Olive-Branch Real Estate News
3 hrs ago | via American Reporter
Developments in the United Kingdom and Italy may ease some bon and stock market pressures, but on the eve of an emergency G-7 Finance Ministers' meeting Friday, I will provide them with a list from my money prescription pad, which, like my kids, they will likely ignore. First, how we got here, or rather the last few days of how we got here. Comment?
Jul 16, 2009 | via Examiner.com
Housing counselors are struggling to keep up with strong demand for foreclosure prevention services, while some communities lack counseling resources all together, according to a new report by Housing Action Illinois, a counseling advocate, and Woodstock Institute. The report, entitled On the Foreclosure Front Lines: Surveying the Capacity of HUD-Certified Housing Counseling Agencies in Illinois, found that much of South Suburban Cook County, McHenry County, and parts of Northwest Will County had startling gaps in counseling services. Comment?
Tuesday Apr 14 | via Bureau County Republican
April is Fair Housing Month and the Illini Valley Association of Realtors will join Americans across the country as they honor Fair Housing Month. This year marks the 47th anniversary of the 1968 landmark Fair Housing Act, which prohibits discrimination based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, familial status, or disability. Comment?
Tuesday Apr 14 | via Daily Herald
A former Moecherville Water District board president is facing federal charges after being accused of stealing district funds, officials said. Mark McDonald, 57, of Aurora, is charged with stealing $33,597 in property mortgaged and pledged to the Secretary of Agriculture, according to a news release from the U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Illinois. Comment?
Thursday Apr 9 | via WTHR-TV Indianapolis
Freddie Mac reports on average U.S. mortgage rates on Thursday, April 9, 2015. Repeated natural-gas accidents - including a 2010 pipeline explosion that killed eight people - suggest that California's largest power utility could be too big to operate safely, the state's top utility regulator... Burger King is paying the expenses and providing gifts for the wedding of an Illinois couple with an interesting connection to the fast food restaurant chain. Comment?
5 min ago | via Mid Devon Star
The battle between lenders to chop down the mortgage rates on offer has intensified, with a company unveiling a new five-year deal with a record low rate of under 2%. On Monday, HSBC said it will launch a five-year fixed-rate mortgage with a rate of 1.99%. Comment?
59 min ago | via The Spokesman-Review
Fees from corporate mergers and commissions from trading fueled profits at big financial firms. But average Americans also helped by taking out more home loans and paying off their debts. Comment?
18 min ago | via The Advertiser
On Monday, HSBC said it will launch a five-year fixed-rate mortgage with a rate of 1.99 per cent. Experts said this is the lowest rate deal of its type that they have ever seen on the market. Comment?
52 min ago | via The Daily Herald
When people have most of their wealth invested in a home, it is referred to as being "house rich, cash poor" and it seems logical for seniors 62 years and older to consider a reverse mortgage when they find themselves in financial situations and looking for money to fund a much needed home improvement project, pay off their current mortgage, supplement their retirement income or pay for healthcare expenses. The process is not as simple as infomercials on television make it seem. Comment?
1 hr ago | via SouthCoastToday.com
Anne Whiting was tops in listings. She has more than 25 years of experience assisting buyers and sellers to achieve their real estate goals. Comment?
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