In The News Archive

NVAR and its leadership are frequently quoted in the press on various topics concerning real estate & housing. This is the complete archive...

September Home Sales Rise
(, October 13,2015)

Eco Summit Coverage
(, September 11,2015)

NVAR Taps Ryan Conrad as New CEO
( Friday August 7th 2015)

Do's and Don'ts for People Who Want to Sell Their Homes Fast
(Washington Post from July 22 2015)

Fairfax March Home Sales Spike on Pent Up Demand From Long Cold Winter
(Fairfax News from April 10th 2015)

Virginia Housing Expo Draws Crowd
(Connector from March 24th 2015)

A Spectrum of Services Models is Changing The Way We Sell Homes
(Washington Post March 7th 2015) Covers NVAR Appreciation and Installation Event
( from December 24th 2014)

Federal Government Downsizing Sends DC Market Tailspinning
(Falls Church News and Press. December 17th 2014)

Realtor® Rosemary Tran Lauer Wins National Association of Realtors Award®

Meet The 2014 Good Neighbor Award Winners
( October 1st 2014)

2014 Eco Summit Coverage
(Herndon Connection, September 12th 2014)

Hipsters Zips – Worth Your Money? (Dec 2013)

You Can Defy Father Time Forever These Days
The Housing Bubble (Dec 2013)

Experts: Federal Cutbacks Show Need to Remake Local Economy
Sun Gazette Newspapers (Dec 2013)

Analysts: N.Va. Real Estate Market Solid Despite Inventory Woes, Federal Sequestration
Sun Gazette Newspapers (Dec 2013)

N.Va. Realtors’ Group Installs New Leadership Team
Sun Gazette Newspapers (Dec 2013)

Real estate: Look for value in 2014
CNN Money (Dec. 2013)

Fredericksburg's Pat Kline Named NVAR 'Realtor of the Year'
Fredericksburg Patch (Nov 2013)

D.C. home values tight despite Federal job shrinkage
Realty Times - (Oct 2013)

Why the D.C. area financial sector is seeing its best job growth in a decade
Washington Post (Sept. 2013)

NVAR Summit at GMU’s Mason Inn
The Connection Newspapers (Sep 2013)

Economists Advise of Inflation in DC Housing Market
The Epoch Times (Sept 2013)

Free real estate classes for veterans
Washington Post (August 2013)

‘Regionality’ of Transportation Projects Questioned
The Connection (July 2013)

Home Sales Reflect Sellers Market
Fairfax Times (July 2013)

The Rate Effect on Real Estate - (VIDEO)
CNBC (July 2013)

Veterans Can Qualify for Free Real Estate Class at the Northern Virginia Association of Realtors(r)
The Progress-Index (July 2013)

Realtors' Group Unveils New Tagline, Visual Style
Sun Gazette (June 2013)

PRSA Member Spotlights > Jill Parker Landsman
PRSA News (May 2013)

Seller's Market
Washingtonian (April 2013)

For tech-savvy buyers, real estate agents go to the video
Washington Post (March 2013)

Will supply catch up with demand in Northern Virginia?
Washington Post (March 2013)

Realtors®’ Political Action Committee Aims to Raise $190,000 for Year
Sun Gazette (March 2013)

Young and old seek neighborhoods with 'walkability'
Examiner (Jan 2013)

Builders plan for a prosperous 2013
Examiner (Jan 2013)

Cost of Rental Housing Increases Across Arlington in 3rd Quarter
Sun Gazette (Jan 2013)

‘Mother Teresa’ to Fairfax County’s mentally impaired
Fairfax Times (Jan 2013)

The National Association of Realtors® Debuts its Realtor® University to Benefit Motivated Members
REALTOR® University (Dec 2012)

Fairfax County Notes, 1/3/13 Edition
Sun Gazette (Jan 2013)

Recap: Five Housing Issues to Watch in 2013
Wall Street Journal (Dec 2012)

N.Va. Realtors Install Leadership Team for 2013
Sun Gazette Newspapers (Dec 2012)

‘Fiscal Cliff,’ Employment Shift Bring Area’s Economy Closer to Nation’s
Sun Gazette (Dec 2012)

Inventory Crunch Still Dogs Area Real Estate Market
Sun Gazette (Dec 2012)

Brief: Northern Virginia Association of Realtors Installs New Leadership
Connection Newspapers (Dec 2012)

Trudy Harsh Wins Good Neighbor Award (October 2012)

Congressmen team up for cartoon-inspired event
The Hill (Oct 2012)

Top 10 Market Stats for the Northern Virginia Housing Market
Lorton Patch (Sep 2012)

Governor McDonnell Announces Board Appointments and Appointments to Administration (Sep 2012)

FHA eases condo rules, but is it enough?
Source HSH Blog (Sep 2012)

Economic Recovery Tepid, Homebuyers Cautious, Panelists Tell NVAR Members
Sun Gazette (Sep. 2012)

Real estate industry welcomes changes to FHA condo rules
Inman News (Sep 2012)

2012 Good Neighbor Awards Finalists Announced
Realtor® Magazine (August 2012)

D.C. area home buyers get creative in return of bidding wars
Washington Post (August 2012)

Buying beats renting after 3.5 years in Washington metro region
Washington Post (August 2012)

Cover story: Rising rents a factor in buy-rent choice
Washington Times (July 2012)

Median home sale price rises to $450,000 in Fairfax County
Wasihngotn Post (July 2012)

First-In-Region "Ask Me!" Campaign Launched By Northern Virginia Association of Realtors®
KOLD TV Tucson (June 2012)

New Housing Crisis: Not Enough to Buy
CNBC (June 2012)

Realtors Rally Near Capitol Hill to Save Homeownership
US News (May 2012)

Analytics Stakes Out New Real Estate
All Analytics (April 2012)

A Weekend of Open Houses
Washington Post Express (April 2012)

House & Home Section: Fianacing and Floorplans
Washington Examiner (April 2012)

Homegrown Long & Foster finding success in rebounding housing market
Washington Post (April 2012)

New Law Requires Written Agreement Between Buyer and Realtor®
Fairfax news (April 2012)

Cover story: Appraisal key to selling price
Washington Times (April 2012)

Arlington History, 4/12/12 Edition
Sun Gazette (April 2012)

Technology: Target Practice email is not dead (Mar/Apr 2012)

House hunters must do their homework about real estate Web sites
Washington Post (March 2012)

Congrats to our award winners
VAR Buzz (Feb 2012)

Cover story: Best Realtor® clicks personally and online
The Washington Times (Feb 2012)

Potomac Gap Shows Court Foreclosures Delay Housing Recovery
Bloomberg (Feb 2012)

Election year: Does it translate to better Washington real estate sales?
The Washington Post (Feb 2012)

Obama Introduces New Refinancing Plan For Homeowners
FOX 5 Washington (Feb 2012)

Obama Touts Mortgage Financing Plan in Virginia
NBC 4 Washington (Feb 2012)

Cover story: Greater contract clarity helps everybody
WashingtonTimes (Jan 2012)

The Selling Edge Real Estate Seminar Prepares Home Owners to Become Savvy Sellers
NewswireTODAY (Jan 2012)

Change stresses importance of home inspection for buyers
WTOP (Jan 2012)

Buying or selling a home in 2012? Here’s what you need to know.
The Washington Post (Jan 2012)

Judging the impact of federal government cuts on the region
The Washington Post (Jan 2012)

House Hunt: Most Expensive Sold Homes in 2011 (Dec 2011)

Business Bank lends food aid
Washington Business Journal (Dec 2011)

Northern Virginia’s Housing Market Shows Signs of Bouncing Back (Dec 2011)

Realtors Suggest Market Improvement Will Be Limited Until 2013
Sun Gazette Newspapers, Springfield (Dec 2011)

No housing market improvement expected for 2012
The Examiner (Dec 2011)

Food collection serves more than 300 families in Fairfax
Washington Business Journal (Dec 2011)

UCM Receives $10,000 Donation from Northern Virginia Association of Realtors (Nov 2011)

In the RESpotlight: NVAR and Christine M. Todd, CAE, RCE, CIPS
MRIS RESource (Oct 2011)

Sun Gazette (Oct 2011)

Mortgage interest deduction hangs on, but for how long?
The Examiner (Oct 2011)

Washington putting foreclosure troubles in rearview mirror
The Examiner (Oct 2011)

Vinh Nguyen Named NoVa Realtor® of the Year
Fairfax News (Oct 2011)

Looking at home as buyer helps make sale
Washington Times (Oct 2011)

Parts of area housing market almost back to pre-recession levels
The Examiner (Sep 2011)

Solar Decathlon 2011 Showcases Affordable, Attractive, Energy Efficient Solar Homes
Arbour Realty (Sep 2011)

NoVa rents increase with demand, stable employment
Fairfax Times (Sep 2011)

Where Have All the Buyers Gone?
Mount Vernon Patch (Sep 2011)

Restoring Consumer Confidence Key to Economic Recovery (Sept 2011)

Analyst: Real Estate Recovery Boxed in By Current Economic Conditions
Sun Gazette (Sept 2011)

Want to Crush the Middle Class? Just Eliminate the Mortgage Deduction (Sept 2011)

Congratulations NVAR on Winning the Gold LEED!
MRIS Blog (Sept 2011)

Join NVAR for Their Annual Economic Summit (2011)
MRIS Blog (Sept 2011)

NVAR’s Annual Economic Summit (2011) (Sept 2011)

Spike in summer sales boosts fall real estate outlook
The Examiner (Aug 2011)

McDonnell Names NVAR Members Anh Tu Do, Pat Kline to State Boards
Asian Fortune (August 2011)

Local Realtors® Rap Proposal to Nix Mortgage-Interest Deduction
Sun Gazette (August 2011)

Growth Expert: No. Va. Needs More ‘Small’ Housing
Fairfax Station Clifton Connection

No. Va. Needs To Attract More Private Investment
Great Falls Connection

A Job Well Done
Great Falls Connection

A Bumpy Recovery
McLean Connection

Pay attention to 3 P’s of curb appeal
The Washington Times

Clifton Hunt Home Gets Remodeled; The Upside of the Flip
Fairfax Station Patch

Local housing market remains slow, but steady
Fairfax Times

Economists: Days of soaring economic growth are over
The Examiner

How to get over the house that got away
The Washington Post

March housing activity at highest level since 2006
The Examiner

What Makes D.C. the Nation's Hottest Market?
The Examiner

Economist: Northern Virginia Leading Region Out of Recession
Sun Gazette

Legislators, NVAR examine mortgage reforms
Fairfax Times

February Home Sales Seem to be Improving
Fairfax Times

New Rules for First-Time Home Buyers

Area Realtors® Sold on Social Media
Northern Virginia Magazine

Property Assessments Rise in Most Areas of the County
Sun Gazette, Fairfax

Report: Washington Has the Best Real Estate Market in the Nation
Washington Examiner

Asian Influences Continue to Grow in Centreville
Fairfax Times

Boot Car from Garage & Reclaim Valuable Living Space
The Washington Post

Local Realtors® Graduate from Leadership Institute
Sun Gazette, Arlington

Realtors® Deeply Involved in Communities (cover story)
The Washington Times

Karen Trainor Installed as Leader of the Northern Virginia Association of Realtors®
WUSA Channel 9 News

Local Economic Picture: Partly-Sunny, Clouds Still on the Horizon
By Brian Trompeter, Sun Gazette

Region's Market Won't Improve in 2011, Experts Say
The Washington Examiner

Home Sales Dismal in October
The Washington Examiner

Local Realtor® Selected for State Leadership Academy
Sun Gazette (Arlington)

Neighborhoods Where Home Prices Don't Fall
By Michele Lerner

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