Three Rivers Real Estate News
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?
21 hrs ago | via Daily Kos
As Capital & Main explained : "It happens every spring: The start of baseball season and the Chamber of Commerce's assault on legislation designed to improve the lives of Californians - many of them our most vulnerable residents." This time, The California Chamber of Commerce put Assembly Bill 244 on their "Jobs Killer" list. Comment?
Friday | via WTVM
Are you considering selling your house this spring? Trulia is out with a list of hot and not so hot cities for home sales. The real estate website Trulia looked at the number of homes for sale on Feb. 5 and then the number still on the market April 5 and here's what they found. Comment?
Friday | via American Thinker
On April 15 Tax Day, Americans paid about the same amount of income tax as total student loans outstanding. The St. Louis Federal Reserve on the same day published a report titled ' Student Loan Delinquency: A Big Problem Getting Worse? ' The Fed has determined that of the $1.3 trillion in non-bankruptcy-dischargeable student loans, the delinquency rate for students in repayment is over 27 percent. Comment?
Thursday | via Huntington News
U.S. home prices have recently enjoyed a modest to strong rebound, rising by an average of 0.6% nationwide, according to FNC's Residential Price Indexa , released on Thursday, April 16, 2015. This increase in home prices marks a sharp reversal in the downward spiral of price trends over the past five to six months. Comment?
Thursday | via Pleasanton Weekly
With the spring home-selling season off to a robust start, California's drought appears to be having little impact on buyers and sellers who continue to close pricey deals with multiple offers. "Quite frankly, people are so interested in a home they like that the drought is not a major concern," one Realtor says. Comment?
31 min ago | via Atlanta Real Estate Forum
Spring not only brings warmer weather and blooming flowers, it also marks the beginning for new opportunities. With low mortgage rates and strong job growth, spring is perfect to purchase a new home. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Lowell Sun
That would bode well for home construction, which slowed early this year as severe winter weather halted new projects in the Northeast and Midwest. The National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo builder sentiment index released last week rose four points to 56 this month, the highest level since January, from a revised reading of 52 in March. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Lowell Sun
Jeffrey Borstell, a Realtor at J. Borstell Real Estate in Tewksbury, was recently selected as one of the nationwide 30 under 30 class of 2015 by Realtor Magazine. Each year, the magazine features 30 rising young stars in the real-estate industry, chosen from hundreds of real-estate practitioners who apply. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Cybercast News Service
The last man to shoot an American president now spends most of the year in a house overlooking the 13th hole of a golf course in a gated community. He likes taking walks, plays guitar and paints, eats at Wendy's and drives around in a Toyota. Comment?
1 hr ago | via The Las Vegas Sun
If you're looking for a foolproof chart or hard, fast rules for retirement planning, you're in luck: More of those are available on the Internet than you could ever use. The problem is, such generalized calculations don't always provide accurate information for people who don't fit into a nice, neat financial mold. Comment?
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