Jermyn Real Estate News
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Thursday Feb 19 | via The Times-Tribune
A more-attractive-than-usual slate of Scranton properties will be available at next month's judicial sale for bargain hunters. The properties are among hundreds that city officials targeted for a different sale process known as the "Pittsburgh Plan" in the 1990s but never followed through, said Ron Koldjeski, deputy director of the Lackawanna County Tax Claim Bureau. Comment?
Jan 10, 2015 | via The Times-Tribune
Fannie Mae, also known as Federal National Mortgage Association, Dallas, Texas, by its attorney in fact, Phelan Hallinan LLP, to Jeffrey Michael Magnot; a property at 202 Prynn St., Blakely, for $105,900. Covington Lakes Estates LLC, Covington Twp., to Ralph and Robbin Lamo, Clinton, N.J.; a property at Route 611 and State Road, Covington Twp., for $300,000. Comment?
Sep 11, 2014 | via The Times-Tribune
One of several purple ribbons are displayed around Lackawanna County Courthouse Square on Monday, for awareness of epilepsy in downtown Scranton. November is Epilepsy Month. Comment?
Oct 30, 2014 | via The Times-Tribune
Scranton should create a public authority empowered to cut through red tape often associated with developing foreclosed properties, City Councilman Bill Gaughan said Wednesday. Recent changes in state law allow municipalities to use entities known as land banks as a tool to combat blight and encourage economic development - an approach Mayor Bill Courtright endorsed in last year's campaign. Comment?
Oct 23, 2014 | via The Times-Tribune
A woman who made mortgage payments for years on a home she didn't technically own won a court case Wednesday against the bank trying to eject her. It's a messy situation, called a "David and Goliath" story by one of the defendant's former attorneys, and still not fully resolved. Comment?
Wednesday Feb 18 | via Business Wire
Mortgage industry veteran John J. Goulding to serve as Vice President, Regional Sales Manager for locations on the Eastern Seaboard )-- Stearns Lending, LLC , a leading national mortgage lender with Retail, Wholesale, Correspondent, and Strategic Alliances business channels, is proud to announce that John J. Goulding, Vice President, Regional Sales Manager , has joined the Company and now leads the effort to expand Stearns' Retail sales and market presence in the Mid-Atlantic Region. "We are very pleased to welcome John Goulding to our Retail sales management team," said John Adam, Executive Vice President - National Retail Lending Leader. Comment?
Thursday Feb 12 | via Mortgage News Daily
As the housing industry continues to recover we see occasional troublesome spikes in one statistic or another. RealtyTrac reported a couple of such statistics in its U.S. Foreclosure Market Report for January, surges that, at first glance look ominous , but are probably good news . Comment?
Thursday Feb 12 | via Patch.com
Joseph McDonald, regional vice president of Weichert, Realtors, announced that the Clinton office was recognized for outstanding performance in January. The office led the entire company for listings sold, as well as the region, which is comprised of offices throughout Mercer, Warren, Hunterdon, Somerset and Union counties in New Jersey, and the Lehigh Valley area of Pennsylvania, in resale listings, resale revenue units and resale dollar volume. Comment?
Wednesday Feb 11 | via Patch.com
Joseph McDonald, regional vice president of Weichert, Realtors, announced that Joseph Baylis of the East Windsor office was individually recognized for his exceptional industry success during the month of January. Baylis led the entire company for listings sold, as well as the region, which is comprised of offices throughout Mercer, Warren, Hunterdon, Somerset and Union counties in New Jersey, and the Lehigh Valley area of Pennsylvania, for resale revenue units. Comment?
Tuesday Feb 3 | via The Morning Call
Standard and Poor's will pay $20 million and halt part of its commercial-mortgage bond business for one year to settle lawsuit about mortgage-backed securities. Bloomberg's Scarlet Fu reports on "In The Loop." Comment?
2 min ago | via Marin Independent Journal
April 15 is still a ways away, but a growing number of Americans may be surprised to learn that someone has already filed their tax returns for them -- and also made off with their tax refunds. "It is a massive problem," said Brian Krebs, an investigative reporter who runs a globally watched cybersecurity website. Comment?
3 min ago | via Xinhuanet
The average home price in 100 monitored Chinese cities dropped both on a month-on-month basis and year-on-year basis in February, according to a leading property research institute. The average home price of the 100 cities came in at 10,539 yuan per square meter, down 0.24 percent month on month and 3.84 percent year on year, showed a report released by the China Index Academy on Saturday. Comment?
7 min ago | via WTOC-TV Savannah
Dozens of people received information on the process of buying their first home. The Urban League of Columbus offered tips on understanding the basics of how to qualify for mortgage loans and down payment assistance in the Columbus area. Comment?
58 min ago | via KHGI
A 44-year-old Omaha real estate agent accused of running a sports bookmaking operation has been sentenced to three years' probation for federal tax evasion. Todd Bartusek had faced up to five years in federal prison when he was sentenced Friday in Omaha's U.S. District Court. Comment?
1 hr ago | via St. Augustine Record
Davidson Realty will offer Career Opportunity open house from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Davidson offices in World Golf Village. Attendees will receive information about licensing processes, expenses and insights from Davidson's agents about life as a Realtor. Comment?
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