September existing-home sales declined modestly, but inventory continued to tighten and the national median home price recorded its seventh back-to-back monthly increase from a year earlier, according to the National Association of Realtors®.
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The National Association of Realtors® will host a national forum today in Chicago focusing on the housing needs of working families.
The real estate market is recovering but still faces hurdles, notably from tight mortgage credit, but problems with a sizeable share of real estate appraisals also are holding back home sales, according to NAR survey findings.
Home buyers and sellers count on their real estate agent to be accessible any time of day. NAR is making this even easier for its members through a new collaboration with Sprint through the REALTOR Benefits® Program that provides members with significant savings on wireless phone service plans.
After reaching a two-year peak, pending home sales fell in August but are at elevated levels compared with a year ago, according to the National Association of Realtors®.
HouseLogic.com, a comprehensive website about all aspects of homeownership from the National Association of Realtors®, has won Content Marketing Institute's (CMI) 2012 Content Marketing Orange Award for the Content Marketing "Program of the Year" in the online channel.
Existing-home sales continued to improve in September and the national median price rose on a year-over-year basis for the sixth straight month, according to the National Association of Realtors®.
Survey findings and an analysis of historic credit scores and loan performance show that a return to safe and sound lending standards would boost home sales and add jobs.
American businesses rely upon the availability and affordability of terrorism risk insurance and it's a vital component of most commercial real estate transactions, the National Association of Realtors® said in testimony today.
The typical amount of time it takes to sell a home is shrinking, and for traditional sellers is now in the range of historic norms for a balanced market.