Islandia Real Estate News
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Monday Dec 1 | via Sag Harbor Online
Sag Harbor resident and real estate agent John Brannen has enjoyed the largely recreational waterfront of the Ninevah community for years, but with the summer season this year he says the waterfront has been marred by the creation of a commercial mooring field, just outside of Sag Harbor Village waters, that boasts 60 to 70 moorings. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 26 | via Shelter Island Reporter
JULIE LANE PHOTO The Chequit, which James and Linda Eklund sold for $3.35 million along with an unidentified amount of an extra payment for the good will of the business this fall, was purchased for $100,000 by a finance company in a foreclosure sale in 1994 to be resold to the couple that ran it for the past 20 years. The National Security Council recommended to President Lyndon Baines Johnson that he adopt a two-stage plan for escalating the bombing of North Vietnam. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 19 | via Newsday
Islandia-based Gold Coast Bank has entered the residential mortgage business -- and it's making house calls. The bank said it will take applications in customers' homes or offices, if they wish. Comment?
Oct 4, 2014 | via Newsday
Two Suffolk County judges violated court rules designed to promote transparency and limit cronyism while awarding at least $600,000 in fees and expenses to political power broker Gary Melius and a network of his associates, a Newsday investigation has found. Suffolk Supreme Court Justice Thomas Whelan appointed Melius and his associates to serve as property managers or receivers, which are... Two Suffolk County judges violated court rules designed to promote transparency and limit cronyism while awarding at least $600,000 in fees and expenses to political power broker Gary Melius and a network of his associates, a Newsday investigation has found. Comment?
Oct 1, 2014 | via NorthJersey.com
A 48-year-old real estate agent was arrested on charges of sexual assault after allegedly engaging in inappropriate sexual activity with a 13-year-old girl, Bergen County authorities said Wednesday. Jhony F. Garcia, who lives in Bay Shore, on the South Shore of Long Island's Suffolk County, turned himself in on Monday after learning a warrant had been issued for his arrest, said Prosecutor John L. Molinelli. Comment?
13 hrs ago | via KWWL-TV Waterloo
Ameri... Graphic shows results of AP-GfK poll on commercial use of drones; 2c x 5 inches; 96.3 mm x 127 mm; Colorado's top law enforcement official promises to vigorously defend the state's historic law legalizing marijuana after Nebraska and Oklahoma asked the U.S. Supreme Court to declare it unconstitutional,... Colorado's top law enforcement official promises to vigorously defend the state's historic law legalizing marijuana after Nebraska and Oklahoma asked the U.S. Supreme Court to declare it unconstitutional, saying... Savvy Seattle-area real estate agents have gained an advantage by paying attention to the growing connections between China and Washington state. Comment?
21 hrs ago | via ABC News
One is a media adviser to perhaps Australia's most flamboyant politician. One is a former AFL player who made his fortune in the tourism business. Comment?
Wednesday | via DNAinfo.com
A clothing store that offers affordable dresses to teens and adults is set to open in Fulton Street Mall , targeting low- and middle-income New Yorkers, according to the real estate agent. Social Apparel chose the location in part to cater to clientele that might not be looking for higher-end clothing, according to the real estate broker that oversaw the deal. Comment?
Tuesday Dec 16 | via Newsday
Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac said Thursday that the average rate on the 30-year loan declined to 4.10 percent from 4.13 percent last week. Above, a fore sale sign is seen outside a home in Walpole, Mass., in September. Comment?
Tuesday Dec 16 | via WSJV-TV South Bend
As 2015 inches closer, so do the questions on what the year may hold. The personal finance social network WalletHub got some insight from a panel of leading economic and finance experts on their predictions for 2015. Comment?
4 min ago | via Fox News
A final revision of third-quarter GDP and housing data will highlight next week's economic calendar. All U.S. banks and securities markets are closed Thursday for the Christmas holiday. Comment?
7 min ago | via Reuters
U.S. homeowners suing mortgage companies once owned by a bank Wells Fargo & Co later acquired won a $54.8 million verdict on Friday in a class action over excessive fees. The verdict, by a federal jury in Manhattan, came in a long-running lawsuit by borrowers whose mortgages were owned or serviced by HomEq Serving or the lender whose loans it was established to manage, the now-defunct The Money Store. Comment?
10 min ago | via Hotel Business
Ashford Hospitality Trust has acquired the balance of a 28-hotel portfolio from Prudential Real Estate Investors for $250.1 million. The 28.26% Ashford will acquire from Prudential values the full portfolio transaction value at $1.735 billion. Comment?
11 min ago | via Sampan
As the economy continues to strengthen, you may wonder whether to stay in your current home or sell while the timing seems perfect. Since there are many things to sort out, the experts at Homes.com have put together a comprehensive overview of things to consider: Size: If your home is too small, moving may be a more affordable, less stressful option than additions, which can be costly and overwhelming. Comment?
11 min ago | via Sampan
It may seem like the size of your home is the be-all and end-all of your home's value. But there are many other factors that come into play when determining the listing price of a particular home. Comment?
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