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How to combat inequality and discrimination in homeownership

How to combat inequality and discrimination in homeownership


As the divide between African American and white homeownership increases, the National Association of Realtors is working to educate Realtors on discrimination and stimulate homeownership.

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Pride Month kicks off with landmark decision and new video series

Pride Month kicks off with landmark decision and new video series


It’s time to celebrate Pride Month and the recent U.S. Supreme Court decision for workplace equality. What better way than to meet some members of the LGBTQ community at RE/MAX?

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Purchase applications up 13% in Florida

Purchase applications up 13% in Florida


Economists with the Mortgage Bankers Association predict mortgage rates will remain low for the next couple of years, though there is at least one scenario under which they could rise more quickly.

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Self-care and financial advice from 3 real estate heavyweights

Self-care and financial advice from 3 real estate heavyweights


Coach Brian Buffini, broker Leigh Brown and association leader Paula Monthofer offered solace and techniques to help Realtors weather the COVID-19 storm.

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Will COVID-19 push appraisals toward automation?

Will COVID-19 push appraisals toward automation?


Both the way appraisers approach their work and the adoption of AVMs and other technology-based valuations will likely see major changes in the coming years, according to experts.

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Miami agents and teams make Top 250 Latino Agents list

Miami agents and teams make Top 250 Latino Agents list


The National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals released its Top 250 Latino Agents Report, recognizing the best Latino agents in the business. How did Atlanta do?

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Despite industry objections, qualified mortgage patch still expected to expire

Despite industry objections, qualified mortgage patch still expected to expire


Though NAR has urged the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to extend the rule, the agency’s director would only agree to take into account disruptions related to the COVID-19 pandemic in managing the transition.

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Rahm Emanuel and Chris Christie offer political predictions to Realtors

Rahm Emanuel and Chris Christie offer political predictions to Realtors


In a virtual version of NAR’s annual political forum, the former mayor and former governor dished on the upcoming election and the political ramifications of the local and national responses to the COVID-19 crisis.

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NAR survey: Buyers want home offices, yards and larger residences

NAR survey: Buyers want home offices, yards and larger residences


The National Association of Realtors’ weekly flash survey numbers are in and appear to…

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Surveys show buyers, sellers and landlords are adjusting to a new normal

Surveys show buyers, sellers and landlords are adjusting to a new normal


Fewer buyers were delaying their home search by the end of April, according to NAR surveys.

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