Staten-Island Real Estate News
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7 hrs ago | via Inman Real Estate News
Bots may help make lead generation more affordable, though real estate agents remain hesitant toward the value of bot-driven automations. Have suggestions for products that you'd like to see reviewed by our real estate technology expert? Email Craig Rowe.Bots are becoming quite the industry talking point. Comment?
Saturday Feb 18 | via Curbed
A new study conducted by the Independent Budget Office confirms pretty much what many people already knew: most of the city's priciest properties being sold are in Manhattan, reports the New York Post . According to the study, Manhattan was responsible for 86 percent of home sales over $2 million over the past three years, which is why Borough President Gale Brewer is strongly against Mayor Bill de Blasio's proposed "mansion tax." Comment?
Wednesday Feb 1 | via SILive.com
In the market for a home in Staten Island's Woodrow section? Here's a look at three homes priced from $1.9M to $550K. This "oversized property with convenience to shopping and transportation" is located at 1235 Woodrow Road. Comment?
Monday Jan 30 | via SILive.com
Staten Island homes sales in 2016 increased by 12 percent over the year prior, according to the Real Estate Board of New York Residential Sales Report. The total number of homes sold in the borough in 2015 was 1,283. Comment?
Jan 15, 2017 | via SILive.com
Greg A. Sokol of Cangiano Estates was inducted as the 55th president of The Staten Island Board of Realtors . Sokol was sworn into office by Dawn Carpenter, president of the New York State Association of Realtors and a past president of SIBOR. Comment?
19 hrs ago | via The Real Deal
Nearly a year after launching a pilot program designed to unmask hidden buyers of luxury real estate, the Treasury Department extended the regulation on Thursday in a continued effort to crack down on money laundering. Taking on critics who say its geographic targeting order [GTO] has gaping loopholes, Treasury officials said 30 percent of transactions covered by the order in the past year involved someone who was ultimately linked to suspicious financial activity. Comment?
Tuesday Feb 21 | via The Washington Post
Hedge funds largely failed in their legal challenge to the U.S. government's capture of billions of dollars in profits generated by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac after their bailout, sending shares of the mortgage guarantors plunging. Perry Capital LLC , the Fairholme Funds and other big investors lost a bid to overturn a judge's ruling that said they can't sue the government over the dividend change. Comment?
Saturday Feb 18 | via GuruFocus.com
The U.S. housing market rallied in 2016 as house prices and lending continued to grow with mortgage rates remaining low for the larger part of the year. The U.S. federal reserve has signaled the possibility of another rate hike but the longer it took to increase interest rates, the more uncertainty brewed in the market, keeping mortgage rates low. Comment?
Friday Feb 17 | via The Washington Post
Jared Kushner relinquished control of his family's multibillion-dollar real-estate business in January to eliminate conflicts of interest when he became a top White House adviser to his father-in-law, President Donald Trump. Kushner Cos . Comment?
Thursday Feb 16 | via New York Magazine
After marrying my husband I told him I didn't want to get pregnant until we bought a house and moved out of our Boston apartment. For my husband, it was simply the next logical step to adulthood. Comment?
5 min ago | via Business Wire
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7 min ago | via News Talk Florida
Americans bought more new homes in January after a steep fall-off the previous month, a sign the housing market is healthy despite higher mortgage rates. New home sales rose 3.7 percent to a seasonally-adjusted 555,000, the Commerce Department said Friday. Comment?
Thursday Feb 16 | via Nation's Building News
Sales of newly built, single-family homes rose 3.7 percent in January to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 555,000 units, according to newly released data by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau. "This increase in new home sales is in line with our forecast for a steady, gradual recovery of the housing market," said Granger MacDonald, chairman of the National Association of Home Builders and a home builder and developer from Kerrville, Texas. Comment?
13 min ago | via NWAonline
Americans shrugged off rising mortgage rates and bought existing homes in January at the fastest pace since 2007. That has set off bidding wars that have pushed up prices as the supply of available homes has dwindled to record lows. Comment?
14 min ago | via Curbed
While the faint outline of a new building slated for the corner of Erie and LaSalle was first teased by broker Jameson Sotheby's Realty back in January , the River North condo project known as "The Bentham" has officially stepped into light. The 15-story tower comes from developer Sedgwick Properties and will contain 31 large, high-end residences reportedly starting around $1.3 million a pop. Comment?
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