Tampa Real Estate News
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11 hrs ago | via St. Petersburg Times
A feud between a Tampa Realtor and one of the bay area's top-selling real estate teams is heating up. Jason Garcia has counter-sued Dynamic Duo Real Estate, alleging it has operated under illegal names and engaged in unfair and deceptive trade practices that have might have cost clients and other agents "millions of dollars.' Comment?
13 hrs ago | via St. Petersburg Times
The Tampa Bay Times took on about $13.3 million in new debt just before it purchased its main competitor, the Tampa Tribune , according to a mortgage filed in Pinellas County. The mortgage did not disclose the price the Times paid for the Tribune , and Times chairman and CEO Paul Tash said Wednesday the amount borrowed is not the purchase price. Comment?
Tuesday | via National Mortgage News
Walter Investment Management Corp. in Tampa, Fla., sank into a deeper $172.7 million net loss during the first quarter, as lower interest rates caused pressure on the company's mortgage servicing rights valuation. The net loss was 4.6 times greater than the net loss of $31 million posted a year ago. Comment?
Tuesday | via AmericanBankingNews.com
According to Zacks, "Walter Investment Management Corp., headquartered in Tampa, FL, is a Mortgage portfolio owner and mortgage servicer specializing in subprime, non-conforming and other credit challenged mortgage assets. It is a residential mortgage servicing company with divisional offices located in Atlanta, Birmingham, Charlotte, Ft. Comment?
Thursday Apr 28 | via Florida Trend
After three years of planning and debate, Hillsborough County is back where it started: with no idea how to pay for hundreds of millions of dollars worth of transportation needs. The county commission voted 4-3 to reject the proposed 30-year, half-cent sales tax, refusing to put it on the November ballot and letting voters decide. Comment?
Sunday May 1 | via WikiHow
If you are already living in Florida, you'll need to fulfill the basic residency requirements by getting a Florida drivers license, registering your out-of-state car, and registering to vote. If you have live in two different states, you'll need to file a Declaration of Domicile to prove that Florida is your primary place of residence. Comment?
Monday May 2 | via NBC2 News
Cape Coral Police are looking for a burglar who hit several vehicles and a construction site in a southeast Cape Coral Neighborhood. Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers is asking for the public's help identifying an unknown man who stole a water pressure tank in broad daylight from a Lehigh Acres home last week. Comment?
Sunday May 1 | via The Miami Herald
Miami-Dade County is the dominant market with at least 262 buildings and nearly 37,100 units - about 73 percent of the overall South Florida pipeline - announced during this cycle Changes in market trends have led to a surge in new developments in Broward and Palm Beach counties, where prices are generally cheaper for land, construction and resales Here are five factors that need to be monitored to get a better sense of the future direction of the Tri-County area's coastal condo market Nearly a century after the first major residential real-estate boom in South Florida, the Tri-County region of Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach still experiences ebbs and flows as it attempts to adjust to the demands of buyers who are interested in owning local properties. Comment?
Friday Apr 29 | via Florida Today
Want to own an HGTV Dream Home? The asking price for this year's waterfront Merritt Island home is $1,530,000. Merritt Island HGTV Dream Home price? $1.5 million Want to own an HGTV Dream Home? The asking price for this year's waterfront Merritt Island home is $1,530,000. Comment?
Thursday Apr 28 | via National Mortgage News
The Florida Bar Foundation got a check this week for $23 million, its largest ever, as part of a Bank of America mortgage settlement that aims to provide legal aid for homeowners facing foreclosure. The money came with few rules for how to spend the windfall. Comment?
3 min ago | via AmericanBankingNews.com
According to Zacks, "AG Mortgage Investment Trust, Inc. is a real estate investment trust. The Company invests in, acquires and manages residential mortgage assets, other real estate-related securities and financial assets. Comment?
12 min ago | via Bloomberg
Housing Development Finance Corp., India's largest mortgage lender, has picked banks to arrange an initial public offering of its life insurance joint venture that could raise as much as $400 million, people with knowledge of the matter said. Citigroup Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Morgan Stanley and Kotak Mahindra Bank Ltd. are among banks chosen to work on a listing of HDFC Standard Life Insurance Co., according to the people, who asked not to be identified as the information is private. Comment?
17 min ago | via Post-Bulletin
By and large, U.S. bank customers have signed away their right to sue their bank in court, often without being aware of it. Buried in the fine print of credit card agreements, mortgages, insurance policies are what are known as binding, or mandatory, arbitration clauses. Comment?
20 min ago | via The Washington Post
Kyle Bass, founder of Hayman Capital Management, said investors wouldn't be investing in China if they realized how vulnerable its banking system is. "Common sense will tell you that they are going to have a loss cycle," he said at the Milken Institute Global Conference in Beverly Hills, California, on Wednesday. Comment?
20 min ago | via The Star
A 60-minute workshop was not sufficient to sway three votes on the Board of County Commissioners to agree on a loan modification with the Port St. Joe Port Authority. During a special meeting immediately after the workshop, Commissioners Carmen McLemore, Ward McDaniel and Joanna Bryan dissented on a motion from Commissioner Sandy Quinn, Jr. and seconded by Commissioner Jerry Barnes to agree to the loan modification. Comment?
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