Yakima Real Estate News
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Wednesday Feb 11 | via KIMA
The murder of a Yakima real estate agent will get national coverage this week. Dateline NBC will air a report on Vern Holbrook's death Friday night. Comment?
Friday Feb 6 | via KIMA
With an influx of buyers, homes are in higher demand. "Those people are coming back into the market place," said Valerie Britt-Kalberg, Yakima Association of Realtors Association Executive. Comment?
Oct 30, 2014 | via KIMA
Two men convicted of murder in the death of a Yakima real estate agent have been sentenced to more than 25 years in prison. Daniel Blizzard was sentenced to 34 years in prison, while Luis Gomez-Monges received 26. Prosecutors say Blizzard paid Luis Gomez-Monges to kill Vern Holbrook at a Cowiche home. Comment?
Oct 13, 2014 | via KIMA
A jury has found Luis Gomez-Monges guilty of first-degree murder in the death of a local real estate agent. Gomez-Monges was accused of attacking Vern Holbrook in a Cowiche home last year. Comment?
Oct 9, 2014 | via KIMA
Jury deliberations begin Friday for the second man on trial for the murder of a Yakima real estate agent. Closing arguments wrapped up late Thursday in the Luis Gomez-Monges case, but not without some surprises. Comment?
Monday | via Business Wire
Formed as a joint venture between Quadrant's parent company, TRI Pointe Group, and imortgage, TRI Pointe Connect opened its doors in Washington and Arizona today, before the planned launch in six other states. imortgage is one of the nation's top five nonbank retail mortgage lenders and a division of loanDepot LLC. "We're proud to offer this innovative new service to our buyers," said Ken Krivanec, President of Quadrant Homes. Comment?
Thursday Feb 5 | via Voice of America
Immigration reform is a hotly debated issue in Washington, but many U.S. cities aren't waiting for the federal government to determine how to deal who with those who entered the country illegally. Daniela Schrier reports on New York's newly unveiled municipal ID cards that are available to all city residents - including undocumented immigrants. Comment?
Jan 22, 2015 | via The Washington Post
Tammy Darvish, for years the face of her father's eponymous auto company until she left earlier this month following a family squabble, will become an executive at one of the Washington region's largest financial institutions. Darvish, 51, will become executive vice president in charge of business development and government and community relations at Pentagon Federal Credit Union, the Alexandria financial giant with $18 billion in assets and 1.3 million members. Comment?
Jan 18, 2015 | via The Columbus Dispatch
Michelle and Jack Ireton, with their sons, Ben, 5, left, and Jackson, 8, want to make the best use of additional money as schooling and day-care expenses fall. SEATTLE - Michelle and Jack Ireton of Seattle are experiencing a personal-finance event that is almost always welcome, regardless of its size: a windfall. Comment?
Jan 8, 2015 | via Seattle Post-Intelligencer
In this Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014 file photo, job seekers Madelin Garcia, right, and Noharis Nunez fill out a job applications near a Benihana booth at a job fair in Miami Lakes, Fla. With the price of oil below $50 a barrel, consumers will have steadily more money to spend, potentially creating job openings at retailers, auto dealers, shipping firms, restaurants and hotels. Comment?
11 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
End of February top ten financial dividend stocks by yield showed 14.21% higher net gain from a $5k investment in the lowest-priced five than from $5k in all ten. Annual dividends divided by closing stock prices as of February 27 determined yields. Comment?
17 min ago | via Sky News
According to the annual State of Retirement report by LV=, women who have occupational or private pensions reach retirement with pots worth on average A 107,000. Nearly a quarter of women approaching retirement are set to rely solely on the state pension, which is currently a maximum of A 113.10 per week. Comment?
28 min ago | via News24
The ruling Swapo party will act on the dire shortage of affordable urban land in the country and high housing prices, the party leadership announced on Monday. "Steps have been taken to bring about speedier delivery of serviced urban land and address other issues surrounding high prices for the rental of accommodation and related matters," secretary general Nangolo Mbumba told reporters on Tuesday. Comment?
32 min ago | via The Verona-Cedar Grove Times
Statewide commercial property foreclosures declined 14 percent last year to 1,014, the fewest since 2008, when they totaled 875, according to the latest statistics from the New Jersey Judiciary's Office of Foreclosure. In Bergen and Passaic counties, there were 66 and 56 foreclosure filings, respectively, on commercial properties in 2014. Comment?
38 min ago | via The Harbor Times Soup
Private, waterfront, park-like setting with 3.8 acres & commercial marina on the Kennebec River, walk to downtown historic Bath; 10 mins from private jetport. Custom contemporary, 5600+/- s.f. highest quality construction with open living & river views. Comment?
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