Mackinac Island Real Estate News
Real Estate news for Mackinac Island, MI continually updated from thousands of sources.
Jan 21, 2015 | via MLive.com
A beleaguered Mackinac Island ferry service is adding to its fleet amid a legal battle over the rest of its boats. Arnold Ferry announced the addition this month of the Isle Royale Queen III, a refurbished cruise ship that recently carried passengers in Lake Superior, to the company fleet for the upcoming 2015 summer season. Comment?
Tuesday Sep 1 | via National Mortgage News
The wider the net you cast when searching for financing, the better. It only makes sense to look beyond your local bank or mortgage company, and one place you may not have thought about is your friendly neighborhood credit union. Comment?
Wednesday Aug 26 | via C & G Newspapers
Those looking for a bit of inspiration might find it at an upcoming event where a national speaker will talk about surviving and thriving in today's changing world. The "success seminar" is free, with speaker Will Weaver fronting the cost himself. Comment?
Thursday Aug 13 | via MLive.com
Most Michigan middle class families are poorer than their parents, when their incomes are adjusted for inflation. The impact can be seen at Macomb Community College, which operates two food banks for its students. 1 comment
Wednesday Aug 12 | via State of Michigan
LANSING, MICH. Michigan native Dean Franchi was a step behind in 2012 and at risk of losing the only home his five children had ever known when he discovered Michigan State Housing Development Authority's Step Forward Program. Comment?
Monday Aug 10 | via ClickOnDetroit
One newly exonerated inmate walks free every couple of months in Michigan, which has released more innocent prisoners than all but four states. Julie Baumer was one of them, missing four years of family life and career advancement due to a child abuse conviction after her nephew's head injuries were mistakenly blamed on shaken-baby trauma. Comment?
23 min ago | via The Review
If some credit report errors are not getting fixed by either the credit reporting bureau or credit card companies, you have the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau in your corner. When you find an error in your credit report and send the credit bureau proof that your creditor was wrong when it said you paid late, didn't pay at all or, worse yet, are deceased, you expect the bureau and your creditor to do the right thing -- like acknowledge the error and correct your credit report to show you paid on time, paid off your debts or are still alive. Comment?
23 min ago | via Business World
Bank of Ireland will look to repay 1.3 billion euros of preference shares early next year to enable it to resume dividend payments, Chief Executive Richie Boucher said on Thursday. Ireland's largest lender by assets has led a sector-wide revival as the Irish economy grows faster than any other in Europe and is set to be the first among the country's three domestically-owned banks to resume dividend payments since the 2008 financial crisis. Comment?
26 min ago | via Warrington Guardian
Research from credit comparison website TotallyMoney.com revealed that the Cheshire town was one of the best places to call home when comparing average wages to mortgage repayments. Warrington was placed in seventh position with the average monthly salary in Warrington listed at A 1,799 and average monthly mortgage repayments standing at A 721. Comment?
41 min ago | via The Independent
Hazel Sheffield is digital senior business reporter for the Independent, where she writes about everything from economics to start-ups. She is especially interested in music and technology and can sometimes be found moonlighting on the music pages of the paper. Comment?
42 min ago | via The First Post
High street sales have fallen to their lowest level since the 2008 crisis, reports the Daily Telegraph . According to accountancy BDO, sales across all retail sectors tumbled last month to the lowest point since November 2008. Comment?
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