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Morning Minute: Mortgage interest rates fall again, now at low for the year

IARbuzz.com Blog - Fri, 05/09/2014 - 11:07am
Spring home buyers could get an even better deal on mortgage financing as interest rates continue to their recent decline. Freddie Mac reports that 30-year, fixed mortgage rates averaged 4.21 percent this week, the lowest rates have been this year. … Continue reading →

See who was at IAR’s Spring Conference & Expo

IARbuzz.com Blog - Thu, 05/08/2014 - 4:15pm
  The 2014 Spring Conference & Expo wrapped up Thursday afternoon with a CE session with Annette Akey. Hundreds of REALTORS® took part in the two-day conference at the Gateway Center in Collinsville. See who you know who was there.

Legal topics breakfast opens day 2 of IAR Spring Conference & Expo

IARbuzz.com Blog - Thu, 05/08/2014 - 8:25am
Betsy Urbance and Todd Turner with the Illinois Association of REALTORS®’  Legal Services team walked members through hot legal topics on Thursday, May 8, 2014. Among topics covered: Broker price opinions, privacy and the use of airborne drones to capture … Continue reading →

Census: U.S. older population to double over next 20 years

IARbuzz.com Blog - Thu, 05/08/2014 - 8:00am
The baby boomer generation continues to shape U.S. cultural trends, this time in the “graying” of the nation. By the year 2050, the U.S. senior population (those 65 and older) is expected to reach 83.7 million, nearly double its size … Continue reading →