Seaford Real Estate News
Wednesday Mar 25 | via LongIsland.com
March 25, 2015 - Information-Sharing System to Enhance Local Governments' Ability to Maintain Abandoned Properties and Charge-Back Legal Owners ; City of Long Beach is first Municipality to Partner with County on Database. Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and New York State Assemblyman Todd Kaminsky today joined local government officials and community members to announce a new database and information-sharing system to identify, track and cleanup hundreds of abandoned properties blighting Nassau County neighborhoods. Comment?
Monday Mar 16 | via Long Island Business News
The gap between rental costs and household income is widening to unsustainable levels in many parts of the country, with the worst situation in the New York metropolitan area, according to a study from the National Association of Realtors . Rents in the New York metro area increased 50.7 percent in the last five years, while the income of New York-area renters from 25 to 44 years old rose just 8 percent in that same time. Comment?
Sunday Mar 8 | via Newsday
In 98 percent of domestic violence cases, financial abuse helps keep victims trapped in the abusive relationship, according to a new report by the Allstate Foundation. While physical violence and financial abuse often go hand in hand, nearly 80 percent of Americans have not heard about financial... In 98 percent of domestic violence cases, financial abuse helps keep victims trapped in the abusive relationship, according to a new report by the Allstate Foundation. Comment?
Feb 24, 2015 | via Business Journal
BofA this week disclosed plans to cut an additional 116 mortgage-related jobs in the Dallas area , bringing the total recent layoffs there to 177 lost jobs. In addition, Long Island's Newsday reports 53 Bank of America mortgage-servicing employees will lose their jobs in the Nassau County, N.Y., hamlet of Jericho. Comment?
Feb 17, 2015 | via Newsday
In Nassau County, the median price ticked up to $430,000 last month, a gain of 1.2 percent compared to the previous January, the Multiple Listing Service of Long Island reported Tuesday. The number of sales dropped by 5 percent year-over-year to 757. Comment?
Friday | via The Washington Post
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. Here's one sign that your rent is too high and you can't afford to buy a home: You live in a city that isn't building enough new houses and apartments to keep up with the pace of a growing population. Comment?
Friday | via Business Wire
The brokerage, which serves greater Albany with 10 offices and more than 300 agents, was a Top 50 company in the Prudential Real Estate network. Founded in 1922, Blake, REALTORSA is one of the region's oldest and most-respected real estate companies. Comment?
Friday | via Yahoo!
Police have searched the homes of co-pilot Andreas Lubitz in two German cities in search of an explanation for why he may have crashed a passenger plane into the French Alps, killing all 150 people on board. German tabloid Bild reported Friday that Lubitz had a "serious depressive episode" six years ago and that a medical problem was noted in aviation records. Comment?
Wednesday Mar 25 | via The Real Deal
From the March issue: The impact of free travel to Cuba for New Yorkers, Eddie Sitt sues his brothers and more in this month's roundup of real estate happenings. Comment?
Wednesday Mar 25 | via The Real Deal
Luigi Rosabianca, a prominent real estate attorney who specializes in representing ultra-high-net-worth foreign buyers, has been suspended from practicing law after a Manhattan court found there was evidence to suggest he mishandled client funds and that he refused to cooperate with an investigation. The decision to suspend Rosabianca, reached by the Appellate Division First Department on March 12, came after four separate clients complained to the Departmental Disciplinary Committee, which handles attorney misconduct, and Rosabianca failed to respond to any of the allegations. Comment?
19 min ago | via The New Zealand Herald
We are living through a sustained period of low interest rates and for much of middle New Zealand this is making an okay economy feel pretty good. My bank has been harassing me to refix my mortgage. Comment?
26 min ago | via Wall Street Journal
The Mortgage Bankers Association's most recent weekly mortgage-applications survey showed the unadjusted purchase mortgage index up 3% from a year ago. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Star Tribune
Tax season is a good time to review investment strategies that can leverage low income and life changes to drive down future tax bills. Retirees who file their taxes quarterly may feel like every season is tax season, but preparing for the April tax deadline is a good time to seek out new deductions and plan some strategies for the year ahead. Comment?
1 hr ago | via San Diego NewsCape
Scripps Health has purchased a 131,000-square-foot office building that will centralize several business services in one place. The three-story building at 10790 Rancho Bernardo Road in northern San Diego is about one mile west of Interstate 15. The building has been renamed Scripps Business Services, 4S Ranch, and will house about 675 staff members from Scripps Health Plan Services, patient financial services and medical foundation business services. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Silicon Alley Insider
It's also jobs week. On Friday, we'll get the March US employment situation report. Comment?
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