Round Rock Real Estate News
Friday May 15 | via CultureMap
KVUE - A 410-square-foot blue house on East Second Street with one bedroom, one bathroom and window unit air conditioning is being listed on AustinRealEstate.com for $450,000. Yvonne Esparza, the realtor for the property, said the asking price reflects Austin's high demand for housing and low supply. Comment?
Apr 21, 2015 | via KXAN-TV Austin
Austin-area home prices have hit an all-time high, according to a report from the Austin Board of Realtors. The findings show the median price in March for single-family homes increased 10 percent year-over year to $255,000, and the average home price jumped 13 percent to $334,758. Comment?
Apr 21, 2015 | via Business Journal
Austin homes spent more time on the market in March, increasing four days year-over-year to an average of 55 days, ABOR said. Austin-area home prices - plus the number of homes sold - hit an all-time high in March, according to the Austin Board of Realtors . Comment?
Mar 13, 2015 | via National Mortgage News
Online mortgage lender Privlo has entered the Texas market, looking to help those underserved by traditional lenders in securing home financing, the company announced Thursday. The Los Angeles-based company has opened an office in Austin and has worked with local real estate agents to sell its services, following an initial soft launch, according to a press release. Comment?
Mar 9, 2015 | via CultureMap
Texas Ranger Hall of Fame in Waco, the hottest real estate market in the U.S., according to new report. As the spring homebuying season approaches, experts are saying Waco is slated to have the hottest market in the country, followed by Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington. Comment?
20 hrs ago | via St. Petersburg Times
More doom and gloom predictions for Canada's "oil patch" suggest there could be as many as 185,000 job lost this year. A report by Enform's labor market division said the potential losses would amount to a 25 percent drop in the number of jobs due to budget cuts in the oil and gas industry. Comment?
Yesterday | via East Texas Review
Imagine, it's tax time and a family is faced with losing their home because they can't pay their property taxes. They receive what they think is a godsend from a property tax lender - a letter with a promise: "We will quickly get your taxes paid so you'll no longer incur the large penalties, interest and attorney collection fees charged by your county. Comment?
Yesterday | via World News Report
Realty411 magazine continues to raise awareness, supplies and donations for important charities across the nation with their live real estate investors, finance and technology expos. Realty411 reached more readers and industry professionals in the nation in 2014 than any other print publication in the country, serving the individual realty investor. Comment?
Aug 22, 2011 | via American Reporter
I am a believer in dreams, and when I had a waking dream a few days after the S&P downgrade of our national debt of President Obama packing his bags and leaving the White House, I was saddened for him and for my country. But the great thing about dreams, if they are truly predictive, is that they give you time to change the future, and I'm going to try doing that with this advice. Comment?
Tuesday May 19 | via Natl. Relocation & Real Estate
Based on data through February 2015, CoreLogic Market Condition Indicators identified seven of the top 100 markets in the U.S. as currently overvalued. In October 2014, Market Conditions Indicators put that number at four. Comment?
23 min ago | via The New Zealand Herald
Banks foreclosed on more than 700 properties in the last year when financially strapped homeowners could no longer afford repayments. While the number of mortgagee sales has plummeted, an economist warns those who extended their mortgage terms or took repayment holidays during the last recession could be exposed during the next downturn. Comment?
34 min ago | via The Peninsula
With the latest effort by Sweden to cool its housing market postponed by a court, concerns are escalating that political stagnation, a faulty institutional set-up and high household debt risks sending the triple A economy into a tailspin. A move to force homeowners to pay down the principal of their mortgages -- what many economists say is the very least needed to avoid a housing bubble -- was postponed after a court in April said the Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority lacked a legal mandate. Comment?
40 min ago | via Stabroek News
The New York Post today reported that convicted drug lord Shaheed "Roger" Khan and mortgage fraudster Ed Ahmad are among possible witnesses whose stories or testimony will feature in the upcoming trial of Brooklyn state Sen. John Sampson. Sampson, the former Democratic leader of the Senate, is facing charges of obstructing justice, witness and evidence tampering and lying to an FBI agent. Comment?
47 min ago | via Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal
The city provided $1 million for the program in its 2015 budget, and by the end of last week, nearly 40 loans had been completed for $459,000 with a hundred applications still in the queue. "We are currently oversubscribed," Maria Prioletta, a Department of City Development official, said in a message sent to Common Council members last week. Comment?
50 min ago | via Leamington Spa Courier
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