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Monthly Archives: January 2024

    NAR Launches Newest “That’s Who We R” Marketing Campaign

    By Devin Meenan | January 31, 2024

    The National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) has unveiled its sixth iteration of the “That’s Who We R” national advertising campaign, offering consumers a first-hand look at what REALTORS® can do for them.  The company stated that this year’s advertisin... Read More

    Bright MLS Awarded for “Open Housing Marketplace” Campaign

    By Devin Meenan | January 31, 2024

    Bright MLS has announced that its “Open Housing Marketplace” campaign, designed to increase awareness about a fair housing market, has been selected as a two-category winner (Responsible Technology and Diversity, Equity and Inclusion) in th... Read More

    The Best Cities for Gen Z to Buy a Home

    By Claudia Larsen | January 31, 2024

    At 21% of the current U.S. population, older Gen Zers (ages 18-27) are making their way into the world. With inflation slowing and the housing market seeing a correction, this generation is about ready to take their first steps into homebuying. However... Read More

    Supreme Court to Hear Case on Mortgage Escrow Interest Accounts in February

    By Beth McGuire | January 31, 2024

    The U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments on Feb. 27 to decide whether a New York state law that requires mortgage lenders to pay homeowners interest earned on mortgage escrow accounts should be enforced. That’s according to Supreme Court docket ... Read More

    Fresh Economic Data Give Clues to Where Mortgage Rates May Be Headed

    By Beth McGuire | January 31, 2024

    Mortgage industry analysts have been watching and waiting to see what the Federal Reserve will do—or say—next about rate cuts. They’re hedging their bets that the Fed will cut rates this year and, as an indirect result, mortgage rates will fall, too, a... Read More

    The Rental Market is Softening, But Many Are Still Struggling

    By Jack Walsh | January 31, 2024

    Rental markets are beginning to “soften,” and rent growth has nearly come to a halt after historically high increases in 2021 and 2022, according to the 2024 America’s Rental Housing report led and presented by Whitney Airgood-Obrycki, a senior researc... Read More

    Mortgage Applications Decrease This Week

    By Beth McGuire | January 31, 2024

    While mortgage rates still hovering in the mid-sixes fluctuated little this past week, mortgage applications decreased 7.2% from one week earlier, according to the latest Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey from the Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA)... Read More

    LeadingRE Announces 36 New Members from Across the Globe

    By Claudia Larsen | January 31, 2024

    Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® announced the addition of 36 new members to its professional community in 2023. The new member firms to have joined LeadingRE’s network last year include property businesses from the UK, Europe, United States... Read More

    Buffini & Company Hosts Master Class

    By Devin Meenan | January 30, 2024

    Buffini & Company has announced the return of its Master Class. This business-building event will take place in Anaheim, California, from February 8-9, 2024. The event combines networking, coaching and training, with the promise of learning how to ... Read More

    Survey Reveals How Brokers Are Feeling About 2024

    By Devin Meenan | January 30, 2024

    Real estate brokerage leaders are once again bullish on housing and the economy in 2024, according to the newest Delta Real Estate Leadership Survey. The survey includes responses from more than 130 brokerage leaders representing firms collectively res... Read More