Midland Real Estate News
Real Estate news for Midland, AR continually updated from thousands of sources.
Sunday Nov 9 | 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?
Oct 16, 2014 | via The City Wire
Foreclosures are not the factor they once were in local real estate markets across the state and nation. The local rates continue to decline faster and farther than the nation as a whole. Comment?
Oct 15, 2014 | via The City Wire
Home sales in the region were up double digits in September, with Crawford County posting a 13.75% improvement in sales volume over the same month in 2013 while Sebastian County posted an 18.74% gain. Crawford County's home sales totaled $7.734 million for the month, while Sebastian County rang in at $16.47 million. Comment?
Sep 15, 2014 | via The City Wire
Home sales in the Fort Smith area continue to show gains in the northern half of the region, while the southern half's figures are almost flat. For the first eight months of the year, Crawford County's home sales have increased 33.74% to $47.079 million compared to $35.202 million during the same period a year ago. Comment?
Aug 18, 2014 | via The City Wire
Home sales in the Fort Smith area continue to show growth year to date, with Crawford County's sales volume up 40.25% and Sebastian County sales volume up 7.29%. Comment?
Monday Nov 17 | via Arkansas Times
The Center for Public Integrity has released the third part of its analysis of nursing home data and the latest suggests lower staffing at nursing homes populated by racial minorities. Earlier installments focused on a disparity between staffing levels reported on a widely used public website and the actual staffing reflected in reimbursement reports and reported that poorly rated nursing homes had qualified for federally subsidized low-interest mortgages. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 4 | via The City Wire
J.P. Sexton, vice president and mortgage market sales manager for Centennial Bank in Fayetteville, was recently selected by the Mortgage Bankers Association of Arkansas as the 2014 Mortgage Banker of the Year. This award recognizes one outstanding member of the MBAA who exemplifies excellence in mortgage banking. Comment?
Monday Nov 3 | via The City Wire
Home sales in Arkansas' four largest markets rebounded in September, with year-to-date sales up almost 4% and the value of homes sold up almost 2%. September sales in the four markets were up 7.26% and the sales value was up more than 9%. Comment?
Tuesday Oct 28 | via The Courier
Weeks after the body of a real estate agent was found in central Arkansas, people in her field met in Little Rock for a seminar focused on job safety. Beverly Carter disappeared Sept. Comment?
Monday Oct 27 | via FOX16
Arkansas realtors are arming themselves with knowledge on how to stay safe. More than 50 realtors asked questions and listened to a panel of experts on safety following the loss of realtor Beverly Carter. Comment?
31 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
When I first wrote about City Holding Company in July last year , I thought the bank was a little overpriced, but noted that it was hard to say that the premium was unwarranted because of how productive the bank was. If you've followed me closely, you'd know I have an eye for undervalued turnarounds, but that top performers have been harder for me to value because their share price is multiples above the prices you can find in the bargain bin. Comment?
40 min ago | via MarketWatch
This is a crucial issue for anyone looking ahead to retirement. The more expensive your home, the more of a drain it'll likely be in terms of property taxes, maintenance, homeowners insurance and more. Comment?
50 min ago | via Alabama Live
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1 hr ago | via Channelnewsasia.com
SINGAPORE: Of all the private homes being sold through public auctions, about 70 per cent were put on sale by their owners, according to Colliers International which holds one such auction every month. The remaining are put on auction by banks. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Castanet.net
Trends in the housing market are an important driver of the Canadian economy. Housing activity directly drives job creation, in the construction and real estate industries, with further impacts in the myriad of industries that support construction and real estate transactions by providing related goods and services. Comment?
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