News You Can Use
Save The Date: 2015 Rocky Mountain Region 11 Conference
Feb. 4-6, 2015. Sign Up Today!
NVAR is proud to announce the 2015 Rocky Mountain RegionRegion 11 Conference that will be held February 4-6, 2015 in Las Vegas at the Palms Casino Resort. Come and join your fellow REALTORS® at this exciting event! Click here for details.
Mortgage Rates Fall Even Lower
Fixed-rate mortgages continue their free fall, with the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaging 3.63 percent this week and the 15-year fixed-rate mortgage staying below 3 percent, Freddie Mac reports.
Housing Starts Reach Six-Year High
Housing starts for single-family homes surged to the highest level in more than six-and-a-half years, a promising sign at the end of 2014, the Commerce Department reported last week.
Existing-Home Sales Rebound; 5 Stats To Know
Home sales picked up at the end of 2014, closing off a year that had a sluggish start but then showed encouraging signs in the second half, according to NAR's latest housing report.
Nevada No Longer In Top 5 States With Highest Foreclosure Rates
Nevada is no longer in the top 5 states with the highest foreclosure rates, according to CoreLogic's report. Foreclosures are falling, but not everywhere. Some economists are forecasting that lenders are gearing up for a "spring cleaning" in the first half of 2015.