Mount Olive Real Estate News
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Wednesday Nov 25 | via GlobeNewswire
Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta announced today that it has awarded more than $3.8 million to assist in the funding of ten affordable housing initiatives in North Carolina as part of its 2015 Affordable Housing Program . The awarded initiatives, which are located in Asheville, Durham, Eden, Elkin, Greensboro, Lincolnton, Marion, Pittsboro, Wilmington, and Winston-Salem, support the rehabilitation and construction of housing for low- to low-income families, veterans, and homeless, or formerly homeless individuals. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 17 | via The Orange County Register
Mel Watt, a former Democratic congressman from North Carolina, who is Director of the Federal Housing Finance Authority. In May, he authorized a multimillion dollar pay hike to the CEOs of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 11 | via Sys-Con Media
The report also shows one in every 1,147 U.S. housing units with a foreclosure filing during the month. The 6 percent monthly increase in overall foreclosure activity was caused primarily by a 12 percent monthly jump in foreclosure starts, with 48,605 properties starting the foreclosure process for the first time in October. Comment?
Monday Nov 9 | via jdsupra.com
This week two more legislators joined the group not running for reelection in 2016. Sen. Bob Rucho announced Thursday he is retiring after the 2016 legislative session. Comment?
Thursday Nov 5 | via Dealbreaker
Activist Investor Bill Ackman Plays Defense In recent weeks, the 49-year-old Mr. Ackman has been under siege. Valeant's stock, which once accounted for one-fifth of his fund's holdings, is down 65% since its August high, and Pershing Square has lost about $4 billion in value during that period. Comment?
6 min ago | via Falmouth Packet
First-time buyers will be able to save into one of the Government's Help to Buy Isas from Tuesday as competition to offer attractive rates heats up. The Help to Buy Isa rates unveiled so far have been as high as 4% as well as many deals with a rate of about 2% to choose from. Comment?
41 min ago | via Reuters
Just in time for holiday shopping, an entire South Dakota ghost town, complete with its own watering hole, is on sale for $250,000, a real estate agent said on Monday. The roughly 6-acre town of Swett, includes a tavern, three-bedroom house and a former tire shop about 100 miles southeast of Rapid City, South Dakota. Comment?
12 min ago | via ABC News
Home prices in Melbourne and Sydney have started to come off the boil according to a new report by CoreLogic RP Data. The Home Value Index for November showed that home prices fell by 1.5 per cent across Australia's capital cities over the month. Comment?
12 min ago | via The New Zealand Herald
" Former Brazilian soccer federation president Jose Maria Marin is having trouble coming up with the $1 million he is to post as part of his bond on federal corruption changes. Arrested in Switzerland in May while preparing to attend at the FIFA Congress, the 83-year-old was extradited to the United States and pleaded not guilty on Nov. 3 to charges of racketeering conspiracy, wire fraud conspiracy and money laundering conspiracy. Comment?
25 min ago | via Patch.com
Many people think that you shouldn't sell your house during the holiday season, too much going on, buyers aren't looking now - Not true! October slowed down, we saw a 4.7% drop in pending sales from September and a 7.5% drop in closed sales from September in Howard County. November numbers are not out yet, but don't be surprised by an increase in sales! With my 20+ years of experience in Real Estate, I can tell you that this is a great time to put your house on the market! Some key indicators are coming together all at the same time. Comment?
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