Realtors rethink the future of real estate

ORLANDO, Fla. – Nov. 9, 2012 – Real estate faces a transformation, given the nation’s economic concerns, demographic shifts and socio-economic trends. At the National Association of Realtors® (NAR)’s convention in Orlando this week, a two-year study, called ReThink that kicked off in August, will give the association insight into the ways it must change. […]

Average rate on 30-year FRM rises to 3.40%

WASHINGTON – Nov. 9, 2012 – The average U.S. rate on the 30-year fixed mortgage was little changed this week, staying slightly above its record low. Cheaper mortgages are helping drive a modest housing recovery. Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac said Thursday that the rate on the 30-year loan rose to 3.40 percent from 3.39 percent […]

Survey: More renters think it’s time to buy

WASHINGTON – Nov. 9, 2012 – Americans show growing confidence that home prices will increase over the next 12 months, according to results from Fannie Mae’s October 2012 National Housing Survey. At the same time, consumers expect an even higher surge in rental prices, suggesting that more renters may be motivated to jump into the […]

2451 Brickell Ave Unit 9L Miami FL 33129

$388,000 2451 Brickell Ave Unit 9L Miami FL 33129 2 bedroom condo on Brickell Ave. Completely Remodeled with granite counters, ss appliances & wood cabinets. Beautiful wood floors. Features huge walk-in closets, 8 foot ceilings. Association includes a/c hot and cold water, pest control and basic cable. Condominium has many amennities including state of the […]

Builder Confidence in 55+ market skyrockets

  WASHINGTON – Nov. 8, 2012 – Builder confidence in the 55+ housing market for single-family homes showed significant improvement in the third quarter of 2012 compared to the same period a year ago, according to the National Association of Home Builders’ (NAHB) latest 55+ Housing Market Index (HMI) released today. The index more than […]