Athens Real Estate News
20 hrs ago | via Silver City Sun-News
U.S. home price increases continued to rise at a steady pace in January, as the housing market deals with affordability problems and few properties listed for sale. The Standard & Poor's/Case-Shiller 20-city home price index rose 4.6 percent in January compared with 12 months earlier, S&P said Tuesday. Comment?
Friday Mar 20 | via Mortgage News Daily
Bottom Right Default State Name: State Name underscore: State Name dash: State Name lower underscore: State Name lower dash: State Name lower: State Abbreviation: State Abbreviation Lower: It is a continuously updated stream of news from around the web Visit throughout the day for the latest breaking news. Home prices in some U.S. markets are rising much faster than rental incomes or what it would cost to build new houses in those markets, according to a new study by a real estate valuation firm. Comment?
Sunday Mar 8 | via Natl. Relocation & Real Estate
While they may be slow in arriving, it's inevitable that those born after 1980 are poised to become tomorrow's mainstream buyers and sellers. Define them as digital natives, Gen X or Y-ers, or collectively as millennials-no matter how you slice it, they're bringing new expectations to what constitutes responsive service and insightful advice. Comment?
Feb 28, 2015 | via Athens Banner-Herald
Tax season is here and, for couples getting a refund, it's a perfect time to create a family budget. Chris Conway, branch manager for Georgia United Credit Union's Athens office, cites unexpected expenses, illnesses, income fluctuation and poor planning as common reasons for families to find it difficult to create and stick to a family budget. Comment?
Feb 21, 2015 | via Athens Banner-Herald
From the first fax machine to one-page contracts penned on carbon paper, Athens real estate professionals have been thrust into the 21st century while fighting to maintain their neighborly impressions, through good sales times and bad. Gather a bunch of real estate professionals in a room and you're likely to hear a few industry secrets, but it may be more interesting to hear how the Athens market has evolved over the decades as seen by people like Jamie Boswell, who held the longest-standing license in the room at the Athens Area Association of Realtors banquet Friday. Comment?
22 hrs ago | via GlobeSt.com
Do business in Georgia? Stay ahead of CRE trends and meet the dealmakers at RealShare Atlanta on April 30. Bookmark GlobeSt.com's new dedicated Atlanta page and weekly email digest ATLANTA-With a strong US dollar, interest rates may soon rise. What does that mean for commercial real estate investors? GlobeSt.com caught up with Jacob Frydman , CEO of United Realty , to get his thoughts. Comment?
Monday Mar 9 | via Statesboro Herald
Hazel Hendrix, a Realtor with Century 21, The Hunter Group, received the President's Award from the Georgia Association of Realtors. Comment?
Feb 23, 2015 | via Peach Pundit
A bill that would reduce Georgia's top income tax rate to 5.25% from the current 6% was read for the first time in the House this morning. House Bill 435, sponsored by Reps. Comment?
Feb 20, 2015 | via GlobeNewswire
Jim Smith, 2015 President of the Georgia REALTORS , has announced the 2015 GAR Awards to individuals for outstanding service. These awards were presented during GAR's 2015 Inaugural & Legislative Conference in Atlanta in mid-February. Comment?
Feb 20, 2015 | via GlobeNewswire
Deb Junkin, RCE, Chief Executive Officer of the Georgia REALTORS , has announced the organization's 2015 leadership team. REALTOR leaders were officially sworn in on Wednesday, February 11, at the President's Inaugural Gala at the Hyatt Regency Atlanta. Comment?
7 min ago | via Inman Real Estate News
Bernanke was correct in saying at the time* that there had never been a decline in housing prices on a nationwide basis. What he was oblivious to was that home prices were rising nationwide faster than they ever had because his predecessor Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan had brought the Fed Funds rate down to 1 percent. Comment?
22 min ago | via MLive.com
On this first day of Jazz Appreciation Month , the Jazz Journalists' Association has announced that local property developer Don Chisholm will receive its 2015 National Jazz Hero Award to recognize his "years of generous service and philanthropy for jazz and musical theatre in Ann Arbor." Chisholm's award will be presented on Sunday, May 26, 2015 at Kerrytown Concert House , in conjunction with pianist Ellen Rowe's "Art of the Trio" concert at 4 p.m. Members of the Southeastern Michigan Jazz Association , as well as Don Chisholm's Friends of Jazz at KCH and the U-M School of Music, Theatre and Dance, will make the presentation. Comment?
26 min ago | via Press-Telegram
It takes something more audacious to sell beachfront property these days to the global ultra-wealthy who arrive in Miami with millions to spend on second or third homes. It takes words invested with meaning in the language of the international jet set: With a slew of residential and hotel developments, Miami is embracing the notion that homes, like cars, handbags and jewelry, should carry luxe designer labels. Comment?
43 min ago | via Business World
The continued broadening of the investor pool active in Ireland's CRE market reflects the stabilisation of the market and the removal of the risk premium that was applied to Ireland by core overseas investors for some time according to Davy Stockbrokers. They believe that the the expansion of activity from core investors - such as Credit Suisse, Hines Global REIT, Irish Life REIM, Starwood Mortgage REIT and Union Investment reflects the recycling of shorter-term capital to more patient long-term money. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Inman Real Estate News
At 80 million strong, millennials are poised to make a great impact on the real estate industry - not just as homebuyers but as a viable talent base. Real estate is not typically a first career, but here's why I want millennials on my team at the start of their career. Comment?
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