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It’s Time to Say “Ready, Set, Boston!” as Realtors® Gather in Boston

As the country heads into the final days of the midterm elections, the National Association of Realtors® kicks off its annual conference in Boston today with a focus on education and opportunity.

Central Valley to Acquire Foster Lumber Yards to Support Explosive Demand for Building Materials

Central Valley, a U.S. top-100 building supply company, announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to purchase Solano County-based building supply company, Foster Lumber Yard, expanding Central Valley’s Northern California footprint
Walmart at Teterboro Landing

Hanley Investment Group Arranges $37.5 Million Sale of Rare Walmart Ground Lease in Teterboro,...

Hanley Investment Group Real Estate Advisors, a nationally-recognized real estate brokerage and advisory firm specializing in retail property sales, has completed the sale of a rare single-tenant Walmart ground lease at Teterboro Landing in Teterboro, New Jersey.
ABC National

Nonresidential Spending Retains Momentum in September, Up 8.9 Percent Year Over Year, Says ABC

National nonresidential construction spending fell 0.3 percent in September but remains historically elevated, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of U.S. Census Bureau data released today. Total nonresidential spending stood at $767.1 billion on a seasonally adjusted, annualized rate in September, an increase of 8.9 percent on a year-ago basis.

Metro Home Prices Rise 4.8 Percent in Third Quarter

Low inventory levels of moderately priced homes continue to stifle home sales and maintain the trend of increasing metro market prices according to the latest quarterly report(link is external) by the National Association of Realtors

Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas Reports Third Quarter 2018 Operating Results

The Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (Bank) today reported net income of $50.1 million for the quarter ended September 30, 2018. In comparison, for the quarters ended June 30, 2018 and September 30, 2017, the Bank reported net income of $48.8 million and $40.0 million, respectively. For the nine months ended September 30, 2018, the Bank reported net income of $140.6 million, as compared to $118.9 million for the nine months ended September 30, 2017

Everything You Need to Know About Moving to California

If you’re moving to California in the near future, you probably have some questions. California is very different from other states, and it’s best that you know as much as possible before you move there. Doing so will help you to make a better decision – one that you’re happy with for years to come. To that end, here are the things you’ll want to know before you move to a new home.

CBRE’s Philip D. Voorhees and NRP-West Team Complete Sale of Edinger Plaza in Huntington...

CBRE Executive Vice President Philip D. Voorhees announced today that the National Retail Partners-West (NRP-West) completed the sale of Edinger Plaza in Orange County, California, a power shopping center, 99 percent leased to high performing, national and regional credit tenants including Nordstrom Rack, Dick’s Sporting Goods, PetSmart, Michaels, among others.
Fresenius in Texas

The Boulder Group Arranges Sale of Single Tenant Net Leased Fresenius in Texas

The Boulder Group, a net leased investment brokerage firm, has completed the sale of a single tenant net leased Fresenius property located at 2600 N Coria Street in Brownsville, Texas for $2,900,000.

.realestate Top-Level Domain to be Available through GoDaddy

The .realestate domain, launched by the National Association of Realtors®, in partnership with Second Generation, Ltd., will be available for purchase through GoDaddy next month. Due to the anticipated demand for the .realestate domain, GoDaddy, and more than 20 other registrars will offer .realestate starting November 26, following closing of NAR member pre-sale on November 16.
BioLife Plasma

The Boulder Group Arranges Sale of Net Leased BioLife Plasma Portfolio for $16.3 Million

The Boulder Group, a net leased investment brokerage firm, has completed the sale of a two single tenant net leased BioLife Plasma property located at 6380 Village View Drive in West Des Moines, Iowa for $8,758,000 and 540 Pleasant Grove Road in Mount Juliet, Tennessee for $7,569,000.

Fostering the Perfect Landlord – Tenant Relationship

While hunting for your dream apartment might seem like the most daunting task, the effort to continue living in the apartment you get doesn’t end there. Building a strong relationship with your landlord, though not a herculean task, will have a vital role to play in ensuring your peaceful stay within the apartment.
Pickn Save property

The Boulder Group Arranges Sale of Single Tenant Net Lease Pick ‘n Save in...

The Boulder Group, a net leased investment brokerage firm, has completed the sale of a single tenant net leased Pick ‘n Save property located at 900 E Riverview Expressway, Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin for $5,165,000.

Existing-Home Sales Decline Across the Country in September

WASHINGTON (October 22, 2018) – (RealEstateRama) — Existing-home sales declined in September after a month of stagnation in August, according to the National Association...
First Time Home Buyer Checklist

First Time Home Buyer Checklist

Buying a home for the first time can be intimidating, and it can be difficult to understand all of the necessary steps to take along the way. However, by going into the home buying experience fully prepared and following a pre established checklist, you can ensure you handle each and every stage effectively and efficiently.

Number of Real Estate Teams is Growing, NAR Survey Finds

Teams are becoming more common in the real estate industry as an increasing number of Realtors®, members of the National Association of Realtors®, consider themselves a member of a real estate team, according to a new survey by NAR.

Distinctive Single-Family Homes in Costa Mesa Win Design Award

International award-winning KTGY Architecture + Planning is pleased to announce that KTGY’s excellence in residential design and planning has been recognized by the Building Industry Association’s (BIA) Greater Sales and Marketing Council’s 2018 SoCal Awards program. Vitae in Costa Mesa received the SoCal Award for “Best Design Detached Home Under 2,000 SF.” This year’s competition drew more than 500 entries.
Sheila Schmidt

Meridian Opens Phoenix-based Real Estate Office and Names Sheila Schmidt as Vice President of...

Meridian, a full-service real estate developer and owner of medical real estate, announced today that industry veteran Sheila Schmidt has been hired as Vice President of Development. She will be based in Meridian’s new Phoenix office located at 2375 N. Camelback Road, Suite 600 and will lead the company’s development efforts in the southwestern region of the United States

Realtors® Applaud Senate Passage of 2018 WRDA Bill

National Association of Realtors® President Elizabeth Mendenhall, a sixth-generation Realtor® from Columbia, Missouri and CEO of RE/MAX Boone Realty, issued the following statement after the Senate today voted to pass S. 3021, America’s Water Infrastructure Act of 2018.


The Bureau of Land Management Las Vegas Field Office is seeking public comment on a proposal to lease approximately 15 acres of public land to the Clark County School District for an elementary school and related facilities. The proposed elementary school is located on the north half of Gary Avenue, south half of Richmar Avenue, and a portion of the west half of Polaris Avenue in the southwest area of the Las Vegas Valley.

Author: NAR - National Association of REALTORS

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Homeowners Who Remodel Gain Equity and Enjoyment, Say Realtors®

Homeowners who take on remodeling projects gain not only equity and more resale value in their home, they are also more likely to find satisfaction and enjoyment from their home, according to a new report from the National Association of Realtors®, with insights from the National Association of the Remodeling Industry.

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Realtors® Reassert Role as Leader in Blockchain Technology Education

The National Association of Realtors® unveiled a Blockchain Guidance paper on Wednesday afternoon during a webinar designed to keep real estate at the forefront of conversations surrounding the emerging technology. Although blockchain usage is not yet widely prevalent in the industry, NAR has worked to proactively educate state and local Realtor® associations