El Dorado Springs Real Estate News
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Tuesday | via American Thinker
ACORN's old Missouri chapter is playing at least a supporting role in the violent unrest and crime wave that has plagued Ferguson and St. Louis, Missouri since the Aug. 9 death of Michael Brown. With all the pathologies on parade right now in and around Ferguson, really, how could the loyalists of ACORN, which once claimed a membership of 400,000, have stayed away from the opportunity to lynch a white police officer for doing his job? The recruiting and fundraising opportunities for the cop-hating progressive movement are virtually unlimited. Comment?
Wednesday Oct 15 | via The American Prospect
It wasn't easy; when he first went to see the house, the real estate agent wouldn't show it to him. Atypically, Williams belonged to a church with a white pastor, who contacted the agent on Williams's behalf, only to be told that neighbors objected to sales to Negroes. Comment?
Friday Oct 17 | via DigitalBURG
A California-based real estate research company says new foreclosure cases in Kansas and Missouri declined sharply in the third quarter from year-ago levels while rising slightly nationwide. RealtyTrac reports the number of default notices, auctions and bank repossessions fell 31 percent in Kansas during the July to September period, while they plummeted 45.5 percent in Missouri during that same period. Comment?
Wednesday Oct 8 | via Business Journal
Single-family home prices in St. Louis, including distressed sales, increased by nearly 5 percent in August compared with the same month in 2013. That's according to new data published by CoreLogic, a California-based real estate tracker. Comment?
Friday Sep 26 | via The Daily Caller
John Berlau is director of the Center for Investors and Entrepreneurs at CEI. He is also a contributor to OpenMarket.org. Comment?
5 min ago | via ABC News
A steady decline in recent weeks brought down the average rate for a 30-year fixed home loan below 4 percent to 3.92 percent this week, the lowest level in more than a year. As recently as January, the average was 4.53 percent, according to mortgage giant Freddie Mac. Comment?
10 min ago | via Christian Science Monitor
Signs welcome visitors to a model home as construction gets under way at a housing development in Zelienople, Pa. New home sales crawled up 0.2 percent to a six-year high, according to figures released by the Commerce Department Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. Comment?
22 hrs ago | via KLAS-TV Las Vegas
Nevada lead the nation in the third quarter of 2014 with the highest percentage of residences seriously underwater and Las Vegas tied for the top spot among major metropolitan areas, RealtyTrac reported Wednesday night. Roughly 31 percent of the residences in Nevada and 34 percent in Las Vegas still carried mortgages that exceeded the estimated market value of those properties by at least 25 percent. Comment?
10 min ago | via Government Executive
This year, because she was at least three years behind on her tax payments , Wayne County's treasurer foreclosed on her. As a result, her house is up for sale this week in Wayne County's online foreclosure auction , at a starting bid of just $500. Comment?
17 min ago | via The Big Picture
2. Initial jobless claims came in slightly higher than expected but the 4-week moving average fell to the lowest levels since 2000. 3. Mortgage refinance applications rose 23.3% w/o/w as 30-year mortgage rates fell to their lowest levels since May 2013. Comment?
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