Moraine Real Estate News
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21 min ago | via NewsOK.com
Dayton, Ohio, gave the world the Wright Brothers and the electric cash register. As recently as 1990, manufacturing jobs there were the backbone of the local economy. Comment?
Jul 14, 2016 | via National Mortgage News
An $8 million state allocation should help demolish about 500 dilapidated homes in local neighborhoods in order to prop up property values and prevent the spread of foreclosures. Housing blight remains a big community challenge nearly nine years after the housing bubble burst, which caused home prices to plunge and led to a wave of housing abandonment. Comment?
Jun 23, 2016 | via Toledo Blade
Even as housing is becoming more affordable in the United States, housing in Lucas County has become less affordable compared with historic norms, according to a new report by real estate data firm RealtyTrac Inc. In its second quarter home affordability index, released Thursday, Lucas County scored a 98, down from 101 a year ago and also down from 113 in the first quarter. The report analyzed median home prices from recorded sales. Comment?
Mar 30, 2016 | via Toledo Blade
Lucas County is one of the better markets nationwide for those who invest in single-family houses for use as rental properties, a new report shows. THE BLADE Lucas County is one of the better markets nationwide for those who invest in single-family houses for use as rental properties, a new report shows. Comment?
Saturday Nov 19 | via Toledo Blade
Ohio has about 80,000 vacant homes. But only 1,000 of those homes are so-called zombie properties, meaning the foreclosure process has been particularly long and drawn out. Comment?
Thursday Nov 10 | via Rochester Business Journal
The former head of Flour City Bagels LLC's Bruegger's Bagel Bakeries chain has filed a personal bankruptcy. Kenneth Greene, ousted more than a year ago as the Perinton-based 28-store chain's CEO in a takeover engineered by a secured lender, filed a bankruptcy petition Oct. 28. His Chapter 7 petition declares assets of $307,000 against liabilities of $19.7 million. Comment?
Thursday Nov 17 | via Cleveland.com
Home sales slowed across Northeast Ohio last month, easing from their September pace and failing to reach the levels they hit a year before. Sales of new and previously owned homes were down 3.5 percent from October 2015, based on listing-service data spanning 18 counties. Comment?
Thursday Nov 10 | via Curbed
The excitement of purchasing a new home shouldn't be cut short by unforeseen problems that can put you in a financial crisis because you didn't have the right insurance policy. Homeowners insurance gives you peace of mind, covering damage to your property, risk of liability, and protecting you against any legal claims. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 9 | via World News Report
ATTOM Data Solutions , curator of the nation's largest fused property database, today released its October 2016 U.S. Foreclosure Market Reporta , which shows a total of 105,481 U.S. properties with foreclosure filings -- default notices, scheduled auctions or bank repossessions -- in October, up 27 percent from a 129-month low in September but still down 8 percent from a year ago. October marked the 13th consecutive month where U.S. foreclosure activity decreased on a year-over-year basis, but the month-over-month increase in October was the biggest monthly increase since August 2007. Comment?
4 min ago | via Barriere Star Journal
The imposition of import tariffs on Canadian softwood lumber will place a heavy burden on consumers and U.S. workers, a leading American voice for free trade with Canada says. The U.S. National Association of Home Builders says duties or volume caps on imported lumber will raise the price of lumber, adding more than $1,300 to the cost of a new single family home. Comment?
5 min ago | via Sackville Tribune-Post
Crime Stoppers and the Financial and Consumer Services Commission are seeking the public's help to identify potential mortgage fraud in New Brunswick. The licensing and regulation of mortgage brokers is a new area for FCNB. Comment?
6 min ago | via News Max
Veterans are often aware of the assistance they can receive through the Department of Veterans Affairs. There are so many programs, however, that they might not know about certain VA benefits that provide help in various areas of their lives. Comment?
9 min ago | via The Washington Post
HSBC Holdings Plc plans to step up hiring in China for its retail and wealth business next year as the U.K. lender persists with its expansion there despite the country's economic slowdown and measures to stem capital outflows. The bank increased the number of retail-bank employees in China's Pearl River Delta by 57 percent in the 12 months to September, according to Kevin Martin, the firm's Asia-Pacific head of retail banking and wealth management. Comment?
18 min ago | via Common Dreams
President-elect Donald Trump said Monday that he intends to nominate retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson to run the Department of Housing and Urban Development. Earlier this month, when rumors of erstwhile presidential candidate Ben Carson's role in a future Trump administration started flying, Carson made it clear that he wasn't interested in an agency appointment. Comment?
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