Elizabeth Real Estate News
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22 hrs ago | via Star Tribune
One year and one day in prison is the sentence for a St. Paul woman who stole nearly $500,000 out of the $1.7 million in government grant funding awarded to two nonprofit programs for poor Minnesotans that she founded. Along with her prison time, the sentencing of Roberta Barnes, 59, in federal court in Minneapolis on Wednesday includes two years of supervised release after she serves her prison time and restitution that remains to be negotiated. Comment?
Sunday Aug 14 | via One Nation News
ARE YOU A WRITER? If you are interested in contributing content to ONN, please download our writer's contract pdf. The Minnesota Department of Commerce announces that seven nonprofit organizations across the state are receiving competitive grants to support homeownership opportunities for underrepresented Minnesotans, helping to address disparities in homeownership rates. Comment?
Saturday Aug 6 | via Star Tribune
CEO Deidre Schmidt of CommonBond Communities, Minnesota's largest owner and manager of affordable housing, just paid $16 million to buy a 112-unit Apple Valley apartment complex that the organization intends to preserve for its working-class tenants at a time when for-profit owners are scooping up rental units, adding amenities and hiking rents - causing a housing crisis for some amid a red-hot market. Comment?
Tuesday Aug 2 | via Natl. Relocation & Real Estate
Engel & VA lkers recently announced the opening of two new Minnesota shops in Blaine and Northeast Minneapolis, bringing the firm's global network and exclusive level of service to real estate buyers and sellers of the areas. Geoffrey Bray and Lindsay Bacigalupo are the owners of the new Engel & VA lkers Minneapolis Blaine and Engel & VA lkers Minneapolis Northeast, which are located in the Minneapolis area and further solidify the firm's presence in the Minnesota marketplace. Comment?
Tuesday Aug 2 | via Star Tribune
For anyone buying or selling a home in Minnesota, heads up: The Minnesota REALTORS Forms Committee has revised the Inspection Contingency form, which is typically what gets used when writing an offer on a home. The change took effect yesterday, August 1. If you're a first-time home buyer, the whole process of signing a bazillion forms will be a foreign process to start with, so this change probably won't mean much to you. Comment?
17 min ago | via Los Angeles Times
Racing from her last class of the day at Cal State Long Beach, Shellv Candler had about an hour to get to Wilmington. Her mother was trying to save her a bed at the Doors of Hope Women's Shelter, but curfew was 6:45 sharp. Comment?
26 min ago | via EurActiv.com
Traders have been surprised by the surge in post-Brexit consumer demand in the UK. Analysts warn it's an unreliable barometer. Comment?
35 min ago | via Daily Mail
'Scumbag' real estate agent from racing family jailed for six years after stealing $1.6million from clients to fund his crippling gambling addiction A former high-flying real estate agent and member of a well-known horse racing family who gambled away more than $1.6 million of his clients' money has been sentenced to up to six years' jail. James Robert Ray Lyons, the grandson and nephew of Melbourne Cup-winning jockeys Billy Cook and Peter Cook respectively, was jailed after pleading guilty to three fraud-related charges in the Brisbane District Court. Comment?
41 min ago | via ARLnow.com
Just Listed highlights Arlington properties that just came on the market within the past week. This feature is written and sponsored by Team Cathell , "Your Orange Line Specialists." Comment?
51 min ago | via China Daily
Shanghai authorities are planning to discuss measures to cool property prices, including introducing stricter policies on financing for both homebuyers and developers, Bloomberg News reported on Thursday. Regulators may discuss pushing up down payments from the current 30 percent to 50 percent for first-time homebuyers, and to 70 percent for buyers who have taken out mortgages, the report said. Comment?
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