Roswell Real Estate News
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6 min ago | via SmyrnaVinings.com
Bring the whole family for some outdoor holiday fun on the grounds of the Historic Mable House. Activities will include ginger bread houses, musical chairs, arts & crafts, charades, food trucks and free photos with Santa and of course the Candy Cane Hunt. Comment?
Monday Nov 23 | via Sys-Con Media
The lawsuit alleges that the defendants violated the FHA by engaging in a discriminatory housing practice known as "equity stripping." The lawsuit was filed in the United States District Court for the Northern District of The Complaint alleges two key, interrelated, components to the scheme: a predatory and discriminatory mortgage loan-making component and a loan servicing/foreclosure component. Comment?
Friday Nov 20 | via SmyrnaVinings.com
Young Children and the young at heart may hand deliver Christmas Wish Lists to Aunt Fanny's Cabin and have a private conversation with the jolly old elf himself. Santa will be available each weekend in December before Christmas. Comment?
Friday Nov 20 | via Vancouver Sun
A vigorous cold front swept across southern British Columbia and Washington state on Tuesday, bringing gale-force winds that downed trees and wires, cutting power to tens of thousands of BC Hydro customers. We are about six weeks away from the end of the year and the timeframe imposed by the new Liberal government to bring 25,000 Syrian refugees to Canada, but Ottawa has still not publicly released its plan stipulating how they will get here and where they will go. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 17 | via SmyrnaVinings.com
Aaron Hofmann is the founder of SmyrnaVinings.com and also a Realtor with Atlanta Communities focused on the Smyrna real estate market and the Vinings real estate market. Aaron is a transplant from the Midwest and has lived in the Smyrna Vinings area for over 10 years. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 25 | via GlobeNewswire
Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta announced today that it has awarded $2.5 million to assist in the funding of five affordable housing initiatives in Georgia as part of its 2015 Affordable Housing Program . The awarded initiatives, which are located in Atlanta, Columbus, Cedartown, and Roswell, support the construction and rehabilitation of housing for veterans and very low- to moderate-income individuals. Comment?
Monday Nov 23 | via Patch.com
The Georgia Supreme Court has permitted a jury trial to determine whether the City of Atlanta illegally sold the building which housed the Peachtree-Pine homeless shelter in Midtown. The Metro Atlanta Task Force for the Homeless, which has operated the shelter for approximately 15 years, defaulted on a $900,000 loan in 2010 and has been staving off eviction proceedings ever since. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 3 | via Patch.com
Meritage Homes is excited to announce its Home for the Holidays sales event. Meritage Homes will pay closing costs for new home buyers who purchase a select Meritage showcase home at participating communities by Nov. 20, 2015 and close by "We're excited to offer this opportunity to Atlanta's new home buyers," said Stephen Haines, Atlanta division president. Comment?
Monday Nov 2 | via Rome News
Toles, Temple and Wright Inc. announce that Lloyd Griffin , longtime Rome resident and Rome businessman, has joined their firm as a commercial and residential real estate agent. Comment?
Oct 28, 2015 | via Patch.com
Trent Gaines admitted he and others conspired not to bid against one another at foreclosure auctions in Fulton and DeKalb counties. A Georgia real estate investor pleaded guilty on Tuesday for his role in conspiracies to rig bids and commit mail fraud at public real estate foreclosure auctions throughout the state. Comment?
30 min ago | via American Banker
Receiving Wide Coverage ... U.K. Stress Test Results Are In: U.K. banks passed the Bank of England's stress tests - albeit without flying colors - reducing the pressure on the institutions to hold more capital. Overall, the U.K. banking industry appears prepared to meet all the requirements due by 2019, the Wall Street Journal reports, including more stringent requirements regarding risks in trading and mortgage books. Comment?
21 min ago | via Bloomberg
None of the seven banks assessed will need to raise additional capital. RBS and Standard Chartered would have failed parts of the tests -- except they have plans to bolster capital, so they passed. Comment?
25 min ago | via West Australian
British home prices will rise more slowly next year than in 2015 despite a lack of newly-built properties coming on to the market and record low interest rates for at least another several months, a Reuters poll of housing analysts found. However, as in all recent polls, those house price rises will easily outstrip almost nonexistent consumer price inflation by a considerable margin - rising 5.0 percent this year, 4.3 percent next and 3.9 percent in 2017. Comment?
32 min ago | via Lowell Sun
Sage Bank routinely charged African-Americans and Hispanics more for home mortgage loans than white clients, according to a complaint filed yesterday by the Department of Justice. The Lowell-based institution has agreed to pay $1.15 million into a settlement fund to compensate affected mortgage applicants, according to a statement from the DOJ. Comment?
32 min ago | via Inman Real Estate News
According to the First American Loan Application Defect Index, October figures were 2.5 percent lower than September and 10.2 percent lower than the October 2014 figures. October marked the third consecutive month of declines, falling more than 6 percent over the past three months. Comment?
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