Clearwater Real Estate News
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Monday Jun 22 | via Daily Record
A retired Air Force major who faces kidnapping charges of two real estate agents at gunpoint was released on bond from the Pinellas County jail Friday night. Paul Jay Pinkston, 58, will wear a GPS ankle monitor. Comment?
Monday Jun 22 | via St. Petersburg Times
Tampa Bay homes sales slowed slightly in May with year-over-year gains not as dramatic as in recent months. For the entire metro area, which includes Pinellas, Hillsborough, Pasco and Hernando counties, the number of single family homes sold in May rose 11.4 percent from a year ago but was less than the number sold in April. Comment?
Friday Jun 12 | via WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
The retired Air Force major suspected in attacks on real estate agents was released from the Pinellas County jail Friday night. Suspect in attacks on realtors released The retired Air Force major suspected in attacks on real estate agents was released from the Pinellas County jail Friday night. Comment?
Friday Jun 12 | via ABC Action News
After two real estate agents were robbed at gunpoint, a realty group partnered with a martial arts school to put together free self-defense classes for realtors. After two real estate agents were robbed at gunpoint in Tampa Bay, a realty group has partnered with a martial arts school to organize free self-defense classes for realtors. Comment?
Wednesday Jun 10 | via Tampa Bay Newspapers
Sixteen churches are helping build a new home for Julio and Billie Acevedo and their four children. Members of the congregations signed the two-by-four studs that are being built into the frames of the house at 523 11th Ave. NW. Comment?
Wednesday Jun 10 | via The Miami Herald
Home values in South Florida rose in April but the overall rate of growth is slowing, suggesting that an overheated market is cooling down. Home prices in Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties were up .6 percent in April compared to March, according to the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices, an important housing market indicator released Tuesday. Comment?
Monday | via Florida Trend
A strong turnaround in home sales and a suppressed stock of real estate listings has lifted prices to their highest level since the boom of the mid-2000s, while rents are following a similar path. Most top housing economists expect that climb to continue through 2017. Comment?
Friday Jun 26 | via St. Augustine Record
Condominium sales are strong again in Florida and D.R. Horton's North Florida Division is meeting the increased demand with new condominium communities across the First Coast. The June grand opening of its newest community, The Lofts at Sebastian Cove, features two decorated models. Comment?
Friday Jun 26 | via WJNO
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Friday Jun 26 | via University of Florida News
Consumer sentiment among Floridians rebounded 1.6 points in June to 89.5 after a nearly 7-point tumble in May, according to the latest University of Florida consumer survey. Of the five components that make up the index, three increased and two decreased. Comment?
4 min ago | via Independent.ie
Finance Minister Michael Noonan's efforts to have banks cut variable mortgage interest rates were today dubbed "a flop and a failure". Fianna FA il leader MichA al Martin said the deadline for bank action is today, July 1. And of the six banks, only two had given any kind of minimal response. Comment?
7 min ago | via Strictly Business Magazine Lincoln
All Woods Bros Realty professionals have undergone extensive training and are well-qualified to help their clients in every aspect of real estate, including the latest in electronic document management and the finest technology tools in the area. Woods Bros Realty is a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate and a wholly-owned subsidiary of HomeServices of America, Inc. The full-service company offers 126 years of expertise in real estate as well as experience in mortgage, title, closing, and insurance services. Comment?
13 min ago | via OregonLive.com
Thanks to record-low interest rates, now has never been a better time to build a new home. Bankrate.com said fixed rate mortgages have slowly fallen over the last year, from 4.5 percent to 3.68 percent - where they are expected to hold steady for the remainder of this month. Comment?
23 min ago | via TheStreet.com
NEW YORK - Instead of shelling out thousands of dollars to rent a home each month, some landlords give their tenants the option to buy the home while they are leasing it -- using the rent they've paid as a credit toward their mortgage downpayment. But while rent-to-own options appear like a winning proposition for potential homeowners who have not been able to save up enough money for a down payment or lack a good credit score , these deals can be fraught with many setbacks. Comment?
23 min ago | via TheStreet.com
European stocks rose for the first time in three days, or in some cases more, amid signs of Greece's de-escalation from its debt standoff with international creditors. In Frankfurt, the DAX jumped 2.3%. Comment?
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