Southampton Real Estate News
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Wednesday Jun 15 | 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?
Tuesday Jun 14 | 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?
Friday Jun 10 | via The Real Deal
From the June issue : For many New Yorkers - whether they travel by Jitney or private helicopter - summer in the city would be a foreign concept without weekends in the Hamptons. But like Manhattan, the East End cannot be looked at as one giant real estate market. Comment?
Wednesday Jun 8 | 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?
Wednesday Jun 1 | via The Real Deal
She is currently selling Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein's $13 million Sagaponack home and is listing Related Companies CEO Jeff Blau's nearly $27 million Bridgehampton mansion , among a number of other luxury properties in the area. Over the years, Breitenbach's clients have included Billy Joel, Jason Kidd, Russell Simmons, Richard Gere, Jonathan Sobel and Donny Deutsch. Comment?
22 hrs ago | via Inman
New York real estate buyers paid an estimated $155.3 million in excess title insurance premiums and fees in 2015. 182,487 individual real estate transactions totaling $140.2 billion were analyzed in the report, which includes the vast majority of transactions throughout the year. Comment?
Tuesday | via Press & Sun-Bulletin
See 'zombie properties'? Call hotline The state has set up a hotline to report vacant and abandoned properties in neighborhoods. Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/28YwgMz The hotline was announced Tuesday after Gov. Andrew Cuomo last week signed legislation into law that will crack down on so-called "zombie properties." Comment?
Monday Jun 27 | via Housing Wire
While the U.S. Senate could soon consider new rules governing the maintenance of foreclosed homes and the glut of "zombie homes" that blight many communities throughout the country, the state of New York is taking the matter into its own hands. Late last week, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed "sweeping" legislation to reform the state's foreclosure process and address the state's issues with zombie homes. Comment?
Monday Jun 27 | via The Washington Post
America's urban downtowns were neglected for decades, abandoned for newer malls in the suburbs and bigger homes on the edge of town. The construction of new highways helped speed their decline. Comment?
Sunday Jun 26 | via The Fresno Bee
Two of Donald Trump's economic advisers, Lawrence Kudlow and Stephen Moore, have revived an idea about the source of the financial crisis that really should have been put to rest long ago. In a column published and rebroadcast by many politically sympathetic sites, they lay the blame for the credit crisis and Great Recession on the Community Reinvestment Act , a 1977 law designed in part to prevent banks from engaging in a racially discriminatory lending practice known as redlining. Comment?
2 min ago | via The Washington Post
The stock market's plunge following the Brexit vote was bad for most people's retirement accounts but good for those looking to refinance their mortgage. Even as the market has started to recover its losses and the flight to bonds' safety has eased, home loan rates remain down. Comment?
2 min ago | via AmericanBankingNews.com
According to Zacks, "Yadkin Financial Corporation is a holding company that conducts its business activities through its subsidiary, Yadkin Valley Bank and Trust Company. The Bank's primary business is providing banking, mortgage, investment and insurance services to residents and businesses. Comment?
3 min ago | via MSN Living
While we love highlighting some of the best homes across the country , every once in awhile we come across a real doozy of a house that leaves us scratching our heads. Case in point: At first glance, this house in Clemmons, North Carolina seems pretty normal-but it has one MAJOR design flaw-can you see it? Upon closer inspection you'll see the nonfunctional placement of the garage-it's nowhere near the driveway. Comment?
9 min ago | via WTHR-TV Indianapolis
Some day in the not-too-distant future ads you see on billboards will be there simply because of the make, model, and year of the vehicle you're driving. Some day in the not-too-distant future ads you see on billboards will be there simply because of the make, model, and year of the vehicle you're driving. Comment?
9 min ago | via Canada.com
Long-term U.S. mortgage rates slid to new lows for the year this week amid market upheaval stoked by Britain's vote to leave the European Union. Rates are at three-year lows at the height of the spring home buying season. Comment?
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