Rio Real Estate News
Real Estate news for Rio, WI continually updated from thousands of sources.
Thursday Nov 20 | via JD Supra
Lawyers generally enjoy prognosticating future developments in the law. Under the Erie doctrine, federal judges have a legitimate need to engage in this pastime. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 19 | via New York Daily News
A homeless man was found dead in an abandoned Wisconsin property as a real estate broker showed prospective buyers around. The lifeless body of 53-year-old John Abbott was reportedly discovered in a closet at the house near N.25 St. and Michigan Ave. in Milwaukee on Saturday. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 12 | via Directions Magazine
A new software tool [right] developed by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is being touted as an effective way to help reduce agricultural runoff and erosion . Developed to integrate satellite imaging and geographic information system or GIS technology, the erosion vulnerability assessment for agricultural lands tool--known as EVAAL--depicts areas susceptible to runoff based on topography, land cover and soils. Comment?
Oct 21, 2014 | via WAOW
The Wisconsin Rapids Police Department is asking for your help to find out who caused damage at a soccer field. The Wisconsin Rapids Police Department is asking for your help to find out who caused damage at a soccer field. Comment?
Oct 21, 2014 | via WKBT
Wisconsin's housing prices climbed slightly in September as the level of home sales remained about the same compared to a year ago. The latest figures from the Wisconsin Realtors Association show housing prices rose about 3 percent. Comment?
3 min ago | via ABC News
Sales of new U.S. homes edged up modestly in October, led by a big jump in activity in the Midwest. New home sales advanced 0.7 percent last month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 458,000, the Commerce Department reported Wednesday. Comment?
7 min ago | via The Winnipeg Free Press
Home ownership became more affordable in Canada in the third quarter despite a broad spike in home prices, according to the latest survey by RBC Economics. The bank says that was because of rising household incomes, low and steady interest rates and cheaper utility costs in many parts of the country. Comment?
7 min ago | via Reuters
Contracts to buy previously-owned U.S. homes unexpectedly fell in October, dropping to their lowest level in four months and casting a shadow over the housing market's recovery. The National Association of Realtors said on Wednesday its Pending Home Sales Index, based on contracts signed last month, dropped 1.1 percent to 104.1. Economists polled by Reuters had forecast pending home sales rising 0.5 percent last month. Comment?
9 min ago | via Reuters
The dollar's decline against most major currencies accelerated early Wednesday after disappointing U.S. home sales data fed worries the U.S. economy was losing momentum in the final quarter of 2014. The U.S. Commerce Department said sales of new single-family homes gained 0.7 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 458,000 units, short of the 472,000-unit pace projected by analysts polled by Reuters. Comment?
10 min ago | via KMIR 6
The number of Americans signing contracts to buy homes fell slightly in October as tight credit and lagging wages remained financial hurdles for would-be homebuyers. The National Association of Realtors says its seasonally adjusted pending home sales index fell 1.1 percent the past month to 104.1. The index remains below its 2013 average but is 2.2 percent higher than last October. Comment?
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