East Lansing Real Estate News
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Wednesday May 27 | via Michigan Lawyers Weekly
The Michigan Attorney General has alleged that Steven B. Ruza was involved in a home mortgage fraud scheme that netted hundreds of thousands of dollars and victimized more than 100 people. Comment?
Monday May 18 | via Zillow Blog
Walter Atkins is the son-in-law of the person who won this home for $52,100 at auction and is fixing it up. For decades, people have fretted over the blight caused by the hemorrhaging of jobs from a town that was once the toast of U.S. industrialism. Comment?
Wednesday May 20 | via C & G Newspapers
"Go through your closets, basement and storage areas, and if you haven't found a home, rent a storage unit for those stored items, if you can afford it," said Realtor Randy Gates, of Keller Williams Lakeside Realty. For example, if it's summer, store the winter items and vice versa. Comment?
Thursday May 7 | via LA Independent
Michigan state lawmakers are urging citizens to petition other state lawmakers to decide on legislation designed to protect LGBTQ people from discrimination. Mlive.com reports that Democratic lawmakers in Lansing are appealing directly to their constituents in order to put an anti-discrimination bill to a vote. Comment?
Saturday May 2 | via Battle Creek Enquirer
Report: Michiganders missing out on loan modification program Treasury told to do more to inform homeowners in the 10 most underserved states Check out this story on battlecreekenquirer.com: http://bcene.ws/1GQzbmM Neighborhoods Inc. helps local residents avoid foreclosure through the Home Affordable Modification Program. Only Oklahoma and North Dakota have been more underserved than Michigan by the program, a new report shows. Comment?
4 min ago | via KMPH-TV Fresno
Check out rental sites for San Francisco, especially the trendier parts: Well over $3,000 a month for a one-bedroom flat and nearly $5,000 for two bedrooms. Finding a place to live has become so expensive and emotional that city supervisors are considering a 45-day moratorium on luxury housing construction in the Mission District, traditionally one of the most diverse, working-class neighborhoods in the city. Comment?
6 min ago | via Scoop
Provisional residential data from New Zealand's largest real estate group Harcourts for the month of May shows the strong demand experienced over the past two months has continued. Written sales for May were up 34.4% compared to the same period in 2014. Comment?
6 min ago | via Scoop
The Reserve Bank has published a consultation paper about proposed changes to the rules that banks must follow for high-LVR mortgage loans. The proposals were announced in the Reserve Bank's Financial Stability Report released on 13 May 2015. Comment?
8 min ago | via The Miami Herald
Former President Bill Clinton flew to Nashville, Tenn., in February to earn a fast $225,000 for sharing his insights with a private gathering of wealthy clients of Switzerland's largest bank. It marked at least the ninth time since 2011 that the widely sought ex-president had appeared at a speakers' series for UBS' American clients, at venues stretching from Miami to Los Angeles. Comment?
12 min ago | via The Day
Ledyard - When real estate agent and Town Council Chairwoman Linda Davis first decided to organize a townwide yard sale, she thought maybe 50 houses would participate. But days before the first-ever such event, which begins Saturday at 8 a.m., almost 140 sales were registered, several of which were multi-family. "People do yard sales all the time, but nobody ever organized a townwide sale," Davis said. Comment?
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