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The Federal Housing Administration fills a critical need for millions of homebuyers every year, but more can be done to put FHA loans closer in reach for creditworthy buyers.
Elizabeth Mendenhall, incoming 2018 NAR president, shared at a news conference today that the association is working hard to harness the power of its 1.3 million members to deal with the most pressing industry and market issues ahead, and there are significant consequences for inaction.
The steadily improving U.S economy, sustained job growth, and rising confidence that now is a good time to buy a home should pave the way for an increase in existing-home sales in 2018, but continued supply shortages, and passage of a tax bill that disincentives homeownership, threaten to handcuff what should be stronger activity.
Trust Stamp, an identity authentication startup company that leverages artificial intelligence and blockchain technologies to verify strangers’ identities and provide a trust score.
The House Financial Services Subcommittee on Housing and Insurance held a November 2, 2017 hearing on housing finance reform. NAR's Conventional Financing Committee chair, Kevin Brown, testified on key considerations.