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Feb 11, 2015 | via The Charlotte Observer
Sen. Tamara Barringer of Wake County was the only Republican to vote against the gas tax bill. She said in an interview that part of the Republican legislation includes unfair tax penalties for some families who lose their homes because they can't make their mortgage payments. Comment?
Jan 5, 2015 | via Inman Real Estate News
In a move designed to save real estate agents and brokers money and boost their own bargaining power, seven Realtor associations in coastal North Carolina are joining forces to create a regional MLS. The North Carolina Regional MLS LLC was incorporated earlier this month and is on course to go live in 2016. Comment?
Dec 25, 2014 | via Jacksonville Daily News
Seven real estate associations in Eastern North Carolina have agreed to establish a regional multiple-listing service to bolster bargaining power with firms that sell MLS platforms, and provide one-stop shopping for home buyers and sellers across many areas. Comment?
Dec 23, 2014 | via Lumina News
After coordinating with six other Realtor associations in the area to lay the groundwork, Wilmington MLS and soon-to-be Wilmington Regional Association of Realtors President Sherri Pickard signed an operating agreement for the North Carolina Regional MLS. Development of a business plan has begun, with a service built by more than 4,000 members expected to be available by 2016. Comment?
Dec 18, 2014 | via Sun Journal
Seven real estate associations in Eastern North Carolina have agreed to establish a regional multiple listing service that will give the groups more bargaining power with firms that sell MLS platforms and also allow home buyers and sellers the possibility of one-stop shopping across several geographic areas. The system will not be in place, however, until 2016, said Jody Wainio, president of the Wilmington Regional Association of Realtors. Comment?
Tuesday | via GlobeNewswire
CommunityOne Bancorp , the Charlotte, North Carolina holding company for CommunityOne Bank, N.A. , announced today that CommunityOne has agreed to acquire the Lenoir, North Carolina branch of CertusBank, N.A. and assume the customer deposits of CertusBank from its Lenoir and Granite Falls branches in western North Carolina. This purchase, which is expected to close in the second quarter, and is subject to regulatory approval, will expand CommunityOne's branch network to 12 branches in the Caldwell/Catawba area and cement its position as the second largest community bank there. Comment?
Monday | via WRAL.com
Both chambers need to take a final vote on Tuesday before the measure heads to Gov. Pat McCrory, who has said he will sign the bill. "It provides immediate relief for all North Carolina drivers as we pursue transportation funding reform," Sen. Bill Rabon, R-Brunswick, said Monday night. Comment?
Sunday Mar 29 | via Natl. Relocation & Real Estate
In a standing room only recent company meeting at the Raleigh Regional Association of REALTORS facility, Gary Rabon and Wallace Peiffer, owner/partners of Coldwell Banker Advantage announced that their longtime owner/partner, Eddie Speas has been named Chief Operating Officer of the firm effective immediately. Gary Rabon began Coldwell Banker Advantage in 1995 after acquiring Wythe Properties and becoming a Coldwell Banker franchise. Comment?
Thursday Mar 26 | via WRAL.com
The current gas tax is 37.5 cents per gallon, a price derived based on a formula that includes the wholesale price of gasoline. That wholesale price has plummeted over the past year, meaning the gas tax was set to follow suit this summer. Comment?
Tuesday Mar 24 | via Daily Dispatch
On Monday night, the Henderson City Council tabled a vote on the sale of three foreclosed properties until members gather more information. Specifically, members of the City Council wanted to know more about the city's legal authority to require renovations or demolition with the sale of a jointly owned city-county property. Comment?
Feb 4, 2015 | via Longridge Today
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22 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
Corporate banking chief Mike Johnson is going to step down from his position and the company doesn't have a replacement yet. The last time I wrote about Wells Fargo Janet Yellen was speaking the very next day and she kept interest rates as is. Comment?
28 min ago | via Cravenherald.co.uk
THE chief executive of Craven District Council has sought to reassure councillors over his decision to buy a house from the authority's own development partner. Paul Shevlin has revealed in an email to councillors that he is buying a house in Lovell's Lambert Hills development, on the site of the former council offices in Granville Street, Skipton . Comment?
29 min ago | via Jamaica Observer
THE Sagicor Real Estate X Fund Ltd announced that it acquired Hilton Rose Hall for nearly J$10 billion financed in part by debt, financials indicated. "The purchase of the hotel by X Fund Properties Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sagicor Real Estate X Fund, was finalised in January 2015 for a purchase price of US$85.5 million ," stated the financials released on Wednesday to shareholders. Comment?
35 min ago | via Western morning News
Families have around A 16 a week more in their pockets than they did a year ago as the Easter Bank Holiday approaches, a report has found. Across the UK, households had A 184 a week to spend on non-essential items in February, which is 9.2% more than the same period in 2014, according to Asda's latest Income Tracker. Comment?
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