Grandin Real Estate News
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Oct 5, 2014 | via Natl. Relocation & Real Estate
RealtyTracA recently released its Q3 2014 Residential Property Rental Report, which ranks the best markets for buying residential rental properties. For the report, RealtyTrac analyzed median sales prices for residential properties and average fair market rents for three bedroom properties in 586 U.S. counties with a combined population of 218 million people - 71 percent of the total U.S. population. Comment?
10 hrs ago | via Daytona Beach News-Journal Online
Nearly a decade since problem loans and subsequent bank failures helped usher in the Great Recession, Florida's lending industry continues to be rife with fraud, a new study shows. Nationwide, mortgage application fraud also is on the rise, with nearly three-fourths of all loan activity marred by some type of misrepresentation, according to a recent analysis by LexisNexis Risk Solutions. Comment?
Friday Dec 19 | via GlobeSt.com
Start the day with the information that matters to you. Read GlobeSt.com's Florida AM Alert for coverage of transactions, events and newsmakers from across the Southeast. Comment?
Thursday Dec 18 | via Business Journal
A Miami attorney is at least the fourth person to plead guilty to charges stemming from a troubled real estate project in Carrollwood. Rashmi Airan-Pace pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit wire, mail and bank fraud in connection with the purchase of The Arbors, according to a statement from the U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Florida. Comment?
Thursday Dec 18 | via Media Matters for America
A Tampa Tribune editorial supporting former Gov. Jeb Bush's decision to explore the possibility of running for president claimed that his past business dealings, which include questionable investments, taxpayer bailouts, and failed ventures, "add to his qualifications" to be president. The Tampa Tribune: Bush's Business Record "Only Adds To His Qualifications." Comment?
Wednesday Dec 17 | via Business Journal
For the past five years, Florida has lead the nation in mortgage fraud and this year is no different, according to a report from LexisNexis Risk Solutions. The data from the Alpharetta, Ga.-based firm says Florida's mortgage fraud rate "is more than five times the expected rate of fraud for the state," which is based on the volume of mortgages originated, according to the Miami Herald. Comment?
6 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
Under an agreement to be signed as soon as today, Ocwen Financial will acknowledge that it didn't properly deal with distressed homeowners and failed to maintain adequate systems for servicing hundreds of billions of dollars in mortgages, the WSJ reports . Comment?
22 min ago | via HeraldNet
By Treasury Secretary Jack Lew's reckoning, being a millionaire does not constitute living high above the ranks of ordinary people. Lew said last week that back when he was in the private sector enjoying six- and seven-figure pay packages, "My own compensation was never in the stratosphere." Comment?
26 min ago | via Las Vegas Review Journal
Korte Company has added five to its Las Vegas office. Danny Ellis, Gerald McMillen and Dan Kinney will be project superintendents; Joe Barber, a project manager and Tony DeGrechie has joined special services. Comment?
29 min ago | via Squamish Chief
Marina Estates residents are on tenterhooks following two blows last week that, for some, could mean the difference between housing security and homelessness. Early in the week, residents were issued a Dynamic Property Management letter stating that by Aug. 21, liens will be registered against those condo owners who have not yet paid a special leaky condo renovation levy. Comment?
40 min ago | via Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce
Savvy Seattle-area real estate agents have gained an advantage by paying attention to the growing connections between China and Washington state. "I'm so glad my mother made me study Chinese," laughed property broker Janie Lee, after showing a client from Beijing a $4 million home in the suburb of Medina. Comment?
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