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Jul 30, 2015 | via Philly.com
The number of U.S. homes worth less than what is owed on their mortgages dropped in the second quarter, another positive sign that the national housing market is shaking off the effects of the prolonged downturn. RealtyTrac, an Irvine, Calif.-based real estate information company that monitors foreclosures, reported Thursday that the percentage of so-called seriously underwater properties fell to 13.3 percent of all U.S. homes with mortgages in the quarter, or 7.44 million. Comment?
May 29, 2015 | via Patch.com
Miller claimed more than $200,000 in fraudulent insurance payments after a flood devastated the playhouse in 2006, prosecutors said. Miller owned the theater, a former grist mill, for more than three decades before defaulting on more than $2 million in mortgages , NJ.com reported. Comment?
May 1, 2015 | via Philly.com
There's nothing fancy about the ensemble of redbrick houses that line the 3600 block of Lancaster Avenue in Powelton Village. Built in the late 1870s, when the avenue linked country farms to city markets, the modest, wood-trimmed buildings housed working people who tended shops on the ground floor. Comment?
Apr 1, 2015 | via Philly.com
A Bucks County real estate investor was arrested Wednesday on charges he bilked $600,000 from local banks through an elaborate mortgage-fraud scheme, federal prosecutors said. Dean Rossi, 49, of Warrington, allegedly took out bank loans and claimed he used the money to satisfy mortgages on low-income properties he owned in Philadelphia. Comment?
Mar 19, 2015 | via Philly.com
A woman who moved from Philadelphia to New York City eight months ago has died after she was struck by a windblown sheet of plywood from a construction site in Greenwich Village. Police said Tram Thuy Nguyen, 37, known to her friends as Tina, was fatally injured Tuesday night in front of 175 W. 12th St., near where a condominium project is rising on the site of the former St. Vincent's Hospital. Comment?
Tuesday Aug 25 | via PennLive.com
Trisha R. Koch-Allen of New Cumberland was named branch manager of Mid Penn Bank's Carlisle Pike office. She previously served as mortgage production manager for M&T Bank. Comment?
Thursday Aug 20 | via KMPH-TV Fresno
Former President Jimmy Carter plans to discuss his recent cancer diagnosis Thursday for the first time since revealing last week that he was ill. Former President Jimmy Carter announced Thursday that his cancer showed up in four small spots on his brain and he will immediately begin radiation treatment, saying he is "at ease with whatever comes." Comment?
Thursday Aug 20 | via Reuters
U.S. home resales rose to a near 8-1/2-year high in July and factory activity in the mid-Atlantic region picked up this month, fresh signs of steady economic growth that likely keeps the Federal Reserve on track to raise interest rates this year. While other data on Thursday showed a slight increase in the number of Americans filing new applications for unemployment benefits last week, the trend remained consistent with strong labor market momentum. Comment?
Wednesday Aug 19 | via Business Wire
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Tuesday Aug 18 | via The Daily Caller
August 2015 marks the 250th anniversary of the outbreak of violent resistance in the American colonies to England's Stamp Act, approved by parliament with little opposition and endorsed by King George III on March 22, 1765. Although the Stamp Act was not scheduled to go into effect until November 1, news of its passage reached Boston in April. Comment?
24 min ago | via This Is Money
Traditionally, insurers entice new customers with their best price - often discounted - and then hike premiums as soon as the first year of the contract is up. As a result, those who automatically renew their home insurance each year and don't shop around end up paying hundreds of pounds over the odds. Comment?
30 min ago | via Counterpunch
The United States government often cites $18 trillion as the amount of money that they owe, but their actual debts are higher. Much higher. Comment?
37 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 The best day to sell your home is today, according to new research from eMoov.co.uk, an online estate agent. Comment?
41 min ago | via The Standard
Standard & Poor's has warned that Hong Kong banks face great risks from souring loans if home prices keep climbing at the current pace. It said the risk of a sharp correction in home prices will escalate, inflicting losses on lenders as bad debts rise. Comment?
43 min ago | via The New Zealand Herald
Vicky Ravana Letele, a former director of Focus Property Investment, was found guilty on 10 charges under section 228 of the Crimes Act for dishonestly using a document. Photo / Thinkstock A former mortgage broker has been convicted of fraud in the Auckland District Court over a scheme where she sold properties to low income families for a profit, using forged documents to allow them to obtain home loans. Comment?
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