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Jan 16, 2015 | via North Country Now
St. Lawrence County is second-highest on a list of counties in the U.S. ranking where buying a house is cheaper in the long run than renting your living space. The counties were ranked using several criteria, including low average monthly mortgage payments relative to monthly rent, favorable tax structure, relatively low home values, and other factors that favor home ownership, according to New York City-based SmartAsset.com. Comment?
15 hrs ago | via Dallas Morning News
The city you choose to live in can have a major impact on your finances. Large cities like San Francisco, New York and Los Angeles have become unaffordable for many residents, and some have chosen to relocate in search of economic stability, homeownership and a less-expensive lifestyle. Comment?
21 hrs ago | via Lucianne.com
Don't let your jaw drop too far, this fundamental change is not just happening in college application processes. This exact same methodology is also being applied to Credit Scores for home mortgages and car loans. Comment?
Yesterday | via Seeking Alpha
Singapore has the highest standard of living of any country in Asia and higher than the U.S. There are two reasons for this: The problem is, because it's 100% urban and has limited land, it has some of the most expensive real estate in the world. You can see how real estate prices in Singapore have risen 68% since early 2009 and 110% since the 1999 low after the Southeast Asian financial crisis. Comment?
Friday Feb 27 | via Business Wire
The report is available at 'www.fitchratings.com'. Additional information is avail... )--Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance, Inc. today announced the Board of Directors set March 9, 2015 as the record date for the Compan... )--The New York Society of Security Analysts is saddened by the passing of Irving Kahn, a pioneering investor and original member of NYSSA. Comment?
Friday Feb 27 | via The Washington Post
The company's shares dropped 13 percent to $8.51 as of 12:48 p.m. in New York trading, the most since Jan. 23. Wells Fargo & Co., the trustee for the transactions, said in letters to investors this week that a majority of bondholders had directed it to terminate Atlanta-based Ocwen from working on the deals, which include about $260 million of loans, or less than 0.2 percent of its business related to mortgages without government backing, according to data compiled by Bloomberg. While the immediate financial impact is likely to be small, the action signals a risk of additional moves to fire Ocwen by investors or trustees, according to reports by Keefe Bruyette & Woods Inc. and Compass Point Research & Trading LLC analysts. Comment?
16 min ago | via Financial News & Daily Record
More than $88 million in two property sales closed last week in Cecil Commerce Center, both because the large structures had single Class A tenants. SunCap Jacksonville LLC sold the FedEx Ground Package System Inc. property at 13509 Waterworks St. to Monmouth Real Estate Investment Corp. of Freehold, N.J., for $30.65 million. Comment?
16 min ago | via This is Oxfordshire
Councils will be forced to help find plots for people seeking to build their own homes as part of a package of Conservative manifesto promises Prime Minister David Cameron will target under-40s priced out of the first-home market by offering developers the chance to build on cheaper brownfield commercial land and waiving taxes - in return for a 20% cut in the sale price Prime Minister David Cameron will target under-40s priced out of the first-home market by offering developers the chance to build on cheaper brownfield commercial land and waiving taxes - in return for a 20% cut in the sale price Prime Minister David Cameron tries his hand at brick laying during a visit to the Barratt Homes Evolve development in Grays, Essex Prime Minister David Cameron tries his hand at brick laying during a visit to the Barratt Homes Evolve development in Grays, Essex David Cameron has pledged to double ... (more) Comment?
18 min ago | via The Miami Herald
Banking regulators shut down Puerto Rico-based Doral Bank late last week, selling more than half of its $5.9 billion in assets to Banco Popular de Puerto Rico. Doral Bank, which had a total of $4.1 billion in deposits, has long struggled with under-capitalization and non-performing loans. Comment?
20 min ago | via Indianapolis Business News
A Wisconsin-based firm has purchased the downtown Century Building for $13.8 million from Zeller Realty Group, which bought the historic building out of foreclosure just over a year ago. Comment?
25 min ago | via Real Central VA
Can their data aggregation ever mitigate and/or minimize sufficiently the potential impacts of those unzillowable features? Doubtful, but they may be able to minimize the impact of the data's shortcoming, provided they are accurate elsewhere. Might Zillow become just another tool used by Realtors? And then look at what Zillow just announced the other day (they couldn't have done this in their first few years, but now they have critical mass and I'd wager they have the public's trust as well. Comment?
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