Tag: Market News

FHFA increases max loan rates for 2019

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WASHINGTON – Nov. 28, 2018 – In response to rising home prices, the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) will raise the national conforming loan limit for 2019 by 6.9 percent – from $453,100 this year to $484,350 next year. In…

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…

NAR: Pending home sales bounce back in Dec.

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WASHINGTON – Jan. 30, 2017 – Pending home sales picked up in December as solid increases in the South and West offset weakening activity in the Northeast and Midwest, according to the National Association of Realtors® (NAR). The Pending Home…

2016 Fla. international investment down $4.3B

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ORLANDO, Fla. – Dec. 16, 2016 –Florida Realtors latest report, Profile of International Residential Real Estate Activity, finds that international sales hit $19.4 billion this year, though that’s less than the $23.7 billion spent in 2015. As a percentage of…

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…