Press Releases

August 2016 RE/MAX National Housing Report, Sponsored by Quicken Loans

August 19, 2016
Unlike the month’s temperatures, July home sales cooled off from June’s highest year-to-date level. In the RE/MAX National Housing Report analysis of 53 U.S. cities, July sales fell in 49 markets by 8.8% from July 2015 and by 13.1% from June. Over the last seven years, the average drop in sales from June to July has been 8.2%.

RE/MAX Highlights New Opportunities in Fast-Paced Housing Market

August 15, 2016
More than 1,000 RE/MAX brokers and office managers from around the world have gathered at the annual Broker/Owner Conference in Chicago to discuss and learn about pioneering strategies to grow their businesses and continue the tradition as the most productive real estate network.

Fifth-Annual Month of Miracles Kicks off in August

August 02, 2016
Every hour, 97 children undergo surgery at member Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals® (CMN Hospitals). In support of the millions of children treated each year across the U.S. and Canada, RE/MAX, LLC, and RE/MAX offices and agents are celebrating the fifth-annual RE/MAX Month of Miracles.

Real Estate Agents Attend Convention in Bangkok

July 19, 2016
RE/MAX will hold its second annual Asia-Pacific Convention at The Grand Fourwings Convention Hotel in Bangkok, Thailand. The event is being hosted by the RE/MAX Thailand region for RE/MAX Affiliates in 15 Asia-Pacific countries. Organizers are expecting about 300 attendees from a total of 30 countries.  

July 2016 RE/MAX National Housing Report

July 14, 2016
With the market now in the midst of the popular summer selling season, both home sales and prices are rising with the summer temperatures. Homebuyer demand in June kept sales levels above last year’s by 0.7%, with a strong increase of 9.4% over sales in May.

National Ranking Identifies America’s Best Agents

July 13, 2016
Real estate agents affiliated with RE/MAX have once again dominated the esteemed 2016 REAL Trends “America’s Best Real Estate Agents” ranking. RE/MAX agents accounted for 22 percent of those listed in the industry’s largest agent ranking based on homes sold in 2015.

RE/MAX CEO Debunks Myth of 20% Down Payment

July 07, 2016
An Op-Ed by RE/MAX CEO Dave Liniger posted on the Investor’s Business Daily website assures potential homebuyers that they don’t need a large down payment to become a homeowner. The Op-Ed titled “The Down Payment Myth Stumps First-Time Homebuyers” debunks the notion that a 20% down payment is required to buy a home.