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Thursday Apr 16 | via LA Daily News
Some green shoots finally sprouted in Southern California's housing market in March, as sales increased 11 percent from a year earlier and the median price hit its highest level in more than seven years, a market tracker said Thursday. Last month, sales of new and previously owned houses and condominiums in the six-county region rose from 17,638 in March 2013 to 19,603, the company said - a jump of 44 percent from February's 13,650. Comment?
Monday Apr 13 | via Mortgage News Daily
Bottom Right Default State Name: State Name underscore: State Name dash: State Name lower underscore: State Name lower dash: State Name lower: State Abbreviation: State Abbreviation Lower: It is a continuously updated stream of news from around the web Visit throughout the day for the latest breaking news. The Federal Reserve said Monday it is seeking feedback on the details of a program it plans to use to help control short-term interest rates. Comment?
Friday Apr 10 | via Credit.com
In most of the country, you can afford a median-priced home if you make the median household income in that area. That is completely untrue in San Francisco. Comment?
Friday Apr 10 | 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?
Wednesday Apr 8 | via The LookOut news
With tens of millions of dollars collected each year in hotel taxes, Santa Monica officials are looking closely at the estimated 1,700 units now being rented as illegal short-term vacation rentals that don't pay the taxes levied on traditional hotels, motels, inns and bed-and-breakfast establishments. Airbnb, one of the most popular sites for such rentals, has agreed to begin charging Malibu's 12 percent hotel tax on April 20 on behalf of the residents there who rent their homes for short-term stays, the Los Angeles Times reported. Comment?
11 hrs ago | via Daily Kos
As Capital & Main explained : "It happens every spring: The start of baseball season and the Chamber of Commerce's assault on legislation designed to improve the lives of Californians - many of them our most vulnerable residents." This time, The California Chamber of Commerce put Assembly Bill 244 on their "Jobs Killer" list. Comment?
Friday | via WTVM
Are you considering selling your house this spring? Trulia is out with a list of hot and not so hot cities for home sales. The real estate website Trulia looked at the number of homes for sale on Feb. 5 and then the number still on the market April 5 and here's what they found. Comment?
Friday | via American Thinker
On April 15 Tax Day, Americans paid about the same amount of income tax as total student loans outstanding. The St. Louis Federal Reserve on the same day published a report titled ' Student Loan Delinquency: A Big Problem Getting Worse? ' The Fed has determined that of the $1.3 trillion in non-bankruptcy-dischargeable student loans, the delinquency rate for students in repayment is over 27 percent. Comment?
Thursday | via Huntington News
U.S. home prices have recently enjoyed a modest to strong rebound, rising by an average of 0.6% nationwide, according to FNC's Residential Price Indexa , released on Thursday, April 16, 2015. This increase in home prices marks a sharp reversal in the downward spiral of price trends over the past five to six months. Comment?
Thursday | via Pleasanton Weekly
With the spring home-selling season off to a robust start, California's drought appears to be having little impact on buyers and sellers who continue to close pricey deals with multiple offers. "Quite frankly, people are so interested in a home they like that the drought is not a major concern," one Realtor says. Comment?
11 min ago | via Independent.ie
Anger is the natural psychological defence mechanism when something threatens one's sense of self or most deeply held beliefs. The IMHO has a simple philosophy. Comment?
11 min ago | via Worcester Telegram & Gazette
The last man to shoot an American president now spends most of the year in a house overlooking the 13th hole of a golf course in a gated community. He likes taking walks, plays guitar and paints, eats at Wendy's and drives around in a Toyota. Comment?
11 min ago | via Independent.ie
Only a fraction of homeowners were present at more than 700 family home repossessions cases that were heard in courts around the country last week. And few of those who did turn up at separate hearings in Donegal, Laois, Wicklow, Kildare, Tipperary, Waterford and Wexford had legal representation, the Sunday Independent has learned. Comment?
12 min ago | via Independent.ie
Brendan Beggan, Olivia Greene, Emily-Rose and Ella at their home in Scotstown Co.Monaghan. Picture by Philip Fitzpatrick. Comment?
13 min ago | via Independent.ie
House prices...Embargoed to 0001 Monday December 3. File photo dated 22/01/08 of houses in south Derbyshire as the North-South divide in the housing market showed signs of narrowing last month, as prices fell in London for the first time in a year. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Comment?
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