Laurel Hill Real Estate News
Thursday Mar 26 | via WRAL.com
The current gas tax is 37.5 cents per gallon, a price derived based on a formula that includes the wholesale price of gasoline. That wholesale price has plummeted over the past year, meaning the gas tax was set to follow suit this summer. Comment?
Tuesday Mar 24 | via Daily Dispatch
On Monday night, the Henderson City Council tabled a vote on the sale of three foreclosed properties until members gather more information. Specifically, members of the City Council wanted to know more about the city's legal authority to require renovations or demolition with the sale of a jointly owned city-county property. Comment?
Wednesday Mar 18 | via BladenOnline
Raleigh : About 2,200 North Carolinians who are owed a total of $2 million from SunTrust for wrongful foreclosures should start receiving claim forms in the mail this week, Attorney General Roy Cooper said today. "Foreclosures hurt our families, neighborhoods and communities," said Cooper. Comment?
Monday Mar 16 | via Examiner.com
Charlotte has long been known as the Queen City , and for good reason: It was named during the late 18th-century reign of Queen Charlotte, wife of King George III, who's best known as the guy who lost Britain's American colonies to an upstart band of rebels. But Charlotte is about more than centuries-old colonial history. Comment?
Friday Mar 13 | via The Independent
Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Compare the fate of your average rogue Wall Street trader with that of Junior Allen, a North Carolina man who was released from prison in 2005 after serving 35 years for stealing a black and white television. Comment?
3 hrs ago | via This Is Money
Home loans hit a six-month high in February, the Bank of England is to say, amid further signs of a revival in the housing market. 'We expect the Bank of England to report on Monday that mortgage approvals for house purchases rose modestly for a third month running in February, after falling for five successive months to be at a 17-month low in November,' said Howard Archer, chief UK economist at IHG Global. Comment?
4 hrs ago | via This Is Money
Hopeful first-time buyers will not be short of support if they try to get on the housing ladder for the first time this spring. For the Government is now backing not one, not two but THREE quite different Help to Buy schemes to try to bring the first rung of the ladder a little closer. Comment?
24 min ago | via The San Diego Union-Tribune
Isaiah Walter, who rents out a spare room in his North Park home, is one of thousands of homeowners in the county who are supplementing their incomes with revenue from short-term vacation rentals. - Sean M. Haffey Isaiah Walter, who rents out a spare room in his North Park home, is one of thousands of homeowners in the county who are supplementing their incomes with revenue from short-term vacation rentals. Comment?
27 min ago | via My Mother Lode
This week's an informal myMotherLode poll asked: Should second mortgages on underwater property be voided in bankruptcy? Nearly two-thirds, 65 percent and 278 Votes, said No and 35 percent said Yes. A case asking the question was presented to the U.S. Supreme Court in Bank of America v. Comment?
2 hrs ago | via Lake County Record-Bee
Let's not kid ourselves, the real estate business has changed over the last several years. In the past 15 to 20 years the role of the Realtor has evolved from the primary source of finding a home to buy to assisting the buyer through the complex maze of paperwork, investigation and closing the sale. Comment?
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