Will Rising Interest Rates Threaten Your Home Value?

Fast Fact: A 1% increase can cut home buying power by over 10%. Our Economy Impacts Rates… And Vice Versa One of the ways our government keeps the economy on track is by influencing interest rates. Think of interest as the cost to borrow and use money. …

November 9, 2014

Northeast Louisiana REALTORS® See Increased Member Involvement

The Northeast Louisiana Association of REALTORS® is seeing record member involvement and contributions as it implements a new strategic plan emphasizing local advocacy. Covering a 13-parish area, the association advocates for fair housing, affordable h …

November 6, 2014

Louisiana REALTORS® Uphold Public Official Independence

The Northwest Louisiana Association of REALTORS® recently asserted its leadership to uphold the independence of a key regional planning official, in accordance with the law. The new Shreveport/Caddo Metropolitan Planning Commission (MPC) provides plann …

November 6, 2014

Massachusetts REALTORS® Provide Key to Affordable Housing

The REALTOR® Association of Pioneer Valley was awarded the “Ambassador for Cities” award from the National Association of REALTORS® for helping prospective home buyers find affordable housing in Massachusetts. The association is a leader in the public- …

November 6, 2014