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Wednesday Nov 12 | via My FOX Chicago
There are an estimated 55,000 vacant and abandoned homes in Cook County. Many of them are in stable middle-class neighborhoods, where foreclosures leave them sitting empty for months or years. Comment?
Thursday Oct 30 | via Daily Herald
The developers who converted 719 apartments to condos at the Woods at Countryside in Palatine aren't strangers to legal trouble - they've been taken to Cook County court more than 35 times combined in recent years. But one lawsuit involving defendants Vince Manglardi, T.J. Wojtas and their company Renaissance Residential is quite different from the usual foreclosure complaint or breach of contract. Comment?
Sep 25, 2014 | via Chicago Tribune
The Cook County Land Bank may have as many as 30 properties in its portfolio by year's end, but it is aiming much higher for 2015 and expects Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to help its efforts. The land bank is calling on the two agencies and their overseer, the Federal Housing Finance Agency, to provide a list of foreclosed homes owned by Fannie and Freddie, and then to consider donating those properties and paying for demolishing some. Comment?
Sep 10, 2014 | via Chicago Tribune
Second-quarter single-family home prices rose more in suburban Cook County than in the city of Chicago, the first time that has happened since early 2013 and possibly a sign that the market's recovery outside ZIP codes that start with 606 is underway. That's one potential takeaway from a quarterly home price index calculated by the Institute for Housing Studies at DePaul University. Comment?
Aug 16, 2014 | via Lowell Sun
A carjacking and sexual assault in Philadelphia of a Realtor leaving an open house reminds real-estate agents across the country of the industry's potential for danger. Comment?
10 hrs ago | via American Reporter
Developments in the United Kingdom and Italy may ease some bon and stock market pressures, but on the eve of an emergency G-7 Finance Ministers' meeting Friday, I will provide them with a list from my money prescription pad, which, like my kids, they will likely ignore. First, how we got here, or rather the last few days of how we got here. Comment?
Wednesday | via Sys-Con Media
The national MiMi value stands at 74.4, indicating a weak housing market overall but showing a slight improvement from August to September and a narrowing 3-month decline of . On a year-over-year basis, the U.S. housing market has improved . Comment?
Thursday Nov 20 | via Chicago Tribune
Sales of existing homes in the Chicago area recorded the fourth consecutive year-over-year decline in October, but quite a few area residents may be getting a new home for the holidays. The Illinois Association of Realtors reported that 9,146 homes were sold in October in the nine-county Chicago area, down 3.3 percent from a year earlier. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 18 | via Lincoln Daily News
Colby Geiser started a business from scratch in 2003. He now has 85 employees and more than $6 million in annual sales. Comment?
Sunday Nov 16 | via The Motley Fool
The dream that was once considered the birthright of Americans -- a lifelong career, a family, a nice house -- is a dream deferred for many. Although median home prices are seeing double-digit growth in the areas that were hardest hit in the housing bust, seven years after the Great Recession began, many homeowners are still dealing with housing troubles. Comment?
4 min ago | via GlobeNewswire
On 1 April 2014, new rules on the refinancing of Danish covered bonds entered into force. Under the new rules, the maturity of 1Y bullet covered bonds that fund adjustable-rate mortgage loans with annual interest rate adjustment must be extended if the yield-to-maturity of the bonds will be more than 5 percentage points higher than at the last refinancing , or The Nykredit Group has just finished its bond sales in connection with the refinancing of ARMs with 1Y funding with interest rate adjustment as at 1 January 2015, and has determined the interest rate triggers for the bonds which can trigger maturity extension at next year's refinancing. Comment?
4 min ago | via Leigh Journal
House prices climbed to another all-time high in November but the pace of growth in property values is continuing to cool, Nationwide Building Society has reported. Prices across the UK edged up by 0.3% month-on-month on October's previous peak to reach A 189,388 on average in November. Comment?
26 min ago | via The Columbus Dispatch
When the declaration came in 1945 that World War II was over, 7-year-old Fanny Silberstein was in a health-care center operated by Catholic nuns in the French countryside. The war was over, but her life was the same. Comment?
40 min ago | via MyBankTracker
Now that the year is coming to an end, it's a perfect time to sit down and go over your budget. A good budget review gives you a chance to go over your 2014 financial results so you can see how close you came towards meeting your annual goals. Comment?
47 min ago | via National Public Radio
Franklin Gilliard and his wife Sherry live in transitional housing, and they hold a circle of thanks at dinner to remember what they have. StoryCorps hide caption Franklin Gilliard and his wife Sherry live in transitional housing, and they hold a circle of thanks at dinner to remember what they have. Comment?
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