Realtors® applaud the decision by Federal Housing Finance Agency Director Mel Watt to delay increases in guarantee fees on loans purchased by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
NAR is pleased to announce a two-year extension of its agreement with Chrysler Group LLC as NAR’s official automobile manufacturer through the REALTOR Benefits® Program.
New mortgage lending rules to protect consumers from risky loan products will take effect this Friday, and Realtors® will be on the front lines as homebuyers access safer mortgages that meet strong underwriting standards.
REach™, the strategic accelerator for technology startups created and managed by the National Association of REALTORS®’ investment fund, Second Century Ventures, announced the opening of applications to join its 2014 class.
Pending home sales stabilized in November with a slight gain, according to NAR. Monthly increases in the South and West offset declines in the Northeast and Midwest.
Existing-home sales fell in November, although median prices continue to show strong year-over-year growth.
NAR President Steve Brown confirmed that NAR is a strong supporter of the Federal Housing Administration and its vital role in the mortgage marketplace.
NAR commends the U.S. Senate today for approving the nomination of Rep. Melvin Watt for the position of Federal Housing Finance Agency director.
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.