Kim Shindle

Kim Shindle

Kim Shindle is the Manager of Media Relations at the Pennsylvania Association of Realtors®. Follow Kim on Twitter.
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Chief lobbyist outlines NAR legislative priorities

Chief lobbyist outlines NAR legislative priorities

Mar 11, 2015 | Kim Shindle

The National Association of Realtors® (NAR) has several federal issues that it’s currently working on and some that are in a holding pattern until legislation is introduced, according to NAR Deputy Chief Lobbyist Jamie Gregory, who addressed the Pennsylvania Association of Realtors® during the annual Public Policy and Political Affairs Seminar this week in Harrisburg.

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PA real estate firms in business longer than national average

PA real estate firms in business longer than national average

Jan 20, 2015 | Kim Shindle

Real estate firms tend to have more staying power in Pennsylvania compared to national averages, according to a recent survey conducted for the Pennsylvania Association of Realtors®.

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New listings up four percent statewide

New listings up four percent statewide

Jan 15, 2015 | Kim Shindle

Housing inventory improved in Pennsylvania as the real estate market continued its recovery in 2014, according to a report released today by the Pennsylvania Association of Realtors® (PAR).

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Realtors® Ring for the Salvation Army

Realtors® Ring for the Salvation Army

Dec 22, 2014 | Kim Shindle

Across the Commonwealth, Realtors® were ringing the bell for the Salvation Army’s Red Kettle campaign on December 5, which has been tagged as Realtor® Ring Day.

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Local associations raise $77,000 during Realtors® Reach Out

Local associations raise $77,000 during Realtors® Reach Out

Nov 19, 2014 | Kim Shindle

Pennsylvania Realtors® provided aid to organizations throughout their communities last month during the seventh annual Realtors® Reach Out event.

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Fair housing laws help preserve dignity

Fair housing laws help preserve dignity

Nov 14, 2014 | Kim Shindle

“Demographics show that by the year 2020, the Caucasian population will probably be the minority in the United States. It’s time we look at Fair Housing Laws and recognize that they are about preserving dignity of people we work with,” says Karel Murray, DREI, a real estate instructor.

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Past PAR President is installed as national CRB president

Past PAR President is installed as national CRB president

Nov 10, 2014 | Kim Shindle

Pennsylvania Realtor® Bette McTamney was installed as the 2015 president of the Council of Real Estate Brokerage Managers (CRB), an affiliate of the National Association of Realtors®, last week in New Orleans.

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Building relationships creates business opportunities

Building relationships creates business opportunities

Nov 4, 2014 | Kim Shindle

“It’s important to understand on day one in the real estate business that it’s a long road to accomplish what you dream of and you can achieve success if you take a look at what’s holding you back,” said Ashton Gustafson, a real estate speaker.

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Understand how new reforms affect real estate

Understand how new reforms affect real estate

Oct 29, 2014 | Kim Shindle

While Realtors® may be aware of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, they may not realize that financial changes it has instituted have made it more challenging for buyers to get loans.

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