In 2007, REALTOR® Sherri Meadows had an unexpected discussion with a waiter that ultimately sparked a nationwide effort to among her colleagues to address issues of homelessness.
“Most of the country last month saw at least a small increase in contract signings and more notably, activity in all major regions is up from a year ago,” says NAR’s chief economist.
Existing-home sales rose in October for the second straight month and eclipsed June’s cyclical sales peak to become the highest annualized pace in nearly a decade.
NAR’s annual Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers shows that the share of sales to first-time home buyers in the 2016 survey has ticked up to 35 percent.
The new Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers shows a rebound from two segments of buyers who have been missing in action recently: first-time buyers and single women.
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