Home mortgage originations will shrink by up to 20 percent and the economy as a whole clipped by 1.1 percent over the next three years if federal regulators proceed with their proposed qualified mortgage (QM) and qualified residential mortgage (QRM) rules.
Though you may not think it, nearly every market is a second-home market. Attend the Nov. 9 resort networking reception at the REALTORS® Conference & Expo to meet other resort and second-home professionals and find out how they've expanded their business by finding the resort and second-home opportunities in their area.
If you're interested in global business and networking with real estate professionals from all over the world—and having fun in the process—you can't miss International Night Out on Nov. 10 at the REALTORS® Conference & Expo. Register today for dinner, drinks, music, and dancing with globally minded professionals from the United States and abroad.
Being able to point out features that make a home accessible is part of your job as a real estate professional. You can also help steer sellers looking into pre-sale or staging modifications away from changes that will unnecessarily narrow the market or make the home more difficult to navigate.
Home mortgage originations will shrink by up to 20 percent over the next three years if federal regulators proceed with proposed rules, according to a new analysis.
Foreclosures have fallen in about 62 percent of the country's 212 largest metro markets in the third quarter, RealtyTrac reports.
About 74 percent of the general public says real estate agents do not do enough to justify their commission, according to a new study.
Home owners who live near a foreclosed property have lost, or stand to lose, about 7.2 percent — or $21,077, on average — of their home's value, according to a new report.
Association Executives are encouraged to attend this luncheon. 2009 NAR President Charles McMillan will speak about recruiting leadership.
Lawrence Yun looks ahead to future housing wealth distribution and the reasons behind it.