Realtor news

Updated: DOJ Files Antitrust Lawsuit Against the National Association of Realtors

By Candy Evans / November 19, 2020 / 1 Comment

UPDATE: The National Association of Realtors’ 2021 president Charlie Oppler issued a statement on behalf of the organization in regards to a settlement with the U.S. Department of Justice. The trade group will comply with the settlement agreement within 45 days, which includes the following parameters: In accordance with the MLS system’s long-standing focus on […]

Read More

Where Are They Now? Claire Dewar is All About People Power in Politics

By Elaine Raffel / June 29, 2020 / 0 Comments

Since retiring six years ago, real estate powerhouse Claire Dewar has been channeling her energies into blue party politics.

Read More

Realtor Commission Splits: Who Gets How Much?

By Lydia Blair / June 2, 2020 / 1 Comment

Today we’re going to discuss a rather delicate topic. Forget the stories about Realtors walking in on naked people, feuding households, or crazy neighbors. The most taboo topic in the real estate industry is commissions and how they are split. Many agents might be surprised at how the general public thinks they get paid. Based […]

Read More

WCR’s Mad Hatter’s Tea and Fashion Show is Today. Guess Who is Co-Emcee!

By Candy Evans / October 18, 2019 / 0 Comments

  This has got to be the best event of the Real Estate year, I’m so excited to be a co-Emcee this year because I used to be a model and that’s really, really hard work. Sheila Fitzgerald really knows how to put on a fashion show. If you have never attended, see if any […]

Read More

Strict Safety Standards in The Real Estate Industry Are Necessary to Avoid Tragedy

By Joanna England / September 20, 2019 / 0 Comments

It’s Realtor Safety month, so tell me if this story sounds somewhat familiar. An agent is hosting an open house and is pretty much by themselves save for a few people coming in and out, maybe one or two at a time. However, one attendee seems to move slowly through the home, almost as if […]

Read More

Is North Texas the Best Place To Be a Realtor?

By Candy's Dirt / April 28, 2019 / 0 Comments
north texas

From staff reports The good news is, North Texas isn’t dead last. The bad news is, North Texas barely cracked the top 50 best places for Realtors to live. But even that bad news is actually fairly good news, when you consider that WalletHub’s rankings were based on 170 cities. Of North Texas cities, Fort […]

Read More