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Nevada REALTORS® News 5/27/19
The New Law: Nicknames and Education
You can't afford to ignore iBuyers
Consumers continue to overestimate mortgage requirements
Nevada Real Estate in the News
Nevada eclipses national average for REALTOR® designations earned
There is growing sentiment that becoming a REALTOR® should require tougher standards, specifically more robust training and education. Given that groundswell from inside and outside the REALTOR® community, continuing education classes and earned designations will be seen more as necessities than luxuries.
NAR’s state education directors released a breakdown, listing the number of designations earned by REALTORS® in every state. Nevada’s 15,000-plus REALTORS® have earned 4,509 designations, just less than one designation for every three REALTORS®, but well above the 1-in-4 national average. Designations come in all shapes and sizes, distinguishing REALTORS® for everything from expertise in social media and emerging technology (e-PRO) to a heightened proficiency in handling transactions for military personnel (MRP). Read more here.