Drain Real Estate News
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Mar 5, 2015 | via The Columbian
With the deep freeze that has inundated the eastern half of the United States contributing to the drop, prices for logs and lumber processed on the West Coast have dipped over the last couple of months. "There was a quick uptick in the market in late 2014, and that had a lot of people in the industry anticipating a good start to the new year," said Shawn Church, editor of Random Lengths, a Eugene-based publication that tracks the log and lumber businesses. Comment?
Tuesday Aug 25 | via OregonLive.com
A house is shown for sale with an offer pending in North Portland on June 24, 2015. Portland-area home prices grew faster in June than they did nationwide, according to the Standard & Poor's/Case-Shiller home price index released Tuesday . Comment?
Saturday Aug 8 | via Ridenbaugh Press
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech, a stirring call to end racial segregation, was also a plea for economic justice. Dr. King headlined the speakers of the 1963 March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, an event that sought to bring attention to the lack of economic opportunity faced by millions of Americans, particularly people of color. Comment?
Friday Aug 7 | via The Ashland Daily Tidings
Single-family home sales in Jackson County soared 32.5 percent between May 1 and July 31, pushing the median price 10.5 percent higher than a year ago. The countywide median hit $237,500, up from $215,000, as 812 homes changed hands during the three-month period, compared to 613 a year ago, according to figures compiled by Southern Oregon Multiple Listing Service. Comment?
Friday Aug 7 | via OregonLive.com
I have a newfound sense of sympathy for Trevor Noah, the comedian plucked from relative obscurity to host The Daily Show after Jon Stewart. With a sharp eye for stories and and quick sense of humor, Joseph Rose took on the wonky transportation beat and became one of the region's most recognizable media figures. Comment?
Jul 29, 2015 | via The Ashland Daily Tidings
Real estate analytics firm CoreLogic said Tuesday Medford-area foreclosures have been steadily declining, with year-over-year figures in May underscoring the trend. "Nationally the pricing is equal to what it was at the height of the market in 2006, and locally we've seen a 10.2-percent median price increase over the last 12 months," said Terry Rasmussen, an agent with John L. Scott Real Estate in Medford. Comment?
3 min ago | via Charleston Business Journal
4 min ago | via Daytona Beach News-Journal Online
The Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort, the Volusia-Flagler area's largest hotel, has been put under contract to be sold, the listing real estate agent for the property has confirmed. "The deal is still pending. Comment?
11 hrs ago | via National Mortgage News
The burgeoning marketplace lending sector seeks to disrupt traditional financial services with online platforms that connect borrowers to individual and institutional investors. But in real estate, marketplace lenders - which are also known as peer-to-peer or alternative lenders - have focused on facilitating loans to underserved niches within both the residential and commercial sectors. Comment?
9 min ago | via GlobeSt.com
The Bascom Group, LLC has acquired 52nd Marketplace , a 157-unit multifamily community located in rapidly improving submarket of Arvada for $21.6 million. The property, situated within the western portion of metro Denver, offers residents convenient access to all Denver's major employment corridors. Comment?
13 min ago | via Erie Times News
"' The owner of a now-shuttered title company has pleaded guilty in the theft of $7.7 million entrusted to him as a settlement agent to pay off multiple mortgage loans. State authorities say 50-year-old Robert Sebia, of Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania pleaded guilty Monday to misconduct by a corporate official and theft by failure to make required disposition of property received. Comment?
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