Laurel Hill Real Estate News
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Yesterday | via National Mortgage News
A final judgment against Bank of America in a mortgage-bond lawsuit by the Securities and Exchange Commission was signed by a federal judge, helping clear the way for the lender to complete a $16.7 billion global settlement of claims it misled investors about risk. The judgment signed yesterday by U.S. District Judge Max O. Cogburn Jr. in Charlotte, North Carolina, bars Bank of America from using deceit or fraud to sell securities. Comment?
Yesterday | via The Virginian-Pilot
U.S. home prices rose in September at the slowest pace in more than two years, reflecting modest sales gains and a rising number of available homes. The Standard & Poor's/Case-Shiller 20-city home price index, released Tuesday, increased 4.9 percent in September from 12 months earlier. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 18 | via Business Journal
Coldwell Banker's Home Listing Report 2014 looked at more than 51,000 home listings in 2,000 communities to come up with the average listing price of a four-bedroom, two-bathroom home. The report offers an extensive price comparison tool that offers some insight into how different communities compare. Comment?
Thursday Nov 13 | via Rebuilding Place in the Urban Space
Yesterday's Post had an article, " Why you're often better off saving for retirement than buying a house ," making the point that in many housing submarkets across the US, prices are stagnant, so people can "make more money" by investing rather than owning a house which isn't likely to appreciate and when the tax benefits of the mortgage deduction are minimal. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 12 | via WBTV
In 2005 it was still a quintessential American dream to buy a home and fix it up for your family. "We purchased this home," Kathryn Diefenderfer said Wednesday as she took WBTV's Melissa Hankins on a tour of her ranch-style house on a wooded lot in the Steele Creek area. Comment?
7 min ago | via Oxford Mail
PROTESTERS gathered outside the Oxford Union last night as co-founder of the English Defence League Tommy Robinson gave a talk. Oxford Union has been criticised for their decision to host the former spokesman and leader of the EDL in a protest letter signed by 200 people, including the film director Ken Loach. Comment?
19 min ago | via RTE.ie
AIB put a planned bond deal on hold yesterday, blaming a deterioration in the markets after the plan to issue the new 10-year mortgage-backed debt was announced less than 24 hours earlier. Investors and traders had been waiting for the deal - expected to be up to 1 billion in size - to price yesterday. Comment?
35 min ago | via ABC News
MARK COLVIN: A parliamentary inquiry has effectively accused the foreign investment regulator of being asleep on the job when it comes to monitoring foreign investment in the housing market. The economics committee says the Foreign Investment Review Board has taken no court action since 2006 for breaches of the foreign investment framework. Comment?
1 hr ago | via The Windsor Star
Sandra Pupatello has been named as one of Canada's top 100 most powerful women executives by the Women's Executive Network. Sandra Pupatello has been named as one of Canada's top 100 most powerful women executives by the Women's Executive Network. Comment?
1 hr ago | via The Newberg Graphic
Hillsboro-based immigration attorney Leslie Martinez, a U.S. citizen of Mexican-American descent, watched President Obama's immigration speech on Thursday night. Comment?
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