Alpine Real Estate News
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5 hrs ago | via Your News Now
This week the governor's office announced the creation of a hotline New Yorkers can call to report vacant properties. It's designed to establish an electronic registry of vacant properties with the Department of Financial Services to hold banks and lenders accountable for maintaining properties before foreclosing. Comment?
Yesterday | via Inman
New York real estate buyers paid an estimated $155.3 million in excess title insurance premiums and fees in 2015. 182,487 individual real estate transactions totaling $140.2 billion were analyzed in the report, which includes the vast majority of transactions throughout the year. Comment?
Tuesday | via Press & Sun-Bulletin
See 'zombie properties'? Call hotline The state has set up a hotline to report vacant and abandoned properties in neighborhoods. Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/28YwgMz The hotline was announced Tuesday after Gov. Andrew Cuomo last week signed legislation into law that will crack down on so-called "zombie properties." Comment?
Monday Jun 27 | via Housing Wire
While the U.S. Senate could soon consider new rules governing the maintenance of foreclosed homes and the glut of "zombie homes" that blight many communities throughout the country, the state of New York is taking the matter into its own hands. Late last week, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed "sweeping" legislation to reform the state's foreclosure process and address the state's issues with zombie homes. Comment?
Monday Jun 27 | via The Washington Post
America's urban downtowns were neglected for decades, abandoned for newer malls in the suburbs and bigger homes on the edge of town. The construction of new highways helped speed their decline. Comment?
9 min ago | via Scoop
The real estate industry has recently been mocked for its cautious approach to the new health and safety laws, but huge penalties mean it has no other option. Suggestions that open home attendees will have to sign a hazards register which identifies any potential hazard you can possibly dream up - such as tripping over a laundry step or slipping down a driveway - is simply ridiculous, Mr Kennedy says. Comment?
9 min ago | via Jacksonville Daily News
"We've got a lot of people trying to make sure they are covered, asking if they are in a required zone or not," said Shannon Edge, a specialist at Sewell Insurance in Swansboro. Comment?
10 min ago | via Seattle Post-Intelligencer
Britain's main stock market has rebounded to its pre-Brexit vote levels that does not mean all is now fine for the country's economy. The index is dominated by multinationals that do not reflect the national economy, which the Bank of England 's chief said Thursday would need more monetary stimulus after the vote plunged Britain into an existential crisis and opened up new uncertainties for businesses. Comment?
15 min ago | via The Fresno Bee
My son turned 5. My husband and I rang in 10 years of marriage. And we celebrated four years of homeownership by removing the popcorn ceiling in the hallway and entryway of our house on our anniversary day. Comment?
17 min ago | via Business Wire
The following dates apply to... )--On June 30, 2016, the Fairholme Focused Income Fund distributed an Ordinary Income dividend of $0.12822 per share to shareholders of record as of Jun... )--Fitch Ratings has upgraded one and affirmed 10 classes of Resource Real Estate Funding CDO 2007-1 Ltd./LLC . A detailed list of rating actions follows at the ... )--Fitch Ratings has affirmed the 'AA-' rating on the following series of Pedernales Electric Cooperative's first mortgage bonds: --$337.2 million series 2002A. Comment?
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