Channelview Real Estate News
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Thursday Jun 23 | via National Mortgage News
Housing markets were less affordable than their historic norms in 18% of counties across the country, according to the Home Affordability Index for the second quarter from RealtyTrac. That figure is worse than in the first quarter, when only 5% of counties were less affordable than their historically normal levels, but better than a year ago when the figure stood at 20%. Comment?
May 17, 2016 | via Houston Chronicle
The credit union, with 10 area branches and more than 58,500 members, will move into a portion of the building at 16430 Park Ten Place this year. "The new facility gives us more than enough room to grow over the next decade," said Dave Bleazard , president of First Service Credit Union said in an announcement. Comment?
May 2, 2016 | via FindLaw
Phillippe Tanguy, 13500 Air Express, L.L.C. and 13500 Air Express, L.P., and PTRE Holdings, L.P., Appellants v. William G. West, as Chapter 7 Trustee of Richard Davis, Debtor, and Eva S. Engelhart, Receiver, Appellees After the trial court domesticated a foreign judgment against appellants Philippe Tanguy, 13500 Air Express, LLC, and 13500 Air Express, L.P., it entered several orders that appointed a receiver; a < ordered appellants to turn over property to satisfy the judgment; a In 2007, Richard Davis filed a voluntary petition under Chapter 7 of the Bankruptcy Code, and appellee, William G. West ["the Trustee"], was named the Chapter 7 Trustee. Comment?
Apr 29, 2016 | via Chron
Q: I've been looking for a home for some time. We finally found a house that we could make an offer on, and our real estate agent said we should make the earnest money check out to her. Comment?
Oct 19, 2015 | via Texas Tribune
Turnout, even by the state's routine sorry standards, is execrable. In the 2013 version, 6.1 percent of the state's adults voted. Comment?
20 hrs ago | via NewsFactor
The official description of this past week's Realcomm conference [held June 21-24] is heavy on industry jargon. It purports to be about "the intersection of technology, innovation and real estate operations." Comment?
Saturday Jun 25 | via The Victoria Advocate
We have repeatedly been told home ownership leads to a better life. While low interest rates have improved one aspect of affordability, it is wise to run the numbers before making that commitment as there are many variables. Comment?
Friday Jun 24 | via Switched
The world stands on the brink of economic catastrophe but it's ok because a few more tourists from Phoenix are going to buy Titleist polos at the Turnery pro shop. With Britain now a free agent, the world eagerly waits to see if the Organization of American States will make a ten-year offer, with a trade deal to be named later. Comment?
Wednesday Jun 22 | via Waco Tribune-Herald
Local construction figures sagged in May, but general spending, home sales and the unemployment rate performed well, giving the local economy just enough juice to beat the numbers from April and from May of last year, according to the Greater Waco Economic Index released Wednesday. Amarillo-based economist Karr Ingham prepares the monthly snapshot of trends for the First National Bank of Central Texas and the Waco Tribune-Herald. Comment?
Tuesday Jun 21 | via Durant Daily Democrat
John Massey, middle, chairman of First United Bank is shown with and Lacy and Dorothy Harber, owners of American Bank of Texas. Two area businessmen, John Massey and Lacy Harber, have decided to merge their organizations to preserve and continue the legacies and commitments of their community banks, the companies said, in a news release. Comment?
18 min ago | via Norwalk Citizen News
Exports of goods and services declined in the first quarter of 2016, a continuation of the territory's downbeat trade outlook, and private consumption growth plummeted to less than half of its 2015 rate. And according to a new note from BMI Research , things are going to get only worse. Comment?
26 min ago | via Daily Mail
Cuts are likely because the Bank of England is being tipped to slash base rate from its record low 0.5 per cent to 0.25 per cent by the end of the year. Borrowers now have some tricky decisions to make: should they wait to grab one of these new, cheaper deals? And should they lock into a long-term or short-term contract? Ray Boulger, of broker John Charcol, says: 'I am convinced rates are going to come down, so my advice would be for borrowers looking for a fixed-rate mortgage to hold off until lenders act.' Comment?
35 min ago | via Inside Bay Area
U.S. home prices scaled new heights in April, with seven cities -- including Boston, Charlotte, Portland, Oregon, San Francisco and Seattle-- setting record highs. The Standard & Poor's/Case-Shiller 20-city home price index increased 5.4 percent in April compared with a year earlier, just a tick down from the 5.5 percent annual gain in March. Comment?
38 min ago | via CKNW News Talk 980
A Vancouver realtor says he's in favor of all 28 recommendations proposed by an Independent advisory group to address unscrupulous realtors, though warns it could boost prices. One of the 28 proposals in the report recommends banning double-end deals, where an agent represents both the buyer and the seller. Comment?
43 min ago | via AmericanBankingNews.com
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