Weissport Real Estate News
Monday May 18 | via Times News
Carbon County Recorder of Deeds Emmett P. McCall reported his office recorded 173 deeds, 183 mortgages and 357 other writs during the month of April. As a result of those transactions, McCall turned over to the Carbon County General Fund the sum of $25,905.48. Comment?
Wednesday May 6 | via Times News
JP Morgan Chase Bank N.A., to Mark Ashley, 84 Deer View Drive, Jim Thorpe, Lot 86, Section II, Penn Forest Streams, $64,575. Testamentary Disclaimer Trust of Catherine C. Pactwa to Frank J. Davanzo, Copiague, New York, property at 156 Eliot Lane, Albrightsville, $88,000. Comment?
Monday May 18 | via Philly.com
More sales but lower prices characterized the suburban real estate market in 2015's first quarter, as the Philadelphia region continued to extricate itself from the housing downturn. An analysis by economist Kevin Gillen of data provided by Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Fox & Roach Realtors showed that the typical suburban house sold fell in value by 1.8 percent in the first quarter compared with the fourth quarter. Comment?
Friday May 22 | via PennLive.com
In photo from left to right are Barbara Schmidt, senior vice president and general manager of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Central Pennsylvania; Ann Marie Haggerty, an office manager at Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage; Quentin Miller, president of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Central Pennsylvania and Ryan Hess, vice president of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Central Pennsylvania. Less than a mile separated two real estate offices on Linglestown Road in Lower Paxton Twp. Comment?
Monday May 4 | via TaxVox
Will cuts to a state's top income tax rate boost growth? Not necessarily. In a new TPC paper , Bill Gale, Aaron Krupkin, and Kim Rueben find little evidence linking state-level economic growth and taxes, especially income tax policy. Comment?
Apr 25, 2015 | via WICU12 Erie
Sales have jumped more than 30 percent compared to this time last year, according to Howard Hanna realtors of Erie. Nearly 800 new homes were sold in the Erie area among five major brokers during the first quarter of 2015. Comment?
Wednesday Apr 29 | via GantDaily.com
Think what you want about Wall Street bankers - they're greedy, overpaid, egotistical - but negotiation is their area of expertise. They have perfected the art of cutting a deal to their advantage, whether it's to buy a company, trade a stock or snag a bigger bonus. Comment?
8 min ago | via Inman
Misty-eyed spouses have thanked him for boosting their beloveds' business. But a critic has encouraged him to have a second heart attack, and some agents have labeled him a shill. Comment?
8 min ago | via Inman
Degree, school: Computer Science degrees, including Ph.D. from University of Michigan, Ann Arbor/ Master's from University of California, Berkeley; and Bachelor's from I.I.T. India. Almost anything outdoors - I love the sun! My top favorite activities include tennis, running, biking and traveling to new places, especially internationally. Comment?
20 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
The markets have been performing very well lately, occasionally hitting all-time highs. The buoyancy was triggered off by the hope of a delayed Fed rate hike amid a slew of sub-par U.S. economic data. Comment?
21 min ago | via WDUN-AM Gainesville
Mortgage giant Freddie Mac said Thursday the average rate on a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage ticked down to 3.84 percent this week from 3.85 percent a week earlier. The rate on 15-year fixed-rate mortgages slipped to 3.05 percent from 3.07 percent. Comment?
26 min ago | via Inman Real Estate News
Anticipating the entry of millennials into the housing market is a favorite guessing game among real estate professionals and economists. For much of the past decade, economic stressors including student loan debt and a weak employment and wage environment have kept the oldest of the 79 million Americans born between 1985 and 2004 renting with roommates or, more famously, living in their parents' homes . Comment?
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