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Monday Oct 6 | via Daily Herald
The DuPage Children's Museum wants to apply for grants from the city of Naperville, but its lease with the city prevents it from seeking funding. The museum on Tuesday will appear before the city council to ask for an amendment to the lease so it can apply for future grants from the Special Events and Cultural Amenities fund, commonly referred to as SECA. Comment?
Sep 22, 2014 | via Patch.com
As the Chicago area continues to dig itself out from a housing crisis that has hit the suburbs hard in recent years, the first half of 2014 did bring some good news. From January to June of this year, the Chicago area saw the lowest level of new foreclosure filings since 2007, according to recent data released by the Woodstock Institute, a research and policy organization that specializes in fair lending, wealth creation and financial systems reform. Comment?
Aug 31, 2014 | via Naperville Sun
Employers and workers do best when the job and the employee are a good fit, experts agree. Comment?
Jul 17, 2014 | via Daily Herald
It is heartening to see roadside homebuilder signs popping up along suburban roadways. Comment?
May 31, 2014 | via Chicago Tribune
A series of lawsuits recently filed by the state of Illinois against home repair and remodeling companies shows the difficulties that can arise when projects go awry. Comment?
12 hrs ago | via American Reporter
Developments in the United Kingdom and Italy may ease some bon and stock market pressures, but on the eve of an emergency G-7 Finance Ministers' meeting Friday, I will provide them with a list from my money prescription pad, which, like my kids, they will likely ignore. First, how we got here, or rather the last few days of how we got here. Comment?
Wednesday | via National Mortgage News
Older American consumers, the widowed spouses of Home Equity Conversion Mortgage reverse-mortgage borrowers, are being kicked out of their homes in violation of federal law . On February 4, 2014, Rev. Comment?
Wednesday | via Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal
Orders to U.S. companies for long-lasting manufactured goods fell for a second month in September, while a key category that signals business investment plans dropped by the biggest amount in eight months. As 2014 draws to a close, Micoley.com is holding their final online property auction event of the year, with properties featured from the following twenty states: Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Minnesota, Missouri, Mississippi, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Washington, Wisconsin, and West Virginia. Comment?
Tuesday Oct 28 | via Glenview Announcements
"Clients really need guidance and I like solving people's problems," said mortgage broker, Rick Von Der Sitt. "A client said to me the other day, 'You've made my dreams come true.' Comment?
Tuesday Oct 28 | via jdsupra.com
Connecticut has added mortgage brokers, lenders, and servicing companies to the list of "financial institutions" exempted under the state's existing law limiting credit checks for purposes of employment. The amendment , which took effect on October 1, allows these institutions to inquire into and otherwise consider an applicant's or employee's credit history in hiring and personnel decisions. Comment?
2 min ago | via GlobeSt.com
Locally-based Omega Healthcare Investors has agreed to buy Chicago-based Aviv REIT in an all-share transaction that will value Aviv at $3 billion . The combined company, which will be a pure play skilled nursing home REIT , will consist of 874 facilities located in 41 states. Comment?
2 min ago | via Mortgage News
It's October and that means one thing - it's time for the Federal Reserve to meet again. They did, Wednesday. Comment?
3 min ago | via Malvern Gazette
Mortgage lenders are flooding the market with more fixed-rate products in attempts to lock in home-owners who may be tempted to switch to one of their rivals in the coming months, a financial website has reported. By the middle of this week, there were 2,675 fixed-rate mortgages on the market, which is an increase of 297 deals, or 12.5%, since the start of September, according to Moneyfacts.co.uk. Comment?
6 min ago | via The Washington Post
When Joanna Wilbur got divorced five years ago, she was able to keep her two story, four bedroom home with a wraparound porch in Fairfax County, Va. They had only purchased the home two years before deciding to go their separate ways, and Wilbur says she wasn't yet ready to let it go. Comment?
27 min ago | via The Economist
ON OCTOBER 29th the Federal Reserve brought to a close the monetary-stimulus programme known as "QE3". The Fed first began using quantitative easing-the purchase of assets like government debt and mortgage-backed securities with newly created money-in late 2008, after its main interest rate was cut all the way to zero. Comment?
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