Realtors® devote countless hours to volunteering and improving their local communities. Over the last seven years, Realtor® Magazine’s Good Neighbor Society has helped Realtors® grow and transform their charitable efforts through the Volunteering Works Grant and Mentoring Program. This program, … Continue reading →
The Voice for Real Estate for the week of January 19, 2015, looks at a reduction in the FHA annual premium, NAR President Chris Polychron’s meeting with President Obama, a victory on terrorism insurance, and NAR Chief Economist Lawrence Yun’s 2015 market outlook.
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My fellow VPAR members, 2015 is off to a great start. As you can see from our recent general meetings and educational events, we are committed to providing informative and educational activities necessary to making this year the most productive … Continue reading →
Virginia REALTORS® Please Take Action Today and Ask Your State Representatives to Support the VAR Legislative Agenda! On Wednesday, January 13th, all 140 members of the General Assembly convened in Richmond to begin the annual legislative session. As the business … Continue reading →
VIRGINIA PENINSULA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® THE LEGISLATIVE LINE The Legislative Update from VPAR Number 1 January 18, 2015 The 2015 Session of the General Assembly of Virginia was gaveled in this past Wednesday, January 14th, for what will be a … Continue reading →
Youth Career Expo is an event designed to bridge the gap between the local business community and our emerging workforce currently enrolled in Peninsula high schools. Local businesses showcase the many career opportunities available to the future workforce after graduation … Continue reading →
Where are sales and interest rates heading? And what are the potential speed bumps ahead? Here is a quick infographic with highlights from NAR Chief Economist Lawrence Yun’s forecast for the 2015 housing market.
The information in this infographic comes from a video of NAR Chief Economist Lawrence Yun talking about his 2015 housing market expectations. He expects existing-home sales to rise about 7 percent in 2015 behind a strengthening economy, solid job gains and a healthy increase in home prices.
2015 Real Estate and Economic Outlook Dr. Lawrence Yun, Chief Economist and Senior Vice President of Research NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS Date: Tuesday, January 20th, 2015 Time: Breakfast 8:30am /Program 9:00am – 10:00 Registration: Online at members.vpar.org or call 757-599-5222 … Continue reading →
Virginia Peninsula Association of REALTORS® Monthly Public Policy Report “THE MONITOR” January 2015 Local Issues Hampton VPAR CEO Jim Wetzel and Legislative Consultant Susan Gaston continue to discuss options for signage improvements to the VPAR sign in … Continue reading →