Pearl Real Estate News
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Apr 16, 2015 | via Mississippi Business Journal
Such Mississippi cities as Ridgeland and Pearl are fed up with multi-family residential complexes to the point they want to retroactively zone them out of existence. Comment?
Jul 13, 2015 | via Christian Science Monitor
The same amount of cash goes much further in states like Mississippi and Missouri than it does in expensive areas like Washington D.C. or Hawaii. But do better infrastructure and urban amenities make up for it? A residential area is seen in San Jose, Calif, Jan. 21, 2009. Comment?
Jul 3, 2015 | via WALA
As part of a group settlement of local government claims for economic losses caused by the 2010 BP Oil Spill, Biloxi Mayor Andrew "FoFo" Gilich announced today the City Council has authorized the Mayor to accept an offer of nearly $5 million to settle Biloxi's claim. "Although we believe Biloxi's total damages from lost taxes are greater than the amount of the settlement, there is no guarantee an extended legal battle will generate a higher number," Gilich said. Comment?
Jun 10, 2015 | via Business Journal
Two Mississippi real estate companies have combined to create a single Century 21 franchise with the largest marketshare in the state. Century 21 Maselle & Associates has acquired Bob Leigh & Associates through a five-year financial agreement for an undisclosed amount, bringing 106 real estate agents and seven Mississippi cities to the Century 21 franchise. Comment?
May 28, 2015 | via Mississippi Business Journal
By JACK WEATHERLY The housing market in the Jackson area and across the state is in the first phase of a rise in construction.Residential permits in Mississippi for one- and two-unit dwellings rose 15.7 percent for the first four months of 2015 compared with the corresponding period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau on ... (more) Comment?
Apr 29, 2015 | via Mississippi Business Journal
In a recent meeting with Beth Hansen, CEO of the Mississippi Association of Realtors, we discussed Mississippi's real estate market and its recovery from the shock of the housing crisis. Comment?
6 min ago | via South China Morning Post
Asset manager sees opportunities for investment in China as economic slowdown takes toll but rules out HK on risks from higher interest rates BlackRock's John Saunders says an increase in interest rates will trigger a significant pullback in home prices in Hong Kong. Photo: May Tse BlackRock, the world's largest asset manager, says it is time to actively look for real estate opportunities in the mainland as the economic slowdown takes its toll, but cautions against investments in Hong Kong because it is too early in the interest-rate cycle. Comment?
7 min ago | via Florida Trend
In a blistering report released today, federal investigators say Florida has consistently "under-performed'' other states in using federal mortgage assistance money to help desperate homeowners facing foreclosure. Read more at the Tampa Bay Times , the AP , the Orlando Sentinel , and the Miami Herald . Comment?
Yesterday | via WWSB
A team from the National Transportation Safety Board was on its way to Jacksonville on Tuesday morning to study debris from a sunken U.S.-based cargo ship, conduct interviews, and look at documents to find out what went wrong and how to prevent such incidents in the future. TALLAHASSEE, Fla. Comment?
19 min ago | via TheStreet.com
NEW YORK - So you're hoping to sell a house or close on a new one by the end of this year: best of luck As of October 3, new mortgage documents required under the Dodd-Frank Act are streamlining the roughly 30-year-old Good Faith Estimate, Truth in Lending Act TILA disclosure, HUD-1 settlement statement and various other documents into just two: a Loan Estimate and a Closing Disclosure. The TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosure rule, known as TRID, produces a shorter stack of paper before closing, but it also makes a nice set of shackles if you're making changes before sealing the deal. Comment?
23 min ago | via The Coastal Courier
At some point along the way we all apply for credit. How can one be certain they are in the right condition to optimize the credit experience? Optimization in this case means getting the best rate of interest available, here is how. Comment?
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