Portland Real Estate News
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2 hrs ago | via Toledo Blade
Ann and Oscar Mack had fallen behind on property taxes and knew they faced foreclosure on their home of 20 years. But they didn't know their house on Maiden Street, in a blighted east side Detroit neighborhood, was already listed for auction. Comment?
Friday Aug 19 | via Live Charts
Markets are likely to turn their attention back towards the US Federal Reserve in the coming week. The US central bank will hold its annual week-long Economic Symposium at Jackson Hole, Wyoming, with chair Janet Yellen herself due to deliver a speech on 26 August entitled The Federal Reserve's Monetary Policy Toolkit, while the topic on debate at the wider conference was "Designing Resilient Monetary Policy Frameworks for the Future". Comment?
Tuesday Aug 16 | via New York Post
Hillary Clinton on Tuesday named a former top lobbyist for bailed-out mortgage company Fannie Mae to co-chair her presidential transition team. Tom Donilon's time at the company, 1999-2005, was at the height of the housing bubble, just before the market crashed in 2008. Comment?
Friday Aug 12 | via National Mortgage News
A Detroit-based group of activists and university professors said the city's policy of shutting off water to those who don't pay water bills is driving residents from their homes and exacerbating the city's foreclosure crisis. The group's research, released as a published report Thursday, provides maps of Detroit showing concentrations of "thousands of families being deprived of water and simultaneously having their homes taken," according to a news release. Comment?
Jul 20, 2016 | via FindLaw
Beverly Adkins, Charmaine Williams, Rebecca Pettway, Rubbie McCoy, and William Young, on Behalf of Themselves and All Others Similarly Situated, and Michigan Legal Services, Plaintiffs-Appellants, v. Morgan Stanley, Morgan Stanley & Co. Comment?
37 min ago | via The Daily Advance
City officials and a local Realtor still hope to fill a city-owned, 173-acre industrial park that has been vacant for the last seven years. The 420th Street Industrial Park was certified as "shovel ready" in 2012. Comment?
37 min ago | via The Daily Advance
Efforts to revitalize one of Dubuque's oldest neighborhoods will continue under a new agreement between the city and one of Iowa's largest nonprofit affordable housing providers. City Council members this week approved a new agreement with Community Housing Initiatives to continue efforts to promote home ownership and residential development in the Washington Neighborhood. Comment?
39 min ago | via Capital Weekly
First time offered for sale, this lovely home has been well maintained. One floor living features 3 bedrooms, living room, kitchen, with lots of extras. Comment?
59 min ago | via New Canaan News-Review
In 2009, just as many banks were walking away from student lending and the federal government was planning to cut private banks' role in its lending system, Citizens Bank entered the student loan business. "Inside of our branches every day this was a very common conversation and our bankers were unable to help," said Brendan Coughlin , head of consumer lending at Citizens, which has branches all over Fairfield County. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Commercial Dispatch
Although you probably have not realized it, Greg Andrews or a member of his staff has been to your house or business and driven past your property three other times in the last four years. At the end of June, Andrews, the Lowndes County tax assessor, completed his state-mandated, four-year re-appraisal, a task that took two months to compile. Comment?
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