Voice for Real Estate: White House, Commercial, Renters, Scams

NAR was the only major trade association to participate in a White House event on commercial drone use. Rules on drones take effect on Aug. 29 and use of the devices in real estate is expected to pick up. Other top stories in The Voice for Real Estate for the week of Aug. 15 look at tightening bank underwriting for commercial real estate deals, the growth of women in commercial real estate, the top markets for renters to become homeowners, and a template real estate pros can include on their email signature line to remind consumers to verify recipients before they end valuable info by email.