Colton Real Estate News
Friday Apr 17 | via WebWire
With the Buying Season normally starting in March of each year, March 2015 numbers are up almost 6% over last year's numbers. Corelogic Dataquick just reported March 2015 numbers and they are looking pretty good for anyone looking to put their home on the market soon. Comment?
Thursday Apr 16 | via Patch.com
Foreclosure activity in Riverside County dropped by double digits in the first quarter of the year, but the county remained among the leading foreclosure markets in the state, according to figures released Thursday by a real estate tracking firm. Between Jan. 1 and March 31, a total 3,278 mortgage default notices, auction sale notices and bank repossessions were recorded countywide. Comment?
Friday Apr 10 | via Patch.com
When the music starts Friday for the first weekend of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, it'll mark the official start of an annual event that has become one of the region's most important financial boons. The sold-out festival will be held at the Empire Polo Club Friday through Sunday and again April 17-19, with the same lineup performing both weekends. Comment?
Wednesday Apr 1 | via WebWire
In 2015 Riverside County has seen a steady decline in foreclosure activity for area homes. The numbers have not been at this low level since 2006 which was just prior to the ramp up to prices when homes were increasing in value month over month. Comment?
Mar 20, 2015 | via The Press-Enterprise
Neighbors to a "Bank Owned" real estate listing in San Bernardino on Friday, March 20, 2015, said they were glad to see a property that's been an eyesore in their neighborhood come on the market, taking it as a sign the value of their homes will start to rise and foreclosure activity is coming to an end. Foreclosure activity in the Riverside County region in February fell to levels not seen since July 2006, according to a new report from RealtyTrac. Comment?
Yesterday | via Mashable
California realtor Lisa Karos talks fast and pretty much non-stop. It serves her well in her chosen profession. Comment?
Saturday Apr 25 | via Inside Bay Area
She wanted her grandson, who lived with her, to inherit her East Oakland home. So Harris, 78, deeded the property to Brian Mack and hired an attorney to set up a trust naming him beneficiary. Comment?
Friday Apr 24 | via Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph
California's housing prices plummeted after the bubble burst in 2008 , but now are approaching levels not seen since the market's height-especially along the Southern California coast and around San Francisco Bay. This has reignited the perennial question: What should policy makers do to promote "affordable" housing? Earlier this month, the state Supreme Court heard arguments in a Northern California case that could have statewide impact, given that it ponders the constitutionality of one way officials promote the construction of lower-cost housing. Comment?
Thursday Apr 23 | via Business Journal
Seven years after the housing bubble popped, there are still homeowners who owe the bank more than their house is worth. But rising prices have put many long-term homeowners in the comfortable ranks of the "equity rich." Comment?
Wednesday Apr 22 | via Bloomberg
In the aftermath of the housing crisis, it seemed like millennials might give up on homeownership in favor of a lifetime spent renting squalid apartments in gentrifying urban centers. Fears of that grim scenario have mostly passed, and it's not uncommon to hear of young faces at open houses, or to read surveys in which renters say they're finally ready to fork over a down payment. Comment?
1 hr ago | via JD Supra
The CFPB has issued its third snapshot of complaints received from servicemembers, veterans and their families . The report covers complaints received from July 21, 2011 through December 31, 2014. Comment?
2 hrs ago | via Finextra Research news
Fiserv, Inc. , a leading global provider of financial services technology solutions, announced today that Columbia Bank, based in Fair Lawn, New Jersey, has selected the DNA account processing platform and more than 20 additional Fiserv solutions to accelerate its growth. The $4.7 billion asset bank will use the Fiserv platform to increase efficiency and expand relationships with its retail and commercial customers. Comment?
Saturday | via The Arizona Republic
Each of these ZIP codes showed median sales-price changes of 13 percent or more in 2014. Central Phoenix ZIP codes, along with core ZIPs in other Valley communities, were among the price-appreciation leaders. Comment?
9 min ago | via Stars and Stripes
The John Hancock company has announced a program offering discounts on life insurance to customers with good health habits, as registered on their Fitbit monitors - wearable computers that automatically upload data on your physical state. The most physically active customers may earn as much as 15 percent off their premiums, according to a New York Times report. Comment?
22 min ago | via MassLive.com
Mounting student loan debt not only burdens the student and their family, but also dampens the state's economy, according to " The Causes and Consequences of Mounting Student Debt in Massachusetts," a new report issued by the Public Higher Education Network of Massachusetts. With a grant from the Massachusetts Society of Professors, Anastasia Wilson, a Ph.D. candidate in economics, wrote the 54-page report that traces the increasing cost of higher education and mounting debt. Comment?
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