Smithfield Real Estate News
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2 hrs ago | via GlobeNewswire
KS Bancorp, Inc. , parent company of KS Bank, Inc. , announced unaudited net income of $603,000, or $.46 per diluted share, for the three months ended March 31, 2017, compared to a net income of $435,000, or $.33 per diluted share, for the three months ended March 31, 2016. Net interest income for the three months ended March 31, 2017 was $2.9 million, compared to $2.7 million for the same period in 2016. Comment?
14 hrs ago | via Gloversville Leader-Herald
For more than a dozen years, North Carolina has mandated the beginning and end of summer vacation for public schools. The law was designed to support tourism at the state's beaches and mountain getaways, and appease parents who were unhappy as some districts kept moving up the first day of school. Comment?
Friday Apr 21 | via HeraldSun.com
A bill that proposed to strip North Carolina counties and municipalities of their authority to impose impact and other regulatory fees on new construction was scaled back by a House committee on Thursday. The new version of the bill approved by the House Finance Committee would prevent local governments from raising or enacting new impact fees and orders the Legislative Research Committee to study the issue and propose new legislation next session. Comment?
Thursday Apr 20 | via Mortgage News Daily
There are bad days, and worse days, and there are days like Ocwen Financial Corporation had on Thursday. The company was not only sued on multiple grounds by both the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and the State of Florida, but saw its operations effectively shut down by the North Carolina Commissioner of Banks. Comment?
Wednesday Apr 19 | via The Mountaineer Publishing Company
In 2016, Habitat for Humanity affiliates across NC received more than $8.7M dollars in HOME funding, most of that via the NC Housing Finance Agency, to provide zero-percent second mortgage financing to affiliates. This funding contributed directly to the construction of 220 new housing units. Comment?
Monday Apr 17 | via Metro
Jeff Varner, the disgraced reality TV show contestant who was booted off Survivor after outing a fellow contestant as transgender, has been left 'devastated' to discover that he was fired from his job allegedly without prior warning. Varner, a real estate agent, has admitted that he was dismissed in 'what I felt was an ugly, knee-jerk reaction kind of way' after being reportedly told by Allen Tate Real Estate that he was 'in the middle of a news story that [the company] don't want anything to do with'. 1 comment
6 min ago | via 680News
A sign advertises a new home for sale in Carleton Place, Ont., on March 17, 2015. A 15-per-cent non-resident speculation tax proposed by the Ontario government Thursday forms a key plank in the province's plan to cool the hot housing market in its southern cities. Comment?
6 min ago | via GlobeNewswire
On April 18, 2017, America First Multifamily Investors, L.P. was notified by Bankers Trust Company that the Bank had received the commitment of another lender to participate in the Credit Agreement dated May 14, 2015, as amended, between the Partnership and the Bank. As a result of such participation, in accordance with Section 2.1 of the Credit Agreement, the maximum principal amount of the Line of Credit is now $50 million, representing an increase of $10 million. Comment?
8 min ago | via Reuters
CHICAGO, April 24 Fitch Ratings has placed the ratings of Ocwen Financial Corporation and its wholly-owned, primary operating subsidiary, Ocwen Loan Servicing, LLC on Rating Watch Negative. The entities have a long-term Issuer Default Rating of 'B-'. Comment?
12 min ago | via Bloomberg
China's non-performing loans have stabilized and the pressure from capital outflows has eased as the nation's economic recovery takes hold, said Deputy Central Bank Governor Yi Gang. "NPLs are getting pretty much stabilized after a long time of climbing," Yi said at the International Finance & Infrastructure Forum at Bloomberg's headquarters in New York. Comment?
13 min ago | via West Seattle Blog
After big pushback to proposed regulations last year , the City Council is ready to consider a revised set of rules for people who rent short-term via Airbnb , VRBO , and similar services, as well as potential bed-and-breakfast operators. The legislation would establish a new definition for "short-term rental" as a type of lodging use and establish standards for short-term rentals, including a limit on the number of dwelling units that an individual may operate as a short-term rental. Comment?
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