Prairie Grove Real Estate News
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Wednesday May 27 | via 5NEWSonline.com
A woman accused of kidnapping a real estate agent at gunpoint appeared in court on Wednesday , officials say. The real estate agent told police she had an appointment on April 24 to show a house on Hidden Creek Drive to a woman named "Makayla," according to a court document. Comment?
Apr 28, 2015 | via Benton Courier
Saline County ranked among the top counties in Arkansas in February homes sales, according to information released recently by the Arkansas Realtors Association. Overall in The Natural State, the number of homes sold in February was up 9 percent compared to the same month last year. Comment?
Apr 16, 2015 | via The City Wire
Arkansas foreclosure activity continues to slow and are part of a national trend in which first quarter foreclosures were their lowest rate in 8 years, according to Irvine, Calif.,-based RealtyTrac.com. Filings were down in Northwest Arkansas, up in Sebastian County, but down overall in the Fort Smith metro. Comment?
Apr 15, 2015 | via The City Wire
The real estate market in Northwest Arkansas is heating up according to industry experts who report new and existing home sales, home prices and buyer demand are each showing signs of strength through the first quarter of 2015 - and that's compared to healthy 2014 numbers. Agents across Benton and Washington counties sold 1,596 homes valued at roughly$306 million in the first three months of this year. Comment?
Mar 16, 2015 | via The City Wire
Rising prices and a more than 9% gain in home sales is the emerging early trend in Benton and Washington counties. Agents sold 928 homes in the first two months of this year with roughly 19% of those being new construction. Comment?
11 min ago | via NWAonline
Aided by rising sales tax revenue, state general revenue in May increased by $2.2 million over a year ago to $427.5 million and exceeded the state's forecast by $14.8 million. Last month's sales and use tax revenue increased by $7.9 million over year-ago figures, while the state's individual income tax collections slipped by $4.7 million from May 2014, the state Department of Finance and Administration reported Tuesday in its monthly revenue report. Comment?
13 hrs ago | via The City Wire
Home sales in Arkansas' four large markets are up almost 7% through April, even with a decline in homes sold in two of Arkansas' four large metro markets during April. Also impressive is that the average sales price in the four markets is up more than 7% and the value of sales is up almost 15% year-to-date. Comment?
Monday | via NWAonline
Arron Lewis, charged with the kidnapping and killing of real estate agent Beverly Carter, will have one week to file motions regarding the means by which he can gather and review evidence for his trial, a judge ruled Monday. Pulaski County Circuit Judge Herb Wright ruled earlier this year that Lewis, 34, is allowed to represent himself in the case. Comment?
Sunday May 24 | via ArkansasBusiness.com
The fortunes of Searcy's Ridout Lumber Co. and homebuilders are thoroughly intertwined. Comment?
Thursday May 21 | via Inside Bay Area
The Richmond flatlands have always been gritty -- ramshackle homes, trash-strewn lots and violence that kept police busy. It's what sent many white residents fleeing this city starting in the 1960s, leaving behind a black population that by 1990 comprised nearly half of Richmond's residents. Comment?
7 min ago | via The Times-Tribune
An auction for the foreclosed and still struggling Mall at Steamtown was postponed three weeks to give potential bidders more time to prepare bids, an agent involved in the upcoming online auction said. The failure of retired department store chain owner Al Boscov's past partnership to pay off the loan that led to the foreclosure does not disqualify him from bidding or being part of a bid, said Lynn DeMarco, contact agent for t he Shopping Center Group LLC of New York City, which is facilitating the auction along with auction.com. Comment?
37 min ago | via Daily Mail
The average UK house price hit a new record high last month, heading towards the A 200k mark, although the annual pace of growth eased to its slowest in nearly two years, new data has showed. The value of a typical house increased by 4.6 per cent to A 195,166 in May compared to a year ago, after jumping 5.2 per cent in April, resuming a gradual downward trend which has started last summer. Comment?
9 min ago | via SFGate
However, the British lender added that while annual house price growth is now "running at less than half the pace prevailing in mid-2014," UK property prices will continue to soar as long as earnings keep rising . "The annual pace of house price growth slowed to 4.6% in May," said Robert Gardner, Nationwide's Chief Economist, in a statement . Comment?
12 min ago | via Banburycake.co.uk
House prices increased by 0.3% month-on-month in May to reach another record average high in cash terms, Nationwide Building Society has reported. UK property values increased to A 195,166 on average, surpassing an all-time high of A 193,048 the previous month. Comment?
17 min ago | via AmericanBankingNews.com
A number of firms have modified their ratings and price targets on shares of Toronto-Dominion Bank recently: 6/2/2015 - Toronto-Dominion Bank had its "sector outperform" rating reaffirmed by analysts at CIBC. They now have a $60.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $61.00. Comment?
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