Lafayette Real Estate News
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Monday Nov 23 | via Pleasanton Weekly
East Bay luxury home sales edged up 5.3% last month from a year ago but the median sale price trended lower. A new report by Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage showed that a total of 319 luxury homes changed hands in October in the East Bay, up from 303 high-end sales in October 2014. Comment?
Thursday Nov 19 | via Santa Cruz Sentinel
Home sales slowed in October across the Bay Area, dropping by just under 2 percent from the year before even as prices kept going up. In what could be a bit of relief for buyers weary of competitive bidding, the sales dip marked a break from the brisk pace of recent months when new record highs were set in an already pricey market.Sales of single-family homes had risen on a year-over-year basis during each of the previous seven months, going back to March. Comment?
Thursday Nov 19 | via Contra Costa Times
Home sales slowed in October across the Bay Area, dropping by 2.5 percent from the year before, according to new data from the CoreLogic real estate information service. The October sales dip marked a break from the brisk market of recent months: sales of new and existing homes and condominiums had risen year over year during each of the previous seven months, beginning in March. Comment?
Wednesday Oct 28 | via Contra Costa Times
Meals on Wheels Senior Outreach Services desperately needs volunteer drivers to deliver meals to seniors unable to leave their homes now and during the holidays. More than 800 seniors in their homes need a place to jot down reminders and appointments, and 2016 wall calendar donations are needed. Comment?
Oct 20, 2015 | via Inside Bay Area
The nine-county Bay Area registered its strongest September for home sales since 2009, and three inland counties led the charge -- an indication that homebuyers are chasing after affordability in the suburbs. Contra Costa, Solano and Napa countiesshowed the biggest year-over-year gains for September said Andrew LePage, research analyst for CoreLogic, the real estate information service that crunched the numbers for the region. Comment?
19 hrs ago | via Inman News
There's a lot to be thankful for in the world, no doubt - and while you're counting your blessings today, perhaps you'll include two organizations that are helping real estate agents promote social good and elevate their communities. Giveback Homes partners with Habitat for Humanity to build homes in Nicaragua, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Orange County , San Diego, Dallas, Phoenix, Las Vegas, Denver and New York. Comment?
Yesterday | via The Campbell Reporter
California's housing market saw a softening of home sales and prices in October but is still on target to meet forecast projections, according to the California Association of Realtors. Although home sales exceeded the 400,000 level in October for the seventh consecutive month and posted higher on a year-to-year basis for the ninth straight month, closed escrow sales of existing, single-family detached homes in California totaled 403,510 units in October. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 24 | via WTHR-TV Indianapolis
Government estimates show U.S. traffic deaths rose 8 percent for the first six months of this year, following a slight decrease in 2014. Government estimates show U.S. traffic deaths rose 8 percent for the first six months of this year, following a slight decrease in 2014. Comment?
Saturday Nov 21 | via Recordpub.com
Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today announced a lawsuit against a California company accused of failing to deliver promised mortgage loan modification services to Ohio consumers. Comment?
Thursday Nov 19 | via Go Local
Morningstar conducted their annual ranking of the states' different 529 college savings options. The criteria include five P's Performance, Price, Parent, Process, and People. Comment?
54 min ago | via TheStreet.com
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1 hr ago | via Daily Mail
The building of new homes will slow down and rents will increase as a result of the rise in stamp duty on buy-to-let unveiled during the Autumn Statement, an economic think tank has claimed. This week George Osborne announced that second homes and buy-to-let properties will incur an extra 3 per cent tax on top of current rates for every single stamp duty band. Comment?
1 hr ago | via The Campbell Reporter
A flurry of data released Wednesday signaled that the fundamentals of the U.S. economy remain solid, if unspectacular, three weeks before the Federal Reserve will likely begin raising interest rates. Consumers appear relatively confident in the economy and may be poised to spend a decent chunk of their rising incomes during the holiday shopping season. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Midweek Herald
Oil industry worker Neil Messent also admitted production of cannabis and possession of class C drugs and was jailed for a total of two years. Oil industry worker Neil Messent was not entitled to apply for any credit but remortgaged his home twice in the name of his wife Tracey. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Cape Gazette
With offices in Rehoboth Beach, Lewes and Millsboro, Jack Lingo Realtor announces 14 real estate professionals have been recognized as Delaware's 2015 Five Star Real Estate Professionals. The agents recognized are Betty Anderson, Camilla Conlon, Christina Haag, April Irelan, Shirley Kalvinsky, Sherri Martin, Randy Mason, Henry McKay, Chris Long, Michael Rodriguez, Steve Sumption, Shaun Tull, Bill Wagamon and Lucius Webb. Comment?
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