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Thursday Oct 1 | via American Reporter
Readers who see three YouTube videos on our front page this past week must be curious. Has The Americzan Reporter become tabloid? Is the editor out of his mind? There is a simple explanation, and it is a news-related one. Comment?
Wednesday Sep 30 | via Housing Wire
New American Funding combines a high-tech approach to originating loans with a high-touch approach to borrowers. It's a formula that has propelled New American Funding from a 40-employee call center in 2003 to a company with more than 1,800 employees and 90 branches today. Comment?
Tuesday Sep 29 | via Los Angeles Times
Home prices in Los Angeles and Orange counties posted strong gains in July, rising 6.1% from a year earlier, according to a closely tracked gauge released Tuesday. That was larger than the 4.7% increase seen nationally, the Standard & Poor's/Case-Shiller index showed. Comment?
Tuesday Sep 22 | via Townhall
Imagine a life of prosperity, success and health all taken from you within months, not by your own doing but by circumstance. For Kai Mooney, that scenario was his reality. Comment?
Monday Sep 21 | via Patch.com
Overall, assessed value of properties in Los Angeles County jumped by 6.13, which means bigger sale prices and higher property taxes. The assessed value of properties in Los Angeles County jumped by 6.13 percent over the past year, marking the fifth consecutive annual increase, according to figures released today by the assessor's office. Comment?
Sunday | via Housing Wire
A California cooling effect could put a freeze on nationwide appreciation and a sustained housing recovery, according to the latest report from Clear Capital. Since 2012, the churn of California price appreciation has buoyed the West, and helped support nationwide appreciation. Comment?
Sunday Oct 4 | via The Fresno Bee
Keith Swinger and Latishia Sharer , a Fresno Wells Fargo home mortgage team, earned the top 10 percent award in the nation for July 2015. In data just released by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, HealthCare California achieved an Acute Care Hospitalization rate of 9.5 percent for July compared to a state rate of 19.5 percent and a national rate of 24.4 percent. Comment?
Friday Oct 2 | via Dr. Housing Bubble Blog
The Case Shiller Index is one of the better long-term measures of housing price changes. It looks at repeat home sales so you know what you are tracking versus say an area where new home sales are jacking prices up while old crap shack stucco boxes lag the market. Comment?
Friday Oct 2 | via RollingStone
Wells Fargo was forced under the terms of a robo-signing settlement to launch its much-lauded home-buyer assistance program. All over the country, Wells Fargo is making headlines for launching a multimillion-dollar homeowner assistance program called HomeLIFT, which among other things offers $15,000 down payment grants to prospective home-buyers. Comment?
Friday Oct 2 | via National Mortgage News
Rebecca Mairone scarcely deserves a mention in the annals of finance, except for this: She's the only executive of a major U.S. mortgage lender found liable for her part in the 2008 financial crisis. Mairone was chief operating officer for a division of Countrywide Financial Corp., the California giant that came to symbolize the excesses of the subprime era. Comment?
7 min ago | via Daily Mail
Reza Farahan and Adam Neely married in secret on Saturday in Palm Spring, according to E! News . Shahs Of Sunset co-star Asa Soltan Rahmati performed the ceremony and it was filmed for the upcoming season. Comment?
10 min ago | via The Martha's Vineyard Times
Edgartown selectmen Art Smadbeck, left, Michael Donaroma, and Margaret Serpa look over the tax possession lot report. - Photo by Monica Busch Edgartown selectmen will explore options to sell off lots the town owns, largely acquired as a result of foreclosures due to unpaid property taxes. Comment?
28 min ago | via American Banker
Benign Neglect? "Had they wanted to do so, banks might have competed payday lenders out of business a decade ago," says Dennis Shaul, the CEO of the Community Financial Services Association of America. In his op-ed, "Regulators Should Let Banks Get Back to Small-Dollar Loans" , The Pew Charitable Trusts' Nick Bourke is correct in his observation that increased competition in the short-term credit marketplace would benefit consumers. Comment?
35 min ago | via Housing Wire
The Federal Open Market Committee is to blame for the rising risk in bank loan portfolios, according to a new industry report. The FOMC is responsible for setting the Zero Interest Rate Policy; in place for years now. Comment?
36 min ago | via CottageCountryNow.ca
A new report on real estate trends says foreign investors may start looking beyond Toronto and Vancouver and begin targeting markets in Montreal and Saskatoon in the coming year. The report by PwC Canada and the Urban Land Institute says both foreign and domestic real estate investment will shift in 2016 from Western Canada, where falling oil prices are hurting growth, to the east, where the low loonie is boosting manufacturing. Comment?
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