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Jun 23, 2016 | via WILX-TV Lansing
The housing market is rebounding from the crash that occurred almost a decade ago, fueled by extremely low mortgage rates. "The people who are looking for that upgrade, maybe started a family and it's time to get into that bigger house, the value in their houses are coming back," says Beth Ploof a lender with Michigan Community Credit Union. Comment?
Wednesday Jul 20 | via FindLaw
Beverly Adkins, Charmaine Williams, Rebecca Pettway, Rubbie McCoy, and William Young, on Behalf of Themselves and All Others Similarly Situated, and Michigan Legal Services, Plaintiffs-Appellants, v. Morgan Stanley, Morgan Stanley & Co. Comment?
Monday Jul 18 | via Seeking Alpha
Without a lot of options the bank has been buying loans, purchasing expensive shares, and holding on to a dying subsidiary. Independent Bank Corporation is a $320 million Michigan-based bank that has 63 offices spread throughout the state, with higher concentrations in Bay City/Saginaw and Grand Rapids/Ionia . Comment?
Tuesday Jul 19 | via MLive.com
Saginaw and other Michigan communities still have time to submit applications for $11.7 million in grant funding aimed at blight elimination. The funding is the latest in a round of grants drawn from $188 million in federal funding received by the state earlier this year. Comment?
Friday Jul 15 | via The Hastings Tribune
Officials say they anticipate more foreclosures and abandonment of property in Flint because of the city's crisis with lead-tainted water. Comment?
Thursday Jul 14 | via MLive.com
Lucille James of the Land Bank told the Michigan Civil Rights Commission that the agency expects the number of foreclosed properties to increase in Flint during a July 14 hearing at the North Bank Center in downtown Flint. The Commission held a second round of hearings on Thursday giving residents an opportunity to share their experiences, thoughts and opinions on how the Flint water crisis has impacted the housing market in the city. Comment?
4 min ago | via GantDaily.com
The median home price in the U.S. was $231,000 last month, according to a report from ATTOM Data Solutions . That's 9% higher than a year ago and 1% above the previous record of $228,000 hit in July 2005. Comment?
5 min ago | via Douglas County Sentinel
Carrollton officials say there is a bit of a construction "boom" with more permits issued for the construction of single-family homes in the first six months of 2016 than there were in all of last year. City Manager Tim Grizzard said that if the trend continues, it is likely that Carrollton will finish with more permits issued this year than the past several years combined. Comment?
8 min ago | via Daily Pennsylvanian
The morning after Hillary Clinton secured the Democratic nomination for president, her Republican opponent and 1968 Wharton graduate Donald Trump finally revealed his thoughts on an issue now at the forefront of the Democratic platform - the cost of college. At a Wednesday morning press conference in Doral, Fla., less than 12 hours after Clinton became the first woman in U.S. history to headline a major party ticket, Trump took a break from encouraging Russia to hack Clinton's emails and revealed that he was working on a "great plan" to address rising levels of student loan debt. Comment?
17 min ago | via Credit.com
It was bound to happen. Pokemon Go, the wildly popular augmented reality game launched less than a month ago, has already been used by bars and restaurants to attract additional business, so why not use it to sell real estate? It turns out folks looking to rent or sell houses and apartments are featuring the game in their real estate ads. Comment?
17 min ago | via Credit.com
HomeReady, the mortgage option that allows borrowers to qualify with income from non-borrower household members, is getting an upgrade. That's according to government-sponsored mortgage titan Fannie Mae, who announced the following features in a release on Tuesday, the day the changes went into effect. Comment?
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