Polkton Real Estate News
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Jul 5, 2016 | via Anson Record
Anson County citizens owe $1,071,000 in delinquent taxes for last year, according to county tax collector Joe Dutton, who said the county will become "more aggressive" this year. The $1 million is owed just for 2015. Comment?
Jun 19, 2016 | via Anson Record
Habitat for Humanity has partnered with the United States Department of Agriculture Rural Development and North Carolina Housing Finance Agency to assist the home buyers to build and purchase their homes. Habitat for Humanity requires that the home buyers participate in building their own home by providing sweat equity. Comment?
Wednesday Aug 17 | via The Daily Beast
Donald Trump is trailing badly in the polls, but not according to his most ardent fans who see the polls as just another tool of the liberal, lying media. Every four years amid the presidential election, another kind of popularity contest gets underway, one that selects the new members of the professional peanut gallery of pundits, writers, and social media stars who, through persistence or dumb luck, find themselves in the odd and delicate position of influencing the public discourse. Comment?
Monday Aug 15 | via The Washington Post
Post Properties Inc. shares rose the most in seven years after Mid-America Apartment Communities Inc. agreed to buy the real estate investment trust for about $3.9 billion, forming a company with about 105,000 multifamily units amid rising demand for rental housing. Post Properties investors will get 0.71 of a Mid-America share for each of their stock, the companies said in a statement Monday. Comment?
Thursday Aug 11 | via CBS News
It's no secret that the price of a house depends a lot on its location. According to a new study by Bankrate.com , mortgage closing costs also vary widely from place to place. Comment?
Tuesday Aug 9 | via SNL Financial
New Market CEO Joel Murphy said in the news release that the acquisition represents the company's initial expansion into the North Carolina and south Florida markets. The acquisition was financed through separate nonrecourse first mortgage loans from Nationwide Life Insurance Co. Comment?
Jul 26, 2016 | via The London Free Press
This screenshot from a new website, Innclusive.com, shows the company's homepage. The founders of Innclusive.com started the vacation rentals website because of concerns about racism in the vacation rental industry, including travelers who said they'd experienced racism from Airbnb hosts. Comment?
46 min ago | via The Washington Post
Agricultural Bank of China Ltd., the nation's third-largest lender by assets, posted a 0.5 percent profit gain in the second quarter as bad loans climbed. Net income rose to 50.46 billion yuan in the three months through June, according to a statement released by the Beijing-based bank on Friday. Comment?
50 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
A flatter yield curve reinforces the challenges faced by mortgage REITs as mortgage rates aren't moving up enough despite expectations for higher rates. Last week I mentioned that Chairwoman Janet Yellen would be addressing the market from Wyoming. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Philly.com
Alan J. Heavens has been writing about real estate and home improvement for 27 of his 36 years at the Inquirer and for most of his 49 years as a reporter. Author of three books, he was "The Gadgeteer" on the Discovery Channel's Home Matters and president of the National Association of Real Estate Editors. Comment?
1 hr ago | via The Globe and Mail
TD Bank posted a 4-per-cent increase in quarterly profit from a year earlier as gains from its U.S. bank and capital-markets business offset declining domestic retail operations. TD Bank posted a 4-per-cent increase in quarterly profit from a year earlier as gains from its U.S. bank and capital-markets business offset declining domestic retail operations. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Marina Times
Just when I thought I was going to write about how to take advantage of the late-summer real estate market in San Francisco, the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union. There is never a dull moment in our international real estate market. Comment?
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