Sulphur Real Estate News
Monday May 4 | via TaxVox
Will cuts to a state's top income tax rate boost growth? Not necessarily. In a new TPC paper , Bill Gale, Aaron Krupkin, and Kim Rueben find little evidence linking state-level economic growth and taxes, especially income tax policy. Comment?
Apr 15, 2015 | via NOLA.com
Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell speaks during the swearing in ceremony at the St. John the Baptist Parish Courthouse in Edgard on Monday, January 12, 2015. Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell's office will partner with the Louisiana Bar Foundation and several other organizations to offer a series of free workshops on mortgages and personal finance, the last of which will be held in Covington on April 30. The statewide financial education tour kicks off on April 22 in Shreveport and in Lake Charles. Comment?
Apr 14, 2015 | via KATC-TV Lafayette
Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell's office will partner with the Louisiana Bar Foundation and several other organizations to offer a series of free workshops on mortgages and personal finance to Louisiana consumers. Caldwell is partnering with the Louisiana Bar Foundation, Louisiana Appleseed, Louisiana Legal Services, and the Louisiana Civil Justice Center, to offer "LMAP: Getting Your House in Order." Comment?
Mar 26, 2015 | via The Daily Advance
Lower unemployment, bankruptcies and foreclosures in March reduced the nation's economic stress to its lowest point this year, according to The Associated Press' monthly analysis of conditions around the country. More than 85 percent of the nation's 3,141 counties and every state but two - Louisiana and South Dakota - enjoyed better conditions in March than in February, the AP's Economic Stress Index showed. Comment?
Feb 14, 2015 | via The Advocate
His budgeting practices were savaged by national media from coast to coast . He received "three Pinocchios" - on a scale of four, meaning "significant factual error and/or obvious contradictions" - from The Washington Post on the way he spun budget figures. Comment?
4 min ago | via WBZT-AM West Palm Beach
Florida's job and income growth is impressive, Raises are out - bonuses are in, Inside Florida hot real-estate market & more: Today's entry: So Florida has been growing jobs but what about wages? Can people afford food with their paychecks? Bottom Line: Today's question was sent with a bit of snarkyness to it That's ok because it's a good question and topic. Florida's overall job growth has been the 2nd best in the country in overall job growth since the end of the recession in the summer of 2009 and since we steadily began to add people to payrolls once again in February of 2010. Comment?
4 min ago | via Benalla Ensign
Cobram has been named as one of the top six towns to buy a house in after emerging as one of the best buyers' markets in Victorian real estate. Cobram has been named as one of the top six towns to buy a house in after emerging as one of the best buyers' markets in Victorian real estate. Comment?
14 min ago | via Berkshire Eagle
The Warren Group reported a nearly 8 percent decline in home sales April to April, while the Massachusetts Association of Realtors reported a 6 percent decline. Both organizations, however, reported a jump in median prices from April 2014 of 2 to 3 percent. Comment?
17 min ago | via NewsOK.com
KEEPING SCORE: European indexes recovered some of the losses from the start of the week. Britain's FTSE 100 rose 0.6 percent to 6,988.69 and Germany's DAX added 0.2 percent to 11,645.47. Comment?
24 min ago | via Wall Street Journal
Just weeks after closing funding from growth investors at a $3 billion valuation , DocuSign Inc. has raised an additional $45 million from the venture arms of Dell and Intel at the same valuation. The strategic infusion from Dell Ventures and Intel Capital augments existing relationships DocuSign has with both tech companies and comes as the San Francisco-based platform for tracking, authenticating and archiving digital documents expands globally and into more sectors. Comment?
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