News From Utah
Timely, relevant and useful information about Utah real estate, finance and policy issues for homeowners and prospective homeowners.
Year to date, the median price of a home in Utah is now over $264,000 — a nearly 9% increase from 2016.
The Utah Association of REALTORS® works to promote affordable housing in Utah. So it was no surprise when REALTORS® supported legislation that would make it easier for low-income families to purchase or rent a home.
Utah’s booming economy, high job growth and low interest rates led the state to a record-breaking year for home sales in 2016. Statewide, Utah Realtors sold 49,399 homes, townhomes and condominiums.
UAR worked with the Utah Clean Air Partnership to issue grants to homeowners that would be used to upgrade wood-burning fireplaces to clean-air models, or to purchase alternatives. The Utah Association of REALTORS® is working towards preserving clean a …