewood

By: Seth Task
President, Akron Cleveland Association of REALTORS®

It is important to have a good storage system for firewood; otherwise it will rot before you can use it.

Whether you burn fires as a supplemental heat source

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Lorain City to Implement Point of Sale Inspections in 2014

Earlier this year, despite REALTOR® opposition[i], the Lorain City Council passed a point of sale ordinance, which takes effect January 1, 2014. Below are highlights of the legislation. Additional information can be found in an

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From NAR: Mortgage Debt Cancellation Tax Relief

Here is an update on the current status of the mortgage debt cancellation tax relief provision that expires at the end of 2013. As soon as the last one-year extension was passed on New Years’

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