Carmel Valley Real Estate News
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Wednesday Nov 25 | via Housing Wire
The Federal Housing Finance Agency announced the maximum conforming loan limits for mortgages to be acquired by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac in 2016. Despite some earlier predictions that the loan limits would rise for 2016, the FHFA said that the conforming loan limits will remain unchanged for much of the country. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 18 | via Monterey County Herald
Eric Tarallo, superentendent of the Spreckels Union School District, and other school officials listen as Dr. Jamie Valenzuela-Mumau, MCOE assistant superintendent of Educational Services, gives a presentation on the new California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress system during a Monterey County Education Leadership Summit on Wednesday in Pebble Beach. PEBBLE BEACH >> It may not please real estate agents, but California top education officials are reluctant to establish a new school accountability system that relies on just one measure. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 10 | via Santa Cruz Sentinel
WATSONVILLE >> Santa Cruz County prosecutors this week launched a new program to help prevent real estate fraud, particularly among Watsonville residents who have been scammed by predatory lenders in recent years. More than 40 real estate agents, lenders, brokers, victim advocates and others in the real estate business attended the first meeting of the Tri-County Real Estate Advisory Team in Watsonville on Monday, said Santa Cruz County District Attorney Jeff Rosell. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 4 | via Monterey County Herald
Rental rates in the city are increasing. The average price for a two-bedroom apartment in Salinas increased 12.4 percent year-over-year, according to the Apartment Rent List Report for October, ranking the city fourth in fastest growing rental prices in California. Comment?
Oct 2, 2015 | via Monterey County Herald
I read the article in the Thursday edition and was left shaking my head. My first thought was how unfair it is that this group of people should benefit from a windfall. Comment?
Thursday Nov 26 | via Inman News
There's a lot to be thankful for in the world, no doubt - and while you're counting your blessings today, perhaps you'll include two organizations that are helping real estate agents promote social good and elevate their communities. Giveback Homes partners with Habitat for Humanity to build homes in Nicaragua, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Orange County , San Diego, Dallas, Phoenix, Las Vegas, Denver and New York. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 25 | via The Campbell Reporter
California's housing market saw a softening of home sales and prices in October but is still on target to meet forecast projections, according to the California Association of Realtors. Although home sales exceeded the 400,000 level in October for the seventh consecutive month and posted higher on a year-to-year basis for the ninth straight month, closed escrow sales of existing, single-family detached homes in California totaled 403,510 units in October. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 24 | via WTHR-TV Indianapolis
Government estimates show U.S. traffic deaths rose 8 percent for the first six months of this year, following a slight decrease in 2014. Government estimates show U.S. traffic deaths rose 8 percent for the first six months of this year, following a slight decrease in 2014. Comment?
Saturday Nov 21 | via Recordpub.com
Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today announced a lawsuit against a California company accused of failing to deliver promised mortgage loan modification services to Ohio consumers. Comment?
Thursday Nov 19 | via Go Local
Morningstar conducted their annual ranking of the states' different 529 college savings options. The criteria include five P's Performance, Price, Parent, Process, and People. Comment?
9 min ago | via Scotsman.com
EVERY month, the salaries of more than 100,000 people around the world land in the bank on time thanks to Activpayroll, allowing them to pay the bills, make the mortgage and put food on the table. It's a weighty responsibility that company founder Alison Sellar is naturally bound to take seriously. Comment?
29 min ago | via The New Zealand Herald
More than $11 billion is owed to the student loans scheme - and an expert is warning the debt is having huge consequences. Student loan debt grew by more than $3 billion in the past five years to $11,688,600,000 as of June 30, according to Inland Revenue figures released under the Official Information Act. Comment?
44 min ago | via Insurance Journal West
American International Group Inc., the insurer being pressured by activist investor Carl Icahn to boost returns, is considering the sale of blocks of life policies, according to people familiar with the company's planning. AIG is weighing the exit of some books of insurance contracts among other options, which could include the sale of life units, said the people, who asked not to be identified discussing private deliberations. Comment?
1 hr ago | via The Real Deal
From the South Florida Market Report: Palm Beach County's residential real estate sector is heating up, thanks in part to banks' willingness to issue loans again after a reduction in the number of distressed properties in the area. The Realtors Association of the Palm Beaches reported that single-family homes were selling faster and at higher prices in this year's second quarter compared with the same period in 2014. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Patch.com
A common meal item or ingredient is likely to blame for outbreak that has hospitalized 16 people in six states, the CDC says. Comment?
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