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Monday Jan 12 | via White Plains CitizeNetReporter
The recovery of the real estate market in the lower Hudson region of New York continued strong throughout 2014 including its fourth quarter. Realtors participating in the Hudson Gateway Multiple Listing Service, a subsidiary of the Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors, reported 14,169 closed residential transactions during 2014 among the four counties of the MLS's core service area: Westchester, Putnam, Rockland and Orange. Comment?
Dec 9, 2014 | via Times Herald-Record
When I saw his letter to the editor, I called my friend Stephen Auffredou in hopes that I could address some of his concerns about the proposed Land Bank Neighborhood Revitalization project. He suggested I get the word out so other concerned citizens would better understand the project and how it is being funded. Comment?
Nov 19, 2014 | via Times Herald-Record
HIGHLAND FALLS Tax incentives to build a 120-room hotel have been approved by the Orange County Industrial Development Agency. Comment?
Nov 20, 2014 | via The Warwick Advertiser
In Orange County, mortgage fee collections dropped from approximately $2.17 million in the first nine months of 2013 compared to the same period a year earlier to $1.16 million, for a decline of 46 percent. In Dutchess County, the county's mortgage tax revenue declined from $4,773,163 to $4,183,875 for the same period, a 12 percent difference. Comment?
Nov 14, 2014 | via Empire State News
WHITE PLAINS Federal authorities on Thursday announced the indictments of 15 people, including 14 on conspiracy to commit bank fraud and wire fraud in connection with mortgages and other loans secured by properties in Monroe, Brooklyn and Manhattan. Those charged are from Kiryas Joel, Monsey and New York City. Comment?
Friday | via CNN
New York State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver was arrested Thursday on charges that he used his position as one of the state's most-powerful politicians to amass millions of dollars in bribes and kickbacks, federal prosecutors said. Silver's remarkable fall from grace came one day after he shared the stage with Gov. Andrew Cuomo during the State of the State address in Albany. Comment?
Thursday Jan 22 | via Philip Greenspun's Weblog
It seems that there have been a few changes over the past 100 years in the U.S. We still like invading countries because we don't think that the natives can run things for themselves, but we don't bring back those natives and exhibit them alongside other "freaks" in amusement parks. This may be because we now have television and YouTube rather than because we have evolved in the moral department The specific natives in Prentice's book are a group of Igorrotes, headhunting, dog-eating, g-string-wearing people from the Philippines, an American territory at the time. Comment?
Wednesday Jan 21 | via Washington Examiner
Five Star Bank reached an agreement with New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman on Monday to change its business practices after the bank allegedly discriminated against predominately minority neighborhoods in the Rochester area. The bank allegedly excluded minority neighborhoods from its mortgage lending program from 2009 to September 2013 by refusing to give loans of less than $75,000 in seven of its 12 lending packages. Comment?
Tuesday Jan 20 | via Bloomberg
Standard & Poor's commercial-mortgage unit, which is facing an imminent one-year suspension, was the venue for an internal battle over the company's ill-fated effort to tighten its ratings standards. The 2011 conflict pitted Mark Adelson , a critic of the ratings business who S&P hired during the financial crisis, against other employees who said his more rigid methodology would drive off business, according to several people familiar with the situation. Comment?
Tuesday Jan 20 | via The Real Deal
Manhattan's condo market is gearing up for a major influx of new product in 2015 - about 6,500 new units across more than 100 buildings will open for sales this year, compared to just 2,500 units across 59 buildings last year, according to Corcoran Sunshine Marketing Group. Developers haven't faced such stiff competition since 2007, and some in the real estate industry expect to see a return to the lavish marketing and one-upmanship of the boom years. Comment?
15 min ago | via The Peninsula
By Satish Kanady DOHA: Qatar's real estate price value gains have softened a bit in December 2014 compared to the previous month. Qatar Central Bank's updated real estate price index, which tracks Qatar's real estate market value, declined 3 percent in December on month-on-month basis. Comment?
16 min ago | via Scoop
Kiwibank has slashed 0.60% from its five-year mortgage rate with a special offer of 5.89% p.a. The offer requires a minimum 20% deposit. Kiwibank opened its New Year mortgage promotion a fortnight ago with a two-year rate of 5.55%. Comment?
47 min ago | via Austin Monthly
From empty nesters to young families, Teravista has a diverse populace and is an upscale traditional community, featuring spacious manufactured homes and elegant, manicured lawns. A big draw for the neighborhood is its excellent schools. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Northern Virginia Daily
What caused the financial crisis? How can we prevent another one from happening again? The answers you most often hear to those questions are greed and deregulation and the Dodd-Frank law. But they're patently inadequate. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Seeking Alpha
Says no credible source confirms rideshare's claim of higher pay than taxis, while huge body of internet complaints show just the opposite. In the ongoing story regarding taxi medallions and Medallion Financial Corporation , I thought investors should hear from an industry veteran, rather than rely on anonymous sources from short sellers whose claims can never be verified. Comment?
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