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Jul 22, 2015, 11:05 ET
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Fla.'s Housing Market: More Closed Sales, Rising Prices in June 2015

Florida's housing market reported more closed sales, higher median prices and tightening inventory in June, according to the latest housing data...

Jul 17, 2015, 10:35 ET
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Celebrate at Florida Realtors® 2015 Convention & Trade Expo: Increase Business with New Strategies, Trends

 Motivational advice from top industry trainers, the latest in high-tech devices and a chance to network with other real estate professionals:...

Jun 26, 2015, 10:35 ET
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Florida Realtors® Advises Homeowners to Take Summer Holiday Safety Precautions

Many families across Florida and the nation will spend the Fourth of July holiday away from home, soaking up sun on the state's beautiful beaches,...

Jun 24, 2015, 15:42 ET
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Florida Realtors® Part of Gov. Scott's Business Mission to France

 Representing Florida's Realtors and the interests of the state's real estate industry, Florida Realtors® President Andrew Barbar and...

Jun 22, 2015, 11:05 ET
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Fla.'s Housing Market: Prices Up, Inventory Tighter in May 2015

 Tightening inventory continued to impact Florida's housing market in May, according to the latest housing data released by Florida...

Jun 09, 2015, 14:17 ET
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Florida Realtors® Commends St. Petersburg Police for Arrest Made in Local Realtors' Robbery Cases

A suspect has been arrested in the two robberies and one attempted kidnapping of St. Petersburg-area Realtors® last Wednesday, June 3, 2015....

Jun 08, 2015, 09:35 ET
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Realtors®' Environmental Award Deadline Looms

Want to recognize an environmentally conscious Florida builder or developer, one whose projects prove that responsible growth and environmental...

May 21, 2015, 11:05 ET
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Fla.'s Housing Market: More Closed Sales, Listings in April 2015

Florida's housing market reported more closed sales, higher median prices, increased pending sales and more new listings in April, according to the...

May 11, 2015, 11:05 ET
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Fla.'s Housing Market Shows Strength in 1Q 2015

Florida's housing market reported more closed sales, higher median prices, more new listings, fewer days on the market and a slight uptick in...

May 08, 2015, 09:35 ET
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Florida Realtors® Education Foundation Awards $156,000 in Scholarships

In communities across Florida, 126 young people are getting phone calls of congratulations and finding out that "the check is in the mail." Why?...

Apr 22, 2015, 11:05 ET
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Fla.'s Housing Market Continues Growth Trends in March 2015

Florida's housing market continued its positive track in March, reporting more closed sales, higher median prices, increased pending sales and new...

Apr 10, 2015, 10:35 ET
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Enter to Win Florida Realtors® Environmental (ENVY) Award

 Don't wait to enter Florida Realtors® annual Environmental Award program, or you may be green with ENVY when the winner is chosen....

Mar 23, 2015, 11:05 ET
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Fla.'s Housing Market Continues Positive Momentum in Feb. 2015

Florida's housing market reported more closed sales, higher median prices, increased pending sales and more new listings in February, according to...

Mar 02, 2015, 11:54 ET
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Florida Realtors®: Affordable Housing, Water Among Top 2015 Legislative Issues

As lawmakers kick off the 2015 Florida Legislature tomorrow, Realtors® from across the state are in Tallahassee, ready to address major...

Feb 23, 2015, 11:05 ET
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Fla.'s Housing Market Continues on Steady Track in Jan. 2015

Florida's housing market reported higher median prices, more new listings and the continued stabilization of inventory in January, according to the...

Feb 11, 2015, 11:05 ET
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Fla.'s Housing Market Continues Steady Path in 4Q 2014, reports Florida Realtors

Florida's housing market reported higher median prices and gains in inventory during the fourth quarter of 2014, according to the latest housing...

Jan 29, 2015, 16:45 ET
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Florida Realtors® Announces New CEO

ORLANDO, Fla., Jan. 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Bill Martin, the chief executive officer of Michigan Realtors® is joining Florida...

Jan 27, 2015, 13:35 ET
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Florida Realtors® Announces New Vice President of Public Policy

 Carrie O'Rourke, the associate vice chancellor for government relations at the State University System of Florida's Board of Governors, is...

Jan 26, 2015, 13:35 ET
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Florida Realtors® Summit: 2015 Fla. Economy, Housing Market Strong

 "Has Florida found the secret to saving the economy?" That May 2014 headline in The Wall Street Journal shows how far the state has come since...

Jan 23, 2015, 11:05 ET
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Fla.'s Housing Market Stable, Strong at End of 2014

Florida's housing market wrapped up 2014 with more closed sales, more new listings and higher median prices compared to the year before, according...