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?
Yesterday | 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?
Yesterday | 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?
Thursday Apr 16 | 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?
Feb 25, 2015 | via Deseret News
Former Mississippi Corrections Commissioner Chris Epps leaves the U.S. Courthouse in Jackson, Miss., on Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015, after pleading guilty to two federal charges. A former prison official and a businessman are admitting guilt in a bribery scheme that involved hundreds of millions of dollars in state contracts and helped the one-time head of Mississippi's Corrections Department buy a home in a gated subdivision, a beachfront condo and top-of-the-line Mercedes Benz vehicles. Comment?
10 min ago | via Sun-Star
SOME 500 families now occupy their new homes in a 6.5-hectare relocation site in Barangay Paknaan, Mandaue City. The families are part of the 1,200 identified beneficiaries of the City Government's housing project for residents living along the Mahiga Creek and Butuanon River. Comment?
12 min ago | via Bangor Daily News
A bill meant to help municipal governments in Maine more quickly deal with abandoned and blighted properties is picking up solid support in the Legislature. The measure, LD 1203 , sponsored by Sen. Nate Libby, D-Lewiston, is scheduled for a work session and possible vote before the Legislature's Judiciary Committee on Monday, April 27. "Because of abandoned properties in my hometown, we are faced with blight, public safety hazards, theft, vandalism, and demolition costs at the taxpayers' expense," Libby said in a prepared statement. Comment?
32 min ago | via Times Herald-Record
This spring will be a good time to buy or sell a home. But life isn't perfect, so expect to run into a couple of hurdles, especially if you are a buyer. Comment?
48 min ago | via SouthCoastToday.com
Century 21 Signature Properties is proud to announce the addition of another experienced real estate sales professional to its team. Nicole Mello joins Century 21 Signature Properties from a local independent firm. Comment?
51 min ago | via Atlanta Real Estate Forum
Despite favorable interest rates, becoming a first-time buyer while trying to stick to a budget can be tough in today's real estate market. But as two new owners at Manchester Walk in Lawrenceville recently discovered, it's not only possible but pleasurable to work through the process to become an owner. Comment?
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