Monthly Archives: September 2017

Why your passwords may not need to be so complicated

How many of your online passwords include uppercase and lowercase letters, numbers, and special characters? It’s probably because of a document from 2003 that you’ve never heard of. The author of the U.S. Department of Commerce National Institute of Standards … Continue reading

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7 tips to avoid scams when you rebuild from Harvey

Ensure you’re working with legitimate professionals, whether rebuilding your own home or sharing these tips with clients. Be suspicious of builders who contact you first. A person knocking on your door may say he’s a contractor, but how do you … Continue reading

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Thinking of joining a team? Here’s why that might make sense for you

The model of sales agents leading teams of specialists—such as buyer’s agents, listing coordinators, and inside sales agents—continues to grow, but how you know if joining a team is the right decision for you? We gathered first-hand experience to help … Continue reading

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What to know about renewing your license for the 1st time

Real estate sales agents must renew their licenses with the Texas Real Estate Commission every two years, and if it’s your first time, there are some special requirements you should know. Agents renewing for the first time must complete Sales … Continue reading

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Trade Expo, Board of Directors headline final days of 2017 Texas REALTORS® Conference

More than 150 vendors gathered in the Trinity Exhibit Hall at the Hilton Anatole on Sunday for the 2017 Texas REALTORS® Conference Trade Expo. Free to all attendees, the Trade Expo highlighted the latest in technology and services related to … Continue reading

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2018 TAR Chairman Kaki Lybbert talks about trust, responsibility at installation

Kaki Lybbert was installed as the 2018 chairman of the Texas Association of REALTORS® on Saturday night at the 2017 Texas REALTORS® Conference along with Chairman-elect Tray Bates, Secretary/Treasurer Cindi Bulla, and Immediate Past Chairman Vicki Fullerton. Lybbert began her … Continue reading

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College football legend Lou Holtz leaves Texas REALTORS® with 3 rules on Day 1 of 2017 Texas REALTORS® Conference

Harvey and the resilience of Texas and its REALTORS® was a theme echoed throughout the first day of the 2017 Texas REALTORS® Conference at the Hilton Anatole in Dallas. Speakers and leaders made time to recognize the generosity of Texas … Continue reading

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