Hillcrest Heights Real Estate News
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Monday May 25 | via The Washington Post
If you're a veteran or member of the military hoping to buy a home in Maryland, there's a new program that could save you some money. Gov. Larry Hogan announced a $20-million initiative on Memorial Day that would make it easier for veterans and military families to buy homes in 86 communities across the state. Comment?
Monday May 11 | via The Washington Post
April's housing data, released Monday by RealEstate Business Intelligence , a subsidiary of MRIS, shows the trend of higher sales, greater inventory and modest price increases has continued through the first four months of the year. Bonnie Casper , a real estate agent with Long and Foster and president-elect of the Maryland Association of Realtors, says the signs point to a healthy market. Comment?
Thursday May 7 | via NBC29
The mayor called on U.S. government investigators to look into whether this city's beleaguered police department us... . Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake holds a news conference on Wednesday, May 6, 2015 in Baltimore. Comment?
Thursday May 7 | via The Washington Post
These sales data, recorded by the Maryland Department of Assessments and Taxation, were provided by Black Knight Financial Services. For home sales elsewhere in the Washington area, go to www.washingtonpost.com/homesales . Comment?
Wednesday May 6 | via Washington Examiner
A real estate settlement company agreed to a settlement with the Maryland Attorney General's Office last month over allegations that its principals and mortgage loan officers engaged in a kickback scheme, state Attorney General Brian Frosh said. Genuine Title, owner Jay Zukerberg, marketing director Brandon Glickstein and three loan officers will pay restitution and penalties. Comment?
6 min ago | via Patch.com
Continuing his efforts to streamline the ever increasing amount of paperwork that must be stored by registries and reduce the financial burden on taxpayers, Norfolk County Register of Deeds William P. O'Donnell recently testified before the Joint Committee of the Judiciary in support of House Bill 1493, an act to modernize the Registries of Deeds. The storage of original registered land documents has become problematic, O'Donnell testified, and said the legal requirement has resulted in significant space issues facing many registries of deeds The Norfolk County of Deeds stores over 1.3 million registered land documents. Comment?
13 min ago | via Reuters
May 29 Prime Minister Viktor Orban said on Friday his government would have collapsed had Hungary not converted billions of euros worth of Swiss franc mortgages into forints before the franc's surge in January. Orban's government ordered Hungary's banks, about half of which are foreign-owned, to convert the loans late last year at the then market exchange rate. Comment?
21 min ago | via ThinkProgress
As tourists head to the New Jersey shore this summer to enjoy a vacation, longtime residents of the coast are still waiting to return home. More than two and a half years after Hurricane Sandy ravaged the coast, thousands of residents are still waiting for their homes to be rebuilt and for funding to come through. Comment?
23 min ago | via The Straits Times
King Wan Corporation recorded a net loss of $9.7 million in the fourth quarter, compared with a $2.05 million net profit a year earlier. This was mainly due to a $12 million impairment allowance on loans to the group's associate, Dalian Shicheng Property Development. Comment?
43 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
It reported a -$0.41 per common share loss in book value in April 2015. The May dividend half was not appropriate to April. Comment?
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