Wilmington Island Real Estate News
Wednesday Apr 22 | via Financial News & Daily Record
Parrish became the new executive director of the Springfield Preservation and Revitalization Council on April 1. It's the first time in many years the job has been a paid position. And that she is - rattling off such assets as open-invitation porch parties and an annual Eastside-Westside baseball game played in vintage uniforms. Comment?
Mar 4, 2015 | via Business Wire
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Feb 13, 2015 | via SavannahNow
The city of Savannah and FHLBank Atlanta announced Friday they will continue their partnership to provide funding assistance for Savannah's first-time home buyers and home repairs. "Thanks for being back, and I'm glad you brought some money," said Mayor Edna Jackson during the luncheon at the Civic Center. Comment?
Feb 13, 2015 | via WTOC-TV Savannah
At a luncheon Friday, Mayor Edna Jackson joined with the Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta and area bank officials to announce that the affordable housing partnership "Banking Works, Savannah!" will return to Savannah in 2015. Under the 2015 partnership, FHLBank Atlanta and the City of Savannah have committed grant funds totaling $600,000, that will primarily provide income-eligible Savannah households with down payment assistance for the purchase of homes. Comment?
Feb 6, 2015 | via WTOC-TV Savannah
Tybee Island's tourism promotion and marketing organization, "Visit Tybee," has released a report stating that 2014 has been the strongest year on record for hotel and motel tax collections on the island. The report boasts over a 19 percent increase in collections over 2013. Comment?
Wednesday Apr 22 | via WDUN-AM Gainesville
U.S. home sales bloomed in March after a brutal winter, a sign of possible newfound momentum for housing.Sales of existing homes jumped 6.1 percent last month to a seasonally adjuste... Always optimists, local farmers and ranchers, and those in agricultural-related businesses, gathered to honor some of their own Wednesday morning. ELLABELLE, Ga. Comment?
Wednesday Apr 22 | via GlobeNewswire
Southwest Georgia Financial Corporation , a full-service community bank holding company, today reported its results of operations for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. Net income increased 15.4% to $809 thousand, or $0.32 per diluted share, from $701 thousand, or $0.28 per diluted share, in the first quarter of 2014. Comment?
Wednesday Apr 22 | via Natl. Relocation & Real Estate
RISMEDIA, April 22, 2015-Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Georgia Properties hosted an exclusive event for Luxury Collection Specialists at Ansley Country Club and announced the latest results for the luxury real estate market in Metro Atlanta. The data is based on information from Trendgraphix, Collateral Analytics and the local MLS services. Comment?
Wednesday Apr 15 | via Chattanoogan.com
Honestly, it doesn't surprise that U.S. Rep. Tom Graves, R-Georgia., would support the Preserving Access to Manufactured Housing Act and the Mortgage Choice Act bills. Comment?
Wednesday Apr 15 | via Patch.com
Rep. Tom Graves voted today for the Preserving Access to Manufactured Housing Act and the Mortgage Choice Act , legislation that will make it easier for low- and middle- income families to qualify for a mortgage and purchase a home. "The dream of home ownership is rightfully engrained in American life," said Rep. Graves. Comment?
4 min ago | via New York Daily News
In a legacy of the 2008 real estate crash, the number of abandoned homes stuck in the midst of foreclosure proceedings reached 3,525 in 2014, a 38% increase from the year before, a report from state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman found. Because foreclosure proceedings can linger for months and even years, homes are often left without upkeep and become problems for entire neighborhoods, the attorney general said. Comment?
11 min ago | via Canadian Business Magazine
Tony Tintinalli of the Bank of Montreal says it starts with examining the scope of your home renovation project, the budget and the required contingency fund. "The most cost-effective way, if you're going to borrow, is to use equity in your house," said Tintinalli, BMO's regional vice-president of personal banking. Comment?
15 min ago | via Inman Real Estate News
Inman is interviewing real estate professionals in every area of the field to talk about technology use . Here's Toby Boyce, a broker - and an Inman contributor . Comment?
15 min ago | via Inman Real Estate News
Have suggestions for products that you'd like to see reviewed by our real estate technology expert? Email Craig Rowe . That is, the tactic for leading a site user to your "Contact Us" form, or some such iteration of an online form that results in a person giving you permission to reach out to them. Comment?
16 min ago | via Inman Real Estate News
Your ability to overcome the seller's objections about staging not only influences how much the seller will net, but how hard you will have to work to sell the listing. If you're struggling with the objection, "I don't see any need to stage our property," a little creativity can quickly put that objection to rest. Comment?
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