Penfield Real Estate News
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Saturday Oct 3 | via Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Of the homeowners in Monroe County, about 10 percent are near the poverty level. But programs help low-income people save for a house and teach them the financial skills to be successful. Comment?
Aug 17, 2015 | via Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
New foreclosure filings have begun to level off in New York but remain higher than they were prior to the housing crisis, according to a report Monday from the state Comptroller's Office. There were 43,868 new foreclosure cases filed last year in New York courts, down from 46,696 the previous year, Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli's office found. Comment?
Jul 16, 2015 | via Rochester Business Journal
Area home sales dropped 6 percent in the second quarter compared with a year ago, the Greater Rochester Association of Realtors Inc. reported Friday, but new listings and pending home sales are on the rise. A total of 2,868 home sales closed in the quarter, down from 3,051 a year ago. Comment?
Apr 16, 2015 | via Rochester Business Journal
The leaders at Re/Max Plus believe the firm's success is based on a simple premise. "Our whole appeal is built around our agents," said Robert Miglioratti, one of the eight real estate broker/owners of the business. Comment?
Mar 26, 2015 | via CNN
As Sacramento real estate broker Alexis Moore observes: "The crooks don't always have on orange jump suits. Many are former real estate professionals who are using the system." Comment?
12 hrs ago | via AmericanBankingNews.com
According to Zacks, "Berkshire Hills Bancorp, Inc. is a bank holding company. Through its subsidiaries, the company is engaged as a community bank that accepts retail deposits from the general public in the areas surrounding its full-service banking offices and uses those funds,together with funds generated from operations and borrowings, to originate residential mortgage loans, commercial business and real estate loans and consumer loans, primarily indirect automobile loans. Comment?
23 hrs ago | via Grand Island Pennysaver
Since 2012, attorney general's foreclosure prevention and relief programs have helped more than 50,000 New York families fight to keep their homes Earlier this week, New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman announced $11.5 million in new funding for more than two-dozen legal services organizations statewide to help prevent foreclosures, keep families in their homes, and rebuild communities hit hardest by the housing crash. Awards will be granted to 28 legal services providers with proven track records of providing services to at-risk homeowners. Comment?
Thursday | via The Real Deal
The premise of "The Closing" interview is simple: each month, sit down with an individual who not only made it to the summit of the New York real estate industry, but through a combination of skill, grit, and chutzpah, shaped it. The interviews have endured because they are so personal: they go beyond the deals and reveal what makes the dealmaker tick. Comment?
Wednesday Oct 7 | via Finance and Commerce
The Dallas-Fort Worth area of Texas, prized for its diverse job market and success luring companies that are relocating, ranked as the top area for commercial-property investment in a survey of almost 1,500 real estate executives, according to a report Wednesday by the Urban Land Institute and PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP. Austin, Texas, and Charlotte, North Carolina, followed - while the big coastal cities of New York, San Francisco and Boston, traditional magnets for buyers, were deemed less attractive. Comment?
Monday Oct 5 | via Reuters
MONTERREY, October 05 The supply of mortgage loans in Mexico has diversified in recent years, underpinned by a more competitive environment, the low level of interest rates, a gradual recovery of the construction sector, and the current housing needs in Mexico, according to a new Fitch Ratings dashboard report. The report also discusses key factors affecting the credit profiles of main participants in the industry. Comment?
28 min ago | via The Washington Post
The rules that financial pros say people should follow if they want to build wealth are usually straightforward - pay your bills on time, have cash on hand for a rainy day and invest money for your future. Sounds easy enough, but for many people these milestones can feel out of reach. Comment?
35 min ago | via The Oregonian
Portland ranked dead last among about 90 metro areas in a new report analyzing the number of homes within the budget of a typical construction worker. Only 9.2 percent of area listings are affordable on the median Portland construction worker's salary of $27,000, the real estate website Zillow found. Comment?
37 min ago | via WTEN-TV Albany
Peeking through the window this looks like the perfect place to rent, but you can't go inside to get a better look as instructed by the Craigslist rental posting. So why did the realtor post this sign? She says she saw beautiful photos of the home on Clayton Street on Craigslist, and a monthly rent rate she couldn't resist. Comment?
58 min ago | via AmericanBankingNews.com
Resource America announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 8th, Marketbeat.com reports. Stockholders of record on Monday, October 19th will be paid a dividend of 0.06 per share on Friday, October 30th. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Fox News
You hear about home prices all the time. Just watch your local news and you'll hear how much the "average" home prices in your community are up or down compared to last month or last year. Comment?
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