Champaign Real Estate News
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Thursday Oct 16 | via The News-Gazette
Home sales in the Champaign County area were down slightly in September from a year earlier, but sales for the first nine months of 2014 were still ahead of the same period last year. The Champaign County Association of Realtors on Wednesday reported that 218 homes sold in September, down from 227 a year earlier. Comment?
Tuesday Oct 14 | via The News-Gazette
At the church known as "The Love Corner," Bishop Lloyd Gwin preaches a message that can be hard for some folks to accept: The 63-year-old pastor of Church of the Living God in Champaign, Gwin is one of five people to be honored Friday by the NAACP Champaign County with its Freedom Fund awards. Gwin was selected to receive the interfaith community service award because of his work and leadership in starting the "Love Clinic," his church's monthly health care clinic, according to Shandra Summerville, chairwoman of the Freedom Fund awards event. Comment?
Wednesday Sep 24 | via Cleveland.com
In this June 2, 2014 photo, Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks about iOS 8 at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco. Apple has stopped providing an update to its new iOS 8 mobile operating software, following complaints by some users who said Wednesday, Sept. Comment?
Sep 15, 2014 | via The News-Gazette
You can be Illini football coach Tim Beckman's next-door neighbor for $115,000. For a bit less, you can live on athletic director Mike Thomas' street for $100,000. Comment?
May 6, 2010 | via WAND-TV Decatur
In fact, bad luck seems to be the only luck they have. "It's an incredible nightmare that never goes away," Juli told WAND News I-TEAM reporter Doug Wolfe. Comment?
50 min ago | via American Reporter
Developments in the United Kingdom and Italy may ease some bon and stock market pressures, but on the eve of an emergency G-7 Finance Ministers' meeting Friday, I will provide them with a list from my money prescription pad, which, like my kids, they will likely ignore. First, how we got here, or rather the last few days of how we got here. Comment?
7 hrs ago | via Natl. Relocation & Real Estate
The second quarter GDP figures were highly encouraging, assuring that job creation continues. Jobs will become ever more important in what looks to be a sure rising interest-rate environment. Comment?
Tuesday | via Patch.com
State Senators Pat McGuire and Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant will host a foreclosure prevention workshop from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25, at Joliet Township High School's West Campus, 401 N. Larkin Ave., Joliet. Will and Kendall counties were hit hard by foreclosures when the housing market crashed due to recession. Comment?
Tuesday Oct 14 | via JD Supra
Did you know that California is the only state in the country in which mechanics liens are a constitutional right? Tis true. Mechanics, persons furnishing materials, artisans, and laborers of every class, shall have a lien upon the property upon which they have bestowed labor or furnished material for the value of such labor done and materials furnished; and the Legislature shall provide, by law, for the speedy and efficient enforcement of such liens. Comment?
Wednesday Oct 8 | via Daily Herald
"We are looking at a real estate market this year that is very similar to the market of 2013. There has been a bit of an improvement in terms of supply-and-demand, so prices are up about 2.9 percent this year. Comment?
4 min ago | via WXMI-TV Grand Rapids
Walking through the Downtown Market alongside Slows' executive chef and co-owner Brian Perrone, it was the first time time Chris Muller said he definitively knew the Detroit-based restaurant would be making a move out west . Muller, a commercial real estate agent with M Retail hired to lease space for the market, had called Perrone a few months prior. Comment?
1 hr ago | via NEWS.com.au
BUT that could change given we're now in the midst of the traditional spring selling season, property research group RP Data says. Home sales across Australia peaked in November 2013 with 45,640 houses and units sold in the month, RP Data said. Comment?
18 min ago | via News Times
Aides to Gov. Dannel P. Malloy tried to fill on the blanks Wednesday about the nature of repairs made to his former Stamford home, qualifying them as basic upkeep and only a small part of the deductions that helped the Democratic incumbent earn nearly $200,000 in rental income tax free. A search of city records found no building permits for the time when Malloy leased his home at 277 Ocean Drive East, which Malloy and his family left behind for the Governor's Residence at the beginning of 2011. Comment?
19 min ago | via Information Technology
Fitch Ratings has affirmed the 'BBB+' rating on the following Illinois Health Facilities Authority and Illinois Finance Authority bonds issued on behalf of Provena Health and Resurrection Health Care as parity obligations under the Presence Health Network indenture: Presence has an additional $556 million in direct placement debt and term loans which Fitch does not rate, but includes in its analysis. The bonds are supported by a pledge of gross revenues of the Presence Health obligated group, mortgages on nine Presence obligated entities, and debt service reserve funds on select bond series. Comment?
19 min ago | via News Times
The UBS building is officially on the market, further signaling that the Swiss banking giant is preparing to pack its bags and leave Stamford in the near future. Speculation over whether UBS would stay put on their 12-acre campus downtown has swirled for the last several years as staff levels have decreased and the state has offered up millions to keep the bank in town. Comment?
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