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Friday Mar 24 | via Dallas Observer
Thanks to two scheduled days off at the end of the week, jurors who have already suffered through three weeks of repetitive government testimony got a break. The testimony they did hear, however, was some of the most interesting of the trial, outlining what makes Price a unique figure in Dallas politics, particularly situated to commit the crimes the Unites States government accuses him of committing. Comment?
Jan 5, 2017 | via Dallas Morning News
Even with the recent run up in apartment rents, Dallas-area residents will find it's more affordable to rent than buy a home, a new nationwide report says. But with North Texas median home prices rising by almost 50 percent in the last five years, the Dallas area has dropped off the list of affordable home buying markets, according to Attom Data Solutions. Comment?
Oct 20, 2016 | via Dallas Morning News
But there are slight declines in some higher priced neighborhoods and Collin County cities that have seen strong sales over the past few years, a look at the first nine months of housing activity shows. "Anything that's above $350,000 and $400,000 has really cooled off," said Michael Scafuro, a sales agent with Re/Max Town & Country in Allen. Comment?
Sep 29, 2016 | via Natl. Relocation & Real Estate
Twenty-four percent of U.S. county housing markets were less affordable than their historic affordability averages in the third quarter, according to ATTOM Data Solutions' Q3 2016 Home Affordability Index. These markets are up from 22 percent of markets in the previous quarter and up from 19 percent of markets a year ago to the highest share since Q3 2009 - when 47 percent of markets were less affordable than their historic affordability averages. Comment?
Aug 3, 2016 | via MarketWatch
Thomas Randall is part of Dave Perry-Miller's Highland Park team of Realtors . A member of Luxury Portfolio International, he can market your property, or help purchase a home anywhere in world. Comment?
39 min ago | via InformationWeek
When The Liberty Group found increasing demand for its services in 2012, it rehired Rob Hiltbrand to take it to the cloud. Rob Hiltbrand, director of technology at The Liberty Group, has shepherded his company's IT operations through a multi-year, rapid expansion phase. Comment?
Saturday Mar 25 | via MySanAntonio.com
A Central Texas home heralded as a "modern work of art" is canvas of luxury and style waiting for an owner at just $6.8 million. Gottesman Residential Real Estate is listing the home, which is perched atop one of the highest points in the Westlake Hills, minutes from downtown Austin, agent Megan Gattis explained. Comment?
Friday Mar 24 | via Star-Telegram.com
With an estimated net worth of $33.8 billion, former cutting horse queen Alice Walton sits atop the list of wealthy Texans, according to the latest annual ranking of the world's billionaires by Forbes . Well, real estate agents representing the Wal-Mart heiress hope to add to those riches by roping in a buyer for one of her drop-dead gorgeous ranches west of Fort Worth. Comment?
Thursday Mar 23 | via Live Charts
US equity markets rose on Thursday ahead of the closely watched vote on the Republican healthcare bill. At 1542 GMT, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 20,740.45, the S&P 500 added 0.4% to 2,357.74 and the Nasdaq was 0.3% firmer to 5,839.17. Comment?
Thursday Mar 23 | via Gilmer Mirror
Hunt Mortgage Group, a leader in financing commercial real estate throughout the United States, announced today it provided three Fannie Mae loans totaling $62,595,000 to enable the acquisition of multifamily properties located in Farmers Branch and San Antonio, Texas and the refinance of a multifamily property located in Houston, Texas, all for the same Sponsor - Mr. Charlie Yalamanchili and Ilan Investments, LLC. Portofino at Las Colinas. Portofino at Las Colinas is a luxury apartment complex comprised of a single, four-story residential building with an integrated six-level parking garage and a total of 224 units. Comment?
7 min ago | via The Oak Ridge Observer
The changes were made, in part, as a response to the pressure the CRAs have felt in recent years related to incorrect information appearing on consumers' credit reports . Here's potentially good news for consumers: The nation's three largest credit-reporting agencies reportedly will soon exclude tax liens and some civil debts from their reports. Comment?
8 min ago | via Reuters
MOSCOW, March 28 Russian banking giant Sberbank has become so powerful that when it cuts interest rates on loans, other banks feel forced to follow. Now it wants to extend its reach into other areas of the economy. Comment?
10 min ago | via GlobeNewswire
On 27 March 2017 Siauliu Bankas AB provided a binding offer to acquire a portfolio of performing mortgage loans and partially performing mortgage loans issued by the credit institution under the legislation of the Republic of Lithuania. The total carrying amount of the loan portfolio to be acquired reaches EUR 30 million. Comment?
16 min ago | via Warrnambool Standard
Warrnambool's Salvation Army staff see the challenges and effects that rising living costs have on the city's residents. "The things people are coming in for are the every day cost of living things," Mr Wood said. Comment?
1 hr ago | via The Washington Post
The "massive progress" Credit Suisse Group AG has made in its restructuring efforts has given the firm enough breathing room to consider alternative capital-raising options beyond a longstanding plan to list part of its Swiss bank unit, its chief executive officer said. Advances that Switzerland's second-largest lender had made in the past 12 months include $1.9 billion of cost cuts, a higher capital ratio and a settlement with the U.S. Justice Department over its sales of toxic mortgage debt, CEO Tidjane Thiam said in an interview with Bloomberg Television on Tuesday. Comment?
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