Now Accepting Nominations for AREC Commissioner Seats

Now Accepting Nominations for AREC Commissioner Seats

Alabama REALTORS® is reopening the nominating period for 45 days and will resubmit nominations to Governor Ivey for her further consideration. Learn more about the process here.
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Capitol News & Notes: Week Nine

Capitol News & Notes: Week Nine

Last week, the Legislature once again resumed a three-day legislative week. They have completed 21 of 30 possible session days. As of today, April 13, the House has introduced 611 bills, ...
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The 50 Most Competitive Housing Markets

The 50 Most Competitive Housing Markets

LendingTree ranked the 50 largest metro areas in the U.S. based on the competitiveness of their housing markets. They factored in the average down payment percentage, the share of home buyers ...
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What to Expect During a Home Inspection

What to Expect During a Home Inspection

From finding an inspector to dealing with surprises — this is your guide to getting a house checked out.
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Avoid These 6 Mistakes When Upsizing to a New Home

Avoid These 6 Mistakes When Upsizing to a New Home

Tired of having your already cramped bedroom do double duty as a home office and at-home gym? It might be time to upsize. But while getting more space may seem enticing, ...
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Capitol News & Notes: Week Eight

Capitol News & Notes: Week Eight

Last week, the Legislature resumed session after spring break.  The Legislature used two legislative days on Tuesday and Thursday, and Wednesday was a committee day. They have completed 18 of 30 ...
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Your Tax Refund and Stimulus Savings May Help You Achieve Homeownership This Year

Your Tax Refund and Stimulus Savings May Help You Achieve Homeownership This Year

If you’re planning to buy a home this year, saving for a down payment is one of the most important steps in the process. One of the best ways to jumpstart ...
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What Is an Interest-Only Mortgage? An Affordable Home Loan, at Least at First

What Is an Interest-Only Mortgage? An Affordable Home Loan, at Least at First

What is an interest-only mortgage? It’s a type of home loan where you start off paying only the interest for a certain time period, followed by a time where you pay ...
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March ARPAC Major Investors

March ARPAC Major Investors

Thank you to the following members who became 2021 ARPAC Major Investors in the month of March! These members go above and beyond to support their industry and help us to ...
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March 2021 Membership Report

March 2021 Membership Report

REALTOR® membership continues to climb at the local, state, and national levels, with statewide membership experiencing a 6.81% increase from March 2020.
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