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Friday Nov 13 | via St. Petersburg Times
The Tampa Bay metro area has been selected as one of only 20 nationwide where nonprofit organizations will get first crack at foreclosed homes owned by Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae. Through the New Neighborhood Stabilization Initiative, the organizations will be able to buy homes for $175,000 or less before investors and other members of the public can bid. Comment?
Monday Nov 9 | via St. Petersburg Times
As a scathing report recently found, thousands of Floridians struggling with their mortgages have been denied help or are still awaiting assistance from the federal Hardest Hit Fund. Yet Florida housing officials in July quietly launched a program using $50 million in Hardest Hit money to help make down payments for people who have never had a house but want to buy one. Comment?
Oct 10, 2015 | via KYTX-TV News
On March 2, 2015, a Florida couple and their five children woke up to noise that sounded "like a car crash" in the ground beneath their home near Tampa. "When they lifted back the carpet, they discovered a crack running across the floor and across the house," prosecutors wrote in court documents. Comment?
Oct 4, 2015 | via ABC Action News
On a recent Saturday morning, a Home Depot employee was instructing a group of new home-owners on everything they might ever need to know about toilets. "Now let's talk about repair," Marcie Chester began as the group listened with surprisingly rapt attention. Comment?
Sep 25, 2015 | via St. Petersburg Times
On a recent Saturday morning, a Home Depot employee was instructing a group of new homeowners on everything they might ever need to know about toilets. "Now let's talk about repair,'' Marcie Chester began as the group listened with surprisingly rapt attention. Comment?
11 hrs ago | via GlobeNewswire
Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta announced today that it has awarded more than $2.6 million to assist in the funding of nine affordable housing initiatives in Florida as part of its 2015 Affordable Housing Program . The awarded initiatives, which are located in Avon Park, Fort Myers, Citrus County, Immokalee, Miami, St. Augustine, Arcadia, Jacksonville, and Port St. Joe, support the construction and rehabilitation of housing for veterans and very low- to moderate-income individuals. Comment?
Tuesday | via The Miami Herald
South Florida home prices continued their steady rise in September, according to the housing market's most closely watched economic indicator, which was released Tuesday. Home prices in Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties rose 7.7 percent in September compared to September 2014, the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices found. Comment?
Tuesday | via Anna Maria Islander Newspaper
With a unanimous vote Nov. 19, the city of Anna Maria took a gentler route to its restrictions on short-term vacation rentals. The new ordinance was created as the result of court-ordered mediation to mend the divide between the city and the rental owners and to treat everyone equally. Comment?
Monday Nov 23 | via The Orlando Sentinel
Home sales in the Orlando metro region - and statewide - flattened out from a year earlier on the heels of a robust sales cycle when closings were up almost 30 percent from a year before, a new report shows. "The Florida real-estate market is catching its breath after a frantic summer and early fall," said Florida Realtors chief economist John Tuccillo. Comment?
Monday Nov 23 | via St. Petersburg Times
Tampa Bay fared better than Florida as a whole in October homes sales but gains weren't as impressive as in some previous months. Year-over-year sales of single family homes rose 8.7 percent in Hillsborough and 6 percent in Pinellas, but inched up less than 3 percent in Pasco. Comment?
8 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
The recent home resale data from National Association of Realtors indicated that the U.S. homebuilding sector still faces weaknesses. The data showed a 3.4% decline in existing home sales in the U.S. to an annual rate of 5.36 million units in October from 5.55 million units in September. Comment?
40 min ago | via American Reporter
Perhaps we should focus upon entirely new ideas and models instead of repairing financial structures and infrastructures that have failed the industrialized world miserably in the past decade or two. So, when prodded by colleagues I keep envisioning an economic rebound which actually accrues to the benefit of American taxpayers. Comment?
41 min ago | via American Reporter
There's been a lot of talk of late that there are glimmers of hope in the American economy. Since President Obama's economic stimulus package was enacted and the Federal Reserve and the Treasury Department both announced plans to buy up distressed assets and backstop mortgage-backed securities, the financial markets seemed to have steadied themselves. Comment?
51 min ago | via American Reporter
Readers who see three YouTube videos on our front page this past week must be curious. Has The Americzan Reporter become tabloid? Is the editor out of his mind? There is a simple explanation, and it is a news-related one. Comment?
54 min ago | via Local TV Station KTVZ
U.S. house prices rose 1.3 percent in the third quarter of 2015 according to the Federal Housing Finance Agency's House Price Index, released Wednesday, which also again put the Bend-Redmond metro area in the top 10 for the largest home price rises. The metro area came in No. Comment?
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