Norma Real Estate News
Real Estate news for Norma, NJ continually updated from thousands of sources.
Thursday Oct 16 | via NJ.com
SALEM - There was once a time when 40 percent of the violent crime in Salem County occurred at a housing complex called Whispering Waters. "One thing that I noticed being on patrol back when it was Whispering Waters was that there were no kids outside playing, there were shootings during the daytime and nobody would call to report shootings," said Salem City Police Department Chief John Pelura. Comment?
Monday Sep 29 | via NJ.com
Real estate markets aren't known for consistency, but as South Jersey inches toward pre-recession normalcy, one old adage appears to remain true - it's all about location. Specifically on the county level, data from recent reports on median home prices show Gloucester leading the pack, with Salem and Cumberland counties still struggling. Comment?
Wednesday Sep 24 | via The Jersey Journal
The column that says the chicken fuss in Bridgeton is just beginning and will not be concluded until after the November election since everybody now on council is up for re-election and we don't need feathers flying in the hen house, but, if we had to mortgage the farm, it would be the proposal is not going to fly, not even on a trial basis. All the lively discussion about whether or not to allow backyard chickens in Bridgeton has not included the environmental and health issues. Comment?
Tuesday Oct 21 | via Observer
A Belleville man was among three defendants convicted earlier this month in federal court for their roles in a $15 million mortgage fraud scheme involving condominiums in New Jersey and Florida, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman reported. According to Fishman's office, the scheme used phony documents and "straw buyers" to defraud financial institutions and make illegal profits on condos overbuilt by financially stressed developers. Comment?
Monday Oct 13 | via Inman
Brokers belonging to New Jersey Multiple Listing Service Inc. can now send their listings directly through the MLS to Zillow, the most highly trafficked online real estate portal in the nation. Realtor-owned New Jersey MLS is the latest MLS to join the Zillow Partnership Platform, a program that ensures MLS data is sent to Zillow as often as every 15 minutes. Comment?
Monday Oct 13 | via Housing Wire
Several big banks have negotiated large settlements with the Department of Justice for their role in the housing bubble and subsequent economic collapse. While the historic settlements sound promising on the surface, a study by Denbeaux & Denbeaux law firm exposes why struggling homeowners shouldn't hold their breath waiting for relief. Comment?
Wednesday Oct 1 | via NJ.com
Giuseppe "Joe" Giudice and his wife Teresa will be sentenced on Thursday in federal court. NEWARK - When Giuseppe "Joe" Giudice plead guilty in March, he tried to downplay his wife Teresa's role in a conspiracy to obtain millions of dollars in loans and mortgages through the use of phony documents. Comment?
Saturday Sep 27 | via Daily Mail
Wave goodbye to Hollywood's most eligible bachelor! George Clooney marries Amal Alamuddin in lavish Venice wedding in front of scores of celebrity friends from Bill Murray to Anna Wintour EXCLUSIVE: Trooper wounded in Poconos sniper attack claims he did not have an affair with suspect's sister-in-law in dramatic bedside interview with police Fears for missing real estate agent who disappeared two days ago after leaving to show a house to mystery buyer Uber driver accused of bashing in passenger's head with hammer then driving away after argument over route he was taking Revealed: Fired Muslim convert who beheaded female co-worker lost his job that day 'in argument over stoning women'... and is recovered enough to be quizzed by police PR man hired by the city of Ferguson is fired because he was convicted of reckless homicide for shooting man dead in 2006 Apple releases new software update ... (more) Comment?
5 min ago | via Albany Times Union
A steady decline in recent weeks brought down the average rate for a 30-year fixed home loan below 4 percent to 3.92 percent this week, the lowest level in more than a year. As recently as January, the average was 4.53 percent, according to mortgage giant Freddie Mac. Comment?
Jan 11, 2013 | via Deutsche Welle
Deutsche Bank has said it expects to pay close to 900 million euros in legal fees in the third quarter. The high price tag comes as Germany's largest lender fights charges of interest rate manipulation and other sins. Comment?
9 min ago | via Star-Telegram.com
Eds: Major scheduled events for the week of Oct. 26-Nov. 1. Note that many events are subject to change at the last minute. TUESDAY: Commerce Department releases durable goods for September, 8:30 a.m.; Standard & Poor's releases S&P/Case-Shiller index of home prices for August, 9 a.m.; The Conference Board releases the Consumer Confidence Index for October, 10 a.m.; Federal Reserve policymakers begin a two-day meeting to set interest rates. Comment?
17 min ago | via TheStreet.com
Your browser is not supported. Please upgrade to one of the following browsers: Google Chrome Mozilla Firefox Apple Safari Microsoft Internet Explorer 8+ You may proceed to the site by clicking here , however some pages might not work correctly. Comment?
25 min ago | via Christian Science Monitor
Signs welcome visitors to a model home as construction gets under way at a housing development in Zelienople, Pa. New home sales crawled up 0.2 percent to a six-year high, according to figures released by the Commerce Department Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. Comment?
Copyright © 2014 Topix LLC