Tiffin Real Estate News
Friday | via WFMJ-TV Youngstown
Statistics provided by the Ohio Supreme Court show that foreclosure filings declined in the state in 2014 for the fifth straight year. The court reported Thursday the 43,727 new common-pleas filings of residential, commercial, and tax foreclosure cases last year was a decline of nearly 18 percent from 2013. Comment?
Thursday Apr 16 | via Mortgage News Daily
Foreclosure activity increased by 20 percent in March compared to February and was up 4 percent from a year earlier. RealtyTrac, in its combined March and 1st Quarter 2015 report said it was the first annual increase in foreclosure filings, which include default notices, scheduled auctions, and completed foreclosures or bank repossessions, since September 2010 but that the increases indicated a cleanup of lingering problems rather than a new round of distress. Comment?
Thursday Apr 16 | via Business Journal
The number of bank repossessions in Ohio for the first quarter rose 54 percent compared to a year ago, the biggest increase of any state, according to a report by RealtyTrac . This contradicts total foreclosure activity trends nationwide, where the activity decreased 8 percent year over year for the first quarter. Comment?
Wednesday Apr 15 | via Sys-Con Media
There were a total of 122,060 U.S. properties with foreclosure filings in March, a 20 percent jump from a 104-month low in February and up 4 percent from a year ago -- the first month with a year-over-year increase in overall foreclosure activity since September 2010. The increase in March was driven primarily by a jump in bank repossessions , which at 36,152 were up 49 percent from the previous month and up 25 percent from a year ago to a 17-month high -- although still about one-third of the 102,134 REOs in September 2010, the peak month for REOs. Comment?
Wednesday Apr 15 | via WDTN-TV Dayton
Federal housing grants totaling $134,000 are designed to help Ohioans make good decisions about housing and stave off foreclosures. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development on Tuesday announced the grants to support 10 housing counseling organizations in Ohio. Comment?
2 min ago | via Alabama Live
Sales: Baldwin County condo sales, which include condos along the Gulf Coast, totaled 150 units in March. Sales improved 38.9 percent from the same period a year earlier. Comment?
3 min ago | via PennLive.com
The last man to shoot an American president now spends most of the year in a house overlooking the 13th hole of a golf course in a gated community. He likes taking walks, plays guitar and paints, eats at Wendy's and drives around in a Toyota. Comment?
22 min ago | via Inman News
As real estate, mortgage and title company professionals we are seeing marketing shifting to video more and more. Why? Video is one the most powerful and fastest ways to convey a message to your target audience. Comment?
23 min ago | via Potomac Local
It's a consistent, bipartisan complaint in Prince William County - residential real estate taxes are higher than they should be because our commercial tax base is too small. Yet, despite this widely-held sentiment, the problem remains. Comment?
39 min ago | via Foster's Daily Democrat
PORTSMOUTH – Another month, another record was recorded for single-family homes and residential condominium sales in the Seacoast. Only this time, the record is in the scarcity of the inventory. February, according to the Seacoast Board of Realtors, saw a monthly record for at least the past five years for both condo and single-family sales. Comment?
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