Lake-Monroe Real Estate News
Friday Apr 10 | via WFTV Orlando
Alfred Figueroa's family is all grown up, so he and his wife no longer need their four-bedroom home in Oviedo. Bowen said homes in subdivisions like Alafaya Woods, Sabal Point and Sweet Water Oaks that are located near businesses and good schools, are exceptionally desirable. Comment?
Mar 11, 2015 | via The Orlando Sentinel
Seminole County 's "Facebooking" judge, Linda Schoonover, on Wednesday ratcheted up a notch her fight to keep from surrendering her Facebook records to a special prosecutor. She also asked to keep secret her medical records, including any information about prescriptions she's taking for mental illnesses. Comment?
Feb 27, 2015 | via Business Journal
IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE EIGHTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR SEMINOLE COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION CASE NO.: 2012CA004497 U.S. BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, AS TRUSTEE FOR STRUCTURED ASSET INVESTMENT LOAN TRUST MORTGAGE PASS-THROUGH CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2006-3 Plaintiff, vs. DAVID ESLER, et a Defendants. Comment?
Feb 17, 2015 | via The Orlando Sentinel
Wells Fargo Bank racked up $57,000 in fines for code violations at a single-family home in Altamonte Springs, and now the bank wants a discount on its bill. The Wells Fargo home is an example of a large fine associated with a long-term foreclosure property. Comment?
Jan 27, 2015 | via The Orlando Sentinel
Two years ago, Seminole County launched a $1.4-million effort to help the homeless after a blistering report on "60 Minutes" showed needy children sleeping in trucks and families living week-to-week in run-down motels. On Tuesday, county commissioners learned that Seminole's Homeless Prevention Program has helped more than 100local families find a stable place to live, pay their utility bills and receive job training. Comment?
Friday | via Business Journal
IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIFTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT OFTHE STATE OF FLORIDA, IN AND FOR LAKE COUNTY CIVIL DIVISION CASE NO. Comment?
Friday | via St. Petersburg Times
Florida has always been rich with banks but too often poor on their bottom lines. Time and again, the state has proven to be one of the great sirens for banks, luring far-away banking companies convinced the now-third largest state is awash with wealthy retirees and small businesses panting for the arrival of one more financial institution. Comment?
Friday | via St. Petersburg Times
In the first three months of 2015, the bay area ranked fourth nationally in all-cash purchases of single family homes and condos, RealtyTrac reported Friday. Slightly over 43 percent of sales were in cash, a strong indication that investors remain active in the market even as prices rise. Comment?
Tuesday Apr 21 | via WZVN-TV Fort Myers
Tuna worker's daughter speaks out after her dad died in an oven at the Bumble Bee tuna plant in California. Charges were filed against the company and two employees. Comment?
Tuesday Apr 28 | via Tampa Bay Newspapers
Editor: The recent TBT Editorial 'Immoral Minority' regarding Medicaid expansion both named and shamed Florida state House legislators who could yet redeem themselves. To those politicians we ask: What kind of political game are you playing with human life? How can you trifle with and politicize human health and suffering? Last month my 49-year-old husband had his first major health problem and spent three nights in the hospital. Comment?
2 hrs ago | via NEWS.com.au
JULIE Bishop has been accused of showing a 'lack of humanity' as the bodies of the Bali Nine ringleaders were returned to Australia. TONY Abbott says childcare subsidies should not be regarded as "welfare" for families, as a political storm brews over the government's new childcare package. Comment?
7 min ago | via NYSBA
Program Description: This program provides a step-by-step guide as well as practical tips to attorneys in purchases and sales of homes, covering: pre-contract issues such as dealing with brokers and property inspection; clause-by-clause review of contract drafting and negotiation, including mortgage contingency clause issues; mortgage financing issues; title and survey examination and insurance; pulling it all together at the closing; and ethical issues related to sales of homes. All attorneys seeking a fundamental but practical overview of handling a residential home sale or purchase. Comment?
28 min ago | via Dorsetecho.co.uk
The tradition of banks keeping their doors closed on a bank holiday may be in decline, as scores of branches up and down the country will be open tomorrow. RBS and NatWest said that, in a break with a 144-year-old custom, they will open 34 branches on Bank Holiday Monday. Comment?
50 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
In the rear view mirror, as expected first-quarter GDP stunk, although it remained just barely positive. Some good news was the big increase in median wages and benefits. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Sydney Morning Herald
I'm at that age where many of my friends and colleagues are in the "repeat button" stage of life where our responsibilities are high and our available time is low. For both men and women it is a continuous battle to balance the " four burners" of life during this time: spirituality, family/friends, health, and career. Comment?
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