The Daily 032213 Hot Sheet of Palm Beach Real Estate & FL Realtor News

By
Real Estate Broker/Owner with Winston Realty, Inc. BK63078915

 

The Daily Hot Sheet of Palm Beach Real Estate &

FL Realtor News

Friday, March 22, 2013


The Daily News

 

 

TODAY'S TOP STORIES

Supply of homes for sale increases

A balanced buyer-seller market may be on the horizon. NAR's latest sales report finds that the nation had a 4.7-month supply in Feb., up from 4.3 months in Jan. Read more.

 

U.S. rate on 30-year mortgage declines to 3.54%

Rate down from last week's 3.63%. The average rate on a 30-year FRM has now been below 4% for a full year. Read more.

 

Property near public transportation worth 42% more

Fla. cities are adding new commuter options, and homes close to stations should be worth more. New study compares value to beachfront property. Read more.

 

More than 50% of builders report labor shortage

NAHB survey: Industry can't keep up with demand. Shortage of supplies and labor causing higher prices, delays and slower U.S. economic rebound. Read more.

 

Citizens CEO: Give insurance consumers more choice

A consumer-industry roundtable identified two major Fla. property insurance problems: Homeowners inability to study options and unfairly denied claims.

Read more.

 

NOW YOU KNOW

Analysis: Move-up buyers shouldn't wait

An owner's current home will probably rise in value, but so will the price of a dream home. It makes sense to move now and tap into today's low mortgage rates.

Read more.

 

Make a note of it

Governor reappoints Realtor to serve on FREC

Gov. Scott tapped Darla Furst, managing broker of Sarasota's Michael Saunders & Co., for Florida Real Estate Commission through Oct. 31, 2016, pending Senate approval.

 

AROUND FLORIDA

Oviedo: City tells developer to answer residents' complaints


Miami: South Florida's housing market remains hot


Pompano Beach: Pompano Marketplace sells for $29.7 million


Orlando: Single-family sales outperform, but condo market lags state

 

© 2013 Florida Realtors

 

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P. Winston Heverly, GRI, ABR, SFR, CDPE, CIAS, PA

We service all of Palm Beach County and S. Florida

 

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Comments (1)

Mark Loewenberg
KW of the Palm Beaches - Palm Beach Gardens, FL
KW 561-214-0370

Winston, great news to pass along to your prospects and clients! thanks for sharing in the rain too!

Mar 22, 2013 12:18 PM