Sandston Real Estate News
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Thursday Jan 15 | via Business Journal
Northern Virginia's housing market followed a national pickup in activity in December, with sales up 10.6 percent from a year ago. The Northern Virginia Association of Realtors says prices were also up from a year ago, with the average home sale price in December of $572,712, up 3.25 percent. Comment?
Thursday Jan 15 | via JD Supra
In Virginia, class action lawsuits are not permitted in state court.  This limitation, however, does not mean that companies doing business in Virginia are not defending class action lawsuits in Virginia. Comment?
Monday Jan 5 | via The Washington Post
Many locals cringe at the thought of crossing the Potomac from Maryland to Virginia, or vice versa. Some of us are so repulsed by the thought of making the white-knuckled drive to our border state that it is not unusual to find local online dating profiles that specifically mention the desire to find a mate on the same side of the river. Comment?
Dec 21, 2014 | via The Virginian-Pilot
This story is a sample from the Norfolk Compass, which is included in The Virginian-Pilot every Sunday in Norfolk. Peek in one of the rooms on the seventh floor of the Towne Bank Building in downtown Norfolk and you might think of your dorm room at college - filled as it is with clothes crying desperately for hangers. Comment?
Dec 18, 2014 | via GlobeNewswire
"Being recognized as a Best Places to Work in Virginia for a second consecutive year is an honor for our company, especially knowing this is an award driven primarily through employee feedback. Our Virginia-based employees were responsible for this recognition, and our goal of happy employees providing exceptional service is what drives our success. Comment?
5 min ago | via Red Deer Advocate
Mortgage brokers say Canadian banks have started cutting some of the rates they offer their most trusted borrowers, and they could come down even further as the spring real estate market gets into full swing. Robert McLister, the founder of RateSpy.com, says Canada's biggest banks are now offering five-year fixed rate mortgages at an estimated 2.84 per cent to their most qualified borrowers. Comment?
9 min ago | via Palm Beach Daily News
Built on property sliced from the historic Harold S. Vanderbilt estate, a Manalapan mansion at 1110 S. Ocean Blvd. changed hands this week for a recorded $22.11 million. Comment?
11 min ago | via Brandon Sun
A Royal Bank of Canada sign is pictured in downtown Toronto on Dec. 2, 2011. Canada's biggest banks have started passing on some - but not all - of the Bank of Canada's recent rate cut, lowering the interest charged to borrowers with loans and mortgages tied to the prime rate. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Washington Examiner
Republicans criticized the government overseer of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac in a congressional hearing Tuesday, pushing back against his recent efforts to promote home ownership through the bailed-out mortgage giants. "You're once again putting people into homes that they can't afford to keep," House Financial Services Chairman Jeb Hensarling told Mel Watt, director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency that acts as the government caretaker for Fannie and Freddie. Comment?
15 hrs ago | via Mortgage Lender Implode-O-Meter
This comes courtesy of Jim Willie at the Hat Trick Letter , as a tip from a Hungarian subscriber of his: "As collateral damage, the Polish and Hungarian exposure has come to the fore, as they hold significant Swiss bank mortgages on property." Jim, you need to know that amongst the Eastern European nations Hungary is the only one that does not have a property mortgage CHF exposure at all anymore! None. Comment?
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