Allentown Real Estate News
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2 hrs ago | via Patch.com
Larry Minsky, regional vice president of Weichert, Realtors, announced the Allentown office was recognized for outstanding performance in November. The office led the region, which serves the Main Line, Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery and Philadelphia counties in Pennsylvania, for resales. Comment?
Thursday Dec 11 | via NJ.com
Francis Cinelli Sr., whose family owns Blue Mountain Consumer Discount, pleaded guilty to helping his son hide money from the IRS Dec. 11, 2014. Francis Cinelli Sr. , whose family trust owns Blue Mountain Consumer Discount, gave Francis Cinelli Jr. $89,630.26 between 2007 and 2009 in cash and checks from the Wind Gap mortgage company. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 25 | via The Morning Call
A Bethlehem attorney who admitted his role in a conspiracy to falsify mortgage applications has been disbarred by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court. The disciplinary board of the state Supreme Court announced Tuesday that Edward Lawrence P. Redding has been disbarred on consent after submitting a statement that he wished to resign from the practice of law. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 18 | via NJ.com
A former Northampton County councilman avoided a stint in federal prison Tuesday after a judge recognized his cooperation into an investigation of a $5 million fraud out of Wind Gap. Nicholas Sabatine III faced up to a year in prison for filing a false tax return in 2009 to cover up $31,375 in earnings he made at Blue Mountain Consumer Discount . Comment?
Nov 9, 2014 | via Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
The Hilltop Alliance has secured $1.5 million over six years to pump into Allentown, one of a dozen southern neighborhoods under the alliance's umbrella. PNC Bank, Dollar Bank and the UPMC Health Plan are providing the money and will reap tax credits through the state's Neighborhood Partnership Program. 2 comments
Yesterday | via Bloomberg
The U.S. housing market will resume its recovery in 2015 after a "disappointing" year as sales accelerate, construction increases and mortgage credit eases, according to a Bloomberg survey of 25 economists and analysts. New-home sales will jump 16 percent to 510,000 and sales of existing homes will climb 5 percent to 5.21 million, according to the median estimates. Comment?
Thursday Dec 11 | via Times News
A total of 276 cases were started in November in the office of Carbon County Prothonotary Joann M. Behrens, according to a monthly statistical report released by the officeholder. A breakdown of the cases is as follows: Assessment appeals, 10; civil actions, 36; custody complaints,14; district justice appeals, 2; divorce complaints, 15; complaint in ejectment, 1; mortgage foreclosure complaints, 30; name change petition, 1; protection from abuse petitions, 20; quiet title action, 1; replevin complaint, 1; tax sale, 1; court appointments, 3; judgments, 136; miscellaneous cases, 2; and stipulations/waivers of liens, 3. The office staff also received and processed 33 applications for U.S. passports. Comment?
Wednesday Dec 10 | via Northeasttimes.com
Caring for the community: Members of the Take Back Your Neighborhood civic association treated needy neighbors to a pre-Thanksgiving dinner on Nov. 26 at Calvary Christian Church. Members of the Take Back Your Neighborhood civic association heard from representatives of Tree Northeast, TD Bank and Philadelphia Gas Works at their most recent meeting. Comment?
Jan 12, 2011 | via City Journal
'Are any of these ideas actually stupid?' Stewart wondered. Cut to Daily Show correspondent Jason Jones, who described Arizona's plans to sell its state government buildings for $735 million, lease them back, and keep on using them. Comment?
Thursday Nov 20 | via Palm Beach Post
A 90-year-old man is facing foreclosure on a Boynton Beach home he no longer owns after his lender gave him the wrong mortgage payoff amount. According to court documents, Abraham Maisner, who owned a 3,200-square-foot home in Valencia Lakes, went into foreclosure in 2012 after failing to make payments since May 2010. Comment?
5 min ago | via Mortgage News Daily
Mortgage rates moved higher at a much quicker pace today. This runs counter to the most widely-circulated weekly rate report from Freddie Mac, which indicates a new low for 2014. Comment?
7 min ago | via The Fresno Bee
Keep Your Home California has made a change to one of its four foreclosure relief programs to help homeowners struggling to find a job. The Unemployment Mortgage Assistance Program has expanded from 12 months to 18 months. Comment?
10 min ago | via Business Journal
Banks aren't typically known for being on the cutting edge, but a Fifth Third Bank executive really rocks when it comes to women in social media, according to a new ranking. Comment?
14 min ago | via North Denver Tribune
Browse> Home / Headlines / From Blueprint Denver: The majority of new development will be directed to areas of change; areas that will benefit from, and thrive on, an infusion of population, economic activity and investment. These areas include the new growth areas of Lowry, Stapleton, the Gateway area, downtown, around transit stations, and along major street and/or transportation corridors. Comment?
23 min ago | via National Mortgage News
The expiration of the Terrorism Risk Insurance Assistance program on Dec. 31 will have "repercussions" for the economy, according to Fitch Ratings. Expiration of the insurance program would result in 20 rated transactions potentially trending negative, according to the ratings agency. Comment?
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