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  • Florida Realtors Leadership Academy: 2023 Class February 6, 2023
    Fifteen Realtors from across the state will enhance their leadership skills and learn more about Florida Realtors through a number of activities and sessions.
  • RE Q&A: What if a Condo Manager Ignores Emails? February 6, 2023
    Email creates a good written record, but it can also go directly to junk folders. If it doesn’t seem to work, pick up the phone and call a condo manager directly.
  • Yes, You Should Buy a House This Year February 6, 2023
    Buyers who wait for more inventory, lower interest rates or something else may never own a home. And given history, 2023 is a pretty good year to commit.
  • More Millennials Leave Nest, Form Own Households February 6, 2023
    The Great Recession shook many millennials who took time to recoup. But from 2016 to 2021, almost every state saw a spike in the number that formed households.
  • The Rent Problem: Where Fla. Stands Now February 6, 2023
    TaxWatch: Fla. is almost a victim of its own success. New renters poured into the state, notably during the pandemic, but found too few homes to accommodate them.
  • Down Payments Cost Less than Weddings? February 6, 2023
    Should we get married or buy a house? In some U.S. cities – largely ones with lower home values – young couples are likely weighing that decision.
  • Fla. Topped Nation in International Visitors February 3, 2023
    The number of international tourists – and by extension potential buyers – rose 73% between 2021 and 2022, but it’s still down 28% when compared to 2019.
  • Bring Purpose Back to Your Brokerage February 3, 2023
    “I’m going to do this better,” brokers say when starting a new business, but that purpose can get lost in day-to-day operations. Is it time to bring it back?
  • HUD: U.S. Lags in Affordable Offsite Construction February 3, 2023
    It’s cheaper to build homes in a warehouse and put them together at the job site – and the U.S. needs to improve that process, according to a new HUD report.
  • You’re a Good Neighbor? Get Rewarded February 3, 2023
    NAR’s annual Good Neighbor Awards recognizes Realtors who “made an extraordinary impact in their communities.” Five winners will receive a $10K grant.