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Thursday Jul 21 | via Long Island Business News
While home sales in the Hamptons slowed in the second quarter, sales for the rest of Long Island soared, according to a new report. The study from Douglas Elliman Real Estate and Manhattan-based appraisal firm Miller Samuel shows that Nassau and Suffolk counties had the highest number of second quarter home sales in more than a decade, rising 20.8 percent from a year ago. Comment?
Thursday Jul 21 | via LongIsland.com
Signature Premier Properties held a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the grand opening of its eighth branch in a brand new building in East Northport. Front row, center, left with scissors: Debi Power, Signature East Northport branch manager; front, center, right and holding the ribbon: Huntington Town Councilwoman Susan Berland and Suffolk County Leg. Comment?
Jun 15, 2016 | via Newsday
Zombie homes are a scourge on Long Island and across the state. Legislation that would attack the problem is creeping closer to passage in the final throes of the legislative session in Albany, despite opposition from banks that would be required to maintain abandoned properties that are in foreclosure. Comment?
Jun 14, 2016 | via Newsday
Multiple Listing Service of Long Island says brisk sales and a small pool of available homes helped boost Long Island housing prices. Photo Credit: Barry Sloan Multiple Listing Service of Long Island says brisk sales and a small pool of available homes helped boost Long Island housing prices. Comment?
Jun 8, 2016 | via Long Island Business News
Promoted earlier this year, Toni Ajello works in the Medford branch of Suffolk Federal Credit Union as director of mortgage lending. Ajello is responsible for overseeing all mortgage originations, processing and underwriting. Comment?
12 hrs ago | via The Coastal Courier
Editor, For some reason, many people think badly of Donald Trump. Maybe it's because he is new to the political scene. Comment?
22 hrs ago | via City Limits
Over 16 weeks, City Limits and Enterprise Community Partners will feature prominent New Yorkers' views on how race and housing policy intersect to create a legacy each of us must confront, and the way forward we should take together. These are not necessarily views we endorse. Comment?
Yesterday | via Seeking Alpha
On Friday, the Conference Board released the latest batch of leading and coincident indicators. The LEIs had their second-largest monthly increase in 7 months, rising .3%. Comment?
Sunday Jul 17 | via Chronicle Newspaper
Recent state legislation requires lenders to maintain vacant houses before foreclosure proceedings are completed, not just after foreclosure, as prior law required. The new law also established a statewide registry of abandoned homes and a hotline for neighbors to report them. Comment?
Friday Jul 22 | via National Mortgage News
New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman on Thursday announced a new grant initiative aimed at reducing the volume of so-called zombie homes - properties that have not been properly maintained through prolonged foreclosure proceedings. The Zombie Remediation and Prevention Initiative would provide a total of $13 million in grants to local governments as part of a statewide competitive application process. Comment?
25 min ago | via The Belfast Telegraph
The number of mortgage approvals being made to home buyers in June was 11% lower than the same period in 2015 Households and businesses put off major financial decisions in the weeks leading up to the EU referendum vote, a high street banking report suggests. The number of mortgage approvals being made to home buyers in June was 11% lower than the same period a year earlier, figures from the British Bankers' Association show. Comment?
34 min ago | via News 88.9 KNPR
A new White House report on student loan debt reveals that how people repay student loans has changed dramatically in a short time. The report comes as the Democratic Party moves this week to nominate Hillary Clinton, who has called for a path to debt-free public college, interest rate cuts, help for delinquent borrowers and a three-month moratorium on all student loan payments. Comment?
47 min ago | via The Washington Post
Virgin Money Holdings Plc, the bank backed by billionaire Richard Branson, postponed plans to start lending to small businesses as Britain faces a potential economic slowdown after voting to leave the European Union. "It's to do with our view of our economy going forward," Chief Executive Officer Jayne-Anne Gadhia said in an interview. Comment?
48 min ago | via The Washington Post
Capital & Counties Properties Plc wrote down the value of its land holdings in London's Earls Court district by 14 percent on concerns that Brexit will cause home prices to fall. The company cut the value of the plots to 1.2 billion pounds from about 1.4 billion pounds after sales prices were trimmed at part of the project and forecasts were lowered for the Lillie Square project, the landlord said in a statement on Tuesday. Comment?
51 min ago | via GlobeNewswire
Provident Financial Holdings, Inc. , , the holding company for Provident Savings Bank, F.S.B. , today announced fourth quarter earnings for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2016. For the quarter ended June 30, 2016, the Company reported net income of $2.80 million, or $0.34 per diluted share , up from net income of $2.49 million, or $0.28 per diluted share , in the comparable period a year ago. Comment?
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