FHA, Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac Now Back Larger Loans

  With the calendar now officially flipped to 2020, Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, and the Federal Housing Administration are now backing larger mortgages than they were just a few days ago. That’s because the 2020 loan limits for each of those...

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Five Questions Agents Legally Cannot Answer

Real estate agents often become the go-to for all the advice their clients need during the house-hunting process. Some become more like therapists than salespeople, with buyers especially, but renters too, needing immense support through the understandably stressful...

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Keeping You Updated on Legislative News

C.A.R. saves your sanity by keeping you updated on legislative news. The Association recently issued the following statement in response to the House passage of H.R. 5377, a bill that temporarily eliminates the cap on state and local tax (SALT) deductions for 2020 and...

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Tips for Homeowners in Wildfire Zones

Did you know embers are the most dangerous part of a wildfire? Carried by the wind, they can land directly on your house and ignite it, even when the full blaze seems to be a safe distance away. That means when it comes to fire safety, your clients have to consider...

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Transforming How Members Post on Social Media

Today’s top-performing REALTORS® know most clients come from their sphere but finding valuable clients on social media takes time. To stay consistent and visible, they share hyperlocal news, articles, infographics, and videos that engage their clients while looking...

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Glide Update – Feature Announcement

The Glide Team is excited to announce a redesign of the Glide interface, designed to make using Glide easier and more intuitive. Here’s what’s new:  Design elements to provide a more intuitive navigation across the transaction  A left hand navigation...

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CAR Legal Update

Three-Year Investigation Shines Spotlight on Unequal Treatment and Steering by Real Estate Agents A three-year investigation uncovered rampant unequal treatment and steering of potential minority homebuyers by real estate agents on Long Island. The...

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