El Dorado Real Estate News
Real Estate news for El Dorado, AR continually updated from thousands of sources.
Dec 10, 2014 | via Seeking Alpha
The rising number of housing starts along with increased spending on home improvement in the U.S. are creating a huge demand for Deltic Timber's products. The company has a strong liquidity position compared to its competitors and can successfully capitalize on the available market opportunities. Comment?
Wednesday Jun 24 | via Arkansas Times
The Arkansas Development Finance Authority has foreclosed on its mortgage loan to the Kramer School Artlofts Ltd. Partnership, owner of the Kramer Lofts at 715 Sherman St., and the lofts will auctioned at 3 p.m. Monday at the Pulaski County Courthouse. The sale will be for cash only. Comment?
Tuesday Jun 23 | via The City Wire
The number of consumers in Arkansas looking to make a major household purchase over the past six months rose 5 points in March as wages saw a slight increase and cheap fuel prices boosted discretionary income, according to the final installment of the 2015 Arvest Consumer Sentiment Survey released Tuesday. At the same time, the survey also showed that Arkansans are cautiously restructuring debt and paying bills, but on the flip side there was a big uptick in the number of consumers reporting more student loan debt. Comment?
Thursday Jun 18 | via Switched
Sen. Rand Paul wants to "blow up the tax code," and he's proposing a new, far-reaching flat tax to do it. The only problem is that his plan could blow up the size of the deficit, too. Comment?
Jun 1, 2015 | via KATV Little Rock
The Arkansas Insurance Commissioner said if you don't have flood insurance to file a Federal Disaster Assistance Claim. Insurance Commissioner, Allen Kerr, said home and renters insurance doesn't cover flooding, some may have flood insurance and not know it. Comment?
Jun 3, 2015 | via NWAonline
Aided by rising sales tax revenue, state general revenue in May increased by $2.2 million over a year ago to $427.5 million and exceeded the state's forecast by $14.8 million. Last month's sales and use tax revenue increased by $7.9 million over year-ago figures, while the state's individual income tax collections slipped by $4.7 million from May 2014, the state Department of Finance and Administration reported Tuesday in its monthly revenue report. Comment?
44 min ago | via The Washington Post
Demonstrators hold flags and banners in front of the parliament building in Athens in February. A rally called through social networks took place at central Syntagma Square in Athens in support of the Greek government's negotiations at the Eurogroup meeting in Brussels. Comment?
45 min ago | via The Wave
With little new real estate data out this week, expect talk about rising mortgages rates to heat up! Here's five things to watch ... 2. Will the Fed really end cheap money? Minutes of recent interest-rate discussion, to be released Wednesday, will be heavily dissected. 4. Jobs are key to Fed's decision. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Benzinga
The parade started with news that sales of previously owned homes surged in May, buoyed in part by the return of younger buyers who had long struggled to find a path into the market. The pace of existing-home sales rose 5.1 percent during May to a seasonally adjusted rate of 5.35 million, the strongest since November 2009, according to the National Association of Realtors, as cited by the Wall Street Journal. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Yahoo!
There is a spread of key economic figures released this week to steer thinking in financial markets, but the result of the Greek referendum will be front of mind when they open on Monday. Economists expect the Reserve Bank to hold the cash rate at a record low of two per cent when its board meets on Tuesday, but the central bank will be keeping a close watch on the reaction of global markets to the Greek ballot. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Forbes.com
I am a 25-year veteran of the mortgage originations industry serving extended stints with large and not-so-large retail mortgage lenders. I bring a unique and varied perspective from the front-end of the mortgage arena with views from all sides, the bulk of which have been as an independent retail mortgage loan originator sourcing business from Realtors. Comment?
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