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Meeting Promises Productive Relationship with Fannie, Freddie Regulator

NAR President Steve Brown in a meeting yesterday with new Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) Director Mel Watt shared REALTORS®’ concern over the continued availability of safe and affordable mortgage financing and thanked the director for postponing a decrease...
February 13, 2014

Are We Getting the Full Picture in WSJ Op-Ed?

By Robert Freedman, senior editor, REALTOR® Magazine An op-ed that the Wall Street Journal ran earlier this week (on the eve of the REALTORS® 2011 Conference & Expo in Anaheim) dismisses concerns of NAR and other organizations as well...
November 10, 2011

‘Moneyball’ Approach to Boosting Home Sales

By Robert Freedman, Senior Editor, REALTOR® Magazine Former FHA official Brian Chappelle has come up with a few ideas for getting the housing market back on track that are notable for one thing: They make so much sense that...
November 7, 2011