Bay City Real Estate News
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Wednesday May 20 | via OregonLive.com
Gov. Kate Brown on Tuesday brought some national attention to Oregon's housing crisis and one of her remedies for easing it - an ambitious request to borrow $100 million and build thousands of affordable units. Brown folded the plan in the preface she wrote for this year's version of the the the National Low Income Housing Coalition 's Out of Reach report, a state-by-state examination of the growing gap between wages and housing prices for low- and middle-income Americans. Comment?
Monday May 4 | via The Oregonian
There's a kitchen, bathroom, space for a washer and dryer, and two bedrooms in the loft area of the 196-square-foot house on wheels. It's about an eighth of the size of the Sherwood house she's renting now. Comment?
Apr 24, 2015 | via Washington Times
An Oregon commission proposed Friday levying a $135,000 fine against Aaron and Melissa Klein for refusing to provide a wedding cake for a same-sex marriage ceremony based on their Christian beliefs. Aaron and Melissa Klein , who are struggling to make ends meet after closing Sweet Cakes by Melissa in September 2013, received the 110-page proposed order Friday from the Oregon Bureau of Labor and Industries, which ruled against the couple in February. Comment?
Apr 15, 2015 | via The Oregonian
Oregon and 42 other states, along with the federal government, have reached a settlement a mortgage company they say helped would-be mortgage loan officers cheat on licensing exams. New Day Financial of Maryland, which conducted business as NewDay USA , will pay a $5.28 million penalty to be split between the states, and its CEO will be removed. Comment?
Apr 14, 2015 | via The Oregonian
Houses lingered on the market for less time in March -- about 75 days, on average -- than in February, RMLS reported. People seeking to buy a house in Portland faced longer odds in March than at any time since September 2005, the Regional Multiple Listing Service reported this week. Comment?
4 min ago | via American Reporter
It was Monday evening and the phone rang - again. It was probably the fifth time in two hours. Comment?
4 min ago | via American Reporter
With $700 billion dollars - about $2,400 for every man woman and child in America - Congress has just about paid back all those American and foreign banks for every bad loan they've ever made. All those credit card debts that people didn't feel like paying will soon be paid for by taxpayer money, courtesy of Congress. Comment?
1 hr ago | via MetaFilter
When the refurbishment is complete, Witanhurst will have about ninety thousand square feet of interior space, making it the second-largest mansion in the city, after Buckingham Palace. It will likely become the most expensive house in London. Comment?
13 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
Initial US jobless claims increased by 7,000 in the week of May 23rd, but at 282,000, this is still quite low, as is the 4-week average which rose 5,000 to 271,500 and is trending about 10,000 lower than the month-ago comparison. Continuing jobless claims increased by 11,000 in the week of May 16th, and are also very low at 2.222 million. Comment?
14 min ago | via Globe and Mail
Monty and Mavis, who wish to retire early, built their wealth the old-fashioned way, by spending a lot less than they made. Monty and Mavis, who wish to retire early, built their wealth the old-fashioned way, by spending a lot less than they made. Comment?
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