Lake Hamilton Real Estate News
Yesterday | via ArkansasBusiness.com
The fortunes of Searcy's Ridout Lumber Co. and homebuilders are thoroughly intertwined. Comment?
Thursday May 21 | via Inside Bay Area
The Richmond flatlands have always been gritty -- ramshackle homes, trash-strewn lots and violence that kept police busy. It's what sent many white residents fleeing this city starting in the 1960s, leaving behind a black population that by 1990 comprised nearly half of Richmond's residents. Comment?
Thursday May 21 | via NWAonline
Home sales in Arkansas in March jumped almost 16 percent compared with March last year, the Arkansas Realtors Association said Wednesday. The average home price in the 43 counties surveyed by the association rose 8.5 percent to $158,959 in March. Comment?
Tuesday May 12 | via The City Wire
The economy across the Natural State is looking up which has helped hoist consumer sentiment measured by Arvest Bank's semi-annual survey. This spring report released Tuesday shows the index measuring Arkansas consumer sentiment rose to 79.1 in March, up from 68.1 in October and 67.4 in June 2014. Comment?
Monday May 11 | via The City Wire
Arkansas real estate agents were busy in March. Home sales in Arkansas' four largest markets rose an impressive 15.33% in March after being up 2.4% in February and down more than 2% in January. Comment?
13 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
The markets have been performing very well lately, occasionally hitting all-time highs. The buoyancy was triggered off by the hope of a delayed Fed rate hike amid a slew of sub-par U.S. economic data. Comment?
14 min ago | via WDUN-AM Gainesville
Mortgage giant Freddie Mac said Thursday the average rate on a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage ticked down to 3.84 percent this week from 3.85 percent a week earlier. The rate on 15-year fixed-rate mortgages slipped to 3.05 percent from 3.07 percent. Comment?
19 min ago | via Inman Real Estate News
Anticipating the entry of millennials into the housing market is a favorite guessing game among real estate professionals and economists. For much of the past decade, economic stressors including student loan debt and a weak employment and wage environment have kept the oldest of the 79 million Americans born between 1985 and 2004 renting with roommates or, more famously, living in their parents' homes . Comment?
33 min ago | via Xinhuanet
South Korea's central bank fell into a deeper dilemma after U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's comments indicated a rate hike within this year. Bank of Korea Governor Lee Ju-yeol said at a meeting with economic experts Tuesday that the central bank cannot help but closely monitor the movements in the global financial market after Yellen's comments hinted at the rate hike within this year. Comment?
38 min ago | via The Ashland Daily Tidings
City councilors read a slew of agenda item commentaries, master plans, budget reports, contracts, planning documents, etc. Being an unabashed policy wonk, I find most of the content interesting, and I've certainly learned a lot over the past two-and-a-half years. Comment?
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