Three Rivers Real Estate News
Apr 21, 2015 | via The Fresno Bee
The Meadows senior housing development in Visalia celebrates 40 years and making the last payment on its original mortgage loan. An affordable senior apartment complex in Visalia is celebrating two milestones this month - 40 years of providing housing for low-income seniors and making the final payment on its original mortgage. Comment?
Jan 9, 2015 | via The Fresno Bee
Two men have pleaded pleaded guilty to fraud charges stemming from a foreclosure rescue scheme in which homeowners lost $2.5 million, the Tulare County District Attorney's Office said Friday. Juan Ramon Curiel, 36, of Visalia, and Santiago Palacios-Hernandez, 45, of Salinas, pleaded guilty to federal charges of conspiracy to commit mail fraud and bankruptcy fraud. Comment?
Friday May 22 | via Daily Herald
There's plenty you can do to affect how much money you make on a home sale or spend on a purchase, according to Consumer Reports' recent survey of real estate pros. In a typical transaction, the money you stand to gain from making smart moves -- or lose from making poor ones--can be substantial, from 11 percent to 20 percent of a home's value, according to the survey. Comment?
Friday May 22 | via Banker & Tradesman
A new report from real estate data collector RealtyTrac shows U.S. foreclosure filings were up 3 percent in April compared with March and up 9 percent from the same time last year, reaching their highest levels in over a year. The U.S. foreclosure rate in April was one in every 1,049 housing units with a foreclosure filing, according to RealtyTrac. Comment?
Thursday May 21 | via Monterey County Herald
The University Village Apartments, an affordable housing development off Second Avenue in Marina, are under contruction in March 2014. Monterey >> Rising home prices so far this year have kept Monterey County home affordability at near-record lows, contributing to an increase in rents. Comment?
Wednesday May 20 | via Palo Alto Weekly
Home sales are provided by California REsource, a real estate information company that obtains the information from the County Recorder's Office. Information is recorded from deeds after the close of escrow and published within four to eight weeks. Comment?
Wednesday May 20 | via JD Supra
Policyholders seeking insurance funds to settle a case often face an insurer's demand that some amount should be allocated to uncovered claims or parties. The issue arises often under directors and officers liability policies, when settlements resolve the liability of covered directors and the uncovered company. Comment?
17 min ago | via WWLP
Most of us want to do the right thing. We don't want to steal office supplies or lie on an expense report. Comment?
18 min ago | via Washington Times
The phrase gets old after a while, but it's time to rev up Air Force One once again: President Obama has a pair of fundraisers to attend in Florida. On Wednesday he's off to Miami to raise money for the Democratic National Committee at a private dinner in the home of a local real estate kingpin, priced up to $33,400 a plate. Comment?
29 min ago | via 24 Hours
Eveline Zia, who began the social media hashtag #DontHave1Million, speaks to a crowd protesting against high housing prices for single family homes in downtown Vancouver on Sunday. A proposed bylaw amendment could lead to more family-sized rental units in Vancouver - but critics say prices will still be too high. Comment?
33 min ago | via The Globe and Mail
Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson speaks during a Mayors' Council news conference, at Richmond-Brighouse Canada Line Station in Richmond, B.C., on Wednesday February 25, 2015. DARRYL DYCK FOR THE GLOBE AND MAIL Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson speaks during a Mayors' Council news conference, at Richmond-Brighouse Canada Line Station in Richmond, B.C., on Wednesday February 25, 2015. Comment?
48 min ago | via Star
According to Mortgage Choice's 2015 Money Survey, 53.6 per cent of Australians indicated that they were "very worried" or "concerned" about their finances - slightly up on this time last year. While a vast majority of respondents were concerned by their financial situation, the survey shows that most are actually saving more money and paying off debt faster than ever before. Comment?
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