Brownville Real Estate News
Real Estate news for Brownville, NY continually updated from thousands of sources.
Sunday Feb 26 | via Watertown Daily Times
The city is rejuvenating a housing rehab program by making improvements to an abandoned duplex at 825 Academy St. that was donated by Wells Fargo Bank. It's the first house that's getting renovated under the new version of the National Development Council housing program, said Michael A. Lumbis, the city's planning and community development director. Comment?
Jan 29, 2017 | via Watertown Daily Times
Waterfront property and multi-acre camp and farm purchases helped increase sales numbers and median prices in Jefferson, Lewis and St. Lawrence counties last quarter. The fourth-quarter median price for homes increased from last year in Jefferson County by $12,550, or 9.1 percent, from $137,450 in 2015 to $150,000, according to the Jefferson-Lewis Board of Realtors. Comment?
Dec 19, 2016 | via Watertown Daily Times
A Brownville family of nine is scrambling after being scammed by a man they believed was selling a home at a trailer park in Dexter. Michael P. Cantatore paid $6,000 for the home at the Breezy Knolls Trailer Park in Dexter, only to learn the seller was a fraud, and that it was unlikely they would ever get their money back. Comment?
Oct 30, 2016 | via Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal
Incentives driven by economic development and home buyers purchasing more expensive homes increased the number of homes sold in Jefferson County and the median price in both Jefferson and St. Lawrence counties in the third quarter of the year, but a loss of employment opportunities in Lewis County decreased the median price and kept the number of houses sold relatively flat. The number of houses sold in Jefferson County increased last quarter by 80 units, or 33 percent, from 246 to 326, according to the Jefferson-Lewis Board of Realtors. Comment?
Aug 6, 2016 | via Watertown Daily Times
Second-quarter home sales in Jefferson County are up from the same quarter last year, but are down in Lewis County and relatively the same in St. Lawrence County. The number of houses sold in Jefferson County increased by 20 units, or 8 percent, from 251 to 271, according to the Jefferson-Lewis Board of Realtors. Comment?
Wednesday | via Phillymag.com
Not many actors get rave reviews from the New York Times , and we're pretty sure there's only one such actor who now has a career in real estate. Three years ago, Pig Iron Theatre Company 's beloved actor-composer-sound designer of nearly two decades, James Sugg , suddenly pivoted from the alt-theater world, leaving his wildly successful and celebrated theater life behind. Comment?
Tuesday | via Channelnewsasia.com
The run-up in U.S. real estate prices could potentially amplify any future economic downturn, a Federal Reserve official said on Tuesday, urging regulators globally to consider tools beyond interest rates that could help cool the sector. FILE PHOTO: Construction is seen in the Hudson Yards area of the West Side of Manhattan in New York U.S., November 21, 2016. Comment?
Tuesday Mar 14 | via Ocean Drive
Carlos Rosso on the roof at Brickell Heights. The president of Related's Condominium Development Division is seeing a solid real estate market for 2017. Comment?
Monday Mar 20 | via DNAInfo.com
Luxury co-op sales have plummeted over the past three years while luxury condo sales remain steady, a new real estate report has found. Despite there being far more co-ops than condos in New York City - more than 268,000 compared to more than 112,000, respectively - co-op sales have dropped by 30 percent since 2014, from 209 sales that year to 148 sales last year. Comment?
Monday Mar 20 | via Bloomberg
On the campaign trail last year, Donald Trump threatened to punish sanctuary cities that don't collaborate with federal immigration enforcement by hitting them where it hurts. "Cities that refuse to cooperate with federal authorities will not receive taxpayer dollars," Trump said in August in Phoenix. Comment?
4 min ago | via The Globe and Mail
The chorus grows ever louder as yet another major group warns of the threat to Canada from swollen household debts. Putting Canada second only to Australia in a ranking of household debt as a percentage of gross domestic product, global bank HSBC singled out a handful of countries in a quarterly economic report. Comment?
12 min ago | via The Globe and Mail
Credit Suisse CEO Tidjane Thiam speaks to the media during a news conference in Zurich, Switzerland May 10, 2016. Credit Suisse CEO Tidjane Thiam speaks to the media during a news conference in Zurich, Switzerland May 10, 2016. Comment?
12 min ago | via Reuters
Rising short-term interest rates in the United States are prompting Lipper Award-winning bond fund managers to add emerging-market debt and non-agency backed residential mortgages that they say offer more potential for gains in the year ahead. Managers from firms including AllianceBernstein, BlackRock Inc and Thornburg Investment Management are bracing for further rate increases by the Federal Reserve, making U.S. high-yield debt unattractive as highly-leveraged companies and municipalities have a more difficult time rolling over their debt costs. Comment?
17 min ago | via The Post-Standard
On a one-and-a-half acre lot, the property has a 250-foot frontage of the Seneca River. The family loves the scenic views of large boats along the backyard, and the state-owned land across the way offers beautiful scenes especially in the winter. Comment?
21 min ago | via GigaOM
The amount of financial regulation in the world continues to increase , creating an ever-growing burden on banks and other financial institutions. Banks only have themselves to blame, goes the pervading view, creating exploitative situations such as sub-prime mortgages and credit swaps, thus collapsing the bond of trust they maintained with their customers. Comment?
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