Rollingbay Real Estate News
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Jun 26, 2015 | via Port Orchard Orchard
When Shena Tionquiao was a little girl in her native Philippines, she vividly remembers helping adults there build a Habitat for Humanity home from the ground up. Years later, the Port Orchard resident is standing next to an opening where a front window will be fitted in a home under construction.Just as it happened in The Philippines years ago, Tionquiao is now helping a team of volunteers build a residential development, one house at a time. Comment?
Jun 24, 2015 | via North Kitsap
The median closing price of a home in Kitsap County was $265,000 in May, up from $230,000 in May 2014 and the ninth-highest among the 23 counties in the Northwest Multiple Listing Service. The Northwest MLS, owned by its member real estate firms, is the largest full-service MLS in the Northwest. Comment?
Jun 4, 2015 | via Bremerton Patriot
Home buyers are in "full sprint" mode while sellers are stalling, according to brokers from Northwest Multiple Listing Service. As a result, MLS members are juggling inventory shortages and multiple offers in many Seattle neighborhoods and beyond. Comment?
Apr 26, 2015 | via Port Orchard
Pending sales in the Kitsap County real estate market surged by more than 23 percent in March compared to the same month a year ago, according to the latest report from the Northwest Multiple Listing Service. "Dramatic increases in sales combined with severe decreases of inventory have led to a robust marketplace primarily benefiting sellers," said Mike Eliason, association executive of the Kitsap County Association of Realtors. Comment?
Mar 27, 2015 | via Gawker
A software engineer living in Washington state may have no choice but to sell the home he bought last December because, despite repeatedly checking with Comcast before he even considered buying the property, the company just can't give him internet service. Seth Morabito's thorough chronicle of how Comcast strung him along is some real Twilight Zone shit, and provides a grim cautionary tale about making any decision-let alone buying a house-based on assurances from the Worst Company in America. Comment?
Tuesday Aug 25 | 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?
Wednesday Aug 19 | via KXLY-TV Spokane
Washington's program that allows parents to pay in advance for college tuition credits is on hold for the next two years, thrown into turmoil by the dropping cost of college. The Guaranteed Education Tuition Program, or GET, allows families to buy credits years before their kids are ready for college, locking them in at current rates. Comment?
Wednesday Aug 19 | via River Cities' Reader
Editor's note: While the following blog posting from Washington attorney Scott Stafne concerns Washington state jurisdiction, it is still highly instructive for all of us on how the courts contribute to foreclosure inequities, resulting in the destruction of not only the middle class but of property rights under our Constitution. In Washington state, there are thousands of families having their homes fraudulently foreclosed on, most without due process from the courts - which are tasked with protecting due process under the state and federal constitutions. Comment?
Jun 25, 2015 | via Washingtonian.com
With the area's housing prices and population continuing to rise, it's a great time to be a real-estate agent. Here, in 12 categories, are agents and teams who produced the highest sales volumes in Washington last year, along with where they're licensed. Comment?
Jun 18, 2015 | via Real Change
A renter needs to earn more than $27 an hour to afford a two-bedroom apartment in Seattle without being cost-burdened, meaning they are spending more than 30 percent of their income on housing. Each year, the National Low Income Housing Coalition crunches the numbers to determine how much it costs to afford housing in every county in the United States, based on data from the U.S. Department of Urban Development. Comment?
4 min ago | via San Diego Source
Dave Gillingham provides real estate agents an overview of the California Real Estate Purchase Agreement , Residential Income Property Purchase Agreement and Joint Escrow Instructions , and Purchase Agreement Addendum . Comment?
1 hr ago | via NEWS.com.au
IF you're thinking about going to the US, you might want to do it now, as a chief economist predicts the Aussie dollar is headed for another dive. DENYING reports that the Treasurer's job is on the line, the Prime Minister has announced the axing of the $1.5 billion bank deposit tax. Comment?
Jan 9, 2015 | via Live Charts
British mortgage approvals edged higher in July, reaching their highest level since February, figures released on Tuesday showed. According to the Bank of England , mortgage approvals for house purchases rose from 67,069 in June to 68,764 in July, a figure that exceeded analysts' expectations, while net mortgage lending jumped by 2.709bn, the biggest increase since July 2008. Comment?
8 min ago | via AmericanBankingNews.com
's stock had its "hold" rating restated by equities researchers at Numis Securities Ltd in a research report issued on Tuesday, Market Beat.com reports. They presently have a GBX 307 price target on the stock. Comment?
12 min ago | via San Diego Source
The Cultural Arts Office is supporting the films being shown at Ruby G. Schulman's Auditorium. Visit website for film schedule and tickets. Comment?
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