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Wednesday | via Victorville Daily Press
A drop in distressed housing stock could be a partial reason for the modest decline in Inland Empire home sales over the past year, according to a report by Chmura Economics & Analytics presented this week. The County of San Bernardino Workforce Investment Board commissioned the Richmond, Virginia-based consulting firm to prepare an analysis of economic trends and forecasts for San Bernardino and Riverside counties over the next two years. Comment?
Friday Nov 21 | via Lake Elsinore Valley News
Realtors across the country were recently called upon to take action with their Congressional representatives urging leaders in the House and Senate to bring H.R. 2994, "The Mortgage Debt Forgiveness Tax Relief Act," to a vote as soon as possible in the "lame duck"' session of Congress. Every day that Congress fails to bring certainty on the expired tax provisions, more homeowners are faced with the awful choice between a tax bill they are unable to pay and losing their home to foreclosure. Comment?
Friday Nov 21 | via Lake Elsinore Valley News
The median price of a single-family home in Riverside County edged up 2 percent last month, while sales of existing homes remained flat, the California Association of Realtors reported today. On a year-to-year level, the October 2014 price was roughly 9 percent higher than the $296,640 median price in October 2013, according to CAR. Comment?
Friday Nov 14 | via Lake Elsinore Valley News
Four local charities were the beneficiaries of the profits from the Chili Cook-Off hosted by the Southwest Riverside County Association of REALTORS on Oct. 3. The event raised $9,302; after expenses, $5,571 was available for distribution to the selected charities. At the Nov. 4 marketing meeting of SRCAR , event organizers Shelly Moore of Escrow Leaders and MaryAnn Sharp of HISCO CRES Home Warranty presented four checks of $1,392.77 each to Michelle's Place ; Project T.O.U.C.H. ; Rancho Damacitas ; and SRCAR Scholarship Foundation . Comment?
Thursday Nov 13 | via The Press-Enterprise
Foreclosure filings rose across the nation in October, and Inland Southern California was not immune to the spike in activity. The downward slide of notices by banks and loan handlers to take back houses and condos or sell to a third-party investor in the two-county region has lasted for many months. Comment?
Yesterday | via Business Wire
Federal Home Loan Bank of Seattle Names 2015 Affordable Housing Advisory Council Members to Represent Hawaii, Idaho, and Montana; Oregon and Utah Representatives Named Chair and Vice Chair )--The Federal Home Loan Bank of Seattle today announced the appointments of Michelle Griffith of Ketchum, Idaho, and Andrea Davis of Missoula, Montana, to the... )--Fitch Ratings rates Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District, California's promissory notes as follows: --$26 million refunding promissory notes 2014... )--Cartera Commerce today released its "Top Three Ways to Shop Smarter" list in an effort to help consumers save money and find the best deals this holiday season. Comment?
Wednesday | via Inside Bay Area
Pittsburg has gone through several names and makeovers since it began more than 165 years ago. While it was incorporated in 1903, its beginnings date back to 1849, when Col. Comment?
Wednesday | via Business Journal
Pending home sales in California picked up the pace in October and rose for the second straight month, with the trend likely to continue through the rest of the year, according to the California Association of Realtors. Pending home sales, based on signed contracts, rose 2 percent in October from September, the first back-to-back increase since early this year, when pending sales rose for three straight months beginning in January, Los Angeles-based C.A.R. said. Comment?
Sep 10, 2014 | via East Bay Express
Two years ago, during the height of the foreclosure crisis, Attorney General Kamala Harris and the California legislature drafted and passed a series of laws collectively called the Homeowner Bill of Rights. These new laws banned the shady practices banks used to foreclose on people's homes, and provided borrowers with strong protections, including the ability to sue their mortgage servicer to prevent a wrongful foreclosure, and even to obtain damages. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 25 | via SiliconValley.com
A for sale sign is posted outside a house in Los Angeles, on Monday, Nov. 24, 2014. A new report finds the number of Southern California homes bought for $2 million or more in recent months is the highest on record. Comment?
6 min ago | via Romsey Advertiser
House prices climbed to another all-time high in November but the pace of growth in property values is continuing to cool, Nationwide Building Society has reported. Prices across the UK edged up by 0.3% month-on-month on October's previous peak to reach A 189,388 on average in November. Comment?
12 min ago | via MyBankTracker
Now that the year is coming to an end, it's a perfect time to sit down and go over your budget. A good budget review gives you a chance to go over your 2014 financial results so you can see how close you came towards meeting your annual goals. Comment?
19 min ago | via National Public Radio
Franklin Gilliard and his wife Sherry live in transitional housing, and they hold a circle of thanks at dinner to remember what they have. StoryCorps hide caption Franklin Gilliard and his wife Sherry live in transitional housing, and they hold a circle of thanks at dinner to remember what they have. Comment?
20 min ago | via M2.com
Paul Richardson, who has served as the company's chief risk officer over the past several years, will remain in his role as partner and chief risk officer for Pine River Capital Management LP the parent of the company's external manager. Prior to joining the company, Rush held a variety of positions at UBS AG in New York. Comment?
21 min ago | via Go Local
It's a busy time for the economic calendar, with some slightly negative indications looking forward. GDP for the third quarter will be revised upward to 3.9, but the fourth quarter isn't expected to be as strong. Comment?
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