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23 hrs ago | via Albany Times Union
In this Tuesday, July 16, 2013, file photo, a customer uses an ATM at a Bank of America branch on Peachtree Street, in Atlanta. U.S. bank earnings rose 7.3 percent in the July-September quarter of 2014, from a year earlier, as banks reduced their expenses and continued to lend out more money, which helped drive up revenue. Comment?
Monday | via Housing Wire
The Center for NYC Neighborhoods and the national Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law released a joint report on foreclosure rescue scams. The report , titled "Who Can You Trust? The Foreclosure Rescue Scam Crisis in New York," combines quantitative data on national trends from the Lawyers' Committee and qualitative data from focus groups coordinated by the Center. Comment?
Sunday Nov 23 | via The Real Deal
Scammers are conning millions out of cash-strapped New York homeowners, according to a new study to be released Monday. Some 2,700 families across the state have been affected by foreclosure scams, which offer false promises of loan modifications, and the problem is particularly acute in the Southeast Brooklyn, Northeast Bronx and Southeast Queens, according to the New York Post. Comment?
Friday Nov 7 | via Theflyonthewall.com
Information Management Network to hold a symposium Private Label RMBS Reform Symposium is being held in New York on November 12. Lawsky reports a positive for mortgage space, says FBR Capital FBR Capital views reports of New York Department of Financial Services Superintendent Benjamin Lawsky's plans to step down in 2015 as a positive for mortgage servicing space. FBR notes Ocwen Financial has been the company under the most scrutiny with Lawsky in charge and that Nationstar Mortgage ) has also received a letter from the regulator. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 19 | via Housing Wire
The third-quarter report from RealtyTrac on flipping shows that 26,947 single-family homes were flipped nationwide in the third quarter of 2014 - where a home is purchased and subsequently sold again within 12 months - representing 4% of all U.S. single-family home sales. That's down from 4.6% in the second quarter of 2014 and down from 5.6% in the third quarter of 2013 to the lowest level since the second quarter of 2009. Comment?
6 min ago | via IcNetwork
A director accused of receiving up to A 1,000 a day in company cash while workers' jobs were at risk could not recall shopping in Harrods with some of it, Cardiff Crown Court heard. Margaret Jean Murray-Shelley, 44 is accused of treating the business she ran with her former husband as her own personal honeypot and milking its funds. Comment?
2 hrs ago | via KIII
Sales of new U.S. homes edged up modestly in October, led by a big jump in activity in the Midwest. New home sales advanced 0.7 percent last month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 458,000, the Commerce Department reported Wednesday. Comment?
11 min ago | via The New Zealand Herald
Specialist Wingszi Chiang, left, works with traders at her post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. File photo / AP Wall Street seesawed near record highs ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday and as key producers gathered in Vienna for an Opec meeting that might help determine how much further the price of oil will slide. Comment?
18 min ago | via Investor's Business Daily
Reports on durable goods, jobless claims, home sales, consumer spending and more were mildly disappointing on Wednesday, following a slew of bullish economic data. The overall U.S. trend is still upbeat, though. Comment?
21 min ago | via Business Journal
Pending home sales in California picked up the pace in October and rose for the second straight month, with the trend likely to continue through the rest of the year, according to the California Association of Realtors. Pending home sales, based on signed contracts, rose 2 percent in October from September, the first back-to-back increase since early this year, when pending sales rose for three straight months beginning in January, Los Angeles-based C.A.R. said. Comment?
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