Breckenridge Real Estate News
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May 22, 2014 | via The Summit Daily News
A full article on why it is pricey to rent in Summit County and no mention of 1) Price manipulation of market values/for sale prices by real estate agents and their high commissions? 2) Disparity between property estimator valuations and property tax valuations? 3) High fees and residual profits by mortgage bankers? 4) High fees of title companies? ... (more) Comment?
Jun 3, 2014 | via Wall Street Journal
Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City President Esther George said Tuesday she wants a swifter and sharper end to the central bank's easy money policy stance compared to her central bank colleagues, in remarks that also took issue with how her fellow officials want to manage the Fed's massive holdings of Treasury and mortgage bonds over the long run. Comment?
May 27, 2014 | via Salt Lake Tribune
A Colorado company, East West Resorts , will be the new manager of the Grand Summit Hotel at Canyons Resort outside Park City. Comment?
Apr 18, 2014 | via The Summit Daily News
A few weeks back, I wrote about the difference between an agent and a transaction-broker in a real estate deal. Comment?
Apr 12, 2014 | via Vail Daily News
Websites like VRBO.com and Airbnb.com are giving discerning travelers an alternative to resort lodging in mountain destinations, but they're also creating some controversy - and even a bit of tension - within the travel resort industry. Comment?
Wednesday Jul 23 | via Denver Westword
I Hate Hamlet. I Hate Hamlet is a bit like the curate's egg: hilariously funny in parts, and in others so idiotic that you're embarrassed for the actors. Comment?
Thursday Jul 17 | via Denver Post
Bids are placed during the weekly city of Denver foreclosure auction at the clerk and recorders office in the Wellington Webb Municipal Building in 2012. Comment?
Wednesday Jul 16 | via Brush News-Tribune
Colorado's largest foreclosure law firms - The Castle Law Group and Aronowitz & Mecklenburg - were slapped with massive civil lawsuits Tuesday by attorney general investigators who say the lawyers operated a multi-million-dollar scheme that defrauded tens of thousands of homeowners, banks, investors and, ultimately, taxpayers. Comment?
Tuesday Jul 15 | via Business Journal
Citigroup's $7 billion settlement for mortgage securities fraud was all over the news Monday, which may have had some wondering why Colorado U.S. Attorney John Walsh was so prominent in the U.S. Department of Justice's press conference in Washington announcing the deal. Comment?
Monday Jul 14 | via Denver Post
Citigroup Inc. will pay $7 billion to settle the U.S. government's accusations that the bank misled investors about the quality of mortgage securities it sold in the run-up to the financial crisis. Comment?
18 min ago | via Atlanta Real Estate Forum
While the housing market seems to have slowed slighting in June, there is plenty of positive data on hand that indicate the housing market is still moving along a path of slow and steady growth. Comment?
24 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
Last week my post concentrated on prime interest rates' relationship with the economy - and showed there was a general lack correlation between economic growth and the prime interest rates. Comment?
27 min ago | via SavannahNow
Police are searching for two men who carjacked an SUV and plowed into a group of children and adults selling fruit to raise money for their church, killing three siblings and critically injuring their mother and the carjacking victim. Comment?
41 min ago | via The Daily Beast
Three siblings ages 7, 10, and 15 were killed on Friday when two carjackers plowed into a fruit stand in Philadelphia. Comment?
46 min ago | via Detroit Free Press
The rebound in U.S. home values over the past couple of years has placed many homeowners in a better position to sell their home for a profit. Comment?
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