Grandin Real Estate News
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?
2 hrs ago | via Natl. Relocation & Real Estate
Moneycorp noted a spike in the number of Britons making international payments for U.S. property purchases in January this year. As the Christmas vacation receded and the winter weather continued, Brits sought to fight the January blues by investing in a place in the sun. Comment?
Friday | via The Real Deal
The South Florida real estate market experienced its fourth straight year of record-breaking sales, fueled by a continuing surge of wealthy Latin America buyers, according to a report released Friday, conducted by the National Association of Realtors for the Miami Association of Realtors. "The difference between Miami today and Miami of a year or two ago is the ultra-high net worth individual," said Teresa King Kinney, CEO of the Miami Association of Realtors, who presented the report Friday at the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce's South Florida Real Estate Summit at Jungle Island. Comment?
Thursday | via Business Journal
IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIFTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT OF THE STATE OF FLORIDA, IN AND FOR LAKE COUNTY CIVIL DIVISION Case No:35-2013-CA-002299-XXXX-XX Division: Civil Division FEDERAL NATIONAL MORTGAGE ASSOCIATION Plaintiff, vs. UNKNOWN HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, ASSIGNEES, CREDITORS, LIENORS, TRUSTEES OF M. ARNELL BROWN, ... (more) Comment?
Thursday Mar 26 | via Business Journal
Central Florida's foreclosure rate has held steady below 4 percent for four consecutive months, according to a new report by Corelogic. The Santa Ana, Calif.-based property data service shows the rate of Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford area foreclosures among outstanding mortgage loans was 3.24 percent in January, down 3.23 percentage points from January 2014 when the rate was 6.47 percent. Comment?
Thursday Mar 5 | via Business Journal
Who said Florida is a great place to retire? Bankrate.com, based in North Palm Beach, ranks Florida 28th on its list of best and worst states to retire.The Sunshine State has one of the highest crime rates, some of the highest living costs, and some of the worst health care in the nation, according to Bankrate.com. Click here to read the report. Comment?
28 min ago | via Star Tribune
Tax season is a good time to review investment strategies that can leverage low income and life changes to drive down future tax bills. Retirees who file their taxes quarterly may feel like every season is tax season, but preparing for the April tax deadline is a good time to seek out new deductions and plan some strategies for the year ahead. Comment?
1 hr ago | via KTAR
The gap between rental cost and household income is increasing to unsustainable levels in most major metro areas, including in Phoenix and Tucson, according to a new report by the National Association of Realtors. A new report shows Tucson and Phoenix-area renters have had to deal with a double whammy: Dwindling or stagnant incomes coupled with significant rent hikes. Comment?
2 hrs ago | via Seeking Alpha
The U.S. housing market went through a rough phase for a couple of months only to rebound in full swing and log a seven-year high new home sales data in February. In fact, the space hogged investors' attention to start 2015 on sustained economic recovery, a healing job market, rising consumer confidence, moderating home prices and, of course, low interest rates prevailing in the U.S. The optimism was so high in the housing space prior to the key spring selling season that even a frigid winter did not subdue the mood. Comment?
2 hrs ago | via The New Zealand Herald
Renters are paying up to $60 more a week than they were a year ago for properties across some of Auckland's 30 suburbs. The property management company looked at median prices over the six months to February 2015, compared with the same period last year. Comment?
2 hrs ago | via Natl. Relocation & Real Estate
In a standing room only recent company meeting at the Raleigh Regional Association of REALTORS facility, Gary Rabon and Wallace Peiffer, owner/partners of Coldwell Banker Advantage announced that their longtime owner/partner, Eddie Speas has been named Chief Operating Officer of the firm effective immediately. Gary Rabon began Coldwell Banker Advantage in 1995 after acquiring Wythe Properties and becoming a Coldwell Banker franchise. Comment?
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