Rainbow City Real Estate News
Real Estate news for Rainbow City, AL continually updated from thousands of sources.
Saturday Feb 28 | via Alabama Live
Enjoy the WiRE compliments of the ACRE Corporate Cabinet. Click link in article to see the corporations that are building Alabama's real estate multimedia network. Comment?
Tuesday Feb 24 | via Alabama Live
Sales: According to the Greater Alabama MLS , the Birmingham metro area* residential sales totaled 736 units in January, an improvement of 15.9 percent or 101 units from the same period last year. Forecast: January sales results were 4.2 percent or 32 units below of our monthly forecast . Comment?
Friday Feb 20 | via Alabama Live
Alabama residential sales during the fourth quarter continued to gradually improve, up 7.5 percent compared to the same period a year earlier. The fourth quarter represents the best performing quarter in 2014 and an improvement over the 3.3 percent growth experienced in the third quarter. Comment?
Tuesday Feb 17 | via Switched
Since 1993, the university's Rural Studio design workshop has allowed students to ditch the comforts of campus and head to the state's Black Belt region -- where poverty is high and jobs are scarce -- to create innovative and affordable housing projects. As City Lab reported, the program's 20K House initiative has figured out how to build an entire home for $20,000, benefiting both the region's poorest residents and community-oriented organizations alike. Comment?
Wednesday Feb 4 | via Vancouver Sun
Here are the most expensive homes now listed on the city's real estate market, all on Vancouver's west side. A Taiwanese flight carrying 58 people banked sharply onto its side, clipped a highway bridge and careened into a shallow river Wednesday shortly after taking off from Taipei, killing at least 19 people and leaving 24 missing, officials said. Comment?
1 min ago | via Scientific Blogging
The "average" Australian according to statistics is a 37 year-old woman with two kids, a mortgage and three bedroom house. But how "typical" are her consumer choices? Image from Shutterstock Who is the "typical" or "average" consumer? Is there such a thing? What do they look like? How do they make decisions? Am I an average consumer? It's something that comes up a lot in discussions around consumer protection, consumer advocacy, and regulation. Comment?
13 min ago | via WCBM-AM Pikesville
Who are these Obama voters? They can't all have head injuries, have been in a coma for the past 4 years, or own stock in an electric car battery company. Besides having "stupid" stamped on their forehead, here's a handy guide identifying these clueless creatures. Comment?
27 min ago | via KSTP
The Eden Prairie City Council had a change of heart at a meeting Tuesday night, regarding a hotly debated proposal. Council members voted to rescind a controversial proposal that would require homeowners selling their homes to pay for, and receive, an inspection by a city employee or city-approved staffer. Comment?
34 min ago | via The Northern Echo
Average household incomes are back to the levels they were at before the financial downturn struck, the Institute for Fiscal Studies has found. But the recovery in living standards has been much slower than after previous recessions and changes to spending patterns suggest that people think their income prospects have taken a permanent hit, it warned. Comment?
34 min ago | via WBTV
Troubled homeowners would not have to count forgiven loans as income under a version of a bill that began making its way through the N.C. House on Tuesday. A House committee approved a new version of a bill that passed the state Senate last month. Comment?
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