Alachua Real Estate News
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Monday Jun 29 | via Florida Trend
A strong turnaround in home sales and a suppressed stock of real estate listings has lifted prices to their highest level since the boom of the mid-2000s, while rents are following a similar path. Most top housing economists expect that climb to continue through 2017. Comment?
Feb 20, 2015 | via Gainesville.com
The Gainesville-Alachua County Association of Realtors is no longer going to be endorsing candidates and won't be supporting them using RPAC funding either, according to a recent email from the organization. Instead, GACAR is making the Gainesville City Commission candidates' answers to its questionnaire available so people can read them and come to their own conclusions. Comment?
Feb 11, 2015 | via JD Supra
Service of Process: return of service is not required to expressly list the factors defining the "manner of service" contained in Section 48.031 , Florida Statutes, not included in the requirements of Section 48.21, Florida Statutes, to be valid - Koster v Sullivan , No. SC13-159 . Comment?
Jan 28, 2015 | via Business Wire
PROJECT PROGRESSING AS PLANNED: The $53 million total project is progressing on schedule and within budget, with an anticipated completion in August 2015 and occupancy in November 2015. LIGHT BUT STEADY PROFITABILITY: ERRV's cash flow is largely reliant upon turnover entrance fees, which is not inconsistent with a Type A facility. Comment?
5 hrs ago | via TheDailyBeast.com
Jeb Bush says he released 33 years of tax returns this week because he wants to be the most transparent candidate to run for president in 2016. But if that's really the case, why is he continuing to obfuscate some of his most lucrative and potentially controversial business dealings he had before announcing his candidacy like his work as an "adviser" for investment bank Lehman Brothers ? So, if Jeb won't tell you what Jeb exactly did while working on Wall Street, in the interests of transparency and disclosure, I will try. Comment?
18 hrs ago | via Florida Trend
Strong job growth and low mortgage rates have prompted greater demand for housing, boosting home values. The continued gains are at roughly double the pace of wage growth, but current levels appear more manageable than the double-digit home price increases seen during parts of 2013 and 2014. Comment?
19 hrs ago | via GlobeSt.com
'Over the last few years South Florida's real estate market has rebounded, largely due to foreign cash, which has led to a continuous uptick in prices.' ORLANDO-Recent reports suggest that fewer foreign buyers are investing in Miami condos. Comment?
Yesterday | via The Florida Times-Union
Leslie Dougher, the Fleming Island realtor who was ousted as chairman of the Republican Party of Florida early this year, says she will run for a seat on the Florida House. Dougher lost her bid to remain as state party chair despite the backing of Gov. Rick Scott and many of the state's most prominent elected officials. Comment?
Wednesday Jun 10 | via The Miami Herald
Home values in South Florida rose in April but the overall rate of growth is slowing, suggesting that an overheated market is cooling down. Home prices in Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties were up .6 percent in April compared to March, according to the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices, an important housing market indicator released Tuesday. Comment?
5 min ago | via WNEM-TV Saginaw
U.S. employers added a solid 223,000 jobs in June, and the unemployment rate fell to 5.3 percent, a seven-year low. But wages failed to budge, and other barometers of the job market paint a mixed picture. Comment?
5 min ago | via Medincine Hat News
U.S. employers added a solid 223,000 jobs in June, and the unemployment rate fell to 5.3 per cent, a seven-year low. The numbers reflect a job market moving close to full health and raise expectations that the Federal Reserve will start raising interest rates as early as September. Comment?
7 min ago | via Free Press
It's a difficult thing to quantify, the number of rental units available in a small town at any one time, and it's especially difficult, as last week's tornado victims have found out, in a time of great need. "We're getting bombarded with calls from people and insurance companies," commented Mark Shell of Pro Real Estate in Wilmington " ... we just don't have that many available homes." Comment?
26 min ago | via Deseret News
In this photo taken Tuesday, June 30, 2015, Sophia Lewis, left, with PSEG Long Island, speaks to an attendee about employment opportunities during a job fair at Citi Field in New York. U.S. employers likely hired at another strong pace in June, a sign that the job market is nearing full health and giving the Federal Reserve reason to raise interest rates as early as September. Comment?
16 min ago | via RSM News
Sophia Lewis, left, with PSEG Long Island, speaks to an attendee about employment opportunities during a job fair Tuesday at Citi Field in New York. U.S. employers likely hired at another strong pace in June, but many discouraged job seekers gave up their search, and wages remained flat. Comment?
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