Eckerman Real Estate News
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3 hrs ago | via WSJM-AM Saint Joseph
Existing home sales in Berrien, Cass and Van Buren counties in November were sharply lower than October, but just slightly off the pace from a year ago. The Southwestern Michigan Association of Realtors tells us closings fell by 30% from the previous month to 224, which is not unusual for this time of year. Comment?
Friday Dec 12 | via MLive.com
The Michigan State Housing Development Authority program is funded by the U.S. Department of Treasury's Hardest Hit program. Treasury in October approved the reallocation of $75 million to MSHDA's blight elimination program. Comment?
Thursday Dec 4 | via MLive.com
From new hires and promotions to industry awards, here's a roundup of achievements by businesses and individuals in the greater Ann Arbor area: Logic Quantum , a provider of Environmental Health and Science software, recently announced the hiring of four employees at its corporate headquarters in Ann Arbor. Heidi Pei and Jonathan Hsieh join the team as safety data sheet specialists. Comment?
Thursday Dec 4 | via MLive.com
Any bills not approved by the end of the year will go the way of the cylindrical filing cabinet commonly known as the wastebasket -- unless they are introduced again next year. It can be tough to keep track of everything going on during the so-called lame-duck session, but we're here to help. Comment?
Tuesday Dec 2 | via USA Today
A deadly confrontation over the holiday weekend that erupted when a Detroit property owner tried to evict a man from a home is raising concerns about how to handle similar encounters. Fatal eviction shootings highlight foreclosure concerns DETROIT - A deadly confrontation over the holiday weekend that erupted when a Detroit property owner tried to evict a man from a home is raising concerns about how to handle similar encounters. Comment?
9 min ago | via Mortgage News
November industrial production was up 1.3%. This beat an estimated 0.7% gain. Manufacturing gained 1.1%, putting factory output well above the 0.3% average it's seen in the last five months. Comment?
1 hr ago | via The Winnipeg Free Press
This holiday season, it's almost as simple to shop on the other side of the world as it is to buy from a store down the block. International online payment services like AliPay and PayPal are trying to ensure that a South Carolina fashionista can buy a faux fur vest from China with just a few clicks on her computer and a New Zealand biker can use his smartphone to pick up a rare part from a Colorado company. Comment?
12 min ago | via KRQE Albuquerque
New York financial regulators have reached a settlement with Ocwen Financial Corp. requiring the nation's largest subprime mortgage servicer to reform its practices and provide $150 million to help struggling New York homeowners. The consent order requires William Erbey to resign as executive chairman of the corporation and chairman of four related companies: Altisource Portfolio Solutions, Altisource Residential Corp., Altisource Asset Management Corp. and Home Loan Servicing Solutions. Comment?
14 min ago | via SFGate
A tax provision was included in a tax-extenders bill President Obama signed Friday, Dec 19, 2014. It lets individuals 70A1 2 or older donate up to $100,000 a year from their individual retirement accounts to qualified charities without having the distribution added to their adjusted gross income. Comment?
14 min ago | via Canada.com
The Shanghai Composite Index's rally has been partly fuelled by retail investors, many of whom have recently poured money into stocks at the urging of the country's official news agency. The Shanghai Composite Index's rise has been startling, with the majority of its 47.8% year-to-date return occurring since September, when most other stock markets have plummeted or remained flat. Comment?
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