News

Rental Income 20% Deduction Eligibility

Published Monday, February 4, 2019

The new guidelines set a safe harbor for applying the new deduction to rental income.

 Tax Law

Pending and Active Listings Remain Down

Published Wednesday, January 16, 2019

The December MLS Report is out now and shows pending and active sales down from mid-November. Average sales price, however, showed a slight increase from mid-December of 2017.

 Memphis-Area Market, MLS Sales Reports

Katie Shotts Appointed New CEO of MAAR

Published Monday, January 14, 2019

After a careful and thorough nationwide search and interview process, MAAR is pleased to announce that the Board of Directors has selected Katie Shotts as MAAR’s CEO.

 Association News, Board of Directors

Sales Drop from November But 2018 Finishes Strong

Published Tuesday, January 8, 2019

The final market report for 2018 has been released. It shows the market was slower than the previous month, but sales for 2018 finished higher than in 2017, indicating a strong year overall.

 Market Reports, Media Releases, Memphis-Area Market

Pending and Active Listings Down Over the Past Month

Published Tuesday, December 18, 2018

The newly-released November MLS Report shows pending and active sales down from mid-November. Average and median sales price, however, were both up from mid-November of 2017.

 Memphis-Area Market, MLS Sales Reports

November Sales Cool as the Year Winds Down

Published Friday, December 7, 2018

The market took a slight dip in November, per the latest market report. Memphis-area home sales for November decreased 3.9 percent from a year ago. Sales were also down from October 2018.

 Market Reports, Media Releases, Memphis-Area Market

NAR to Increase Annual Dues

Published Monday, November 5, 2018

In May 2018, NAR approved a 25% increase in annual membership dues.

 Membership, National Association of REALTORS®

Business Meals Still Deductible Under New Tax Law

Published Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Even if they’re part of an entertainment activity, you can still take tax deductions on your business meal expenses, the IRS has clarified.

 Tax Law