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Prospective first-time buyers in recent years have had to navigate several obstacles on their path to homeownership, including higher rents and home prices, tight inventory conditions and repaying student loan debt.

These impediments are a big reason why first-timers were only 34 percent of all transactions in the National Association of Realtors®’ 2017 Profile of Home...

Each year, the Counselors of Real Estate offers its insights on the factors, trends and issues that are shaping the residential and commercial real estate industries. CRE’s analysis offers insights into opportunities and challenges facing real estate professionals, as well as how the economic environment is changing the industry landscape.

2017 CRE Chair Peter Burley, a real estate...

Real estate industry experts and researchers  presented data and discussed the effects of student loan debt on millennials' ability to participate in the housing market and own a business, during a panel titled “Digging Out: Growing Your Business While Paying Off Debt” at the 2017 REALTORS® Conference & Expo.


Existing-home sales slightly rose in September and contract activity was flat, despite continued weakness in overall housing supply and the temporary impact Hurricane’s Harvey and Irma had on sales in parts of Texas and Florida.



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