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May 9, 2016 | via KATC-TV Lafayette
Attorney General Jeff Landry's office offers several seminars in the coming weeks for senior citizens who would like more information about scams. Attorney General Jeff Landry's office offers a special consumer publication on elder fraud prevention. Comment?
Thursday Jul 14 | via KNOE-TV Monroe
Thanks to big companies like Century link and reports of improved schools many people are flocking to Ouachita Parish to find a home, but it's going to be harder then they might think. According to the Northeast Louisiana Association of Realtors there's been more than 700 homes sold so far this year. Comment?
Thursday Jun 30 | via Baton Rouge Business Report
East Baton Rouge is among five Louisiana parishes that have a sizable share of the 4,000 Louisiana borrowers who are are owed money from a settlement with mortgage servicers stemming from the 2008 housing bubble bust. The Louisiana Department of Treasury says it has received the $2.4 million foreclosure settlement and is encouraging residents to search for the money online or to call the office's toll-free hotline at 1-888-925-4127. Comment?
Jun 29, 2016 | via KATC-TV Lafayette
More than 4,000 borrowers in Louisiana are owed money from a settlement with mortgage servicers stemming from the 2008 housing bubble burst, according to State Treasurer John Kennedy. "If you lost your home to foreclosure during the national credit crisis, check our Unclaimed Property database to see if you're owed some money," said Kennedy. Comment?
Jun 15, 2016 | via BayouBuzz.com
The Louisiana legislature thorough the House Ways and Means Committee are deciding on whether to fill the roughly $450M hole or cut TOPS, K-12, and other programs. Through the actions of Republicans in the House of Representatives, especially those who serve on the House Ways and Means Committee, the special session has shown John Bel Edwards we will not succumb to unreasonable taxation. Comment?
Jun 8, 2016 | via Daily World
Edwards tax plan takes a hit Democratic committee chair casts tie-breaking vote to stall key bill Check out this story on dailyworld.com: Rep. Joe Bouie, D-New Orleans, listens to testimony about tax bills during a hearing of the House Ways and Means Committee on Wednesday in Baton Rouge. Gov. John Bel Edwards called on lawmakers Tuesday to raise millions of dollars more in taxes aimed at closing budget holes and stopping cuts to health care services and education programs. Comment?
8 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
If you don't know about finance and you want to learn, where do you start? Start with the money, says Paul Brodsky of Macro Allocation Inc. Paul started his career in finance in 1982 and worked as a bond trader, options trader, fund manager, before founding the research and consulting firm Macro Allocation. He said he had to unlearn many of the principles first taught to him and focus on what's really driving stocks, bonds, and the economy. Comment?
1 hr ago | via PropertyProf Blog
Withboth of the conventions over, now is a good time to take a look at what the parties have to say about property law and housingpolicy. Notably, affordable housing has been largely left out of the big policy discussions from both the Clinton and the Trump camps. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Mashable
New hires at Google and other Silicon Valley companies are often offered home loans with no money down and a host of other financial planning services, Bloomberg reported this week. The help for tech employees buying houses, of course, is taking place in one of the least affordable and most competitive housing markets in the country. Comment?
1 hr ago | 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?
1 hr ago | via BrothersJudd Blog
Mr. Khan met his wife at Punjab University in Lahore, Pakistan. They moved to Dubai, where their two eldest sons were born, then arrived in Houston, renting a $200-a-month apartment. Comment?
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