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Nov 7, 2014 | via The Review
The Stark County Association of Realtors has appointed Lisa Yelichek, a veteran administrative staff member, to the position of chief executive officer, effective in December. SCAR President David Maltese said Yelichek will manage the association's responsibilities in member administrative services, financial management, staff management, member professional education and professional standards, and relationship with the Ohio Association of Realtors and National Association of Realtors . Comment?
Friday Mar 27 | via Housing Wire
Earlier this week RealtyTrac reported that wage growth has fallen behind home price growth by a ratio of 13:1 in three out of every four markets in the United States surveyed. Now comes a report from the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland that, perhaps counter-intuitively, wages grew faster during the recession, and became stagnant in the "recovery." Comment?
Wednesday Mar 18 | via Toledo Blade
Last year in Lucas County, nearly 1 in 3 home buyers made down payments of 3 percent or less, according to a new study of home buying in 386 counties nationwide by real estate data firm RealtyTrac. Considering that Lucas County's median home price was $76,075 at the end of December, a down payment of 3 percent equated just $2,282. Comment?
Tuesday Mar 10 | via Credit.com
Foreclosure activity in the U.S. declined 9.39% from February 2014 to February 2015, with one in every 1,295 housing units in some stage of foreclosure last month. That's the lowest the national foreclosure rate has been since July 2006, according to RealtyTrac's monthly report on the foreclosure market. Comment?
Tuesday Mar 17 | via Daily Herald
The Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles could soon issue photo-less state identification cards under a proposal that an Indiana Senate committee passed Tuesday. The Homeland Security and Transportation Committee voted 8-0 to approve the measure, which would allow a religious exemption to Indiana's photo requirement on state IDs. Comment?
Friday Mar 13 | via WTOV9
A new report that suggests draining a central Ohio lake to prevent a potentially catastrophic dam failure has area homeowners worried about plunging property values. A U.S. Army Corps of Engineers report released Wednesday says the 180-year-old dam at Buckeye Lake, about 30 miles east of Columbus, should be replaced immediately. Comment?
1 min ago | via The Washington Post
"China's inflation is also declining, so we need to be vigilant to see if the disinflation trend will continue, and if deflation will happen or not," People's Bank of China Governor Zhou Xiaochuan, 67, said Sunday in remarks at the Boao Forum for Asia, an annual conference on the southern Chinese island of Hainan. "China can have room to act," both with interest rates and "quantitative" measures, he said. Comment?
6 min ago | via The Stamford Daily Voice
The Stamford Board of Realtors president, John Pellegrino, welcomed the group and thanked the morning's sponsors, First County Bank and Bearingstar Insurance. Mike Feldman, RPAC chair, also addressed the group and announced Realtor Day at the Capital will be on April 29. This is an annual event where local Realtors head to Hartford and meet with their legislators on topics of interest. Comment?
44 min ago | via Sys-Con Media
The acquisition was funded with a combination of cash and mortgage financing. "We are pleased to have closed on our purchase of 123 William Street, which enjoys a prime location directly across the street from the landmark Fulton Street Subway Station. Comment?
14 min ago | via Rutland and Stamford Mercury
Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. The county came top of the annual Halifax Rural Areas Quality of Life Survey, scoring highly in categories such as residents' good health, rate of employment and weather. Comment?
15 min ago | via Illawarra Mercury
Disgraced Warilla realtor Megan Harrod is staring down the barrel of a lengthy jail sentence after she was found to have fleeced hundreds of thousands of dollars from her family's real estate agency to feed an insatiable gambling habit. NSW District Court judge Andrew Colefax said Harrod, the ex-wife of NRL great Kevin Hastings and mother of Roosters playmaker Jackson Hastings, was facing "a substantial period of imprisonment" after admitting to stealing money from trust funds linked to her company, Harrod's Real Estate, between 2010 and 2012. Comment?
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