Positive news for Realtors in '08

NAR economist underlines real estate's silver lining

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In all the years I’ve been writing this column, I have never received such an outpouring of response as I did from the two November articles on how media coverage of negative housing news is hurting our industry.

In spite of gloom and doom of recent news reports on the state of the nation’s housing, there is plenty of good news, the most recent of which comes from the National Association of Realtors.

Lawrence Yun, the chief economist for NAR, had plenty of positive news for Realtors at last month’s conference.