Biloxi Real Estate News
Feb 20, 2015 | via Sea Coast Echo
If you live in Hancock County and need a lawyer but can't necessarily afford one, the Mississippi Center for Legal Services may be able to help. "We handle a lot of different kinds of cases," Carolyn Geary, regional managing attorney for the center's Gulfport office, said recently. Comment?
Jan 30, 2015 | via CNN
I lived in Biloxi, MS for almost 30 years when Hurricane Katrina hit our community with winds over 125 miles an hour and a 32 foot tidal surge. I had seen and lived through over 15 hurricanes before, but somehow I knew this one was going to be different. Comment?
Nov 17, 2014 | via NBC Philadelphia
Residents, real estate agents and local officials in Ocean County, New Jersey are all angry with the Weather Channel, but it has nothing to do with a forecast. Instead they've taken issue with a recent report from the Weather Channel naming Ocean County among the 50 worst places to own a home in the country based on natural factors. 1 comment
Oct 23, 2014 | via The Mississippi Press
Foreclosure rates in the Gulfport, Biloxi and Pascagoula area decreased for the month of August compared to the same period last year, according to data released this week. The rate of foreclosure among outstanding mortgage loans was 1.35 percent in August, according to CoreLogic, which provides national real estate market analyses. Comment?
Wednesday Apr 29 | via Mississippi Business Journal
In a recent meeting with Beth Hansen, CEO of the Mississippi Association of Realtors, we discussed Mississippi's real estate market and its recovery from the shock of the housing crisis. Comment?
Friday Apr 24 | via Mississippi Business Journal
Drawing from a doctrine applied to new rules for residential mortgages, the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is proposing that payday lenders verify a borrower's ability to repay before making a short-term, low dollar loan. Comment?
Friday Apr 24 | via WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
The Girl Scouts of Greater Mississippi are proud to unveil a brand new multi-purpose building on the grounds of its Camp Ita Kana in Wiggins with a ribbon cutting on Friday, May 01, 2015, at 4 p.m. The Girl Scouts will be joined by Anna Maria Chavez the National CEO of the Girl Scouts of the USA and William G. Yates Jr. the President of Yates Construction. On Sunday, February 10, 2013, an EF4 tornado devastated much of Hattiesburg and surrounding areas and leveled the Co-Headquarters and training center of the Girl Scouts of Greater Mississippi. Comment?
Apr 16, 2015 | via Mississippi Business Journal
EDITOR'S NOTE: Commercial Finance 701 is a continuing series on commercial loans written exclusively for the Mississippi Business Journal. Comment?
Mar 6, 2015 | via WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Do you currently rent an apartment or house, or are you interested in renting or possibly owning a home? Do you want to learn the best ways to locate a rental house or apartment or the costs of being a renter? Do you want to know your rights and responsibilities as a tenant and the benefits of renting versus owning? Answers to these questions and many more will be available during a free, two-hour renter education class sponsored by the Mississippi Home of Your Own program. The workshop is set for 1:30-4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 24 at the Multi-County Community Service Agency at 2900 Saint Paul in Meridian. Comment?
22 min ago | via The Independent
What have banks learnt from the payment protection insurance scandal? Judging from bald statistics from the Financial Ombudsman Service , the banks have used the experience to learn how to mis-sell other products. Claims to the FOS have gone up 278 per cent for "packaged accounts" - those offering a range of insurance products and services along with a fee-paying account. Comment?
23 min ago | via The Independent
Simon Read is Personal Finance Editor at The Independent. He edits the Saturday Your Money section as well as writing for the news and business pages of the Independent and i newspaper. Comment?
31 min ago | via South China Morning Post
The mainland's top insurers China Life and Ping An Insurance Group last month linked up to make their first foray in the US real estate market. Photo: Reuters Some high-profile alliances are attracting attention in the property world, but synergies may prove elusive if partners become blinded by the pursuit of scale. Comment?
54 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
The Swiss franc has continued to propel higher in recent months. From a rate of 0.9924 on March 17, the franc has risen to a high of 1.0958 against the dollar on May 15 before reverting to a rate of 1.0598 at the time of writing. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Big News Network.com
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