Rollingbay Real Estate News
19 hrs ago | via Port Orchard
Pending sales in the Kitsap County real estate market surged by more than 23 percent in March compared to the same month a year ago, according to the latest report from the Northwest Multiple Listing Service. "Dramatic increases in sales combined with severe decreases of inventory have led to a robust marketplace primarily benefiting sellers," said Mike Eliason, association executive of the Kitsap County Association of Realtors. Comment?
Friday Mar 27 | via Gawker
A software engineer living in Washington state may have no choice but to sell the home he bought last December because, despite repeatedly checking with Comcast before he even considered buying the property, the company just can't give him internet service. Seth Morabito's thorough chronicle of how Comcast strung him along is some real Twilight Zone shit, and provides a grim cautionary tale about making any decision-let alone buying a house-based on assurances from the Worst Company in America. Comment?
Mar 6, 2015 | via Business Journal
A lack of inventory combined with heightened demand is sending housing prices in the Puget Sound region upward, a new report shows. Even though more people are putting their houses and condos on the market, it's still not enough to keep up with demand, and the inventory of available properties is less than it was a year ago, according to the report on February sales that the Northwest Multiple Listing Service issued Thursday. Comment?
Jan 16, 2015 | via North Kitsap Herald
Almost five years after he paid $65,000 cash for it, Peter Miele has the manufactured home he bought from Golden Homes of Poulsbo. Golden Homes had refused to deliver the house unless it received more money for site preparation, a condition Miele alleges was not in his contract. Comment?
Dec 4, 2014 | via Business Journal
Median sales prices of houses and condos in the Puget Sound region climbed in November, according to a report that the Northwest Multiple Listing Service issued Thursday. People are still hot to buy houses and condos in the Seattle metro area, where pending sales last month reached a nearly eight-year high for November. Comment?
Tuesday Apr 21 | via The Washington Post
The Federal Reserve would be at the helm of a reorganized regulatory system eliminating the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency and combining other agencies in a plan released Monday by the Volcker Alliance, a group formed in 2013 by the former central bank chairman. In a report outlining the plan, the group described its aim as a simpler, clearer and more adaptive regime. Comment?
Friday Apr 17 | via Journal Gazette
Washington State Auditor Troy Kelley, the elected official charged with rooting out government fraud and waste, pleaded not guilty Thursday after a federal grand jury indictment charged him with filing false tax returns, attempted obstruction of a civil lawsuit and possession of more than $1 million in stolen property related to his former ... (more) Comment?
Thursday Apr 16 | via KNUS-AM Aurora
Washington State Auditor Troy Kelley, the elected official tasked with rooting out government fraud and waste, has been indicted by a federal grand jury on charges of filing false tax returns, attempted obstruction of a civil lawsuit and possession of stolen property. The 41-page indictment was unsealed Thursday, alleging various misdeeds by Kelley in connection with mortgage title services companies he previously ran. Comment?
Thursday Apr 16 | via Business Journal
OB Jacobi , Windermere Real Estate president, has been working for several years to help launch a residential real estate program at the University of Washington. He spoke at the Puget Sound Business Journal's 35th Anniversary Roundtable discussion last week. Comment?
Thursday Apr 2 | via Mortgage News Daily
Bottom Right Default State Name: State Name underscore: State Name dash: State Name lower underscore: State Name lower dash: State Name lower: State Abbreviation: State Abbreviation Lower: It is a continuously updated stream of news from around the web Visit throughout the day for the latest breaking news. High student debt, poor job prospects and shifting attitudes are inhibiting homeownership among younger Americans who came of age during the latest recession, potentially hindering the accumulation of wealth for that generation, Federal Reserve governor Lael Brainard said on Thursday. Comment?
46 min ago | via Patch.com
When shopping for a home, it's not unusual to see various agents highlighting their ability to make the buying process a "stress-free!" affair. However, the truth of the matter is that purchasing a house is a large financial transaction-possibly one of the largest you'll ever make-so stress may be a natural part of the process... The purpose of a real estate agent is to not only help you navigate the market and the negotiation process, but to walk with you every step of the way-from pre-qualification to closing. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Monster.com
Thank you for your interest in the Pharmaceutical Sales Representative. To begin the application process, please enter your information below. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Sunday Herald
The recovery of the UK's state-backed banks Lloyds and RBS will be under the spotlight during another busy week for corporate updates. The recovery of the UK's state-backed banks Lloyds and RBS will be under the spotlight during another busy week for corporate updates. Comment?
1 hr ago | via South China Morning Post
Enoch Yiu is the chief reporter of business pages at the Post. She writes feature stories with a focus on regulatory issues, stock exchanges, the Securities and Futures Commission, accountancy, insurance, pension and other financial industry development issuse. Comment?
3 hrs ago | via Post and Courier
He had met Lawrence Lee in 2013, not long after moving to the Lowcountry. Lee, a retired Air Force fighter pilot who bought and resold real estate, was offering homes for rent on Craigslist. Comment?
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