Fla.’s Housing Market: More Sales, Rising Prices in March 2017

Florida’s housing market reported more closed sales, higher median prices and increased pending sales in March, according to the latest housing data released by Florida Realtors®. Sales of single-family homes statewide totaled 25,921 last month, up 9.3 percent compared to March 2016

Fla.’s Housing Market Shows Rising Median Prices in Sept. 2016

Florida’s housing market reported more new listings, increased median prices and fewer all-cash closed sales in September, according to the latest housing data released by Florida Realtors

Will the election affect the housing market?

With the recent coverage of the political conventions, the buzz about our presidential election has intensified in everyone’s minds, including home buyers in Palm Beach and St. Lucie Counties. Curiosity has been piqued about whether to invest in homeownership now or wait until after the November 8th election

Fla.’s Housing Market Shows Strong Momentum in August 2015

Florida’s housing market continued its positive track in August with more closed sales, higher median prices and a tightening inventory, according to the latest housing data released by Florida Realtors®. Closed sales of existing single-family homes statewide totaled 23,605 last month, up 8.6 percent over August 2014.

Kendrick Meek and the Housing Market: Main Street Must Prosper Again

WASHINGTON, DC - February 23, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- Kendrick Meek today released the following statement regarding President Obama's decision to use funding from the Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP) to support Florida homeowners and stabilize the housing market

Florida’s Existing Housing Market Reflects Mortgage, Economic Issues at Year End 2008

ORLANDO, Fla., Jan. 26, 2009 – Florida’s housing market mirrored the national trend in 2008, as mortgage industry troubles, unsettled financial markets, tightened credit and other economic issues impacted sales and prices.

Florida’s Existing Housing Market Shows Improving Conditions in June 2008

ORLANDO, Fla., July 24, 2008 - (RealEstateRama) — Many Florida Realtors® statewide noted positive movement in their local housing markets in June, with an...

Martinez: Congress Must Take Additional Steps to Help Stem Mortgage Crisis

Senator urges bipartisan cooperation to address issues affecting homeowners and larger economy WASHINGTON - U.S. Senator Mel Martinez (R-FL) today called for quick action by...

NAHB Research Center Releases New Findings from Study of Soft Housing Market’s Impact on...

New Findings from 2008 Survey of Home Builders Reveals Recent Changes in Business Operations, Promotional Tactics, and Attitudes toward New Product Purchases Orlando, Fla. -...

Sinking dollar gives foreigners ‘upper hand’

MIAMI – March 11, 2008 – From atop any gleaming, half-sold condo project, South Florida’s housing market looks bleak. Viewed from abroad, it looks brighter. Just...

Homeowners optimistic: 77% believe homes held or increased value in 2007

SEATTLE – Feb. 7, 2008 – Despite highly publicized reports of a home sales slump and pricing slides, homeowners remain upbeat. While most homes...

Florida real estate giant St. Joe cutting jobs, land

St. Joe, a big player in Florida real estate, said it would reduce staff and sell off substantial acreage. The housing-market decline has taken its...

Popular Government & Nonprofit Press Releases

Colombia tops all Foreign Searches for Miami Real Estate

Colombia continues to lead all foreign countries searching for South Florida real estate, according to new data from the MIAMI Association of REALTORS® (MIAMI). The South American nation finished as the top international country using MIAMI’s search portal,, in May 2016. Colombia has now led the rankings for six consecutive months

Recent Government & Nonprofit Press Releases

Buchanan Slams “Nightmarish” Conditions at VA Nursing Homes

Congressman Vern Buchanan today demanded answers from the Department of Veteran Affairs after reports of deplorable conditions and neglect at VA nursing homes across the nation.