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Wednesday Sep 16 | via WFMZ
Eyes inside Robinson and Robinson, an investment firm in Allentown, may be focused on stock prices, but ears are tuned to what the Federal Reserve may or may not do. "Let's get it out of the way. Comment?
Aug 13, 2015 | via Business Journal
Brookwood Financial Partners closed Wednesday on a 29-building office portfolio that gives it a major footprint in the Philadelphia suburbs. While Tom Brown , president of Brookwood, declined to disclose how much the company paid, it reportedly traded for $183 million. Comment?
Jul 24, 2015 | via National Mortgage News
National Penn Bancshares in Allentown, Pa., said its second-quarter profit improved as increased real estate lending offset higher expenses. The $9.6 billion-asset company's net income rose 3.8% to $27.2 million, or 19 cents per share, from a year earlier. Comment?
Jun 26, 2015 | via The Morning Call
Local foreclosure rates hit a five-year low in April, but activity still remains higher than the national average at least partially because of a judicial process in Pennsylvania that can keep properties in limbo for nearly two years. The Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton region's rate, which measures the percentage of loans in some stage of the foreclosure process in Lehigh, Northampton and Carbon counties along with Warren County, N.J., fell to 2.66 percent in April, down from 3.13 percent one year earlier, according to data released Thursday by CoreLogic, a financial and real estate analytics firm. Comment?
Jun 17, 2015 | via WFMZ
Those with invested interest in the success of downtown Allentown, are now giving their employees the extra push to live nearby. On Wednesday, 11 companies and three foundations collaboratively announced the "Live Near Where You Work" program. 1 comment
Monday Oct 5 | via The Centrist
By James Paul Have a spare $1,000 lying around? If so, you'd probably make a mortgage payment or buy several weeks of groceries. You might even sock it away in your 401 or kid's college fund. Comment?
Sunday Oct 4 | via The Times-Tribune
Kelly Klaproth, PA-C, joins the practice and will assist Louis J. Freedman, M.D. Ms. Klaproth earned her Bachelor of Science in medical studies and her master's in physician assistant studies from King's College. Comment?
Saturday Oct 3 | via Christian Science Monitor
In recent years we've become painfully accustomed to hearing about rising home prices and decreasing home affordability . And once again, a measure of national home prices, as well as NerdWallet's own analysis of housing affordability, confirm the growing issue. Comment?
Tuesday Sep 29 | via JD Supra
On September 24, 2015, the CFPB and DOJ announced a joint action against Hudson City Savings Bank for allegedly discriminatory redlining practices from 2009 through 2013 in certain neighborhoods in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, and Pennsylvania in violation of the Equal Credit Opportunity Act and the Fair Housing Act. Over the past few months, officials from both the Bureau and DOJ have spoken publicly about redlining concerns, noting that they have seen a resurgence in the practice. Comment?
Sunday Sep 20 | via The Jersey Journal
The local housing market is on an upswing, or maybe approaching one. It depends how you look at the numbers. Comment?
26 min ago | via Hailsham Today
Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. With an average house price of A 408,641, Lewes came second only to Beaconsfield in Buckinghamshire, where the average home costs a huge A 997,222. Comment?
26 min ago | via Crooks and Liars
He said that. First, he asked the audience whether they knew what their initial benefit was. Comment?
30 min ago | via Patch.com
Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan offers nine tips to residents who might have had their personal information compromised in the hack. Fall puts us all in a fitness funk. Comment?
44 min ago | via Silicon Alley Insider
This means that normal people who have a job and then decide what to do with their hard-earned money often make decisions that economists don't expect. The latest example is when, how much, and why people save money. Comment?
1 hr ago | via GlobalNews
The 39-year-old suffers from schizo-affective disorder and lives on a fixed income, supplemented with some work as a peer support worker. He's been living in the same North Vancouver apartment for 13 years but the building was recently sold and rent has gone up. Comment?
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