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As the voice for real estate in the Charlotte region, the Charlotte Regional Realtor® Association is often in the news, whether we're publishing local housing statistics, interpreting trends to help homebuyers and sellers, advocating for homeownership or helping our neighbors with our Housing Opportunity Foundation.

Press releases

Tuesday, June 11, 2019
2019 May home sales rose 15.2% compared to last month; sellers are receiving 97% of asking price

Housing Opportunity Foundation institutes the Youth Excellence in Service Award (YES) Applications due July 15
Friday, May 31, 2019

Community is invited to help end homelessness by participating in North Carolina’s premier Strides for Shelter 5K Walk/Run on June 22, 2019
Tuesday, May 28, 2019

2019 April home sales pacing with 2018; higher-end market saw greater sales activity than previous months
Friday, May 10, 2019

CarolinaMLS becomes primary MLS for Salisbury/Rowan Association of Realtors®
Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Lack of housing supply and growing population continue to impact home sales; Charlotte region has experienced 11 months of year-over-year declines
Thursday, April 11, 2019

11th Annual Realtors® Care Day devoted to safe housing opportunities by making critical home repairs and undertaking community projects
Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Strong pending contract activity indicates buyers are actively in the market for homes in the Charlotte region
Monday, March 11, 2019

Charlotte-area sellers regaining confidence with strong new listing activity at start of 2019
Monday, February 11, 2019

2019 Charlotte Regional Realtor® Association, Housing Opportunity Foundation and CarolinaMLS Boards of Directors installed
Friday, January 25, 2019

2018 year-end figures show Charlotte region's housing activity on par with 2017; 2019 outlook steady
Thursday, January 10, 2019

Asheville MSA November home sales decline as buyers focus on holidays; Pending sales and new listing activity show positive outlook for future
Monday, December 17, 2018

Housing Opportunity Foundation names Erin Santos as 2018 Humanitarian of the Year
Friday, December 14, 2018

Realtors® present industry awards and donate toys to the Isabella Santos Foundation
Friday, December 14, 2018

Charlotte region home sales slow as buyers and sellers focus on the holidays
Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Homes continue to sell quickly across MSA and buyers will need to continue to be well-prepared and mortgage ready to purchase in the current environment
Thursday, November 15, 2018

Positive pending sales and new listing activity provide some optimism as market struggles with prolonged inventory shortages
Monday, November 12, 2018

Realtors® Engaging and Creating Hope through Project R.E.A.C.H.
Friday, October 19, 2018

Asheville September 2018 Market Statistics
Friday, October 19, 2018

Hurricane Florence's impact felt as September sales drop 15 percent on the heels of weak summer sales
Thursday, October 11, 2018

Community invited to nominate a hero; Housing Opportunity Foundation accepting Humanitarian Award nominations
Wednesday, October 10, 2018

While August is traditionally a slower month for home sales, the number of showings per property show strong buyer demand
Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Housing Opportunity Foundation awards $85,555.13 through its Community Grants and Habitat Support Program in addition to funds raised from Strides for Shelter 5K Run/Walk
Thursday, September 6, 2018

Mingle instructor appointed to Real Estate Educators Association (REEA) Distinguished Real Estate Instructors Council
Tuesday, August 27, 2018

Mingle instructor awarded Program of the Year for residential real estate elective course
Tuesday, August 27, 2018

Limited inventory and shorter days on market signal buyers to move quickly, while the importance of homes priced right is a signal to sellers
Friday, August 10, 2018

Low inventory and price increases put the heat on home sales for Charlotte region's buyers
Tuesday, July 10, 2018

May data show inventory remains tight but homes are selling faster; Consumers need to save time and engage a Realtor®
Monday, June 11, 2018

Housing Opportunity Foundation now accepting Community Grants program applications
Thursday, May 24, 2018

Education has no borders as Mingle School of Real Estate and Rinehart School of Real Estate partner to expand educational offerings
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Lace up for North Carolina's only 5K Run/Walk event to end homelessness: "Strides for Shelter"
Monday, May 14, 2018

April data supports being quick with an offer as days on market continues to trend lower in Charlotte Metro Region
Wednesday, May 9, 2018

March sales down 11 percent compared to last year, pending sales continue to show demand across the Charlotte Metro region
Tuesday, April 10, 2018

More than 700 Realtors® prepare to make a difference on April 20 during 10th annual Realtors® Care Day
Monday, April 2, 2018

Charlotte region's February housing activity steady and positive; inventory continues to be challenged
Friday, March 23, 2018

Charlotte Regional Realtor® Association celebrates its groundbreaking on new headquarters
Wednesday, March 21, 2018

CarolinaMLS begins providing service to the Multiple Listing Service of Catawba Valley, Inc.
Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Charlotte housing market finishes strong in 2017 with sales and contracts activity increased compared to 2016
Wednesday, January 10, 2018

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