Favorable exchange rates and home prices and rising affluence abroad continue to drive global buyers to the U.S. to purchase homes and investment properties.
In a letter sent today to HUD, NAR offered support for the FHA’s HAWK housing counseling pilot program but expressed concern about the program's cost and reach.
Pending home sales rose sharply in May, with lower mortgage rates and increased inventory accelerating the market.
The Realtor® Technology Survey found that Realtors® continued to invest in new technology for their businesses in 2013 and spent more than they did in previous years.
Existing-home sales rose strongly in May and inventory gains continued to help moderate price growth.
The National Association of Realtors® today published information for NAR members regarding advertising properties as “coming soon.”
The Mortgage Choice Act, passed by the U.S. House of Representatives last night, redefines a provision in the rules that allow for home loans to be considered Qualified Mortgages.
New home construction activity is low in most of the U.S., and some states could face persistent housing shortages and affordability issues because of it.
Pending home sales improved for the second straight month in April.
NAR President Steve Brown has released a statement saying that Realtors® applaud the nominations of Julián Castro and Shaun Donovan as heads of HUD and OMB, respectively.