First-time buyers contributed to 31% of September’s home sales due to record-low mortgage rates, according to the report.
The median price of a single-family home on the market in Massachusetts was up nearly 20% compared to a year ago.
U.S. District Judge Andrea Wood rejects NAR’s motion to dismiss class action suit about buyer-broker commissions.
It was a hard-fought effort to procure federal funds in the middle of a recession, but NAR announced that the president is poised to sign a bill that provides money for road projects and flooding.
“The MAR Charitable Grants program is just one way in which we can give back and help our communities continue to be great, vibrant places to live and work by supporting the most vulnerable among us.” — CCIAOR CEO Ryan Castle
The lawsuit also argues that the feds are commandeering state courts and officers to implement an unconstitutional federal law.
The Cape Cod real estate market sets records for residential, pending and median sales in the month of August, according to a new report from the Cape Cod & Islands Association of Realtors.
The monthly report from the Massachusetts Association of Realtors reveals another record-breaking month for inventory and home values.
The U.S. economy added 1.4 million new jobs in August, but one economist warns that permanent job losses are a bigger problem.
Real estate industry associations oppose the decision and are calling on Congress to provide rental assistance to housing providers.