Credit unions must develop purchase money strategies and work collaboratively.
The association credits the results to a healthy job market and low interest rates.
Real estate firms also worry about recruiting millennial and Gen X talent to replace retiring boomers.
Credit union distrust of Realtors still exists, says CU Realty survey.
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Real estate organization blames underwriting, affordability and down payments for keeping Hispanics from owning homes.
CFPB and FHA research finds home buyers do not use the internet to compare rates, mortgage terms.
Add the National Association of Realtors to those encouraged by the FHA's annual premium cut on its mortgage insurance.
Realtors say mortgage insurance pricing hundreds of thousands out of the market.
A drop in refinancing activity, increased regulation and a sluggish market for purchase mortgages make 2014's first quarter discouraging.