NAR - SPEAK OUT Against iBuyers - Support REALTORS That Support You

By
Real Estate Broker/Owner with Atlanta Homes ODAT Realty Call/Text 404-939-2727 Buckhead - Midtown - Westside -- and more ...

NAR - SPEAK OUT Against iBuyers -
Support REALTORS That Support You

 

 

For many years, Lyn Sims from Chicago/Schaumberg IL, has reminded us that the National Association of REALTORs (NAR) lives off the donations of its members and asks about thier effectiveness as she questions NAR's value to us as real estate professionals.

Sharing the focus of the video - when will NAR address the elephant in the middle of the living room - the ever-encroaching internet mega-companies - and expose their litany of hidden fees. Our professional organization needs to educate the public. 

 

    Lyn Sims shared this video  9/23/19

 

Other issues with Zillow for me:

Over the past three days, I have spoken with three possible new Clients.  In all three instances, I've had to REFUTE Zillow statistics before I can even start looking at values with Buyers. The public doesn't look at the background in each locale.

  • Shall we say "Zestimates" carry a large mathematical MARGIN OF ERROR?
  • Shall we remind the public that these mega companies have hidden fees???
  • Shall we explain that bad-mouthing REALTORs on the ground while seeking Customers online is not a professional behavior?

All the best - Lynn

Hats off to Lyn Sims for sending out the video.
Thanks for use of elephant photo to MinistryMatters.

 

 

Posted by

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Need a REALTOR(R)?
 
Let me Google multi-color logo Atlanta Real Estate ODAT that for you.

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

Lynn B Friedman reviews             facebook      twitter      google plus      linkedin       

                                                                                                                                   Click & Search 

             

 

close

Re-Blogged 1 time:

Re-Blogged By Re-Blogged At
  1. Barbara Todaro 09/24/2019 06:03 AM
Topic:
Real Estate General Information
Location:
Georgia Fulton County Atlanta
Groups:
Active Rain Newbies
Realtors®
The Lounge at Active Rain
Almost Anything Goes
Addicted to Active Rain
Tags:
nar
elephant in the room

Post a Comment
Spam prevention
Spam prevention
Show All Comments
Rainmaker
2,858,123
Laura Cerrano
Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island - Locust Valley, NY
Certified Feng Shui Expert, Speaker & Researcher

It’s very important to have a voice like this and thank you for speaking to all of it. I absolutely endorse!

Sep 23, 2019 10:05 PM #1
Rainmaker
3,463,935
Nina Hollander
Coldwell Banker Realty - Charlotte, NC
Your Charlotte/Ballantyne/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Realtor

Yes, Ma'am, Lynn! No argument from me and I've reblogged this post as well... and will post it in some of my local real estate groups on Facebook.

Sep 24, 2019 04:05 AM #2
Rainmaker
3,601,059
Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

Good morning Lynn. Lyn has stirred up a hornet's nest and well she should. NAR needs to speak for its members! Enjoy your day!

Sep 24, 2019 04:59 AM #3
Rainmaker
1,611,614
Lyn Sims
RE/MAX Suburban - Schaumburg, IL
Schaumburg Real Estate

Thanks for your continuing support Lynn!

Sep 24, 2019 05:17 AM #4
Rainmaker
5,363,369
Barbara Todaro
RE/MAX Executive Realty - Franklin, MA
Marketing Agent for The Todaro Team

Good morning, Lynn B. Friedman you nailed it.... 

Sep 24, 2019 06:00 AM #5
Rainmaker
3,650,762
Michael Jacobs
Pasadena, CA
Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393

Hello Lynn - is the elephant too big?  That may be the "answer".  

Sep 24, 2019 06:09 AM #6
Ambassador
4,002,393
George Souto
George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages - Middletown, CT
Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert

Lynn the answer to your last three questions should be a no brainer.  YES! YES!! YES!!!

Sep 24, 2019 07:41 AM #7
Rainmaker
3,941,417
Dorie Dillard CRS GRI ABR
Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.750.6899 - Austin, TX
Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate

Good evening Lynn B. Friedman ,

Great post and support. I caught your post after Barbara Todaro re-blogged. Loved George Souto's comment! YES!!!!!

Sep 24, 2019 06:15 PM #8
Post a Comment
Spam prevention
Show All Comments

What's the reason you're reporting this blog entry?

Are you sure you want to report this blog entry as spam?

Ambassador
954,670

Lynn B. Friedman

Concierge Service for Our Atlanta Sellers & Buyers
Selling? Buying? Contact us now and LET'S TEAM UP for success!
*
*
*
*
Spam prevention

Additional Information