Clock is ticking if you need coverage. NAR's Members Health Insurance Exchange can help members enroll in an individual medical plan from a variety of carriers.https://www.realtorsinsurancemarketplace.com/products/member-health-insurance-exchange/
Knock study: In 2018, 62% of homes in the largest U.S. metros sold below their asking price, and half sold for at least 2% less. In 2019, Knock predicts that 77% of sellers won't get their asking price as values rise more slowly.
Buyers who pick a fixer-upper can secure a mortgage that includes repair costs. They'll not only have a wider selection of listings to consider, but the home can then have new elements in the color and style they prefer.
Realtors' top priorities include the nation's infrastructure, improving recent tax law changes and reforming the secondary mortgage market. A survey found Fla. Realtors focused on water qualify (green algae), short-term rentals and open/expired permits.
There's more to America's second-home market than beaches with palm trees and hammocks. NAHB found a heavy concentration in or near metro areas. The U.S. has about 7.4 million vacation or second homes, or 5.6% of the total housing stock.