Tag: Realtors

Fla. institutional investors could turn 29% profit

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MIAMI – Dec. 16, 2014 – During the down real estate market, institutional investors – funds that purchased 10 or more single-family homes per year – bought 33,651 Florida property, according to a study by RealtyTrac. With little profit in…

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…

U.S. House prepares its own flood insurance bill

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WASHINGTON – Feb. 13, 2014 – Yesterday, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor announced that the U.S. House “will consider a modified version of the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act the week of Feb. 24.” The good news for Realtors, homeowners…

Farm bill extends rural housing loans

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WASHINGTON – Feb. 5, 2014 – The Farm Bill approved by the Senate yesterday and the House last week includes a provision that will enable millions of Americans to maintain access to rural housing program loans. The U.S. Department of…