Flint Real Estate News
Real Estate news for Flint, MI continually updated from thousands of sources.
Thursday Jul 14 | via MLive.com
Lucille James of the Land Bank told the Michigan Civil Rights Commission that the agency expects the number of foreclosed properties to increase in Flint during a July 14 hearing at the North Bank Center in downtown Flint. The Commission held a second round of hearings on Thursday giving residents an opportunity to share their experiences, thoughts and opinions on how the Flint water crisis has impacted the housing market in the city. Comment?
Wednesday Jun 29 | via MLive.com
Flint residents may see more neighborhood redevelopment and access to affordable housing thanks to one nonprofit's new membership into a national network. Metro Community Development, a Flint-based nonprofit aimed at building strong, sustainable and stable communities, now has access to exclusive grants, funding and training through its NeighborWorks membership, the group announced Wednesday afternoon, June 29. For Flint area residents, that could mean something life-changing, since Metro Community Development often offers home loans and micro business loans to those who can't get approved by banks. Comment?
Jun 15, 2016 | via The Arizona Republic
Homebuyers, beware: Lead pipe problems not always required disclosure Homebuyers are encouraged to research and ask questions about area water supply, lead pipes before purchase. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/28ExYxi Whether a home has lead pipes or or lead in the water isn't a standard disclosure for people selling homes. Comment?
Jun 1, 2016 | via WHMI-FM Howell
A Grand Blanc man who worked as a real estate agent in Fenton has been bound over for trial on charges of fraud. 45-year-old Thomas Tubbs of Grand Blanc is charged with one count of false pretenses of $100,000 or more. Comment?
Apr 27, 2016 | via The Nation
People gather to distribute and gather bottled water for consumption, cooking, and bathing on Saturday, January 30, 2016, outside of Berston Field House in Flint, Michigan. When Tony Palladeno Jr. started buying and refurbishing houses on the east side of Flint, Michigan 25 years ago, they seemed like a good investment. Comment?
Wednesday Jul 20 | via FindLaw
Beverly Adkins, Charmaine Williams, Rebecca Pettway, Rubbie McCoy, and William Young, on Behalf of Themselves and All Others Similarly Situated, and Michigan Legal Services, Plaintiffs-Appellants, v. Morgan Stanley, Morgan Stanley & Co. Comment?
Monday Jul 18 | via Seeking Alpha
Without a lot of options the bank has been buying loans, purchasing expensive shares, and holding on to a dying subsidiary. Independent Bank Corporation is a $320 million Michigan-based bank that has 63 offices spread throughout the state, with higher concentrations in Bay City/Saginaw and Grand Rapids/Ionia . Comment?
Tuesday Jul 19 | via MLive.com
Saginaw and other Michigan communities still have time to submit applications for $11.7 million in grant funding aimed at blight elimination. The funding is the latest in a round of grants drawn from $188 million in federal funding received by the state earlier this year. Comment?
Friday Jul 15 | via The Hastings Tribune
Officials say they anticipate more foreclosures and abandonment of property in Flint because of the city's crisis with lead-tainted water. Comment?
Wednesday Jul 13 | via The Hastings Tribune
In this photo taken Tuesday, July 12, 2016, homeowner Walter Hicks, left, talks with his ACLU attorney Kimberly Buddin in front of his house in Detroit. Comment?
2 min ago | via Salisbury Journal
LLOYDS Banking Group is cutting 3,000 jobs and shutting 200 branches as the lender braces for a cut in interest rates following Britain's decision to quit the European Union. The part state-backed bank said a cost-cutting programme announced in 2014 will be extended and the "expected lower for longer interest rate environment" will see the new cuts come into effect by the end of 2017. Comment?
5 min ago | via Buckingham Today
Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. The price of a home will be about 40,000 higher in five years' time, even though prices are expected to slow in the wake of the Brexit vote. Comment?
10 hrs ago | via Bank Rate
Mortgage interest rates ticked up again this week, creating greater urgency for homeowners who haven't yet refinanced and homebuyers who haven't yet locked a rate. What's more, today's slightly higher rates might be the norm for a while now that the financial panic that followed the United Kingdom's so-called Brexit vote has subsided, says Michele Velez, producing branch manager at Supreme Lending in San Mateo, California. Comment?
14 min ago | via GlobeNewswire
The profit improvement was based on the change in the fair value of rental homes, EUR 63.0 million. The change in the fair value of rental homes included in the result was EUR 23.2 million. Comment?
Tuesday Jul 19 | via Reuters
DUBLIN, July 19 Ireland will aim to at least double its housing output by 2019, the government said on Tuesday, announcing a raft of measures to tackle a chronic shortage that is raising living costs and homelessness. Ireland was left with a surplus of houses after a 2008 property crash that cut values in half but while some out-of-town housing estates lie empty, property has become scarce in cities like Dublin where the population is growing rapidly. Comment?
Copyright © 2016 Topix LLC