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Saturday | via American Reporter
Readers who see three YouTube videos on our front page this past week must be curious. Has The Americzan Reporter become tabloid? Is the editor out of his mind? There is a simple explanation, and it is a news-related one. Comment?
Friday Sep 12 | via Business Journal
Sales were few but prices were high. That's the message CoreLogic DataQuick provided about the Southern California housing market Thursday. Comment?
Thursday Sep 11 | via LA Daily News
PASADENA>> A Los Angeles County Superior Court judge Thursday dismissed grand theft and forgery charges against city commissioner Allen Shay in connection with an alleged $2.3 million mortgage fraud scheme involving one of Shay's former clients. Judge Robert C. Vanderet said he didn't believe the evidence presented by the L.A. County District Attorney's Office met the standard required to go forward with a trial. Comment?
Thursday Sep 11 | via Whittier Daily News
Southern California's housing market chilled out in August with sales sinking to a four-year low for the month while the median price rose to a post-recession high, CoreLogic DataQuick reported Thursday. The region's housing market continued to face a triple whammy of tight inventory, decreasing affordability and investor activity that held at its lowest level in several years, CoreLogic DataQuick said. Comment?
Wednesday Sep 10 | via San Fernando Sun
NOTICE OF TRUSTEE'S SALE Trustee Sale No. 262052CA Loan No. 1541 Title Order No. Comment?
Friday Sep 12 | via Inman Real Estate News
With the goal of building a statewide multiple listing service in mind, California Regional MLS has embarked on an initiative to ink data-share deals directly with MLSs throughout the Golden State. In April, San Dimas-based California Regional MLS and Silicon Valley-based MLSListings Inc. announced that they had signed an agreement allowing each MLS to pull in the other's listings in order to provide access to their members and display them on their respective public websites. Comment?
Friday Sep 12 | via Daily Kos
I posted a diary here on August 26 about California turning Medi-Cal into a long term loan for recipients aged 55+ by billing their estates after they die for all of their Medi-Cal expenses. The bureaucrats call that "estate recovery." Comment?
Friday Sep 12 | via Mortgage News Daily
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Thursday Sep 11 | via The Press-Enterprise
There may have been a supermoon in the skies this summer, but August 2014 will go down as the worst month for home sales in four years. CoreLogic's newest DataQuick real estate report on Southern California says the 18,796 home sales across the six-county region were a four-year low, falling 18.5 percent from August 2013. Comment?
Thursday Sep 11 | via The Miami Herald
The number of homes sold in California fell to the lowest level for an August in four years as a supply crunch pushed prices higher and kept homes out of reach for many buyers, a real estate research company reported Thursday. An estimated 37,228 houses and condominiums were sold in California last month, down sharply from the same month a year earlier. Comment?
2 hrs ago | via Sydney Morning Herald
According to the BIS's latest quarterly review of global housing, Australia was the second most expensive market. Photo: Erin Jonasson Australian house prices are among the world's most expensive when measured against incomes and rents, according to the Bank for International Settlements, but it also finds real price growth in the country has been flat once adjusted for long-term trends. Comment?
16 min ago | via The Globe and Mail
A man walks past a contractor's sign outside a mansion currently under construction in a Vancouver neighbourhood popular with Chinese buyers September 9, 2014. Chinese investors' global hunt for prime real estate is helping drive Vancouver home prices to record highs and the city, long among top destinations for wealthy mainland buyers, is feeling the bonanza's unwelcome side-effects. Comment?
30 min ago | via News Max
While stories have abounded in the media recently of problems in the mortgage, auto and student loan sectors, now actually represents a great time to look at borrowing in those areas, according to The Wall Street Journal . "Rates on many consumer loans have come down this year as more lenders compete to win over borrowers," writes Journal reporter AnnaMaria Andriotis. Comment?
54 min ago | via St. Petersburg Times
Condo owners statewide say they're being forced from their homes by bulk buyers and former Rep. Keith Fitzgerald, D-Sarasota, was one of few who saw it coming. "Either I'm onto something, or I'm crazy," he thought of his lone vote in opposition to a 2007 condo law change. Comment?
59 min ago | via Insurance News Net
When the head of a company that builds apartments says tenants are paying "ridiculous" rents, maybe he's on to something. The point is that in some cases, particularly at new apartment complexes in desirable areas, tenants are now paying far more to rent a small unit than it would cost them to pay the mortgage on a nice house. Comment?
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