Published Tuesday, August 17, 2021

INDIANAPOLIS — New housing data issued by the MIBOR REALTOR® Association (MIBOR) for July 2021 shows an increase in new listings and sales. The median sales price rose 15.6 percent in July compared to July 2020, and 3.8 percent compared to June 2021. Pending sales increased 2.7 percent in year over year comparison. New listings increased ...more »

Published Monday, August 16, 2021

On Monday, August 30, MIBOR REALTOR® Association (MIBOR) will be closed while staff attend an all-day training. As part of MIBOR’s increased focus on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, MIBOR employees will complete a staff-specific version of the seven-hour course, At Home with Diversity. At Home with Diversity is a NAR training designed to address ...more »

MIBOR RPAC Hits 77% of Annual Goal in July!
Published Sunday, August 8, 2021

Thanks to investments made by members like you – MIBOR RPAC has raised over $84,000, which is 77% of our annual goal. What does this mean? MIBOR members understand the importance of being at the table when legislation is proposed and passed at the local level. In 2020, advocacy efforts fueled by RPAC ensured your business could continue forward as we ...more »

Major Investors are the Backbone of RPAC
Published Sunday, August 8, 2021

When RPAC supports REALTOR-friendly candidates and issues, we give them a leg up. It makes a strong statement for a candidate to have the support of one of the nation’s top PACs. Major Investors are the backbone of RPAC making up more than 1/3 of the overall funds received by NAR. Last year, MIBOR boasted our all-time high in the number of Major ...more »

MIBOR REALTORS® Discuss Homebuying and Real Estate with IndyHub’s Blake Johnson
Published Sunday, August 8, 2021

There is no doubt that the current housing market is unprecedented. Recently, IndyHub sat down with a few MIBOR REALTORS® to get the lowdown on all things home-buying. IndyHub’s audience? A mix of 20 and 30-somethings who are meaningfully connected to Indy and invested in its future. The REALTOR® panel, including MIBOR President Regina Jones, ...more »

Set that FOMO aside and hop on a raft to tour the White River!
Published Sunday, August 8, 2021

On July 28th, 16 REALTOR® members took to the White River for an all-new experience! Because of the investment the MIBOR Economic and Community Development Council (ECDC) made to the White River Vision Plan, members had the opportunity to participate in the first of two REALTOR® White River Raft Workshops. But do not worry, you can register for the ...more »

What is the MIBOR Economic and Community Development Council?
Published Sunday, August 8, 2021

The Economic and Community Development Council (ECDC) is one of the many MIBOR committees that support MIBOR’s mission and are a great way to go beyond buying and selling to make a difference in this industry. The ECDC is an advising body of the MIBOR REALTOR® Association made up of 20 dedicated, volunteer REALTOR® members who represent the ...more »

Published Saturday, August 7, 2021

Subdivisions push back against home sales to rental firms Supportive Housing Project Set to Open in Indy Study Examines Economic Improvement And Equity Perceptions of Housing Affordability Worsen Why Fannie Mae Doesn’t Want Home Appraisers Calling Neighborhoods ‘Desirable’ Study: Indy Near Bottom in Access to Healthy Food Grocery ...more »

Join us for TechTalk - August 20
Published Thursday, August 5, 2021

The presence of technology is in everything we do, and this includes real estate. Technology has not only changed the way REALTORS® do business, but it also makes things different from the perspective of buyers and sellers. TECH Talk was created to bring the most relevant information back to our MIBOR members. The Broker Listing Cooperative and the ...more »

Top Compliance Issues
Published Wednesday, August 4, 2021

Each day, listings are reviewed for compliance with the BLC Listing Service Rules and Regulations. Some listings are automatically detected by the Listing Data Checker, some are anonymously reported through the Matrix listing service, and some are detected by MIBOR staff. Of the Data Checker notices delivered to MIBOR members, 60% are correctable issues of ...more »