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Realtors® Help Families Navigate Back-to-School Home Shopping

Published Thursday, September 6, 2018

WASHINGTON (September 6, 2018) – Buying and moving into a new home is already a complicated process, but moving with children adds an entirely different set of requirements and stresses.

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Realtors® Reflect on Ten Year Anniversary of Conservatorship

Published Wednesday, September 5, 2018

WASHINGTON (September 5, 2018) – On September 6, 2008, as the financial crisis continued to disrupt markets across the globe, the Federal Housing Finance Agency moved to secure America’s housing industry, placing Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac into conservatorship.

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Yes on Prop 5; No on Prop 10

Published Tuesday, September 4, 2018

REALTOR® engagement in the upcoming November election is CRITICAL to addressing California’s housing crisis through the protection of homeownership and private property rights across the state.

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Scammers are tricking people out of enormous payments as they’re about to close on a house

Published Sunday, September 2, 2018

It’s a nightmare scenario for any homebuyer: the day before closing, a scammer manages to trick you into wiring your down payment to an offshore account. You lose your hard-earned money and you lose the house, and there’s no way you can get either one back.

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August 2018 Housing Minute

Published Friday, August 31, 2018

Amidst stubbornly low housing supply that continues to push home prices higher, existing-home sales and contract activity once again trailed year-ago levels in July.

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Realtor® Good Neighbor Award Finalists Honored for Their Impactful Volunteer Work

Published Thursday, August 30, 2018

WASHINGTON (August 30, 2018) – The National Association of Realtors® has honored 10 Realtors®, members of the National Association of Realtors®, as finalists for its 2018 Good Neighbor Awards. This award honors Realtors® who have made a positive impact on their communities through extraordinary volunteer service.

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Why Tijuana And San Diego Are Really One Market

Published Thursday, August 30, 2018

The image of Tijuana as a tourist town across the border is an old one that deserves to die. The city is a rising star economically and culturally speaking, according to the speakers at Bisnow's Cross-Border Real Estate: Tijuana and San Diego event.

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Contract Signings Cool as More Buyers Are Priced Out

Published Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Contract signings to purchase a home fell in July, marking the seventh consecutive month that pending home sales have dropped on an annual basis, the National Association of REALTORS® reported Wednesday.

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