Oak Harbor Real Estate News
Saturday May 2 | via Whidbey News-Times
The city officials purchased the 35,000-square-foot building, which once housed JC Penney, for $2.6 million last year. The intent is to use the parking space in back of the building, which is adjacent to Windjammer Park, as the site of the new sewage treatment plant. Comment?
Friday Apr 17 | via Journal of the San Juans
The first quarter results for San Juan Island were very exciting, as the real estate dollar volume was up 36% from the same three month period in 2014. The number of transactions was 50, which is down 8%. Comment?
Feb 14, 2015 | via Whidbey News-Times
Goetz confronted the Island County assessor and treasurer in person after getting what he said felt like the runaround via email regarding a $6,000 property tax charge. Because of his persistence, the state Department of Revenue is allowing Island County to refund his money in full under a "manifest error," Island County Assessor Mary Engle said Friday. Comment?
Feb 11, 2015 | via South Whidbey Record
Island County home prices for 2014 were at their highest since 2007, with a median value for single family homes at $264,950. According to data released by the Northwest Multiple Listing Service, this is an increase of $9,950 since 2013, when the median price in Island County reached $255,000. Comment?
Feb 11, 2015 | via Peninsula Daily News
Residents came to gripe about noise from Navy Growlers this week, and City Council members agreed. The council plans to solicit comments on a Navy plan for electronic warfare training and a separate plan to add more EA-18G Growler jets to the Naval Air Station at Whidbey Island. Comment?
Thursday Apr 30 | via Mortgage News Daily
Bottom Right Default State Name: State Name underscore: State Name dash: State Name lower underscore: State Name lower dash: State Name lower: State Abbreviation: State Abbreviation Lower: It is a continuously updated stream of news from around the web Visit throughout the day for the latest breaking news. WASHINGTON, - U.S. labor costs rose solidly in the first quarter as wages in the private sector increased, which could keep the Federal Reserve on track to raise interest rates this year. Comment?
Tuesday Apr 21 | via The Washington Post
The Federal Reserve would be at the helm of a reorganized regulatory system eliminating the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency and combining other agencies in a plan released Monday by the Volcker Alliance, a group formed in 2013 by the former central bank chairman. In a report outlining the plan, the group described its aim as a simpler, clearer and more adaptive regime. Comment?
Friday Apr 17 | via Journal Gazette
Washington State Auditor Troy Kelley, the elected official charged with rooting out government fraud and waste, pleaded not guilty Thursday after a federal grand jury indictment charged him with filing false tax returns, attempted obstruction of a civil lawsuit and possession of more than $1 million in stolen property related to his former ... (more) Comment?
Thursday Apr 16 | via KNUS-AM Aurora
Washington State Auditor Troy Kelley, the elected official tasked with rooting out government fraud and waste, has been indicted by a federal grand jury on charges of filing false tax returns, attempted obstruction of a civil lawsuit and possession of stolen property. The 41-page indictment was unsealed Thursday, alleging various misdeeds by Kelley in connection with mortgage title services companies he previously ran. Comment?
Thursday Apr 16 | via Business Journal
OB Jacobi , Windermere Real Estate president, has been working for several years to help launch a residential real estate program at the University of Washington. He spoke at the Puget Sound Business Journal's 35th Anniversary Roundtable discussion last week. Comment?
4 hrs ago | via Sydney Morning Herald
After wrong-footing most market watchers in March and April, the Reserve Bank had little choice but to cut rates this time around. What can I save by paying extra off my home loan? Use Money's Extra Repayments Calculator to find out The need to further stimulate the economy has outweighed concerns that another rate cut will add fuel to the house price boom in Sydney and, to a lesser extent, in Melbourne. Comment?
28 min ago | via Salem News
County Treasurer vs. Maxine M. Hartman Family Trust, et al., foreclosures sought for alleged delinquent taxes for minerals only on a 9.61 acres tract in Washington Township and a 20-foot strip of vacant land on Hibbetts Mill Road, Wellsville. Comment?
30 min ago | via Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal
Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper. You can view today's paper or previous issues. Comment?
30 min ago | via Independent.ie
New figures from the Courts Service show 586 repossession orders were made by the Circuit Court in the first quarter of 2015, compared to 95 in the first quarter of 2014. Almost 400 of the orders were for primary homes, and almost 100 were for buy-to-lets, the figures obtained by The Irish Times show. Comment?
30 min ago | via Independent.ie
Sources said the airline and unions agreed the lawsuit would be dropped as part of the process of resolving the pensions dispute. *Longford energy firm Airsynergy has completed a 4.5m fundraising round as it advances plans for a full commercial launch of its products. Comment?
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