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10 hrs ago | via Automotive News
Will a Supreme Court ruling in a Texas civil rights case alleging the state's housing practices resulted in a disparate impact on African-Americans set a precedent that could affect the CFPB's crackdown on auto lending? It depends on who you ask. Dealership attorneys say the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau won't benefit from the decision, but government officials believe the ruling could lead to a change in the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's use of the disparate impact theory in the long-term. Comment?
14 hrs ago | via Inman Real Estate News
Newspapers covering all the major metro areas of Texas have adopted a listing search platform powered by Placester, the real state marketing product provider says. Placester has announced that The Dallas Morning News and Denton Record-Chronicle will both deploy Placester's search platform in their real estate sections, as part of a partnership with A.H. Belo Corporation, the owner of the two newspapers. 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?
Tuesday | via The Advocate
Landrieu lost her bid for a fourth term in the Senate last fall to Republican Bill Cassidy. She has owned a home for many years in Washington, where her husband is a real-estate agent. Comment?
Tuesday | via KRVN-AM Lexington
A missing mother of two made a frantic phone call to her sister as deadly floodwaters inundated Texas over the weekend. Comment?
4 min ago | via The York Daily Record
Renters are on the rise in America's biggest cities, but many tenants are scrambling to keep up with growing rent bills and shrinking vacancies, according to a study being released Thursday. From Boston to Miami, New York to Los Angeles, more than half of tenants are paying what experts consider unaffordable rents, says a report by New York University's Furman Center, which studies real estate and urban policy, and bank Capital One, which is a leading affordable-housing lender and financed the research. Comment?
7 hrs ago | via Erie Times News
Yum Brands chains Pizza Hut and Taco Bell said they plan to remove artificial flavors and colors from their food, following the lead of companies including Panera Bread and Nestle USA. Irvine, Calif.-based Taco Bell said it would replace the artificial ingredients with natural alternatives by the end of 2015, and it would look to remove additional artificial preservatives and additives by the end of 2017. Comment?
Tuesday Apr 28 | via Natl. Relocation & Real Estate
RealtyTrac's recently released April 2015 U.S. Home Sales Report analyzed average sales prices and estimated market values at time of sale for single family homes and condos sold in April in 315 U.S. counties to identify the nation's hottest seller's markets, best buyer's markets and those markets evenly balanced between buyers and sellers. "Nationwide in April single family homes and condos sold for almost exactly 100 percent of their estimated full market value on average-indicating a good balance between supply from sellers and demand from buyers," says Daren Blomquist, vice president at RealtyTrac. Comment?
34 min ago | via Bloomberg
JPMorgan Chase & Co.' s $500 million settlement with pension funds over Bear Stearns's sale of mortgage-backed securities was approved by a federal judge. Comment?
38 min ago | via KMPH-TV Fresno
By January of 2017, the U.S. Navy will welcome its first shipment of F-35 Strike Fighters, which will be stationed at Naval Air Station Lemoore. Real estate agent Debra White says, "The area here is steadily increasing like 4 to 6 percent and I think we will see that increase over the next couple of years with the influx of military personal." Comment?
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