Maltby Real Estate News
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Wednesday Jun 8 | via Real Change
Rent remains high for residents in Washington, where minimum-wage workers need to work two full-time jobs to afford a two-bedroom apartment Minimum-wage workers across Washington cannot afford market-rate housing without working more than one job, according to a report the National Low Income Housing Coalition published in May. NLIHC releases an annual report titled "Out of Reach," that examines whether local minimum wages of U.S. workers are adequate to pay rents all around the country. By looking at national numbers and at each state separately, the report provides detailed information about the housing situation and the sufficiency of minimum wages in the United States. Comment?
Monday Jun 6 | via Kent Reporter
About 80 percent of the homes coming on the market in King and Snohomish counties are selling within the first 30 days. Just as expected, the month of May had an uptick in new listings , but just as many buyers made offers on homes during the month to keep inventory depleted, according to the latest figures from Northwest Multiple Listing Service that covers 23 counties in the state. Comment?
May 21, 2016 | via Marysville Globe
"Housing insecurity can have a lasting effect on families," said Kristina Gallant, housing affordability analyst for the Housing Authority of Snohomish County. "We know that being homeless for any length of time can have a profound impact, especially on children," she said. Comment?
May 18, 2016 | via HeraldNet
Peoples Bank announces new real estate team Peoples Bank has announced the new real estate lending team in Everett. Barbara Galusha joined the bank as vice president and real estate loan manager and Tamara Fiorentini joined the bank as senior real estate loan officer. Comment?
May 6, 2016 | via Boing Boing
Money is tight for the great majority of people right now. If renting an apartment is not for you, and you want a small house for less than $40k, then chances are it's going to be a so-called " tiny house ." Comment?
Yesterday | via The Spokesman-Review
Panic over Great Britain's startling vote to exit the European Union sent global financial markets skidding anew Monday, with shock waves felt from Shanghai to Wall Street. The British pound touched 1985 levels against the U.S. dollar. Comment?
Monday | via Housing Wire
Home prices increased in April, hitting just 2.9% below their peak in June 2006, according to a recent report by Black Knight Financial Services . The median home price in April rose to $260,000, an increase of 5.4% from last year, and 1% from last month. Comment?
Sunday Jun 26 | via The Spokesman-Review
It's not just Seattle that's seeing eye-popping housing costs: Across Washington, home prices are rising faster than in any state in the country - the first time that's happened in a quarter-century. It's not just Seattle that's seeing eye-popping housing costs: Across Washington, home prices are rising faster than in any state in the country - the first time that's happened in a quarter-century. Comment?
Wednesday Jun 22 | via Washington Examiner
OK, it's going to be a brutal campaign. "The Donald" always plays for keeps, with the jugular as the usual target. Comment?
May 21, 2016 | via Seattle Post-Intelligencer
This is a Thursday, April 14, 2016 file photo of Britain's Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne while speaking at a news conference during the the G5 Ministers of Finance meeting during the World Bank/IMF Spring Meetings in Washington. Britain's Treasury says house prices could fall by up to 18 percent if the country leaves the European Union - a claim dismissed as scaremongering by campaigners for a U.K. exit from the bloc. Comment?
2 min ago | via Baton Rouge Business Report
Home sales in the Baton Rouge jumped nearly 11.7% in May over the same month last year, buoyed by a 30% jump in closed sales during that same time span in Ascension Parish. Sales in the nine-parish region last month rose to 996, up from 892 in May 2015, according to numbers released today by the Greater Baton Rouge Association of Realtors. Comment?
3 min ago | via Long Island Business News
The company aims to move to a 48,759-square-foot building at 50 Denton Avenue and a 21,000-square-foot building at 2040 Jericho Turnpike. The move is expected to bring 128 jobs to Nassau County, though it was not stated whether there there would be additional hires. Comment?
2 hrs ago | via Fox News
You work hard for your money, but does your money work hard for you? When you store your cash under your mattress , it will produce next to nothing. However, when you put money into an investment, your dollars go to work for you. Comment?
5 min ago | via Connecticut Post
In a Bloomberg TV interview on Wednesday, Rosenberg said that although the overall housing market is not frothy, Toronto and Vancouver are definitely in overheated territory. Both markets are two of Canada's tightest and most expensive. Comment?
6 min ago | via Amherst Daily News
If there is one single thing that a country should be able to get right, it's giving its veterans straightforward, fast and no-nonsense access to pensions and medical support. There are plenty of Atlantic Canadians in all branches of the Canadian military; there are veterans in all four of the Atlantic provinces who have done active duty in war zones, and who have mental and physical scars as a result of their service. Comment?
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