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Sunday Mar 1 | via Philly.com
A tip of the hat to Hatboro is in order this Sunday morning: March 1 marks the 300th anniversary of the 1.7-square-mile Montgomery County town. Don't make too much noise, however. Comment?
Jan 5, 2015 | via Philly.com
D EAR HARRY: Back in June, my husband and I bought a new home in Montgomery County. We financed 80 percent with a favorable mortgage rate of 3.75 percent. Comment?
Dec 22, 2014 | via WFMZ
The $371.1-million budget passed Thursday also features increased spending on human services, continued investment in restoration of county infrastructure, lower projected debt, a third consecutive yearly payment to the employee pension fund, a small surplus and an increased fund balance, according to county officials. All non-represented employees will receive a one-percent base pay increase, and due to an anomaly that occurs every 11 or 12 years, employees will receive an "extra" pay check equivalent to an extra 3.9 percent in calendar year 2015. Comment?
Nov 26, 2014 | via The Lebanon Daily News
The Lebanon County commissioners have again extended the timetable for closing on the sale of Cedar Haven nursing home to Complete Healthcare Resources. The commissioners said Wednesday that Friday's deadline on closing the $25.5 million sale has been pushed back to December 19. The sale was originally to be finalized on Sept. Comment?
Oct 24, 2014 | via Philly.com
Chester County is the latest government in the region to sue some of the nation's largest banks to recover millions of dollars in recording fees for mortgage assignments. The Chester County Recorder of Deeds filed a lawsuit Oct. 10 against several banks, including JPMorgan Chase, Wells Fargo, Citibank, and Bank of America, in County Court. Comment?
Tuesday Mar 3 | via Patch.com
Joseph McDonald, regional vice president of Weichert, Realtors, announced that Joseph Baylis of the East Windsor office was individually recognized for his exceptional industry success during 2014. A top producer, he led both the company and the region for listings sold, as well as the region, which is comprised of offices throughout Warren, Hunterdon, Somerset and Union counties in New Jersey, and the Lehigh Valley area of Pennsylvania, for sales and resales. Comment?
Wednesday Feb 18 | via Business Wire
Mortgage industry veteran John J. Goulding to serve as Vice President, Regional Sales Manager for locations on the Eastern Seaboard )-- Stearns Lending, LLC , a leading national mortgage lender with Retail, Wholesale, Correspondent, and Strategic Alliances business channels, is proud to announce that John J. Goulding, Vice President, Regional Sales Manager , has joined the Company and now leads the effort to expand Stearns' Retail sales and market presence in the Mid-Atlantic Region. "We are very pleased to welcome John Goulding to our Retail sales management team," said John Adam, Executive Vice President - National Retail Lending Leader. Comment?
Thursday Feb 12 | via Mortgage News Daily
As the housing industry continues to recover we see occasional troublesome spikes in one statistic or another. RealtyTrac reported a couple of such statistics in its U.S. Foreclosure Market Report for January, surges that, at first glance look ominous , but are probably good news . Comment?
Thursday Feb 12 | via Patch.com
Joseph McDonald, regional vice president of Weichert, Realtors, announced that the Clinton office was recognized for outstanding performance in January. The office led the entire company for listings sold, as well as the region, which is comprised of offices throughout Mercer, Warren, Hunterdon, Somerset and Union counties in New Jersey, and the Lehigh Valley area of Pennsylvania, in resale listings, resale revenue units and resale dollar volume. Comment?
Tuesday Feb 3 | via The Morning Call
Standard and Poor's will pay $20 million and halt part of its commercial-mortgage bond business for one year to settle lawsuit about mortgage-backed securities. Bloomberg's Scarlet Fu reports on "In The Loop." Comment?
11 min ago | via Herald Gazette
A destination spot for locals and tourists alike, the Owls Head General Store is well known throughout the community. The store has enjoyed a strong clientele base and growth over the past years. Comment?
12 min ago | via The Gleaner
Bruce Kidner , finance director, Red Stripe, and Volker Habig, listen to a point being made by Cedric Blair , managing director for Red Stripe, during the Beer Wednesdays LIVE event at Cuddyz Sports Bar last Wednesday. Courtney Wynter, general manager of Jamaica Mortgage Bank and a trustee of COK Sodality Approved Retirement Sheme, carefully marks his cards at the recent COK Jamaica Night Bingo. Comment?
31 min ago | via National Journal
Homeownership remains a central tenet of the American Dream-even if, in the aftermath of the global financial recession, fewer and fewer Americans opt to do it. Just 64 percent of Americans now own their homes, a level so low that it's not been seen since 1994, according to Census data. Comment?
32 min ago | via Realty Times
The Mortgage Bankers Association announced in late February that housing is poised for stronger growth in 2015. Yet mortgage interest rates remain low. Comment?
33 min ago | via Realty Times
There are two kinds of homebuyers: those for whom the sales price is the main consideration, and those who are mostly concerned with what it will cost them per month. If you've already bought a house, there isn't anything you can do about the sales price. Comment?
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