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NAR Press Room 2012-03-27 13:52:35
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Pending home sales were down slightly in February but remain notably above the pattern in the first half of last year.
NAR Press Room 2012-02-27 15:58:44
Pending home sales are on an upward trend, which has been uneven but meaningful since reaching a cyclical low last April, and are well above a year ago.
NAR Press Room 2012-02-27 15:57:33
Quarterly commercial real estate forecast, all of the major commercial real estate sectors are seeing improved fundamentals, but multifamily housing is becoming a landlord's market commanding bigger rent increases.
NAR Press Room 2012-02-23 21:04:07
REALTORS® are invited to attend "Help for Homeowners" events to get tools and information to help distressed homeowners achieve the best possible outcome.
NAR Press Room 2012-02-22 16:14:36
Existing-home sales rose in January, marking three gains in the past four months, while inventories continued to improve.
NAR Press Room 2012-02-15 16:46:26
NAR is strongly opposed to elements of President Obama's budget proposal that would limit itemized deductions, including the mortgage interest deduction, for thousands of families.
NAR Press Room 2012-02-09 16:06:04
Housing affordability conditions improved in most metropolitan areas from softer existing-home prices and record-low mortgage interest rates in Q4.
NAR Press Room 2012-01-25 16:10:29
After reaching a 19-month high, pending home sales eased in December but stayed above year-ago levels.
NAR Press Room 2012-01-25 14:44:23
President's speech supports homeowners and struggling housing market.
NAR Press Room 2012-01-20 15:16:44
Existing-home sales continued on an uptrend in December, rising for three consecutive months and remaining above a year ago.
NAR Press Room 2011-12-29 15:27:17
Data shows pending home sales continued to gain in November and reached the highest level in 19 months.
NAR Press Room 2011-12-21 15:24:01
Existing-home sales rose again in November and remain above a year ago. Also released today were periodic benchmark revisions with downward adjustments to sales and inventory data since 2007, led by a decline in for-sale-by-owners.
NAR Press Room 2011-12-19 21:06:06
According to the 2011-12 Remodeling Cost vs. Value Report, exterior improvements are among the most valuable home investment projects.
NAR Press Room 2011-12-13 20:10:45
The legislation provides for sensible reform of the secondary mortgage market and protects the interest of taxpayers.
NAR Press Room 2011-12-07 22:21:42
(Dec. 7) Reforming the secondary mortgage market is essential for consumers and the nation, NAR said in testimony today.
NAR Press Room 2011-12-01 20:38:40
The Federal Housing Administration mortgage insurance program plays an important and vital role in the nation?s housing financing system and has shown tremendous leadership and strength during the economic crisis, the National Association of Realtors® said in testimony today.
NAR Press Room 2011-12-01 17:43:05
NAR, in partnership with the National Housing Conference, hosted a forum in Portland, Ore., to develop solutions to the workforce housing shortage.
NAR Press Room 2011-11-30 22:00:20
Pending home sales rose strongly in October and remain above year-ago levels, according to the National Association of Realtors®.
NAR Press Room 2011-11-28 15:31:17
Real estate in the commercial markets have been relatively flat this year, but improving fundamentals mean a more positive trend is expected in 2012.
NAR Press Room 2011-11-21 18:39:17
Existing-home sales improved in October while the number of homes on the market continued to decline.