Garland Real Estate News
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Aug 31, 2015 | via Dallas Observer
In 2007, Downtown Dallas' JP Morgan Chase tower sold for nearly $290 million, according to Real Values for Texas. It's currently valued by the Dallas Central Appraisal District at $192 million. Comment?
Aug 18, 2015 | via JD Supra
MERSCORP, Inc. has been under fire for years. We wrote about it a while back when residential mortgage borrowers challenged the ability of MERS to foreclose on mortgages it held on the theory that MERS, as a mere nominee to the lender, was not a real party in interest. Comment?
Jul 30, 2015 | via FindLaw
Transcontinental Realty Investors, Inc., Appellant v. Orix Capital Markets LLC and Wells Fargo Bank Minnesota, N.A. as Trustee for the Mortgage Pass-Through Certificates Series 99-CI, Appellees Transcontinental Realty Investors, Inc. attempts to appeal the trial court's order denying Transcontinental's "Motion Pursuant to Section 52.0011 of the Texas Property Code." Comment?
Jun 26, 2015 | via FindLaw
HARRIS COUNTY TEXAS; Brazoria County Texas, on behalf of themselves and all other similarly situated counties in Texas; Dallas County, Texas, Plaintiffs-Appellants v. MERSCORP INCORPORATED; Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems Incorporated; Bank of America National Association, Defendants-Appellees. Comment?
Jun 30, 2015 | via Dallas Morning News
Paint peels around visitation phones in a decommissioned jail at the Records Complex. The complex is made up of three buildings constructed decades apart. Comment?
Aug 17, 2011 | via American Reporter
I am a believer in dreams, and when I had a waking dream a few days after the S&P downgrade of our national debt of President Obama packing his bags and leaving the White House, I was saddened for him and for my country. But the great thing about dreams, if they are truly predictive, is that they give you time to change the future, and I'm going to try doing that with this advice. Comment?
Yesterday | via Townhall
In response to Chicago Suburbs $1 Million+ Home Sales "Not Totally Dead" Yet; Rush for the Exit , I received emails from Virginia and Texas about slowdowns in those states. Anecdotes do not constitute "data" but all three stories show significant weakness at the high-end in widely varying areas with distinct economic backdrop differences. Comment?
Saturday Oct 10 | via The Columbus Dispatch
Wells Fargo Bank has filed for foreclosure on Fifth Third Center, 21 E. State St., after the Texas-based owners of the Capitol Square skyscraper defaulted on the mortgage. Dallas-based Tier REIT, formerly known as Behringer Harvard REIT, acquired the Fifth Third Center in 2007 as part of a larger $1.4 billion acquisition of IPC US REIT, a Toronto-based real-estate investment trust that owned about 10 million square feet of office buildings in the United States. Comment?
Thursday Oct 8 | via Inman Real Estate News
Home prices are well above historic norms in oil-dependent markets, but that trend may shift in the opposite direction. Five Texas metros and three states that are oil-dependent remain at a high risk for home price declines over the next two years. Comment?
Thursday Oct 8 | via Dallas Morning News
It can be especially daunting for first-time homebuyers in today's overheated market. Demand outstrips supply, prices are high, and mortgage rates are rising. Comment?
3 min ago | via The New Zealand Herald
Reserve Bank governor Graeme Wheeler has reiterated that he is likely to cut interest rates again, although he is also conscious of the risk that low borrowing costs inflame the housing market and wants to retain some capacity to ease policy in the event of a global downturn. Wheeler told the Institute of Finance Professional NZ annual conference in Auckland that the global economy "is in a difficult configuration with growth slowing in the developing world, unprecedented monetary accommodation, and prospects of tighter monetary conditions in the US, and further easings in the euro-area and Japan." Comment?
4 min ago | via Seattle Post-Intelligencer
JPMorgan Chase & Co. saw its third-quarter profits rise 22 percent from a year earlier, helped by a significant one-time tax benefit. Comment?
1 hr ago | via JD Supra
Last week, the House passed H.R. 3192 the "Homebuyers Assistance Act." On the same day, the Senate read a similar Bill, S. 1711 , twice, and referred their Bill to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Chambersburg Public Opinion
CHAMBERSBURG >> Franklin County is carrying over about $162,000 of the state Human Services Block Grant to the next fiscal year. The amount is just shy of the maximum allowed under the program. Comment?
2 hrs ago | via Reuters
Westpac Banking Corp, Australia's No. 2 lender by market value, on Wednesday said it will raise A$3.5 billion in a fully underwritten rights issue to meet new stricter capital rules. Comment?
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