Gunnison Real Estate News
Monday Mar 9 | via The Grand Junction Sentinel
Bray Real Estate Michael Tofel has joined The Christi Reece Group at Bray Real Estate as a broker associate, and will be working with buyers and sellers in Mesa County. Michael recently relocated from the Gunnison area where he owned his own business before deciding that the Grand Junction area was better suited to his young family. Comment?
Monday Mar 23 | via Denver Post
State investigators digging into Colorado attorneys who controlled the bulk of the business during the foreclosure crisis are taking a closer look at a title insurance company with ties to those law firms. In a Denver District Court filing, the Colorado Attorney General's Office said a company with connections to former foreclosure powerhouse Lawrence Castle "might be improperly charging an additional $175 for title commitments" it never actually issued to consumers. Comment?
Wednesday Mar 18 | via UnionLeader.com
Pauline Hawkins moved out of her home on Crystal Mountain Road in Colorado Springs and moved to New Hampshire last year. Comment?
Monday Mar 16 | via High Country News
These figures came from a panel titled, not so subtly, The Problem of Amenity Migrants in North America, at the Rocky Mountain Land Use Institute conference in Denver in March. The numbers respectively refer to the average price of a single-family home in Summit County in north-central Colorado, and the percentage of those homes that are second homes and thus vacant much of the year. Comment?
Wednesday Mar 11 | via The Grand Junction Sentinel
This spring, the Shelter Insurance Foundation will award a $2,000 scholarship to a graduate of Caprock Academy. Kerry Phillips, a Shelter agent who works at 2764 Compass Drive, Suite 110, sponsors and partially funds the scholarship, according to a news release. Comment?
Tuesday Mar 10 | via CW2 Colorado KWGN-TV
Colorado's housing market is still booming, so if you are ready to sell, make sure you get an experienced realtor without spending a fortune in realtor fees. With 35 years of experience, John Vizzi, owner of Colorado Flat Fee Realty , can help market and sell your home for a fraction of the cost of other realtors. Comment?
5 min ago | via KMIR 6
More Americans signed contracts to buy homes in February, evidence that the spring buying season could open strong after sluggish sales for much of the winter. The National Association of Realtors said Monday that its seasonally adjusted pending home sales index climbed 3.1 percent to 106.9 last month, the highest reading since June 2013. Comment?
6 min ago | via Patch.com
Jack Waters, regional vice president of Weichert, Realtors, announced the Toms River office was recognized for outstanding performance in February. The office led the region, which is comprised of offices throughout Middlesex, Monmouth and Ocean counties, in new home dollar volume and resale listings. Comment?
9 min ago | via Palm Beach Post
A Florida man who used a phone technique called "spoofing" and pretended to be a federal official to convince homeowners to send their mortgage payments to him was sentenced to 11 years in prison Friday. Jonathan L. Herbert, 36, of Lighthouse Point scammed an estimated $750,000 from homeowners in a loan modification scheme where he called borrowers, sometimes pretending to be a government official, and told them they were eligible for a loan modification. Comment?
9 min ago | via Patch.com
Jack Waters, regional vice president of Weichert, Realtors, announced that Donna Warters of the East Brunswick office was individually recognized for her exceptional industry success during the month of February. A top producer, Warters led the region, which is comprised of offices throughout Middlesex, Monmouth and Ocean counties, in resale listings. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Castanet.net
On the commodity markets, the May crude oil contract was down three cents at US$48.84 a barrel while the April gold bullion contract was down $14.40 at US$1,186.30 an ounce. The Dow Jones industrial average gained 208.20 points at 17,920.86, while the Nasdaq rose 37.74 points to 4,928.96. Comment?
Copyright © 2015 Topix LLC