Odenton Real Estate News
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Monday Nov 10 | via The Baltimore Sun
Home sales in the Baltimore area jumped in October for the third straight monthly increase over last year, as median prices continued to be dragged down by a steep rise in distressed property sales, according to a real estate analyst's report. "All in all it was a good month," said Corey Hart, senior product manager for RealEstate Business Intelligence, which produces the report. Comment?
Sep 16, 2014 | via The Maryland Gazette
Since it was privatized by County Executive Robert Neall in 1993, Arundel Community Development Services also provided financing to create or rehabilitate 56 group homes for people with special needs, provided funding that kept 2,491 people from landing on the street and helped created 200 beds for homeless county residents. "We're a fine-oiled machine now," said Kathleen Koch, has been executive director of ACDS since the day it was created. Comment?
Oct 11, 2014 | via The Maryland Gazette
Vines scramble up the side of the house. A board covers a broken window pane. The grass is now cut, but there's still a cracked garage and fading paint, and a backyard with stained sheds and a lonely tire swing. Comment?
Oct 2, 2014 | via Hometown Annapolis
Bankruptcy may be the easiest and fastest way to deal with debt problems, but is it the right choice for you? During the calendar year 2013, 1 million bankruptcy petitions were filed by individuals with predominantly consumer debt. This is debt incurred to pay for personal, family or household expenses or goods. Comment?
Sep 10, 2014 | via The Baltimore Sun
The median home price in the Baltimore metro area fell in August for the second month in a row as the number of the homes on the market continued to rise, according to a monthly report published Wednesday. The median sales price for the region dipped to $245,000, dropping 2.8 percent last month compared with the same period in 2013, according to the survey by RealEstate Business Intelligence, a subsidiary of the MRIS multiple-listing service. Comment?
5 hrs ago | via Patch.com
In an effort to help families find their dream homes, the MMP Triple Play Initiative will provide $100 million for down payments. For over 30 years The Maryland Mortgage Program has administered loans to homebuyers and the new initiative introduced on Nov. 20 will help continue that effort. Comment?
Friday Nov 21 | via Business Journal
Prince George's County was one of the hardest-hit parts of Maryland during the foreclosure crisis, and now a new program is aimed at boosting homeownership there. Comment?
Thursday Nov 20 | via WUSA-TV Washington
PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY, Md. -- Prince George's County has introduced a new initiative designed to help young people buy their first home. Comment?
Thursday Nov 20 | via Daily Record
Baltimore's Cordish Cos. and Greenwood Gaming and Entertainment Inc. have been approved by Pennsylvania for their final gaming license for the proposed Live Hotel and Casino in Philadelphia , the companies announced on Tuesday. Comment?
Friday Nov 14 | via The Washington Post
If you live in Maryland and your real estate agent refuses to refer you to a mortgage lender, he isn't being rude. Real estate agents making referrals to service providers in Maryland can now be fined up to $5,000 if they violate a new state Real Estate Commission regulation. Comment?
17 min ago | via TheCourier.com
Defiance-based SB Financial Group has bought the Commercial Savings Bank property at 201 E. Lincoln St. in downtown Findlay, and plans to open a State Bank branch there. Comment?
18 min ago | via Alabama Live
Athens/Limestone County area residential sales increased 20.0 percent from the same period a year ago and 17 units above of our monthly forecast . The YTD sales forecast through October was 720 closed transactions while the actual sales were 798 units, representing a favorable 10.3 percent variance. Comment?
19 min ago | via Information Technology
Fitch Ratings has affirmed the 'BBB+' rating on the approximately $186.8 million bonds issued by the Association of Bay Area Governments Finance Authority for Nonprofit Corporations on behalf of Episcopal Senior Communities includes five continuing care retirement communities in Northern California with a total revenue base of over $100 million. The Webster House is a sixth CCRC in process of joining the obligated group. Comment?
23 min ago | via Wall Street Journal
A group of New York investors has bought the majority interest in San Francisco's Parkmerced from private-equity firms Fortress Investment Group and Rockpoint Group LLC in a deal that values the sprawling housing development at more than $1.35 billion, according to people familiar with the matter. The purchase, made by a group led by New York developer Mark Karasick, comes as the 152-acre rental complex on San Francisco's west side has cleared the final legal hurdles on a plan for a multidecade expansion and upgrade. Comment?
28 min ago | via The Mt Kisco Daily Voice
Mount Kisco's Village Board of Trustees voted to approve a new loan program that will cover energy efficiency improvements on local residential and commercial properties. Under the program, which was approved at the board's meeting on Monday, Nov. 24, an entity called the Energy Improvement Corporation will work on Mount Kisco's behalf to make loans available. Comment?
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