Midland Real Estate News
Real Estate news for Midland, AR continually updated from thousands of sources.
Thursday Oct 16 | 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?
Wednesday Oct 15 | 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?
Jul 16, 2014 | via The City Wire
The local foreclosure markets in Northwest Arkansas and the Fort Smith metro areas continue to slow with fewer filings each month following a national trend. Comment?
Monday | via Daily Record
After the devastating tornadoes tore across Arkansas on April 27, Hearts and Homes of Arkansas, Inc. received donations from across the country to assist people in need. Hearts & Homes of Arkansas, Inc. is a 501 charitable organization of the Arkansas Realtors Association that was established in 2009 to assist citizens across Arkansas who have lost their home, their office, their ability to pay for their home and/or their livelihood through a natural disaster or other catastrophic event. Comment?
Wednesday Oct 15 | via Click2Houston
The man accused of killing Arkansas real estate agent Beverly Carter speaks from behind bars, saying he's not guilty. The man accused of killing Arkansas real estate agent Beverly Carter speaks from behind bars, saying he's not guilty. Comment?
Tuesday Oct 14 | via The City Wire
Real estate markets are often linked to economic performance but a report from Irvine, Calif.,-based RealtyTrac suggests that housing market turnarounds also favor incumbents in most of the eight hotly contested Senate races across the country. However, that may not be the case in Arkansas or Kansas. Comment?
Tuesday Oct 14 | via Arkansas Times
As expected, Republican millionaire banker J. French Hill's starchy debate appearance on AETN against Democratic congressional candidate Pat Hays produced irresistible fodder for the Arkansas Democratic Party. The party praises a John Brummett column for his noting that Hill enriched himself in the sale of a community bank that has wound up costing employees their jobs. Comment?
Friday Oct 10 | via The Washington Post
The aging Arkansas legend journeyed through the hills of the Ozarks this week, past a barbershop advertising $8 haircuts and a boutique promoting personally inscribed Bibles, to reach the Boone County Courthouse here on Harrison's public square. David Pryor - a former congressman, governor and U.S. senator - had stirred crowds in this square many times before, including in 1974, when he campaigned on the courthouse steps alongside an underdog congressional candidate named Bill Clinton. Comment?
1 hr ago | via BBC News
The supermarket giant's share slump was caused by the news that chairman Sir Richard Broadbent would leave the firm after it announced a bigger-than-forecast hole in profits. On Wednesday, its share price jumped 2.6% after its core earnings per share of 27.9p beat analysts' forecasts. Comment?
9 min ago | via Real Change
Early in November, 27 people representing housing providers, businesses, developers and advocates will pile into a room and start haggling over how to manage Seattle's rising housing prices and the bleeding of affordable units to sale and redevelopment. Mayor Ed Murray appointed the Housing Affordability and Livability Advisory Committee to come up with multiple solutions to Seattle's housing needs by May. He compared the group's work to the Income Inequality Advisory Committee , which negotiated a deal to put Seattle on course to establish a $15-an-hour minimum wage within several years. Comment?
10 min ago | via Reuters
British property agency Foxtons warned on Thursday its core earnings would fall due to a sharp drop in demand in the London property market, sending its shares down 16 percent. Foxtons, which said its third quarter turnover was down 3 percent at 39.3 million pounds , blamed factors including political and economic uncertainty in Britain and more restrictive rules on mortgage lending. Comment?
11 min ago | via Cambridge Evening News
MOST landlords will be aware that any profit made from letting a property is subject to UK income tax, whether the landlord lives in the UK or not, and must be reported in a Self Assessment Return. The deadline for registering for Self Assessment was October 5 2014, paper tax returns are due on October 31 2014 and online returns by January 31 2015. Comment?
11 min ago | via The Newberg Graphic
If you ask Neal Brown, the most important street in Tigard isn't Pacific Highway or Interstate 5, it's tiny Burnahm Street, near downtown. Comment?
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