Myrtle Creek Real Estate News
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Sunday Aug 14 | via The News-Review
Greg Johnson, owner and supervising broker at G. Stiles Realty, said housing prices have increased in the past year while homes have been moving off the market at faster rates. "More people are working and the stock market's up, so feel that they're financially better off, so they can go ahead and buy a house right now," Johnson said. Comment?
Friday Aug 12 | via The News-Review
Citing her desire to spend more time with family, Roseburg City Councilor Victoria Hawks told city officials Friday that she won't run for another term, despite having filed a month ago. Hawks' departure makes Brian Prawitz, owner of a local marketing company, the sole candidate running to represent Ward 3. Hawks joins councilor Ken Fazio, of Ward 1, in not seeking re-election. Comment?
Friday Aug 12 | via The News-Review
Linda Fisher-Fowler, a retired real estate agent, and Todd Boyd, manager of Brown's Shoe Fit Co. in downtown Roseburg, filed this week to represent Ward 1 and 4, respectively. Comment?
May 15, 2016 | via The News-Review
Clint Newell Motors is wrapping up an expansion project and Coastal Farm & Ranch is just weeks away from moving into a brand new building. "We're in the finishing stages," said Clint Newell, owner of the car dealership, of the project that just about doubled the size of the building that focuses on the sale of Chevrolet, Buick and GMC. Comment?
Mar 12, 2016 | via The News-Review
Manufactured homes are a major source of affordable housing in Douglas County. Older manufactured homes are also, unfortunately, major energy hogs-according to the U.S. Dept. Comment?
Monday Aug 15 | via Local TV Station KTVZ
The state of Oregon announced Monday a new foreclosure prevention program will launch statewide on Wednesday at noon. The program, called "Home Rescue," will provide assistance to homeowners struggling to pay their mortgage. Comment?
Wednesday Aug 3 | via The Hastings Tribune
Sally Lybarger was in her late 70s when she was forced to live in her car because she couldn't afford to go anywhere else. Comment?
Jul 13, 2016 | via Local TV Station KTVZ
The housing market in Central Oregon continued its upward trend in the first half of 2016, but there were wide disparities in how much prices rose -- or jumped, depending on the area, the region's Realtors reported Tuesday. The Central Oregon Association of Realtors said the median home price for the first half of 2016, compared to a year earlier, was up 9 percent in Bend, 10 percent in Redmond, 43 percent in Sisters, 6 percent in Sunriver, 23 percent in La Pine, 27 percent in Jefferson County and 11 percent in Crook County. Comment?
Jul 5, 2016 | via Mortgage News Daily
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Jul 2, 2016 | via The News-Review
Stud prices are up and most statistics are favorable for the economy, despite the fact the housing starts remain unchanged. Further improvements are expected over the next four years. Comment?
5 min ago | via National Mortgage News
The Springs' foreclosure rate dipped to 0.43 percent in June, falling from 0.64 percent during the same month in 2015, according to a report Wednesday by CoreLogic, a California-based housing data firm that tracks foreclosure data from around the country. CoreLogic's foreclosure rate refers to the percentage of loans that were in some stage of foreclosure. Comment?
8 min ago | via Business Wire
The revenue bonds are secured by a pledge of Focus' gross revenues, a cash-funded debt service reserve and a mortgage on property and facilities. HEIGHTENED CHARTER REVOCATION RISK: The downgrade is driven by Focus' three consecutive years of state academic designations of 'Improvement Required' . Comment?
9 min ago | via The Washington Post
Shanghai authorities are preparing a fresh round of curbs aimed at cooling the city's soaring property market, including potential restrictions on mortgages and loans to developers, according to people familiar with the matter. The potential moves come after new home prices in China's second-biggest city surged 27 percent in July from a year earlier, and a plot of land sold for a national record price, prompting the cancellation of three other auctions in the past week. Comment?
11 min ago | via Realtor Magazine
It's happening more often now. Someone hacks into the email of a loan originator, a title officer, a real estate practitioner, or even a home buyer or seller. Comment?
21 min ago | via Contra Costa Times
When Lani Dy moved to the United States from Indonesia in 1981, she had little more than two suitcases she brought with her and knew just a few English words. "When I came here, I only knew how to say, 'Thank you,' and 'How are you' -- it was horrible," Dy said with a laugh. Comment?
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