Yorkshire Real Estate News
Real Estate news for Yorkshire, NY continually updated from thousands of sources.
Yesterday | via Albany Times Union
For many New Yorkers, home ownership - whether co-op, condo or house - is the first step toward building wealth. And making that first home easier to finance can give families an important toehold in the middle class. Comment?
Wednesday | via Bloomberg
The Greek parliament holds a third and final vote to choose a new president in the coming week. If the vote fails, Prime Minister Antonis Samaras will be forced to call early parliamentary elections. Comment?
Tuesday | via DNAInfo.com
The rise of glittering new condos for billionaires and the decline of homes priced under $1 million set the tone for New York's residential real estate market in 2014 . Now, there's a slowdown in sales for the pricey new condos, while the appetite for lower-priced apartments has only grown stronger. Comment?
Tuesday | via Reuters
A Kentucky businessman pleaded guilty on Tuesday to perpetrating a $53 million tax fraud, conspiring to bribe bank executives and scheming to defraud regulators, in a case that stemmed from a U.S. investigation of a failed New York bank. Wilbur Huff, 53, faces 12 years in prison at his sentencing in April and agreed to pay nearly $140 million in forfeiture and restitution. Comment?
Tuesday Dec 23 | via SILive.com
Frank Siller, chairman and CEO of the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation, and Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced Tuesday that the foundation will assume all of the remaining payments on the homes of fallen NYPD Officers Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu. "In times of need and pain, the family of New York always comes together to support each other and following this senseless murder of two of New York's finest it is heartwarming and commendable for the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation to step in with such generosity," said Cuomo in a statement. Comment?
1 min ago | via Searchlight Crusade
It is nice to have a tool that I can use to keep people in their homes, rather than going through foreclosure or short sales, and killing your credit and ability to qualify for a home loan for a minimum of two years. That is the Loan Modification Program. Comment?
4 min ago | via Barrow County News
Jerry Maynard, former part-owner of Progressive Realty and longtime real estate agent has restarted Maynard Realty, after him and his partners at Progressive decided to move in different directions. Maynard and Progressive Realty owner Wayne Bartlett said the split has been amicable, and that they're excited about what's in store for their agencies. Comment?
14 min ago | via Business News
A New York State Supreme Court judge rejected the bank's request to dismiss the lawsuit. Attorney General Eric Schneiderman 's suit was valid and he had demonstrated the bank may have engaged in misconduct, the judge said in Wednesday's ruling. Comment?
26 min ago | via The San Diego Union-Tribune
However, I was too bullish about housing prices and sales this year. Although there has been a modest year-over growth, it has fallen far short of our expectations of a continued 2013-paced recovery. Comment?
38 min ago | via WTKR-TV Norfolk
While New York City takes the top spot, Norfolk has also made the list of the country's least affordable rental markets. Buying a home is more affordable than renting in the majority of U.S. housing markets, according to a recent report from RealtyTrac . Comment?
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