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May 7, 2016 | via The Florida Times-Union
There may be differing opinions on charter schools from an educational point of view, but one thing is clear: They're very active in the real estate market. There may be differing opinions on charter schools from an educational point of view, but one thing is clear: They're very active in the real estate market. Comment?
Mar 21, 2016 | via The Florida Times-Union
James P. Machado has been named president of St. Vincent's Medical Center Clay County, one of St. Vincent's HealthCare's three medical centers. Machado was most recently chief executive officer of Community Health Systems Inc. Tammy Wilson will be promoted to senior vice president of sales and marketing and Mark Nighbor to vice president of marketing and communications at Advanced Disposal. Comment?
Mar 11, 2016 | via Financial News & Daily Record
Area commercial real estate brokers honored industry professionals and projects Thursday night, recognizing the Downtown Jessie Ball duPont Center and its development contractor, Danis Construction LLC, as the construction project and green project of the year for 2015. Danis redeveloped the former Haydon Burns Library for the Jessie Ball duPont Fund, which leases the space to nonprofits and provides use of it to the community. Comment?
Feb 9, 2016 | via The Florida Times-Union
It might be a month before town officials decide whether to continue seeking a court order to close the troubled Rodeway Inn - declared a public nuisance because of its history of pervasive criminal activity as well as public safety, health and building code violations. Clay County Circuit Judge Mike Sharitt on Tuesday granted an emergency motion by the motel's mortgage company and ordered an outside manager to take over operation of the $40-a-night, extended-stay motel. Comment?
Jan 8, 2016 | via The Florida Times-Union
Town Attorney Sam Garrison filed a petition Jan. 5 seeking enforcement of the Nuisance Abatement Board's order closing the rundown $40-a-night Park Avenue motel owned by Jax Inns Inc. The board has declared the extended-stay motel a public nuisance, citing its extensive history as a site for pervasive criminal activity, including the use, sale or manufacture of illegal drugs, prostitution and related crimes. The petition asks the court to issue a mandatory injunction prohibiting the corporation from operating or maintaining the Rodeway Inn as a hotel/motel or any substantially similar use through Dec. 31, 2016, or until a prior time to that date as decided by the Nuisance Abatement Board. Comment?
15 hrs ago | via National Mortgage News
The rate of foreclosures among outstanding mortgages in the Sarasota-Manatee region fell to 1.46 percent in April from 2.93 percent a year earlier, data provider CoreLogic reported Tuesday. The foreclosure rate in Charlotte County dropped to 1.38 percent from 2.81 percent in the same period in 2015. Comment?
Tuesday | via Florida Trend
Spurred by rising job growth and home construction, Florida's economy is expected to continue to grow at a faster pace than the national forecast for the next four years, according to the latest forecast from University of Central Florida economist Sean Snaith. "The fundamental underpinnings of the housing market in Florida continue to strengthen. Comment?
Tuesday | via Florida Trend
Florida's economy will continue to outpace the rest of the country for the next four years, pushing the state toward having a $1 trillion economy by 2018, according to the latest economic forecast from the University of Central Florida. Snaith said the Sunshine State is enjoying both rising job growth and home construction. Comment?
Friday Jun 24 | via The Orlando Sentinel
Orlando-based Butler & Hosch law firm, which collapsed suddenly in 2015, and its founder are facing a new $12 million dollar lawsuit. The new lawsuit was filed Tuesday in Baltimore federal court, by former business partners of Robert Hosch Jr. - attorneys Mark and Gerard Wittstadt of the Baltimore area. Comment?
Wednesday Jun 22 | via The Orlando Sentinel
Orlando's housing market outperformed the state's during May, with double the percentage price increases compared with South Florida, a new report shows. The midpoint sales price for a house in Metro Orlando last month was $225,000, an increase of 12.5 percent from a year earlier. Comment?
1 min ago | via Kirkus Reviews
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18 min ago | via Realty Times
Last week, Britain voted to leave the European Union, an unexpected and historic decision that has been scrutinized all over the world - and is causing the kind of political hindsight and regret within Britain that has many asking if the vote can be undone. Or redone. Comment?
Tuesday Jun 21 | via Albany Times Union
Routine use of small drones by real estate agents, farmers, filmmakers and countless other commercial operators was cleared for takeoff by the Obama administration Tuesday, after years of struggling to write rules that would both protect public safety and free the benefits of a new technology. The Federal Aviation Administration announced the creation of a new category of aviation rules designed specifically for drones weighing less than 55 pounds. Comment?
Tuesday Jun 21 | via GlobeNewswire
The 30-year fixed mortgage rate on ZillowA Mortgages is currently 3.41 percent, up two basis points from this time last week. The 30-year fixed mortgage hovered around 3.38 percent for most of the week before rising to the current rate. Comment?
Tuesday Jun 21 | via The China Post
Lennar delivered more homes and at higher prices during its second quarter, exceeding expectations that Wall Street had for the nation's second-largest homebuilder. The Miami company had a 10 percent jump in new orders over the three-month period that is crucial in the housing industry, CEO Stuart Miller said in a company statement Tuesday. Comment?
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