Profile cover photo
Profile photo
McCormack Realty & Renters Choice Homes
18 followers
18 followers
About
Posts

Post has attachment
Florida's business rent tax now less burdensome - One of Florida Realtors' top 2017 legislative goals – a cut in the rent tax on commercial leases – went into effect. The rate dropped from 6% to 5.8% on Jan. 1.
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Housing starts move 3.3% higher in Nov. - Single-family starts continue to outpace apartments, and starts on single-family houses rose 8.7% so far this year – but demand continues to outpace supply.
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
U.S. 30-year, fixed-rate mortgage rate slips to 3.93% - Freddie Mac economist Len Kiefer said the market had already priced in the Fed's rate hike on Wednesday, so mortgage rates barely moved from last week's 3.94%.
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
FREC UPDATE: New team advertising rules approved - The Florida Real Estate Commission (FREC) considered comments but made no changes to proposed team advertising rules before voting to approve them on Wednesday. However, the new rules have one
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Fannie Mae announces eviction moratorium for the holidays - Freddie Mac and FHA should soon follow suit. In a holiday tradition, foreclosure actions may continue but families won't be evicted until at least Jan. 2, 2018.
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
HUD announces new FHA loan limits for 2018 - Due to rising home prices, FHA loan limits will go up in 3,011 U.S. counties next year. In high-cost areas, the max rises from $636,150 to $679,650 next year.
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
A breakthrough in the Fannie, Freddie problem? - The House financial services chair admitted that his mortgage reform bill probably won't become law and said he's reaching across the aisle to find a bipartisan solution.
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Need flood insurance? Process could grow difficult - Nat'l flood insurance expires Fri. and renewal could be tedious. Other issues are involved, and there's talk of extending it multiple times for only two weeks.
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
NAR says Senate tax package 'bad news for homeowners' - The Senate version must now be reconciled with the House version. NAR says the package nullifies ownership savings and will lower home values more than 10%.
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
FREC close to creating team advertising rules - On Wed., Dec. 20, the Florida Real Estate Commission (FREC) will discuss – and perhaps approve – new team-advertising rules for Fla. licensees during its monthly meeting. The latest version of the proposed rule is posted on
Add a comment...
Wait while more posts are being loaded