Morning Minute: With improving economy, Americans are on the move again

After staying put during the recession, more Americans are on the move and at the highest levels in recent years, Census data shows. While mobility is still lower than before the recession, it did edge up in 2011 with 3.9 percent of the population moving to a different county compared to 3.5 percent the two years prior. Read more in the REALTOR.org article, “Census: Americans Are Moving More.

In other news:

Rallying Home Prices Could Extend Gains into 2013CNBC

U.S. home price acceleration at six-year peakMarketWatch

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About Stephanie Sievers

Stephanie Sievers is Senior Editor for the Illinois Association of REALTORS®. She serves as Senior Editor for IAR publications including the Illinois REALTOR® magazine and all other IAR publications. She is responsible for developing content for the Illinois REALTOR® Weekly Connection e-newsletter, coordinates the IAR Twitter account content at ILREALTOR and plans and develops content for videos. She assists in developing and writing content for the IAR blog. She also is involved in researching and drafting news releases and coordinates the news media distribution database and newsclips reports for the Association. She also assists in IAR spokesperson training seminars and is involved in development of association briefing materials on issues. She assists with the housing statistics program and reports.

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