Farmville Real Estate News
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Friday Oct 17 | via Mt. Airy News
Surry Regional Association of Realtors Deidre Rogers presents a check to Greater Mount Airy Habitat for Humanity representatives N.A. Barnes, Sheree Russo and Kevin Minix. Comment?
Sunday Oct 5 | via HipHoods
Charlotte NC public school rankings 2014 are a helpful tool for families deciding where to purchase a home. Finding the perfect home in a great neighborhood with top-ranked public schools is a goal of many Charlotte NC home buyers. Comment?
Monday Oct 6 | via Herald Gazette
Two mortgage executives are hoping to overhaul the 15-year mortgage, making it more readily available to low and moderate-income people. They say the changes will help borrowers build equity at a much faster pace than they would with a standard loan. Comment?
Sunday Oct 5 | via Los Angeles Times
Two major banks have agreed to originate a new 15-year mortgage under pilot programs aimed at low- and moderate-income borrowers. In addition, the creators of the so-called Wealth Building Home Loan, which allows home buyers to build equity at a much faster clip than they would with a standard 30-year loan, are planning to bring their ideas to 10 other institutions over the next few weeks. Comment?
Thursday Oct 2 | via Daily Kos
Amy B. Dean says the trend of companies moving abroad is just the latest strategy in tax avoidance, part of a decades-long pattern. She argues that as companies further disconnect from American life by moving abroad, their influence on politics should be limited. Comment?
5 min ago | via Post-gazette.com
An Allegheny County Orphans' Court judge has approved the sale of the August Wilson Center for African American Culture to three local foundations. In an order signed today, Common Pleas Judge Lawrence O'Toole authorized the $8.49 million sale free and clear of all liens, claims and encumbrances. Comment?
6 min ago | via Atlanta Real Estate Forum
Prospective home buyers, residents and neighbors can attend this weekend's Pick of the Patch event at Mallard's Landing, a new home community in Jefferson. This free pumpkin picking party is the perfect opportunity for prospective home buyers to meet current residents and tour new homes while enjoying fall fun! Hosted by Coldwell Banker RMR, Anchorage Homes and Brand Mortgage, the event will include free pumpkins, hot apple cider, pumpkin decorating, fall portraits and new home tours. Comment?
6 min ago | via Long Island Business News
The nation's largest servicer of subprime mortgages has engaged in abuses that could potentially harm hundreds of thousands of borrowers, according to the New York Superintendent of Financial Services . The state regulator issued a letter Tuesday to Ocwen Financial Corp. , documenting many of the same kinds of abuses that worsened the housing crisis and the Great Recession. Comment?
7 min ago | via SFGate
Shares of Ocwen Financial are crashing on Tuesday after Benjamin Lawsky, the Superintendent of the New York Department of Financial Services, sent the mortgage company a letter that said his office had uncovered "serious issues" with the company's "systems and controls." In afternoon trade, Ocwen shares were down as much 24% and had been halted at least twice because of volatility. Comment?
8 min ago | via Zillow Blog
Mortgage rates for 30-year fixed mortgages were unchanged this week, with the current rate borrowers were quoted on Zillow Mortgages at 3.81 percent, identical to this same time last week. The 30-year fixed mortgage rate hovered around 3.85 percent for most of the week, dropping to 3.70 percent Wednesday before rising to the current rate. Comment?
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