El Paso Real Estate News
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Wednesday Feb 11 | via El Paso Times
The number of El Paso homes in some stage of foreclosure in January increased almost 70 percent from December and increased almost 4 percent from a year ago, RealtyTrac reported Thursday. El Paso had 195 homes with foreclosure filings in January -- an increase of 80 homes from December, and an increase of 12 homes from January 2014. Comment?
Saturday Feb 7 | via El Paso Times
Jaime Chavez last week worked on the vent system inside a home being built by Accent Homes, a part of The Winton Group, in Northeast El Paso. The average price of new El Paso-area homes last year was well above the average price of resale homes. Comment?
Jan 31, 2015 | via El Paso Times
Butterfield Trail Industrial Park, shown here last week, sits on El Paso International Airport land. The airport collects money for ground leases, but the buildings are owned and leased by private companies and investors. Comment?
Jan 26, 2015 | via El Paso Times
With a Feb. 2 deadline looming, thousands of El Pasoans have yet to pay their property taxes, according to city tax officials. "As of , the Tax Office has collected approximately 66 percent of the property taxes due for tax year 2014," said Maria Ramos, tax deputy administrator for the City Tax Office. Comment?
Jan 26, 2015 | via KHEY-AM El Paso
EL PASO, Texas - Selling a home can be a hassle. There's remodeling to be done, packing and of course waiting for someone to take it off your hands.A recent report by real estate company Redfin revealed some home seller tips that will get your home sold i Comment?
3 hrs ago | via SNL Financial
Republicans said March 3 that they will make a significant push to reform the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, introducing legislation to change the agency's leadership structure and signaling strident opposition to the regulator's crackdown on payday lending. CFPB Director Richard Cordray testified for approximately four hours in a hearing in front of the House Committee on Financial Services for the regulator's semi-annual report, with Republicans criticizing the agency and Democrats praising it. Comment?
Aug 22, 2011 | via American Reporter
I am a believer in dreams, and when I had a waking dream a few days after the S&P downgrade of our national debt of President Obama packing his bags and leaving the White House, I was saddened for him and for my country. But the great thing about dreams, if they are truly predictive, is that they give you time to change the future, and I'm going to try doing that with this advice. Comment?
Yesterday | via Business Journal
First-time homebuyers in Texas dropped by 4 percent to 29 percent of all Texas homebuyers. Meanwhile, the national first-time homebuyer share of the market rose by 5 percent to 33 percent of homebuyers nationwide. Comment?
Monday | via Housing Wire
Happy Independence Day Texas! The Lone Star state is celebrating its 179 birthday, and the latest housing report from the Texas Association of Realtors , gives the state plenty of reason to brag. Texas, home to HousingWire headquarters, continues to be one of the top states in median household income growth and new home sales, with the median household income of Texas homebuyers increasing 5.9% year-over-year to $97,500, the 2015 Texas Homebuyers and Sellers Report said. Comment?
Monday | via Star-Telegram.com
Texas leads the nation in new home sales and median household income growth, according to the 2015 Texas Homebuyers and Sellers report released Monday. Of the homes bought between July 2013 and June 2014, 28 percent were new homes, a 1 percent decline from the prior 12 months, according to the report released by the Texas Association of Realtors. Comment?
10 min ago | via Business Wire
"Passing this milestone in such a short amount of time speaks to investors' appetite for less traditional, potentially higher-income producing assets that also have the potential for capital appreciation," said Brad Friedlander, the firm's head portfolio manager. The Angel Oak Flexible Income Fund takes a distinct approach to credit investing, actively allocating across higher-yielding global fixed income instruments that may not be as sensitive to changes in interest rates. Comment?
11 min ago | via NAFCU
CFPB Director Richard Cordray yesterday reiterated to the House Financial Services Committee that credit unions and community banks did not participate in the kind of lending activity that caused the financial crisis and described some recent actions the bureau has taken to ease the regulatory burden. Cordray was before the panel Tuesday to testify on the bureau's semiannual report to Congress. Comment?
17 min ago | via GlobalNews
Economy watchers, banks and other lenders as well as many Canadian borrowers have their eyes on the Bank of Canada Wednesday morning to see if the central bank will again cut its benchmark interest rate. Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz will announce at 10 a.m. ET whether or not he will leave rates where they are, or cut them further to help bolster an economy labouring under falling oil prices . Comment?
18 min ago | via WBZT-AM West Palm Beach
Today's Entry: Hi Brian, I appreciate your perspective and good advice on financial issues. I was having a conversation with a friend recently who told me that I needed to be investing in gold. Comment?
33 min ago | via IcLichfield
People across the West Midlands are being warned of scammers using new methods, including social media, to recruit unsuspecting members of the public as money launderers. The professional criminals are tricking people, particularly students, into making their bank accounts available for dodgy money to be transferred. Comment?
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