Garland Real Estate News
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Oct 7, 2014 | via Credit.com
You don't need a chart to tell you it's expensive to buy a home in most large U.S. cities. You'll probably be surprised to learn that average salaries don't come close to paying for average homes in most places, however. Comment?
Oct 1, 2014 | via Business Wire
A.M. Best to Participate in the 27th East Asian Insurance Congress, Taipei; Conducting Session on Select Insurance Markets )--A.M. Best will take part in the 27th East Asian Insurance Congress , to be held on 2nd-6th November at the Taipei International Convention Center, Taiwan. The foll... )--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Market Research Report on Global and Chinese Gol... )--Fitch Ratings has upgraded the Long-term Issuer Default Rating and senior note rating for Westlake Chemical Corporation to 'BBB' from 'BBB-'. Comment?
Sep 27, 2014 | via CultureMap
On Wednesday afternoon, a select group of top real estate agents walked through the renovated Philip Johnson home at 10210 Strait Lane in Big D. It has just hit the market for $27.5 million, and David Nichols of Allie Beth Allman's Mathews-Nichols Group has the listing. The New York Times called the distinctive white contemporary with arches on "almost campy" and said it was the "the most strangely fascinating thing" Johnson ever created. Comment?
Sep 24, 2014 | via CultureMap
Get ready, Dallas, and look your best. On Wednesday afternoon, a select group of top real estate agents will glide through the renovated Philip Johnson home at 10210 Strait Lane in Big D. It has just hit the market for $27.5 million, and David Nichols of Allie Beth Allman's Mathews-Nichols Group has the listing. Comment?
Sep 18, 2014 | via Dallas Morning News
The paper empire comprising Douglas T. "Chase" Fonteno's vast adverse-possession real estate acquisitions is highly complex. His strategy of filing mountains of deed claims to other people's houses, then selling those houses to unsuspecting buyers, defies comprehension. 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?
Thursday | via Business Journal
Seattle is the eighth-best real estate market in the country when three factors - investment, development and homebuilding - are considered. This is according to the newly released 2015 Emerging Trends report. Comment?
Wednesday | via Star-Telegram.com
Chesapeake Energy is facing a possible class-action lawsuit, which claims it has cheated North Texas landowners of at least $100 million by pumping gas from properties that had gone through foreclosure, invalidating the oil and gas leases. Chesapeake continued to tap reserves beneath the various properties in Johnson and Tarrant counties even after the Oklahoma City-based energy giant discovered it had troubled leases following the economic downturn in 2008, choosing instead to "ignore the problem," the lawsuit asserts. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 18 | via Wall Street Journal
Work on a Taylor Morrison Home Corp. site in May. Shares of Taylor Morrison and four other builders that have listed shares since 2013 trade for less than their IPO prices. With new-home sales growing at a torrid rate, eight builders raised $1.77 billion issuing new shares in 2013 and the first half of 2014, the sector's first initial public offerings since 2004. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 12 | via Mortgage News Daily
Many company's doc drawers and funders are coming back to work after Veteran's Day and realizing that there are only 18 funding days in November. Something tells me some are going to be working on the day after Thanksgiving - which is pretty harsh given it is a Friday - to pull out another day and make it 19. JPMorgan said it will cut 3,000 jobs this year in its mortgage and credit card divisions and 4,000 in other divisions as it seeks to eliminate 7,000 positions. Comment?
5 min ago | via The Winnipeg Free Press
Angelo Mondragon remembers growing up hanging around picket lines in California with his mom and dad, who were union organizers. His dad worked along side Cesar Chavez, the migrant farm worker who founded the Farm Workers Union in the United States, and who became that country's most famous Latino American civil rights leader. Comment?
13 min ago | via Scoop
The major reason for getting the Annual Demographia International Housing Affordability Surveys underway some 10 years ago, was to provide a foundation for sound public discussion and political action. That is, to restore housing to normal affordable levels at or below 3.0 times annual household incomes, requiring sensible mortgage loads of about 2.5 times. Comment?
27 min ago | via Nashua Telegraph
Charles Krauthammer apparantly does not know how insurance works. He says that Obamacare would never have passed if it was made explicit that healthy people pay in and sick people get money. Comment?
39 min ago | via GlobalNews
A number of local organizations gathered on Friday in Saskatoon to look at how immigration has changed the face of housing and celebrate national housing day. It's no secret, strong employment growth and a booming economy attracts newcomers from around the world. Comment?
45 min ago | via The China Post
First-time home buyers are increasingly shunning the ritz of Taipei and New Taipei in favor of Keelung, Taoyuan, Yilan City and other nearby areas to avoid skyrocketing home prices in the capital, National Realty said. Buyers are seeking to take advantage of the geographic proximity of those three areas to the prosperous and job-rich Greater Taipei region, the property sales agency said. Comment?
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