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Oct 5, 2015 | via The Ashland Daily Tidings
Home sales in Jackson County continued their climb in September, with an increase of just over 30 percent in the number sold compared with a year ago, according to figures released Oct. 5 by the Rogue Valley Association of Realtors. For the month, 768 homes sold, up from 589 in September 2014. Comment?
Aug 7, 2015 | via The Ashland Daily Tidings
Single-family home sales in Jackson County soared 32.5 percent between May 1 and July 31, pushing the median price 10.5 percent higher than a year ago. The countywide median hit $237,500, up from $215,000, as 812 homes changed hands during the three-month period, compared to 613 a year ago, according to figures compiled by Southern Oregon Multiple Listing Service. Comment?
Jul 14, 2015 | via OregonLive.com
Van Vliet, head of Oregon Housing and Community Services, decided in recent months she has no interest in expanding a program that has rescued 181 families from foreclosure and, Sten argues, turns a profit for the state. in Jackson County - is "subsiding." Comment?
Friday Nov 20 | via Daily Journal of Commerce
In June 2013, the Oregon Supreme Court, in Brandrup v. ReconTrust Company , addressed whether Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems Inc. , as nominee for the original lender and the lender's successors and assigns, could be identified as the beneficiary of record of a deed of trust. Comment?
Thursday Nov 19 | via Eugene Weekly
Downtown merchants in Eugene are getting a head start on the holidays with a number of events before Thanksgiving, including a tree-lighting ceremony and entertainment from 5:15 to 6:30 pm Friday, Nov. 20, on the east Park Blocks. Comment?
Friday Nov 13 | via Beach Connection
Part three of this wacky and intricate Oregon coast travelogue picks up after a few days of stuffing my face in lovely culinary hideouts as well as engaging encounters with winter weather surprises. . It all takes place in February of 2007. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 10 | via The Oregonian
When the state of Oregon derailed a unique anti-foreclosure program last summer, U.S. Senator Jeff Merkley and Gov. Kate Brown both had a glorious opportunity to end the madness. From the beginning, Merkley and Margaret Van Vliet, the state housing director, vehemently disagreed on the expansion of a pilot project that has now saved 194 families from foreclosure. Comment?
Sunday Nov 1 | via Tualatin Times
A decision from the Columbia County Board of Commissioners regarding forest property could prime the county for a legal fight. Commissioners voted 2 to 1 Wednesday, Oct. 28, to deny a request from Weyerhaeuser Co. Comment?
3 min ago | via National Mortgage News
Home prices rose 5.7% in the third quarter from a year earlier as buyers competed for a tight supply of properties on the market. Prices climbed 1.3% on a seasonally adjusted basis from the previous three months, the Federal Housing Finance Agency said in a report Wednesday from Washington. Comment?
3 min ago | via National Mortgage News
Three county governments in metro Atlanta have sued Bank of America for engaging in the practice of equity stripping, where the bank targeted minority borrowers with high-interest mortgage loans. B of A's illegal practice involved both the origination and servicing of mortgage loans, the counties said. Comment?
4 min ago | via Daily Mail
The death knell for buy-to-let? Chancellor almost trebles stamp duty bill on a A 275k home with extra charge for landlords Chancellor George Osborne landed buy-to-let landlords another shock today by announcing a 3 per cent stamp duty surcharge on property purchases from 1 April 2016. The addition of a 3 per cent extra charge on all stamp duty bands above a A 40,000 starting level will almost treble the bill for buying a A 275,000 home, hiking it from A 3,750 to A 10,800. Comment?
5 min ago | via Christian Science Monitor
The National Association of Realtors said the average home-sale price is at its highest level since October 2005, pre-housing bubble. But the mood is very different than a decade ago. Comment?
8 min ago | via The Item
Sales of new homes recovered in October after suffering a steep drop in September, indicating that the housing market may be stabilizing. The Commerce Department says new-home sales climbed 10.7 percent last month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 495,000. Comment?
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