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Nov 13, 2014 | via RecordNET
San Joaquin County foreclosure activity remained slow in October, nearly unchanged from September and down sharply from a year ago, real estate data firm RealtyTrac reported Thursday. It tallied 225 foreclosure-related legal filings - notices of default, trustee sales and bank repossessions - in October, just one more than the month before and more than 40 percent less than the 376 filings seen in October 2013. Comment?
Oct 28, 2014 | via RecordNET
San Joaquin County home prices are up from a year ago even though the share of distressed housing sales is among the highest in the country, RealtyTrac Inc. reported Tuesday. It's the result of solid demand and a short supply of available housing in San Joaquin County, known demographically as the Stockton metropolitan area, said Daren Blomquist, RealtyTrac vice president. Comment?
Oct 27, 2014 | via Housing Wire
Furthering the evidence that the economy is recovering from the financial crisis, short sales and foreclosure sales accounted for only 13% of the total homes sold in the third quarter, which was the lowest level since the first quarter of 2011. The data comes courtesy of the September and Q3 2014 Residential & Foreclosure Sales Report from RealtyTrac . Comment?
Oct 2, 2014 | via KMPH-TV Fresno
A Nevada inmate serving two life sentences in the 1989 killing of a California real estate agent has died in prison. Nevada Department of Corrections officials say 67-year-old John Colwell died of a chronic medical condition Wednesday in High Desert State Prison. Comment?
Oct 2, 2014 | via CBS Local
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23 hrs ago | via The Fresno Bee
Keep Your Home California has made a change to one of its four foreclosure relief programs to help homeowners struggling to find a job. The Unemployment Mortgage Assistance Program has expanded from 12 months to 18 months. Comment?
Yesterday | via Contra Costa Times
By most measures, the housing market these days is a bit sluggish. Prices are flat. Comment?
Yesterday | via Mortgage News Daily
"Congress extends Mortgage Debt Forgiveness Act " - hey, that's good news, right? In fact the Senate approved a bill that would retroactively extend over 50 expiring tax provisions for one year, including the one that shields distressed homeowners from paying taxes on any mortgage debt forgiven in a short sale. The latest Issue of Arch MI's Housing and Mortgage Market Review with a new version of the Arch MI Risk Index is currently available. Comment?
Thursday Dec 4 | via North Coast Journal Weekly Politics
Compared to other Californians, we Humboldters are twice as likely to live in a mobile home. Proportionately, there are also more military veterans and disabled people among us, and a whole lot more government workers. Comment?
Wednesday | via Housing Wire
An opposite day version of Christmas comes early to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development , as community groups in several cities including Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Boston will present local HUD officials with their "Grinch of the Year" award for refusing to fix a controversial program that auctions off the ownership of homes of troubled borrowers, which the advocates say is driving foreclosures. The community groups are calling for changes to the Distressed Asset Stabilization Program, created in 2012 by the Federal Housing Administration. Comment?
7 hrs ago | via Nashoba Publishing Online
Knight produced over $7 million in sales last year while working at a former RE/MAX office in Groton. She was recruited to join RE/MAX Partners by Thomas Carroll and Richard Coco, broker/owners after the RE/MAX office in Groton became an independent brand. Comment?
5 hrs ago | via Canada.com
He also lives with severe disabilities - he can't walk, talk, sit or stand on his own - and has a tendency to stop breathing while he sleeps. "Kyram requires care 24 hours a day to ensure his survival," says his dad Myles Dear, whose son was born four months premature and has cerebral palsy. Comment?
5 hrs ago | via Daily Echo
A HAMPSHIRE firm shared the festive love to raise money for charity, Staff at contractor Mortgages Made Easy in Whiteley held a Christmas jumper day in aid of Naomi House children's hospice near Winchester . As well as staff wearing the festive jumpers, there was also a raffle and Christmas refreshments, which all helped to raise a total of A 500. Comment?
5 hrs ago | via Business Journal
Redfin, an online real estate brokerage based in Seattle, has announced it is expanding its operations into three new markets including San Antonio. Comment?
5 hrs ago | via KTVN Reno
Before President Barack Obama jets off to Hawaii for his annual Christmas vacation, he will carry out a White House ritual: the year-end news conference. Colorado was poised Wednesday to award more than $8 million for medical marijuana research, a step toward addressing complaints that little is known about pot's medical potential. Comment?
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