CAR Market Matters

Talking Points "Rates held relatively flat this week. The 10-year Treasury yield fell just 1 basis point, while the 30-year mortgage rate remained unchanged at 3.83 percent,” said Sean Becketti, chief economist, Freddie Mac. 30-year fixed-rate mortgage (FRM) averaged...

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NLTRA Housing Luncheon

The NLTRA would like to invite the Tahoe Sierra Board of REALTORS and its members to attend a very important conversation on housing next week at their annual membership luncheon. This regional issue impacts the entire Tahoe-Truckee business community, and they want...

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CAR Market Matters

Talking Points The highest interest rates in a month prompted a setback to the mortgage market last week. Total mortgage application volume—which includes applications for home purchases and refinancing—dropped 0.5 percent on a seasonally adjusted basis, the Mortgage...

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CAR Legal Tools

C.A.R. Legal Tools offers dynamic, concise, and engaging legal material to help you, your office, and your clients quickly and easily understand key legal issues pertaining to real estate.  Additional content is released monthly - watch your inbox each month for...

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CAR Market Matters

Talking Points Be Scam artists are out in full force after Equifax’s recent data breach. They’re calling consumers pretending to be Equifax and asking to verify your account information. Other calls might try to trick you into giving your personal information....

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Fair Housing Discrimination Hotline Scam

HUD’s Housing Discrimination Hotline has been getting calls from the public about a group using a scam that shows them calling from 1-800-669-9777 (the Discrimination Hotline). HUD has received over 30 calls from the public at this time. One scam tells the person to...

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A message from C.A.R. President Geoff McIntosh

Fellow REALTOR®, The past few weeks have seen devastating floods in Houston and throughout Florida, as well as wildfires in many areas of the country. When disaster strikes, REALTORS® step up, whether that's to deliver food, water, or other vital assistance or to...

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