Sea Ranch Lakes Real Estate News
Real Estate news for Sea Ranch Lakes, FL continually updated from thousands of sources.
Tuesday | via South Florida Sun-Sentinel
An index measuring prices in Palm Beach, Broward and Miami-Dade counties rose 8.5 percent in April from a year ago, the 14th consecutive annual gain. The tri-county area trailed only Denver , San Francisco and Dallas among the 20 metro areas tracked by the Standard & Poor's/Case-Shiller index. Comment?
Monday Jun 22 | via The CPA Technology Advisor
South Florida condo developers thought they had struck gold when they realized they could finance their luxury towers with hefty, all-cash deposits from buyers. No more worries about an economic downturn scattering investors to the wind. Comment?
Monday Jun 22 | via Business Journal
The Broward County Commission will consider approving a $15 million loan for a 92-unit affordable housing community at its June 23 meeting. Crystal Lakes Housing Partners, an affiliate of Alpharetta, Ga.-based the NuRock Cos. Comment?
Monday Jun 22 | via South Florida Sun-Sentinel
Broward County had its most prolific month for home sales in 11 years with 1,527 existing single-family closings, up 14 percent from a year ago, the Greater Fort Lauderdale Realtors said Monday. The sales surge in May follows robust activity in March and April. Comment?
Wednesday Jun 17 | via South Florida Sun-Sentinel
The city is now accepting applications for people interested in purchasing one of three available condominium units that range from two and three bedrooms and will cost between $85,000 to $115,000. The homes are located at Foxwood Condominium and Royal Palm Gardens of Coral Springs and the city spent $575,000 on buying and renovating them. Comment?
4 hrs ago | via Florida Trend
Strong job growth and low mortgage rates have prompted greater demand for housing, boosting home values. The continued gains are at roughly double the pace of wage growth, but current levels appear more manageable than the double-digit home price increases seen during parts of 2013 and 2014. Comment?
5 hrs ago | via GlobeSt.com
'Over the last few years South Florida's real estate market has rebounded, largely due to foreign cash, which has led to a continuous uptick in prices.' ORLANDO-Recent reports suggest that fewer foreign buyers are investing in Miami condos. Comment?
10 hrs ago | via The Florida Times-Union
Leslie Dougher, the Fleming Island realtor who was ousted as chairman of the Republican Party of Florida early this year, says she will run for a seat on the Florida House. Dougher lost her bid to remain as state party chair despite the backing of Gov. Rick Scott and many of the state's most prominent elected officials. Comment?
Wednesday Jun 10 | via The Miami Herald
Home values in South Florida rose in April but the overall rate of growth is slowing, suggesting that an overheated market is cooling down. Home prices in Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties were up .6 percent in April compared to March, according to the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices, an important housing market indicator released Tuesday. Comment?
Monday Jun 29 | via Florida Trend
A strong turnaround in home sales and a suppressed stock of real estate listings has lifted prices to their highest level since the boom of the mid-2000s, while rents are following a similar path. Most top housing economists expect that climb to continue through 2017. Comment?
4 min ago | via Park Record
The CEOs of government-backed mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are getting large raises, to about $4 million a year, as the government relaxes rules that were imposed on the companies after they suffered big losses and were bailed out. In forms filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on Wednesday, the companies disclosed that Fannie Mae CEO Timothy Mayopoulos and Freddie Mac CEO Donald Layton will get annual base salaries of $750,000 each, $2.1 million in fixed deferred compensation and $1.2 million in at-risk deferred salary. Comment?
6 min ago | via SNL Financial
The proceeds from the sale will be used to reduce outstanding borrowings, including the repayment of amounts outstanding on the company's revolving credit facility, which was recently used to pay off a $206.5 million loan secured by 333 Market in San Francisco. The proceeds will also be used to pay off a $21.0 million mortgage loan on one of the properties to be sold, as well as a $105.0 million loan secured by 100 East Pratt in Baltimore. Comment?
11 min ago | via Stuff.co.nz
Floating mortgage rates should fall sharply over the next four months with bank economists expecting the Reserve Bank to slash the official interest rate back to 2.5 per cent. ASB is the latest bank to say it expects the central bank to cut the official cash rate further than it previously expected. Comment?
13 min ago | via Monterey County Herald
Q I like to review my estate plan and documents every few years. My wife and I have a will and a living trust, and would like to make sure that when we die our home and any investments and IRA money that is left will pass smoothly to our two children. Comment?
13 min ago | via Greenwich Citizen
A Greenwich-based hedge fund was sanctioned Wednesday by the Securities and Exchange Commission amid charges it fraudulently inflated the prices of securities in portfolios they managed. AlphaBridge Capital Management and its two owners, Thomas Kutzen and Michael Carino , agreed to pay a combined $5 million to settle the charges. Comment?
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