Smoke Rise Real Estate News
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6 hrs ago | via Alabama Live
Enjoy the WiRE compliments of the ACRE Corporate Cabinet. Click link in article to see the corporations that are building Alabama's real estate multimedia network. Comment?
Tuesday Feb 24 | via Alabama Live
Sales: According to the Greater Alabama MLS , the Birmingham metro area* residential sales totaled 736 units in January, an improvement of 15.9 percent or 101 units from the same period last year. Forecast: January sales results were 4.2 percent or 32 units below of our monthly forecast . Comment?
Friday Feb 20 | via Alabama Live
Alabama residential sales during the fourth quarter continued to gradually improve, up 7.5 percent compared to the same period a year earlier. The fourth quarter represents the best performing quarter in 2014 and an improvement over the 3.3 percent growth experienced in the third quarter. Comment?
Tuesday Feb 17 | via Switched
Since 1993, the university's Rural Studio design workshop has allowed students to ditch the comforts of campus and head to the state's Black Belt region -- where poverty is high and jobs are scarce -- to create innovative and affordable housing projects. As City Lab reported, the program's 20K House initiative has figured out how to build an entire home for $20,000, benefiting both the region's poorest residents and community-oriented organizations alike. Comment?
Wednesday Feb 4 | via Vancouver Sun
Here are the most expensive homes now listed on the city's real estate market, all on Vancouver's west side. A Taiwanese flight carrying 58 people banked sharply onto its side, clipped a highway bridge and careened into a shallow river Wednesday shortly after taking off from Taipei, killing at least 19 people and leaving 24 missing, officials said. Comment?
57 min ago | via This Is Money
Sharp-suited estate agents and their sky-high sales commissions are not extinct yet, but their future is under threat from cheaper ways to sell property. Homeowners who live in desirable areas where properties are snapped up in a hurry are increasingly tempted to cut out the middlemen and their hefty fees - and go it alone. Comment?
58 min ago | via This Is Money
The number of people renting will grow by another 600,000 over the next four years, the chief executive of estate agent chain Countrywide has said. Alison Platt said that the number of tenants had already grown by one million over the past five years, and was set to grow further. Comment?
23 min ago | via Log Cabin Democrat
We have two full months of 2015 behind us now and you may already be starting to feel that those New Year's resolutions are well behind too. Some of you may have made a commitment to improve your overall physical fitness, but have you stopped to take a look at your financial fitness? How fit are your finances? Melanie Malone, County Extension Agent for the University Of Arkansas System Division Of Agriculture, says it's never a bad time to check your financial health. Comment?
45 min ago | via Wall St. Cheat Sheet
Baby boomers face a number of issues when it comes to retirement. For example, they were already well into their working careers when the retirement landscape changed from pension plans to 401 plans, missing the full effect of long-term compounding returns. Comment?
49 min ago | via Mydigitalfc.com
The whole exercise has turned out to be merely an 'incremental' effort at best with no clear emphasis on any big-bang reforms. Real estate industry is in need of stimulus as it has been ailing for quite some time. Comment?
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