Stallings Real Estate News
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May 27, 2015 | via The Washington Post
These sales data recorded by the Maryland Department of Assessments & Taxation were provided by Black Knight Financial Services. For information about other residential real estate transactions, visit www.washingtonpost.com/homesales . Comment?
May 8, 2015 | via WBTV
Home prices in the Charlotte area are going up as we enter the busy spring buying season. New numbers released by the Charlotte Regional Realtor Association show median prices have increased 8.6% in the first four months of 2015 compared to last year. Comment?
Apr 29, 2015 | via WBTV
Robert Kraus lost his job in 2006 after he says he raised red flags about questionable activities in the corporate and investment bank at Wachovia, now part of Wells Fargo. Since then, he says he has fallen behind on his mortgage because he hasn't been able to find work in financial services. Comment?
Mar 30, 2015 | via WBTV
One of the nation's most prominent apartment developers is calling on politicians to do more to make housing affordable, including doubling the federal subsidies developers can get for building affordable housing units. J. Ron Terwilliger, who is in Charlotte to speak to the Urban Land Institute and Charlotte City Council, told the Observer Monday that the U.S. is in a "silent housing crisis," with more than 20 million families paying over half of their income for housing. Comment?
Mar 12, 2015 | via WBTV
The last countywide revaluation came in 2008 at the height of the residential real estate bubble, Tax Administrator John Petoskey said. He said while property values are recovering, they still have not reached 2008 levels, which led to the drop in values. 2 comments
Thursday Aug 27 | via Business Journal
Foreclosure rates for home mortgages in North Carolina and its Triangle region have declined to less than one-third of the number of homes that were in some stage of the foreclosure process at the Triangle mortgage crisis peak in 2012, according to a review of data from property research firm CoreLogic. North Carolina's foreclosure rate dropped to 0.76 percent in June, compared to 0.93 percent the year prior, according to CoreLogic's most recent report. Comment?
Friday Aug 21 | via Politico
Three of the four U.S. banks with more than $1 trillion in assets are hitting limits on campaign contributions to Republican Sen. Richard Burr. Under campaign finance laws, multi-candidate PACs can only give campaigns $5,000 per election. Comment?
Thursday Aug 20 | via Switched
When you're looking for a new place to hang your hat, it helps to know what areas are on the rise. GOBankingRates reviewed housing and lifestyle-related data -- including housing affordability , job growth, home sales, and emerging real estate trends -- to identify the top 11 up-and-coming housing markets for U.S. home buyers. Comment?
Thursday Aug 20 | via Business Wire
Homeowners need to remain vigilant about protecting their lives and property. )--The Television Bureau of Advertising released the following statement on a new report claiming inefficiencies in TV advertising for political campaigns. Comment?
Friday Aug 14 | via National Mortgage News
Banks that sold faulty mortgage-backed securities right before the crisis have suffered a string of legal defeats over the timing of government lawsuits, but some experts believe the industry may still have a shot in the Supreme Court. Since the crisis regulators have brought a slew of actions against big banks for assets they sold to acquirers that ultimately failed. Comment?
41 min ago | via NBC San Diego
Israel Hechter, owner of Ocean 18 LLC and Note Tracker Corporation, paid nearly $1 million in bribes to bank insiders at J.P. Morgan Chase Bank, GMAC Mortgage and National City Bank. The bankers then arranged for Hechter to win bids to buy mortgage loans on the secondary market by manipulating and even erasing bids from qualified competitors. Comment?
56 min ago | via Andover Advertiser
China's economic problems are "unlikely" to derail plans to raise interest rates in the UK, Bank of England Governor Mark Carney has claimed. The Chinese slowdown and rattled investor confidence this week prompted expectations that rate increases might be taken off the agenda in the short term in both the US and UK, where the cost of borrowing has remained at 0.5% for more than six years. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Post and Courier
Tears still spring into Debbie Cooley-Guy's eyes when she thinks about her dream home, with its wide, sweeping porch. It overlooked a bayou filled with wading birds, a glittering blue pool and the space for not only a 12-foot Christmas tree, but a grand piano as well. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Weirton Daily Times
Many Americans have just absorbed a financial beating - at least as measured by their stock holdings. Comment?
1 hr ago | via AmericanBankingNews.com
According to Zacks, "FirstService Corporation offers property services to commercial, institutional and residential customers primarily in North America and internationally. Its operating segment consists of Commercial Real Estate Services, Residential Real Estate Services and Property Services. Comment?
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