Biloxi Real Estate News
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Saturday Nov 21 | via Newms360.com
The Smiths' home had been on the market a long time. It was a beautiful property priced right, but it just seemed that it would not sell. Comment?
Thursday Nov 5 | via Sunherald.com
Back on the agenda for the Biloxi Planning Commission Thursday were an exchange of land to allow a hotel and retail development downtown and a possible overlay district in East Biloxi to allow short-term vacation rentals. The commissioners voted unanimously to recommend the land swap that would give Pegasus Development Group all the land from U.S. 90 to Water Street, west of Croesus Street. Comment?
Jul 31, 2015 | via The Raw Story
A Georgia sheriff who has a Batman statue in his office, hands out coins bearing his name and the Batman logo, and drives around town in taxpayer paid for black Camaro, is being scrutinized over his spending habits as a grand jury prepares to look into his involvement in the shooting of a friend, reports WXIA . A local prosecutor has asked a grand jury to look into Clayton County Sheriff Victor Hill's actions after he shot real estate agent Gwenevere McCord inside of a model home on May 3. The shooting, which Hill described as happening while practicing "police tactics," destroyed McCord's spleen and one of her kidneys, with the woman also losing a portion of her large intestine. Comment?
Jul 10, 2015 | via WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
You can spot them all along the beach front: For sale signs. Nearly 10 years after Hurricane Katrina, how is the market for such property? There are dozens of for sale signs in each city along the Coast. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 24 | via WAPT-TV Jackson
Compared to the rest of the country, Mississippians don't make a lot of money, but are quick to donate. But 16 WAPT's Tammy Estwick wanted to know if their hard-earned money is going to the best use, so she asked Charity Navigator , which ranks charities based on how and where money taken in is spent every year. Comment?
Thursday Nov 12 | via Mississippi Business Journal
Carol Stewart, president of the Central Mississippi Realtors' group, sounded optimistic at the first of the year when the group released its market predictions for 2015. Comment?
Thursday Nov 12 | via Mississippi Business Journal
There are all sorts of technology that make it easier to buy homes these days. In some cases homebuyers use technology to buy homes sight unseen. Comment?
Oct 26, 2015 | via WTHR-TV Indianapolis
The operator of a closed radioactive waste dump that caught fire in southern Nevada had trouble over the years with leaky shipments and oversight so lax that employees took contaminated tools and building materials... The operator of a closed radioactive waste dump that caught fire in southern Nevada had trouble over the years with leaky shipments and oversight so lax that employees took contaminated tools and building materials home,... After just two days, Florida ended its controversial black bear hunt because a higher than expected number of bears had been killed. Comment?
Oct 15, 2015 | via Greenwich Citizen
Only 0.9% of housing units in Connecticut were built since 2010, the second-lowest proportion among the states, and just 6.9% between 2000 and 2009, the third-lowest rate in the country." - Business Insider Click here to see some of the oldest homes on the market in Connecticut 30. Connecticut What makes it different: Housing "Connecticut's housing stock is older than in other states. Comment?
6 min ago | via Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News
First-time buyers saving into the Government's new Help to Buy Isa scheme will be offered rates as high as 4%. Banks and building societies have started to unveil details of the products they will be offering under the initiative, as competition to attract savers heats up ahead of the scheme's launch next week. Comment?
18 min ago | via DurhamRegion.com
The former Jonas Brothers star has offloaded his three-bedroom house at the base of the Hollywood Hills for $2,895,000, just one year after he bought it for $2,595,000, TMZ reports. DNCE singer Joe, 26, is currently renting a house on Airbnb, where he spent Thanksgiving with family members including brother Nick. Comment?
23 min ago | via Sunday Herald
First-time home buyers who plough their money into a new Isa scheme will benefit from interest rates as high as four per cent. The Halifax has come up with the best deal so far for the UK Government backed initiative which begins on Tuesday and aims to help people save for a deposit comes from the Halifax. Comment?
41 min ago | via St. Petersburg Times
Americans looking to buy a home are facing pressure to act as soon as possible, as the era of rock-bottom mortgage rates that have sustained the nation's housing market since the recession could be coming to an end. For years, home buyers have enjoyed interest rates of less than 4 percent, far lower than historic averages. Comment?
50 min ago | via Townsville Bulletin
BANK of Queensland has stopped lending for property on Magnetic Island and other banks are requiring double the deposit compared with suburbs in Townsville. "Insurance is a problem, that could be part of the problem," said one property owner, who did not want to be identified. Comment?
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