Ocala Real Estate News
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May 20, 2015 | via Business Journal
The Dayton region sits among the top metros with the biggest home-flipping returns in the first quarter, according to RealtyTrac. Among markets with at least 50 completed single-family home flips in the first quarter, Dayton-area investors saw an average 54 percent return on investments. Comment?
May 6, 2015 | via Housing Wire
A total of 17,309 single family homes were flipped - sold as part of an arms-length sale for the second time within a 12-month period - in the first quarter of 2015, 4% of all single family home sales during the quarter, according to RealtyTrac . The share of homes flipped in the first quarter was the lowest since the second quarter of 2011, when 3.4% of all single family home sales were completed flips. Comment?
May 6, 2015 | via AndhraNews
The share of homes flipped in the first quarter was the lowest since the second quarter of 2011, when 3.4 percent of all single family home sales were completed flips. The average gross profit -- the difference between the purchase price and the flipped price -- for completed flips in the first quarter was $72,450, up from $65,290 in the previous quarter and up from $61,684 in the first quarter of 2014 to the highest level going back to the first quarter of 2011, the earliest where data is available. Comment?
Apr 26, 2015 | via Rocky Mount Telegram
The Telegraph of Macon reports pilots were found to be at fault in a fatal small plane crash in January 2012 and a hot-air balloon crash in March 2012. Former Coliseum Health System CEO Allen Golson and his wife flew from Macon to Ocala, Fla. Comment?
Mar 20, 2015 | via Courthouse News Service
The owner of a now-defunct mortgage lender cannot duck claims that he defrauded the United States of millions of dollars by falsifying loan applications, a federal judge ruled. Home America Mortgage, a former private lender based in Atlanta, and Ocala, Fla.-based Taylor, Bean & Whitaker Mortgage Corp., which acted as the underwriter for Home America's mortgage loans, faced claims that they induced the United States to insure dozens of bad mortgage loans. Comment?
13 hrs ago | via Examiner.com
If you've been waiting for the right time to invest in commercial real estate opportunities in Florida, there's a property out there with your name on it! Whether you plan to invest in sunny Florida with a large initial sum, or a more reserved figure, there's a commercial property that's perfect for you. In order to find what you're seeking, you need someone who's experienced in the commercial real estate market and is familiar with the sunny state of Florida. Comment?
23 hrs ago | via Financial News & Daily Record
Gail Dasta, broker at Salus Realty, studies new TILA-RESPA disclosure forms at a June training seminar. The documents help consumers understand what they owe before taking out a mortgage. Comment?
Yesterday | via TheDailyBeast.com
Jeb Bush says he released 33 years of tax returns this week because he wants to be the most transparent candidate to run for president in 2016. But if that's really the case, why is he continuing to obfuscate some of his most lucrative and potentially controversial business dealings he had before announcing his candidacy like his work as an "adviser" for investment bank Lehman Brothers ? So, if Jeb won't tell you what Jeb exactly did while working on Wall Street, in the interests of transparency and disclosure, I will try. Comment?
Wednesday | via Florida Trend
Strong job growth and low mortgage rates have prompted greater demand for housing, boosting home values. The continued gains are at roughly double the pace of wage growth, but current levels appear more manageable than the double-digit home price increases seen during parts of 2013 and 2014. Comment?
Wednesday | via GlobeSt.com
'Over the last few years South Florida's real estate market has rebounded, largely due to foreign cash, which has led to a continuous uptick in prices.' ORLANDO-Recent reports suggest that fewer foreign buyers are investing in Miami condos. Comment?
6 min ago | via York Dispatch
After 12 years and more than 100,000 visits from students, volunteers and teachers, Junior Achievement of South Central Pennsylvania's facilities are in need of maintenance and repair. The nonprofit has launched a $1.25 million capital campaign and has already raised about $823,000 through private solicitation. Comment?
15 min ago | via Bangor Daily News
The City Council again will consider whether it should regulate short-term rentals, three months after it backed off such proposals in the face of opposition from homeowners who rent out rooms. Proposals by the Legislature to impose state regulations on short-term vacation rentals failed when the Legislature's Health and Human Services Committee voted 12-0 to kill the bill, LD 436. Comment?
15 min ago | via The Globe and Mail
Greater Vancouver saw the price for detached houses average $1,442,296 last month, up from $1,200,539 in June, 2014, the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver said Friday. Greater Vancouver saw the price for detached houses average $1,442,296 last month, up from $1,200,539 in June, 2014, the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver said Friday. Comment?
36 min ago | via Rediff.com
Despite these advantages consider your options carefully and make a decision based on your abilities and your financial goals, says Abhishek Agarwal. shwini Dutta has a 15-year home loan of Rs 40 lakh that he had availed at an interest rate of 11.25 per cent. Comment?
36 min ago | via Canadian Business Magazine
Despite rising debt levels and increasing home prices, Canadians continue to allocate less income toward paying off debt, according to the Canadian Household Financial Health and Consumer Credit Q1 2015 report [paywall] recently published by credit rating agency DBRS. Consumer debt servicing dropped to 3.0% in the first quarter, from a peak of 4.2% in the fourth quarter of 2007. Comment?
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