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  • Existing-Home Sales Stumble in February
    WASHINGTON (March 22, 2017) — After starting the year at the fastest pace in almost a decade, existing-home sales slid in February but remained above year ago levels both nationally and in all major regions, according to the National Association of Realtors®. Total existing-home sales 1, which are completed transactions that include single-family homes, townhomes, […]
  • NAR HOME Survey: Economic, Financial Optimism Surges; Renters Lukewarm About Buying
    WASHINGTON (March 15, 2017) — Multiple years of uninterrupted job gains and hope that the best is yet to come in 2017 are igniting consumer confidence across the country, and especially in rural and middle America, according to new consumer survey findings from the National Association of Realtors®. The survey additionally found a growing disparity […]
  • NAR Survey Finds Gen X on the Mend; More Children Living with Millennials and Boomers
    WASHINGTON (March 7, 2017) — An improving economy, multiple years of strong job growth and the notable increase in home values in most markets fueled a greater share of purchases from Generation X households over the past year. This is according to the National Association of Realtors® 2017 Home Buyer and Seller Generational Trends study, […]
  • Senate Confirms Carson Nomination as Realtors® Look to Opportunities and Challenges Ahead
    WASHINGTON (March 2, 2017) — The U.S. Senate confirmed Dr. Ben Carson as the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development today with a roll call vote of 58-41. National Association of Realtors® President William E. Brown, a second-generation Realtor® from Alamo, California and founder of Investment Properties, said Realtors® will work closely with Secretary Carson to […]
  • Pending Home Sales Weaken in January
    WASHINGTON (February 27, 2017) — Insufficient supply levels led to a lull in contract activity in the Midwest and West, which dragged down pending home sales in January to their lowest level in a year, according to the National Association of Realtors®. The Pending Home Sales Index,* a forward-looking indicator based on contract signings, decreased […]

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  • Renters Now Dominate in Half of Cities March 24, 2017
    Here’s an eye-catching stat: Fifty-two of the 100 largest U.S. cities are now majority-renter. 
  • Mortgage Rates Retreat Slightly This Week March 24, 2017
    The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage decreased slightly, marking the greatest week-over-week decline in more than two months. 
  • Investors Are Unlocking Biggest Profits Here March 24, 2017
    “While good returns on single-family rentals are hard to come by in high-priced coastal markets and in some other housing hot spots...
  • Expert Tips for Upping Your Relocation Game March 24, 2017
    South Carolina–based Century 21 Blackwell & Company Realty was honored for its relocation expertise. Here are their tips for connecting...
  • New-Home Sales Jump 6% March 24, 2017
    A growing job market along with rising household formations are helping to fuel the market of newly built single-family homes. 
  • The Next Big Tech Havens March 24, 2017
    Booming tech sectors and real estate often go hand in hand. And some unexpected cities are predicted to turn into the next tech meccas. ...

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