Phil Newman

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Sept + 3Q 2018 TN Housing Report

[See all TN housing data, including the current month's, on THIS PAGE.] September 2018 TN Home Sales Dip 10%, Prices Rise 3%, Inventory Declines 13% Third-Quarter 2018: Home Sales -2%, Price +5.2% There were 6,425 single-family home closings in Tennessee in September 2018, down 728 from a year earlier (-10.2 percent), while the median price

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Pat Beech: 2018 REALTOR® of the Year!

[Photo above: Margaret Dixon, left, Chair of the ROTY Committee, presents Pat Beech with the 2018 REALTOR® of the Year award.] Tennessee REALTORS® honored longtime member and volunteer leader Pat Beech of Memphis (Arlena Enos, Realtors) as its 2018 REALTOR® of the Year at the state association’s annual convention in Knoxville on Sept. 14. Beech

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August 2018 TN Housing Report

August 2018 Yr.-to-Yr. Home Sales Steady, Prices Up, Inventory Down in Tennessee Home Sales +0.4%, Price +8.1%, Inventory -8.1% There were 8,123 single-family home closings in Tennessee in August 2018, up 39 from a year earlier (+0.4 percent), while the median price ticked up +8.1% and available homes continued to tighten at a slower rate

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Federal Housing News w/ Maura Neill

Maura Neill of Atlanta visited Tennessee today and gave us a timely update in her role as Chair of NAR's Federal Financing and Housing Policy Committee, re: FHA lending (new condo rules / handbook in the works), rural housing (a House-passed bill extends the definition of "rural housing" through 2030), and VA home loans

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