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Friday Jun 26 | via Vancouver Business Journal
Changes are coming to the mortgage loan process this fall, and they're expected to impact everyone involved in the business of real The post Industry braces for mortgage loan changes appeared first on Vancouver Business Journal. Comment?
Monday Jun 22 | via OregonLive.com
Consumers have enjoyed record-low interest rates since 2008 for fixed rate mortgages on homes like those available at the new master-planned community of Fieldstone Estates. Now is the best time to build new while the ability to lock in such historically-low rates still is an option. Comment?
Sunday Jun 21 | via The Columbian
Burgerville chairman Tom Mears has been appointed to an at-large position on the executive committee of Identity Clark County, a nonprofit business advocacy group he helped found in 1993. Mears became president and CEO of the Vancouver-based fast-food chain in 1982 and was named chairman in 2008. Comment?
Friday Jun 12 | via The Columbian
This home listed for sale in the Lincoln neighborhood in May 2014 was part of a shrinking supply of single-family residences listed for sale in Clark County. Southwest Washington's real estate market is strong a year later, according to figures released Friday. Comment?
Jun 2, 2015 | via The Columbian
If you notice your home's assessed value is on the rise, you're not alone. Home values increased on average by about 5 to 10 percent in 2014, according to the Clark County Assessor's Office. Comment?
Tuesday Jun 30 | via ARLnow.com
This regularly-scheduled sponsored Q&A column is written by Will Wiard, Arlington-based real estate broker , voted one of Washington's Best Realtors of 2015 by Washingtonian. Please submit your questions via email . Comment?
Thursday Jun 25 | via Washingtonian.com
With the area's housing prices and population continuing to rise, it's a great time to be a real-estate agent. Here, in 12 categories, are agents and teams who produced the highest sales volumes in Washington last year, along with where they're licensed. Comment?
Thursday Jun 18 | via Real Change
A renter needs to earn more than $27 an hour to afford a two-bedroom apartment in Seattle without being cost-burdened, meaning they are spending more than 30 percent of their income on housing. Each year, the National Low Income Housing Coalition crunches the numbers to determine how much it costs to afford housing in every county in the United States, based on data from the U.S. Department of Urban Development. Comment?
May 7, 2015 | via Methow Valley News Home Page
The young students, and needless to say, their parents, are looking forward to the start of grammar school in the fall. Comment?
Apr 30, 2015 | via Mortgage News Daily
Bottom Right Default State Name: State Name underscore: State Name dash: State Name lower underscore: State Name lower dash: State Name lower: State Abbreviation: State Abbreviation Lower: It is a continuously updated stream of news from around the web Visit throughout the day for the latest breaking news. WASHINGTON, - U.S. labor costs rose solidly in the first quarter as wages in the private sector increased, which could keep the Federal Reserve on track to raise interest rates this year. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Independent.ie
Just like Bank of Ireland, Ulster Bank and Permanent TSB, it is defying calls to cut variable rates. Photographer: Aidan Crawley/Bloomberg That is the argument the Central Bank has been putting out, as it does not want powers to set rates. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Glenwood Springs Post-Independent
Last year, 78 percent of RFSD employees stuck around, compared with 85 percent in Garfield County Re-2 and a state average of 80 percent. The district fared better in the 2010-2011 and 2012-2013 school years, tying the state average but still trailing Re-2, but saw a major exodus amid budget cuts in 2011-12, with 29 percent of the staff departing. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Independent.ie
Nearly 10 million Greek voters will take to the ballot booths Sunday to vote 'Yes' or 'No' in a referendum asking if they accept more austerity measures in return for bailout funds Each morning, Nick Balabanis leaves his Athens home at 6am to begin work. The father of one commutes into the centre of the city to the small but bustling drapery shop on Athinaidos Street, hidden away from the tourist gaze. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Mail on Sunday
Right now, there is no hotter topic at Middle England dinner parties or saloon bars than the dreaded buy-to-let conversation Joe Kennedy, millionaire investor, businessman and father of the powerful American political family, knew precisely when to run like hell from an 'investment opportunity'. He famously said: 'When the shoeshine boys are giving you stock tips, it's time to sell.' Comment?
2 hrs ago | via Korea Herald
South Korean banks saw their mortgage lending jump by more than 9 trillion won in June from the previous month, data showed Sunday, due to sharply increased housing transactions. As of end-June, the nation's seven major banks, including Kookmin, Shinhan, Woori and Hana, held 321.04 trillion won in outstanding mortgage loans, down from 330.9 trillion won a month earlier, according to the data by the lenders. Comment?
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