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Monday Oct 13 | via NBC2 News
Exterminators took extreme measures to remove thousands of poisonous spiders from a Missouri home. It took the specialist careful attention to get rid of the 5,000 brown recluse spiders. Comment?
Wednesday Oct 1 | via NBC2 News
The Lee County School District has announced the passing of school board chairman Thomas Scott at the age of 66. The school district says he died Friday, September 26. He is survived by his wife, Kendra, and his sons, Joel and Brian. "Mr. Scott will be remembered for many positive contributions to the School District of Lee County, but especially his service to our children and his passion for public education. Comment?
Tuesday Sep 30 | via NBC2 News
The driver of a 2001 Mercedes, Angela Gessa of Naples, was traveling westbound on County Road 896 in the center lane and approached the Logan Boulevard intersection Monday evening about 7:30. FHP says Gessa's car failed to make a complete stop. Comment?
Tuesday Sep 30 | via NBC2 News
Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers is asking for the public's help identifying a woman who slyly snatched up several pairs of shades from the Sunglass Hut at Tanger Outlets Monday morning. Detectives say the woman entered the store shortly after 11:30 a.m. on Monday, Sept. Comment?
Sep 17, 2014 | via NBC2 News
A mansion with a staggering price tag is on the market in Naples, as its owner is headed to federal prison for tax evasion. The estate sits on one of the most beautiful and exclusive streets in Naples, in the area where Governor Rick Scott has a home. Comment?
3 hrs ago | via The Orlando Sentinel
Orlando had one of the highest rates of condominium/townhome sales in September, with median prices increasing to $142,7000 - almost triple what the units fetched five years ago. Throughout the four-county region last month, 689 condo units and townhomes sold, which was a 10 percent increase in sales from a year ago. Comment?
19 hrs ago | via The Miami Herald
Democrats have put up an experienced and credible candidate against Republican Attorney General Pam Bondi, though the party hasn't been much help in raising money. But in the other two Cabinet races, Democrats aren't even in the game, although they have nominal candidates. Comment?
Yesterday | via Business Journal
Dozens of commercial property owners in South Florida need to get on the phone with their bankers as $1.99 billion in securitized loans are coming due soon, according to Trepp LLC. The commercial mortgage-backed securities analysis firm found that 188 CMBS loans in South Florida are set to mature in the next 12 months. Comment?
Tuesday Oct 14 | via Florida Trend
One in five homes in the foreclosure process are zombies, according to RealtyTrac which says that Florida leads the list with maybe 55,000 homes that are abandoned by their owners and in a legal limbo. Read more from Mainstreet and DSNews . Comment?
Tuesday Oct 14 | via Sys-Con Media
For residents spending time in both countries, they must now keep in mind new border crossing rules announced earlier this year by the federal government. Furthermore, property owners and prospective buyers have the added consideration of the strengthening U.S. dollar. Comment?
1 min ago | via Reuters
Link to Fitch Ratings' Report: U.S. Homebuilding/Construction: The Chalk Line here NEW YORK, October 21 Disjointed results of late for U.S. single-family housing should not prevent more consistent growth for next year, according to Fitch Ratings in the latest edition of the 'Chalk Line'. Consistent economic growth, robust employment gains, attractive affordability and a steady easing of credit standards should accelerate an upturn for housing following a subpar 2014. Comment?
2 min ago | via Cloverdale Reporter
A group of six independent candidates for Surrey school trustee have joined forces in hopes of bringing a "new and progressive" voice to the board table. The so-called Surrey Progressives includes incumbent Trustee Charlene Dobie, as well as hopefuls Rayman Bhuller, Patricia Enair, Kirsty Peterson, Sara Sharma and Niovi Patsicakis. Comment?
3 min ago | via Business Journal
HomeSmart International founder Matt Widdows and Utah businessman Mark Bullock have bought a Scottsdale commerical builidng for $7 million, or $104.80 per square foot. HomeSmart, a residential real estate brokerage firm, is slated to move its corporate offices from 32nd Street and Camelback Road in Phoenix to the Scottsdale builidng north of Loop 101 and Frank Lloyd Wright Boulevard. Comment?
4 min ago | via TheStreet.com
NEW YORK -- U.S. stocks surged on stronger-than-expected housing activity and a moderating of volatility after sharp moves in bond, commodity and currency markets roiled equities in the first two weeks of the month. U.S. stocks added to early gains after data from the National Association of Realtors showed that existing home sales rose 2.4% in September, reaching a one-year high. Comment?
4 min ago | via Red Deer Advocate
The "R" word hasn't been used much in real estate circles since the heady days preceding the 2008 recession. But it's becoming tough to discuss Central Alberta's residential resale market without talking about records. Comment?
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