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18 hrs ago | via Star-Progress
A state agency is investigating whether PennySaver violated labor law by laying off 678 employees without notice when it abruptly closed down its operations Friday, the office of California's Labor Commissioner said Tuesday afternoon. At about the same time, company executives gathered about 200 of their erstwhile employees in a printing press room of the now-shuttered coupon magazine's Brea headquarters to tell them they would not be receiving their final paychecks or accrued vacation pay. Comment?
Yesterday | via Inman Real Estate News
After more than 37 years of experience in nearly every aspect of the residential real estate brokerage services business, I have an important observation for both brokers and agents. How many times have you been exposed to the latest, greatest shiny object being pitched to you by a vendor? The answer is likely "too many times." Comment?
Saturday May 23 | via The Wave
Lenders seized 302 Orange County properties through foreclosure in the first quarter – up just 2 percent from a year earlier, according to CoreLogic. Distressed properties are a slice of real estate that I'm glad I don't think much about these days. Comment?
Friday May 22 | via WSOCTV
People facing foreclosure are desperate to save their homes. Companies know that and try to cash in. Comment?
Friday May 22 | via The Wave
Before the craziness of having a newborn arrives, take time to tap into your inner Martha Stewart and decorate the nursery. It's one of the few times in life when buying the very best is met with very little opposition. Comment?
Friday May 22 | via Daily Herald
There's plenty you can do to affect how much money you make on a home sale or spend on a purchase, according to Consumer Reports' recent survey of real estate pros. In a typical transaction, the money you stand to gain from making smart moves -- or lose from making poor ones--can be substantial, from 11 percent to 20 percent of a home's value, according to the survey. Comment?
Friday May 22 | via Banker & Tradesman
A new report from real estate data collector RealtyTrac shows U.S. foreclosure filings were up 3 percent in April compared with March and up 9 percent from the same time last year, reaching their highest levels in over a year. The U.S. foreclosure rate in April was one in every 1,049 housing units with a foreclosure filing, according to RealtyTrac. Comment?
Thursday May 21 | via Monterey County Herald
The University Village Apartments, an affordable housing development off Second Avenue in Marina, are under contruction in March 2014. Monterey >> Rising home prices so far this year have kept Monterey County home affordability at near-record lows, contributing to an increase in rents. Comment?
Wednesday May 20 | via Palo Alto Weekly
Home sales are provided by California REsource, a real estate information company that obtains the information from the County Recorder's Office. Information is recorded from deeds after the close of escrow and published within four to eight weeks. Comment?
Wednesday May 20 | via JD Supra
Policyholders seeking insurance funds to settle a case often face an insurer's demand that some amount should be allocated to uncovered claims or parties. The issue arises often under directors and officers liability policies, when settlements resolve the liability of covered directors and the uncovered company. Comment?
4 min ago | via Patch.com
Dominick Prevete, regional vice president of Weichert, Realtors, announced the West Orange office was recognized for outstanding performance in April. The office, which is part of the region comprised of offices throughout Morris, Essex, Passaic and Sussex counties, led the entire company for new home listings. Comment?
6 min ago | via Insurance News Net
To deal with rapidly aging population, the Chinese government incorporated the issue of aging into the National 12th Five-Year Plan, and has introduced a number of favorable policies and laws & regulations from 2012, including the Opinion on Comprehensively Pushing Forward the Home-based Care Services, the Opinions on Accelerating the Development of Social Services for the Aged, the Guidance on Land for Old-age Service Facilities, and The Executive Opinion on By the end of 2014, the number of urban residents participating in the basic endowment insurance amounted to 341.15 million, a year-on-year addition of 18.97 million; elderly service institutions totaled 38,000, with 5.514 million beds, or 26.01 beds for per thousand elderly people. Comment?
7 min ago | via KFVS12
A New York City man has pleaded guilty to mortgage fraud in connection to the Marshall Reed Apartments in Carbondale, Illinois. Maximus A. Yaney, 38, of New York, New York, pleaded guilty to mortgage fraud and was sentenced to 18 months in federal prison, to be followed by two years of supervised release. Comment?
9 min ago | via Investor's Business Daily
HFF is riding a recovery in the commercial real estate market while taking market share from competitors, a combination that should produce healthy top- and bottom-line growth. The company works through two subsidiaries, Holliday Fenoglio Fowler and HFF Securities. Comment?
17 min ago | via Business Wire
The report is available at 'www.fitchratings.com'. Additional information is available at 'www.fitchrating... )--Tilly's, Inc. today announced financial results for the first quarter of fiscal 2015 ended May 2, 2015. Comment?
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