Andalusia Real Estate News
Yesterday | via Alabama Live
Enjoy the WiRE compliments of the ACRE Corporate Cabinet. Click link in article to see the corporations that are building Alabama's real estate multimedia network. Comment?
Monday Mar 16 | via Alabama Live
About the writer Daniel J. Smith is an assistant professor of economics at the Johnson Center at Troy University. Follow him on Twitter @smithdanj1 During a recent visit to North Carolina, I picked up a growler of craft beer -- a 64 ounce closed container from Natty Greene's Brewery -- to enjoy at home. Comment?
Sunday Mar 8 | via Alabama Live
A recent story looked at the 50 state economies ranked from best to worst. The ranking, from Business Insider, examined several factors in making its determination, including: recent change in housing prices, non-farm payroll job growth, unemployment rate, GDP per capita, average weekly wage, and state government surplus and deficit. Comment?
Wednesday Mar 4 | via WALA
Local leaders say Alabama and the nation have come a long way since Bloody Sunday and the Voting Rights Act of 1965, but the next big challenge is racial inequality in wealth. According to 2013 census data, the median household income for whites was $58,270. Comment?
Tuesday Mar 3 | via Bloomberg
Senator Elizabeth Warren, a Democrat from Massachusetts, questions Janet Yellen, chair of the U.S. Federal Reserve, right, during a Senate Banking Committee hearing in Washington, D.C. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg -- Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, countering criticism from members of Congress, said the central bank is trying to avoid being too cozy with the Wall Street firms it supervises and wants to ensure that regulators aren't afraid to confront the financial industry. "The risk of regulatory capture is something the Federal Reserve takes very seriously and works very hard to prevent," Yellen said in remarks prepared for a speech in New York on Tuesday night. Comment?
5 min ago | via Philly.com
Prospective parents may be willing to pay any price. But first, examine the sensitive financial questions behind hiring a legal, legitimate surrogate . Comment?
35 min ago | via The Nation
Small banks have focused more on mortgage refinancing than on new housing loans amid high levels of household debt and intense competition in the new-mortgage segment. Land and Houses Bank president Sasitorn Pongsathorn said its mortgage-approval rate had declined because the debt-service ratios of many applicants exceeded the bank's requirements. Comment?
25 min ago | via The Arizona Republic
Mar. 29, 2015: Most expensive homes sold in metro Phoenix this past week Mar. 29, 2015: homes sold in metro Phoenix this past week Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1CmxI5I The co-founder of a real este investment firm specializing in shopping centers, the president of a clould-based telephne provider company, a couple of media corporation executives, the CEO of a machinery company in Canada and the co-founder of a Scottsdale telecommunications company are among the buyers and sellers in this week's priciest home sales. Bruce Shapiro paid $3 million for a 3,472 square-foot condominium at Scottsdale Waterfront Residences in Scottsdale. Comment?
35 min ago | via Waikato Times
Real Estate Institute of New Zealand statistics show 308 houses sold in the city in February, up 60 per cent from 193 in the same month last year. While the median price slightly dropped, local real estate agents say other factors are in play, and the actual price of a house has increased significantly. Comment?
40 min ago | via The New Zealand Herald
Renters are paying up to $60 more a week than they were a year ago for properties across some of Auckland's 30 suburbs. The property management company looked at median prices over the six months to February 2015, compared with the same period last year. Comment?
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