Coweta Real Estate News
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Wednesday Sep 30 | via NewsOK.com
Editor's Note: Guest columnist Kacy Bell is president of the Oklahoma Association of Realtors and broker associate at Keller Williams Realty Preferred in Tulsa. The purpose of the new TRID, or TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosure rule, is to simplify and consolidate the required loan disclosures to make loan estimate and loan closing papers easier for consumers to understand. Comment?
Friday Sep 18 | via NewsOK.com
Next year's Oklahoma Housing Summit in Oklahoma City will feature Iraq War veteran Noah Galloway, who placed third in this year's 10th season of ABC's "Dancing With the Stars" and was named 2014 Ultimate Guy by Men's Health magazine. The one-day conference will be April 14 at Moore Norman Technology Center, 13301 S Pennsylvania Ave. In 2005, as an Army sergeant, Galloway lost his left arm above the elbow and his left leg above the knee in an improvised explosive device attack. Comment?
Aug 27, 2015 | via NewsOK.com
The sagging home ownership rate - at 63.4 percent, the lowest in 48 years, the U.S. Census reports - won't be helped by mortgage disclosure rules going into effect Oct. 1. That's according to Ted C. Jones, chief economist and senior vice president for Stewart Title Guaranty Co. in Houston. Comment?
Aug 19, 2015 | via Okie Funk
A respected financial services company just recently stated the obvious: Oklahoma's dramatic surge in the number of earthquakes it now experiences creates major financial risks for homeowners, mortgage companies, and, of course, the oil and gas industry. The practice of fracking is clearly controversial. Comment?
Aug 6, 2015 | via NewsOK.com
After location, real estate agents say, the next big factor that can get a would-be buyer really jazzed about a house for sale is curb appeal. Lola Baker, an agent with RE/MAX First, has listed this home at 1011 NW 39 in Crown Heights, with five bedrooms, 2 1/2 bathrooms and "cool, inviting" landscaping. Comment?
4 min ago | via Prince George Citizen
Nearly one in six Canadians would not be able to handle a $500 increase in their monthly mortgage payments, a new survey from the Bank of Montreal suggests. According to the bank, 16 per cent of respondents said they would not be able to afford such an increase, while more than a quarter, or roughly 27 per cent, would need to review their budget. Comment?
16 min ago | via Anna Maria Islander Newspaper
During the Sept. 30 town hall meeting, Mayor Jack Clarke told residents that staff is looking at five issues for a "quality-of-life" ordinance to regulate vacation rentals. Comment?
17 min ago | via Anna Maria Islander Newspaper
Commission candidates -incumbents Carol Carter and Doug Copeland, first-time candidates John Damato and Penny Naylor, and incumbent Dale Woodland - await questions Sept. 30 at Anna Maria City Hall. Comment?
57 min ago | via Inman
As a buyer and as a client, here's what I will tell you: You can't do enough marketing for me. Most agents leave me hungry -- starving, even. Comment?
1 hr ago | via WFLX-TV West Palm Beach
A new report by federal investigators says Florida has consistently underperformed other states in using federal mortgage assistance money to help desperate homeowners facing foreclosure. According to the report released this week, the Special Inspector General for the Troubled Asset Relief Program says that of the 18 states participating in the Treasury Department's Hardest Hit Fund, Florida has the lowest rate of approving homeowners for assistance, one of the highest rates of denying assistance and is slow with processing applications. Comment?
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