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Wednesday Nov 4 | via Sys-Con Media
The report also shows home sellers in the third quarter on average had owned their home for 6.72 years when they sold. The eight-year high in average price gains for home sellers in the third quarter came despite slowing home price appreciation. Comment?
Wednesday Oct 28 | via Contra Costa Times
Not only does the Livermore woman work with rescue groups to save the dogs no one seems to wants, she and a cadre of volunteer pilots fly the canines hundreds of miles northward, where loving homes await. Smith is cofounder of Wings of Rescue, a nonprofit, all-volunteer group of pilots who use their personal planes to fly rescue missions about twice a week. Comment?
Sep 5, 2015 | via The Fresno Bee
Lorraine Person is escorted to the podium in the Fresno Convention Center exhibit hall after the announcement, Thursday, May 8, 2003, in Fresno, Calif., that she was the recipient of the Fresno-Madera Area Agency on Aging's Advocacy Award. Her family was poor - she made her own dresses out of leftover flour sacks. Comment?
Aug 4, 2015 | via Business Wire
The dividend relates to... )--Prudential Real Estate Investors announced today the acquisition of Block 300, a 361,805 square foot class A office property in Portland, Ore., on behalf of institu... 100,000 Opportunities Initiative to Kick Off With 29 Companies Expected to Engage at Least 3,000 Opportunity Youth and Make Hundreds of Immediate Job Offers in Chicagoland )--The 100,000 Opportunities Initiative, a national coalition of leading U.S.-based companies committed to hiring at least 100,000 Opportunity Youth by 2018, today welcomed a... )--EDF Renewable Energy closed on the sale of the Catalina Solar 2 Project , located in Kern County, California to Dominion . Comment?
Jun 25, 2015 | via Business Wire
Eligible homebuyers can make an appointment now to reserve $15,000 down payment assistance grant July 24-25 at Bakersfield Convention Center )--Wells Fargo & Company , NeighborWorks AmericaA and its network member Self-Help Enterprises today joined Mayor Harvey Hall to announce the $4.75 million Bakersfield Wells Fargo HomeLIFTa program to help boost homeownership and strengthen neighborhoods in the city. Of the HomeLIFT program funds for Bakersfield, $4.1 million will go toward down payment assistance grants and program support to help potential homebuyers overcome the barrier of making a sufficient down payment. Comment?
20 hrs ago | via WTHR-TV Indianapolis
Government estimates show U.S. traffic deaths rose 8 percent for the first six months of this year, following a slight decrease in 2014. Government estimates show U.S. traffic deaths rose 8 percent for the first six months of this year, following a slight decrease in 2014. Comment?
Saturday Nov 21 | via Recordpub.com
Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today announced a lawsuit against a California company accused of failing to deliver promised mortgage loan modification services to Ohio consumers. Comment?
Thursday Nov 19 | via Go Local
Morningstar conducted their annual ranking of the states' different 529 college savings options. The criteria include five P's Performance, Price, Parent, Process, and People. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 18 | via Monterey County Herald
Eric Tarallo, superentendent of the Spreckels Union School District, and other school officials listen as Dr. Jamie Valenzuela-Mumau, MCOE assistant superintendent of Educational Services, gives a presentation on the new California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress system during a Monterey County Education Leadership Summit on Wednesday in Pebble Beach. PEBBLE BEACH >> It may not please real estate agents, but California top education officials are reluctant to establish a new school accountability system that relies on just one measure. Comment?
Saturday Nov 14 | via Patch.com
As any good Californian knows, the West Coast is the Best Coast, but now it's also the most expensive coast. So which lucky city is the most expensive to buy a home? That honor goes to Newport Beach, with an average four-bedroom, two bathroom home going for $2.29 million. Comment?
7 min ago | via Travelution
A US start-up has launched aimed at the family and group travel sector, making thousands of privately owned and timeshare properties available for rental for the first time. Vacatia officially launched what it claims to be the first instant book resort rental marketplace during last week's Phocuswright conference in Florida, targeting a market it says is worth $10 billion in the US alone. Comment?
22 min ago | via Live Charts
London's FTSE 100 was given a boost by housebuilding shares on Wednesday ahead of Chancellor George Osborne's Autumn Statement, which is expected to reveal an investment of just under A 7bn in the sector. Taylor Wimpey, Barratt Developments, Persimmon, Berkeley Group, Bellway and Bovis Homes were the biggest risers on the blue chip index just before midday. Comment?
35 min ago | via Bloomberg
European Union lawmakers reached a deal on a bill intended to bolster financial benchmarks in the wake of rigging scandals that have hit some of the world's biggest banks with billions of dollars in fines. Council of the European Union , which represents member states, reached an agreement on the legislation last night, according to Cora van Nieuwenhuizen, the assembly's lead lawmaker on the bill. Comment?
38 min ago | via RTE.ie
Residential property prices grew at their second fastest monthly rate this year in October, increasing 1.6% from the previous month, but the annual growth rate continued to slip. New figures from the Central Statistics Office show that residential property prices rose by 7.6% on a yearly basis - the lowest level since January 2014. Comment?
39 min ago | via Cleveland.com
The 1,600-square-foot colonial with a large front porch and a gabled roof had been left for dead in recent years, its copper veins harvested at night for scrap, another victim of the foreclosure crisis. But the Greater Cleveland Habitat for Humanity, the faith-based nonprofit that builds and rehabs houses with donations and volunteer labor, is giving the house new life. Comment?
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