San Mateo Real Estate News
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Friday | via Patch.com
With just a few weeks left in 2014, let's take a look at what will likely end up being the 10 most expensive homes sold in Silicon Valley during this busy year. Not surprisingly, six of the 10 homes are in Atherton, with prices ranging from $13.5 million to $18.9 million. Comment?
Friday Dec 19 | via SFGate
Robo-advisers are supposed to offer a simple, low-cost way to get investment advice, but there are so many popping up you almost need a robo-adviser to help you choose one. The term loosely describes startups that use technology to deliver money management to the masses. Comment?
Tuesday Dec 16 | via Pacifica Riptide
Recently, a few $4 million homes have been constructed in Pacifica. I understand the lure of it: a beautiful view up on a hill that overlooks a gorgeous ocean. Comment?
Wednesday Dec 17 | via Business Wire
Closed escrow sales of existing, single-family detached homes in California totaled a seasonally adjusted annualized rate of 376,480 units in November, according to information collected by C.A.R. from more than 90 local REALTORA associations and MLSs statewide. Sales in November were down 5.3 percent from a revised 397,400 in October and down 3.4 percent from a revised 389,580 in November 2013. Comment?
Tuesday Dec 16 | via The Bennington Banner
This Monday, July 14, 2014 file photo shows a home for sale in Alameda, Calif. A booming economy has minted crowds of would-be homebuyers, drawn by low interest rates and pushed by rising rents, but the latest home sales report shows they're stuck once again in a competitive market marked by bidding wars and all-cash buyers, pushing prices ever higher. Comment?
2 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?
49 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
I wrote about Annaly Capital near the start of the month to point out that the share price was dropping too far below the expected book value . In my opinion, fair value of the market securities should be a strong factor in pricing an mREIT. Comment?
50 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
WMC is kicking butt for shareholders this year in a battered sector. It remains a dividend king. Comment?
55 min ago | via Credit.com
For people who manage their cards responsibly, the answer is probably yes. These credit card users enjoy the security and convenience of these products, while making use of helpful perks and even earning valuable rewards. Comment?
55 min ago | via Credit.com
It was awkward to say the least: I was standing at the cash register when the clerk asked me how much money I make. Normally that's not a question I'd answer for a complete stranger, but I was applying for a department store card and she had to key in a number. Comment?
1 hr ago | via American Reporter
Perhaps we should focus upon entirely new ideas and models instead of repairing financial structures and infrastructures that have failed the industrialized world miserably in the past decade or two. So, when prodded by colleagues I keep envisioning an economic rebound which actually accrues to the benefit of American taxpayers. Comment?
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