Boise Real Estate News
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Friday Dec 12 | via Inman
Zillow has an agreement with one of the biggest MLSs in the nation that helps secure the timely flow of listings to the site by bypassing a syndicator owned by rival realtor.com's parent company. Brokers who belong to My Florida Regional MLS, which serves more than 39,000 members across central and southwest Florida, now have the option of sending their listing data directly to Zillow as often as 15 minutes, ensuring that information that appears on the site is in sync with MLS data. Comment?
Thursday Dec 11 | via Huntington News
Metro areas with a lower cost of living and sunnier weather are poised to see an increased number of baby boomers moving in and buying a home as some delay retirement and remain participants in the labor market, according to new research released by the National Association of Realtors . to see a boost in sales from leading-edge baby boomers. Comment?
Thursday Dec 11 | via Realtor Magazine
More baby boomers are planning a move, and they're targeting cities with a lower cost of living, greater job potential, and warmer weather, according to new research by the National Association of REALTORS. "A broadly improving economy and rebounding home prices are giving baby boomers the opportunity to sell and move to support their retirement lifestyle," says Lawrence Yun, NAR's chief economist. Comment?
Friday Dec 5 | via Refinery 29
With a devotion to the idea that good design is an integral part of daily life, Dwell is a non-stop hub of home inspiration that features everything from must-have decor finds to innovative interiors. Get ready for some serious casa envy. Comment?
Nov 14, 2014 | via Chico Enterprise-Record
A South Bay investment manager has been indicted by a federal grand jury in San Jose on 29 counts of fraud, officials said Thursday. Los Altos resident Mark Feathers, 51, was the founder and CEO of Small Business Capital Corp., or SBCC, which managed three funds that sold investments in mortgage portfolios, according to U.S. Attorney Melinda Haag. Comment?
Sep 22, 2014 | via The Spokesman-Review
That reflects a 6.74 percent increase in Idaho housing prices, and marks the second year of increases after four years of declines. Click below for the full announcement from the Idaho State Tax Commission. Comment?
Sep 22, 2014 | via KBCI CBS 2
Single people in Idaho earn half of what is considered a livable wage, while households with children tend to face even more economical challenges, according to a new study. Living wages pays for housing, food, utilities and other expenses such as tucking money away for savings. Comment?
Jul 27, 2014 | via Hispanic Business
But he's best known for a series of critical state audits over the past five years, the most recent suggesting that Crane made an inappropriate transfer between two funds that cost state taxpayers more than . Comment?
Jul 20, 2014 | via Customer Interaction Solutions
Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) July 20--Wendy Price doesn't excel at limiting her passions. Comment?
Jun 18, 2014 | via The Spokesman-Review
Idaho has joined 48 states and the federal government in a settlement with SunTrust Mortgage over home loan and foreclosure abuses; under the settlement, the company will make direct payments to 220 Idaho borrowers who lost their homes to foreclosure between 2008 and 2013. Comment?
18 min ago | via Business Journal
A Fresno Democrat seeks to extend a law that allows homeowners to not report as taxable income the debt forgiven under a loan modification or a short sale. A Fresno Democrat seeks to extend a law that allows homeowners to not report as taxable income the debt forgiven under a loan modification or a short sale. Comment?
18 min ago | via ABC News
New York financial regulators have reached a settlement with Ocwen Financial Corp. requiring the nation's largest subprime mortgage servicer to reform its practices and provide $150 million to help struggling New York homeowners. The consent order requires William Erbey to resign as executive chairman of the corporation and chairman of four related companies: Altisource Portfolio Solutions, Altisource Residential Corp., Altisource Asset Management Corp. and Home Loan Servicing Solutions. Comment?
20 min ago | via International Business Times
A view of a neighborhood with three story homes in Las Vegas, Nevada April 4, 2013. The buying of foreclosed homes and other distressed homes by three big institutional buyers is reshaping the housing market in Las Vegas. Comment?
21 min ago | via The St. Petersburg Times
Following the Central Bank's bid to strengthen the flagging ruble by hiking the interest rate 7.5 percent, rates on home loans have risen between 12 and 13 percent Photo: Denis Abramov / Vedomosti Russian authorities are mobilizing to clamp down on spiraling mortgage costs as a looming recession erodes real wages and threatens to hammer homebuyers. Following the Central Bank's bid to strengthen the flagging ruble by hiking the interest rate 7.5 percent earlier this month, rates on home loans have risen between 12 and 13 percent to an average of from 15 to 16 percent, Maxim Morozov, managing partner of real estate firm M9 Development, told the Vedomosti newspaper. Comment?
23 min ago | via Jefferson Post Online Edition
The controversy surrounding Governor Pat McCrory's acceptance of more than $170,000 from a mortgage company with a checkered past after he took office last year may or may not turn into a legal/ethics problem for the Governor. Comment?
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