Barry Minkow Scam Leads to $1 Billion Settlement
Remember Barry Minkow, the Southern Californian who became a symbol of 1980s financial fraud with his $100 million ZZZZ Best carpet cleaning scam? He's back in the news this week after a jury said his latest conspiracy, to drive down the stock of a company called Lennar Corporation, is worth $1 billion to the company that was screwed: Now ... (more)
Friday Dec 6
Lennar Corporation's Fourth Quarter Earnings Conference Call To...
If you are unable to participate during the live webcast, the call will be archived at www.lennar.com for 90 days.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Lennar wins $1B lawsuit against Rancho Santa Fe developer
The Bridges at Rancho Santa Fe, with its 36,000-square-foot clubhouse, figured in the dispute between local developer Nicholas Marsch III and Lennar Corp. - File photo 2003 The Bridges at Rancho Santa Fe, with its 36,000-square-foot clubhouse, figured in the dispute between local developer Nicholas Marsch III and Lennar Corp. Lennar Corp. has won a ... (more)
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Mortgage News Daily
Fed's Williams: Cutting rate on banks' reserves 'would make sense'
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Tue Dec 03, 2013
St. Petersburg Times
Florida jury awards $1 billion to Lennar home builder
A Miami jury awarded home builder Lennar Corp. $1 billion in its civil lawsuit against a California developer who Lennar says was behind a smear campaign in 2008 and 2009.
Another rough day for the HW 30
After opening post-holiday trading on a weak note, the HW 30 fell again Tuesday as mortgage and housing stocks tumbled a bit.
Lennar wins $1B verdict in defamation and extortion case
"While collecting the award is doubtful, the true value of the verdict is the validation of our integrity, credibility and transparency, which have always been cornerstones of our foundation," says Lennar's CEO, Stuart Miller.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
St. Augustine Record
Historic tree removed to build new house
DARON.DEAN@STAUGUSTINE.COM An employee with Tree Work by Mitch Drake & Sons uses a chainsaw to remove a limb from a 200-year-old oak tree in the Mission Trace neighborhood Tuesday afternoon, November 26, 2013.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
First Nasdaq close over 4,000 since 2000
Bloomberg's Adam Johnson, Trish Regan and Matt Miller report on today's ten most important stocks including PulteGroup, Lennar and Hewlett-Packard.
Lennar Corp. Target of Unusually Large Options Trading
Shares of Lennar Corp. was the recipient of some unusual options trading on Tuesday.
HW 30 remains mostly unchanged after key housing reports
The HW 30 - HousingWire's exclusive index of mortgage finance and housing starts - remained mostly steady Tuesday, finishing down a mere 0.01% after the release of key housing data .
The Miami Herald
Stocks rise, helped by homebuilders and Tiffany
The Dow Jones industrial average edged up less than a point to close at 16,072 Tuesday.
The Washington Post
U.S. Stocks Fluctuate Amid Confidence Report, Housing Data
U.S. stocks fluctuated, after the Standard & Poor's 500 Index fell from a record yesterday, as investors assessed reports showing higher home prices and an unexpected drop in consumer confidence.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
CNL and Lennar to develop downtown Roswell project
CNL Growth Properties Inc. and an affiliate of Lennar Corp. have formed a joint venture for new $46 million, 320-unit apartment project in downtown Roswell.
5 reasons to avoid housing stocks in 2014
Housing stocks were one of the best-performing sectors of the overall market throughout 2012 and the first quarter of 2013 thanks to tailwinds thanks to low interest rates, low prices and a paucity of inventory.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
CNL Growth Properties, Inc. Files (8-K) Disclosing Entry into a...
CNL GROWTH PROPERTIES, INC. FILES Disclosing Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation under an Off-Balance Sheet Arrangement of a Registrant, Financial Statements and Exhibits Item 1.01 Entry Into A Material Definitive Agreement City Walk Development Project , Roswell, Georgia On ... (more)
Eagle Home Mortgage Announces Expansion Into New Markets
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Investment Weekly News -- Eagle Home Mortgage , a Seattle -based mortgage banker and financial services subsidiary of Lennar Corporation , announced its plans to expand into new markets.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Wednesday Sector Leaders: Home Builders, Consumer Goods
In trading on Wednesday, home builders shares were relative leaders, up on the day by about 1.1%.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
The Miami Herald
Gables High principal receives major award
Coral Springs Christian basketball coach Steve Fitzgerald with his family. Front row Jackson, 14, Aiden, 10, Dublin, 7, mom Teri, and Mackenzie, 12. Back row, Steve, Abule, 15, Liam, 16, Austin, 18, and Alaaowei, 16. "> Coral Springs Christian basketball coach Steve Fitzgerald with his family.
The Dismantling Of The Beachwood Shopping Center Has Begun
By Patricia A. Miller No, it's not a mirage. The neon-orange bulldozer sitting in the cracked parking lot of the township's infamous eyesore is the beginning of the end for the Beachwood Shopping Center.