Cambridge Real Estate News
Real Estate news for Cambridge, MD continually updated from thousands of sources.
Wednesday Sep 30 | via The Washington Post
The 4,058-square-foot newly built house at 14345 Flowing Creek Ct., Bryantown, Md., is listed at $479,990. While no one anticipates a return to the frenzied housing market of the pre-recession days or even the hectic pace in 2013 when low inventory and low mortgage rates pushed some buyers into bidding wars, the fall market in Maryland is on track to continue a strong trajectory for the year. Comment?
Friday Sep 25 | via Weekend
Wealth offers security and privilege that can last for generations. For minority households striving to achieve the American Dream, homeownership is often the surest path. Comment?
Sunday Sep 13 | via The Baltimore Sun
Ohio-based Safeguard Properties, which has faced claims across the country that it locked people out of their homes or took their belongings before the foreclosure process was complete, settled a complaint from the Maryland attorney general's office Friday. Under the settlement, Safeguard, the nation's largest mortgage field services company, agreed to a host of reforms to its practices and to pay $167,000 in restitution to Marylanders allegedly harmed. Comment?
Thursday Sep 10 | via The Washington Post
Many home buyers in the D.C. region face a bit of a sticker shock when house hunting. It can be hard to believe it costs as much as it does for a condo, townhouse or single-family home. Comment?
Sep 3, 2015 | via ABC2 Maryland
The state has settled with a mortgage services company that allegedly locked residents out of their homes and damaged their property. Under the settlement reached by the Office of the Attorney General Consumer Protection Division last week, Ohio-based Safeguard will reform its practices and return $167,000 to Marylanders who were hurt by their practices. Comment?
2 min ago | via Brandon Sun
A new report on real estate trends says foreign investors may start looking beyond Toronto and Vancouver and begin targeting markets in Montreal and Saskatoon in the coming year. The report by PwC Canada and the Urban Land Institute says both foreign and domestic real estate investment will shift in 2016 from Western Canada, where falling oil prices are hurting growth, to the east, where the low loonie is boosting manufacturing. Comment?
3 min ago | via Science Blog
During the tumultuous real estate market of the 2000s, some homebuyers found wealth while others took big hits. But no matter when they bought, most black first-time homeowners lost money, a Johns Hopkins University study found. Comment?
4 min ago | via Miami New Times
Last month brought news that the penthouse at the Faena House development on Miami Beach was sold for $60 million , making it the most expensive residential property ever bought in Miami and shattering the previous record by a cool $11 million. To Miamians, it was an astounding accusation. Comment?
4 min ago | via MLive.com
Frank Janca says he's prepared to give away 1,000 pumpkins if that's what it takes to make 1,000 kids happy. For the fifth year, Janca, owner of Best Real Estate Janca & Associates, is hosting a free pumpkin giveaway from noon to 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 11, at his office, 503 E. Midland St. on Bay City's West Side. Comment?
4 min ago | via AmericanBankingNews.com
Shares of Apollo Residential Mortgage have been given a consensus rating of "Buy" by the six research firms that are currently covering the stock, Market Beat.com reports . Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and four have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. Comment?
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