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Sep 27, 2016 | via Gloversville Leader-Herald
In a few short months the Johnstown Common Council has gone from passing a resolution in May that stated it was in the "best interest" of the state and city to "confront the problems caused by vacant, abandoned and tax-delinquent properties through the creation of land banks in a coordinated manner," to interim Mayor Cindy Lakata simply stating, "The council has come to the consensus the land bank is not a good fit with the city of Johnstown" at its last meeting, without any resolution ever being put forward for the city to join the proposed six-county Mohawk Valley Economic Development District land bank. Comment?
Aug 15, 2016 | via Lite 98.7
Looking for a new home? You can find some beautiful homes for sale all across Central New York. If you win the Mega Millions any time soon, you can invest in the most expensive piece of real estate available in Oneida County. Comment?
Jun 23, 2016 | via WKTV
The number of vacant and abandoned properties in neighborhoods throughout the state continues to be a problem for local municipalities. Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed legislation on Thursday to beef up control over the so called 'zombie properties,' or abandoned homes. Comment?
May 24, 2016 | via Gloversville Leader-Herald
Fulton County might be missing the boat when it comes to the establishment of a Mohawk Valley Regional Land Bank. A land bank is a non-profit entity that obtains possession of undesirable foreclosed properties and then rehabilitates them with the ultimate goal of putting them back on the tax rolls. Comment?
May 21, 2016 | via Gloversville Leader-Herald
Imagine a foreclosed home, with a bad roof. Its previous owners, whether a private individual or a bank, have stopped paying the taxes on it and given it up to a foreclosure entity. Comment?
4 hrs ago | via Canada.com
U.S. stocks are opening higher Friday morning as major indexes continue to set records. Technology companies are rising on company earnings. Comment?
22 hrs ago | via The Real Deal
Related Companies and Vornado Realty Trust secured a $396 million Deutsche Bank loan to refinance their Chelsea office building 85 10th Avenue, property records filed with the city Thursday show. Related bought the 540,299-square-foot office building, a former Nabisco factory, in 2007 from Somerset Partners for $430 million. Comment?
Wednesday | via The Real Deal
Talk to European tourists these days, and you might hear some grumbling that the pre-Christmas Fifth Avenue shopping spree was pricier than expected. Blame Donald Trump. Comment?
Wednesday | via TaxVox
This post is part of the Tax Policy Center's new series, Tax Line , which digs into the data behind the day's most pressing tax policy issues. You can read all posts in this series by clicking on the topics tag, TaxLine , at the bottom of this post. Comment?
Tuesday Dec 6 | via Curbed
Next March, the General Services Administration is expected to choose a development team and campus location for the FBI headquarters. According to The Washington Post , there is a possibility that the chosen developer for the new FBI headquarters might end up being a Trump associate. Comment?
2 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
Expedia has transitioned HomeAways model from a listing model to a fee model allowing travelers to book rentals directly through HomeAway . HomeAways margins on their Traveler Fee are enormous and the business will be a cash cow for years to come. Comment?
3 min ago | via The Daily News-Record
A federal judge has approved a settlement between "Real Housewives of New Jersey" cast member Teresa Giudice and her creditors. NJ.com reports Giudice will keep 55 percent of any potential winnings from the legal malpractice suit, with the remaining 45 percent going to any remaining creditors. Comment?
4 min ago | via Silicon Alley Insider
One thing is working in this economy that has been stuck for years in a slow-growth mire: the inflation of asset prices. And the Federal Reserve, which has been engineering this miracle so adroitly, just released its latest progress report. Comment?
8 min ago | via Lake Cowichan Gazette
Home buyers moving from Vancouver's overheated housing market have upped the number of million dollar home sales in Victoria. Re/Max Realty's 2016 Spotlight on Luxury report, which reports on trends in the luxury market, reported an unprecedented increase in the sale of homes priced at over $1 million, and the trend appears to be continuing. Comment?
27 min ago | via Athens Banner-Herald
A development proposal that would return part of an intown residential neighborhood to what it was a century ago has captured the imagination of Athens-Clarke County planning commissioners, but neighborhood residents are worried it could bring additional traffic and might force their property taxes upward. Laurie deVegter, an Atlanta-based real estate agent and developer who specializes in smaller houses, is under contract to purchase a lot of less than a half-acre at 1252 West Hancock Avenue near North Billups Street. Comment?
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