Rollingbay Real Estate News
Real Estate news for Rollingbay, WA continually updated from thousands of sources.
Thursday Dec 4 | 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?
Nov 21, 2014 | via Bremerton Patriot
In surveys on BremertonPatriot.com and CentralKitsapReporter.com in 2013, a majority of respondents said they planned to do most of their holiday shopping locally or in Kitsap County. That was good news. Comment?
Nov 10, 2014 | via North Kitsap Herald
You'll have to wait until later Nov. 10 to know who the prosecuting attorney and District 3 county commissioner will be. Elections supervisor Dolores Gilmore - who won the race for county auditor - said there are an estimated 800 ballots left to count. Comment?
Nov 5, 2014 | via North Kitsap Herald
Three races were still too close to call after updated election results were released Nov. 5 at 5 p.m. Deputy Public Defender Tina Robinson, a Republican candidate for prosecuting attorney, was losing by 214 votes to the incumbent, Democrat Russ Hauge, on Election Night. In updated results the next day, Robinson had a 32-vote lead. Comment?
Oct 31, 2014 | via Port Orchard
Paul Andrews is the clear choice for assessor. We have an opportunity to elect a 19-year Kitsap County resident who has truly worked for us. Comment?
Wednesday | via Whidbey News-Times
For starters, the unemployment rate is down from 7 percent last December to 5.8 percent. Washington State mirrors the national average. Comment?
Wednesday Dec 17 | 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. By Aruna Viswanatha and Nate Raymond – A former executive of Countrywide Financial, who led a jury to find parent company Bank of America Corp liable for fraud over shoddy mortgages the company sold, will receive a $57 million award for another whistleblower case against his former employer, according to federal court documents. Comment?
Nov 17, 2014 | via New York Sun
The generally predicted, long-awaited, and richly deserved rout of Obamaism in what was its last election has been the most hopeful political event in the United States since George H. W. Bush defeated Michael Dukakis in 1988. This latest blessed event was highlighted by the opening of the trap-door under Harry Reid and his disappearance with the speed of gravity as the serious impediment to American government that he has been these eight years as Senate majority leader. Comment?
Nov 16, 2014 | via Reason Magazine
"I got driven down the tiny house road because of affordability, simplicity, sustainability, and then mobility," says Jay Austin, who designed a custom 140-square-foot house, which is part of a showcase community of minuscule homes located in an alley lot in Washington, D.C. Despite its size, Austin's house-The Matchbox-is stylish, well built, and it includes all of life's necessities : a bathroom, a shower, a modest kitchen, office space, and a bedroom loft. There is even a hot tub outside. Comment?
Nov 14, 2014 | via Business Journal
This is one of many high-end homes in the Redmond area, where home prices average $694,456. This home is in zip code 98053. Comment?
11 min ago | via Dallas Morning News
Toyota's decision to move its North American headquarters to Plano exemplified a real estate boom that also includes soaring home values and surging construction. Unlike the fraud-fueled 1980s boom, this one is built on strong population and job growth. Comment?
14 min ago | via Washington Times
There is no way to sugarcoat the past year. It has been, with rare exceptions, one of our nation's worst in many years. Comment?
18 min ago | via Silicon Alley Insider
Standard & Poor's Ratings Services is nearing a settlement with regulators over their investigation of how the company graded real-estate bonds, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter. The proposed deal, which could be reached as early as next month, is a joint settlement with the Securities and Exchange Commission, New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman and Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley, the newspaper reported. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Dallas Morning News
In a recent report, analysts at Fitch Ratings said Texas homes are the most overpriced in the country, and falling oil prices could send them tumbling. According to Fitch, Texas abodes are 11 percent overvalued, thanks to homes in D-FW, Houston, San Antonio and Austin rising at a 20 percent-plus pace since 2011. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Channelnewsasia.com
Many Russians who borrowed in dollars to finance mortgages face a crisis on payments with the rouble falling by half in the past few years against the US currency. MOSCOW: When Olga Savelyeva took out a US$226,000 mortgage to buy a small apartment on the outskirts of Moscow in 2008, she could never have imagined that the rouble would lose more than half its value in a few short years. Comment?
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