Big Lake Real Estate News
Real Estate news for Big Lake, WA continually updated from thousands of sources.
Aug 6, 2014 | via Bellingham Herald
Local real estate agents sold 305 homes and condominiums at a median price of $265,000 in July, according to data from the Northwest Multiple Listing Service. Comment?
May 7, 2014 | via Bellingham Herald
Whatcom County real estate agents had a slow April, but it appears to be a momentary slowdown as the spring home-buying season gets into full swing. Comment?
Monday Nov 17 | via New York Sun
The generally predicted, long-awaited, and richly deserved rout of Obamaism in what was its last election has been the most hopeful political event in the United States since George H. W. Bush defeated Michael Dukakis in 1988. This latest blessed event was highlighted by the opening of the trap-door under Harry Reid and his disappearance with the speed of gravity as the serious impediment to American government that he has been these eight years as Senate majority leader. Comment?
Sunday Nov 16 | via Reason Magazine
"I got driven down the tiny house road because of affordability, simplicity, sustainability, and then mobility," says Jay Austin, who designed a custom 140-square-foot house, which is part of a showcase community of minuscule homes located in an alley lot in Washington, D.C. Despite its size, Austin's house-The Matchbox-is stylish, well built, and it includes all of life's necessities : a bathroom, a shower, a modest kitchen, office space, and a bedroom loft. There is even a hot tub outside. Comment?
Friday Nov 14 | via Business Journal
This is one of many high-end homes in the Redmond area, where home prices average $694,456. This home is in zip code 98053. Comment?
Tuesday Oct 28 | via Money Morning
The Dow Jones today added 187 points as U.S. stock markets soared Tuesday, regaining momentum from last week's big performance. The S&P 500 ended the day above its 50-day moving average for the first time in nearly a month. Comment?
Oct 3, 2014 | via HeraldNet
LoanStar in Everett adds branch support manager Erik Noet recently joined LoanStar as a branch support manager at the Everett branch. Noet attended Kamiak High School in Mukilteo and studied forestry at the University of Washington. Comment?
6 min ago | via Wall Street Journal
Household debt in South Korea is rising at its fastest pace in seven years, driven by government efforts to help prop up the economy. Outstanding household debt grew between 7% and 10% year-on-year in recent months, according to a South Korean government official. Comment?
58 min ago | via Daily Mail
Workers are set to feel the squeeze for more months to come as wages continue to grow at a slower pace than inflation, new figures show. The average basic salary in the private sector rose by 2 per cent in the three months to October, below the rate of retail price inflation, which is stable at 2.3 per cent. Comment?
58 min ago | via Daily Mail
Mortgages rates have hit a new low after First Direct launched a two-year fix at 1.39 per cent. The lender is the latest to make cuts to its range as an autumn price war has gripped the market after a lull in over spring and summer. Comment?
11 min ago | via Counterpunch
Here are some of the good things JPMorgan has done in recent years. In 2012 it reduced the compensation of Jamie Dimon, its chairman, president and CEO from $23 million to $11.5 million. Comment?
16 min ago | via The Argus
House asking prices fell this month in the latest sign that the market is cooling, according to a property website. Rightmove said prices fell 1.7% as sellers compete to attract buyers during the quieter winter months, although the average figure for the UK is at A 267,127 after prices rose 8.5% on a year earlier. Comment?
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