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Nine Consecutive Gains for Pending Home Sales

Pending home sales have risen for nine months in a row, a first for the series of the index since its inception in 2001, according to the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®. The Pending Home Sales Index, a forward-looking indicator based … Continue reading

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Will new virtual firms pave way for full MLS?

With online brokerages now allowed to advertise other firms’ exclusives, some say listing sharing is next A new breed of online brokerage is springing up in New York, altering the landscape of real estate sales in Manhattan and worrying traditional … Continue reading

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Pending Sales of U.S. Existing Homes Rose in October

The number of contracts to buy U.S. previously owned homes unexpectedly rose in October as consumers rushed to take advantage of a tax credit that was due to expire. The index of signed purchase agreements, or pending home sales, climbed … Continue reading

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