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Wednesday | via The Washington Post
If you're buying or selling a house in the District or Montgomery County after Oct. 1, you'll be working under a new sales contract. For as long as I can remember, when writing contracts for the purchase of residential real estate, we used what is known as the Regional Sales Contract. Comment?
Friday Aug 28 | via ABC 33/40
The latest on the on-air killing of two TV station employees in Virginia : The shopping center where two journalists were killed during an on-air broadcast has opened again, with just a few people arriving Friday morning. Real estate agent Kay DeGiorgi stopped in front of a memorial to victims Alison Parker and Adam Ward. Comment?
Friday Aug 7 | via The Virginian-Pilot
President Barack Obama's Environmental Protection Agency finalized an expensive and far-reaching regulatory directive known as the Clean Power Plan, which seeks to cut carbon emissions by applying burdensome regulations to existing power plants. For Virginians, the impact will be severe. Comment?
Friday Aug 7 | via NewsOK.com
Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe paid for a state-owned airplane to take him to New York last week to attend a U2 concert where Bill and Hillary Clinton were praised by the band's lead singer in front of thousands of fans at Madison Square Garden. The trip, which was not mentioned in the governor's public calendar, highlights both his continued close friendship with the Clintons as well as a new pay-your-own-way mentality by Virginia's elected officials in the wake of a scandal involving McAuliffe's predecessor. Comment?
Friday Aug 7 | via GlobeNewswire
Judge Anthony J. Trenga, of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, has named Steven J. Toll, Managing Partner of Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll PLLC, a veteran class action litigator, as co-lead counsel in the high-profile class action lawsuit against Lumber Liquidators. The lawsuit alleges that the flooring company sold noncompliant composite flooring that contains hazardous levels of cancer-causing formaldehyde. Comment?
3 min ago | via Ilkley Gazette
Nearly one million people could have their homes repossessed because they have no plan to pay off their interest-only mortgages, Citizens Advice has warned. The charity said "time is running out" for an estimated 934,000 homeowners after research found they had made no arrangements to pay off their debt when their mortgage term ends. Comment?
19 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
And by extension, consumer credit as well as service-oriented business credit become more critical than they might otherwise be. And what affects credit more than the Federal Reserve? Until investors learn the what, when and why of Fed policy guidance, riskier assets will remain volatile. Comment?
23 min ago | via Inman Real Estate News
To those companies that believe they will be the next Uber of real estate, be careful when you make this claim. I have six reasons why real estate can't be Ubered, including that the client always has the right to pull out and that no one gets paid until the deal is done. Comment?
28 min ago | via Recordpub.com
The latest look at the Ohio housing marketplace reveals an uptick in list prices, sharp declines in the number of homes for sale and significantly shorter market times compared to where the market stood in July 2014. Comment?
35 min ago | via The Independent
Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies 1. Asian shares headed lower today despite global stocks getting a boost after the European Central Bank hinted it could introduce more stimulus. Comment?
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