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RealTrends Q32021 BrokerPulse sees brokers still optimistic about the market, wary of competition and wondering when inventory will rise.

2021 RealTrends Brokerage Compensation Report

For the study, RealTrends surveyed all the firms on the 2021 RealTrends 500 and Nation’s Best rankings, asking for annual compensation data for the 2020 calendar year.

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Real estate is on its third revolution, from the digital revolution of the early 2000s to the information revolution kicked off by Trulia and Zillow to today's transaction revolution.

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4 FHA Trends to Watch in 2019

From FHA performance to down-payment assistance, find out the FHA trends to watch in 2019.

The Federal Housing Administration (FHA) insures mortgages made by approved lenders with its Mutual Mortgage Insurance (MMI) Fund, which collects premiums and pays claims. The recent release of the FHA’s annual report and increase in FHA loan limits makes it a good time to assess the program’s health.

In fulfilling its mission to help more Americans reach homeownership, the FHA tends to insure riskier mortgages. While occupying just 12 percent of the overall mortgage market, the FHA finances 33 percent of purchase activity for first-time homebuyers and 34 percent of all minority purchase activity.

For the Full List of Trends –  FHA Trends to Watch

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