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Sep 8, 2014 | via Star Tribune
Washington County made the top 10 list because of great high school graduation rates, followed by a high percent of residents obtaining higher degrees. In the latest accolade that may either bolster the county's bragging rights or merely confirm what residents already know, the real estate blog movoto.com ranked Washington County No. Comment?
Aug 16, 2014 | via Star Tribune
Following a closed-door session Friday, the City Council took the unusual step of authorizing the city attorney to initiate a lawsuit or foreclosure action against entities headed by developer Don Gerberding. Comment?
Aug 2, 2014 | via Star Tribune
Fortunes improve in most government services, wither in a few others. An annual report tracks which trends need more attention. Comment?
Jun 25, 2014 | via Mortgage News Daily
I'm looking for a 90% LTV 2nd mortgage ammortized over 20 years at 5.59% fixed rate. Comment?
Monday Dec 22 | via Channel3000
What does a Milwaukee bartender, a Florida commercial aircraft parts salesman, a Washington real estate agent, a Baltimore special education teacher and Paul Chryst have in common? An open records request to the university's athletics department revealed 46 applicants sent in 278 pages of resumes, coaching philosophies and references to Athletic Director Barry Alvarez for the position that Chryst received on Dec. 17. State law allows candidates to remain confidential if they ask for that in writing. Among the football coaches who applied for the position were current defensive coordinator Dave Aranda, Brigham Young University head coach Bronco Mendenhall and former Army head coach Richard Ellerson. Comment?
Friday Dec 19 | via FindLaw
The COUNTY OF RAMSEY; The County of Hennepin, on behalf of themselves and all other Minnesota counties, Plaintiffs-Appellants v. MERSCORP HOLDINGS, INC.; Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc.; Bank of America Corporation; Bank of America, N.A; Citigroup, Inc.; CitiBank, N.A.; CitiMortgage, Inc.; Deutsche Bank National Trust Company; EverBank; Goldman Sachs Mortgage Company; GS Mortgage Securities Corp.; HSBC Bank USA, N.A.; JP Morgan Chase Bank, N.A.; Morgan Stanley ABS Capital I, Inc.; SunTrust Mortgage, Inc.; TCF National Bank; The Bank of New York Mellon; United Guaranty Corporation; US Bank N.A.; Wells Fargo Bank N.A.; Does Corporation I-MMM, Defendants-Appellees. Comment?
Friday Dec 19 | via Star Tribune
Grant money for programs to fight teen pregnancy and provide housing for the poor went for handbags, designer jeans, and a son's rent, etc. The two nonprofit programs for poor Minnesotans that Roberta Barnes started up in 2002 and 2008 touched the heartstrings and she was rewarded with $1.7 million in state grant funds to underwrite her efforts. Comment?
Thursday Dec 18 | via KSTP
A St. Paul woman pleaded guilty to using two non-profits to steal almost $500,000 in state and federal grants, the U.S. Attorneys Office said. Barnes obtained $1.7 million in grants from the Minnesota Department of Health and the Minnesota Housing Finance Agency through her nonprofits with promises to use the money for philanthropic purposes. Comment?
Thursday Dec 18 | via Brad DeLong's Semi-Daily Journal
As I see it, the real point at issue here is that Alan Blinder on the one hand and Jeff Madrick and Arnold Packer on the other have very different ideas of what the "mainstream" of modern American economics is. Alan Blinder believes that the "mainstream" is his brand of economics--MIT-Princeton-Berkeley. Comment?
44 min ago | via Journalgazette.net
For the home and real-estate sectors, such gazing is not an idle pastime. Dollars billions of them, just in home construction alone, according to the U.S. Census Bureau are in play. Comment?
49 min ago | via The Item
Bill Braswell is staying put in his Virginia home even though he could sell it for 10 times what he paid in 1980 and some of his retired friends are moving to warmer climates. "I'm on boards and commissions and I enjoy that brain activity, so no, I don't want to move to South Carolina or Florida," said Braswell, 69, a retired federal civil servant, who lives alone in a four-bedroom Tudor home in Arlington. Comment?
1 hr ago | via The Aiken Standard
Lori Osterberg and her husband are lifelong Denver folk, but they got restless and intended to relocate for adventure's sake once their only child left home for college. Rather than following the sun down to Mexico, they followed their daughter to Portland, Oregon, where she is a sophomore. Comment?
1 hr ago | via The Bradenton Times
Up until the 1920s, Sarasota was "little more than a fishing village," the majority of which was owned by Scotsman Hamilton Gillespie. . However, Sarasota's development took a refined turn during the beginning of the 20th Century when four men established a philosophy of land development, tourist attractions and architectural elaboration that set Sarasota apart from other places. Comment?
2 hrs ago | via Wall Street Journal
This year, I sold one apartment and bought another. It was a reminder that the words "home" and "investment" don't belong in the same sentence. Comment?
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