Spokane Real Estate News
Real Estate news for Spokane, WA continually updated from thousands of sources.
Saturday Aug 20 | via KHQ-TV Spokane
There's a lot to consider when you look at the real estate market in Spokane. Realtor Tony Vaughn calls the market impressive and says home sales as low as 100 grand in Spokane have a trickle up effect to million dollar houses. Comment?
Friday Aug 19 | via KTMF
Firefighters arrived at the hotel near the intersection of 1st and Monroe when four hotel employees reported smelling an odor that made them sick. Streets around the hotel were shut down while firefighters worked. Comment?
Tuesday Aug 2 | via RISMedia
Currently in its fifth year of publication, the list commends Hispanic real estate professionals who have demonstrated high performance numbers and a commitment to excellence. Supporting sustainable Hispanic homeownership, members of the NAHREP Top 250 represent a combined total of 24,696,092 closed transactions in 2015 and over $5.26 billion in total sales volume. Comment?
Jul 22, 2016 | via Peninsula Daily News
Laura Jordan came home from work one day to find herself locked out. She had missed two mortgage payments, and the company servicing her loan had changed the locks without warning. Comment?
Apr 15, 2014 | via KFBB
A plan to move a jobs from Deer Lodge to Queen City could see a road block. Last month the Motor Vehicle Department announced their plans to relocate the *Title and Registration Bureau* to Helena. Comment?
Thursday Aug 18 | via Seattle Post-Intelligencer
Uber will soon start using self-driving cars to carry passengers in Pittsburgh, raising the stakes in the race to deploy autonomous vehicles. The ride-hailing company said Thursday that customers will be able to opt into the test program, which will use autonomous Ford Fusions summoned by the touch of a smartphone. Comment?
Wednesday Aug 10 | via Crosscut.com
While serving as U.S. ambassador to China, former Washington governor Gary Locke sold his D.C.-area home to a powerful Chinese businesswoman for $1.68 million. The sale, first reported by online news outlet The Intercept , raises serious ethical concerns: The businesswoman and her husband - Huaidan Chen and Gordon Tang- are wealthy foreign nationals from the country where Locke was representing the United States. Comment?
Friday Aug 5 | via Seattle Post-Intelligencer
In this Tuesday, July 19, 2016, photo, Reina Borges, left, stands in line to apply for a job with Aldi at a job fair in Miami Lakes, Fla. On Friday, Aug. 5, the Labor Department issues its jobs report for July. Comment?
Thursday Aug 4 | via Kent Reporter
Home sales around Western Washington continued at a torrid pace during June, but a 10 percent year-over-year increase in new listings has some brokers with Northwest Multiple Listing Service suggesting a little relief may be emerging. "We have a long way to go to catch up with the demand," said Mike Grady, president and COO of Coldwell Banker Bain, in a media release. Comment?
Jul 5, 2016 | via Housing Wire
Home prices in May are up both monthly and annually, according to the Home Price Index and HPI Forecast released today by CoreLogic. Overall, home prices, including distressed sales, increased by 5.9% from last year, and 1.6% from April, according to the CoreLogic HPI. Comment?
11 min ago | via The Hill
Without a course correction, French economist Thomas Piketty warned, we are hurtling toward a grotesquely unequal future. A future governed by a hereditary aristocracy composed of the progeny of today's billionaires. Comment?
13 min ago | via KRVN-AM Lexington
A former General Electric executive charged with murder after confessing to shooting a man outside a day care in 2010 was found guilty Tuesday by jurors in a Geor... -- While meeting with Baltic leaders in Latvia Tuesday, Vice President Joe Biden told them not to take some of Donald Trump's comments about the North Atl... On June 23, the United Kingdom held a referendum to determine whether the country would remain a member of the European Union or leave. After a 52 percent majority voted to le... The University of Nebraska and adidas today unveiled the new Husker Chrome alternate football uniform, which will be worn Saturday, September 24th at Northwestern. Comment?
14 min ago | via The Miami Herald
Single-family home sales fell to 1,499 in July, down 10.6 percent from July 2015, according to the Greater Fort Lauderdale Realtors. Condo sales declined to 1,375, a 12 percent year-over-year drop. Comment?
19 min ago | via National Mortgage News
Toll Brothers Inc., the biggest U.S. luxury homebuilder, rose the most in three years after reporting earnings and sales that beat estimates, a sign that buyer demand remains robust for high-end properties. Net income for the three months ended July 31 was $105.5 million, or 61 cents a share, compared with $66.7 million, or 36 cents, a year earlier, the Horsham, Pa.-based builder said in a statement on Tuesday. Comment?
25 min ago | via Seattle Times
Americans stepped up their purchases of new homes in July to the fastest pace in nearly nine years, the latest sign that low mortgage rates and a solid job market are helping support the residential real estate market. New-home sales jumped 12.4 percent last month to a seasonally adjusted rate of 654,000 annual units, the strongest level since October 2007, the Commerce Department said Tuesday. Comment?
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