RealEstateRama    Real Estate Newsrooms, Research Centers - Government, Nonprofit & Business
RealEstateRama   -   Site   -   in News   -   in Media   -   in Social   -   Field Guides   -   Web

News

News
NAR

NAR Doubles Grant Awards for Realtors® who Transformed Communities through Volunteer Efforts

National
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
NAR

Data Security Expert Tells Realtors® How to Avoid Data Breaches

National
Cybercrimes, including those involving transfer fraud and compromised records in real estate transactions, have increased over the past two years, and in 2019
NAR

Metro Home Prices Rise in 93% of Metro Areas in Third Quarter of 2019

National
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
NAR

NAR President Participates in Affordable Housing Roundtable with Sec. Carson at White House

National
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.
NAR

Second Century Ventures Makes Investment in Home Captain

National
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
NAR

National Association of Realtors® Commends HUD, DOJ False Claims Act Decision

National
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.
NAR

Existing-Home Sales Decrease 2.2% in September

National
Existing-home sales receded in September following two consecutive months of increases, according to the National Association of Realtors®. Each of the four major regions witnessed sales
NAR

Locations Close to Public Transit Boost Residential, Commercial Real Estate Values

National
Neighborhoods located within a half-mile of public transit services outperformed those in areas farther from public transit based on a number of factors, according to a report released today by the American Public Transportation Association(link is external) and the National Association of Realtors®.
NAR

Locations Close to Public Transit Boost Residential, Commercial Real Estate Values

National
Neighborhoods located within a half-mile of public transit services outperformed those in areas farther from public transit based on a number of factors, according to a report released today by the American Public Transportation Association(link is external) 
NAR

Rising Financial Wealth Boosts Demand for Vacation Homes

National
Increased financial wealth and low mortgage rates boosted the demand for and price of vacation homes, according to the National Association of Realtors® 2019 U.S. Vacation Home Counties Report
NAR

Home Improvement Projects Are Worth Cost and Time, Says Realtor® Survey

National
Homeowners who decide to undergo a home improvement project, whether it be interior or exterior modifications, often find that the task was worth the investment and time, according to a new report from the National Association of Realtors®, with insights from the National Association of the Remodeling Industry.
NAR

Pending Home Sales Grow 1.6% in August

National
Pending home sales increased in August, a welcome rebound after a prior month of declines, according to the National Association of Realtors®. Each of the four major regions reported both month-over-month growth and year-over-year gains in contract activity
NAR

NAR Responds to CFPB’s Rulemaking Notice on the Qualified Mortgage Patch Issue

National
The National Association of Realtors® is calling on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to improve the Qualified Mortgage definition and patch while supporting an extension before a long-term solution is secured.
NAR

Existing-Home Sales Increase 1.3% in August

National
Existing-home sales inched up in August, marking two consecutive months of growth, according to the National Association of Realtors®. Three of the four major regions reported a rise in sales, while the West recorded a decline last month
NAR

Realtors® Applaud White House Efforts to Advance Fannie, Freddie Reform Discussions

National
National Association of Realtors® President John Smaby issued the following statement commending the Trump administration for its efforts to reform America’s housing finance system.
NAR

Realtor® Good Neighbor Awards Finalists Honored for Impactful Volunteer Work

National
The National Association of Realtors® has honored 10 Realtors®, members of the National Association of Realtors®, as finalists for its 2019 Good Neighbor Awards.
NAR

Pending Home Sales Decline 2.5% in July

National
Pending home sales fell in July, reversing course on two consecutive months of gains, according to the National Association of Realtors®. Of the four major regions, each reported a drop in contract activity, although the greatest decline came in the West
NAR

Curbio Named Winner at NAR’s Second Annual iOi Summit Pitch Battle

National
The National Association of Realtors® announced that Curbio, a presale renovation technology startup company, won the Pitch Battle at NAR’s second annual Innovation, Opportunity & Investment (iOi) Summit in Seattle
NAR

Existing-Home Sales Climb 2.5% in July

National
Existing-home sales strengthened in July, a positive reversal after total sales were down slightly in the previous month, according to the National Association of Realtors
NAR

National Association of Realtors® Applauds Long-Awaited FHA Condo Rule

National
The National Association of Realtors® today commended the Department of Housing and Urban Development for finalizing new Federal Housing Authority condominium loan policies.

Recent NAR Press Releases

NAR

NAR Doubles Grant Awards for Realtors® who Transformed Communities through Volunteer...

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

Random NAR in News