September 27, 2021

Association Staff Across the Commonwealth Receive At Home With Diversity Certification

By: Kim Shindle on September 27th, 2021 in Association News PAR recently hosted the At Home With Diversity certification training from the National Association of Realtors® for staff members of state and local associations. Fifty-three staff members from 15 associations achieved the AHWD certification. They join the more than 21,000 other real estate professionals in North America who have earned the certification after completing an eight-hour course addressing topics of diversity, fair…Read more
September 24, 2021

How Student Loan Debt Is Impacting Buyers

By: Kelly Leighton on September 24th, 2021 in Industry News Student loan debt has been impacting people, specifically millennials and now Generation Z, for years, affecting their plans to become homeowners. A recent report from NAR, The Impact of Student Loan Debt, explores just how impacted consumers are by the debt and how it is influencing their decisions. Twenty-nine percent of respondents with student loan debt reported it has impacted their…Read more
August 11, 2021

Top 5 Things You Need to Know About the REALTOR® Trademarks

How much do you know about the REALTOR® trademarks and how to use them correctly? Here are five key facts. 1. REALTOR® = Member of NAR A REALTOR® is a member of the National Association of REALTORS®. The term REALTOR® should never be used as a substitute for "real estate agent." The REALTOR® trademarks include: REALTOR® REALTORS® REALTOR-ASSOCIATE® the REALTOR® block "R" logo The REALTOR®…Read more