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Mar 17, 2015 | via South Carolina Lawyers Weekly
Kennedy Funding, Inc. v. Pawleys Island North, LLC Appealed from Georgetown County S.C. App. Comment?
Mar 5, 2015 | via Coastal Observer
A program for special needs children that had planned to move to a Pawleys Island beach house this week is now reviewing its options after receiving a cease and desist letter from the town zoning official. Comment?
Nov 6, 2014 | via The Georgetown Times
Provided The Georgetown County Habitat for Humanity ReStore, Salvation Army Georgetown and Litchfield Family Stores, and Tidelands Community Hospice ReSale Shop have partnered together to offer discounts for frequent thrift shoppers. Proceeds from each of the stores support the organizations' community services. Comment?
Oct 27, 2014 | via Myrtle Beach Online
Question: Must a special one percent sales and use tax be imposed in Georgetown County for not more than four years from the date of imposition to raise the amounts specified for the following purposes? To see the complete list of the 101 proposed road projects, go to - Port supporters and Georgetown County leaders hope that a scaled-down sales tax proposal will win the favor of voters who disapproved of it two years ago. If adopted, the plans top priority is $6 million for the local share of costs to dredge the port of Georgetowns channels and harbor to its allowed 27-foot depth. Comment?
Oct 17, 2014 | via The Georgetown Times
Some Realtors in Georgetown County say a recent endorsement of a one-cent sales tax increase by the Coastal Carolina Association of Realtors does not represent their views. A referendum question will ask voters Nov. 4 if they support the four-year sales tax increase for capital projects in the county. Comment?
Friday May 15 | via Norwalk Citizen News
A report from Coastal Carolina University reveals the demand for full-week vacation rentals on the South Carolina Grand Strand has dropped severely. The Myrtle Beach Sun News reports a study released Thursday from Coastal Carolina University indicates the rentals have slumped 37 percent over the last six to eight weeks. Comment?
Wednesday May 13 | via The Kingstree News
'Everyone wants to go to Heaven, but no one wants to die.' The same sentiment is true for workforce development in South Carolina. Comment?
Apr 7, 2015 | via SNL Financial
Home prices in the U.S., including distressed sales, increased 5.6% year over year in February, representing three years of consecutive year-over-year increases in home prices nationally, CoreLogic said April 7, citing data from its home price index. "This is the hottest home price appreciation prior to the spring selling season in nine years," said Anand Nallathambi, president and CEO of CoreLogic. Comment?
Apr 7, 2015 | via The Moultrie News
Gateway Mortgage Group, a privately held mortgage company offering originations, servicing and correspondent lending, has expanded its footprint in South Carolina with a new retail branch at 1156 Bowman Road, Suite 212, Mt. Comment?
Apr 5, 2015 | via The Union Daily Times
A regional authority that serves a four county area that includes Union County will use a $5.6 million award to demolish and green blighted residential properties in those counties. The Catawba Regional Council of Governments announced Thursday the award of $5.6 million of competitive funding from the South Carolina Housing Finance and Development Authority's "Neighborhood Initiative Program" . Comment?
20 min ago | via American Reporter
It was Monday evening and the phone rang - again. It was probably the fifth time in two hours. Comment?
20 min ago | via American Reporter
With $700 billion dollars - about $2,400 for every man woman and child in America - Congress has just about paid back all those American and foreign banks for every bad loan they've ever made. All those credit card debts that people didn't feel like paying will soon be paid for by taxpayer money, courtesy of Congress. Comment?
21 min ago | via American Reporter
After President Bush, Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson and Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke pressured congressional leaders to approve a $700 billion bailout of the financial markets as soon as possible to prevent a global economic panic, lo and behold, we still ended up with a global panic. Perhaps it eased a bit with Monday's 936-point gain, but that remains to be seen. Comment?
22 min ago | via American Reporter
While John McCain and Sarah Palin were refighting the culture wars of the 1960s, Obama turned his campaign into a referendum on deregulation, trickle down economics and tax giveaways to the wealthy and corporations. He offered a break with the policies that have dominated mainstream economic discourse since Ronald Reagan. Comment?
27 min ago | via Denver Post
Rising home prices are stretching buyers - especially first-timers - but they also appear to be pushing down the number of delinquent mortgages in the state. Colorado not only had the fastest home price appreciation of any state in April, but also the second-lowest rate of borrowers behind on their mortgages, according to a report Friday from Black Knight Financial Services. Comment?
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