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19 hrs ago | via National Mortgage News
San Francisco continued its reign atop HSH.com's list of salaries needed in 27 metro areas to afford a median-priced home in the first quarter, this time requiring an income of just $141,416, down nearly $1,000 from the previous quarter. Cleveland, however, returned to its status as the most affordable of the 27 metro areas, due to its mortgage rate of 3.82%, down 23 basis points, and a nearly 13% drop in home prices. Comment?
23 hrs ago | via Sunshine State News
Some of the biggest names in the Democratic Party are heading to the Sunshine State this week to hit up Florida donors for cash. President Barack Obama will be headed to Miami Wednesday to fundraise for the Democratic National Committee at real estate giant Stephen Bittel's home. Comment?
Yesterday | via Washington Times
The phrase gets old after a while, but it's time to rev up Air Force One once again: President Obama has a pair of fundraisers to attend in Florida. On Wednesday he's off to Miami to raise money for the Democratic National Committee at a private dinner in the home of a local real estate kingpin, priced up to $33,400 a plate. Comment?
Thursday May 21 | via The Orlando Sentinel
The kiosks could address almost anything under the scope of civil law, such as divorce, foreclosure or conflicts with landlords. You'd type in your problem and the machine would tell you which legal forms need to be filled out, whether you have to pay for legal services and what kind of lawyer you should seek out if you do need one. Comment?
Friday May 22 | via Business Journal
Headway Office Park in Lauderdale Lakes is headed to auction after its owner lost a $12.9 million foreclosure judgment. Wells Fargo Bank, representing a commercial mortgage-backed securities trust, won the judgment against SRA/Sunrise Development over a $10.8 million mortgage, plus interest and fees. Comment?
11 min ago | via The Washington Post
Copper rose from the lowest in four weeks as better-than-expected U.S. new home sales boosted the outlook for demand in the world's second-biggest metals consumer. Copper gained as much as 0.5 percent in London after settling Tuesday at the lowest since April 27. Purchases of new homes increased 6.8 percent to a 517,000 annualized pace from a 484,000 rate in the prior month, according to another report from the Commerce Department. Comment?
19 min ago | via AmericanBankingNews.com
Zacks' analyst wrote, "Benchmark Electronics, Inc. provides contract electronics manufacturing and design services to original equipment manufacturers in select industries, including medical devices, communications equipment, industrial and business computers, testing instrumentation and industrial controls. They specializes in manufacturing high quality, technologically complex printed circuit board assemblies with computer-automated equipment using surface mount and pin-through-hole interconnection technologies for customers requiring low to medium volume production runs. Comment?
24 min ago | via Lake Cowichan Gazette
A speculation tax on homes bought and quickly flipped would do little if anything to restrain Metro Vancouver's rising real estate prices, according to some observers. Tsur Somerville, director of UBC's Centre for Urban Economics and Real Estate, said he sees little sign of the kind of short-term speculation that has sometimes been rampant in the region. Comment?
29 min ago | via Business Wire
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30 min ago | via Santa Cruz Sentinel
Median price: $755,000 Unsold Inventory Index: 2.8 months Median price: $405,000 Unsold Inventory Index: 3.7 months SANTA CRUZ >> High-end buyers have been busy in Santa Cruz County, with one of every five single-family home sales in April fetching more than $1 million. That drove up the median price - the midpoint of what sold - to $755,000, the highest since August 2007, and up from $625,750 a year ago, according to Gary Ganges of Real Options Realty, who tracks the numbers. Comment?
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