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Agents not spared from effects of net neutrality repeal

Agents not spared from effects of net neutrality repeal


The Federal Communications Commission vote on Thursday to repeal Obama-era net neutrality rules will have…

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FHA to stop insuring mortgages with PACE loans

FHA to stop insuring mortgages with PACE loans


In a move the housing industry deems a victory, the U.S. Federal Housing Administration…

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NAR seeks to impact tax reform

NAR seeks to impact tax reform


The National Association of Realtors (NAR) released a letter Tuesday asking Congress to make three…

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Minority homeownership lags in the United States

Minority homeownership lags in the United States


While homeownership continues to be a key part of the American Dream, minorities in…

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Compass gains $450 million in real estate tech investment

Compass gains $450 million in real estate tech investment


Real estate tech company Compass announced it received a $450 million investment from Japanese…

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Short-term extension approved for National Flood Insurance Program

Short-term extension approved for National Flood Insurance Program


Congress approved a short-term extension for the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), which was…

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Fannie Mae: Housing sentiment nears all-time high in November

Fannie Mae: Housing sentiment nears all-time high in November


The Fannie Mae Home Purchase Sentiment Index (HPSI) grew to 87.8 in November, a…

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Fannie Mae: Gig economy workers hope to buy houses, but not in near future

Fannie Mae: Gig economy workers hope to buy houses, but not in near future


We see evidence of it everywhere — big pink mustaches on car dashboards, round…

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Forecast: 2018 market to favor buyers

Forecast: 2018 market to favor buyers


Inventory, the Achilles’ heel of the 2017 housing market, is expected to loosen up…

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First-time buyers see best market quarter in nearly two decades

First-time buyers see best market quarter in nearly two decades


First-time homebuyers have an easier entry into the market as the year winds down…

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