Meshoppen Real Estate News
Jan 1, 2015 | via The Times-Tribune
Margie Siperko to Margie Siperko, Joyce Williams, Gerald C. Siperko and Susan K. Siperko; property in Monroe Twp. for $45,883. Comment?
Dec 31, 2014 | via The Times-Tribune
Margie Siperko to Margie Siperko, Joyce Williams, Gerald c. Siperko and Susan K. Siperko; property in Monroe Twp., for $45,883. Comment?
Friday Apr 24 | via Mortgage News Daily
Filling key positions in our industry is not an easy task sometimes, but as one banking vet I know likes to say, "give me someone with a little bit of smarts, and a little bit of drive, and I'll hand them back a career." Of course, she doesn't live in New York, and maybe hasn't read Business Insider's Companies Can't Find Employees Who Can Hold a Conversation or Show up on Time. Comment?
Thursday Apr 23 | via Mortgage News Daily
Home prices nationally are now within 3 percent of the peak they reached in March 2007. The Federal Housing Finance Agency released its purchase only Home Price Index for February showing that home prices increased 0.7 percent on a seasonally adjusted basis compared to January and were 5.4 percent higher than in February 2014. Comment?
Monday Apr 20 | via China Daily
Michael Spence, a Nobel laureate and the William R. Berkley Professor in Economics and Business at New York University, told a conference in New York on April 17 that he expects China's GDP growth to average 6 to 7 percent annually. China's real estate market is so big that it can affect the global economy, and the country's regional and local government bond market play a major role in the national economy, said participants at a conference on China's property market. Comment?
Monday Apr 13 | via The News Item
A backlash over a controversial Indiana law is spurring new resolve among supporters of legislation to ban discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity in this state. Bills to include members of the lesbian, gay, bi-sexual and transgender community under Pennsylvania's anti-discrimination law have been in the legislative hopper for nearly a decade but seen little movement. Comment?
Thursday Apr 9 | via Mortgage News Daily
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the national mover rate has remained stable since 2008. In 1948, about 1 in 5 people moved over a one-year period, that number is now 1 in 9. Between 2013 and 2014, suburbs experienced a gain of 2.2 million movers, whereas cities experienced a loss of 1.7 million people - despite all the chatter about the urban revolution. Comment?
3 min ago | via The Washington Post
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. Home prices in 20 U.S. cities climbed at a faster pace than forecast in the year ended February, a sign the housing industry may be gaining momentum amid low borrowing costs and continued job growth. Comment?
5 min ago | via Greenwich Citizen
U.S. home prices climbed at a faster pace in February than the previous month, driven by higher sales and a limited supply of available houses. The Standard & Poor's/Case-Shiller 20-city home price index rose 5 percent in February from 12 months earlier, S&P said Tuesday. Comment?
5 min ago | via National Mortgage News
A specialty finance lender backed by private-equity firm H.I.G. Capital sold $209 million of securities on Friday backed by commercial mortgages on 31 properties. Underwriter Deutsche Bank AG called it a "middle market intermediate-term commercial real estate" deal. Comment?
6 min ago | via WebCPA
A New Jersey CPA and lawyer has been sentenced to 27 months in prison for conspiring with a mortgage broker to extort and defraud police officers and other victims by falsely claiming they were the subjects of Internal Revenue Service criminal investigations that he could resolve if they paid up to $20,000. Thomas G. Frey, 55, of Edison, N.J., had previously pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Joel A. Pisano to two counts of an indictment charging him with conspiracy to commit extortion under fear of economic harm and to commit wire fraud. Comment?
6 min ago | via Palm Beach Post
The Standard & Poor's/Case-Shiller Index was released this morning showing continued gains in home prices that on a nationwide scale are nearing the 2006 peak. The index, which looked at February single-family home prices, found two cities _ Denver and Dallas _ have surpassed their housing boom peaks. Comment?
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