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Thursday Sep 11 | via NBC2 News
While both Governor Rick Scott and Charlie Crist travel the state making campaign promises, a new budget estimate says there isn't enough money available to fund everything. The state's annual budget forecast shows a surplus of $336 million. Comment?
Jul 28, 2014 | via WINK-TV Fort Myers
Identity theft is the fastest growing crime in the country, according to the FBI. Comment?
Jul 28, 2014 | via WINK-TV Fort Myers
It will be business as usual at a southwest Florida tourist attraction after a group of local people pooled resources to save it from foreclosure. Comment?
Jul 24, 2014 | via Cape Coral Daily Breeze
D.R. Horton's Southwest Florida Division has announced strong sales activity in Celebration Cape and the community is now 50 percent sold out. Comment?
Jul 24, 2014 | via WTLV
Amputee forced to shower using a garden hose Diane Schroeder discovered her house's foundation was sinking during a bathroom remodel. Comment?
5 hrs ago | via Palm Beach Post
The National Association of Realtors announced Friday it was invited to participate in an on-going Federal Aviation Administration working group on the use of drones _ a growing tool in the sale of high-end real estate in South Florida. According to the FAA, drones, or unmanned aerial vehicles, require special approval for use in commercial settings, such as filming a movie, surveying crops or making a slick video to showcase real estate. Comment?
6 hrs ago | via GlobeSt.com
Mark your calendar for RealShare CENTRAL FLORIDA on October 30 in Orlando. Register by October 3 to get the early bird rate. Comment?
22 hrs ago | via Canada.com
A new report confirms Canadians are the No. 1 international buyer of real estate in Florida as we plopped down about US$2.2-billion in cash in the Sunshine State last year. Comment?
Monday | via Business Journal
Two of every five homebuyers in Florida are likely to spend more than budgeted when purchasing a house that's a standout. While 54 percent of Floridians who say they are likely to buy a house in the next five years will set a fixed budget for how much they can spend on that home, 41 percent would go over that planned price if they found a house they really liked. Comment?
Friday Sep 12 | via Patch.com
Bryan and Cheri Guentner, owners of RE/MAX Platinum Realty, have opened Platinum Title, LLC. The new title company is located adjacent to the RE/MAX Platinum Realty Osprey office at 410 S. Tamiami Trail, Osprey, Florida 34229. Longtime Sarasota resident Victoria "Vicky" Butler, former owner of Southwest Florida Title, has been named Manager of the new firm, which will serve RE/MAX Platinum Realty's more than 50 real estate agents and their customers in the Sarasota, St. Armands, Lakewood Ranch, Osprey and Venice offices, as well as other clients. Comment?
5 min ago | via South Shore Record
Buying a home is more than just making a purchase - it's one of the most important decisions in a person's life. Owning a home can be a source of comfort, pride, security and stability. Comment?
6 min ago | via The China Post
Transactions of luxury residential properties for July fell sharply after the government came up with a series of tightening measures for the housing market, according to market statistics released Wednesday. According to Yung Ching Realty Group, one of Taiwan's leading property sales agencies, transactions of homes valued at NT$70 million or higher fell to eight units in the city in July, representing a significant fall from the monthly average of 36 units recorded in the first half of this year. Comment?
6 min ago | via Business Journal
The transaction is set to be complete in early November and will create one of the country's largest independent mortgage companies. Caliber's branch retail lending will nearly double in size with the deal and be able to expand into the Pacific Northwest region. Comment?
8 min ago | via Greenwich Citizen
Vice President Joe Biden said Wednesday he used a poor choice of words when he referred to unscrupulous moneylenders as "Shylocks," and a prominent group that fights anti-Semitism called it a teachable moment about the harmful effects of stereotypes. Biden had been speaking to a legal aid group on Tuesday when he discussed the need for foreclosure mediation services, recalling how his son, Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden, heard about the problem from U.S. troops while he was serving in Iraq. Comment?
9 min ago | via Greenwich Citizen
A television screen on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shows the decision of the Federal Reserve, Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014. Comment?
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