Decatur Real Estate News
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Sunday May 24 | via Y 103
The Illinois Association of Realtors' numbers show that single family homes and condominium sales in April were at 12,822, up 6.6% from April 2014 when 12,032 homes were sold. Fifty out of the 102 counties in Illinois reported record sales gains for April 2014 over previous-year numbers, including Macon County, up 19.6% with 116 units sold. Comment?
1 hr ago | via American Reporter
Developments in the United Kingdom and Italy may ease some bon and stock market pressures, but on the eve of an emergency G-7 Finance Ministers' meeting Friday, I will provide them with a list from my money prescription pad, which, like my kids, they will likely ignore. First, how we got here, or rather the last few days of how we got here. Comment?
Yesterday | via My FOX Chicago
A series of spending bills sailed out of the Illinois House Tuesday evening, going to the State Senate without a single Republican "Yes" vote. Democrats hold supermajorities in both chambers, and they intend to pass their version of an Illinois budget without approving any of the pro-business reforms demanded by Governor Bruce Rauner. Comment?
Friday May 22 | via Star Tribune
TCF Financial Corp. TCF's new ad campaign includes television spots; bright print, digital and outdoor advertising; new-look debit cards, and a redesigned website. Confident its TCF initials can stand on their own, the lender once known as Twin Cities Federal will launch a rebranding campaign next month designed as much to appeal to a new generation of customers as to bring its varied lines of financial services under one umbrella logo. Comment?
Thursday May 21 | via Daily Chronicle
Home sales in DeKalb County jumped 33.8 percent last month as the number of homes on the market declined, according to data released Thursday by the Illinois Association of Realtors. Sales of existing homes in the county increased 33.8 percent to 99 last month, up from 74 sales in April 2014. Comment?
Thursday May 21 | via jdsupra.com
In Krol v. Key Bank National Association, et al. , Adv. No.14-00392 , the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of Illinois issued a decision of particular importance to lenders and securitization servicers facing complications from the bankruptcy of a borrower involved in a commercial mortgage-backed securitization . Comment?
3 min ago | via American Reporter
Perhaps we should focus upon entirely new ideas and models instead of repairing financial structures and infrastructures that have failed the industrialized world miserably in the past decade or two. So, when prodded by colleagues I keep envisioning an economic rebound which actually accrues to the benefit of American taxpayers. Comment?
6 min ago | via CBS 3 Springfield
When Chuck Blazer answered the phone at his Trump Tower apartment, his pet macaw Max could often be heard squawking in the background. The former FIFA executive committee member and U.S. soccer power broker has been out of sight for more than two years, but he is suddenly making a lot of noise that is shaking up the sports world. Comment?
6 min ago | via American Reporter
It's hard to resist being gleeful at seeing Wall Street swindler Bernard Madoff get the maximum sentence - 150 years in prison - for bilking investors out of anywhere between $65 billion and $171 billion. Because many of the people whom Madoff ripped off were more renowned than, say, the millions who lost their homes in the subprime mortgage debacle, he has gotten far more attention than he deserves. Comment?
9 min ago | via The Item
The Millburn Fire Department is reminding residents that before selling a home or building, or changing occupants of a rental property, a successful fire inspection is required. The Department is available to conduct inspections by appointment. Comment?
14 min ago | 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?
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