Florida Realtors

Florida Realtors® Commemorates Fair Housing Act’s 50th Anniversary

ORLANDO, Fla./ April 11, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — On this day, 50 years ago, fair housing became law when President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Civil Rights Act of 1968. At that time, the president said the bill “proclaims that fair housing for all, all human beings who live in this country, is now part of … Continue reading Florida Realtors® Commemorates Fair Housing Act’s 50th Anniversary

Fla. Housing Market: Sales, Median Prices, New Listings Up in Feb. 2018

ORLANDO, Fla./ March 21, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — Florida’s housing market reported more closed sales, more new listings and higher median prices in February even as for-sale inventory remained tight, according to the latest housing data released by Florida Realtors®. “Florida’s economy continues to grow, with more jobs being created – the state’s unemployment rate was 3.9% … Continue reading Fla. Housing Market: Sales, Median Prices, New Listings Up in Feb. 2018

Florida Realtors® 2018 Real Estate Trends: What’s Ahead for Fla. Real Estate?

ORLANDO, Fla./ Jan. 17, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — Real estate helps to fuel Florida’s growth, and figuring out what lies ahead in 2018 is a key question for policymakers, residents and Realtors®. Several highly respected economists and business data experts will share their insights at Florida Realtors® 2017 Florida Real Estate Trends on Jan. 25, 2018, from … Continue reading Florida Realtors® 2018 Real Estate Trends: What’s Ahead for Fla. Real Estate?

Dreaming of College? Florida Realtors® Seeks Student Scholarship Winners

ORLANDO, Fla./ Jan. 13, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — Do you have kids currently in college, or maybe one who is about to graduate high school? Are they interested in a possible real estate-related career? Then find out more about the Student Scholarship Program offered through Florida Realtors® Education Foundation Inc., a not-for-profit corporation that provides real … Continue reading Dreaming of College? Florida Realtors® Seeks Student Scholarship Winners

Florida Realtors® Announces 2018 Legislative Priorities

TALLAHASSEE, Fla./ Jan. 10, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — As the 2018 Florida legislative session begins, it offers a prime opportunity to resolve ongoing issues impacting property insurance, vacation rentals, affordable housing and business growth, according to Florida Realtors®, the state’s largest professional trade association. “Every session, Florida Realtors stands ready to support homeownership initiatives and defend the … Continue reading Florida Realtors® Announces 2018 Legislative Priorities

Florida Realtors®: Deck the Halls Safely This Holiday Season

ORLANDO, Fla./Dec. 12, 2017 (StlRealEstate.News) — Getting ready to deck the halls for the holidays? As you’re decorating for the season, be sure you’re doing it safely. Here are some tips from Florida Realtors® to help you prepare your home for a happy holiday. Illuminate holiday lights only when an adult is home and awake. … Continue reading Florida Realtors®: Deck the Halls Safely This Holiday Season