Poplar Bluff Real Estate News
Real Estate news for Poplar Bluff, MO continually updated from thousands of sources.
Wednesday Oct 15 | via The American Prospect
It wasn't easy; when he first went to see the house, the real estate agent wouldn't show it to him. Atypically, Williams belonged to a church with a white pastor, who contacted the agent on Williams's behalf, only to be told that neighbors objected to sales to Negroes. Comment?
Friday Oct 17 | via DigitalBURG
A California-based real estate research company says new foreclosure cases in Kansas and Missouri declined sharply in the third quarter from year-ago levels while rising slightly nationwide. RealtyTrac reports the number of default notices, auctions and bank repossessions fell 31 percent in Kansas during the July to September period, while they plummeted 45.5 percent in Missouri during that same period. Comment?
Wednesday Oct 8 | via Business Journal
Single-family home prices in St. Louis, including distressed sales, increased by nearly 5 percent in August compared with the same month in 2013. That's according to new data published by CoreLogic, a California-based real estate tracker. Comment?
Friday Sep 26 | via The Daily Caller
John Berlau is director of the Center for Investors and Entrepreneurs at CEI. He is also a contributor to OpenMarket.org. Comment?
Sep 19, 2014 | via Business Journal
When it comes to buying a home, Missourians are more likely to overspend their originally established budget than Kansans, but when Kansans blow the budget they spend more. About 19 percent of Missourians who bought a home blew their budget, by an average of $18,554. Comment?
7 min ago | via The Washington Post
Bank of England Governor Mark Carney is facing scrutiny on the management of Britain's payments system after the biggest disruption in at least seven years delayed bank transfers and house purchases. Carney announced a "thorough, independent" review late yesterday after the BOE had to shut down the system that handles about 575 billion pounds of daily payments. Comment?
11 min ago | via RTE.ie
Permanent TSB will have to find 170m for every percentage point it falls short of European capital standards after Sunday's ECB stress test results, if it fails the review, says the Irish Independent. "Permanent TSB is the most vulnerable of the Irish banks," according to Emmet Gaffney, an analyst at Investec in Dublin. Comment?
17 min ago | via The Bronxville Daily Voice
Julia B. Fee Sotheby's International Realty has announced that Nancy Jones and Barbara Nanna, both formerly of Houlihan Lawrence, have joined the company and will be based in the firm's Bronxville brokerage. Jones has been listing and selling real estate in Southern Westchester County since 2002, and has been one of the top producing Realtors in the county. Comment?
25 min ago | via The Miami Herald
Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are close to allowing consumers to buy a home with as little as a 3 percent down payment and still have the mortgages backed by the two agencies. More details are expected to be announced in coming weeks, but the move from a 5 percent down payment could increase the ability of creditworthy but cash-strapped consumers to become homeowners and help a faltering housing market regain its traction. Comment?
45 min ago | via The Citizens' Voice
Federal National Mortgage Association and Fannie Mae and Maccabe, Weisburg, & Conway to Alma B. McLaughlin for $140,450; Kingston. Kimberly Demarco and Joan Brysac and Joan A. Brysac to Ryan J. Brislin for $134,900; Dupont. Comment?
Copyright © 2014 Topix LLC