Midland Real Estate News
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Wednesday Aug 19 | via The City Wire
There were 134 homes sold in July in Sebastian County, valued at $19.277 million, relatively flat compared to 136 home sales a year ago with volume of $18.615 million, according to MountData.com. Home sales in Crawford and Sebastian counties are up 9% for the first seven months of the year, with the value of the sales up more than 15%. Comment?
Jul 16, 2015 | via The City Wire
Foreclosures across the region, state and much of the nation are returning to their pre-crisis levels according to Irvine, Calif.-based RealtyTrac. The data marketing firm reports local foreclosures are down significantly in Benton, Crawford, Sebastian and Washington counties since the pre-crisis 2006. Comment?
Jul 15, 2015 | via The City Wire
Real estate agents across Fort Smith and the surrounding area are having one of their best years ever with 18.5% growth in sales volume through the first half of 2015, compared to a year ago. Homes sales values in Sebastian County totaled $101.27 million in the first six months of 2015, compared to $85.445 million in 2014 and $77.894 million in 2013, according to MountData.com. Comment?
Jun 15, 2015 | via The City Wire
Editor's note: This story is a component of The Compass Report. The quarterly Compass Report is managed by The City Wire, and sponsored by Arvest Bank in the Fort Smith region. Comment?
May 21, 2015 | via The City Wire
Banks taking back more homes across the country is the primary reason foreclosure filings rose 9% in April from a year ago. Irvine, Calif.,-based RealtyTrac reports 125,875 U.S. properties were in the midst of foreclosure last month, which was an 18-month high on the heels of what has been a downward trend for more than two years. Comment?
Wednesday Aug 26 | via Mortgage News Daily
The topline news while accurate is also growing monotonous : housing market continues to improve. Freddie Mac added another chapter to the seemingly endless tale today with its updated Multi-Indicator Market Index or MiMi. Comment?
Friday Aug 21 | via News 88.9 KNPR
Student loans have become an issue in the presidential campaign, especially on the Democratic side. And it's no wonder. Comment?
Wednesday Aug 19 | via The City Wire
Local agents say the region will top $1 billion in sales before the August report is released. The region posted $1.391 billion in home sales in 2014, but didn't surpass $1 billion until early October. Comment?
Tuesday Aug 18 | via Los Angeles Times
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Jun 14, 2015 | via NWAonline
Home sales in Arkansas jumped 15 percent in June with 3,113 homes sold, the Arkansas Realtors Association said Thursday. "This was another very strong month," said Michael Pakko, chief economist at the Institute for Economic Advancement at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. Comment?
28 min ago | via Norwalk Citizen News
After yet another drop in the Shanghai stock market and Hang Seng index on August 6, Daniel Chang heard his cell phone ping. The real-estate agent was on a business trip in Shanghai, and he was mid-bite during a dinner when he saw his phone light up from a message on his app, WeChat. Comment?
39 min ago | via Berkshire Eagle
PITTSFIELD >> Arts and culture may be a driver of the local economy, but running a venue in that field is a challenging venture. According to its IRS filings, the Colonial Theatre Association posted a $302,695 deficit in net revenue, the difference between revenue and expenses, in 2013, and a $108,406 deficit in 2012. Comment?
46 min ago | via Southland Times
Just like the TV ads say, you can pay off your mortgage in 10 years. There's probably even a free set of steak knives in there somewhere ... "Annual income A 20, annual expenditure A 19, 19 and six, result happiness. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Los Angeles Times
As head of the Los Angeles office of global engineering firm Arup, Jon Phillips has a panoramic view of the economy - through his diverse array of clients. When the real estate market crashed in 2007 and 2008, the firm shifted a significant chunk of business overseas to projects in China and the Middle East. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Burlington Times News
North Carolina's crippled housing market was limping along when Shawn Pendergraft decided he'd take over a foreclosed Raleigh home in 2011. He backed up a moving van, unpacked his belongings and changed the locks. Comment?
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