Archive for October, 2014


Trends in Housing and Rents; NAR Weighs in With Mini-Corr Update

This is the season that CEOs are asking underlings for 2015 projections, and of course no one wants to tell the boss that volume is going to go down. The MBA is here to help! It is forecasting that mortgage volume will increase 7.4% in 2015. (Given most people are thinking that home prices will […]

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LUCKS APPOINTED TO NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS ADVISORY …

SALISBURY, MD – October 28, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Brent Miller, CCIM, CPM, Managing Director of Sperry Van Ness – Miller Commercial Real Estate is proud to announce that Bill Lucks, Managing Broker of the SVN-Miller Lewes office has been invited to serve on the National Association of Realtors (NAR) 2015 Commercial Legislation and Regulatory […]

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National Association of Realtors spends big money on the Richmond city election

As Chevron’s independent expenditure committee floods the city with mailers promoting Nat Bates, Donna Powers, Charles Ramsey and Al Martinez, mailers and online ads from another source urge Richmond residents to vote for Bates and Powers, along with Corky Booze and Jim Rogers. What strange bedfellows, at the first glance. These mailers and ads come […]

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Pending Home Sales Nudge Up 0.3% In September

WASHINGTON –  A gauge of pending home sales rose 0.3% in September, hitting the second highest level for this year, showing that upcoming closings of existing homes are likely to pick up, the National Association of Realtors reported Monday. The index of pending home sales reached a seasonally adjusted 105 in September, compared with 104.7 […]

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Pending home sales creep up 0.3 percent in September

Washington — The number of Americans signing contracts to buy homes ticked up slightly in September, as it remained difficult to qualify for mortgage financing. The National Association of Realtors says its seasonally adjusted pending home sales index rose 0.3 percent over the past month to 105. The index remains half a percentage point below its 2013 average, although 1 percent […]

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Lexington, Kentucky REALTOR® Karolina Baker Earns Her Military Relocation Professional (MRP) Certification

LEXINGTON, Ky., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Karolina Baker is a Real Estate Agent with RE/Max Elite Realty, covering the Central Kentucky area. She recently earned her Military Relocation Professional Certification from the National Association of Realtors. “I’ve always had compassion for the Military because of the tremendous sacrifices they make,” she says, “and I want […]

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National Association of Professional Women Announces Trudy Glassman …

National Association of Professional Women Announces Trudy Glassman, Realtor at Remax Town Center at Park Potomac, a 2014 Professional Woman of the Year PRWEB.COM Newswire PRWEB.COM NewswireGarden City, NY (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 NAPW honors Trudy Glassman of Remax Town Center at Park Potomac as a 2014 Professional Woman of the Year. Ms. Glassman is […]

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Pending home sales creep up 0.3 percent in September

Washington — The number of Americans signing contracts to buy homes ticked up slightly in September, as it remained difficult to qualify for mortgage financing. The National Association of Realtors says its seasonally adjusted pending home sales index rose 0.3 percent over the past month to 105. The index remains half a percentage point below its 2013 average, although 1 percent […]

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US pending home sales rise modestly in September

WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans signing contracts to buy homes ticked up only slightly in September, as it remained difficult to qualify for mortgage financing. The National Association of Realtors said Monday that its seasonally adjusted pending home sales index rose 0.3 percent over the past month to 105. The index remains half […]

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Pending Home Sales Hold Steady in September

WASHINGTON, DC–(Marketwired – Oct 27, 2014) – Pending home sales rose slightly in September and are now above year-over-year levels for the first time in 11 months, according to the National Association of Realtors®. The Pending Home Sales Index,* a forward-looking indicator based on contract signings, inched 0.3 percent to 105.0 in September from 104.7 in […]

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