Petersburg Real Estate News
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Wednesday Jun 8 | via Alaska Journal of Commerce
The Legislature forwarded a bill to Gov. Bill Walker that will stave off steep insurance premium increases in the individual market - at a $55 million cost to the state - at least for two years. Reinsurance is a form of subsidy for insurance providers. Comment?
Wednesday Jun 1 | via Alaska Journal of Commerce
As the state Legislature chases solutions to a $4 billion budget gap and the oil and gas industry bleeds cash on the North Slope, Alaska's financial institutions are still increasing loans but seeing some impacts from the price collapse on the state's leading economic driver. Some of the state's three largest banks - Wells Fargo, First National Bank Alaska, and Northrim BanCorp - have continued to increase loan portfolios and deposits, though they acknowledge the state's precarious oil-driven position. Comment?
May 16, 2016 | via Anchorage Daily News
Donald Trump's presidential campaign unveiled its long list of Alaska honorary campaign chairs Monday, boasting an array of high-profile supporters who span the state's conservative political spectrum. The campaign's chairman is Jim Crawford, a longtime party activist and commercial real estate broker whose mortgage company was closed by a federal bankruptcy court in 2001. 2 comments
Mar 16, 2016 | via Alaska Journal of Commerce
Alaska's state budget and economy hang over dangerous cliff, but the state's financial institutions haven't been pushed to the edge yet. Alaska's banks and credit unions showed growth in 2015, driven by commercial lending growth statewide and optimism for housing markets in the Interior. Comment?
Mar 14, 2016 | via APRN
When Alaskans renew their car or homeowners insurance policy, insurers can't use their credit history to determine their rate, without their approval. While sponsors say this will benefit most people in the state, opponents are concerned about the impact on low-income residents, rural Alaskans, and minorities. Comment?
7 min ago | via MLive.com
It's a designation that might be surprising to some in a city with a population that has been steadily declining in population since the 1960s and that has lost about one-third of its property values over the last decade. But the study - which bases its conclusions on leading indicators such as employment rates, demographics, mortgage market and home prices - projects that the Saginaw Metropolitan Statistical area will have one of the healthiest and most sustainable housing markets in the country over the next year. Comment?
18 min ago | via Inman
Foremost, marketing brings exposure to your business. Then, lead generation , when done effectively, gets you in front of those that plan to go to the closing table because they want to buy or sell real estate. Comment?
25 min ago | via Ledger-Enquirer.com
High school grads and college students need only hit the mailbox to find offer after offer for private student loans. And given the round of rate hikes for college tuition taking hold for the 2016-17 school year, well, those promotional mailings are likely to get a lot more tempting. Comment?
26 min ago | via Watauga Democrat
Putting dollars into a home remodeling project should be done with care. After all, your decisions could affect your home's value if you sell it in the future. Comment?
28 min ago | via Daily Political
According to Zacks, "EverBank Financial Corp is a diversified financial services company engaged in providing banking, lending and investing products and services. It originates, invests in, sells and services residential mortgage loans, equipment leases and various other consumer and commercial loans. Comment?
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