Burke Real Estate News
Friday Mar 13 | via The Washington Post
Clarks Crossing is a highly coveted neighborhood in Fairfax County. For house hunters, that means residents tend to stay put, so homes rarely go on the market. Comment?
Friday Feb 27 | via Business Wire
Gilead annonce les rsultats de taux de RVS12 issus d'une tude de phase 3 valuant le Harvoni, mdicament pour le traitement de l'hpatite C chronique chez les patients co-infects par le VIH )--Gilead Sciences, Inc. a annonce aujourd'hui les resultats d'une etude de phase 3, ION-4, evaluant Harvoni en prise unique quotidienne --NAB Show will feature sessions, workshops, and panels discussing today's content landscape and the prominent role that over-the-top video delivery is playing with... New Documentary to Examine the First Act of Modern Terrorism: The Munich '72 Olympic Terrorist Attack and What It Means Today )--The Foundation for Global Sports Development today announced the development of a new heavy-hitting documentary short to examine what is widely considered the first ac... )--A.M. Best has revised the outlook to stable from negative and affirmed the financial strength rating of ... (more) Comment?
Dec 22, 2014 | via Patch.com
Loudoun's DryHome Donates Free Roof to Cornerstones DryHome Roofing and Siding, a Sterling, Va.-based roofing company, has selected Cornerstones as the recipient of a new roof through its annual Free Roof for the Holidays program. Through a network of housing, Cornerstones is a local nonprofit that works to rapidly re-house individuals and families who are experiencing homelessness and promotes self-sufficiency by providing support for those in need of food, shelter, childcare, and other human services. Comment?
Dec 10, 2014 | via The Washington Post
On the bright side, the market hasn't gone through any wild swings with prices plummeting or skyrocketing. Yet, few people seem inclined to buy or sell a home these days. Comment?
Dec 4, 2014 | via Fairfax Times
While home prices have started to bounce back in Fairfax County over the last couple of years, the average value of commercial real estate has remained stagnant or declined, as the office vacancy rate remains high. Comment?
Tuesday Mar 24 | via Reuters
A home for sale sign hangs in front of a house in Oakton, on the day the National Association of Realtors issues its Pending Home Sales for February report, in Virginia March 27, 2014. New U.S. single-family home sales surged in February to their highest level in seven years despite harsh winter weather, in a hopeful sign for the housing market. Comment?
Feb 1, 2015 | via The Virginian-Pilot
An analysis by The Associated Press shows that about one in five Virginia legislators has at least $50,000 in personal debt besides a mortgage. But for most of the debts the public currently has no way of knowing whether their elected officials are carrying a car loan or a mountain of credit card bills similar to what prosecutors suggested helped drive former Gov. Bob McDonnell into taking bribes from a smooth-talking vitamin salesman. Comment?
Feb 18, 2015 | via GlobeNewswire
The board of directors of C&F Financial Corporation has declared a regular cash dividend of 30 cents per common share, which is payable April 1, 2015 to shareholders of record on March 13, 2015. C&F Financial Corporation is the parent of C&F Bank, which was founded in 1927 in West Point, Virginia, and is one of the oldest independent community banking organizations headquartered in Virginia. Comment?
Feb 9, 2015 | via WTVR Richmond
Bank of Virginia and its parent company Cordia Bancorp have launched a new business unit to try to capitalize on what they see as an untapped sector of the college debt market. The venture is known as CordiaGrad, an online student debt refinancing operation that hopes to win a share of what CEO Jack Zoeller said amounts to $1.3 trillion in outstanding student loan debt in the U.S. Capturing even a fraction of that would mean another boost to the bank's bottom line and another step in Cordia's plan of distancing the bank from the doldrums of the downturn. Comment?
Feb 3, 2015 | via The Virginian-Pilot
Real estate agents are being alerted to a man who calls female agents to show him properties in remote places, at night or in areas the agents do not cover. The Virginia Association of Realtors says the man has called agents in southern and central Virginia. Comment?
15 min ago | via Sunday Herald
ESTATE agents have forecast a rush in people buying and selling property during the next two days as they try to seal deals before the replacement for Stamp Duty comes in. ESTATE agents have forecast a rush in people buying and selling property during the next two days as they try to seal deals before the replacement for Stamp Duty comes in. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Blown Mortgage Blog
Interest only loans might have lost some of their popularity, but many lenders still offer them. In today's economy, borrowers look for the least expensive option, of which the interest only loan often wins. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Enter Stage Right
The Federal Reserve will likely raise interest rates later this year, and foreign central bank policies may compel it to sell off Treasury and mortgage-backed securities-reversing Quantitative Easing. Historically, the Fed raises interest rates on Treasury securities and corporate and personal borrowing by pushing up the federal funds rate-the overnight rate banks pay for ready cash. Comment?
2 hrs ago | via Daily Kos
I've got two quotations I'd like you to consider, one from someone you know, and one from someone you probably don't. The first is from Ronald Reagan: The nine most terrifying words in the English language are 'I'm from the government, and I'm here to help.' Comment?
2 hrs ago | via The Indian Express
Just two states, Tamil Nadu and Kerala, have accounted for nearly 40 per cent of education loans disbursed in the country so far, indicating the skew in the tapping of bank funds for education. Banks have disbursed Rs 16,380 crore in Tamil Nadu, Rs 10,487 crore in Kerala - over 38 per cent of total disbursals, as per data prepared by the Department of Financial Services, Ministry of Finance. Comment?
Copyright © 2015 Topix LLC