Coloma Real Estate News
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Thursday Dec 11 | via Business Journal
New home sales in November and the preceding months have spurred optimism for builders going into 2015, especially when compared to the same timeframe in 2013. New home sales in November have tailed off from the previous month , but the year-over-year comparison suggests some gathering strength as builders plan for 2015. Comment?
Oct 24, 2014 | via Business Journal
The overall home market is a little slow, but houses priced at $900,000 or above are selling at a greater clip locally than a year ago. Homes for the upper end of the tax bracket are seeing more interest these days around the Sacramento region, according to new data released by Trendgraphix . Comment?
Oct 14, 2014 | via Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Few places in America grew faster during the housing boom than Elk Grove, North Natomas and Lincoln. And few places in America have seen larger drops in home values during the bust. Comment?
Sep 16, 2014 | via Inman Real Estate News
There's no shortage of listings in scenic Placer County, California, where real estate agent Audrey Baker tells Fox 40 that vacant homes can languish on the market for months - and it's not unusual for them to attract squatters. Baker said she opted to call 911 when she noticed the lock box on a listing she was preparing to show in Applegate was missing, and a sliding glass door was open. Comment?
Sep 16, 2014 | via KTXL-TV Sacramento
Placer County Sheriffs deputies say real estate agent Audrey Baker was trusting her instincts to call 9-1-1 when she felt something was wrong as she prepared to show a house to a potential buyer in Applegate. Baker discovered the lock box containing the keys to the house was missing, and she found a beverage can with cigarette butts on the back porch. Comment?
11 hrs ago | via Contra Costa Times
By most measures, the housing market these days is a bit sluggish. Prices are flat. Comment?
4 hrs ago | via Mortgage News Daily
"Congress extends Mortgage Debt Forgiveness Act " - hey, that's good news, right? In fact the Senate approved a bill that would retroactively extend over 50 expiring tax provisions for one year, including the one that shields distressed homeowners from paying taxes on any mortgage debt forgiven in a short sale. The latest Issue of Arch MI's Housing and Mortgage Market Review with a new version of the Arch MI Risk Index is currently available. Comment?
Thursday Dec 4 | via North Coast Journal Weekly Politics
Compared to other Californians, we Humboldters are twice as likely to live in a mobile home. Proportionately, there are also more military veterans and disabled people among us, and a whole lot more government workers. Comment?
20 hrs ago | via Housing Wire
An opposite day version of Christmas comes early to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development , as community groups in several cities including Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Boston will present local HUD officials with their "Grinch of the Year" award for refusing to fix a controversial program that auctions off the ownership of homes of troubled borrowers, which the advocates say is driving foreclosures. The community groups are calling for changes to the Distressed Asset Stabilization Program, created in 2012 by the Federal Housing Administration. Comment?
Yesterday | via Business Wire
Designed to ... )--Fifth Third Bancorp today announced the appointment of Katherine B. Blackburn, executive vice president of the Cincinnati Bengals, to the Bancorp Board o... )--The Maryland Health Care Commission has recognized Cigna as the top-performing Preferred Provider Organization-type plan in 2014, based on f... )--Hershey is the first to bring a 3-D chocolate candy printing exhibit to the public. Comment?
2 min ago | via Business Journal
Transactions in South End and Back Bay topped the most-expensive luxury home sales in November for Coldwell Banker Previews International, the luxury division of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in New England. Comment?
4 min ago | via USA Today
Silicon Valley's cheaper home syndrome The high-end home market in Silicon Valley is practically nonexistent. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1ALdtMy Kelly Porter appreciates a beautiful home; he spent seven years renovating his own chateau. Comment?
5 min ago | via Mother Jones
The energy sector gives, and the energy sector takes. The stunning drop in oil prices looks like bad news for the "Texas Miracle." Comment?
8 min ago | via SocketSite
The average rate for a conforming 30-year mortgage dropped from 3.93 to 3.80 over the past week, the lowest level since May 2013 and 67 basis points below the 4.47 percent average rate at the same time last year. That being said, with the Federal Reserve having rather clumsily reaffirmed that it's on track to raise interest rates in the second half of 2015, the yield on the 10-year treasury ticked up around 10 basis points over the past 24 hours, a move which should lead to higher mortgage rates as well. Comment?
14 min ago | via Fox News
If you're a renter, you're probably well aware of the current state of the rental market. Supply is limited and demand is huge, so your housing is costing you dearly. Comment?
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