Smiths Station Real Estate News
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Friday Aug 19 | via Ledger-Enquirer.com
Two lifelong residents with some experience in local government are contending to become the second mayor of Smiths Station, Ala., a fledgling city in Lee County. John "Buster" Bessant, a businessman and member of the city's Planning and Zoning Commission for eight years, is challenging Lee County Board of Education member F.L. "Bubba" Copeland in the Tuesday election to fill the seat held by Mayor LaFaye Dellinger. Comment?
Mar 4, 2016 | via Alabama Live
Home prices in Lee County rose nearly 18 percent during January compared to the same period in 2015, according to the Lee County Association of Realtors. The five-year average for Lee County during January was $172,358, 21.5 percent below January's median sales price. Comment?
Feb 17, 2016 | via Alabama Live
Home sales in Lee County during 2015 were 19 percent higher than 2014's numbers, according to the Lee County Association of Realtors. There were 1,639 units sold during 2015, according to the year-end data, compared to 1,378 during 2014. Comment?
Jan 25, 2016 | via Alabama Live
The Phenix City Board of Realtors reported there were 78 homes sold during the month of December, compared to 62 during December 2014. Phenix City finished out 2015 with 933 total units sold which was 4.4 percent over 2014's final number . Comment?
Jan 6, 2016 | via Alabama Live
Year-to-date home sales in Lee County through November rose 20 percent over the same period in 2014, according to the Lee County Association of Realtors. Overall, there were 89 units sold during the month of November, up 29 percent or 20 units form the year prior. Comment?
Saturday Aug 20 | via Alabama Live
WiRE is the acronym "Week in Real Estate" and is digitally published every Saturday morning on al.com. The WiRE is categorized geographically and is designed to help real estate professionals, affiliates and consumers follow all the major news stories that impact real estate in Alabama. Comment?
Monday Aug 8 | via GlobeNewswire
Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta announced today that it has awarded $21,988,927 to assist in the funding of 55 affordable housing projects in 16 states as part of its 2016 Affordable Housing Program . The projects represent $646,289,038 in total housing development. Comment?
Thursday Jul 28 | via GlobeNewswire
The Board of Directors of the Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta has approved a dividend at an annualized rate of 4.64 percent for the second quarter of 2016. "The second quarter 2016 dividend is a reflection of the Bank's long-term view and commitment to maintaining a strong financial foundation within a fluid global market," said FHLBank Atlanta Chair of the Board of Directors, Gary Garczynski. Comment?
Jul 7, 2016 | via Alabama Live
An Alabama appeals court has upheld the conviction and sentence of a man linked to the Sovereign Citizen Movement who was found guilty last year on charges that he filed fraudulent documents seeking $89.2 million in silver coins from judges and other public officials. The Alabama Court of Criminal Appeals on Friday upheld the conviction of William Peter Witicki, 71, of Slocomb. Comment?
Jul 7, 2016 | via Alabama Live
Where most of it comes from: Retirement accounts An attorney before being elected to the House in 2010, Sewell has an IRA and a 401 collectively worth between $290,000 and $1.2 million. Her holdings in the retirement accounts include between $50,000 and $100,000 in Coach stock and between $1,000 and $50,000 apiece in General Electric and Cisco Systems stock. Comment?
6 min ago | via Derry Today
House prices in the Derry council area are around 50% lower than the Northern Ireland average, it's been revealed. New research reveals that buying a house in Derry City & Strabane District will cost on average A 106,664, compared to the mean across the North of A 158,528. Comment?
13 min ago | via 900 CHML AM
Data provided by Realtor Steve Saretsky shows an 86 per cent drop in sales for the first two weeks this August compared to the same time period last year. "Burnaby and Richmond. Comment?
34 min ago | via The Washington Post
Shanghai, where prices of new homes jumped 27 percent in July, is preparing to discuss a fresh round of curbs including potential restrictions on mortgages and loans to developers, according to people familiar with the matter. Beijing and Tianjin are also contemplating new measures to rein in prices, according to three of the people. Comment?
34 min ago | via Reuters
SYDNEY/SINGAPORE, August 26 Fitch Ratings has affirmed Australian-based QBE Lenders' Mortgage Insurance Limited's Insurer Financial Strength Rating at 'AA-'. The Outlook is Stable. Comment?
44 min ago | via Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Global banking giant Citi believes time is nearly up on Australia's apartment building boom, with a glut of supply over the next two years likely to trigger a drop in prices. The bank's research team is predicting that, unlike many previous housing cycles, it will be oversupply, and not a rise in interest rates, that brings the boom to an end. Comment?
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