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Nov 22, 2016, 11:05 ET Fla.'s Housing Market: Median Prices Continue to Rise in Oct. 2016

Florida's housing market reported higher median prices and fewer all-cash sales in October, according to the latest housing data released by...


Nov 03, 2016, 11:05 ET Fla.'s Housing Market: Median Prices, New Listings Up in 3Q 2016

Florida's housing market reported rising median prices, more new listings and fewer days to a sales contract during the third quarter of 2016,...


Oct 20, 2016, 11:05 ET 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...


Sep 22, 2016, 11:05 ET Fla.'s Housing Market: Sales, Median Prices Up in Aug. 2016

 Florida's housing market reported more closed sales, higher median prices, more new listings and fewer all-cash closed sales in August,...


Sep 16, 2016, 10:35 ET Interested in a Real Estate Career? Apply for Florida Real Estate Commission Education and Research Scholarships

Do you know a student interested in a real estate career? Then you'll want to find out more about the Florida Real Estate Commission (FREC)...


Sep 08, 2016, 09:05 ET Florida Realtors® Honors Award Winners at 100TH Anniversary Convention: Andrew Barbar Named 2016 Realtor of the Year

Florida Realtors® recognized Andrew Barbar, 2015 Florida Realtors president, as its 2016 Realtor of the Year. The award – one of...


Aug 24, 2016, 11:05 ET Fla.'s Housing Market Shows Rising Median Prices in July 2016

Florida's housing market reported rising median prices and fewer all-cash closed sales in July, according to the latest housing data released by...


Aug 10, 2016, 11:05 ET Fla.'s Housing Market: New Listings, Median Prices Up in 2Q 2016

Florida's housing market reported more new listings, higher median prices and fewer days to a sales contract during the second quarter of 2016,...


Jul 21, 2016, 11:05 ET Fla.'s Housing Market Shows Rising Median Prices in June 2016

Florida's housing market reported higher median prices and fewer days to a contract in June, according to the latest housing data released by...


Jul 20, 2016, 11:49 ET Florida Realtors® Political Advocacy Committee Supports Candidates for Florida House of Representatives and Florida Senate

Today, Florida Realtors® PAC (Political Advocacy Committee) made its candidate endorsements for the 2016 election cycle. There are more...


Jul 14, 2016, 13:15 ET Florida Realtors® Supports Amendment 4

 Florida Realtors® has joined Floridians, business owners and others in support of Amendment 4, which will be on the Aug. 30 primary...


Jun 30, 2016, 10:07 ET 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, 2016, 11:07 ET Florida Realtors® 2016 Convention & Trade Expo: Come Celebrate 100th Anniversary, Network and Boost Your Business

 One hundred years in the making, Realtors across Florida have the unique opportunity to come together for Celebration100 – Florida...


Jun 22, 2016, 11:05 ET Fla.'s Housing Market: Median Prices, Sales, New Listings Up in May 2016

 Florida's housing market reported higher median prices, more closed sales, increased new listings and fewer days to a contract in May,...


May 24, 2016, 10:15 ET Florida Realtors® Education Foundation Awards $160,000 in Scholarships

 Hearing "the check is in the mail," is welcome news to 139 well-deserving young people who live in communities across Florida. Why? These...


May 20, 2016, 11:05 ET Fla.'s Housing Market: Median Prices, New Listings Rise in April 2016

 Florida's housing market reported increased new listings, rising median prices, fewer days to a contract and fewer cash closed sales in April,...


May 09, 2016, 11:05 ET Fla.'s Housing Market: Median Prices, New Listings Up in 1Q 2016

 Florida's housing market reported more new listings, higher median prices and fewer days to a sales contract during the first quarter of 2016,...


Mar 21, 2016, 11:05 ET Fla.'s Housing Market: Median Prices, New Listings Up in Feb. 2016

 Florida's housing market reported increased new listings, rising median prices and fewer all-cash closed sales in February, according to the...


Feb 29, 2016, 11:05 ET Florida Realtors® Announces New Chief Economist

 Florida Realtors® announces Dr. Brad O'Connor is the state association's new chief economist and head of its Industry Data and...


Feb 23, 2016, 11:05 ET Fla.'s Housing Market Continues Strong Track in Jan. 2016

Florida's housing market reported rising median prices, fewer all-cash closed sales and a tight inventory of for-sale homes in January, according...


Feb 10, 2016, 11:05 ET Fla.'s Housing Market Ends 2015 With Strong Gains

 Florida's housing market wrapped up 2015 with more closed sales, more new listings and higher median prices compared to the year before,...


Feb 01, 2016, 13:15 ET Florida Realtors® 2016 Real Estate Trends: Fla. to be real estate 'hot spot'

 What will Florida's real estate markets look like in the coming year? That was the question on the minds of a standing-room-only crowd of...


Jan 22, 2016, 11:05 ET Fla.'s Housing Market: Median Prices Continue to Rise in Dec. 2015

 Florida's housing market reported higher median prices, fewer days on the market and tightening inventory in December, according to the latest...


Jan 19, 2016, 13:35 ET Florida Realtors® 2016 Real Estate Trends: What's Ahead for Fla. Real Estate?

 The real estate market plays a vital role in Florida's growth, and figuring out what lies ahead in 2016 is a key question for policymakers,...


Jan 11, 2016, 10:35 ET Have College Dreams? Florida Realtors® Seeks Student Scholarship Winners

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...