Real Estate Industry Hoping to Rebound This Summer With Low Interest Rates
The real estate market is bouncing back from the pressure, thanks to low interest rates. Home interest rates have gone down from 4.55 percent at the start of 2019 to about 3.1 percent today.

July - August 2020 NAR REALTOR® Magazine
Now Available
With the rise of virtual operations, brokerages are tuned into enhancing connections with agents and consumers.

Real estate practitioners share candid, inspiring tales of how they've adapted to working through the crisis.

Multiple listing services are reinforcing their value proposition in the face of market disruptors - both recent and long simmering.

Legislative Changes Impacting Real Estate Technology

The transaction side of real estate often relies on technology. For instance, agents and firms have been utilizing virtual showings and digital signatures and encouraging electronic earnest money payments by buyers. However, on occasion the lack of technology has either created a hurdle or questions for agents, firms and consumers in real estate transactions. When such questions or hurdles occur, one of the ways the industry attempts to address such concerns is to explore the need for legislation. 

July 2020 REAL Trends Newsletter
What Happens Next?

"Will we have a complete housing sales recovery by the end of the year?"
- Steve Murray, REAL Trends President

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