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1 hr ago | Daily Camera

Boulder County foreclosures: Sept. 15, 2014

Properties sold at the Boulder County Public Trustee foreclosure auction for Sept. 10, 2014.


Related Topix: Boulder County, CO, Glenwood Springs, CO

5 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

Rebounding market provides confidence for more affordable housing options

Nationwide, pending home sales have risen in four of the past five months. In Broward County, we see a similar model of confidence in the housing market.


Related Topix: Housing, Home Listing, Home, Real Estate, Mortgage, Personal Finance

9 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

Your House Could Lose Value, But It May Be a Good Thing

Generally speaking, fall is slower than summer for real estate in the U.S. With kids off from school and weather more conducive to house-hunting, summer is the most practical time for many families to move, so it's no surprise that roughly half of all home sales take place during that season. However, one factor that we haven't had to deal with for a few years could boost home sales this fall.


Related Topix: Home Listing, Home, Housing, Mortgage, Personal Finance

14 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

Pinched consumers going on saving spree, looking for deals

The recession forced many people to change their ways as nearly 9 million Americans, including more than a half-million Texans, lost their jobs and home foreclosures hit record highs. Now, five years after the recession ended, the economy appears to be improving, but middle-class consumers still haven't bounced back.


Related Topix: Texas, Marketing, Baylor University

18 hrs ago | American Thinker

The 1999-2008 Housing Mess: A Diagnosis and Prescription

As any physician will tell you, insightful diagnosis must precede effective prescription. Stated simply, you can't fix problems you don't understand or refuse to recognize.


Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, US Politics, Christopher Dodd

Sat Sep 13, 2014

Northern Michigan News

What's happening with the Cobbs Mitchell Building?

Since 2009, the Cobbs Mitchell Building has been on the cusp of a facelift and now it is possible it could be foreclosed on due to delinquent taxes. In 2009, developers Al Meshkin and Patty Meyer purchased the more than 100-year-old building from the city in hopes of converting it into a restaurant and possible banquet facility, as well as offices.


Related Topix: Cadillac, MI, Wexford County, MI

The Florida Times-Union

Jacksonville exploring foreclosure of blighted property; Moncrief Road store, houses early targets

Residents sit on the front porch of their half of a duplex on Moncrief Road; the second unit has been condemned as an unsafe structure. Jacksonville officials trying to curb property neglect and neighborhood blight are making plans to foreclose on some buildings over unpaid fines for code violations.


Related Topix: Jacksonville, FL, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Violent Crime

National Mortgage News

Atare AgbamuAn Open Letter to FHA's Carol Galante

Community Builder or Divider? Homeownership's Pluses and Minuses The benefits of homeownership are often cited in policy debates, though it has some downsides. Following are the advantages and costs of homeownership for neighborhoods and communities, as summarized in a recent research paper by Jason Fichtner and Jacob Feldman at George Mason University.


Related Topix: George Mason University, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA

Hispanic Business

Former IMF chief to submit foreclosures proposals

Speaking to CNA, Polakis Sarris, on behalf of the law firm that represents Strauss-Khan's Luxembourgian firm ( is chairman of LSK, who have been our clients for some time and are interested in the new issue of ," said Sarris. LSK had expressed the wish to maintain contact with the government, the Finance ministry and ministry technocrats, its lawyer said.


The Jewish Journal

Bnei Akiva seals $7.1 million deal on massive campground east of Los Angeles

After sitting dormant for nearly three years following a foreclosure and a lengthy lawsuit between Chabad of California - the previous owner - and Pacific Mercantile Bank, a 78-acre campground and resort center in Running Springs was sold Friday for $7.1 million to a different Orthodox Jewish group, Bnei Akiva of Los Angeles. An international Modern Orthodox youth organization, Bnei Akiva is raising another $2.9 million to refurbish it so that it can be used as a summer camp and a year-round resort for the local Jewish community.


Related Topix: Running Springs, CA, San Bernardino, CA

The Financial Mirror

IMF: Cyprus foreclosures package not compatible with bailout

The IMF has urged the authorities in Cyprus to put in place a package on foreclosures that ensures that the process is effective and provides adequate and balanced incentives to work out the troubled loans, IMF Deputy Spokesman William Murray has said, adding that the current package is not compatible with the set goals. Murray said that on Thursday "an IMF team with representatives of the EU Commission and the ECB visited Nicosia to discuss the fifth review of the programme, back in July."


Related Topix: Cyprus, World News

Fri Sep 12, 2014

D.C. Court of Appeals Extinguishes Lender's Mortgage Lien Following Association Lien Foreclosure

A recent decision by the District of Columbia Court of Appeals brings into renewed focus the tension between condominium and homeowner associations and lenders when it comes to payment of delinquent association assessment charges. In Chase Plaza Condominium Association, Inc. v.


Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Washington DC

Denver Post

Aurora woman's two-year battle to stop foreclosure ends sheriff's sale

Lisa Brumfiel, standing outside her Aurora home in May 2013, couldn't stop the auctioneer's gavel in the sale of her residence. After nearly two years in federal and state courts trying to stop the foreclosure of her Aurora home - a legal battle that even squared off against the constitutionality of Colorado's foreclosure laws - Lisa Brumfiel watched as it was sold at public auction.


Related Topix: Aurora, CO, Economics News, Bankruptcy, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance

Business Journal

Foreclosure activity increases nationally, stays flat in Ohio

Foreclosure activity increased across the country, and is still impacting the housing market in Ohio.


Detroit News

Detroit's blight tied to unpaid water bills

Since 2007, Detroit has attached delinquent water bills to property taxes. The program was initially a success, but the collection rate on those bills since then has shrunk from 90 percent to 24 percent, said Darryl Latimer, deputy director of the city Water and Sewerage Department.


Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance

Business Journal

Foreclosures in New Jersey skyrocket in August, now 4th highest in country

The foreclosure rate in New Jersey increased dramatically in August and is now the fourth-highest in the nation behind just Florida, Nevada and Maryland, according to data released today by RealtyTrac . New Jersey foreclosure starts in August increased 115 percent from a year ago to the highest level since January 2014, and scheduled foreclosure auctions increased 71 percent from a year ago to the highest level since July 2010.


Related Topix: New Jersey, Cumberland County, NJ, Atlantic County, NJ

WIOD-AM Miramar

Foreclosure Filings In South Florida Incre...

After 17 months of declining numbers of filings, RealtyTrac's latest report shows a 16 percent increase in new filings from the same time last year.


Thu Sep 11, 2014

The Times-Herald

60 foreclosures listed

Of the 60 foreclosure-related advertisements in today's edition of The Newnan Times-Herald, 13 are foreclosures on the right to redeem. Foreclosing on the right to redeem is one of the final steps in a tax sale.


Related Topix: Coweta County, GA, Newnan, GA


Southern California home sales at 4-year low, with prices at post-recession high

Southern California's housing market chilled out in August with sales sinking to a four-year low for the month while the median price rose to a post-recession high, CoreLogic DataQuick reported Thursday. The region's housing market continued to face a triple whammy of tight inventory, decreasing affordability and investor activity that held at its lowest level in several years, CoreLogic DataQuick said.


Related Topix: August, CA, Housing, Los Angeles County, CA, San Bernardino County, CA, Pomona, CA

Business Journal

Maryland foreclosures increase 17 percent, still third-highest in U.S.

Maryland foreclosures in August increased 20 percent from a year ago as the state dropped from second to third in the U.S. for the number of foreclosures.



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