Today Quenetria Harris is one step closer to her goal of owning a home, thanks to her hard work and some help from the National Association of Realtors® and New Orleans Area Habitat for Humanity.
Despite an improving job market and low interest rates, the share of first-time buyers fell to its lowest point in nearly three decades and is preventing a healthier housing market from reaching its full potential, according to an annual survey released today by the National Association of Realtors®.
Pending home sales rose slightly in September and are now above year-over-year levels for the first time in 11 months.
NAR applauds the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation for finalizing the Qualified Residential Mortgage rule today.
After a modest decline last month, existing-home sales bounced back in September to their highest annual pace of the year.