Belmont Real Estate News
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May 8, 2015 | via WBTV
Home prices in the Charlotte area are going up as we enter the busy spring buying season. New numbers released by the Charlotte Regional Realtor Association show median prices have increased 8.6% in the first four months of 2015 compared to last year. Comment?
Mar 21, 2015 | via The Gaston Gazette
Matt and Misty Richards expected to sell their Bethesda Oaks home in Gastonia last year to someone who would end up living there. But initial buyers were turned away by a small problem with their vinyl siding. Comment?
Jan 24, 2015 | via The Gaston Gazette
Dr. Bob McCullen has invested in nearly every kind of real estate over the course of his career, including South American timber land. Last year, he decided to focus on something he believes everyone needs right here at home - a place to put our stuff. Comment?
Yesterday | via Business Journal
Foreclosure rates for home mortgages in North Carolina and its Triangle region have declined to less than one-third of the number of homes that were in some stage of the foreclosure process at the Triangle mortgage crisis peak in 2012, according to a review of data from property research firm CoreLogic. North Carolina's foreclosure rate dropped to 0.76 percent in June, compared to 0.93 percent the year prior, according to CoreLogic's most recent report. Comment?
Friday Aug 21 | via Politico
Three of the four U.S. banks with more than $1 trillion in assets are hitting limits on campaign contributions to Republican Sen. Richard Burr. Under campaign finance laws, multi-candidate PACs can only give campaigns $5,000 per election. Comment?
Thursday Aug 20 | via Switched
When you're looking for a new place to hang your hat, it helps to know what areas are on the rise. GOBankingRates reviewed housing and lifestyle-related data -- including housing affordability , job growth, home sales, and emerging real estate trends -- to identify the top 11 up-and-coming housing markets for U.S. home buyers. Comment?
Thursday Aug 20 | via Business Wire
Homeowners need to remain vigilant about protecting their lives and property. )--The Television Bureau of Advertising released the following statement on a new report claiming inefficiencies in TV advertising for political campaigns. Comment?
Friday Aug 14 | via National Mortgage News
Banks that sold faulty mortgage-backed securities right before the crisis have suffered a string of legal defeats over the timing of government lawsuits, but some experts believe the industry may still have a shot in the Supreme Court. Since the crisis regulators have brought a slew of actions against big banks for assets they sold to acquirers that ultimately failed. Comment?
3 min ago | via Business Wire
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3 hrs ago | via Mortgage News Daily
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5 hrs ago | via Mortgage News Daily
We have been reading for several years now about two trends that appear troubling for the housing industry - a declining rate of homeownership and a stalled out rate of household formation. The latter has recently begun to reverse itself as the huge millennial generation has reached maturity, found jobs, and moved out on their own, but homeownership rates continue to decline, reaching the lowest rate since tracking began. Comment?
16 min ago | via OregonLive.com
Thanks to record-low interest rates, now has never been a better time to build a new home. Bankrate.com said fixed rate mortgages have slowly fallen over the last year, from 4.5 percent to 3.68 percent - where they are expected to hold steady for the remainder of this month. Comment?
20 min ago | via Edmonton Journal
A Toronto couple discovered that their tenant had built a series of partitions in the house to create 16 units, leaving them vulnerable to fines for having an illegal rooming house. Tek, a 32-year-old partner with Domus Management, which specializes in student housing, has a few war stories from his eight years in the business. Comment?
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