Posts Tagged National Association of Realtors


What President Trump’s Tax Proposal Means For The Housing Market And The Value Of Your Home

National Economic Council Director Gary Cohn(L) and US Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin take questions about tax cuts and reform during a briefing at the White House April 26, 2017 in Washington, DC. (BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images) Wednesday afternoon the White House released what it is calling a “first draft” of President Donald Trump’s promised […]

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Homeownership in the Crosshairs of Latest Tax Plan, Say Realtors®

WASHINGTON, April 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Major reforms are needed to lower tax rates and simplify the tax code, but that shouldn’t come at the expense of current and prospective homeowners. That’s according to National Association of Realtors® President William E. Brown, a second-generation Realtor® from Alamo, California and founder of Investment Properties. Brown said that while the President’s tax proposal released […]

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National Association of Realtor’s REach Accelerator Program Welcomes Pearl Certification into Prestigious 2017 Class

VIENNA, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– The National Association of Realtors® (NAR) announced on Thursday that Virginia-based Pearl Certification will be participating in the prestigious REach® technology accelerator program. The 2017 REach® selection process was particularly competitive, as Pearl was one of only seven firms to be chosen from hundreds of innovative companies that applied. Pearl offers a […]

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US existing home sales surge in March, reaching highs not seen since 2007

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What’s the biggest issue for Realtors right now? Lack of homes for sale

In Nevada, Idaho and Utah in March, companies were hiring and people were finding jobs; non-farm employment was 3 percentage points to 4 percentage points higher this year than in 2016. So it’s no shock that those states were all in the “strong” or “very strong” buyer traffic sections of the National Association of Realtors’ […]

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5 HouseLogic Resources for Low-Cost Home Improvements

WASHINGTON, April 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Giving a home a fresh, updated look does not have to cost and arm and a leg. This month’s ‘Tiny Change, Big Impact: Cool Looks for Dollar-Store Prices’ spotlight from HouseLogic.com, the comprehensive website for homeowners from the National Association of Realtors®, features four articles and a bonus video offering […]

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Pittsburgh housing market outside national trend – Pittsburgh Post

 While home listings have dropped dramatically across the nation over the past five years, making it harder for prospective buyers to find a house, Pittsburgh has actually seen a slight increase, according to data from one real estate website. The data on housing inventory — the number of homes being listed for sale — comes […]

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US pending home sales surge to ten-month high ahead of spring

WASHINGTON Contracts to buy previously owned U.S. homes jumped to a 10-month high in February, pointing to robust demand for housing ahead of the busy spring selling season. The report on Wednesday from the National Association of Realtors suggested higher home prices and mortgage rates were having little impact on the housing market for now, […]

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NAR: Personal Safety Company Guard Llama Scores Deal on ABC’s …

WASHINGTON, April 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — With an offer of $100,000 from investor Barbara Corcoran, 2015 REach real estate technology accelerator participant and personal safety device company, Guard Llama, is officially a part of “Shark Tank” television history. Guard Llama offers a mobile personal security system that expedites the 9-1-1 dispatching process when dialing 9-1-1 […]

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Maui Now : Realtors PAC Collects $18K in School Supplies for Maui

Realtors Association of Maui member and Wishing Well… for Maui students founder Sarah Sorenson poses with a few of the school supply-filled backpacks donated by attendees of the annual President’s Circle Conference hosted by the National Association of Realtors’ Realtors Political Action Committee. Hundreds of real estate professionals from towns and cities across the country […]

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