Englewood Real Estate News
Real Estate news for Englewood, NJ continually updated from thousands of sources.
Wednesday Sep 10 | via Observer
George Rosko, who has spent seven years with Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Coccia Realty, is the company's Real Estate Agent of the Month for July in the Lyndhurst office, owner and President John R. Kwapniewski announced. Rosko, the agency's top rental specialist, has closed 51 agreements to date in 2014, representing the most of any agent locally and the fourth-highest and top 1% of any agent in the region's 500-plus agencies, according to statistics from the N.J. Multiple- Listing Service . Comment?
Wednesday Sep 10 | via The Item
A Westwood woman was spared a prison sentence on Wednesday for her role in a scheme to fraudulently obtain mortgage loans in 2006. Fatima Muller, 50, faced from 21 to 27 months in prison, but U.S. District Judge Esther Salas sentenced her to three years probation, citing her cooperation with the U.S. Attorney's Office. Comment?
Sunday Aug 31 | via The Item
At the same time, prices for single-family homes have risen this year, according to the New Jersey Association of Realtors. Comment?
Thursday Aug 28 | via The Item
Despite last winter's weather delays, New Jersey builders are on track to start the largest number of homes since 2006, led by a boom in rental construction. Comment?
Tuesday Aug 26 | via NorthJersey.com
Housing values in the region and nationwide are still rising, but at a slower pace than last year, the Case-Shiller home price index reported Tuesday. Comment?
Dec 5, 2013 | via The Item
"Ask the Realtor" is a weekly column from the 3,000+ member RealSource Association of Realtors, serving northern New Jersey. Those in need of advice from a professional Realtor may e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, keying "Ask the Realtor" in the subject line. Comment?
Thursday Sep 11 | via The Item
The recovery of New Jersey's commercial real estate market could be derailed by a glut of multifamily development, the state's fiscal woes and local governments' resistance to change, executives said at a conference Thursday. Real estate officials offered a bullish report on most sectors of the real estate market - industrial, office and multifamily - at the 13th annual RealShare New Jersey forum, attended by about 400 people at the Hyatt Regency. Comment?
Thursday Sep 11 | via NJ.com
Foreclosure activity in New Jersey jumped in August, a new report shows, leaving the state with one of the highest foreclosure rates nationwide. New Jersey has the nation's fourth-highest foreclosure rate, according to housing data released today by RealtyTrac, with foreclosure filings on one in every 553 homes in the state. Comment?
Thursday Sep 11 | via Business Journal
The foreclosure rate in New Jersey increased dramatically in August and is now the fourth-highest in the nation behind just Florida, Nevada and Maryland, according to data released today by RealtyTrac . New Jersey foreclosure starts in August increased 115 percent from a year ago to the highest level since January 2014, and scheduled foreclosure auctions increased 71 percent from a year ago to the highest level since July 2010. Comment?
Saturday Aug 30 | via The Verona-Cedar Grove Times
Seven years after the meltdown of the subprime mortgage market, New Jersey continues to be a hotbed of home repossessions by lenders, resulting in reams of foreclosure-fraud and improper-debt-collection complaints that mainly target intermediaries known as mortgage servicers. Comment?
Yesterday | via The Press-Enterprise
The California Bureau of Real Estate has just put out an advisory to help consumers and senior citizens avoid taking the bait on real estate fraud for home loans, rentals, time shares and property recordings. Many have learned to tear up unsolicited correspondence with official-looking seals to refinance a home loan, take out a loan, find a place to rent or avoid foreclosure. Comment?
11 min ago | via Business Wire
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11 min ago | via The Miami Herald
Strong stock market gains and higher home prices boosted Americans' net worth in the April-June quarter to a record high, a trend that could encourage more spending. U.S. households also took on the most new debt in five years, driven mostly by student and auto loans. Comment?
16 min ago | via Realtor Magazine
Under the new program, the discounts, which will be offered on fixed-rate mortgages, will be greater than what banks usually reserve for borrowers with high credit scores, significant assets, and large down payments. To get the discount in the new loan program, the borrowers will have to pay mortgage points, which are upfront fees that lower the interest rate on a mortgage. Comment?
18 min ago | via Bloomberg
U.S. mortgage rates jumped to a four-month high, increasing home-loan costs as the economy shows signs of strengthening. The average rate for a 30-year fixed mortgage was 4.23 percent, up from 4.12 percent last week and the highest since early May, Freddie Mac said in a statement today. Comment?
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