Decatur Real Estate News
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May 6, 2010 | via WAND-TV Decatur
In fact, bad luck seems to be the only luck they have. "It's an incredible nightmare that never goes away," Juli told WAND News I-TEAM reporter Doug Wolfe. Comment?
May 12, 2014 | via Mortgage News Daily
Home prices continued to increase as broadly if not as rapidly as in previous periods the National Association of Realtors reported today. Comment?
8 hrs 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?
Thursday Nov 20 | via Chicago Tribune
Sales of existing homes in the Chicago area recorded the fourth consecutive year-over-year decline in October, but quite a few area residents may be getting a new home for the holidays. The Illinois Association of Realtors reported that 9,146 homes were sold in October in the nine-county Chicago area, down 3.3 percent from a year earlier. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 18 | via Lincoln Daily News
Colby Geiser started a business from scratch in 2003. He now has 85 employees and more than $6 million in annual sales. Comment?
Sunday Nov 16 | via The Motley Fool
The dream that was once considered the birthright of Americans -- a lifelong career, a family, a nice house -- is a dream deferred for many. Although median home prices are seeing double-digit growth in the areas that were hardest hit in the housing bust, seven years after the Great Recession began, many homeowners are still dealing with housing troubles. Comment?
Wednesday Oct 29 | via Seattle Times
It's official: The equity boom, which has added an estimated $1.6 trillion to the personal net wealth of American homeowners in the past year, has slowed dramatically. In the latest quarterly data from the Federal Reserve, which tracks residential real estate, home-equity holdings across the country rose by $177 billion. Comment?
2 hrs ago | via BBC News
New rules mean that lenders are now restricting loans to anyone who will still be paying off their mortgage by the time they retire. And yet many people cannot afford to buy a home until they are 40 or even 50, say some of the largest lenders. Comment?
21 min ago | via Daily Herald
The $1.8 billion operator of the pancake house and casual- dining chain will have more money to spend after refinancing its debt and cutting millions in interest expense. DineEquity already announced an increased dividend and share buybacks. Comment?
32 min ago | via Reuters
Canadian department store operator Hudson's Bay Co outlined a $1.25 billion refinancing plan on Monday, in a move to reduce interest payments on debt taken on when it acquired U.S. rival Saks last year. The retailer said it would take out a 20-year mortgage on the ground portion of its flagship Saks Fifth Avenue store in New York City after an appraiser valued the property at C$4.1 billion , significantly more than what HBC paid for all of Saks when it acquired the company last year. Comment?
33 min ago | via Weyburn Review
Hudson's Bay Company says it is taking out a US$1.25 billion, 20-year mortgage for the ground floor of its Saks Fifth Avenue flagship store in New York City. The mortgage has an expected interest rate of less than 4.4 per cent, with the transaction anticipated to close in early December. Comment?
34 min ago | via Business Wire
The new actively managed fund will round out Vanguard's taxable bond fund lineup, which comprises 10 active funds and 12 index funds covering the broad quality and duration spectrum.1 The fund will invest in high-quality bonds, including a combination of money market, government, and investment-grade corporate securities with an expected average rating of Aa and duration of approximately one year.2 "Vanguard Ultra-Short-Term Bond Fund is a low-cost and diversified option for investors seeking to augment the bond component of a balanced portfolio. It will afford investors the opportunity for further duration diversification," said Vanguard CEO Bill McNabb. Comment?
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