Davenport Real Estate News
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Saturday Jan 14 | via Santa Cruz Sentinel
Stanford Chief of Clinical Transplantation Dr. Waldo Concepción will be in attendance to address liver-related issues of interest to attendees at the HELP! Third-Monday Education Group at 6:30 p.m. Monday at Santa Cruz Bible Church, 440 Frederick St., Room WC10. Help & Education for Liver Patients - HELP! - is a local nonprofit organization providing patient and caregiver support, education, resource referral, and counseling at all stages of liver disease, from newly-diagnosed to end-of-life. Comment?
Friday Jan 6 | via Santa Cruz Sentinel
The beginning of the year is a good time for homeowners to review the responsibilities that come with homeownership and to continue to take the steps necessary to protect their investment. While mortgage rates are up about one quarter of a percent from where they were last year at this time, rates are still historically and unbelievably low. Comment?
Thursday Jan 5 | via The Real Deal
The average wage earner in Brooklyn would need a 27.2 percent pay raise in order to buy and make the mortgage payments on a median-price home in the borough, making it the most unaffordable place to live in the country, a new study shows. Real estate and property-data provide Attom Data Solutions conducted a survey of 447 urban and suburban counties nationwide for the study, the Wall Street Journal reported. Comment?
Friday Dec 30 | via Santa Cruz Sentinel
If you have been thinking about buying a home, the beginning of the new year is a good time to take a look at what it will take to become a homeowner. Do not let the prospect of rising mortgage rates or the threat of increasing home values deter you from moving forward. Comment?
Wednesday Dec 28 | via Lebanon Democrat
Homeownership moved further out of reach, with affordability measured in the ATTOM Data Solutions Home Affordability Index falling steeply in the fourth quarter to its lowest level since 2008, and Wilson County ranks nationally among counties with the lowest affordability. The index, which is based on the percentage of average wages needed to make a monthly house payment on a median-priced home, with a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage and 3 percent down payment, including insurance and property taxes, read 103 in the fourth quarter, down from 108 in the third quarter and 116 one year ago. Comment?
13 hrs ago | via San Bernardino County Sun
It's sad but true - California is building a generation of renters. Recent reports and studies confirm California's unsustainable housing prices are a result of the failed policies, or lack thereof, coming out of Sacramento. Comment?
18 hrs ago | via Lake Elsinore Valley News
It's been nearly a decade since local housing sales bottomed. The go-go years of 10,000, 12,000, even 13,000 home sales a year crashed on the shoals and in 2007 produced just 5,640 sales across the nine city region of Southwest California. Comment?
Yesterday | via Village Life
Despite strong headwinds of tight housing supplies and an affordability squeeze throughout much of 2016, California's housing market ended the year on a positive note, posting a moderate sales pace and home price increases in December, the California Association of Realtors reported Jan. 19. Closed escrow sales of existing, single-family detached homes in California totaled a seasonally adjusted annualized rate of 411,230 units in December, according to information collected by CAR from more than 90 local Realtor associations and MLSs statewide. The statewide sales figure represents what would be the total number of homes sold during 2016 if sales maintained the December pace throughout the year. Comment?
Thursday | via The San Diego Union-Tribune
Treasury secretary nominee Steven Mnuchin defended his ties to offshore business entities and his management of a controversial California bank during a testy confirmation hearing on Thursday. Speaking before the Senate Finance committee, Mnuchin said businesses in the Cayman Islands and Anguilla revealed in his financial disclosures were not used for his personal benefit but served nonprofits and pensions. Comment?
Thursday | via Fairfax Times
Homes in markets across the nation have regained value since the recession, affording homeowners the ability to accumulate wealth through equity, also known as "equity stacking." Comment?
4 min ago | via Albany Times Union
" For too long, a small group in our nation's capital has reaped the rewards of government while the people have borne the cost. Washington flourished, but the people did not share in its wealth. Comment?
18 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
I've been critical of BB&T in the past as its also-ran fundamentals didn't seem to match its above average multiple. The company's growth-by-acquisition strategy is one I'm not a big fan of because it is expensive and difficult to execute, and thus, BBT hasn't exactly been a favorite pick of mine. Comment?
34 min ago | via The Sietch Blog
He banned the national park service from twitter , because they retweeted some posts that hurt his feelings. Only a child would act this way, also its horrific that the crack down on dissent to his foolishness can extent to even something so small as a tweet he doesn't like. Comment?
36 min ago | via Worcester Telegram & Gazette
An hour after Donald Trump assumed the presidency Friday, his administration indefinitely suspended a pending rate cut for mortgage insurance required for FHA-backed mortgages, which are popular with first-time home buyers and those with poor credit. The move by the Department of Housing and Urban Development - one of the first acts of Trump's administration - reversed a policy announced in the waning days of the Obama presidency that would have trimmed insurance premiums for typical borrowers by hundreds of dollars a year. Comment?
52 min ago | via Daily Political
JPMorgan Chase & Co. boosted its position in shares of Nationstar Mortgage Holdings Inc. by 8.6% during the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. Comment?
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