Lake-Monroe Real Estate News
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Monday Jun 15 | via The Orlando Sentinel
Orlando home prices have almost doubled from the bottom of the market four years ago but remain far from the peak prices of 2007, a new report shows. The median price for a house in the core Orlando market, which includes mostly Orange and Seminole counties, was $181,900 in May - that was up 10 percent from a year earlier and 4 percent from a month earlier, according to a report released Monday by Orlando Regional Realtors Association. Comment?
Monday Jun 15 | via The Orlando Sentinel
Orlando home prices are almost double what they were at the bottom of the market four years ago but still far from the peak prices of 2007, a new report shows. The median price for a house in the core Orlando market, which includes mostly Orange and Seminole counties, was $181,900 in May, which was up 10 percent from a year earlier and 4 percent from a month earlier, according to a report released Monday by Orlando Regional Realtors. Comment?
May 15, 2015 | via The Orlando Sentinel
Buyers who purchased houses last month in the core Orlando market, which is mostly Orange and Seminole counties, had the biggest price discount in three years. Sales prices in April were less than 95 percent of the asking price; a month earlier they were just 96.8 percent of the asking price, according to a new report and data from Orlando Regional Realtor Association. Comment?
Apr 10, 2015 | via WFTV Orlando
Alfred Figueroa's family is all grown up, so he and his wife no longer need their four-bedroom home in Oviedo. Bowen said homes in subdivisions like Alafaya Woods, Sabal Point and Sweet Water Oaks that are located near businesses and good schools, are exceptionally desirable. Comment?
Mar 11, 2015 | via The Orlando Sentinel
Seminole County 's "Facebooking" judge, Linda Schoonover, on Wednesday ratcheted up a notch her fight to keep from surrendering her Facebook records to a special prosecutor. She also asked to keep secret her medical records, including any information about prescriptions she's taking for mental illnesses. Comment?
Yesterday | via Business Journal
Good morning, South Florida. Welcome back from your long weekend. Be grateful if you didn't blow off fireworks in your hand like this guy. Comment?
Thursday Jul 2 | via Examiner.com
If you've been waiting for the right time to invest in commercial real estate opportunities in Florida, there's a property out there with your name on it! Whether you plan to invest in sunny Florida with a large initial sum, or a more reserved figure, there's a commercial property that's perfect for you. In order to find what you're seeking, you need someone who's experienced in the commercial real estate market and is familiar with the sunny state of Florida. Comment?
Thursday Jul 2 | via Financial News & Daily Record
Gail Dasta, broker at Salus Realty, studies new TILA-RESPA disclosure forms at a June training seminar. The documents help consumers understand what they owe before taking out a mortgage. Comment?
Thursday Jul 2 | via TheDailyBeast.com
Jeb Bush says he released 33 years of tax returns this week because he wants to be the most transparent candidate to run for president in 2016. But if that's really the case, why is he continuing to obfuscate some of his most lucrative and potentially controversial business dealings he had before announcing his candidacy like his work as an "adviser" for investment bank Lehman Brothers ? So, if Jeb won't tell you what Jeb exactly did while working on Wall Street, in the interests of transparency and disclosure, I will try. Comment?
Wednesday Jul 1 | via Florida Trend
Strong job growth and low mortgage rates have prompted greater demand for housing, boosting home values. The continued gains are at roughly double the pace of wage growth, but current levels appear more manageable than the double-digit home price increases seen during parts of 2013 and 2014. Comment?
5 min ago | via Swindon Advertiser
The company has recorded an increase in off-plan purchases across the region as buyers look to satisfy growing wish-lists. Michele Rose, regional sales director for Bloor Homes South West, said: "We are seeing plots being snapped up more quickly than at any time since the recession. Comment?
7 min ago | via Cape Gazette
Jason Giles, left, congratulates Matt Brittingham for being identified as a 2014 leading residential real estate sales professional by the Realty Alliance. The Rehoboth sales center staff of Patterson-Schwartz Real Estate congratulate Matt Brittingham and John Rishko on being identified as 2014 leading residential real estate sales professionals by the Realty Alliance. Comment?
17 min ago | via Mortgage News Daily
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30 min ago | via Business Journal
Iberiabank sold a handful of vacant repossessed properties in Miramar and Pembroke Pines at a 20 percent discount. Comment?
34 min ago | via Insurance News Net
HUD's current regulations are silent with respect to a deadline by which a claim for insurance benefits must be filed with FHA. Due to the downturn in the housing market, which resulted in a significant increase in mortgage defaults, some mortgagees have refrained from promptly filing claims for insurance benefits and instead have opted to wait and file multiple claims with FHA at a single point in time. Comment?
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