Each month, we invite a real estate association leader to write a column on the state of the industry and the work of their organization in a feature we call Association News. The following are the five most-read Association News columns of 2022.
No. 1: A 2022 real estate forecast
Real estate is always unpredictable, but in hindsight we can now see that this 2022 forecast from Leslie Rouda Smith of the National Association of Realtors hit the mark.
“NWMLS has earned a reputation for being forward-thinking in adapting technology and service enhancements that help elevate the profession and help members better serve their clients and the public in all real estate transactions.” — Stuart Health, chairperson, Northwest MLS
The Young Professionals Network at Seattle King County Realtors aims to enhance opportunities for professional growth, provide avenues to association leadership and shape policies that meet the needs of young real estate professionals.
“Goals and milestones are part of the DNA of most successful REALTORS®. I believe giving back is, too!” — Rachel Mehmedagic, 2022 president of Seattle King County Realtors
The Seattle King County Realtors’ Governmental & Public Affairs Committee meets bi-monthly to discuss and plan the organization’s political initiatives. It’s an opportunity for members to participate in grassroots political activity.