Covina Real Estate News
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14 hrs 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?
Monday Dec 15 | via San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Home sales across Southern California sank to their lowest level for a November in seven years and prices showed more signs of flattening as the market's slump dragged on, according to data released Monday from CoreLogic DataQuick. Sales of new and previously owned houses and condominiums fell 9.5 percent from a year ago in the six-county region with Los Angeles, San Bernardino and Riverside counties posting the biggest declines at 10 percent. Comment?
Yesterday | via American Reporter
Readers who see three YouTube videos on our front page this past week must be curious. Has The Americzan Reporter become tabloid? Is the editor out of his mind? There is a simple explanation, and it is a news-related one. Comment?
Tuesday | via KTVN Reno
Asian stocks slid Tuesday as furt... . People walk past an electronic stock indicator of a securities firm in Tokyo Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014. Comment?
Tuesday | via KMPH-TV Fresno
Six family members have been fatally shot in suburban Philadelphia, and police are searching for one victim's former husband, who's suspected of committing the rampage. Comment?
13 hrs ago | via The Fresno Bee
Keep Your Home California has made a change to one of its four foreclosure relief programs to help homeowners struggling to find a job. The Unemployment Mortgage Assistance Program has expanded from 12 months to 18 months. Comment?
Yesterday | via Contra Costa Times
By most measures, the housing market these days is a bit sluggish. Prices are flat. Comment?
18 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?
Wednesday | 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?
6 min ago | via KSWO
Colorado was poised Wednesday to award more than $8 million for medical marijuana research, a step toward addressing complaints that little is known about pot's medical potential. Colorado will spend more than $8 million researching marijuana's medical potential - a new frontier because government-funded marijuana research traditionally focuses on the drug's negative health effects. Comment?
14 min ago | via Cape Cod Times
Mahoney's Garden Center has extended its “Trees for Troops” program at all of its eastern Massachusetts locations, including its Route 28 sites in Osterville and East Falmouth, until Christmas Eve because Christmas trees are still needed for military families. Through this program, members of the community can buy a tree for a military family for $30. Comment?
20 min ago | via LBC 97.3
Regional areas of the UK are set to see the biggest house price gains next year, according to a new surveyors' forecast. House prices in Humberside, Yorkshire, the West Midlands, the North West and the South East are expected to rise significantly. Comment?
31 min ago | via Wall Street Journal
Richard Elias, a former Justice Department lawyer, spotted a memo that jump-started the investigation that helped the Justice Department get nearly $37 billion in financial-crisis-related settlements from J.P. Morgan, Bank of America and Citigroup. Mr. Elias, shown above, now is in private practice in St. Louis. Comment?
36 min ago | via WRAL.com
"I'm so glad my mother made me study Chinese," laughed property broker Janie Lee, after showing a client from Beijing a $4 million home in the suburb of Medina. "I've been using it a lot." Comment?
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