Archive for May, 2015


Existing-Home Sales In April: 40% Sold At Or Above Asking Price, NAR Says

Sales of previously-owned homes fell by 3.3% in April on short inventory,with the housing market slowing everywhere but the Midwest. Tight supply helped drive prices higher: 40% of previously-owned homes sold in April went at or above the asking price. Completed transactions of existing-homes (single-family homes, townhomes, condominiums and co-ops) fell to an annual, seasonally adjusted rate of 5.04 million in April, below March’s […]

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Pending home sales rise for 3rd straight month

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The internal rift led to a formal complaint lodged Friday with the National Association of Realtors. A six-page letter signed by alliance Chairman Jack Werner and its six other board members alleged that association executive Helen Bozman pushed through a proposed bylaws change — to be voted on by association members Wednesday — that would […]

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Existing-home sales lose steam in April

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Realtors® Help Make Home Possible for Vets, Say VA Officials

WASHINGTON, May 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Officials from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs encouraged Realtors® to help debunk misconceptions regarding the VA Home Loan Guaranty Program yesterday at an agency briefing held during the REALTORS® Legislative Meetings Trade Expo. The VA home loan guaranty is a military benefit that helps service members, veterans and […]

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Share “ Realtors Commercial Alliance makes formal…”

The internal rift led to a formal complaint lodged Friday with the National Association of Realtors. A six-page letter signed by alliance Chairman Jack Werner and its six other board members alleged that association executive Helen Bozman pushed through a proposed bylaws change — to be voted on by association members Wednesday — that would […]

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Miami Association of Realtors, The Nation’s Largest Local Realtor Association …

Miami – May 22, 2015 – (RealEstateRama) — The MIAMI Association of REALTORS® (MIAMI), the nation’s largest local Realtor association with 35,000 members, is pleased to announce its latest staff addition, Ana Maria Rodriguez as Vice President of Government Affairs. Rodriguez is working with Senior Vice President of Government Affairs Housing Danielle Blake to advocate for […]

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The Maine Association of REALTORS Release Maine Home Sale and Price …

AUGUSTA – May 21, 2015 – (RealEstateRama) — Motivated buyers and sellers led to an increase in existing home sales in April. Realtors sold 1,032 single-family existing homes during the month of April 2015, up 1.67% over April 2014. The median sales price (MSP) for those homes rose 5.33 percent last month to $178,000. The […]

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NWI home sales surge upward

Northwest Indiana Home sales surged in April to their largest gain of the year, increasing 16.1 percent above year-ago levels on low interest rates and an improving economy. In another indicator of a healthy housing market, the median selling price in April was 5.5 percent higher than it was one year ago, according to sales […]

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Challenges Loom for Real Estate Industry, NAR Report Finds

By Sam Silverstein and Erica Christoffer The real estate sector faces a host of challenges that will require professionals in all facets of the industry to become more adaptable and agile in the coming years in order to remain relevant and competitive, according to a newly released report commissioned by the National Association of REALTORS®. […]

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