Rockford Real Estate News
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Aug 21, 2014 | via MLive.com
The Kent County Land Bank Authority bought and sold 112 residential properties in 2013, according to a report submitted to the authority's board on Thursday, August. Comment?
Jul 31, 2014 | via MLive.com
U.S. Rep. Justin Amash and U.S. Senate candidate Terri Lynn Land are seeking their own election this year. Comment?
Jun 29, 2014 | via MLive.com
The apex of the inaugural five-day Freedom Cruise event happened on Saturday, June 28 as celebrity appearances from History Channel stars, a rock concert, and a special presentation from American Fallen Soldier Project for Spec. Comment?
Jun 23, 2014 | via MLive.com
The Kent County Land Bank Authority may win over some of its enemies by offering to share one of its unique powers - the ability to quickly clear up a "clouded" title on blighted property. Comment?
Jun 9, 2014 | via MLive.com
After taking a 2-hour bus tour of "the good, the bad and the ugly" houses being acquired and redeveloped by the Kent County Land Bank, State Rep. Tom Hooker, R-Byron Center, said he was impressed. Comment?
31 min ago | via Reuters
Detroit needs to eradicate blighted properties and keep its art collection in order to thrive once it exits bankruptcy, a billionaire business leader told the city's bankruptcy trial on Wednesday. "Blight is like a cancer. Comment?
Yesterday | via MLive.com
The Federal Housing Finance Agency's Home Affordable Refinance Program has refinanced over 3.2 million underwater mortgages since it was created in 2009, and there are still 58,989 Michigan home loans still eligible for the help, including 11,932 in Wayne County, 6,727 in Oakland County and 6,230 in Macomb County. The Federal Housing Finance Agency's Home Affordable Refinance Program has refinanced over 3.2 million underwater mortgages since it was created in 2009, and there are still 58,989 Michigan home loans still eligible for the help, including 11,932 in Wayne County, 6,727 in Oakland County and 6,230 in Macomb County. Comment?
Yesterday | via MLive.com
Gene Szpeinski, an associate broker with Signature Associates' Grand Rapids office, will be sworn in as 2015 president of Michigan Realtors on Wednesday, Oct. 1. Szpeinski, whose term as president will begin on Jan. 1, 2015, also has been named "Realtor of the Year" by the Commercial Board of Realtors , according to a press release issued Tuesday, Sept. 30. Michigan Realtors, which includes some 23,000 members of 42 local associations, is holding its annual convention in Grand Rapids from Wednesday, Oct. 1, through Friday, Oct. 3. Szpeinski, who has been active in real estate since 1976, has been an associate broker with Signature Associates since 2007. Comment?
Tuesday Sep 23 | via Mortgage News Daily
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Friday Sep 19 | via Seeking Alpha
Huntington Bancshares continues to be one of the biggest banking companies in the Midwest. With bank branches in Michigan, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Indiana, West Virginia, and Kentucky, the six state banking company has more than 700 branches for its customers. Comment?
5 min ago | via Business Journal
Home of the Day is presented by the Triad Business Journal with Allen Tate Realtors. This is your invitation to view some of the Triad's most-luxurious properties. Comment?
9 min ago | via Washington Examiner
A federal judge could rule Wednesday on a bankruptcy exit plan for Stockton, an inland port city in California that in 2012 became the largest city in the country to file for Chapter 9 protection before Detroit made the move last year. U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Christopher Klein has scheduled a hearing in Sacramento in a trial that has lasted more than four months. Comment?
Dec 24, 2013 | via Deutsche Welle
A cap on rent in pricy locations and a new rule on who pays an estate agent's commission: Germany's cabinet has approved a draft law designed to help renters. Estate agents plan to lodge a constitutional court complaint. Comment?
13 min ago | via Business Journal
Residential foreclosure activity in the Charlotte market logged another month of decline in July, with the latest figures from CoreLogic Inc. showing a foreclosure rate of 1 percent in the local market that month. It's better than the national foreclosure rate of 1.7 percent for the month but worse than North Carolina's statewide rate of 0.9 percent, the Irvine, Calif.-based data firm says. Comment?
13 min ago | via The Washington Post
Investors in star money manager Bruce Berkowitz's main mutual fund have lost about $600 million as securities tied to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac plummet. The value of the $8 billion Fairholme Fund's stakes in preferred and common shares of the U.S. mortgage finance firms slid to about $550 million today, from $1.2 billion at yesterday's close, based on holdings disclosed as of May 31. Berkowitz's Fairholme Capital Management LLC lost a legal bid yesterday to force the bailed-out companies to share profits with private stockholders. Comment?
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