San Andreas Real Estate News
Real Estate news for San Andreas, CA continually updated from thousands of sources.
Wednesday May 6 | via The Union Democrat
There were 173 homes sold in Tuolumne County in the first quarter of 2015, the same number sold in the first quarter of 2014. In Calaveras County, 176 homes sold in the first quarter, a 6 percent increase from the first quarter of 2014. Comment?
Apr 21, 2015 | via My Mother Lode
Realtors in Calaveras County hope that steady spring home sales will herald solid gains for this year's crucial spring-summer selling season. In its first quarter of 2015 report the Calaveras County Association of Realtors indicates the market is in a "slow but steady recovery." Comment?
Jan 23, 2015 | via My Mother Lode
This just out; a mostly encouraging Calaveras County Association of Realtors sales report for 2014, indicating a more than 14 percent increase in its median residential sell price and a nearly 19 percent increase in new listings since 2013. The median sell price of $235,250 for a Calaveras County home was up just over 14 percent from the previous year's price of $206,000. Comment?
4 hrs ago | via MarketWatch
The fact that "Generation Rent" - 25- to 34-year-olds in the U.S. - isn't getting off the fence when it comes to buying homes has been well documented. Even with near record-low interest rates, just 38% of this cohort - also known as millennials - owned homes in 2012, according to CoreLogic, compared with nearly 52% of the same age group in 1980, when mortgage rates were in the double digits. Comment?
9 hrs ago | via Le Monde diplomatique
Jay Shafer got the attention of the US in 2007 with an appearance on the Oprah Winfrey show to promote his "tiny house" idea. He was living alone deep in the country in a 9-square metre wooden house on wheels, full of ingenious ideas. Comment?
Friday May 22 | via Daily Herald
There's plenty you can do to affect how much money you make on a home sale or spend on a purchase, according to Consumer Reports' recent survey of real estate pros. In a typical transaction, the money you stand to gain from making smart moves -- or lose from making poor ones--can be substantial, from 11 percent to 20 percent of a home's value, according to the survey. Comment?
Friday May 22 | via Banker & Tradesman
A new report from real estate data collector RealtyTrac shows U.S. foreclosure filings were up 3 percent in April compared with March and up 9 percent from the same time last year, reaching their highest levels in over a year. The U.S. foreclosure rate in April was one in every 1,049 housing units with a foreclosure filing, according to RealtyTrac. Comment?
Thursday May 21 | via Monterey County Herald
The University Village Apartments, an affordable housing development off Second Avenue in Marina, are under contruction in March 2014. Monterey >> Rising home prices so far this year have kept Monterey County home affordability at near-record lows, contributing to an increase in rents. Comment?
15 min ago | via MySanAntonio.com
A luxury rental building rises high above other residential buildings in the East Harlem section of New York. At least 60 percent of residents are now tenants, rather than owners, in New York. Comment?
34 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
The Maryland-based bank is achieving solid and consistent organic growth as the company builds strong relationships with its customers and launches a new ad campaign. Highly skilled management team led by CEO Mary Ann Scully will allow Howard Bancorp to outperform and gain market share and reach $1 billion in assets in the next year. Comment?
42 min ago | via Barnstable Patriot
Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank. How quaint, I thought, when I moved here in 1998. Comment?
55 min ago | via Reuters
Brazil's central bank on Thursday eased reserve requirements to foster lending to the housing and agribusiness sectors, but raised returns on term deposits, in a move that officials said will have a neutral effect on monetary policy. In a joint decision with the country's top economic body, the national monetary council, known as CMN, the central bank said it will allow banks to deduct up to 18 percent of their compulsory requirements as long as they use the money for housing financing. Comment?
55 min ago | via Reuters
May 29 Sales of new homes in Australia rose for a fourth straight month in April to reach their highest since at least 2010 as falling mortgage rates and the lure of rising house values drove demand. The Housing Industry Association said its survey of large volume builders showed sales of new homes rose 0.6 percent in April, from March when they jumped 4.4 percent. Comment?
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