Murrysville Real Estate News
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Tuesday Dec 9 | via POP City
After receiving a $233,386 grant from Westmoreland County, the Mon Valley Initiative will use that money to help Monessen families become homeowners. The grant money will provide down payment and closing cost assistance to up to 20 low- to moderate-income individuals and families in an effort to stabilize the housing stock and to provide affordable homeownership opportunities in the City of Monessen. Comment?
Sep 8, 2014 | via PennLive.com
A bipartisan delegation of Pennsylvania legislators and staffers got a first-hand look at some of Harrisburg's most blighted blocks Monday afternoon. The group piled into a blue passenger van driven by David Patton, city codes administrator, and toured areas from Allison Hill to South 14th Street, where at least nine homes were condemned after giant sinkholes erupted in March. Comment?
Tuesday Dec 23 | via National Mortgage News
Prices climbed 0.6% on a seasonally adjusted basis from September, the Federal Housing Finance Agency said today in a report from Washington. The average of 21 estimates was for a 0.3% increase, according to data compiled by Bloomberg. Comment?
Wednesday Dec 17 | via Bloomberg
The U.S. housing market will resume its recovery in 2015 after a "disappointing" year as sales accelerate, construction increases and mortgage credit eases, according to a Bloomberg survey of 25 economists and analysts. New-home sales will jump 16 percent to 510,000 and sales of existing homes will climb 5 percent to 5.21 million, according to the median estimates. Comment?
Thursday Dec 11 | via Times News
A total of 276 cases were started in November in the office of Carbon County Prothonotary Joann M. Behrens, according to a monthly statistical report released by the officeholder. A breakdown of the cases is as follows: Assessment appeals, 10; civil actions, 36; custody complaints,14; district justice appeals, 2; divorce complaints, 15; complaint in ejectment, 1; mortgage foreclosure complaints, 30; name change petition, 1; protection from abuse petitions, 20; quiet title action, 1; replevin complaint, 1; tax sale, 1; court appointments, 3; judgments, 136; miscellaneous cases, 2; and stipulations/waivers of liens, 3. The office staff also received and processed 33 applications for U.S. passports. Comment?
Wednesday Dec 10 | via Northeasttimes.com
Caring for the community: Members of the Take Back Your Neighborhood civic association treated needy neighbors to a pre-Thanksgiving dinner on Nov. 26 at Calvary Christian Church. Members of the Take Back Your Neighborhood civic association heard from representatives of Tree Northeast, TD Bank and Philadelphia Gas Works at their most recent meeting. Comment?
Jan 12, 2011 | via City Journal
'Are any of these ideas actually stupid?' Stewart wondered. Cut to Daily Show correspondent Jason Jones, who described Arizona's plans to sell its state government buildings for $735 million, lease them back, and keep on using them. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Channelnewsasia.com
A court has dismissed Swiss banking giant Credit Suisse's bid to halt a suit for fraud over the sale of questionable mortgage securities. NEW YORK: Swiss banking giant Credit Suisse can be prosecuted for its role in the US housing finance meltdown, according to a court decision which dismissed the company's bid to halt a suit. Comment?
40 min ago | via Truthdig
When the economy nosedived in 2008, it didn't take long to find the crucial trigger. Wall Street banks had peddled billions of dollars in toxic securities after packing them with subprime mortgages that were sure to default. Comment?
43 min ago | via Wall Street Journal
The housing-industrial complex spends so much money lobbying to maintain federal mortgage subsidies that it's easy to forget how little they matter to the average borrower. A recent report from the Congressional Budget Office does a public service in showing how easily the U.S. could transition to a free market that doesn't threaten taxpayers. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Examiner.com
With the new year just around the corner it is time to start thinking about goals you want to put into place. Whether you call them goals or resolutions, doesn't matter. Comment?
1 hr ago | via DNA India
A western intelligence agency had revealed that it had taped a conversation between Dawood and a real estate agent of Dubai, which proves that the underworld don is based in Karachi. Security expert Qamar Agha on Saturday urged the international community to 'mount pressure' on Pakistan to arrest Dawood Ibrahim and hand him over to India. Comment?
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