Hacker Connect January 16 in New York
An event for and by the real estate tech community

As if the housing market, unemployment rate and the economy in general are not scary enough -- there are people in our industry who are scaring Realtors instead of helping them. Last summer at the National Association of Realtors headquarters a group of us were told that the average Realtor is 52 and female -- the average age had dropped from 54 in a previous report. NAR has created the Young Professionals Network as a resource for younger real estate professionals, and chapters of this group have sprung up across the country. I think it is a good idea to get younger members involved and I applaud the way NAR is cultivating them and listening to them. We need younger members -- they are the future of NAR. At the same time, our industry seems to have a strange set of beliefs ab...