Harpersfield Real Estate News
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3 hrs ago | via The New Zealand Herald
A proposed NYC levy would require part-time New Yorkers to pay a 0.5 per cent surcharge on dwellings valued at more than $5 million. Photo / Thinkstock The real-estate industry is mobilising to kill a proposed levy on non-resident owners of apartments valued at more than $5 million, seeking to ensure the world's biggest city doesn't follow London, Hong Kong and Singapore in extracting extra cash from trophy properties. Comment?
16 hrs ago | via Natl. Relocation & Real Estate
According to RealtyTracA 's recently released U.S. Foreclosure Market Reporta for September and the third quarter of 2014, foreclosure filings - default notices, scheduled auctions and bank repossessions - were reported on 317,171 U.S. properties in the third quarter, down 16 percent from a year ago but up 0.42 percent from the previous quarter - marking the first quarterly increase since the third quarter of 2011. The quarterly increase in overall foreclosure activity was driven by a 2 percent increase in default notices and a 7 percent quarterly increase in scheduled foreclosure auctions . Comment?
22 hrs ago | via Planetizen
In a recent address to the Conference on Economic Opportunity and Inequality, chairwoman of the Federal Reserve Janet Yellen portrayed the stark inequalities growing within American society. As discussed by John Cassidy in The New Yorker , Janet Yellen's opening remarks to a conference in Boston were entirely devoted to outlining inequalities in the United States. Comment?
Thursday Oct 16 | via KELO-TV Sioux Falls
It's been another volatile trading day on Wall Street, but it appears stock indexes have at least recovered this morning's steep drop. The Dow sank as much as 206 points in the first hour of trading but has been wavering between positive and negative territory this afternoon. Comment?
Thursday Oct 16 | via World News Report
RealtyTracA , the nation's leading source for comprehensive housing data, today released its U.S. Foreclosure Market Reporta for September and the third quarter of 2014, which shows foreclosure filings -- default notices, scheduled auctions and bank repossessions -- were reported on 317,171 U.S. properties in the third quarter, down 16 percent from a year ago but up 0.42 percent from the previous quarter -- the first quarterly increase since the third quarter of 2011. The quarterly increase in overall foreclosure activity was driven by a 2 percent increase in default notices and a 7 percent quarterly increase in scheduled foreclosure auctions . Comment?
46 min ago | via Mail on Sunday
Brighton, Southampton and Luton were tipped as the three hottest future house price locations for the next five years, by property website Rightmove, as it said prices are now rising faster in the South East than London. A ripple effect is occurring as cash-rich Londoners move out of the capital and buyers seek better value for their money and more affordable properties, its latest monthly report said. Comment?
1 hr ago | via BBC News
The housing market is "sitting on a plateau", a lenders' group has said, despite renewed competition between providers on mortgage rates. Gross mortgage lending totalled A 17.8bn in September, down 1% on the previous month, the Council of Mortgage Lenders said. Comment?
15 min ago | via MyBankTracker
Student loan debt has reached an all-time high and grads are facing an uphill battle to pay it down. Faced with high unemployment rates and low wages, borrowers are increasingly finding themselves pinched for cash. Comment?
19 min ago | via Reuters
Britain's top equity index slipped on Monday, as last week's bounce off 15-month lows faded and a dip in the shares of global bank HSBC pegged back the market. The blue-chip FTSE 100 index, which on Friday had risen 1.9 percent, was down by 0.4 percent, or 23.27 points, at 6,287.02 points in early session trading. Comment?
20 min ago | via Off the Kuff
This Court hears all nature of alleged felony offenses arising anywhere in Harris county. These cases range from theft to capital murder. Comment?
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