Kevin and all of us at NAR know that REALTORS® across the country are talking about the potential challenges and opportunities posed by the proposed settlement agreement. Let them know if they’re feeling uncertain about what the settlement means for them, NAR is releasing three new episodes of our “Drive With NAR” podcast, packed with tools and advice on how REALTORS® are navigating change.

They include facts about the settlement, and tools and advice for REALTORS® to use. Tune in to “Drive With NAR” at or wherever you get your podcasts.

Thank you for your continued work in support of our organization.

Warm regards,



Title: What Does NAR’s Settlement Mean for Your Business?

Description: Real estate professionals have always had to demonstrate tangible value to the buyers and sellers they serve. Now that’s doubly important. NAR’s proposed settlement agreement is prompting changes in the real estate industry, but you have all the tools and expertise necessary to navigate those changes smoothly and confidently. Host Marki Lemons Ryhal speaks with four pros, both agents and brokers, about how they’re preparing for the practice changes that are coming.


Title: A New Opportunity to Provide Value to Buyers

Description: The forthcoming rule mandating the use of written representation agreements and other practice changes that are part of NAR’s proposed settlement agreement allows you to emphasize and communicate your value to clients. Host Marki Lemons Ryhal discusses with two practitioners how to maximize these opportunities with buyers.


Title: Refocus on Using Your Voice for Your Clients, Industry

Description: Amidst a tumultuous period in the real estate industry, NAR’s massive advocacy machine has never stopped working for you. Over the last year, REALTORS® secured a reduction in FHA mortgage insurance premiums, got the FHFA to rescind proposed hikes on upfront mortgage fees and protected real estate pros’ status as independent contractors. Host Marki Lemons Ryhal talks with two members steeped in advocacy about the true value of being a REALTOR®.