Covington Real Estate News
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Sunday | via WHSV-TV Harrisonburg
The survey by foreclosure-tracking company RealyTrac shows Portsmouth's rate was 1 in every 584 homes. Salem had the second-highest rate at 1 in every 721 homes. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 19 | via Northern Virginia Daily
First Bank Corporation of Strasburg has announced plans to purchase six branches of Bank of America, including this one at Court and Main streets in Woodstock. Rich Cooley/Daily The First National Corporation, the holding company of First Bank, announced Wednesday that it is buying six Bank of America branches in the Shenandoah Valley and Central Virginia for $377.3 million, making it the largest bank headquartered in the valley north of Roanoke. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 19 | via Housing Wire
First National Corporation , the holding company for First Bank, continues to break into an industry where a lot of others are pulling away by buying up bank branches and opening up mortgage divisions. In July, the company announced the launch of its new mortgage division, "First Mortgage" in Staunton, Virginia, which would be led by George Ballew, who joined First Bank as the CEO of the division. Comment?
Saturday Nov 15 | via Stars and Stripes
After her husband, Joe Farrell, died in early 2013, Sue Farrell gave away some of his personal items to family members, friends and even golf caddies. But she found herself wondering what to do with the suits, sport coats, ties, dress and casual shirts, along with some gently used shoes, that remained in the former corporate executive's closet. Comment?
Thursday Nov 6 | via WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
By MARYCLAIRE DALE Associated Press A Pennsylvania couple went car shopping, bought pizza and took a nap as her unresponsive 3-year-old son lay dying after weeks of relentless torture. By MARYCLAIRE DALE Associated Press A Pennsylvania couple went car shopping, bought pizza and engaged in sexual activity as the woman's unresponsive 3-year-old son lay dying after weeks of escalating... The 49 count indictment includes charges of bribery, money laundering, wire fraud, filing false tax returns and illegal structuring of transactions. Comment?
4 min ago | via The Chronicle Herald
A contractor works on siding at a townhouse under construction. At least one Halifax developer says if housing prices drop much lower, they will stop building. Comment?
5 min ago | via Knco radio
Some permanent housing opportunities for low-income Nevada County residents, thanks to a million-dollar grant to the Housing and Community Services. Department Director Tex Ritter says the million dollars will help about 250 families through two programs. Comment?
10 min ago | via This is Oxfordshire
Homebuyers aged over 40 are being denied mortgages because they are too old, according to the Intermediary Mortgage Lenders Association. Homebuyers aged over 40 are being denied mortgages because they are too old, according to the Intermediary Mortgage Lenders Association. Comment?
13 min ago | via Chico Enterprise-Record
In an exception to Southern California's lackluster real estate market, sales of homes costing $2 million or more are hitting record levels, according to a report. At least 1,431 homes worth $2 million or more were sold in the six-county region during the third quarter, said the Los Angeles Times , citing figures from CoreLogic DataQuick. Comment?
25 min ago | via The Arizona Republic
Phoenix still popular with home flippers PHOENIX -- Metro Phoenix is still a top city for investors to flip a home. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1vH16Tl SPECIAL FEATURE: Each weekday afternoon, look for "Reagor on Real Estate" - the one bit of Arizona real estate news you need to know today. Comment?
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