Glassport Real Estate News
Thursday May 21 | via Post-gazette.com
Howard Hanna Real Estate Services said Wednesday it has merged with Nothnagle Realtors of Rochester, N.Y. Nothnagle has 32 offices and 900 agents and employees throughout Western New York. Nothnagle is ranked as the 40th-largest real estate company in the U.S., according to closed sales. Comment?
Saturday May 2 | via Hawk Eye
Kathleen Klobucher was looking for a duplex she could live in forever when her real estate agent called her and said, "I found a great house for you. Meet me there right away." Comment?
Apr 22, 2015 | via Post-gazette.com
The number of home sales throughout the region are up. Dollar volume is up. And home builders are seeing their business grow. Comment?
Apr 4, 2015 | via Post-gazette.com
As an antiques dealer always on the hunt for merchandise to sell in his shop, John Fox routinely drives the quiet back roads of Butler County looking for any indication that real estate might be changing hands. A "For Sale" sign in the front yard of an aging house presents an opportunity for Mr. Fox to buy antiques from longtime residents in the process of downsizing. Comment?
Mar 12, 2015 | via Post-gazette.com
Lawrenceville's real estate market is commanding prices that astonish longtime residents at a time when 30 percent of the neighborhood's population lives in or near poverty and 262 properties languish in tax delinquency. That dichotomy is at the heart of the desirability of a 2012 treasurer's sale reject, a row house at 184 34th St. On one side, the Lawrenceville Corp., a development nonprofit, wants to secure it in a fight for affordable housing and responsible balance. Comment?
Monday May 18 | via Philly.com
More sales but lower prices characterized the suburban real estate market in 2015's first quarter, as the Philadelphia region continued to extricate itself from the housing downturn. An analysis by economist Kevin Gillen of data provided by Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Fox & Roach Realtors showed that the typical suburban house sold fell in value by 1.8 percent in the first quarter compared with the fourth quarter. Comment?
Friday May 22 | via PennLive.com
In photo from left to right are Barbara Schmidt, senior vice president and general manager of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Central Pennsylvania; Ann Marie Haggerty, an office manager at Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage; Quentin Miller, president of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Central Pennsylvania and Ryan Hess, vice president of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Central Pennsylvania. Less than a mile separated two real estate offices on Linglestown Road in Lower Paxton Twp. Comment?
Monday May 4 | via TaxVox
Will cuts to a state's top income tax rate boost growth? Not necessarily. In a new TPC paper , Bill Gale, Aaron Krupkin, and Kim Rueben find little evidence linking state-level economic growth and taxes, especially income tax policy. Comment?
Apr 25, 2015 | via WICU12 Erie
Sales have jumped more than 30 percent compared to this time last year, according to Howard Hanna realtors of Erie. Nearly 800 new homes were sold in the Erie area among five major brokers during the first quarter of 2015. Comment?
Wednesday Apr 29 | via GantDaily.com
Think what you want about Wall Street bankers - they're greedy, overpaid, egotistical - but negotiation is their area of expertise. They have perfected the art of cutting a deal to their advantage, whether it's to buy a company, trade a stock or snag a bigger bonus. Comment?
5 min ago | via Daily Kos
Barcelona is one of the world's truly great cities: it has stunning architecture, efficient public transit, and gorgeous beaches. One of the most-tweeted photos in Spain these days shows riot police hauling away Ada Colau. Comment?
10 min ago | via SocketSite
Single-family home and condominium values within the San Francisco Metropolitan Area gained 3.0 and 4.5 percent respectively from February to March, according to the latest S&P Case-Shiller Home Price Index . The San Francisco index for single-family homes is running 10.3 percent higher on a year-over-year basis and is within 5.7 percent of a 2006 peak, having gained 52 percent since January of 2010 . Comment?
10 min ago | via Business Wire
Hanlon will help meet the demand for large-cabin extended range aircraft Flexjet is experiencing. )--FORM 8.3 PUBLIC OPENING POSITION DISCLOSURE/DEALING DISCLOSURE BY A PERSON WITH INTERESTS IN RELEVANT SECURITIES REPRESENTING 1% OR MORE Rule 8.3 of the Takeover Code --Levi & Korsinsky, LLP has commenced an investigation into the fairness of the sale of Geeknet, Inc. to Hot Topic, Inc. )--FORM 8.3 PUBLIC OPENING POSITION DISCLOSURE/DEALING DISCLOSURE BY A PERSON WITH INTERESTS IN RELEVANT SECURITIES REPRESENTING 1% OR MORE Rule 8.3 of the Takeover Code --The construction market in Spain is expected to grow at a CAGR of nearly 3% from 2015-2019, according to a new report from research firm Technavio. Comment?
2 hrs ago | via MarketWatch
Gold futures fell on Tuesday as upbeat U.S. data on new home sales and consumer confidence helped further strength the dollar and push prices for the metal toward their lowest in level in just over two weeks. dropped $17.40, or 1.5%, to $1,186.60 an ounce on Comex. Comment?
11 min ago | via The Independent
Simon Read is Personal Finance Editor at The Independent. He edits the Saturday Your Money section as well as writing for the news and business pages of the Independent and i newspaper. Comment?
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