Newport Real Estate News
Real Estate news for Newport, OR continually updated from thousands of sources.
Aug 25, 2014 | via OregonLive.com
Last week Inc. Magazine named Vacasa the 9th fastest-growing private company in the US, and the fastest-growing in the entire Travel and Hospitality industry. Comment?
Jul 2, 2014 | via OregonLive.com
As the Portland City Council prepares to make an important decision on the future of vacation rentals in our community following a public hearing Wednesday at City Hall, there has been increased discussion about what exactly defines a vacation rental and how new regulations will impact the rights of many homeowners throughout the city. Comment?
Thursday Jan 22 | via The Oregonian
In Great Ajax Corp.'s just-issued prospectus, you'll learn how the little-known Beaverton company hopes to raise $100 million this quarter in its initial public stock offering, how it will use that money to buy distressed mortgage loans, and how it developed whiz-bang technology to spot hot deals. Great Ajax's prospectus makes no mention, however, of CEO Larry Mendelsohn's 2003 guilty plea to a felony tax charge. Comment?
Tuesday Jan 20 | via BlueOregon
In just 20 months, Portlanders will vote for mayor once again. While Mayor Charlie Hales is expected to run again, he told the Oregonian last week that he's "not ready" to announce his plans. Comment?
Tuesday Jan 20 | via Portland Tribune
He believes Oregon should invest an additional $100 million in affordable housing for an estimated 5,000 families trying to survive poverty - and we agree. But there's more we must and can do. Comment?
Friday Jan 16 | via BlueOregon
Oregon's most influential journalist Nigel Jaquiss seems to have a one-sided bed, getting out on the wrong side of it every day and then going downstairs to have some cynicism on his cornflakes. He's a delight to read when you agree with him, but hard to stomach when you don't. Comment?
Thursday Jan 15 | via Business Journal
Foreclosures in 24 Oregon counties were up in December over November, but were down overall for the year, according to Gorilla Capital. Although December is historically a month that sees fewer foreclosures than other months throughout the year, December 2014 was a bad one for Oregon homeowners unable to hold onto their homes. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Sentinel & Enterprise
Where's Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren when we need her? The debutante of the kill Wall Street crowd is suddenly silent as another potential housing bubble begs to be inflated -- courtesy of quasi-government darlings Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. Earlier this month, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac took a step back to their bankruptcies in 2008 and the housing crisis that helped create the nation's worst financial crisis since the Great Depression. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Lowell Sun
Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates fell for the fourth straight week, with the benchmark 30-year rate again marking its lowest level since May 2013. The average for a 15-year mortgage, a popular choice for people who are refinancing, slipped further below 3 percent. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Lowell Sun
Brian J. Stafford, a partner at Stafford, Gaudet & Associates, LLC, an accounting firm in Chelmsford, is newly certified as an accredited estate planner by the National Association of Estate Planners & Councils. AEP is a graduate-level specialization in estate planning, obtained in addition to already recognized professional credentials within the disciplines of estate planning. Comment?
1 hr ago | via BreakingNews.ie
One in five of all non-property owners in Dublin plans to buy a home in the next 12 months, according to a new poll. The Behaviour and Attitudes poll carried out on behalf of Today FM and the Sunday Independent also found that one in 10 people in the whole country between the ages of 30 and 39 lives at home with his or her parents. Comment?
1 hr ago | via The Age
You are 37, and a woman. You have a son and a daughter, aged six and nine. You live in a three-bedroom, free-standing house. Comment?
Copyright © 2015 Topix LLC