Fla. consumers a bit less optimistic in May

Fla. consumers a bit less optimistic in May

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – May 27, 2016 – Consumer sentiment among Floridians fell 1.6 points in May to 89.4, according to...

NAR: Pending home sales at a 10-year high

NAR: Pending home sales at a 10-year high

WASHINGTON – May 26, 2016 – Pending home sales rose for the third consecutive month in April and reached their...

Credit score problems still haunt Americans

Credit score problems still haunt Americans

WASHINGTON, D.C. – May 25, 2016 – The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) highlighted credit score problems faced by Americans...

Florida Realtors® Education Foundation awards $160,000 in scholarships

Florida Realtors® Education Foundation awards $160,000 in scholarships

ORLANDO, Fla., May 24, 2016 – Hearing “the check is in the mail,” is welcome news to 139 well-deserving young...

Fed may be wedded to a June rate hike

Fed may be wedded to a June rate hike

WASHINGTON – May 19, 2016 – The Federal Reserve put complacent markets on notice Wednesday: It could well raise interest...

Fla. man guilty of robbing, kidnapping agents

Fla. man guilty of robbing, kidnapping agents

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – May 17, 2016 – A St. Petersburg, Fla., man has been found guilty of robbing two...

Rising prices could increase mortgage rates

Rising prices could increase mortgage rates

WASHINGTON – May 16, 2016 – Home sales will grow modestly this year, but a continuing inventory shortage will keep...

Frustrations fly over FHA loan hangups

Frustrations fly over FHA loan hangups

WASHINGTON – May 12, 2016 – At the Real Property Valuation Forum during the 2016 Realtors® Legislative Meetings & Trade...

Magazine says Fla. is second-best state for business

Magazine says Fla. is second-best state for business

GREENWICH, Conn. – May 11, 2016 – Chief Executive magazine released its annual Best & Worst States for Business survey...

Late HOA payments may soon affect credit scores

Late HOA payments may soon affect credit scores

NEW YORK – May 10, 2016 – A major credit reporting agency says it will soon take into account homeowner...