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  • Realtors taking safety steps after rash of suspiciou...

    Saturday Nov 8 | via 

    Female Realtors are exercising caution in the wake of several recent incidents in the Fall River area where salespeople have received suspicious calls from a man, who says he wants to buy a home and then mentions going on a date with them, police said. The suspicious caller has called Realtors' cellphones as early as 6:20 a.m. and as late as 11:30 p.m. over the past two months; he calls them by their first name; refers to a past showing; and has occasionally mentioned taking the salesperson out on a date to Foxwoods, Fall River police said in an alert issued to Realtors.


    Related Topix: Real Estate, Sales, Home Buying, Home, Tiverton, RI

  • Are financial planners a necessarily part of your fu...

    26 min ago | via Nanaimo Daily News 

    Good financial advice can be hard to find, but does every Canadian really need to hire their own financial planner? Everyone has some form of assets and liabilities, but it's the complexity of their personal balance sheet that should be a determining factor, says Moshe Milevsky, an associate professor in finance at the Schulich School of Business at York University. If your financial situation is as simple as putting aside money for retirement and aggressively paying off your mortgage, there's not necessarily a need to bring in another party, he said.


    Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, Home, Mortgage, Mortgage, Mutual Funds

  • Big valuation jumps paying for homeowners' do-ups + ...

    30 min ago | via The New Zealand Herald 

    "People are borrowing $30,000 to $40,000 to do a kitchen or a bathroom but bigger home renovations are in the hundreds of thousands," Patten said. "People are borrowing $30,000 to $40,000 to do a kitchen or a bathroom but bigger home renovations are in the hundreds of thousands," Patten said.


    Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Mortgage, Personal Finance

  • Agent calls for change

    36 min ago | via Fiji Times 

    A VETERAN real estate agent believes the local real estate market is being exploited by agents who want a bigger piece of the pie. "They are only blamed, there are some agents out there who aim to achieve prices well above the valuation to receive a bigger piece of the pie.


    Related Topix: Real Estate, Personal Finance, Mortgage

  • Money not everything in life, says Jokhan

    36 min ago | via Fiji Times 

    Real Estate businessman Reginald Jokhan says iTaukei lease is just as secure as freehold or state land if one secures the lease from the right body. Picture: File REAL estate agent and Jokhan Realtors owner Reginald Jokhan says the Government decision not to sell freehold or state owned land to foreigners is the best news ever for Fiji citizens.


    Related Topix: Real Estate

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