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Monday Nov 23 | via South Florida Sun-Sentinel
South Florida's home prices rose in October, the latest in a string of steady improvements over the past year. Broward County 's median price for existing, single-family homes last month was $290,000, a 6 percent increase from October 2014, the Greater Fort Lauderdale Realtors said Monday. Comment?
Oct 27, 2015 | via National Mortgage News
In the third quarter, 322,701 homeowners across Palm Beach, Broward and Miami-Dade counties owed at least a quarter more than the market value, but that's down from 396,272 a year earlier, according to the RealtyTrac foreclosure listing firm. The housing market's recovery since 2012 has helped restore lost equity to homeowners caught up in the historic collapse. Comment?
Oct 22, 2015 | via South Florida Sun-Sentinel
Demand by homebuyers and a shortage of single-family listings continue to push prices higher in Broward and Palm Beach counties. Broward had 1,470 existing homes trade hands in September, up 13 percent from a year earlier, the Greater Fort Lauderdale Realtors said Thursday. Comment?
Oct 21, 2015 | via South Florida Sun-Sentinel
Coconut Creek attorney Nicholas Theodore Steffens turned himself in to a Broward County jail to face charges of grand theft after prosecutors said more than a half-million dollars were misappropriated from foreclosure transactions. Last month the Supreme Court of Florida suspended Steffens, 36, of Parkland, from practicing law, based on an ongoing investigation by the Florida Bar. Comment?
Oct 21, 2015 | via Local10.com
A former Borward County School Board candidate was out on bond Wednesday, after he turned himself in on four counts of grand theft. He was accused of misappropriating client's funds. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 25 | via GlobeNewswire
Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta announced today that it has awarded more than $2.6 million to assist in the funding of nine affordable housing initiatives in Florida as part of its 2015 Affordable Housing Program . The awarded initiatives, which are located in Avon Park, Fort Myers, Citrus County, Immokalee, Miami, St. Augustine, Arcadia, Jacksonville, and Port St. Joe, support the construction and rehabilitation of housing for veterans and very low- to moderate-income individuals. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 24 | via The Miami Herald
South Florida home prices continued their steady rise in September, according to the housing market's most closely watched economic indicator, which was released Tuesday. Home prices in Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties rose 7.7 percent in September compared to September 2014, the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices found. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 24 | via Anna Maria Islander Newspaper
With a unanimous vote Nov. 19, the city of Anna Maria took a gentler route to its restrictions on short-term vacation rentals. The new ordinance was created as the result of court-ordered mediation to mend the divide between the city and the rental owners and to treat everyone equally. Comment?
Monday Nov 23 | via The Orlando Sentinel
Home sales in the Orlando metro region - and statewide - flattened out from a year earlier on the heels of a robust sales cycle when closings were up almost 30 percent from a year before, a new report shows. "The Florida real-estate market is catching its breath after a frantic summer and early fall," said Florida Realtors chief economist John Tuccillo. Comment?
Monday Nov 23 | via St. Petersburg Times
Tampa Bay fared better than Florida as a whole in October homes sales but gains weren't as impressive as in some previous months. Year-over-year sales of single family homes rose 8.7 percent in Hillsborough and 6 percent in Pinellas, but inched up less than 3 percent in Pasco. Comment?
6 min ago | via Business Times
Central Provident Fund rates will be maintained at current levels from Jan 1 to March 31 next year, said a joint press release from CPF Board and the Housing and Development Board. CENTRAL Provident Fund rates will be maintained at current levels from Jan 1 to March 31 next year, said a joint press release from CPF Board and the Housing and Development Board. Comment?
16 min ago | via Tri-cityherald.com
A lot sits empty on Nov. 25, 2015, in West Hempstead, N.Y., after the township had the home that once stood on it torn down. Homeowner Philip Williams says he went to Fort Lauderdale, Fla., for a knee replacement in December 2014. Comment?
21 min ago | via The Times-Tribune
Dunmore might be forced to pay another $1.1 million into its three pension funds due to a mistake in the handling of a $5 million pension loan it obtained in 2013, state officials say. The problem stems from how borough officials distributed the loan, which was taken to help restore the financially distressed police, fire and nonuniform plans. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Rediff.com
Buying a house is a life altering decision, and for a first time home buyer the decision is even more difficult. Most people make compromises when they are seeking out their first homes, but the pertinent question to be asked here is how far should you go while making sacrifices? Read on to find out more. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Patch.com
While you were digesting turkey and stuffing, the Patch Deal Hound was sniffing out bargains. Have a look - they won't last. Comment?
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