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11 hrs ago | via Los Angeles Times
The four men who founded the New Home Co. in August 2009 had a different view even though the industry was still reeling from bad loans, shrinking bank credit, low housing prices and too many homes on the market. Comment?
Thursday Dec 18 | via Mercury-Register
The Fackrell family, Karl, holding infant Conner, Angie and 4-year-old Haiden receive the keys to their new home from Kathie Sowa, West region senior vice president for Bank of America, and Scott Syphax, president of The Nehemiah Companies on Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, during an event in which a veteran received a free home from Nehemiah Community Reinvestment Group and Bank of America in Oroville, California. Haiden Fackrell, 4, opens the door to his family's new home with his mother, Angie Fackrell, father Karl Fackrell and infant brother Conner Fackrell on Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, during an event in which a veteran received a free home from Nehemiah Community Reinvestment Group and Bank of America in Oroville, California. Comment?
Tuesday Dec 16 | via Tehachapi News
Assemblywoman Shannon Grove told Tehachapi High School history students that if she can make it all the way to the top as one of California's 80 Assembly representatives, then anyone with the drive and determination can do so as well, regardless of their background. In a speech held inside the school's library on Dec. 8, Grove first explained what a member of the California Assembly does. Comment?
Thursday Dec 11 | via Business Journal
New home sales in November and the preceding months have spurred optimism for builders going into 2015, especially when compared to the same timeframe in 2013. New home sales in November have tailed off from the previous month , but the year-over-year comparison suggests some gathering strength as builders plan for 2015. Comment?
Wednesday Dec 10 | via Business Wire
The full-service agency is one of California's largest, female-owned real estate brokerages. It was a perennial Top 50 company in the Prudential Real Estate network and last year generated more than $2 billion in sales volume on 4,000+ closed units. Comment?
8 hrs ago | via San Bernardino County Sun
The Inland Empire's housing market - dormant for the better part of the past decade - appears to be stirring, with new construction sites sprouting throughout the region, and sales are underway in the first post-recession development in Ontario's ambitious New Model Colony , where as many as 50,000 new homes are expected to be built over the next 20 years. “In 2014, a lot of people have been sitting on the sidelines, and 2015 is the year they're going to get back in the game,” said Randall Lewis, executive vice president of the Lewis Group of Cos., a major Inland Empire developer. Comment?
Friday | via RecordNET
Thus the state-managed Unemployment Mortgage Assistance Program can provide as much as $54,000 in financial aid to low-and moderate-income homeowners, while they look for work. “We're always looking at ways to improve the program and we are confident these changes will help more homeowners get much-needed help,” said Tia Boatman Patterson, executive director of the California Housing Finance Agency, which oversees Keep Your Home California. Comment?
Friday Dec 19 | 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. CR Note: The consensus is that on Monday, the NAR will report 5.20 million existing home sales for November, on a seasonally adjusted annual rate basis . Comment?
Thursday Dec 18 | via The Fresno Bee
Keep Your Home California has made a change to one of its four foreclosure relief programs to help homeowners struggling to find a job. The Unemployment Mortgage Assistance Program has expanded from 12 months to 18 months. Comment?
Thursday Dec 18 | via Contra Costa Times
By most measures, the housing market these days is a bit sluggish. Prices are flat. Comment?
5 min ago | via Business Journal
A few high-profile Baltimore-area companies disappeared from stock listings in the last year. Comment?
10 min ago | via The Globe and Mail
A variable-rate mortgage entails a vulnerability to possible short-term rate increases by the Bank of Canada. A variable-rate mortgage entails a vulnerability to possible short-term rate increases by the Bank of Canada. Comment?
21 min ago | via Business Journal
Institutional investors were among the largest buyers of South Florida homes when the market hit bottom and now they have reason to become the largest sellers. RealtyTrac conducted a nationwide study of single-family homes purchased by the major institutional investment funds from January 2012 through August 2014 and found that South Florida was second in the nation with 12,952 home purchases. Comment?
23 min ago | via East Anglian Daily Times
The average family in the East of England would be just 33 days from the breadline if it unexpectedly lost its income, a new report reveals. As festive shoppers crowd the town centres for the last weekend before Christmas, the latest findings by Legal & General show that many households in the region are just over a month away from becoming reliant upon family, friends or state benefits, once their savings run out. Comment?
34 min ago | via Business Journal
If you're thinking about buying a house, mortgage rates are certainly on the friendly side. Comment?
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