Wilmington Island Real Estate News
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Wednesday Nov 19 | via SavannahNow
A mortgage broker who has worked with several Savannah-area companies has surrendered his license and agreed to pay fines and other fees after operating an unapproved branch location and other violations, the Georgia Department of Banking and Finance announced late Tuesday. The department offered few details in its case against Bryant O'Neal Easterling. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 11 | via SavannahNow
Metro Savannah saw significant gains in median home prices and new home sales in October, even as overall unit sales slowed slightly, according to data from local real estate tracker Savannah Multi-List Corp. Median home sale prices leaped from $166,000 in October 2013 to $184,700 this year, an 11.3 percent increase and 1.2 percent higher than September. Meanwhile, unit sales fell only slightly. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 5 | via SavannahNow
Home prices in Savannah, including distressed sales, increased by 7.3 percent in September 2014 compared to September 2013, according to CoreLogic, a property information provider. On a month-over-month basis, home prices, including distressed sales, increased by 1.7 percent in September 2014 compared to October 2014. Comment?
Tuesday Oct 28 | via SavannahNow
"Mike Huckabee never said he would leave the Republican Party over gay marriage. I watch his program every week. Comment?
Tuesday Oct 28 | via Connect Savannah
THE DUPLEX on a quiet cul-de-sac just off Bonaventure Road doesn't look like a raging bastion of illegal activity, but owner Sue Martinez assures she is squarely on the wrong side of the law. Since August 2013, the middle-aged retiree has been offering up her bedrooms through Airbnb, the uber-popular website that brokers lodging between travelers and those with an extra apartment, room or even a couch to rent. Comment?
Thursday Nov 20 | via GlobeNewswire
Southwest Georgia Financial Corporation , the parent company of Southwest Georgia Bank, announced that its Board of Directors at its meeting yesterday declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.08 per common share. The dividend is payable December 10, 2014 to shareholders of record on December 1, 2014. Comment?
Friday Nov 14 | via FindLaw
Jerry Jurden appeals from the trial court's dismissal of his complaint against HSBC Mortgage Corporation for failure to state a claim. Because Jurden can prove no set of facts in support of the complaint that would entitle him to relief, we affirm. Comment?
Friday Nov 7 | via Athens Banner-Herald
Federal prosecutors say four people have been sentenced for their roles in a scheme to steal more than $2 million in mortgage loans. Authorities say 52-year-old Patrice Hairston of Lawrenceville was sentenced to five years and four months in prison. Comment?
Wednesday Oct 29 | via Pike County Journal and Reporter
This the 6th of October, 2014. /s/Barbara Jane Brooks Presley, Executrix Eugene W. Dabbs IV Georgia Bar No. Comment?
Oct 22, 2014 | via GlobeNewswire
Georgia-Carolina Bancshares, Inc. , parent company of First Bank of Georgia, today announced 2014 third quarter net income of $1,396,000, or $0.38 per diluted common share, for the three months ended September 30, 2014, compared to $843,000, or $0.23 per diluted common share, for the three months ended September 30, 2013. For the year to date period ending September 30, 2014, net income was $3,211,000, or $0.88 per diluted common share, compared to $5,269,000, or $1.47 per diluted common share, for the same period in 2013. Comment?
7 min ago | via Kiwiblog
The latest Household Economic Survey shows average annual household income rose 9.1 percent in the two years to June 2014, from $81,227 to $88,579. That's a big increase. Comment?
13 min ago | via Salon
As we eat that turkey tonight, let's consider how our system is depriving Natives of economic and criminal justice While most Americas enjoy our Thanksgiving holiday, millions of descendants of those alive during that first Thanksgiving-Native Americans-still live in a legal and economic limbo, denied access to the same standards of criminal justice and economic opportunity the rest of us take for granted. Forget New Year's resolutions: let's make a Thanksgiving dinner resolution to push our members of Congress to remedy the situation. Comment?
1 hr ago | via South China Morning Post
An Australian parliamentary committee yesterday recommended strengthening rules on foreign investment in the country's booming housing market, calling enforcement of the current framework "severely lacking". The committee's review, chaired by ruling Liberal Party lawmaker Kelly O'Dwyer, was commissioned this year amid concerns that local buyers were being squeezed out of the residential property market by foreign investors, particularly cashed-up Chinese. Comment?
2 hrs ago | via The New Zealand Herald
"People are borrowing $30,000 to $40,000 to do a kitchen or a bathroom but bigger home renovations are in the hundreds of thousands," Patten said. "People are borrowing $30,000 to $40,000 to do a kitchen or a bathroom but bigger home renovations are in the hundreds of thousands," Patten said. Comment?
2 hrs ago | via Bizcommunity
Just one week into the launch of their free mobile app, ooba , leading home finance experts, gained over 600 downloads and more than 60 positive reviews and ratings in the Android and iOS mobile stores. Ooba, together with app developer, Realmdigital , developed a free mobile app that would enable home buyers and estate agents to make informed decisions using the handy tools the app provided, all while on the move from the convenience of their mobile devices. Comment?
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