Lakeside Real Estate News
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10 hrs ago | via Silicon Alley Insider
Cash sales of homes - mostly the domain of foreign and affluent buyers - fell to 32% of total home sales in April, down 2.8 percentage points from a year ago, according to a new report from CoreLogic. For the first four months, cash sales dropped to 34%, the lowest since 2008. Comment?
Wednesday | via Redlands Daily Facts
When supporters of the evicted family, Mercedes and Pablo Caamal, protest outside the beach-town home of the CEO of the house-flipping company that took over the Caamals' house. Greg Geiser, CEO of Redondo Beach real estate company Wedgewood Inc., told the Manhattan Beach City Council earlier this month that his wife had to sneak out the back door of their house to escape an “angry, throbbing mob ....” He said residents should be “allowed the quiet enjoyment of their home.” A single incident - involving no physical harm to persons or properties - is not enough to warrant imposing restrictions on freedoms of speech. Comment?
May 26, 2016 | via The San Diego Union-Tribune
San Diego County's median home price, adjusted for seasonal swings, increased 6.4 percent in the last 12 months, said the S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller Indices. Pictured: A home on 29th Street in North Park on July 26, 2016. Comment?
Tuesday Jul 26 | via MarketWatch
Wendy Forsythe has leveraged her passion for real estate, technology and branding to help build successful real estate networks in both Canada and the United States. Since joining Carrington Real Estate Services in 2012 as executive vice president/head of global operations the company has more than tripled in size. Comment?
Tuesday Jul 19 | via The San Diego Union-Tribune
The San Diego County median home price was $495,000 in June, CoreLogic said. Pictured: A home in Carlsbad. Comment?
Tuesday | via New York Sun
The battle over Airbnb is taking center stage at the Democratic National Convention. The fight is emblematic of the dispute between Republicans and Democrats over who should steer the economy: government regulators, on the one hand, or consumers and business innovators on the other. Comment?
Monday Jul 25 | via Inman News
The California Association of Realtors filed a federal lawsuit against Massachusetts-based PDFfiller Inc., alleging the tech firm has copied, published and sold at least 64 of CAR's copyrighted real estate forms "many hundreds of thousands of times, and possibly millions of times" through its website without authorization. Apartment List released its July rent report for Los Angeles, finding rents were flat over June, but L.A. continues to be one of California's most expensive cities for renters. Comment?
Sunday Jul 24 | via The Wave
Jennifer and Bob Hochstadter of Dana Point no longer needed five bedrooms' worth of space, so they sold their Laguna Niguel home and moved into their smaller Dana Point rental, pocketing cash for travel and retirement. Lake Forest agent Jenean Hill has had at least five clients seeking to cash out their California homes over the past several years. Comment?
Wednesday Jul 20 | via The Wave
For more than a generation, opportunistic California politicians have barraged voters with woeful tales about how the most productive, inventive, wealthy and enterprising Californians are leaving this state in droves to avoid high taxes and excessive government regulation. These stories, used successfully by the likes of Pete Wilson and Arnold Schwarzenegger while running for governor, and unsuccessfully by failed candidates from Bill Simon to Meg Whitman and Neel Kashkari, tell of rich Californians seeking greener pastures in more laissez faire states like Texas and Idaho. Comment?
Tuesday Jul 19 | via Inside Bay Area
President Obama and Vice President Joe Biden on Tuesday announced they are backing state Attorney General Kamala Harris, a longtime political ally of the president, in California's historic Democrat-on-Democrat U.S. Senate race. The president praised Harris as a "lifelong courtroom prosecutor" who has fought international gangs, oil companies and the big banks responsible for the mortgage crisis. Comment?
4 min ago | via NWAonline
The number of houses sold in Arkansas in the first half of 2016 surpassed pre-recession totals, according to statistics released Thursday by the Arkansas Realtors Association. For the first half of the year, 16,370 homes were sold in the 43-county area surveyed by the association. Comment?
10 min ago | via Business World
Bank of Ireland's plans to restart dividend payments next year could be impacted by external factors including Brexit which could hit the bank's momentum, Chief Executive Richie Boucher said on Friday. Under the terms of its state bailout, Ireland's largest lender by assets is now free to reinstate dividends and said earlier this year it would aim to restart payouts alongside its full-year results for 2016, with an initial payment in the first half of 2017. Comment?
11 min ago | via Northern Life
An Angus Reid Institute online poll has found that most respondents support a tax on foreign buyers of Metro Vancouver homes but at the same time doubt how effective the move will be at cooling the region's red-hot real estate market. Nine of every 10 people who responded to the poll conducted between July 26 and 28 say they support the new property transfer tax. Comment?
32 min ago | via Swindon Advertiser
Pre-tax profits at Barclays have tumbled 21% to A 2.06 billion in the first half of the year. The lender also booked a A 400 million charge for payment protection insurance in the second quarter, taking its total provisions to A 7.8 billion. Comment?
33 min ago | via Eastern Daily Press
The lender also booked a A 400 million charge for payment protection insurance in the second quarter, taking its total provisions to A 7.8bn. And the bank warned that Britain's decision to quit the European Union could have a detrimental effect on the lender. Comment?
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