By The Numbers


The number of states that do not regulate home inspectors or inspections. To protect consumers and establish a baseline level of competency for home inspectors, the Nebraska, New Mexico, Ohio, and Hawaii state REALTOR® associations have prioritized this issue over the past couple of years. Check out the latest Hot Topic Alert to learn more about the debate over whether home inspectors should require licenses.


The number of REALTOR® Champions NAR is supporting in federal, state, and local races this November. This includes 54 REALTORS®running for office. On Nov. 7, tune into the NAR Facebook page to join CEO Bob Goldberg, chief advocacy officer Bill Malkasian, SVP of government affairs Shannon McGahn, and others for a special post-election analysis Facebook Live event.
The section number of one of the biggest wins for REALTORS® in last year’s Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, the new 20 percent business income deduction. It allows agents and brokers who earn income as independent contractors or from pass-through businesses to take a significant deduction on that income. Learn more about how the 20 percent business income deduction applies to you.
The date of the REALTORS® Relief Foundation (RRF) – Dress Down and Donate Fundraiser during the 2018 REALTORS® Conference & Expo in Boston. On Sunday, Nov. 4 stop by the REALTORS® Relief display area at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center, North Lobby to donate and pick up an RRF wristband.And remember to wear casual attire on that Sunday!