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16 hrs ago | via Long Island Business News
The opportunity emerged from the tumult that seized financial markets and sent stock prices and bond yields tumbling. Rates on long-term mortgages tend to track the 10-year Treasury yield, which fell below 2 percent for the first time since May 2013. Comment?
Sunday | via TheStreet.com
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Saturday Oct 18 | via Christian Science Monitor
"Stop Loan Sharks" is written on a t-shirt as an associate with the Neighborhood Association Corporation of America directs homeowners meeting with bank associates to lower their monthly mortgage payments during a mortgage relief event, Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014, in Atlanta. Comment?
Saturday Oct 18 | via Hispanic Business
A sudden plunge in mortgage rates this week raised an urgent question for millions of Americans: Should I refinance my mortgage? Across the country, homeowners and would-be homeowners eager for a bargain rate fired off inquiries to lenders. The opportunity emerged from the tumult that seized financial markets and sent stock prices and bond yields tumbling. Comment?
Friday Oct 17 | via US News & World Report
If you want to land your chosen house, move fast after viewing it because it'll be off the market quickly otherwise. For first-time homebuyers, the whole homebuying process may look a bit daunting. Comment?
21 hrs ago | via The Business Journal
Redwood Credit Union recently welcomed Christina Cook as senior vice president of accounting and finance. In this role, Ms. Comment?
Friday Oct 17 | via ContactMusic.com
The 28-year-old singer - who grew up in New York City - has reportedly purchased her first home in California. A real estate source told gossip website TMZ.com that the 'Bad Romance' hitmaker bought a huge compound in Malibu from the founder of Warner Bros Worldwide Consumer Products Division, Dan Romanelli . Comment?
Thursday Oct 16 | via The Press-Enterprise
Now, the monthly real estate report that tracks foreclosure activity across the nation didn't give the state or the Riverside and San Bernardino counties region a mention. RealtyTrac Vice President Daren Blomquist said the September foreclosure activity is strongest now in states that handle foreclosure action through the court system. Comment?
Thursday Oct 16 | via CBS Local
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Thursday Oct 16 | via Business Wire
"The Real Estate Summit: Partnering for Change in California" is made possible by partnerships between C.A.R., UC Berkeley Fisher Center for Real Estate and Urban Economics, UC Irvine Center for Real Estate, UCLA Anderson Forecast, UCLA Ziman Center for Real Estate, USC Lusk Center for Real Estate, and Stanford Professionals in Real Estate. On Nov. 14, these preeminent institutions will join influential economists, policymakers and business leaders to dissect and suggest solutions to the state's biggest economic and real estate challenges, including infrastructure, foreign investment, consumer trends, housing finance, affordability, and business environment. Comment?
9 min ago | via South China Morning Post
Transactions of ordinary homes now account for about 90 per cent of the total in Beijing after the new definition. Photo: Bloomberg Beijing outperformed Shanghai in property transactions last week after the capital increased the catchment for homes deemed eligible for reduced taxes and cheaper loans as part of efforts to shore up the struggling market. Comment?
10 min ago | via TheStreet.com
NEW YORK -- Access to home loans may soon become easier, with bankers and regulators optimistic they will soon have an agreement intended to ease lenders concerns. The latest sign of a deal came Monday in a speech from Mel Watt , director of the Federal Housing Finance Authority, regulator of Fannie Mae Watt told the audience of lenders he knows earlier initiatives "did not provide enough clarity" to assure lenders, including big banks Wells Fargo , they could make loans without fear Fannie or Freddie would force them to buy the loans back after finding small errors. Comment?
11 min ago | via Wall Street Journal
China's economy in the third quarter grew at its slowest pace in five years as it battles a slumping real-estate market and weak domestic demand and industrial production. The results on Tuesday make it increasingly likely that China will miss its annual growth target for the first time since 1998, in the midst of the Asian financial crisis. Comment?
12 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
Michael Lewis is the bestselling author of many books, but the first one I have read is The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine , which is about the financial crisis of 2008. Lewis' economics is terrible, but I still recommend the book. Comment?
16 min ago | via The Globe and Mail
An employee works at a production line inside a Geely factory in Ningbo, Zhejiang province May 15, 2014. An employee works at a production line inside a Geely factory in Ningbo, Zhejiang province May 15, 2014. Comment?
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