Watsonville Real Estate News
Real Estate news for Watsonville, CA continually updated from thousands of sources.
Wednesday Feb 26 | via Monterey County Herald
A surprisingly strong pace of new home sales last month has boosted hopes that the spring buying season will be solid enough to lift the overall economy. Comment?
Tuesday Feb 25 | via Canada.com
A new Royal Bank of Canada report shows home ownership in B.C. became slightly more affordable at the end of 2013, although that's likely to change with rising mortgage rates. Comment?
Tuesday Feb 18 | via SanLuisObispo.com
After a three-month lull in sales numbers, the total number of homes sold countywide in January including new homes, resale single-family homes and condos again increased year-over-year. Comment?
Tuesday Feb 18 | via The Salinas Californian
One of the state senators representing Monterey County introduced a bill Tuesday that, if passed, would give homeowners already hit hard by the recession a reprieve on paying taxes on the amount of debt forgiven in a mortgage modification. Comment?
Saturday Feb 8 | via Santa Cruz Sentinel
The city of Watsonville is in the Pajaro River floodplain. Our residents living in this floodplain are required to carry flood insurance, which until now have been partially subsidized by the federal government. Comment?
11 hrs ago | via Sacramento Bee Newspaper
If they earn less than $94,200 a year, the family of four's preferred plan through the California health exchange would cost about $750 a month. Comment?
Tuesday Feb 18 | via Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Two years ago, Attorney General Kamala Harris trumpeted a landmark deal with the nation's three largest housing lenders, which agreed to give beleaguered California homeowners $12 billion in relief from their underwater mortgages. Comment?
Friday Feb 28 | via Ventura County Star
Researchers from UCLA and the Oakland-based Insight Center for Community Economic Development say job losses, home foreclosures and divorces are among the factors driving hundreds of thousands of adults to return to their childhood homes. Comment?
Friday | via Patch.com
Here's a recap of a February 2014 report in the San Jose Mercury News that examined trends in California luxury home sales in 2013. Comment?
Friday Mar 7 | via I-Newswire.com
California, and more specifically San Diego, is experiencing a shortage of new home inventory these days. Comment?
2 min ago | via The Washington Post
Volatility in the yuan is raising dollar borrowing costs for Chinese developers already choked by a domestic property-market crackdown and slowing sales. Comment?
12 min ago | via Bloomberg
Taxpayers rescued Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac in 2008 with a bailout that swelled to $187.5 billion, an amount the companies will finish sending back to the government this month. Comment?
19 min ago | via NewsandSentinel.com
A family in south Parkersburg now has a home to build a future together as Wood County Habitat For Humanity held its 68th house dedication Sunday. Comment?
35 min ago | via Australian Broadcasting Corporation
At the end of last week, the Reserve Bank offered a possible glimpse of the future for its housing market policy. Comment?
54 min ago | via NAFCU
March 10, 2014 - Three panelists tomorrow will discuss the effects of the CFPB's qualified mortgage and ability-to-repay mortgage rules in effect since January during a NAFCU webcast, "Post Mortem Panel: Qualified Mortgages and Ability-to-Repay." Comment?