Puyallup Real Estate News
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Sep 12, 2015 | via The Columbian
Cheers: Evergreen Habitat for Humanity continues to expand its reach and the impact it is having on people's lives. The local organization recently announced its largest project to date - a 10-home subdivision in Vancouver's Father Blanchet Park neighborhood that will include three duplexes and four detached single-family dwellings. Comment?
Aug 1, 2015 | via The Olympian
Dave Gintz , right, a redeveloper who buys up bank-owned and uninhabitable properties and rehabs them for sale, has sold the house at 3301 S. Cushman three times, but thus far hasn't closed in 120 days due to underwriting issues. Home inspector Todd Obergfell, left, owner of Immaculate Home Inspection Inc., inspects the attic of a Tacoma home Monday for potential buyer Nic Van Putten, joined by friend Kess Smith, center. Comment?
Jul 27, 2015 | via Business Journal
Kerri Landau and her husband Yehudah were paying $1,250 a month for a one-bedroom apartment in Seattle's Madrona neighborhood. Now they have a monthly mortgage of $900 for a fully remodeled, two-bedroom house with a big yard and a three-car garage. Comment?
Jun 4, 2015 | via Business Journal
The number of condo and house sales in the central Puget Sound region jumped 15 percent last month over the previous year, even as the number of residences for sale dropped precipitously. The result: an even tighter housing market with home prices climbing at more than 9 percent, according to data the Northwest Multiple Listing Service issued on Thursday. Comment?
Mar 31, 2015 | via HeraldNet
A spectacular nighttime fire that destroyed the Stewart Title Co. building is playing a key role in a federal investigation into state Auditor Troy Kelley's business dealings. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 18 | via The Washington Post
Although Washingtonians lack confidence in local real estate values, their satisfaction with other aspects of life in the nation's capital pushes the city up to third place among the "Best Places to Own a Home in America," a recent survey by Porch.com and the real estate brokerage Redfin . The survey looks at a variety of factors that influence how happy homeowners are in cities across the country, such as safety, climate, commute times, access to education, taxes and real estate trends. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 10 | via The Daily Caller
Republican 2016 hopefuls have been unveiling tax plans promising deep cuts and drastic changes to current policies. Ahead of Tuesday night's fourth GOP presidential debate, here's a look at the top contenders' economic proposals. Comment?
Monday Nov 9 | via Reuters
D.R. Horton Inc, the No.1 U.S. homebuilder, is expected to report a rise in revenue and profit for the fourth quarter ended Sept. 30, helped by higher home sales. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 3 | via ARLnow.com
This regularly-scheduled sponsored Q&A column is written by Will Wiard, Arlington-based real estate broker , voted one of Washington's Best Realtors of 2015 by Washingtonian. Please submit your questions via email . Comment?
Oct 22, 2015 | via National Review Online
For the first time in living memory, and probably in the history of the country, the United States has endured four consecutive terms of objectively unsuccessful government from the White House. And the latter Clinton years were far from superlative also, with the generation of the housing bubble through executive orders to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, legislated non-commercial mortgages, and artificially low interest rates that plowed the nation's savings into unaffordable and speculative housing. Comment?
9 min ago | via Reuters
Nov 26 Britons missold loan insurance will have to file compensation claims by 2018 under regulatory plans intended to draw a line under a 28 billion pounds scandal which ranks as the costliest ever for British banks. A consultation paper published on Thursday by the banking watchdog set out new rules on so-called payment protection insurance complaints, and said a new campaign to inform consumers about the time limit would be funded by banks who missold the insurance. Comment?
9 min ago | via Business World
The Sinn Fin Deputy Finance Spokesperson, Peadar Tibn yesterday claimed that the Credit Union sector is being held back back by the Government in comparison to Irish banks. He claimed that 85% of the market is concentrated in two pillar banks and that this gives incredible seller power to these banks which can be abused in terms of mortgage interest rates, mortgage arrears, lending and customer service. Comment?
33 min ago | via AmericanBankingNews.com
The brokerage presently has a "buy" rating on the stock. Liberum Capital's price objective indicates a potential upside of 28.19% from the stock's previous close. Comment?
52 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
The recent home resale data from National Association of Realtors indicated that the U.S. homebuilding sector still faces weaknesses. The data showed a 3.4% decline in existing home sales in the U.S. to an annual rate of 5.36 million units in October from 5.55 million units in September. Comment?
1 hr ago | via American Reporter
Perhaps we should focus upon entirely new ideas and models instead of repairing financial structures and infrastructures that have failed the industrialized world miserably in the past decade or two. So, when prodded by colleagues I keep envisioning an economic rebound which actually accrues to the benefit of American taxpayers. Comment?
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