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  • in urban communities where there's high cost of housing, a tight housing market and limited rent control along with low and non-sustainable wages," she said. "Homelessness is also a much more...
    Created: 12/11/2018 9:22:05 PM
  • members to help “Support Diana” with a financial donation through a GoFundMe page. NAR warned that the email was not from the association or the REALTOR® Party. NAR says it will never solicit...
    Created: 12/11/2018 3:31:05 PM
  • Mae and Freddie Mac announced a nationwide suspension of eviction lockouts on foreclosures for the holiday season. The foreclosure moratorium will last from Dec. 17 to Jan. 2, 2019, and applies...
    Created: 12/11/2018 3:31:04 PM
  • this year. For certain, the yield curve flattened at 3% keeps new mortgage rates near 5%. Home stats flatten at best, but no great overbuilding disaster lurks around the corner. Further, no excesses...
    Created: 12/11/2018 1:29:47 PM
  • real estate experts, on a two-block stretch of Vista Avenue. Note : NAR’s Smart Growth grant was also used in Boise as part of NAR’s Walkable Communities pilot project which included sponsoring...
    Created: 12/11/2018 1:08:55 PM
  • the FHFA expanded data set not seasonally adjusted data. [2] Based on NAR housing affordability index
    Created: 12/11/2018 9:56:55 AM
  • perception staying at a steady level is a sign of a sturdy housing market," said Banfield. "Some homeowners may not be as aware of home value changes as the professionals who study the real estate...
    Created: 12/11/2018 9:33:59 AM
  • mortgage modifications, selling unwanted auto insurance, improperly charging fees for locking in mortgage rates, and adding chargeable add-ons to accounts without the customers’ permission. The...
    Created: 12/11/2018 7:54:51 AM
  • a great impact on the multifamily industry in general and the affordable housing market in particular. Inna Khidekel, Managing Director, Bridge Capital Markets Group (Image courtesy of Bridge...
    Created: 12/11/2018 7:34:10 AM
  • The Sacramento home sales market is going into winter hibernation, new data suggest, amid uncertainty over whether that market will reawaken with vigor in spring, or continue the doldrums of...
    Created: 12/11/2018 6:42:44 AM
  • Oahu's housing market is near the end of what is almost certain to be a year where fewer people bought homes. The Honolulu Board of Realtors has released data for November, and...
    Created: 12/11/2018 5:20:43 AM
  • Multiple closely watched mortgage rates slid lower today. The average rates on 30-year fixed and 15-year fixed mortgages both dropped. Meanwhile, the average rate on 5/1 adjustable-rate mortgages...
    Created: 12/11/2018 3:42:24 AM
  • Professional Journalists . He has produced audio podcasts on CRE topics for the NAR Commercial Division and the CCIM Institute. Steve has also served (from August 2017 to March 2018) as national...
    Created: 12/11/2018 2:14:12 AM
  • Professional Journalists . He has produced audio podcasts on CRE topics for the NAR Commercial Division and the CCIM Institute. Steve has also served (from August 2017 to March 2018) as national...
    Created: 12/11/2018 1:51:52 AM
  • might be cash-strapped in this environment of rising home prices and higher mortgage rates. As a result, it can be harder for them to qualify for a conventional loan and they might assume they...
    Created: 12/10/2018 10:33:16 PM
  • the mortgage interest. And since most people are sitting on relatively low mortgage rates, between 3.5 to 5.5 percent, then that isn’t tough to beat. The average annualized return for the...
    Created: 12/10/2018 10:33:16 PM
  • hard way. Read more. 8 Ways to Beef Up Your Safety Knowledge NAR’s REALTOR® Safety Program, which was launched more than a decade ago to educate members about risks on the job, includes...
    Created: 12/10/2018 3:30:57 PM
  • him about some tricks that prospective buyers can use to lower their mortgage rates, the future of real estate and what managerial lessons he learned from Tom Izzo, his basketball coach at Michigan...
    Created: 12/10/2018 1:19:24 PM
  • NAR members and Association staff can borrow up to six electronic books, digital audios and/or videos at no cost, through the  Virtual Library eBooks Collection . Members can also borrow up to...
    Created: 12/10/2018 11:38:00 AM
  • fourth time this year at the next Fed meeting Dec. 18-19. Fixed mortgage rates are largely unaffected by the Fed’s hikes, which is more influenced by the economy and inflation than short-term...
    Created: 12/10/2018 10:27:28 AM
  • economy is robust, wages are going up and people have jobs, the housing market is showing signs of slowing in recent months,” Nelson tells GlobeSt.com. “This is a leading indicator as one of...
    Created: 12/10/2018 9:54:51 AM
  • 19% decline from September. Year-to-date, the delinquency rate is down 15.39%. Foreclosures saw similar results. The rate dropped to 0.52%, a year-over-year decline of 24.24% and month-over-month
    Created: 12/10/2018 9:16:51 AM
  • s a sign that the tables are turning — and despite rising mortgage rates, buyers may start to have the upper hand in some markets as we head into 2019. What does that mean for sellers? According...
    Created: 12/10/2018 8:40:00 AM
  • off in December because the holidays are traditionally a slow time for home sales. "The housing market has been softening nationwide," GLVAR President Chris Bishop said in a statement. "Even...
    Created: 12/10/2018 6:25:16 AM
  • to a number of factors, including antiquated processes and even the 2008 housing market crash. But one of the biggest factors is the extended transaction process and how many hands are in the...
    Created: 12/10/2018 5:35:10 AM
  • a fit for you and your staff. - Michael Rubin, Alliant National Title Insurance Company 8. Understand Their Motivation Acquisitions happen for multiple reasons, and many may not be aligned...
    Created: 12/10/2018 5:05:15 AM
  • by Fannie Mae. TH Real Estate is also active in the student housing market. In May, in a joint venture with The Preiss Co., the company acquired a 472-bed community in Bloomington , Ind. Image
    Created: 12/10/2018 3:19:15 AM
  • market. We’re confident in the viability and growth of the Houston housing market, particularly in and around Friendswood and Sugarland,”  said Paul Panza, president & chief executive officer...
    Created: 12/10/2018 1:04:30 AM