Drifton Real Estate News
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Saturday Oct 18 | via The Times Leader
Few taxpayers showed up to a monthly meeting of taxpayer associations against school property taxes after the legislative session ended without out property tax reform. The group's core members are not dismayed, but pledge seek new supporters for property tax relief as election day nears. Comment?
Wednesday Oct 15 | via The Citizens' Voice
The battle over control of the property that was once home to the Hotel Sterling appeared to have reached an end Tuesday night, more than a year after the walls of the historic landmark crumbled to the ground. Luzerne County Council, faced with the prospect of an expensive gamble or ceding ownership of the River Street lot to the City of Wilkes-Barre, voted 6-4 to proceed with negotiations to hand it over to the city, which has a $570,000 lien on the site for the cost of last year's demolition and other expenses. Comment?
Saturday Oct 11 | via The Citizens' Voice
King's College has offered $125,000 to buy the Spring Brook Water Supply Co. property on Franklin Street and will pay taxes on the site for about 10 years after a purchase, according to documents released ahead of next week's Luzerne County Council meeting. Comment?
Thursday Oct 9 | via The Citizens' Voice
State Senate/House Bill 76 recently passed through the Senate Finance Committee on Sept. 16 and is now in waiting to be passed through the Senate Appropriations Committee. Comment?
Wednesday Oct 1 | via WFMZ
The company that wants to build a $1 billion natural gas pipeline through parts of Pennsylvania and New Jersey could have a fight on its hands, at least where this community is concerned. Hundreds of people filled the township school gymnasium Monday night to hear the PennEast Piipline Company's proposal for a 100-mile pipe the company says would bring millions in tax revenue and thousands of construction jobs. Comment?
Yesterday | via Forbes.com
I write about stock markets, art markets, millennials and their money. Before joining the markets and personal finance desk I produced the investing section of Forbes.com. Comment?
Sunday Oct 5 | via Business Journal
EQT Corp. shares fell 5 percent and ExOne Co. fell 4.5 percent in trading Monday, a session where the three major stock indexes all declined more than 1.3 percent. Comment?
Tuesday Oct 7 | via Daily Kos
On Sept. 4, 1886, Goyathlay, the leader of the Chiricahua band of Bedonkohe Apaches known as Geronimo, surrendered along with 37 men, women and children. Comment?
Monday Oct 6 | via Post-gazette.com
Rob McCord is in the business of making you money and paying your bills. He's in the market for low-risk, steady return investments, and if there's a clean energy angle, all the better, according to the state treasurer. Comment?
Sunday Oct 5 | via Natl. Relocation & Real Estate
Realogy Holdings Corp. recently announced strategic acquisitions in Harrisburg and Lancaster, Pennsylvania by its subsidiaries, NRT LLC and Title Resource Group. A subsidiary of NRT, the nation's largest residential real estate brokerage, has acquired substantially all of the assets of Realty Select, Inc. - a multi-office residential brokerage and property management operation in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania that does business as Coldwell Banker Select Professionals, Select Property & Association Management and Select Partners. Comment?
14 min ago | via The Washington Post
Citigroup has slashed its third-quarter earnings by $600 million, saying that recent investigations by regulators have altered the results it reported earlier this month. The New York-based bank on Thursday adjusted its quarterly net income to $2.8 billion from a previously reported $3.4 billion, citing legal expenses. Comment?
14 min ago | via Business Wire
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20 min ago | via Learn Bonds
Yesterday the Federal Reserve announced that it would stop buying bonds as part of its economic stimulus package known as Quantitative Easing. Over a six year period, the Fed bought over $3 trillion dollars of mortgage and U.S. treasury bonds from banks and hedge funds in an effort to keep interest rates at zero. Comment?
22 min ago | via TheStreet.com
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29 min ago | via WebCPA
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