Parkin Real Estate News
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Monday Sep 28 | via Housing Wire
A year ago next week, the search for Beverly Carter , the Arkansas Realtor who had been missing since Sep. 25, 2014, ended tragically when her body was found in a shallow grave about 25 miles north of Little Rock. Carter was kidnapped while showing a home sometime in the early evening hours of Sep. 25, a Thursday. Comment?
Saturday Sep 19 | via The City Wire
At the state level there were 353 foreclosure filings last month, up 108% from a year ago. The filings are comprised of 211 bank repossessions and 142 scheduled auctions, according to RealtyTrac. Comment?
Sep 1, 2015 | via NWAonline
Eight Arkansas cities included in the Arkansas Tech Business Index had above-average economic activity ratings during the year's second quarter. Arkansas Tech said in a statement that Bentonville, Fayetteville, Springdale, Rogers, Fort Smith, Conway, Hot Springs and Mountain Home each finished the quarter with a 100 or greater rating, which is above the state average since 2009. Comment?
Aug 26, 2015 | via Mortgage News Daily
The topline news while accurate is also growing monotonous : housing market continues to improve. Freddie Mac added another chapter to the seemingly endless tale today with its updated Multi-Indicator Market Index or MiMi. Comment?
Aug 21, 2015 | via News 88.9 KNPR
Student loans have become an issue in the presidential campaign, especially on the Democratic side. And it's no wonder. Comment?
5 min ago | via Reuters
How else do you explain the strong relationship between the appearance of words like "equity values", "froth", and "lending standards" in interest-rate setting discussions and the Fed cutting interest rates? There is a stronger relationship, in fact, between discussions around the basics of financial analysis and financial distress and easing than the ones found between inflation and unemployment and monetary policy. A paper co-authored by Boston Fed President Eric Rosengren makes the case that the Fed does manage the economy to a third mandate of financial stability to go along with its congressionally mandated ones on inflation and employment. Comment?
9 min ago | via West Australian
The Reserve Bank has given mortgage holders a little more certainty as it waits on its United States counterpart to start lifting interest rates. Following its meeting today, the bank left the cash rate at its equal record low of 2 per cent. Comment?
13 min ago | via The Orlando Sentinel
Florida, long ranked as the top state for foreclosures, has the country's worst rate of disbursing $1 billion in federal foreclosure-relief funds, according to a new report by a federal enforcement agency. Five years into a foreclosure-relief program known as the Hardest Hit Fund, a lack of oversight by the U.S. Treasury Department has allowed Florida to deny more applicants and disburse a lower percentage of funds than other states, according to the Special Inspector General for the Troubled Asset Relief Program. Comment?
35 min ago | via American Reporter
There's been a lot of talk of late that there are glimmers of hope in the American economy. Since President Obama's economic stimulus package was enacted and the Federal Reserve and the Treasury Department both announced plans to buy up distressed assets and backstop mortgage-backed securities, the financial markets seemed to have steadied themselves. Comment?
36 min ago | via Press-Telegram
Cordelia Green receives flowers from Erin Rank, President and CEO of Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles welcoming her to her new home. Cordelia Green is a single mother of two who works in Long Beach and dreamed of owning a home of her own. Comment?
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