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NAR: Feb.’s pending home sales leap 5.5%

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WASHINGTON – March 29, 2017 – Pending home sales rebounded sharply in February to their highest level in nearly a year and second-highest level in over a decade, according to the National Association of Realtors® (NAR). All major U.S. regions…

Fla.’s housing market: Median prices rise in Sept.

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ORLANDO, Fla. – Oct. 20, 2016 – Florida’s housing market had more new listings, higher median prices and fewer all-cash closed sales in September, according to the latest housing data released by Florida Realtors®. Tight inventory continues to impact the…

NAR: Pending home sales tick higher in July

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WASHINGTON – Aug. 31, 2016 – Pending home sales expanded in most of the country in July and reached their second highest reading in over a decade, according to the National Association of Realtors® (NAR). Only the Midwest saw a…

A Capitol Hill win for homeownership

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WASHINGTON – Dec. 8, 2015 – In a win for real estate, Congress last week approved a $305 billion transportation bill that includes no funding from an extension of mortgage guarantee fees as some lawmakers had proposed. The bill provides…

Report: Shaky FHA finances move onto solid ground

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WASHINGTON – Nov. 18, 2014 – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) released its annual report to Congress on the financial condition of the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) Mutual Mortgage Insurance (MMI) Fund, and it found generally…

NAR and realtor.com launch first joint campaign

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SAN JOSE, Calif. – April 8, 2014 – Today, realtor.com operated by Move Inc. and the National Association of Realtors® (NAR) announced that they’re reaching out to consumers with one voice for the first time. NAR and realtor.com say they’re…

NAR asking homeowners for help

WASHINGTON – July 11, 2011 – Starting today, the National Association of Realtors® is contacting 6 million consumers nationwide by email. Those consumers will be asked to participate in a Consumer Call for Action regarding the Qualified Residential Mortgage (QRM)…