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33 min ago | via JD Supra
The biennial Texas Legislative Session started January 13. Two months later, they are now setting committee hearings other than finance ones. But Mondays and Fridays are still pretty much travel days. Comment?
Yesterday | via SNL Financial
Republicans said March 3 that they will make a significant push to reform the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, introducing legislation to change the agency's leadership structure and signaling strident opposition to the regulator's crackdown on payday lending. CFPB Director Richard Cordray testified for approximately four hours in a hearing in front of the House Committee on Financial Services for the regulator's semi-annual report, with Republicans criticizing the agency and Democrats praising it. 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?
Tuesday | via Business Journal
First-time homebuyers in Texas dropped by 4 percent to 29 percent of all Texas homebuyers. Meanwhile, the national first-time homebuyer share of the market rose by 5 percent to 33 percent of homebuyers nationwide. Comment?
Monday Mar 2 | via Housing Wire
Happy Independence Day Texas! The Lone Star state is celebrating its 179 birthday, and the latest housing report from the Texas Association of Realtors , gives the state plenty of reason to brag. Texas, home to HousingWire headquarters, continues to be one of the top states in median household income growth and new home sales, with the median household income of Texas homebuyers increasing 5.9% year-over-year to $97,500, the 2015 Texas Homebuyers and Sellers Report said. Comment?
4 min ago | via Business Journal
Michele and Steve Turnquist, owners and brokers of Turnquist Partners Realtors for the past two decades, have renamed their luxury home brokerage firm Engel & Volkers Austin, effective Thursday. The new brokerage will be based at the former Turnquist Partners headquarters at 3700 Bee Cave Road in Southwest Austin. Comment?
7 min ago | via MarketWatch
Mortgage rates fell for the first time in four weeks, mortgage buyer Freddie Mac said Thursday. The 30-year fixed rate mortgage averaged 3.75% in the week ending March 5, 2015, down from 3.8% last week. Comment?
6 min ago | via Business Journal
Northern California Valley Sheet Metal Training Center has bought a 25,363-square-foot building in Mather at 3665 Bleckely St. for $1.25 million. When commercial construction was taking off a decade ago, Northern California Valley Sheet Metal Training Center managers had started looking for new space and saving money for it. Comment?
17 min ago | via National Mortgage News
Mortgage servicers are getting hit hard by dips in interest rates, as millions of borrowers become more likely to refinance and disappear from portfolios, taking with them a lucrative income stream. The volatility in rates in the past four months has upended the business models of some new entrants into mortgage servicing. Comment?
24 min ago | via The Columbian
With the deep freeze that has inundated the eastern half of the United States contributing to the drop, prices for logs and lumber processed on the West Coast have dipped over the last couple of months. "There was a quick uptick in the market in late 2014, and that had a lot of people in the industry anticipating a good start to the new year," said Shawn Church, editor of Random Lengths, a Eugene-based publication that tracks the log and lumber businesses. Comment?
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