CAR Market Matters

Talking Points Rates for home loans were unchanged after notching their first weekly increase in 2017, mortgage provider Freddie Mac said Thursday. The 30-year, fixed-rate mortgage averaged 4.19 percent during the February 2 week. The 15-year, fixed-rate mortgage...

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45 Hours of Free License Renewal Courses

As part of your member benefits for 2017, C.A.R. now provides you with a FREE 45-hour online license renewal course package. That’s a sweet deal, because it means you no longer need to worry about whether you’ve met all the obligatory requirements for your...

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CAR Market Matters

Talking Points Southern California home prices jumped in December, reaching the highest level in more than nine years. An improving economy and a shortage of homes for sale propelled prices up 6.8 percent from a year earlier, real estate data firm CoreLogic said...

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

Fellow REALTORS®, Happy New Year! 2016 was a year of challenges and opportunities for California REALTORS® and the real estate industry. The housing market maintained a strong sales pace for much of the year, but a continued shortage of homes for sale and rising...

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CAR Market Matters

Talking Points Default notices, scheduled auctions, and bank repossessions fell 14 percent year-over-year to 933,045 U.S. properties in 2016 to the lowest level since 2006, when there were 717,522 U.S. properties with foreclosure filings, according to ATTOM Data...

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