Perkasie Real Estate News
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Sunday Sep 13 | via Philly.com
The things that drew Frank Dolski to Buckingham Township in 1998 are still bringing home buyers to the Bucks County community in 2015. "Doylestown is just 21/2 miles away and in a few minutes you are out in the country, riding horses," says Dolski, a longtime agent with Coldwell Banker Hearthside Realtors in Lahaska. Comment?
Jul 30, 2015 | via Philly.com
The number of U.S. homes worth less than what is owed on their mortgages dropped in the second quarter, another positive sign that the national housing market is shaking off the effects of the prolonged downturn. RealtyTrac, an Irvine, Calif.-based real estate information company that monitors foreclosures, reported Thursday that the percentage of so-called seriously underwater properties fell to 13.3 percent of all U.S. homes with mortgages in the quarter, or 7.44 million. Comment?
May 29, 2015 | via Patch.com
Miller claimed more than $200,000 in fraudulent insurance payments after a flood devastated the playhouse in 2006, prosecutors said. Miller owned the theater, a former grist mill, for more than three decades before defaulting on more than $2 million in mortgages , NJ.com reported. Comment?
May 26, 2015 | via Realtor Magazine
It's easy to switch to autopilot when you're operating in what can be a high-pressure industry. Just don't overlook your most important asset as a real estate broker: people. Comment?
May 1, 2015 | via Philly.com
There's nothing fancy about the ensemble of redbrick houses that line the 3600 block of Lancaster Avenue in Powelton Village. Built in the late 1870s, when the avenue linked country farms to city markets, the modest, wood-trimmed buildings housed working people who tended shops on the ground floor. Comment?
Monday Oct 5 | via The Centrist
By James Paul Have a spare $1,000 lying around? If so, you'd probably make a mortgage payment or buy several weeks of groceries. You might even sock it away in your 401 or kid's college fund. Comment?
Sunday Oct 4 | via The Times-Tribune
Kelly Klaproth, PA-C, joins the practice and will assist Louis J. Freedman, M.D. Ms. Klaproth earned her Bachelor of Science in medical studies and her master's in physician assistant studies from King's College. Comment?
Saturday Oct 3 | via Christian Science Monitor
In recent years we've become painfully accustomed to hearing about rising home prices and decreasing home affordability . And once again, a measure of national home prices, as well as NerdWallet's own analysis of housing affordability, confirm the growing issue. Comment?
Tuesday Sep 29 | via JD Supra
On September 24, 2015, the CFPB and DOJ announced a joint action against Hudson City Savings Bank for allegedly discriminatory redlining practices from 2009 through 2013 in certain neighborhoods in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, and Pennsylvania in violation of the Equal Credit Opportunity Act and the Fair Housing Act. Over the past few months, officials from both the Bureau and DOJ have spoken publicly about redlining concerns, noting that they have seen a resurgence in the practice. Comment?
Sunday Sep 20 | via The Jersey Journal
The local housing market is on an upswing, or maybe approaching one. It depends how you look at the numbers. Comment?
4 min ago | via City Pages
In rural America a firm handshake means something. Molecular gastronomy does not. Comment?
16 min ago | via The Globe and Mail
In case you missed it, Stephen Poloz says it's not his job to stop people from making dumb choices. At the end of the day, the Bank of Canada governor said on the weekend, borrowers and bankers "bear the ultimate responsibility for their own decisions." Comment?
41 min ago | via National Public Radio
55 min ago | via Inman Real Estate News
Through August, sales of single-family homes and condos were at an eight-year high nationwide with a growing share of buyers using FHA loans to purchase. We also looked at the markets with the biggest decrease in home sales from a year ago, and not too surprisingly, these are all in the Rust Belt, which continues to experience a population drain. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Globe and Mail
Some enterprising young adult might start asking why governments feel the need to make Canada so expensive for housing, much to the disadvantage and discontent of millennials. Some enterprising young adult might start asking why governments feel the need to make Canada so expensive for housing, much to the disadvantage and discontent of millennials. Comment?
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