Crowley Real Estate News
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Tuesday Apr 18 | via NOLA.com
The long-standing president and chief executive officer of the East St. Tammany Habitat for Humanity, Debbie Crouch, will be turning over her position to Rene Arcemont in a few months. Crouch plans to retire in September. Comment?
Tuesday Apr 11 | via WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
Cars are seen in floodwaters on February 22, 2017 in San Jose, California. Flooding on Tuesday prompted the evacuation of over 10,000 people in the area. Comment?
Monday Apr 10 | via CBS News
Here's some bad news for the 5 million Americans who have flood insurance policies: Premiums will rise an average 6.3 percent this year, according to the National Flood Insurance Program . But this could be followed by even worse news when rates rise as much as 25 percent a year until the NFIP -- now $24 billion underwater and in debt -- becomes "actuarily sound." Comment?
Friday Apr 7 | via Daily World
More households are one crisis away from poverty About 60 percent of St. Check out this story on dailyworld.com: House key on a house shaped keychain resting on wooden floorboards concept for real estate, moving home or renting property About 60 percent of St. Landry Parish households are either living in poverty or are just one crisis away from poverty, and that number has increased since 2012, when 42 percent of households were in that position. That's according to an annual report by the United Way that chronicles the number of families in Louisiana who are living in poverty or who are struggling, just above the poverty line. Comment?
Mar 23, 2017 | via Baton Rouge Business Report
Unless the U.S. housing market improves, Louisiana's forestry industry is expected to stagnate through 2018, LSU AgCenter Economist Shaun Tanger forecasts. Tanger says the number of housing starts drives much of the lumber market, and only slight improvements are projected for 2017. Comment?
9 min ago | via Reuters
British bank Virgin Money Holdings Plc reaffirmed its 2017 guidance as it posted lower gross mortgage lending for the first three months of the year, noting strong competition in parts of the mortgage market. Gross mortgage lending fell 4.8 percent to 2 billion pounds for the three months ended March 31. However, Virgin Money's share of the UK mortgage market held at 3.4 percent. Comment?
11 min ago | via Reuters
Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening up 18 points on Tuesday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures up 0.2 percent ahead of the cash market open. * WHITBREAD: Britain's Whitbread Plc, which runs the Costa Coffee chain and Premier Inn hotels, said it expected the consumer environment to deteriorate next year. Comment?
12 min ago | via Independent.ie
Long-term renters should look at ways in which they can financially protect themselves, similar to mortgage holders, a leading insurance company has said. Long-term renters should look at ways in which they can financially protect themselves, similar to mortgage holders, a leading insurance company has said. Comment?
13 min ago | via GlobeSt.com
Condominium pricing index surged 10% last month compared to the previous month, and the recent increase has nearly erased the slowdown during the past year, while new construction is nearly triple the performance of March 2016. Get alerted any time new stories match your search criteria. Comment?
14 min ago | via Xinhuanet
Chinese property developers enjoyed a bumper year in 2016 due to strong sales and easing monetary policies, and a strong start this year continued to bode well for the industry despite rising uncertainties. The 96 property firms that have released annual reports showed that their combined business revenue was 908.1 billion yuan in 2016 , up 28.5 percent year on year, according to a report by Xinhua-run Economic Information Daily, which cited data from leading real estate agency Centaline Property. Comment?
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