No confidential sources were used in this Report and no information identified as confidential under any existing NDA was included without permission from the appropriate authorities. This Report is a result of research, articles that are readily available through the media, websites, social media, reports, notes taken during conventions and seminars and one-on-one discussions with industry leaders.
The author may, from time to time, serve as a consultant and/or advisor to companies and organizations mentioned in the Report. Specifically he serves as Senior Partner of RealSure, Inc.
Accuracy, Sources and Surveys
As far as possible all statements, statistics and inferences were verified and although great care was undertaken to provide accurate and current information, we cannot accept responsibility or liability for any loss or risk that may be claimed or incurred as a consequence; directly or indirectly. All sources and publications used to compile this Report are listed in the References section.
RealSure every year consolidates survey data and personal interviews with real estate industry and organizational leaders. Executive interviews were conducted across a nationwide cross-section of over 100 real estate leaders and executives via telephone, email and, as locality allowed, in-person meetings. Research and interviews for this Report were conducted over a 10-month period from March 2010 to December 2010 with the majority during the last three months of the year.
Examples and Disclaimer
References to any companies, products, services and websites do not constitute or imply endorsement and neither is any reference or absence of reference intended to harm, place at a disadvantage or in any way affect any company or person. Information contained in this Report should not be a substitute for common sense, thorough research and competent advice. Readers are urged to consult proper counsel or other authority regarding any points of law, finance, technology and business before proceeding and all conclusions expressed herein are subject to local, state and federal laws and regulations.
Most of the companies listed in this Report own numerous trademarks and it has not been possible to identify each respective trademark. Specifically Realtor® is a registered trademark of the National Association of Realtors®. This Report does not in any way seek to challenge or dilute any of these marks.