St. Petersburg Real Estate News
Real Estate news for St. Petersburg, FL continually updated from thousands of sources.
Saturday | via WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
Dozens of people enjoyed dinner, jazz, and conversation at the Sheraton Suites on Cypress Street in Tampa thanks to the Bay Area Association of Realtists . Comment?
Friday Mar 7 | via Inman Real Estate News
Back in 2010, Brent Bruns II bought a historic St. Petersburg, Fla. home with two small cottages on the grounds for $265,000. Comment?
Tuesday Mar 4 | via WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
The House approved legislation Tuesday night to roll back a recently enacted overhaul of the federal flood insurance program, after homeowners in flood-prone areas complained about sharp premium increases. Comment?
Thursday Feb 27 | via Monterey County Herald
More Americans than forecast filed applications for unemployment benefits last week, a sign the labor market is improving in fits and starts. Comment?
Thursday Feb 20 | via Business Journal
The move is expected to create 139 new Florida jobs with annual pay scales of at least 115 percent of the State of Florida's average annual wage, or about $47,500, according to a statement from Pinellas County Economic Development . Comment?
5 hrs ago | via National Mortgage News
FBC Mortgage, a unit of the investment bank Sterne Agee Group, is seeking partnerships with community banks that want to farm out their single-family mortgage originations. Comment?
Yesterday | via National Public Radio
The houses are now bringing steady returns as rentals. ReBOUND Residential in Florida has bought multiple properties like this one, a formerly bank-owned home in Sunrise, Fla., as investment properties. Comment?
Sunday | via Naples Daily News
Krysta Sylvester has joined the company. She is from Youngstown, Ohio and has several years of experience in real estate through her 58-year-old family-owned company, The Joseph Sylvester Construction Co. Comment?
Friday Mar 7 | via St. Petersburg Times
A Largo mortgage broker who squandered hundreds of thousands of dollars on risky and unlicensed securities has become a fugitive, after his failure to pay back devastated investors led a judge to order his arrest. Comment?
Friday Mar 7 | via Broward-Palm Beach
You in the market for a new home? How about, instead of buying a house with a pool and a white-picket fence, you buy yourself and your family a prison that used to hold female serial killers? It's plenty spacious! And it has a yard! There'll be a 60-day marketing period, of course, but then you'll be free to own your very own 66-acre prison. Comment?
7 min ago | via Myrtle Beach Online
The agreement by two key senators and a White House endorsement sent shares of Fannie and Freddie sinking Tuesday. Comment?
3 hrs ago | via Reuters
Malaysia is turning into the darling of Chinese developers as mainland investors turn their backs on market restrictions in Hong Kong and Singapore and bet billions on cheaper housing and higher returns in the Southeast Asian country. Comment?
9 min ago | via The Washington Monthly
The headline is the implicit question raised by John Winslow in a passionately argued post at Ten Miles Square today. Comment?
10 min ago | via Market Wire
Chartwell Retirement Residences announced today that it has entered into a binding agreement to sell a portfolio of 14 retirement residences comprised of 945 suites located in Ontario to a private purchaser. Comment?
10 min ago | via Seattle
Brent Downey, a senior manager at Zillow, the fast-growing online real estate marketplace, photographed at company headquarters in Seattle Brent Downey Months on the job: 4 Previous job: Onboarding manager at Amazon How did you learn about the job? LinkedIn Why do you think you landed the job? Demonstrated bias for action in delivering results on ... (more) Comment?