Detroit Real Estate News
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Friday Aug 29 | via Detroit Free Press
Alonzo Smalley, founder and CEO of DaCodest Collection, is photographed at his Oak Park business on August 27, 2014. He wears the Super D jacket, one of his creations. Comment?
Friday Sep 12 | via The Detroit News
Since 2007, Detroit has attached delinquent water bills to property taxes. The program was initially a success, but the collection rate on those bills since then has shrunk from 90 percent to 24 percent, said Darryl Latimer, deputy director of the city Water and Sewerage Department. Comment?
Friday Sep 5 | via Time
A worker from Homrich turns off water supply to a home August 27, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Detroit Water and Sewer Department have disconnected water to thousands of Detroit residents who are delinquent with their bills. Comment?
Friday Sep 5 | via MLive.com
Matthew Duffield, owner and principal of The Bedford Group's Shamrock Investments, said he cannot immediately recall the last time a piece of Detroit residential real estate was sold for as much as $1.6 million. But that seven-figure sum is what the 16,500-square-foot, 15-bedroom Alfred J. Fisher Mansion in Palmer Woods went for in an Aug. 22 sale he helped broker. Comment?
Thursday Sep 4 | via Huliq.com
Don't make mistakes and chase "hottest" overpriced housing markets, but instead learn from the home valuation lessons of Detroit, Dallas and Atlanta. Frank Lloyd Wright, Minoru Yamasaki, Albert Kahn, Mies Van Der Rohe: these are just a few of the internationally-acclaimed architects with real estate masterpieces in Detroit, MI. Comment?
Wednesday Sep 10 | via WSJV-TV South Bend
Michigan is giving $2.6 million to Genesee County's land bank to demolish and improve 225 blighted properties in Flint's Civic Park neighborhood. The land bank now owns about half of the properties in the Civic Park area, and 71 more properties are recent tax foreclosures. Comment?
Tuesday Sep 9 | via Westland Observer
Letters to Novi News Editor: Vote Dem in November Novi News readers offering their viewpoints Check out this story on HometownLife.com: What are Republicans thinking in supporting Dave Trott, the foreclosure and eviction king, to represent Michigan citizens in the U.S. Congress? They made a mistake when they endorsed Kerry Bentivolio. They want to replace him with wealthy Trott, who also wants to impeach President Obama. Comment?
Tuesday Sep 9 | via MLive.com
The one-day leadership conference is expected to attract more than 2,000 business leaders, civic leaders, professionals, educators and others from Southwest Michigan and elsewhere to hear thought leaders from near and far. "Catalyst University is about building up generations of leaders - from all sectors - who will carry our communities into the future," Ron Kitchens, chief executive officer of Southwest Michigan First , said in a press release. Comment?
Wednesday Sep 3 | via Forbes.com
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Friday Aug 29 | via Hispanic Business
The new mortgage company is headquartered in . "We've been working on transition since then and integration," he said. Comment?
2 min ago | via South Shore Record
Buying a home is more than just making a purchase - it's one of the most important decisions in a person's life. Owning a home can be a source of comfort, pride, security and stability. Comment?
3 min ago | via The China Post
Transactions of luxury residential properties for July fell sharply after the government came up with a series of tightening measures for the housing market, according to market statistics released Wednesday. According to Yung Ching Realty Group, one of Taiwan's leading property sales agencies, transactions of homes valued at NT$70 million or higher fell to eight units in the city in July, representing a significant fall from the monthly average of 36 units recorded in the first half of this year. Comment?
3 min ago | via Business Journal
The transaction is set to be complete in early November and will create one of the country's largest independent mortgage companies. Caliber's branch retail lending will nearly double in size with the deal and be able to expand into the Pacific Northwest region. Comment?
5 min ago | via Greenwich Citizen
Vice President Joe Biden said Wednesday he used a poor choice of words when he referred to unscrupulous moneylenders as "Shylocks," and a prominent group that fights anti-Semitism called it a teachable moment about the harmful effects of stereotypes. Biden had been speaking to a legal aid group on Tuesday when he discussed the need for foreclosure mediation services, recalling how his son, Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden, heard about the problem from U.S. troops while he was serving in Iraq. Comment?
6 min ago | via Greenwich Citizen
A television screen on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shows the decision of the Federal Reserve, Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014. Comment?
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