Glendora Real Estate News
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Yesterday | via Glendale News-Press
The city will partially fund a six-unit affordable-housing project to be built by Habitat for Humanity, making it the ninth such development in Glendale. The Housing Authority voted unanimously last week to contribute $1.4 million to construct the home-ownership project, roughly half of the $2.8-million total cost for the condominiums. Comment?
Monday | via American Reporter
Readers who see three YouTube videos on our front page this past week must be curious. Has The Americzan Reporter become tabloid? Is the editor out of his mind? There is a simple explanation, and it is a news-related one. Comment?
Sunday May 17 | via New Hampshire Public Radio -
Eighty-year-old Arlene Rosenblatt rents out her quaint converted duplex in Santa Monica, Calif., whenever she and her husband leave town to visit their seven grandchildren. She charges anywhere from $115 to $220 a night for her home, listing it on Airbnb and other sites. Comment?
Friday May 15 | via Business Journal
California's spring home-buying season kicked off in April with growth in both home sales and prices for the third straight month, according to the California Association of Realtors. Closed escrow sales of existing, single-family detached homes in California rose 9.2 percent to a seasonally adjusted annualized rate of 427,620 units in April, from the revised 391,440 homes sold in March, Los Angeles-based C.A.R. said. Comment?
Wednesday May 13 | via Business Journal
Housing affordability improved over the first three months of the year as lower interest rates and stabilizing home prices over the past year made it easier for more Californians to buy a home, according to latest data from the California Association of Realtors. The percentage of home buyers who could afford to buy a median-priced, existing single-family home in California rose to 34 percent in the first quarter from 31 percent in the fourth quarter and 33 percent in the year-ago period, according to C.A.R.'s Traditional Housing Affordability Index. Comment?
Friday May 22 | via Daily Herald
There's plenty you can do to affect how much money you make on a home sale or spend on a purchase, according to Consumer Reports' recent survey of real estate pros. In a typical transaction, the money you stand to gain from making smart moves -- or lose from making poor ones--can be substantial, from 11 percent to 20 percent of a home's value, according to the survey. Comment?
Friday May 22 | via Banker & Tradesman
A new report from real estate data collector RealtyTrac shows U.S. foreclosure filings were up 3 percent in April compared with March and up 9 percent from the same time last year, reaching their highest levels in over a year. The U.S. foreclosure rate in April was one in every 1,049 housing units with a foreclosure filing, according to RealtyTrac. Comment?
Thursday May 21 | via Monterey County Herald
The University Village Apartments, an affordable housing development off Second Avenue in Marina, are under contruction in March 2014. Monterey >> Rising home prices so far this year have kept Monterey County home affordability at near-record lows, contributing to an increase in rents. Comment?
Wednesday May 20 | via Palo Alto Weekly
Home sales are provided by California REsource, a real estate information company that obtains the information from the County Recorder's Office. Information is recorded from deeds after the close of escrow and published within four to eight weeks. Comment?
Wednesday May 20 | via JD Supra
Policyholders seeking insurance funds to settle a case often face an insurer's demand that some amount should be allocated to uncovered claims or parties. The issue arises often under directors and officers liability policies, when settlements resolve the liability of covered directors and the uncovered company. Comment?
15 min ago | via Bloomberg
JPMorgan Chase & Co.' s $500 million settlement with pension funds over Bear Stearns's sale of mortgage-backed securities was approved by a federal judge. Comment?
18 min ago | via Lewistown Sentinel
Renters are on the rise in America's biggest cities, but many tenants are scrambling to keep up with growing rent bills and shrinking vacancies, according to a study being released Thursday. From Boston to Miami, New York to Los Angeles, more than half of tenants are paying what experts consider unaffordable rents, says a report by New York University's Furman Center, which studies real estate and urban policy, and bank Capital One, which is a leading affordable-housing lender and financed the research. Comment?
20 min ago | via KMPH-TV Fresno
By January of 2017, the U.S. Navy will welcome its first shipment of F-35 Strike Fighters, which will be stationed at Naval Air Station Lemoore. Real estate agent Debra White says, "The area here is steadily increasing like 4 to 6 percent and I think we will see that increase over the next couple of years with the influx of military personal." Comment?
23 min ago | via WWLP
However real estate experts say in the current market, buying is a great option, especially compared to renting. Over the past year, rent rates have gone up 4%. Comment?
35 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
The company is gradually increasing its investment on the credit side, and has managed to diversify its asset base on the commercial side as well. Two Harbors Investments is a Maryland corporation that invests in residential mortgage-backed securities and other related investments. Comment?
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