McNeil Real Estate News
Real Estate news for McNeil, AR continually updated from thousands of sources.
Thursday Jul 14 | via NWAonline
The U.S. economy has expanded at a modest pace since mid-May amid "slight" price pressures and some softening in consumer spending, a report Wednesday from the Federal Reserve's 12 districts showed. "The outlook was generally positive across broad segments of the economy including retail sales, manufacturing, and real estate," according to the Fed's latest Beige Book, an economic survey by reserve banks published eight times a year. Comment?
Tuesday Jul 12 | via NWAonline
Arkansas home sales jumped 14.4 percent in May compared with a year earlier, the 21st straight month that sales have increased, the Arkansas Realtors Association said. There were 3,344 homes sold in May, up from 2,924 in May 2015. Comment?
Friday Jul 8 | via 5NEWSonline.com
It has been called the worst place in America to rent a house, and many of you call it "home." Arkansas State Representative Greg Leding said The Natural State is the only state in the country that doesn't equally protect landlords, and their tenants. Comment?
Wednesday Jun 29 | via ArkansasBusiness.com
Arkansas consumers expect to make large purchases now because they're seeing low unemployment rates, lower interest rates and the possibility of inflation looming on the horizon, according to the Spring 2016 Arvest Consumer Sentiment Survey released Tuesday. Comment?
Oct 23, 2014 | via Arkansas Times
Since December 2015, about 3,000 Arkansans receiving benefits through the federal Temporary Assistance for Needy Families program have been subject to drug screenings, thanks to a bill sponsored by Sen. Blake Johnson in the name of "accountability." There is no comparable requirement for any other government subsidy or service. Comment?
13 min ago | via The Arizona Republic
Canadians, investors poised for big profits selling metro Phoenix homes Analyst says it could be sell time for two big groups of metro Phoenix homeowners. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/2aayNs9 Many Canadians and institutional investors are selling former foreclosures homes across metro Phoenix now or seriously considering it, and the savvy buyers are poised to make a lot of money if they do. Comment?
22 min ago | via The Motley Fool
As low interest rates punish savers, more investors are turning to monthly dividend stocks to generate income from their investment portfolios. The seven stocks and exchange-traded funds distribute dividends monthly, providing a reliable income stream on a current basis. Comment?
33 min ago | via Castanet.net
British Columbia's Liberal government must walk a fine line between creating affordable housing and causing a crash, as real estate prices loom large over next year's election, experts say. The legislature is set to convene Monday to debate changes to Vancouver's charter that would allow the city to create a tax on vacant homes. Comment?
36 min ago | via Castanet.net
U.S. politics: The Democratic National Convention begins in Philadelphia on Monday. Republican nominee Donald Trump has promised he will renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement and does not support the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal, which has yet to take affect. Comment?
1 hr ago | via The Real Deal
It hasn't been this tough to be in the housing market since the financial crisis. To recap the problem, the supply of housing, especially in the affordable entry-level segment, is not keeping up with huge demand from first-time buyers and existing homeowners looking to upgrade. Comment?
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