Bella Vista Real Estate News
Thursday Apr 16 | via The City Wire
Arkansas foreclosure activity continues to slow and are part of a national trend in which first quarter foreclosures were their lowest rate in 8 years, according to Irvine, Calif.,-based RealtyTrac.com. Filings were down in Northwest Arkansas, up in Sebastian County, but down overall in the Fort Smith metro. Comment?
Tuesday Apr 7 | via The City Wire
It's been more than a year since Dennis Smiley resigned his post as Arvest Bank President for Benton County and the bank fraud scheme he pulled off around the state began to unravel. In that time, Smiley has tied up some loose ends by selling the family home to partially satisfy three mortgages against it. Comment?
Mar 16, 2015 | via The City Wire
Rising prices and a more than 9% gain in home sales is the emerging early trend in Benton and Washington counties. Agents sold 928 homes in the first two months of this year with roughly 19% of those being new construction. Comment?
Feb 16, 2015 | via The City Wire
Home prices gleaned by sellers in Benton and Washington counties continued to rise in January. Median sale prices increased 13.7% and 6.7%, respectively among the two counties when compared to the same month in 2014, according to Paul Bynum, analyst with MountData.com There were 436 homes sold in the two counties last month, with an accumulated volume of $81.298 million. Comment?
Feb 6, 2015 | via FindLaw
GERMAIN REAL ESTATE COMPANY, LLC; GM Enterprises, LLC, Plaintiffs-Appellants v. HCH TOYOTA, LLC; Simmons First National Bank Defendants-Appellees Germain Real Estate Company, LLC; GM Enterprises, LLC, Plaintiffs-Appellants v. Comment?
Friday Apr 17 | via NWAonline
NWA Democrat-Gazette/ANTHONY REYES @NWATONYR Construction workers build a home Friday on Laurel Springs Road in Springdale. Real estate agents sold 667 homes in Benton and Washington counties last month, up from 585 in March 2014. Comment?
Thursday Apr 16 | via Natl. Relocation & Real Estate
REALTORSA will head to Washington, D.C., May 11-16, for the REALTORA Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo, to advocate for policies that protect commercial and residential property ownership and investment and advance the real estate industry. Nearly 8,500 REALTORSA and guests are expected to attend the meetings . Comment?
Friday Apr 10 | via ArkansasBusiness.com
Arkansas home sales increased by more than 9 percent in February while the price of those homes went up by more than 6 percent, according to data released Friday by the Arkansas Realtors Association. Comment?
Feb 11, 2015 | via NWAonline
Arkansas home sales jumped 9 percent in February compared with February last year, the sixth straight monthly improvement, the Arkansas Realtors Association said Friday. Home sales also have been improving nationally, said Michael Pakko, chief economist at the Institute for Economic Advancement at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. Comment?
Mar 16, 2015 | via ArkansasBusiness.com
NF II/CI Little Rock LLC, an affiliate of Noble Investment Group of Atlanta, bought the Residence Inn by Marriott at 219 River Market Ave. The deal is financed with a 10-year loan of unspecified value from Wells Fargo Bank of Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Comment?
9 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
Investors now have to decide if the P/E, P/S, and P/B discounts to peers make it worth holding a bank that should be stuck operationally for at least three quarters. First Niagara Financial Group Inc. did not have a great Q1, and didn't guide to great financial results on a full-year basis, specifically net interest margin. Comment?
26 min ago | via ArkansasBusiness.com
The sale of a 32,518-SF special needs health and education facility in west Little Rock checked in at $8.19 million. Comment?
28 min ago | via RTE.ie
Ulster Bank is to write to 2,000 people in arrears telling them if they sell their homes they will not be pursued for the outstanding debt if they are on low incomes. The commitment is made in a document which will be sent to people who have not communicated with the bank regarding their outstanding mortgage payments. Comment?
42 min ago | via Business Times
That is down from the previous estimate of 8 per cent, he said at a press conference on the bank's Q1 results. DBS posted net earnings of S$1.27 billion for Q1 2015, higher than market expectations of S$1.05 billion. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Yahoo!
Risks of mortgage defaults in Sydney and Melbourne are growing as soaring house prices are matched with bigger loans and deteriorating affordability, ratings agency Moody's warns. Housing affordability has eroded in Australia's two biggest cities during the past year, as house prices rose sharply while wages remained flat. Comment?
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