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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...

Jan 15, 2015, 15:14 ET
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What's Ahead for Fla.? Find Out at Florida Realtors® 2015 Economic Summit

The real estate market plays a vital role in Florida's economy, and figuring out what lies ahead in 2015 is a key question for policymakers,...

Jan 12, 2015, 11:35 ET
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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...

Dec 22, 2014, 11:05 ET
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Fla.'s Housing Market: Rising Prices, Stable Inventory in Nov. 2014

 Florida's housing market reported higher median prices and a stable inventory in November, according to the latest housing data released by...

Dec 18, 2014, 15:05 ET
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Florida Realtors®: Deck the Halls Safely This Holiday Season

As you're decking the halls this holiday season, be sure you're doing it safely. Here are some tips from Florida Realtors® to help you...

Nov 20, 2014, 11:05 ET
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Fla.'s Housing Market: Rising Sales, Prices in Oct. 2014

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

Nov 06, 2014, 11:05 ET
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Fla.'s Housing Market Continues Steady Course in 3Q 2014

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

Oct 21, 2014, 11:05 ET
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Fla.'s Housing Market: More Sales, Rising Prices in Sept. 2014

Florida's housing market reported more closed sales, higher median prices, increased new listings and a rise in inventory in September, according...

Sep 23, 2014, 15:05 ET
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Florida Realtors® Housing Summit: Housing Comes First, Advocates Say

There are 71,000 school-age children in Florida who are homeless; one-third of people experiencing homelessness are children; and 42 percent of the...

Sep 22, 2014, 11:05 ET
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Fla.'s Housing Market: Rising Prices, Inventory in Aug. 2014

Florida's housing market reported higher median prices and rising inventory in August, according to the latest housing data released by Florida...

Aug 26, 2014, 09:35 ET
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Florida Realtors® Honors Award Winners at Convention

Florida Realtors® recognized Dean Asher, 2013 Florida Realtors president, as its 2014 Realtor of the Year. The award – one of several...

Aug 25, 2014, 15:05 ET
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Florida Realtor® Magazine Wins Top Awards

Florida Realtor, the Business Magazine of Florida Real Estate and monthly trade publication of Florida Realtors®, recently won eight awards in...

Aug 21, 2014, 11:05 ET
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Fla.'s Housing Market: Prices, Inventory Up in July 2014

Florida's housing market reported rising median prices and increased inventory in July according to the latest housing data released by Florida...

Aug 12, 2014, 11:05 ET
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Fla.'s Housing Market Continues Steady Course in 2Q 2014

Florida's housing market reported higher median prices, more new listings and gains in inventory during the second quarter of 2014, according to...

Jul 22, 2014, 11:05 ET
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Fla.'s Housing Market: More Sales, Rising Prices in June 2014

Florida's housing market reported more closed sales, higher median prices, increased new listings and a rise in inventory in June, according to the...

Jul 16, 2014, 11:35 ET
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Attend Florida Realtors® 2014 Conference & Trade Expo: Revitalize Your 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 23, 2014, 11:05 ET
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Fla.'s Housing Market: More Listings, Prices Rise in May 2014

Florida's housing market reported more new listings, increased median prices and an uptick in inventory in May, according to the latest housing...

Jun 12, 2014, 10:35 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...