Madison Real Estate News
Real Estate news for Madison, IL continually updated from thousands of sources.
Tuesday Mar 25 | via Belleville News Democrat
Analysts believe the string of local monthly home sales gains came to a halt last month because of the colder-than-usual winter. Comment?
Jan 31, 2014 | via Belleville News Democrat
The 2,528 homes sold last year in St. Clair County and 2,977 homes sold in Madison County were the most in both counties since 2007, when sales exceeded 3,000 new and existing homes. Comment?
Jan 10, 2014 | via Belleville News Democrat
Home foreclosures filed last year in the metro-east fell to pre-recession levels, and analysts believe the trend should continue into 2014. Comment?
Jan 2, 2014 | via Belleville News Democrat
Two women living on a trust fund administered by their parents moved into the expensive Ebbets Field subdivision in October. Comment?
Oct 18, 2013 | via Belleville News Democrat
The 782 foreclosures filed through September in St. Clair County and the 686 filed through the first nine months of the year in Madison County are well below recent years. Comment?
22 hrs ago | via Daily Chronicle
CHICAGO – Gov. Pat Quinn's tour of the state to push his program aimed at helping first-time homebuyers quickly turned political Monday as both he and his Republican gubernatorial opponent wasted no time highlighting likely recurring themes in the 2014 race: wealth and taxes. Comment?
Yesterday | via Northwest Herald
Gov. Pat Quinn talks about the new state Welcome Home Illinois loan program for first-time homeowners during a news conference Monday at a home listed for sale in Moline. Comment?
Monday | via RiverBender.com
A new program may help more people in Illinois buy a home for a first time. The Welcome Home Illinois program provides $7,500 in assistance towards a down payment, as well as a 30-year mortgage with an interest rate as low as 3.75 percent. Comment?
Monday | via KPLR-11
Illinois Governor Pat Quinn is traveling across Illinois Monday giving people who want to buy a home, a little help. Comment?
Feb 11, 2010 | via Examiner.com
According to industry blog site reverse mortgage daily , Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan filed suit against Illinois-based Hartland Mortgage Centers and California-based American Advisors Group for deceptive marketing practices while soliciting seniors for reverse mortgages. Comment?
16 min ago | via Reuters
A U.S. government watchdog on Wednesday warned that big banks have dramatically boosted their borrowing from a federal housing finance program, a move that could pose risks to the government-sponsored system if a big borrower defaulted. Comment?
19 min ago | via Politics in the Zeros
Matt Taibbi states the obvious. The Obama Administration refuses to criminally prosecute corrupt big banks and financial institution. Comment?
22 min ago | via The Washington Post
Chinese investors demanding their money back from a troubled 973 million-yuan high- yield product in Shanxi province were confronted by police in front of a China Construction Bank Corp. branch. Comment?
41 min ago | via Al Bawaba
On average the emirate recorded 7 percent quarter-on-quarter growth for apartment rentals, and a strong year-on-year figure of 38 percent Sharjah is benefiting from ongoing rental rate rises in Dubai as residents look to relocate to more affordable accommodation according to a Q1 2014 northern Emirates report from Asteco, the region's leading real ... (more) Comment?
56 min ago | via Bloomberg
China 's home sales fell 7.7 percent in the first quarter from a year ago as credit remained tight, adding to signs of a slowdown in the world's second-largest economy. Comment?