Buena Vista Real Estate News
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Thursday Aug 18 | via Chattanoogan.com
The Georgia Department of Labor announced that the state's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in July dropped to 5 percent, down one-tenth of a percentage point from 5.1 percent in June. Comment?
Monday Aug 15 | via Douglas County Sentinel
Carrollton City Councilman Rory Wojcik agrees with the West Georgia Board of Realtors' position that comprehensive planning is essential to the city as a whole but said housing is just "a piece of the pie." Wojcik was responding to a Times-Georgian article in which West Georgia Board of Realtors President Paula Waters discussed growth planning. Comment?
Tuesday Aug 2 | via PlanPhilly
City revenues came in higher than expected this year, reports Claudia Vargas, with the biggest jump coming from the realty transfer tax . "The realty transfer collection went up 16 percent from last year to $236 million this year, double the $119 million that was collected in 2012." Comment?
Jul 15, 2016 | via Federal Emergency Management Agency
Newly revised preliminary digital flood insurance rate maps for the coastal Georgia areas of Bryan, Chatham, Liberty and McIntosh counties will be available for residents to review at four public open houses the week of July 18-22. Flood maps show the extent to which areas are at risk for flooding, and when updated maps become effective they are used to help determine flood insurance and building requirements. Comment?
Jul 2, 2016 | via MDJonline.com
It's been 15 months since the end of a war - and one country has decided to keep its war-time price controls on meat intact. Comment?
3 min ago | via Silicon Alley Insider
In short, buyers outnumber the available homes for sale, especially in lower-priced units, and affordability is becoming a big problem. On Tuesday, the Census Bureau said new home sales jumped 12.4% in July to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 654,000, the highest since October 2007. Comment?
29 min ago | via MySanAntonio.com
For the past month, comforters, collapsible bookshelves and space-friendly dorm furnishings have been sitting in prime real estate at the front of most stores. A lot of that stuff - the purple footlocker, the teeny cube fridge and the desk lamp - will be paid for with graduation checks and gift cards, kind gestures from the proverbial village it takes to turn those crazy kids into job-holding, mortgage-carrying taxpayers. Comment?
23 hrs ago | via CIO Today
America has a debt problem, but it's not what you think. Yes, the federal government owes trillions of dollars more than it did a few years ago. Comment?
1 hr ago | via The Real Deal
Everyone loves to give millennials a hard time. They don't like cars, they aren't getting married, they aren't "go-getters." Comment?
2 hrs ago | via Star Tribune
Case manager Katia Iverson helps the Abdullahi family through the steps of resettling in Minnesota, from renting a house to teaching the children how to turn on a lamp during their first home visit in Minneapolis. For Katia, the case manager, that's the time she gets to usher newly arrived refugees into life in Minnesota. Comment?
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