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Mar 23, 2015 | via North Texas e-News
Last December, the Executive Director of the Fannin County Children's Center got a call from a local attorney's office, requesting a meeting about someone's will. What she soon learned was that Bonham resident Doyle Ray Hammett, known as "DR" to his friends and family, had passed away in November and left the bulk of his estate to the Children's Center. Comment?
4 hrs ago | via MarketWatch
The fact that "Generation Rent" - 25- to 34-year-olds in the U.S. - isn't getting off the fence when it comes to buying homes has been well documented. Even with near record-low interest rates, just 38% of this cohort - also known as millennials - owned homes in 2012, according to CoreLogic, compared with nearly 52% of the same age group in 1980, when mortgage rates were in the double digits. Comment?
12 hrs ago | via WTHR-TV Indianapolis
The National Association of Realtors releases its January report on pending home sa... The Army's top general says human error probably was not a factor in the inadvertent shipping of live anthrax to research laboratories. Human error probably was not a factor in the Army's mistaken shipment of live anthrax samples to numerous U.S. government and commercial laboratories in the U.S. and in South Korea, the Army's top general said... While the barrage of deadly thunderstorms that hit Texas has tapered off, several cities aren't out of danger, as officials warn about possible flooding as the week goes on from rivers swollen by rainfall. Comment?
15 hrs ago | via Credit.com
In most of the country, buyers have the advantage over sellers in the housing market. In April, 59% of counties in RealtyTrac's monthly Home Sales Report reported that homes sold at less than market value, on average. Comment?
Aug 22, 2011 | via American Reporter
I am a believer in dreams, and when I had a waking dream a few days after the S&P downgrade of our national debt of President Obama packing his bags and leaving the White House, I was saddened for him and for my country. But the great thing about dreams, if they are truly predictive, is that they give you time to change the future, and I'm going to try doing that with this advice. Comment?
Wednesday | via Automotive News
Will a Supreme Court ruling in a Texas civil rights case alleging the state's housing practices resulted in a disparate impact on African-Americans set a precedent that could affect the CFPB's crackdown on auto lending? It depends on who you ask. Dealership attorneys say the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau won't benefit from the decision, but government officials believe the ruling could lead to a change in the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's use of the disparate impact theory in the long-term. Comment?
15 min ago | via My FOX Chicago
Renting in Chicago is becoming more popular than ever, but it's also more challenging these days. A new study found that while there may be more units available to rent than to buy, the supply is still not keeping up with the demand. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Reuters
Brazil's central bank on Thursday eased reserve requirements to encourage housing and agribusiness lending, but raised returns on term deposits kept at the bank, in a move that officials said will have a neutral effect on monetary policy. In a joint decision with the country's top economic body, the national monetary council, known as CMN, the central bank said it will allow banks to deduct up to 18 percent of their compulsory requirements as long as they use the money for housing financing. Comment?
12 min ago | via Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal
Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper. You can view today's paper or previous issues. Comment?
18 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
Three key secondary economic data groups the Federal Reserve weighs when setting interest rate policy cover consumer spending, business fixed investment and the housing sector. Possibly the most interest rate sensitive among these is the housing sector. Comment?
22 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
Company has flexibility to freely and opportunistically rotate its capital among non-agency and agency portfolios to maintain impressive returns on equity and net spread margin. New York Mortgage Trust has an attractive portfolio composition, with exposure to agency and non-agency securities, which will keep its future earnings strong. Comment?
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