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Decline In Foreclosures Reaches Important Milestone

In an important signpost of recovery, foreclosure activity in the United States has fallen to levels not seen since before the financial crisis began, according to a report issued by RealtyTrac.

Yellen: Rates May Rise Sooner Than Expected

Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen said that the Fed may need to raise interest rates sooner than expected, but it all will hinge on the labor market

JPMorgan Treading More Cautiously With Mortgages

The nation's second-largest mortgage lender, JPMorgan Chase & Co., says it's backing away from issuing mortgages to less creditworthy borrowers due to growing concerns the bank will be able to recover much money if it needs to foreclose on the home.

NVAR Officer Applications Now Being Accepted 

2015 NVAR Officer Applications are now being accepted for the position of President-Elect, Treasurer, NAR State Director (Northern and Southern positions), and Member-at-Large Director. The election of these 2015 positions will take place on Thursday, September 4th in Incline, NV. Deadline to submit an application is Wednesday, August 6th. Click here for applications.

NVAR Award Nominations Now Being Accepted

Members are invited to nominate fellow REALTORS® for the 2014 Nevada REALTOR® of the Year (ROTY), Nevada Distinguished REALTOR® Award (NDRA), and REALTORS® Active in Politics (RAP) awards. Nominate a deserving REALTOR® for one of these prestigious awards today! Deadline to submit an application is Wednesday, August 6th. Click here for applications.



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