Livingston Real Estate News
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9 hrs ago | via Housing Wire
Home prices are reaching toward pre-recession levels, but they're not there yet overall and they're starting to slow. Still some markets are doing better than others. Comment?
Monday | via Mortgage News Daily
Bottom Right Default State Name: State Name underscore: State Name dash: State Name lower underscore: State Name lower dash: State Name lower: State Abbreviation: State Abbreviation Lower: It is a continuously updated stream of news from around the web Visit throughout the day for the latest breaking news. Barbara S. Mishkin The CFPB's first publicly announced criminal referral has resulted in a nine-year sentence for the principal of a debt settlement company, who pled guilty to several of the charges. Comment?
Aug 22, 2011 | via American Reporter
I am a believer in dreams, and when I had a waking dream a few days after the S&P downgrade of our national debt of President Obama packing his bags and leaving the White House, I was saddened for him and for my country. But the great thing about dreams, if they are truly predictive, is that they give you time to change the future, and I'm going to try doing that with this advice. Comment?
Thursday Nov 20 | via Business Journal
Seattle is the eighth-best real estate market in the country when three factors - investment, development and homebuilding - are considered. This is according to the newly released 2015 Emerging Trends report. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 19 | via Star-Telegram.com
Chesapeake Energy is facing a possible class-action lawsuit, which claims it has cheated North Texas landowners of at least $100 million by pumping gas from properties that had gone through foreclosure, invalidating the oil and gas leases. Chesapeake continued to tap reserves beneath the various properties in Johnson and Tarrant counties even after the Oklahoma City-based energy giant discovered it had troubled leases following the economic downturn in 2008, choosing instead to "ignore the problem," the lawsuit asserts. Comment?
3 min ago | via ABC News
Sales of new U.S. homes edged up modestly in October, led by a big jump in activity in the Midwest. New home sales advanced 0.7 percent last month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 458,000, the Commerce Department reported Wednesday. Comment?
6 min ago | via The Winnipeg Free Press
Home ownership became more affordable in Canada in the third quarter despite a broad spike in home prices, according to the latest survey by RBC Economics. The bank says that was because of rising household incomes, low and steady interest rates and cheaper utility costs in many parts of the country. Comment?
7 min ago | via Reuters
Contracts to buy previously-owned U.S. homes unexpectedly fell in October, dropping to their lowest level in four months and casting a shadow over the housing market's recovery. The National Association of Realtors said on Wednesday its Pending Home Sales Index, based on contracts signed last month, dropped 1.1 percent to 104.1. Economists polled by Reuters had forecast pending home sales rising 0.5 percent last month. Comment?
8 min ago | via Reuters
The dollar's decline against most major currencies accelerated early Wednesday after disappointing U.S. home sales data fed worries the U.S. economy was losing momentum in the final quarter of 2014. The U.S. Commerce Department said sales of new single-family homes gained 0.7 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 458,000 units, short of the 472,000-unit pace projected by analysts polled by Reuters. Comment?
9 min ago | via KMIR 6
The number of Americans signing contracts to buy homes fell slightly in October as tight credit and lagging wages remained financial hurdles for would-be homebuyers. The National Association of Realtors says its seasonally adjusted pending home sales index fell 1.1 percent the past month to 104.1. The index remains below its 2013 average but is 2.2 percent higher than last October. Comment?
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