NAR Applauds House Passage of Legislation to Protect Realtors® from Frivolous Patent Infringement Lawsuits
Today the U.S. House of Representatives passed The Innovation Act of 2013, which will help curb abusive patent litigation and licensing schemes that can hurt REALTORS®.
Realtors® welcome today’s announcement from the Federal Housing Finance Agency that the current limits on conforming loans will remain in effect until further notice.
Although conditions were mixed across the country, pending home sales continued to move lower in October, marking the fifth consecutive monthly decline.
Commercial real estate leasing patterns are showing steady but modest growth.
Realtors® applaud new rules from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau that will help home buyers receive timely, accurate, and easy-to-understand information about their mortgage loan before closing.
Existing-home sales declined for the second consecutive month in October, while constrained inventory means home prices continue to see double-digit year-over-year gains.
Realtors® Demand Immediate Relief for Homeowners Impacted by Unforeseen and Exponential Increases in Flood Insurance Premiums
As the leading advocate for private property rights and housing issues, NAR strongly supports maintaining access to affordable flood insurance.
REALTORS® have demonstrated their all-inclusive support of ensuring fair housing opportunities by adding gender identity to their Code of Ethics.
Steve Brown, a REALTOR® in Dayton, Ohio, was installed today as 2014 president of the National Association of REALTORS®.
Mary Frances Burleson, a REALTOR® from Dallas, Texas, has received the National Association of REALTORS® 2013 Distinguished Service Award.