Farmville Real Estate News
17 hrs ago | via WMBF
A conference discussing who will get mortgages in the future and under what conditions has policymakers and bankers meeting in North Carolina. The annual American Mortgage Conference starts Monday in Raleigh. Comment?
22 hrs ago | via WSOCTV
Spring is high season for selling a home and in Charlotte -- along with the rest of North Carolina -- there's a new factor impacting prices. This is the first year North Carolina has placed a letter grade on every school in the state. Comment?
Yesterday | via The Columbian
Want to buy your first home with little or nothing down and maybe get a refund on part of your realty agent's commission? Here's one way: Consider joining a credit union that is aggressively growing its mortgage business. Credit unions have been expanding their presence in housing - more than quadrupling their share of total mortgage market volume in the past nine years, according to the National Association of Federal Credit Unions - by offering deals you simply can't find at most banks. Comment?
Thursday Apr 16 | via Creative Loafing
As a soon-to-be college graduate getting ready to brave the big girl world , I'm beginning to realize that the concept of full-time employment is a terrifying land of political mumbo jumbo and sticky financial stakes. This fear became even more real when I watched President Obama speak to 100 or so women bloggers and Charlotte natives at ImaginOn library yesterday about issues facing America's families. Comment?
Wednesday Apr 15 | via The Washington Post
Bank of America Corp., the worst performer this year in the KBW Bank Index, reported first-quarter revenue and expenses that disappointed some analysts. Revenue fell 5.5 percent to $21.4 billion amid declines in net interest income and fixed-income trading, the Charlotte, North Carolina-based bank said Wednesday in a statement. Comment?
12 min ago | via Forbes.com
Northwestern Mutual has helped clients achieve financial security for nearly 160 years. The company offers a comprehensive approach to financial planning, offering risk management solutions and investment services. Comment?
13 min ago | via Housing Wire
MGIC Investment Corporation today reported net income for the quarter ended March 31, 2015 of $133.1 million, compared with a net income of $60 million for the same quarter a year ago. Diluted net income per share was $0.32 for the quarter ending March 31, 2015, compared to diluted net income per share of $0.15 for the same quarter a year ago. Comment?
20 min ago | via Common Dreams
Whatever it's called - just-in-time scheduling, on-call staffing, on-demand work, independent contracting, or the "share economy" - the result is the same: No predictability, no economic security. These days it's not unusual for someone on the way to work to receive a text message from her employer saying she's not needed right then. Comment?
29 min ago | via Business Journal
We asked area residential real estate firms to submit their Top 5 sales of 2014. For a look at those homes with photos - either submitted by firms or taken from public records - check out the slideshow with this story. Comment?
29 min ago | via Business Journal
Joseph A. Smith Jr., president of Joseph A. Smith Jr. Monitoring Ltd., talks during a panel discussion at the 2015 American Mortgage Conference, which was presented by the North Carolina Bankers Association, April 20. Mortgage experts say Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac continue to play an outsized role in the housing market. But with private credit markets still tight amid fears of lawsuits or regulatory backlash for making mistakes, it's unlikely Congress will act in the near future to reform the mortgage-finance companies, which have been under government conservatorship since the financial crisis. Comment?
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