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ORLANDO (November 7, 2012) - As leading advocates for homeownership, Realtors® encourage communities that support responsible, sustainable housing. That is why today Realtors® dedicated their time and labor to help construct townhomes for low-income families in Habitat of Greater Orlando Area's multifamily community Stag Horn Villas.
Growth in metropolitan area median home prices increased in the third quarter, and more areas are showing gains, according to the latest quarterly report by the National Association of Realtors®.
The Realtors Property Resource®, a national database of property information, is now available exclusively to Realtors®, free of charge. RPR is a national database of property information, and contains hundreds of data sets on millions of properties.
Pending home sales were little changed in September but remain well above a year ago.
The five individuals named as this year's REALTOR® Magazine Good Neighbor Award winners value service above self and are committed to helping those in need.
HouseLogic.com has created a video series chronicling the $20,000 backyard makeover for Allison and Aaron Smith, the winners of the website's "Boost Your Roost" contest earlier this summer.
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®.
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.