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Regional Headlines

  • Foreclosures down in Ohio in 2014 for 5th straight year

    Friday Apr 17 | via WFMJ-TV Youngstown 

    Statistics provided by the Ohio Supreme Court show that foreclosure filings declined in the state in 2014 for the fifth straight year. The court reported Thursday the 43,727 new common-pleas filings of residential, commercial, and tax foreclosure cases last year was a decline of nearly 18 percent from 2013.

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    Related Topix: Ohio, Foreclosures, Hamilton County, OH, Summit County, OH

  • REO Surge Signals Foreclosure "Clean-up"

    Thursday Apr 16 | via Mortgage News Daily 

    Foreclosure activity increased by 20 percent in March compared to February and was up 4 percent from a year earlier. RealtyTrac, in its combined March and 1st Quarter 2015 report said it was the first annual increase in foreclosure filings, which include default notices, scheduled auctions, and completed foreclosures or bank repossessions, since September 2010 but that the increases indicated a cleanup of lingering problems rather than a new round of distress.

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    Related Topix: Foreclosures, Ohio, Home, Mortgage

  • Ohio foreclosures increase in Q1, but housing market...

    Thursday Apr 16 | via Business Journal 

    The number of bank repossessions in Ohio for the first quarter rose 54 percent compared to a year ago, the biggest increase of any state, according to a report by RealtyTrac . This contradicts total foreclosure activity trends nationwide, where the activity decreased 8 percent year over year for the first quarter.

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  • First Quarter U.S. Foreclosure Activity Drops to Low...

    Wednesday Apr 15 | via Sys-Con Media 

    There were a total of 122,060 U.S. properties with foreclosure filings in March, a 20 percent jump from a 104-month low in February and up 4 percent from a year ago -- the first month with a year-over-year increase in overall foreclosure activity since September 2010. The increase in March was driven primarily by a jump in bank repossessions , which at 36,152 were up 49 percent from the previous month and up 25 percent from a year ago to a 17-month high -- although still about one-third of the 102,134 REOs in September 2010, the peak month for REOs.

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    Related Topix: Foreclosures, Ohio

  • Federal grants to help Ohioans with housing problems

    Wednesday Apr 15 | via WDTN-TV Dayton 

    Federal housing grants totaling $134,000 are designed to help Ohioans make good decisions about housing and stave off foreclosures. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development on Tuesday announced the grants to support 10 housing counseling organizations in Ohio.

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    Related Topix: Ohio, Foreclosures

National Headlines

  • One-third have almost no retirement savings

    25 min ago | via USA Today 

    One-third have almost no retirement savings Many retirees were forced to leave the workforce sooner than they expected. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1Gd0vex Many people are woefully unprepared financially for retirement, and they shouldn't count on working longer to make up the difference, a new national survey reveals.

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    Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, Pension, Home, Mortgage, Mortgage

  • Realtor Fest 2015 kicks off at Avondale Brewery tonight

    26 min ago | via Business Journal 

    BAR said over 200 REALTORS and vendors are slated to show up at the event, making it prime for networking while enjoying BAR's Crawfish boil. Bryan Davis covers real estate, retail and manufacturing for the Birmingham Business Journal.

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  • Renters won't miss out on NBN rollout

    27 min ago | via Illawarra Mercury 

    As the rollout continues across the region, some renters have expressed concern about whether they will be able to connect to the NBN. NBN Co spokesman Darren Rudd said people renting apartments, townhouses or houses would have to wait until the rollout had begun in their neighbourhood before taking action.

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    Related Topix: Real Estate, Home Listing, Home

  • Cleanup hailed as a model for nation

    31 min ago | via Planning 

    Once rife with contaminants like lead and arsenic and plagued by a toxic reputation that derailed neighboring home sales, a sprawling 446-acre site now supports a $300 million tax base and is being heralded as a national model for cleanup and site redevelopment. The Midvale slag site, first named to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Superfund list in 1991, was removed from the list earlier this month - a milestone celebrated in a ceremony Monday featuring a tour of the mixed-use development that occupies the land.

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    Related Topix: Housing, Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

  • British online estate agent easyProperty plans to ra...

    32 min ago | via West Australian 

    EasyProperty, a British online real estate agent co-founded by businessman Stelios Haji-Ioannou, plans a share placement or initial public offering in the second half of the year to raise funds to expand in Europe, its chief executive said. The company, which helps customers let out their houses in England and Wales, intends to raise a "significantly larger" amount than the 9.75 million pounds it raised through a share placement in September, CEO Rob Ellice told Reuters.

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