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Sunday | via The Columbian
Wal-Mart is launching construction of a 155,000-square-foot Supercenter in Orchards as part of the Birtcher Business Center. The store is expected to open next fall. Comment?
Thursday Jan 22 | via The Columbian
The Steigerwald Commerce Center at the Port of Camas-Washougal will become one of Clark County's largest shovel-ready industrial tracts. Foods in Season, a specialty food company, built a new distribution center at the industrial site. Comment?
Thursday Jan 15 | via Natl. Relocation & Real Estate
For a successful real estate professional, time management is a constant challenge. From returning calls and emails to following up with leads and connecting with potential, past and present clients, a REALTORA 's to-do list is often never ending. Comment?
Tuesday Jan 13 | via The Columbian
After toiling for a year, Patricia Kent and Dillon Haggerty have a warm home that they crafted with their own hands. Sure, their hands were stapled, hammered and cut in the process, but those were the battle wounds from going after something that they deeply wanted. Comment?
Thursday Jan 8 | via The Oregonian
As part of an examination about which residential real estate markets have caught the attention of institutional investors -- defined as buyers who bought 10 or more single-family homes in a calendar year -- RealtyTrac found a hotspot in Clark County, Washington. The real estate analytics firm studied more than 9 million sales of single-family homes from early 2012 to the fall of last year and found that institutional investors have bought in significant volumes in some areas, including the areas around Phoenix, Charlotte, N.C., Seattle and Atlanta. Comment?
Thursday Jan 22 | via The Washington Post
Tammy Darvish, for years the face of her father's eponymous auto company until she left earlier this month following a family squabble, will become an executive at one of the Washington region's largest financial institutions. Darvish, 51, will become executive vice president in charge of business development and government and community relations at Pentagon Federal Credit Union, the Alexandria financial giant with $18 billion in assets and 1.3 million members. Comment?
Sunday Jan 18 | via The Columbus Dispatch
Michelle and Jack Ireton, with their sons, Ben, 5, left, and Jackson, 8, want to make the best use of additional money as schooling and day-care expenses fall. SEATTLE - Michelle and Jack Ireton of Seattle are experiencing a personal-finance event that is almost always welcome, regardless of its size: a windfall. Comment?
Thursday Jan 8 | via Seattle Post-Intelligencer
In this Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014 file photo, job seekers Madelin Garcia, right, and Noharis Nunez fill out a job applications near a Benihana booth at a job fair in Miami Lakes, Fla. With the price of oil below $50 a barrel, consumers will have steadily more money to spend, potentially creating job openings at retailers, auto dealers, shipping firms, restaurants and hotels. Comment?
Friday Jan 2 | via Ardell's Seattle Real Estate Blog
Historically people would purchase a bit far out in the 98053 vs 98052 zip code to get a lot more land with their home than they would in 98052. 166 of the 433 homes sold fit that description with lot sizes of 15,000 sf or more and a median price of $715,000. Comment?
Dec 24, 2014 | via Whidbey News-Times
For starters, the unemployment rate is down from 7 percent last December to 5.8 percent. Washington State mirrors the national average. Comment?
13 min ago | via WMDH-AM New Castle
That's according to a new report from RealtyTrac, which estimates that 7.3 million so-called "boomerang buyers" will return to the U.S. housing market over the next eight years. Foreclosures and short sales skyrocketed after 2007 during the darkest years of the financial crisis and Great Recession. Comment?
34 min ago | via West Australian
British real estate agent Foxtons said it expected full-year earnings to be in the region of 46 million pounds, after it posted a 12 percent fall in residential property sales in the fourth quarter. Foxtons, which has become a symbol of London's property boom, said sales volumes were subdued in the fourth quarter despite growth in its lettings market. Comment?
37 min ago | via Daily Herald
When you strip away all the layers of cockiness, preachiness and delusion in President Obama's 2015 State of the Union address, you find more cockiness, preachiness and delusion underneath. This was most obvious in the brief and buried foreign policy section. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Times Herald-Record
As a business loan officer at Hudson Valley Federal Credit Union, Baiocco works closely with local commercial real estate brokers, CPAs, attorneys and builders to offer their clients the financing they need to achieve their business goals. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Bloomberg
New Zealand interest rates may stay lower for longer as inflation slows, adding to upward price pressure in the housing market, according to Prime Minister John Key. "There's clearly renewed confidence in the economy," Key told reporters Tuesday in Wellington. Comment?
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