Midland Real Estate News
Thursday Apr 16 | via The City Wire
Arkansas foreclosure activity continues to slow and are part of a national trend in which first quarter foreclosures were their lowest rate in 8 years, according to Irvine, Calif.,-based RealtyTrac.com. Filings were down in Northwest Arkansas, up in Sebastian County, but down overall in the Fort Smith metro. Comment?
Wednesday Apr 15 | via The City Wire
Editor's note: This story is a component of The Compass Report. The quarterly Compass Report is managed by The City Wire, and sponsored by Arvest Bank. Comment?
Jan 28, 2015 | via The City Wire
With Arkansas' housing market on the mend in recent years, homeowners may be tempted to take out a home equity loan and banks and other financial institutions are likely eager to capture that business. But the equity gains are not across the board in Arkansas. Comment?
Dec 11, 2014 | via The City Wire
The number of new foreclosure filings across the state remain low with 69 new defaults and 166 homes taken back by lenders in November, according to Irvine, Calif.,-based RealtyTrac. The foreclosure pace slowed 49% from the same month last year and fell 69% from October's report. Comment?
Nov 9, 2014 | via Stars and Stripes
With military veterans returning stateside from Middle East battlefronts and interest rates staying low, use of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs home loan program has seen a resurgence both nationally and locally. Part of VA benefits, the VA home loan program is a no-down payment, 100 percent mortgage that requires no mortgage insurance. Comment?
Friday Apr 17 | via NWAonline
NWA Democrat-Gazette/ANTHONY REYES @NWATONYR Construction workers build a home Friday on Laurel Springs Road in Springdale. Real estate agents sold 667 homes in Benton and Washington counties last month, up from 585 in March 2014. Comment?
Thursday Apr 16 | via Natl. Relocation & Real Estate
REALTORSA will head to Washington, D.C., May 11-16, for the REALTORA Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo, to advocate for policies that protect commercial and residential property ownership and investment and advance the real estate industry. Nearly 8,500 REALTORSA and guests are expected to attend the meetings . Comment?
Friday Apr 10 | via ArkansasBusiness.com
Arkansas home sales increased by more than 9 percent in February while the price of those homes went up by more than 6 percent, according to data released Friday by the Arkansas Realtors Association. Comment?
Feb 11, 2015 | via NWAonline
Arkansas home sales jumped 9 percent in February compared with February last year, the sixth straight monthly improvement, the Arkansas Realtors Association said Friday. Home sales also have been improving nationally, said Michael Pakko, chief economist at the Institute for Economic Advancement at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. Comment?
Mar 16, 2015 | via ArkansasBusiness.com
NF II/CI Little Rock LLC, an affiliate of Noble Investment Group of Atlanta, bought the Residence Inn by Marriott at 219 River Market Ave. The deal is financed with a 10-year loan of unspecified value from Wells Fargo Bank of Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Comment?
11 min ago | via Live Charts
Spanish banking giants Banco Santander said its first-quarter profit rose over 30%, on the back of Spain's economic recovery and the weakening euro. In the three months to 31 March, the group's profit jumped 32% year-on-year to 1.72bn, in line with analysts' expectations. Comment?
33 min ago | via Independent.ie
The amount lent by AIB to home-owners and businesses was 42% higher in 2014 than the previous year, the bank's chairman has said. The state-financed institution approved more than 11 billion euros of lending and pledged to focus on supporting the Irish economy. Comment?
46 min ago | via Sys-Con Media
The tender offer will be subject to the terms and conditions described in the offer to purchase and the related materials that will be distributed to holders of the shares and filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission today. The tender offer is expected to commence on "Notwithstanding the value of our real estate holdings and favorable business prospects, we believe our current stock price has been negatively impacted by unfavorable global stock market conditions and the unfamiliarity of investors with the real estate market in . Comment?
47 min ago | via CBC News
Christina Van Somer says she was facing a sale by the City of Winnipeg for years of unpaid property taxes last summer when Richard Boon contacted her. She says Boon came to her door several times over the next three months. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Seeking Alpha
AGNC reported comprehensive income of $0.46 per common share and a BV of $25.53 per common share as of 3/31/2015. On 4/27/2015, American Capital Agency Corp. reported results for the first quarter of 2015. Comment?
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