Morning Minute: Housing recovery continues

Housing Recovery Seems Still on Track,” was the recent headline in the New York Times. Rising mortgage rates and other economic factors aside, the country’s housing market continues to be a driving force in the ongoing economic recovery, due in part to pent-up demand from consumers who want to buy, the article reports. Read the full article for the details.

In other headlines:

Housing is still looking up – HousingWire

U.S. mortgage applications gain as rates slip – Reuters

Video: Pending Home Sales Decline in August – NAR


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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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