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Friday Feb 27 | via Business Wire
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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?
Dec 2, 2014 | via The Washington Post
Only four cities or counties in the Washington region have been able to rebuild their property tax bases since the 2008 recession, a new study from George Mason University's Center for Regional Analysis says, raising warnings about the wisdom of tying local government revenue to the real estate market. The "core" metropolitan area of the District, Arlington County and Alexandria, as well as outlying Loudoun County, have seen their overall property assessments grow, but most suburban areas have stagnated since 2005, said David Versal, the senior research associate who wrote the report . 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?
Wednesday Feb 18 | 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?
Monday Feb 9 | 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?
Tuesday Feb 3 | 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?
Monday Feb 2 | via Business Journal
Monument Bank will seek about $10 million in new capital, likely during the second half of the year, and also is planning a fourth branch, President and CEO H.L. Ward says. The Rockville-based bank is coming off "a challenging year," Ward said, with the bottom line off about 50 percent from 2013. Comment?
16 min ago | via Business Journal
Ohio home prices jumped 3.8 percent in January, compared to the same month in 2014, according to new data from CoreLogic. Ohio home prices are moving in a favorable trajectory. Comment?
18 min ago | via The Toronto Star
Home sales in February were surprisingly hot - even in the face of record-low temperatures - as sales climbed 11.3 per cent over the same period a year ago, and so did prices, with the average detached in the City of Toronto exceeding the $1 million mark. Prices for all housing types - from condos to detached homes - were up 7.8 per cent in February across the GTA, bringing the average sales price to $596,193, according to figures released by the Toronto Real Estate Board Wednesday. Comment?
18 min ago | via Silicon Alley Insider
Applications for U.S. home mortgages edged up last week as interest rates dipped, an industry group said on Wednesday. The Mortgage Bankers Association said its seasonally adjusted index of mortgage application activity, which includes both refinancing and home purchase demand, rose 0.1 percent in the week ended Feb. 27. The MBA's seasonally adjusted index of refinancing applications rose 0.5 percent, while the gauge of loan requests for home purchases, a leading indicator of home sales, fell 0.2 percent. Comment?
22 min ago | via Bridgwater Mercury
George Osborne has said the economy has reached a "major milestone" after a respected think-tank found average household incomes are back to the levels they were before the financial downturn. The Institute for Fiscal Studies projections suggest median or middle household incomes in 2014/15 have reached the same levels as in 2007, although they are still more than 2% below their 2009/10 peak. Comment?
22 min ago | via People's Daily Online
Coming up with policy tools to channel credit to small and medium-sized firms has been one of the most persistent challenges facing Chinese regulators. Now they have brought securitized products into the mix, replacing loans with capital for banks to extend more credit. Comment?
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