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Home Prices Make Largest Year-Over-Year Jump In 6 Years

Case-Shiller: 19 of 20 Metros Show Price Acceleration
Posted by David Lopez, CBR on March 27, 2013 in  2013  Economics  Home Prices  Inman News  Market Trends  Real Estate  Trends
  By Inman News, Tuesday, March 26, 2013.     Editor's note: This story has been updated.   The S&P/Case-Shiller 20-City Composite index posted its largest year-over-year gain in January since the summer of 2006.   The index, which tracks single-family home prices in 20 large U.S. metros, was up 8.1 percent in January from a year ago with all 20 areas including New York, which hadn't seen year-over-year positive light in 28 months, registering gains.   ... read more

Hispanic Buyers Could Kick Recovery Into High Gear

Trade Group: Government Policies Favor Investors, Hold Back Latino Homeownership
Posted by David Lopez, CBR on March 27, 2013 in  2013  Hispanics  Inman News  Market Trends  NAHREP  Real Estate
  By Inman News, Tuesday, March 26, 2013.       Hispanics accounted for more than half of new owner-occupied households last year and have the purchasing power "to push the U.S. housing recovery into high gear," according to an annual report from the National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals (NAHREP) released today.   In its 2012 State of Hispanic Homeownership report, the trade group said Hispanics have posted gains in jobs, income, education, and... read more

Calculated Risk: Housing Inventory Won't Bottom Until 2014

Finance Blogger Bill McBride Sees Near-Term Price Increases Exceeding Expectations
Posted by David Lopez, CBR on April 10, 2013 in  2013  Home Sales  Inman News  Listing Inventory  Market Trends  Real Estate
By Paul Hagey, Tuesday, April 9, 2013. Inman News®   Home values image via Shutterstock.   Former tech executive turned blogger Bill McBride was one of the first to suggest that homes were precariously overvalued back in 2005. When he spots a trend, people have learned to listen.   McBride -- who gets up early every day to post his analyses of news on the finance and economics blog he founded in 2005, Calculated Risk -- thinks housing inventory won't bottom until 2014.   ... read more

Orlando Market Rebound Continues!

ORRA Releases Latest Statistics.
Posted by David Lopez, CBR on April 15, 2013 in  2013  Central Florida  Home Prices  Home Sales  Market Statistics  Market Trends  Orlando  ORRA  Video  YouTube



We Are Looking For A Few Excellent Agents!

Are You Looking For A Company Centered On Agent Needs?
Posted by David Lopez, CBR on May 02, 2013 in  2013  Agents  CBAR  Recruiting


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