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Wednesday Feb 11 | via Sag Harbor Online
Tearing down or even securing the crumbling Morpurgo house at 6 Union Street in Sag Harbor may not be as easy as it at first might have appeared. Comment?
Sunday Feb 1 | via Newsday
Former Suffolk County Legislator George Guldi at Riverhead Criminal Court, where he announced he will represent himself in a mortgage fraud case, on Aug. 9, 2010. Photo Credit: James Carbone Former Suffolk County Legislator George Guldi at Riverhead Criminal Court, where he announced he will represent himself in a mortgage fraud case, on Aug. 9, 2010. Comment?
Wednesday Jan 28 | via Newsday
Long Island home values barely edged up in 2014 and remain below levels seen before the housing crash, despite rising prices for luxury residences. Across the Island, excluding the East End, homes sold for a median price of $362,000 in the last three months of 2014, up less than 1 percent from a year earlier, the Manhattan-based appraisal firm Miller Samuel and brokerage Douglas Elliman said... Long Island home values barely edged up in 2014 and remain below levels seen before the housing crash, despite rising prices for luxury residences. Comment?
Tuesday Jan 27 | via Marietta Times
Residents of New Hampshire, where Nashua got 33 inches of snow and Hudson got 32, are venturing outside to assess the damage. Bob Preston is a real estate agent in Seabrook, a coastal town strafed by high winds and almost 28 inches of snow. Comment?
Jan 11, 2015 | via Newsday
Azeez Smith lost his wife to breast cancer and his information technology job within a year, leaving the father of three on the brink of also losing his Brentwood home. However, Smith, 46, has been able to keep his house through a $17,181.32 loan from the New York State Mortgage Assistance Program. Comment?
Wednesday Feb 18 | via Crain's New York Business
CREW New York, the largest group for professional commercial real estate women in New York City, will host its monthly luncheon with notable keynote speakers focusing on collaboration in the commercial real estate industry. Please join guest speakers Paul Massey, Ron Lo Russo and Robert A. Knakal as they discuss Cushman & Wakefield's successful acquisition of Massey Knakal and what it means for New York City's commercial real estate market. Comment?
Wednesday | via Mortgage News Daily
The Home Price Index report issued this week by Black Knight Financial Services shows the December national index at $241,000, a -0.1 percent change from November. The HPI has increased by 4.6 percent since December 2013, and is now 10.2 percent below the peak of $268,000 it stablished in June 2006. Comment?
Wednesday | via Seeking Alpha
Most community banks struggle for a sliver of market share. Outgunned by Wells Fargo and Bank of America, small financials have steadily lost to their far larger brethren. Comment?
Tuesday | via Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph
Whether or not the "sharing economy" is properly communal, it better satisfies human needs. Naturally people want to kill it. Comment?
Tuesday Feb 24 | via TheStreet.com
NEW YORK -- The S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average notched record intraday highs on Tuesday as Wall Street decoded Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's remarks on a possible timeline for rate hikes. The S&P 500 was up 0.3% to 2,116 and the Dow added 0.42% to 18,212. Comment?
38 min ago | via Sydney Morning Herald
With vast ghost cities emerging, new construction is evaporating no matter what sales and prices do - and the traditional correlation between housing and steel demand is breaking down. Photo: Kevin Frayer A record decline in new-home prices in January has prompted Chinese officials to contemplate additional stimulus measures, including reducing the required down payments on second homes and eliminating sales tax after only two years of ownership instead of five. Comment?
42 min ago | via Inside Bay Area
The cold, hard reality of skyrocketing Bay Area housing prices hit Brittany Baker when, returning to Livermore after six years in Kansas, she discovered she couldn't afford a place of her own in the city where she grew up. Although the 29-year-old mother of two works full time, for the past two years she and her children have lived with her mother and stepfather in a 1,100-square-foot, three-bedroom home. Comment?
44 min ago | via Housing Wire
Realtors, real estate agents and brokers are fighting a constant battle against people and companies who are trying to rip them off, and they're not going to take it anymore, executives from the National Association of Realtors told a House subcommittee on Thursday. Representatives from NAR were on Capitol Hill Thursday to testify before the U.S. House Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade and request "meaningful patent litigation reform," because Realtors, real estate agents and brokers are often threatened by so-called "patent trolls." Comment?
46 min ago | via WIOD-AM Miramar
They say a real estate agent was showing a newly renovated home to a couple Thursday morning when a gunman demanded the man's gold neck-chain and shot him. Detectives say surveillance video captured the suspect talking with someone in a white Pontiac Grand Am, and they're hoping someone recognizes the vehicle. Comment?
1 hr ago | via The Standard
The Nasdaq powered closer to 5,000 points while weakness in oil-linked equities kept the Dow and S&P 500 in the red. The tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index jumped by 20.75 points 4,987.89. Comment?
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