Mount Vernon Real Estate News
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Jul 17, 2014 | via Business Journal
The RealtyTrac real estate market data analysis firm has released a massive amount of foreclosure statistics in a mid-year report showing a general downward trend in sour loans in or headed toward foreclosure. Comment?
Jul 6, 2014 | via The Advocate
A quick exchange at the conclusion of a recent Newark Development Partners meeting showed both the positive and challenging aspects of the new economy. Comment?
May 6, 2014 | via The Advocate
The Ohio Supreme Court said the number of new mortgage foreclosures in the state was down in 2013 for the fourth consecutive year. Comment?
May 3, 2014 | via The Advocate
Life is good again for home builders, but this year may fall short of last year's robust construction season. Comment?
May 3, 2014 | via The Advocate
On the site of a former blighted property on Ridge Avenue in the city's north end, volunteers have begun building a new single-story home for a middle-aged single man. Comment?
Monday Sep 29 | via Realtor Magazine
Several markets that saw accelerating home prices in August reached new home price peaks, according to a new housing report by RealtyTrac. Ohio markets in particular stood out. Comment?
Friday Sep 26 | via Xenia Daily Gazette
The financial crisis devastated homeowners and investors in Ohio and across the country. In the years since, we've made great progress but we know that the economy cannot fully recover until the housing market does. Comment?
Monday Sep 22 | via National Mortgage News
RIPE FOR ACTION? Sens. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, and Richard Shelby, R-Ala., are leading contenders to be Senate Banking chairman next year, and either would have reasons to promote regulatory relief legislation, Capitol Hill experts said. Regulatory relief legislation that could benefit large and small financial institutions may advance next year, even though banking issues overall are likely to be a low priority in the new Congress, experts said at an National Mortgage News conference Monday. Comment?
Wednesday Sep 17 | via Cleveland.com
Feeling forgotten and still in need, a coalition of Ohio housing activists, mayors and Congress members hope to tap into a national $16.65 billion mortgage fraud-and-abuse settlement so they can use some of the money to alleviate the state's widespread housing blight. The latest request from the Ohioans, for $100 million, involves a Bank of America settlement with the Justice Department over the sale of mortgage securities that misled investors. Comment?
Thursday Sep 4 | via National Mortgage News
Cleveland's Third Federal Savings and Loan has started offering first-lien mortgage refinance and home equity line of credit loans in four new states, plus the District of Columbia. The $11.7 billion-asset company said in a press release Thursday that it has expanded its mortgage product line to serve consumers in Massachusetts, Georgia, Indiana, Missouri and Washington, D.C. The move is part of a growth strategy implemented by the company over the past three years. Comment?
11 min ago | via The New Zealand Herald
Affordability issues for buyers have kept asking prices for properties nationwide at subdued levels for the fifth consecutive month, according to the inaugural Trade Me Property Price Index launched today. The average asking price for properties rose just 0.1 per cent month-on-month in September. Comment?
17 min ago | via South China Morning Post
Average home price across 100 major cities tracked by the China Index Academy fell for the fifth straight month to 10,672 yuan per square metre. Photo: Reuters Home prices in China continued to fall steeply last month as developers extended price cuts to more cities, shows a new survey. Comment?
18 min ago | via Edmonton Journal
EDMONTON - Edgar Development Corp.'s head office is in Vancouver's Gastown district, a stone's throw from some of the priciest real estate in Canada. But like Toronto "condo king" Brad Lamb and other prominent developers, the company was drawn to booming Edmonton for its next big highrise project. Comment?
18 min ago | via Southland Times
Strictly speaking, there were two cases; the first at the Taxation Review Authority that found for the Inland Revenue Department and the second in the High Court that found for the taxpayer. I am in complete agreement with the High Court decision and hope that Inland Revenue does not appeal the decision. Comment?
22 min ago | via Hispanic Business
Foreclosure starts totaled just 112 in September, one more than in August and a decline of 18.8 percent from the same month in 2013, according to a report Wednesday by the El Paso County Public Trustee's Office. For the first nine months of 2014, foreclosure starts totaled 1,379, an 8.5 percent drop from the same period last year. Comment?
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