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HAR President and CEO Bob Hale Honored as Top Ranking MLS Executive

HAR President and CEO Bob Hale is probably recognized as the preeminent Association/MLS executive more than any other in the country. That has continued with his recent inclusion on the Swanepoel Power 200 list and Inman Real Estate Influencers 2017. The Swanepoel Power 200 is the definitive ranking of residential real estate’s top leaders produced and published annually by the Swanepoel T3 Group. They invest more than 600 hours of
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Inman News Honors HAR’s Bob Hale

On January 6, Inman News announced its distinguished list of 33 individuals who are changing the real estate industry, and it is little surprise that HAR President and CEO Bob Hale is among them. Notables include Gary Keller, Dottie Herman, Pete Flint, Spencer Rascoff, Sherry Chris, Alex Perriello, Austin Allison, Dave Liniger, Marc Davison, and Mauricio Umansky (for those who may watch “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills”). Bob is
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Kicking off an EPIC Year at REALTOR® Celebration

[caption id="attachment_18362" align="alignleft" width="282"] Martha Turner installed Nancy Furst as HAR 2015 Chair of the Board.[/caption] Members of the Houston City Council, representatives of the Texas Association of REALTORS® and past and present HAR leaders were among nearly 400 guests at the River Oaks Country Club on December 10 attending REALTOR® Celebration. HAR's biggest event of the year culminated with the swearing in of the 2015 HAR Board of Directors and incoming Chair, Nancy Furst, of Berkshire
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Familiar Names are Among the 200 Most Powerful People in Residential Real Estate

SP200 list is described as “the most comprehensive analysis ever published of the most powerful key decision makers, trailblazers, influencers, company chieftains, thought leaders, and innovators.” Among those who made the list are our own HAR President & CEO Bob Hale at No. 23 overall and No. 2 in the Trade category. While the list says that Bob is the 23rd and 2nd “most powerful in real estate,” it should
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HAR Honors President & CEO Bob Hale for 25 Years of Leadership

The Houston Association of REALTORS® (HAR) honored President and CEO Bob Hale for 25 years of leadership on October 25 during a gala at the Houston Country Club that featured HAR officers and directors, past presidents/chairmen since 1968 as well as in-person and videotaped congratulations from top real estate industry executives and politicians. Hale, who is credited with making HAR a household brand in the greater Houston area was saluted