Crimora Real Estate News
Real Estate news for Crimora, VA continually updated from thousands of sources.
Friday May 15 | via Business Journal
There were 6,624 closed sales in the Washington area in April 2015. This is 11.3 percent more home sales than last April and marks the seventh consecutive month with a year-over-year increase. Comment?
Thursday May 7 | via Hampton Roads Daily Press
Home sales in Hampton Roads and across the state are showing signs of continued growth and strength - signs that region's housing market is climbing out from the depths of the Great Recession. Realtors in Virginia sold 19,298 homes during the first quarter of 2015, according to a recent report by the Virginia Association of Realtors. Comment?
Tuesday Apr 28 | via Hampton Roads Daily Press
They have wide open spaces, access to major population and job centers - and in Hampton Roads, appear to be growing the fastest. Suburbs continue to be most popular with first- and second-time home buyers in the region, according to area real estate agents. Comment?
Apr 17, 2015 | via Hampton Roads Daily Press
The owner of Gallery at Military Circle mall in Norfolk is behind on the loan it used to buy the property in 2004, and a company hired to protect investors decided to foreclose, The Virginian-Pilot reports. The 45-year-old mall has already lost major anchors JCPenney and Sears and the owner owes more on the property than it is worth. Comment?
Apr 7, 2015 | via Natl. Relocation & Real Estate
RISMEDIA, April 7, 2015-CENTURY 21 New Millennium real estate professionals will be featuring homes for sale across the metro region during the weekend of April 18 and 19, 2015. This coordinated event will showcase pre-selected homes throughout Maryland, Washington, D.C., and Virginia. Comment?
12 min ago | via NAFCU
NAFCU voiced appreciation for letters signed by well more than half of U.S. House members and dozens of senators urging the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to allow credit unions and others a grace period in complying with new mortgage lending disclosures that kick in Aug. 1. Late last week, 254 members of the House signed a letter to CFPB Director Richard Cordray recommending the agency allow credit unions and other financials a grace period for enforcement and liability for institutions striving to make good-faith efforts to comply with the the Truth in Lending Act/Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act integrated mortgage disclosures rule. A similar letter was sent by 41 senators. Comment?
21 min ago | via WBNS
The drill should be familiar by now: A company or government agency -- like the IRS -- announces it's been hacked. Next thing you know, scamsters strike again. Comment?
22 min ago | via GlobeSt.com
Here is an interesting factoid about the commercial real estate bank lending market: Currently bank lending for construction and development is growing faster than lending for completed buildings, according to a soon-to-be released independent analysis by Chandan Economics of call reports filed by banks with the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. This is in marked contrast with recent history, Sam Chandan , president and Chief Economist of Chandan Economics and an adjunct professor in real estate and public policy at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, tells GlobeSt.com . "Over the last year," he says, "the balance of construction loans held by banks has grown by nearly 15%." Comment?
25 min ago | via Business News
Royal Bank of Scotland could pay as much as $4.5bn to resolve claims of misconduct in its handling of U.S. mortgage securities , according to Bloomberg Intelligence. The FHFA, suing on behalf of government-owned lenders Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, is seeking to add to more than $19bn it's already collected in settlements from 16 other banks. Comment?
26 min ago | via Metro UK News
A woman who defrauded her grandmother out of A 78,000 has been ordered to pay back just A 370 after she said she was broke. Kerry Ann Noble, from Huddersfield, was jailed for two years last October after admitting to lying about her and her husband's income to obtain a mortgage on her home in Royd Street. Comment?
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