Trail Real Estate News
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Oct 18, 2014 | via The Courier Mailer
County assessors across Oregon started dropping property tax bills in the mail this week, and some homeowners may be in for a case of sticker shock. Oregonians voted in the mid-1990s to decouple property taxes from property values, opting instead for slow, regular increases of 3 percent a year. Comment?
Wednesday May 20 | via OregonLive.com
Gov. Kate Brown on Tuesday brought some national attention to Oregon's housing crisis and one of her remedies for easing it - an ambitious request to borrow $100 million and build thousands of affordable units. Brown folded the plan in the preface she wrote for this year's version of the the the National Low Income Housing Coalition 's Out of Reach report, a state-by-state examination of the growing gap between wages and housing prices for low- and middle-income Americans. Comment?
Monday May 4 | via The Oregonian
There's a kitchen, bathroom, space for a washer and dryer, and two bedrooms in the loft area of the 196-square-foot house on wheels. It's about an eighth of the size of the Sherwood house she's renting now. Comment?
Apr 24, 2015 | via Washington Times
An Oregon commission proposed Friday levying a $135,000 fine against Aaron and Melissa Klein for refusing to provide a wedding cake for a same-sex marriage ceremony based on their Christian beliefs. Aaron and Melissa Klein , who are struggling to make ends meet after closing Sweet Cakes by Melissa in September 2013, received the 110-page proposed order Friday from the Oregon Bureau of Labor and Industries, which ruled against the couple in February. Comment?
Apr 15, 2015 | via The Oregonian
Oregon and 42 other states, along with the federal government, have reached a settlement a mortgage company they say helped would-be mortgage loan officers cheat on licensing exams. New Day Financial of Maryland, which conducted business as NewDay USA , will pay a $5.28 million penalty to be split between the states, and its CEO will be removed. Comment?
Apr 14, 2015 | via The Oregonian
Houses lingered on the market for less time in March -- about 75 days, on average -- than in February, RMLS reported. People seeking to buy a house in Portland faced longer odds in March than at any time since September 2005, the Regional Multiple Listing Service reported this week. Comment?
7 min ago | via Natl. Relocation & Real Estate
Realtors Property ResourceA provides robust data on more than 166 million parcels of property in the United States and is a trusted website and mobile platform that enables REALTORSA to obtain critical and timely information, and produce rich and attractive reports for their clients. Upping the ante on this comprehensive offering, RPR recently launched a free Broker AVM specifically for brokersa and brokers are glad they did. Comment?
22 min ago | via Salt Lake Tribune
A Florida company paid only $15 million for the right to foreclose on Utah-based nutritional juice seller MonaVie, which once bragged of nearly $1 billion in annual sales. That figure and others emerged Friday during a U.S. District Court hearing at the conclusion of which Judge Bruce Jenkins said he would allow a Florida company to finish taking over MonaVie of South Jordan. Comment?
40 min ago | via KDWN
Steady hiring and low gas prices should help power solid growth through the rest of 2015. The harsh winter and a labor dispute that slowed trade at West Coast ports are both over. Comment?
43 min ago | via St. Augustine Record
U.S. homebuilders ramped up construction in April to the fastest pace in nearly seven-and-a-half years, hinting at newfound momentum for an economy that has struggled in recent months. The Commerce Department said Tuesday that housing starts last month increased 20.2 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.14 million homes. Comment?
55 min ago | via American Reporter
The events of Sept. 11, 2001, of course, indelibly mark the decade that is ending tonight. Comment?
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