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Torso accused's big Facebook news

A SUNSHINE Coast woman accused of the gruesome headless torso murder had announced her engagement to the victim the same month she allegedly killed him.


Related Topix: Home Listing, Home

Fri Jul 25, 2014

KCBD-TV Lubbock

Police hunt for 2 who carjacked SUV, killed 3 kids

Police were searching for two men who carjacked an SUV and plowed into a group of children and adults selling fruit to raise money for their church, killing three kids and critically injuring their mother and the carjacking victim.


Related Topix: Kids, Family

Business Journal

Houston real estate agents among top-producing in nation

Several Houston-area real estate agents were named among the top-producing in the nation, according to a list by Real Trends.



Would-be online house-hunting giant has brokers scared

The two biggest names in online house hunting -- Zillow and Trulia -- may be teaming up, a pairing that is making some real estate brokers nervous.



Is momentum shifting in Saskatoon's hot real estate market?

Experts say it is healthy and balanced but is the momentum still with the sellers or has it shifted to buyers? "We saw inventory begin to build late last year, reaching some higher levels," said Norm Fisher, the real estate manager at Royal LePage Saskatoon.


Bryan County News

Next step in election certification

Results from Tuesday's primary runoff races are in, but have not been certified.


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Jack Kingston, Republican, US House of Representatives, Bryan County, GA, Richmond Hill, GA, Home Listing, Home, Liberty County, GA

The Globe and Mail

Supreme Court chooses to avoid Toronto real estate competition case

The Competition Bureau says that a Supreme Court decision Thursday brings it one step closer to stoking more online competition in the real estate world.


Related Topix: Housing

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

Borrowings under the facility bear interest at LIBOR --Constant ContactA , Inc. , which helps more than 600,000 small organizations create and grow customer relationships through a suite of online marketing... )--The Board of Directors of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. today announced that James J. Schiro, Lead Director and Chair of the Board's ... (more)


Related Topix: Principal Financial Group, Insurance, Financial Services, Investment Services, Goldman Sachs, Cohen Group, Consulting, FelCor Lodging Trust

Business Journal

Louisville real estate market draws out-of-town investors

Los Angeles-based Why Architecture Inc. opened a Louisville office about two years, so that there were boots on the ground locally to help with the construction of the new Speed Art Museum building, which the firm's founding partner Kulapat Yantrasast designed.


Related Topix: Jefferson County, NY

Northern Michigan News

Correction: Housing-Clinging to Low Rates story

In a story July 11 about people who are hesitant to sell their homes and give up their ultra-low mortgage rates, The Associated Press reported erroneously that a rental index compiled by real estate data provider Zillow had risen 19 percent in the past year.


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


Michael Douglas, Diane Keaton can't rehab this property

"And So It Goes" is going for "cute," as in: "Oh, well, you know. It was cute." Michael Douglas stars as the grumpy old real estate agent with the broken heart, with Diane Keaton as the lounge singer next door.


Related Topix: Movies, Entertainment

Merced Sun-Star

Zillow, Trulia dominating online real estate listings

In the battle for online real estate listings, two services have emerged in recent years as the dominant residential websites, surpassing even the National Association of Realtors' affiliated website and mobile service.


Related Topix: Zillow, Housing, Barnes & Noble

Al Bawaba

Real estate deals in Dubai hit Dh113 billion

The Dubai Real Estate market has become the focus of attention for an increasing number of investors from around the world The launch of mega projects and renewed investor confidence have boosted real estate transactions in Dubai to Dh113 billion for the first half of the year, the Dubai Land Department revealed on Wednesday.


Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance

The Age

Ray White backs agents' backlash

Ray White has joined the group of real estate agents collectively bargaining with marketing groups over advertising rates.


Related Topix: Marketing

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Inman Real Estate News

NAR, ListHub partner to help Realtors grow their international real estate business

The National Association of Realtors and Move Inc.'s listing distribution platform ListHub have partnered to help NAR members broadcast their listings overseas and participate in the rise of international investment in the U.S. housing market.


Related Topix: The National, Entertainment, Television

WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

Chinese homebuyers are flocking to these US states

Chinese buyers are now the biggest international players in the U.S. housing market and some states are seeing billions of dollars in real estate deals as a result.


Related Topix: Asian-American, Chinese-American, Housing, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

5 tips for selling your home for the best price

Most homeowners enlist the services of a real estate agent to market their home and perform a variety of tasks, including reaching out to a network of buyers' agents, preparing the home for viewing and dealing directly with prospective buyers.


Related Topix: Home Listing, Home, Home Selling, Housing

News Observer

Trump: DC hotel will be among world's best

As for the White House, four blocks away? He's not saying. The real estate mogul and reality TV star was all business in his visit to the nation's capital Wednesday for a ceremonial groundbreaking outside the 115-year-old building - shaking hands, posing for pictures with gold-plated shovels and praising Democratic political leaders for their ... (more)


Related Topix: US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Eleanor Holmes Norton, Pennsylvania, US National Parks, Washington Monument, Trump Organization

Business Journal

Snapshot: Are 'pocket listings' distorting real estate market? +...

Chance of thunderstorms is 30 percent. Low: 70 degrees. Click here for more weather information from Atlanta Business Chronicle broadcast partner WXIA-TV.


Slight downtrend noted in Portland Metro, Eugene real estate market

A Monday RMLS report reflecting a shrinking distressed property inventory for Q2 2014 was just one more indicator of a slightly retracting housing market.


Related Topix: Housing, Portland, OR, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance


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