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Oct 22, 2014 | via Boise Weekly
As a preview of the race to become the Idaho State Treasurer, Boise Weekly sat down with Republican incumbent Treasurer Ron Crane and his Democratic challenger Deborah Silver. Ron Crane will turn 67 years old on Sunday, Nov. 2. But he may be a bit too busy to celebrate; he's in the political fight of his career. Comment?
Mar 11, 2015 | via Deseret News
America's utility bills are the highest cost of maintaining a home, higher than either property taxes or insurance. Adopting a more efficient energy code in Utah would make sense. Comment?
Sep 22, 2014 | via The Spokesman-Review
That reflects a 6.74 percent increase in Idaho housing prices, and marks the second year of increases after four years of declines. Click below for the full announcement from the Idaho State Tax Commission. Comment?
Sep 22, 2014 | via KBCI CBS 2
Single people in Idaho earn half of what is considered a livable wage, while households with children tend to face even more economical challenges, according to a new study. Living wages pays for housing, food, utilities and other expenses such as tucking money away for savings. Comment?
6 min ago | via Business Law Prof Blog
It was recently announced that the SEC has reached a settlement in its lawsuit against Freddie Mac executives Richard Syron, Patricia Cook, and Donald Bisenius . The basic allegation in the case was that these executives violated Section 17 of the Securities Act and Section 10 of the Exchange Act by dramatically understating Freddie Mac's exposure to subprime mortgages. Comment?
26 min ago | via USA Today
Before you head out to open houses, your first question should be: Should I own a home at this time? Your second: Or should I remain a renter? Is it better to buy a home or rent? Spring - a time for fresh starts and, for some, a new home. Before you head out to open houses, your first question should be: Should I own a home at this time? Your second: Or should I remain a renter? Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1G3Htan Spring - a time for fresh starts and, for some, a new home. Comment?
1 hr ago | via LBC 97.3
Increased competition between lenders and ultra-low base rates from the Bank of England has allowed one company to offer a five-year mortgage with a fixed interest rate of just 1.99%. Experts believe the mortgage, which will be offered by HSBC from Monday, is the lowest deal of its kind in history ? but borrowers must pay 1,499 and have a 40% deposit. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Express India
Experts feel that the trend in net absorption of office spaces is set to rise on account of the government's 'make in India' push and an overall pick-up in the economy. While the residential real estate market, despite the consecutive cuts in interest rates by the Reserve Bank of India, continues to be bogged down by surging inventory levels. Comment?
1 hr ago | via China Daily
China's real estate market continued to weaken but with narrowing price drops in March, leaving analysts to expect a further rebound with new relaxed mortgage rules. Of 70 large and medium-sized cities surveyed, the number that saw new home prices dip on a monthly basis in March stood at 50, 16 fewer than in February, the National Bureau of Statistics said on Saturday. Comment?
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