The Bronx Real Estate News
Real Estate news for The Bronx, NY continually updated from thousands of sources.
Thursday Aug 27 | via The Cortlandt Daily Voice
A $9 million deal for a home at Greystone on Hudson, the highest figure for a Westchester County home this year, was sold in nine days at the 100-acre private enclave in Tarrytown. It is the first completed sale at Greystone, a project that will include 21 homes on 2-5 acre parcels. Comment?
Friday Aug 21 | via The Eastchester Daily Voice
Masterton Road in Bronxville has been one of the community's highly coveted blocks for years. It offers convenience, charming homes and the town's superior schools. Comment?
Thursday Aug 20 | via The White Plains Daily Voice
WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Rand Realty released findings from a national survey conducted by its national brand Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate and the Asian Real Estate Association of America , that reveal the impact of the ancient design philosophy, feng shui, on the home buying mindset and preferences of Chinese-Americans. While Chinese aesthetic and cultural traditions have long fascinated the Western world, this study sheds light on its influence in the U.S., as Chinese-Americans and international Chinese buyers represent an increasingly powerful force, particularly in the Hudson Valley and northern New Jersey housing markets. Comment?
Monday Aug 17 | via Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
New foreclosure filings have begun to level off in New York but remain higher than they were prior to the housing crisis, according to a report Monday from the state Comptroller's Office. There were 43,868 new foreclosure cases filed last year in New York courts, down from 46,696 the previous year, Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli's office found. Comment?
Wednesday Aug 12 | via News Times
Nationally between April and June, lower Fairfield County had the second steepest drop in the price of the median home sold, according to data published by the National Association of Realtors . In the Bridgeport-Stamford area in the second quarter, the median home sold for $403,500, according to NAR , a 5.6 percent decline from the same three-month period in 2014. Comment?
Wednesday | via ArkansasBusiness.com
The Federal Reserve's latest look at business conditions nationwide found that the economy kept expanding during the summer, driven by robust housing and auto sales. Comment?
16 hrs ago | via The Huffington Post
It may seem homeowners have a money tree at their house. It's easy, just rent your house for the weekend and the dollars will shake into your bank account. Comment?
Wednesday | via Norwalk Citizen News
And all in all, Wednesday's latest report showed that things in the economy are more or less status quo, epxnaind as they were in the Fed's prior report. The Beige Book is published two weeks before each Fed policy announcement and forms some of the basis for discussion about the economy at the two-day Federal Open Market Committee meeting. Comment?
Wednesday | via Brandon Sun
While U.S. housing and auto sales showed strength over the summer, manufacturers were feeling pressure from China's economic slowdown and the oil industry was squeezed by lower energy prices. That's the U.S. economic picture that emerges from the Federal Reserve's latest look at business conditions around the country. Comment?
Tuesday | via New York Daily News
Donald Trump inherited more than just cash from immigrant grandfather, as some of NYC's wealthiest families' wills are revealed Frederick Drumpf emigrated from Germany to New York in 1885. Fred Trump, The Donald's father, went into business with his mother following his father's death, and they helped create the empire Donald runs today. Comment?
8 min ago | via Streatham Guardian
Nearly one million people could have their homes repossessed because they have no plan to pay off their interest-only mortgages, Citizens Advice has warned. The charity said "time is running out" for an estimated 934,000 homeowners after research found they had made no arrangements to pay off their debt when their mortgage term ends. Comment?
8 min ago | via ABC News
The focus on Sydney's housing market is set to hit overdrive this weekend as the first spring auctions take place. In the 12 months to August, home values increased by an average of 18.4 per cent, according to Tim Lawless, head of research at Corelogic RP Data. Comment?
31 min ago | via ITV
Nearly one million homeowners could face having their homes repossessed because they do not have a plan to pay off the money they owe, CItizens Advice has warned. Research by the charity found that 934,000 people had not made arrangements to pay off the debt on their interest-only mortgages at the end of the mortgage term. Comment?
56 min ago | via Inman Real Estate News
Unfortunately, verifying a borrower's employment could take days and weeks, but it could be automated so that creditors tap one system or a network and get an answer instantly. You can get a car insurance quote and buy a car in about 15 minutes, so it would be ideal to be able to do so for title, mortgage and homeowners insurance. Comment?
1 hr ago | via NWAonline
Vandalism at the shuttered Lynch Drive Elementary School in North Little Rock has thrown a wrench into the sale of several properties. Extensive vandalism at the vacant Lynch Drive Elementary School in the North Little Rock School District has put a hold on the district's planned sale of that school, plus the Baring Cross, Rose City and Argenta schools, to a commercial property developer. Comment?
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