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NAR Leaders Featured Among the Swanepoel Power 200 List

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Seven National Association of Realtors® leaders appear among this year’s Swanepoel Power 200 list. The Swanepoel Power 200 – SP200 – is considered “the definitive ranking of the leaders and executives in the residential real estate brokerage industry”
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Pending Home Sales Expand 1.2% in November

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Pending home sales increased in November, rebounding from the prior month’s decline, according to the National Association of Realtors®. The West region reported the highest growth last month, while the other three major U.S. regions
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Existing-Home Sales Descend 1.7% in November

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Existing-home sales fell in November, taking a small step back after October’s gains, according to the National Association of Realtors®. The Northeast and Midwest both reported growth last month, while the South and West saw sales decline.
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Realtors® Join MBA, NAHB to Stress Need for Stability during CFPB Supreme Court Battle

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With the Supreme Court set to consider a constitutional challenge to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau in the coming months, the National Association of Realtors
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House Federal Funding Legislation Brings Certainty, Stability to Housing Market

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National Association of Realtors® president Vince Malta issued the following statement after the House of Representatives today passed a spending package funding the federal government
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NAR Recognizes 59 Realtors® for Service, Industry Contributions with National Commercial Award

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The National Association of Realtors® today announced the 59 winners of this year’s National Commercial Award. These NAR members, previously recognized for professional achievement
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NAR Identifies 10 Markets Expected to Outperform Over the Next Three to Five Years

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The National Association of Realtors® identified 10 markets expected to outperform over the next three to five years. In alphabetical order, the markets are
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Expect Continued Economic Growth, Slower Real Estate Price Gains and Small Chance for Recession...

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A group of top economists arrived at a consensus 2020 economic and real estate forecast today at the National Association of Realtors®’ first-ever Real Estate Forecast Summit.
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Second Century Ventures Announces First REACH Australia Class

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Second Century Ventures, the strategic investment arm of the National Association of Realtors®, today announced its inaugural REACH Australia cohort. REACH is a technology growth accelerator program designed to launch and propel
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Second Century Ventures Accepting Applications for the 2020 REACH and REACH Commercial Classes

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Second Century Ventures, the strategic investment arm of the National Association of Realtors®, is now accepting applications for its 2020 REACH and REACH Commercial accelerators.
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Pending Home Sales Decline 1.7% in October

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Pending home sales retreated in October, taking a slight step back after two prior months of increases, according to the National Association of Realtors®. The Northeast experienced a minor uptick last month
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Existing-Home Sales Climb 1.9% in October

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Existing-home sales rose in October, a slight recovery from the declines seen in September, according to the National Association of Realtors®. The four major U.S. regions were split last month
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“NAR en Español” Reflects Growing Spanish-Speaking Membership, Expanding Global Reach

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As its Spanish-speaking membership grows at an increasingly rapid pace, the National Association of Realtors® hosted a session fully in Spanish as part of the 2019 REALTORS® Conference & Expo.
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NAR Responds to 12-Year High Capital Reserve Ratio in FHA Congressional Report

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National Association of Realtors® President Vince Malta issued the following statement after the Federal Housing Administration released its 2019 Annual Report to Congress
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NAR Doubles Grant Awards for Realtors® who Transformed Communities through Volunteer Efforts

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During its annual convention from November 8-11, the National Association of Realtors® celebrated the Good Neighbor Awards 20th year of the Good Neighbor Awards
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Data Security Expert Tells Realtors® How to Avoid Data Breaches

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Cybercrimes, including those involving transfer fraud and compromised records in real estate transactions, have increased over the past two years, and in 2019
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Metro Home Prices Rise in 93% of Metro Areas in Third Quarter of 2019

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RealEstateRama - An overwhelming majority of metro areas experienced price gains with very limited inventory growth in the third quarter of 2019, according to the latest quarterly report by the National Association of Realtors
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NAR President Participates in Affordable Housing Roundtable with Sec. Carson at White House

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National Association of Realtors® President John Smaby was invited to attend a White House event Friday morning highlighting housing affordability concerns in communities across the country.
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Second Century Ventures Makes Investment in Home Captain

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The National Association of Realtors®' venture capital fund, Second Century Ventures, has made an investment in Home Captain, a veteran-owned, technology-enabled real estate platform that guides consumers through the home buying process
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National Association of Realtors® Commends HUD, DOJ False Claims Act Decision

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National Association of Realtors® President John Smaby issued the following statement after the Department of Housing and Urban Development and the Department of Justice this afternoon announced its decision to ease the use of the False Claims Act.

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NAR Leaders Featured Among the Swanepoel Power 200 List

Seven National Association of Realtors® leaders appear among this year’s Swanepoel Power 200 list. The Swanepoel Power 200 – SP200 – is considered “the definitive ranking of the leaders and executives in the residential real estate brokerage industry”

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