2017 Florida Realtors President Maria Wells presents Matey Veissi with her award as the 2017 Realtor of the Year during the awards luncheon at the recent convention and trade expo.
Matey Veissi recognized as 2017 Realtor of the Year
ORLANDO, Fla., Aug. 28, 2017 – Florida Realtors® recognized Matey H. Veissi, 2016 Florida Realtors president, as its 2017 Realtor of the Year. The award – one of several – was presented Thursday during the state association’s annual Convention & Trade Expo at Rosen Shingle Creek in Orlando, Fla.Read More »
ORLANDO, Fla., July 24, 2017 – Just like the weather, Florida’s housing market was hot in July with more closed sales, higher median prices, increased pending sales and more new listings, according to the latest housing data released by Florida Realtors®. Sales of single-family homes statewide totaled 24,546 last month, up 2 percent compared to July 2016.Read More »
ORLANDO, Fla., Aug. 9, 2017 – Florida’s housing market continued its positive momentum in the second quarter of 2017 with more closed sales, higher median prices and more pending sales, according to the latest housing data released by Florida Realtors®. Closed sales of single-family homes statewide totaled 79,888 in 2Q 2017, up 3.7 percent over the 2Q 2016 figure.Read More »
HousingWire Names 2014 Florida Realtors® President to Distinguished Annual List
ORLANDO, Fla., Aug. 1, 2017 – Ocala Realtor® Sherri Meadows handles many roles in her busy life, from wife and mother to successful businesswoman to community activist and volunteer. With a passion for real estate and her profession, the 2014 president of Florida Realtors has worked tirelessly to support her colleagues and the real estate industry through her local organization, the Ocala/Marion County Association of Realtors, the state association and the National Association of Realtors (NAR) as its 2017 Region 5 vice president to Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Mississippi, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.Read More »
ORLANDO, Fla., July 24, 2017 – Florida’s housing market had more closed sales, higher median prices and more new listings in June, according to the latest housing data released by Florida Realtors®. Sales of single-family homes statewide totaled 28,205 last month, up 4.3 percent compared to June 2016.Read More »
Florida Realtors® 2017 Convention & Trade Expo: Boost Business with New Strategies, Technology and Trends
ORLANDO, Fla., July 14, 2017 – Motivational advice from top industry trainers, the latest in high-tech devices and a chance to network with other real estate professionals: That’s what the Florida Realtors® 2017 Convention & Trade Expo offers – opportunities to boost business and the bottom line.Read More »
ORLANDO, Fla., June 29, 2017 – Have big plans for July 4th? You’re not alone. Many families across Florida and the nation will spend the Fourth of July holiday away from home, traveling to see relatives and a big fireworks show or maybe basking in the sunshine on the state’s beautiful beaches.Read More »
ORLANDO, Fla., June 21, 2017 – Florida’s housing market reported more closed sales, higher median prices, more new listings and more pending sales in May, according to the latest housing data released by Florida Realtors®. Sales of single-family homes statewide totaled 27,850 last month, up 7.6 percent compared to May 2016.Read More »
ORLANDO, Fla., June 2, 2017 – Opening the doors to homeownership is a top priority for Florida Realtors® . Across the state and throughout the U.S., Realtors continue to promote housing opportunities and the removal of barriers to homeownership in recognition of June as National Homeownership Month.Read More »
Gov. Rick Scott signs HB 7109, which includes a reduction in Florida’s business rent tax. Florida Realtors® President Maria Wells, pictured third from left, spoke in support at the bill’s signing. HB 1709 also includes other tax cut provisions and takes effect on Jan. 1, 2018.
BOCA RATON, Fla., May 25, 2017 – Maria Wells, 2017 president of Florida Realtors® and broker-owner with Lifestyle Realty Group in Stuart, issued the following statement regarding Governor Rick Scott’s signing of HB 7109 today.Read More »