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Florida’s Housing Market: Sales, Median Prices Up in January

Even as the pandemic continues into 2022, Florida’s housing market reported more closed sales and rising median prices compared to a year ago, according to Florida Realtors’ latest housing data. Single-family existing-home sales were...

The Affordable Housing Crisis: Data Reveals Gap Between Salaries and Median Home Price for...

Many of Florida’s hometown heroes — first responders, law enforcement, educators, and health care workers — fall far short of being able to purchase a home in the communities where they work, according to...
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Florida’s Housing Market Saw Low For-Sale Inventory in October

Florida’s housing market showed higher median prices, more cash sales and tight inventory levels in October compared to a year ago, according to Florida Realtors’ latest housing data. “In markets across the state, the for-sale...

Realtors change strategy to get housing assistance to Florida workers more quickly

Over the last decade, Florida lawmakers have diverted $2.6 billion from funds that were set aside for the state’s affordable housing programs to other budget priorities. In July, Realtors in Florida started a petition drive...
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Median Prices, New Listings Rose in July as Florida Housing Market Recovers From Pandemic”

In July, Florida’s housing market reported higher median prices, more new listings and a rise in all-cash sales compared to a year ago, according to Florida Realtors' latest housing data. “In a positive sign for...

Home Sales in Florida Proved Strong in the Second Quarter of 2021

Florida’s housing market continued to show strong gains in the second quarter with more closed sales, rising median prices and more new listings compared to that period 2020, according to the latest housing data...
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Florida Realtors Want Ron DeSantis Not to Sign Bill Cutting Affordable Housing Programs

Known as the “Affordable Housing Trust Funds” the bill would cut housing programs by $200 million in the next fiscal year, with the remaining $223 million split between two environmental infrastructure programs. This would occur on a permanent basis moving forward and affordable housing programs would never receive more than 50 percent of what’s available in the housing trust funds.
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Florida’s Affordable Housing Program Could See Fewer Funds

The program, known as the State and Local Government Housing Trust Funds. has helped thousands of Floridians purchase a home and it helped attract teachers, firefighters and law enforcement officers to come to the Sunshine State to work.
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Florida’s Housing Market Continued to Excel in February

Amid increased COVID-19 vaccinations and hopeful signs for the future, Florida’s housing market in February reported more closed sales, higher median prices, more new pending sales and increased pending inventory in February 2021 compared to a year ago, according to Florida Realtors latest housing data.
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Despite Pandemic, Florida Housing Market Off to a Solid Start for 2021

Florida’s housing market continued to show momentum in January even with the continued pandemic, with more closed sales, rising median prices, more new pending sales and increased pending inventory compared to a year ago, according to Florida Realtors latest housing data. 
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November Saw Gains in Florida’s Housing Market Despite Pandemic

Single-family existing home sales rose 22.9 percent compared to a year ago.
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Florida’s Housing Market Remained Strong in October Despite Coronavirus Pandemic

More closed sales, more new pending sales, higher median prices and more new listings were recorded statewide last month compared to October 2019, according to Florida Realtors latest housing data.
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