Featured Classes and Events
July 24 | Mortgage 101 – CVAR East
July 25 | Closing Like a Boss Lady – CVAR HQ
Aug. 1 | Interview with A Superstar – CVAR HQ
All members are welcome Aug. 1 to learn the basics of MLS Touch
at CVAR’s free YPN Forum!
4 States Sue Feds Over Property Tax Law
President Donald Trump signed the Tax Cuts and Job Act into law late last year, and officials from New York, Connecticut, Maryland, and New Jersey argue that the legislation is disproportionately harmful to their residents. READ MORE
Client Tip: How Much to Save in Emergency Fund?
A home repair emergency fund can save a homeowner from financial disaster. While it’s easy to believe your house is in great shape, you never know when you’ll have to deal with an expensive plumbing bill or a flooded basement. READ MORE
Why Millennials Delay Homeownership
Millennials aren’t purchasing homes on the same timelines as previous generations, and that has some economists worried. READ MORE
USC, Fannie Mae Examine ‘Boomer Void’
Baby Boomers, the massive generation born between 1946 and 1964, and their elders have an enormous housing market footprint. With the oldest Boomers now in their early 70s, the beginning of a mass homeownership exodus looms on the horizon. READ MORE
This is a friendly reminder from Citrus Valley Association of REALTORS®: for those who have had their MLS service interrupted for non-payment of the 3rd quarter MLS fee, you can pay your fee and regain your MLS access by clicking here:
or call 909-305-2827 for assistance. Thank you for your continued participation.
Owner Families – The number of families with minor children who own their home has decreased by almost 3.6 million in one decade (2006-2016), while the number living in rentals has increased by 1.9 million over the same period. (U.S. Census Bureau)
Mortgage Applications – Last week applications fell 2.5% as buyers struggle to find affordable homes. (CNBC)
First-time Homebuyers – The ideal age for first-time home buyers is 28, according to a new report conducted last month among a sample of 1,001 respondents. (Bankrate.com)
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