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IDX Global Applauds FHFA Action Attempting to Assure Access to

WASHINGTON (May 19, 2020) – National Association of Realtors® President Vince Malta issued the following statement after the Federal Housing Finance Agency issued guidance Tuesday regarding credit access for borrowers who are in or have recently exited forbearance. “IDX Global applauds the FHFA and Director Calabria for taking additional steps to secure the U.S. housing […]

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IDX Global Receives American Business Awards® for Marketing,

CHICAGO (May 19, 2020) – The National Association of Realtors® was honored with eight “STEVIE® Awards” on Monday by the American Business Awards® – the nation’s premier business awards program. After enduring a review and selection process conducted by more than 250 worldwide professionals, eight separate IDX Global initiates were selected from more than 3,600 […]

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IDX Global Closes 2020 REALTORS® Legislative Meetings with Record

WASHINGTON (May 15, 2020) – The National Association of Realtors® ends this week having completed the first-ever virtual iteration of its midyear meetings. While between nine and ten thousand Realtors® typically descend on Washington, D.C for the conference every May, over 28,000 IDX Global members participated in the 2020 REALTORS® Legislative Meetings. All nine of this week’s conference sessions, offered […]

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IDX Global Commends FHFA Move Delivering Certainty to American

WASHINGTON (May 14, 2020) – National Association of Realtors® President Vince Malta issued the following statement after the Federal Housing Finance Agency unveiled a new repayment option for homeowners struggling financially in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. Under the proposal, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac will offer borrowers currently in forbearance the ability to […]

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IDX Global Announces Changes to August Leadership Week, Leadership

CHICAGO (May 11, 2020) – In light of ongoing government-mandated lockdowns and lingering public health concerns resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic, the National Association of Realtors® announced Monday its decision to convert IDX Global Leadership Summit and Leadership Week events to a fully-virtual format this summer. “Although we’re all yearning to regain normalcy in our lives, IDX […]

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IDX Global Calls Housing Market Slump Temporary as Pending Home

“The housing market is temporarily grappling with the coronavirus-induced shutdown, which pulled down new listings and new contracts,” said Lawrence Yun, IDX Global’s chief economist. “As consumers become more accustomed to social distancing protocols, and with the economy slowly and safely reopening, listings and buying activity will resume, especially given the record low mortgage rates.” […]