The world's largest professional organization,the National Association of Realtors (NAR) with 1.2 million members, recently launched a web site, HouseLogic, with industry relevance just for consumers. It has searches, naturally, and tons of ideas and tips that buyers are able to store and retrieve online. Homeowners and prospective homeowners are accustomed to visiting websites only for for searching for properties will find a whole new world opened up to them..
HouseLogic ...empowers homeowners who want to get more actively engaged in shaping community life and advocate neighborhood and home ownership issues that matter most to them. The site provides users with the tools and know-how to effect change and address concerns, like establishing a neighborhood watch program, building a community playground, or participating in city or county planning efforts.
NAR has been an advocate for real estate professionals and a champion of consumers for well over 100 years starting with the Code of Ethics. HouseLogic is a continuation of NAR's tradition of advocacy.