Wakefield Real Estate News
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Wednesday Nov 4 | via MLive.com
Former real-estate developer Charles Patrick Gahan was sentenced Wednesday, Nov. 4, to five years, 10 months in federal prison in an $8 million "mortgage-stacking" scheme. Gahan, 52, was remanded to the custody of U.S. Marshal's Service after sentencing by U.S. District Judge Robert Holmes Bell. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 4 | via MLive.com
Charles Patrick Gahan, 52, who has been living in Florida, will join co-defendant Scott Hoeft, owner of Prime Title Services, in the federal Bureau of Prisons for defrauding banks, lenders and real-estate title insurance companies. Hoeft wrote title insurance policies for First American Title and Old Republic National Title Insurance and committed financial fraud against several financial institutions linked to Gahan's residential developments. Comment?
Oct 28, 2015 | via MLive.com
Ann Arbor's original "tiny house" community just passed a quiet milestone: A listing in Pittsfield Village hit the market this month priced at more than $100,000. The two-bedroom, 695-square-foot tri-level on Parkwood went under contract quickly - reportedly for even more than the $109,000 list price - signaling that Ann Arbor's hot real estate market seems to be reaching every corner of the market. Comment?
Oct 22, 2015 | via Patch.com
With combined assets of more than $1 billion, Level One Bank will become the largest locally owned bank in Oakland County. Level One Bancorp Inc. will acquire Farmington Hills-based Bank of Michigan, also based in Farmington Hills, under an agreement announced Thursday. Comment?
Oct 1, 2015 | via ClickOnDetroit
Starting Oct. 3, new federal rules go into effect that are designed to make the process a little easier. As with any new change, there will be ripple effects and those changes will impact how quickly you are able to buy and sell a home. Comment?
17 min ago | via Sys-Con Media
In addition to McGillivray and his construction team having access to CertainTeed's wide range of interior and exterior building materials on upcoming episodes of Income Property, the partnership also includes event appearances, collaborative website and social media content and more. "CertainTeed's long-standing commitment to manufacturing a wide breadth of high performance, sustainable building materials fully aligns with my philosophy of smart home renovation and passion for helping homeowners get the most value out of their biggest investment," Scott said. Comment?
33 min ago | via The Huffington Post
I turned in my notice to leave my contract job because I was going on a one-way trip to Europe. Then I began to methodically remove every single source of income I had. Comment?
1 hr ago | via South Florida Sun-Sentinel
More money is flowing into credit unions in Broward, Palm Beach and Miami-Dade counties as the local economy improves, according to the League of Southeastern Credit Unions & Affiliates. South Florida credit unions are writing more loans as their assets continue to grow, according to the League of Southeastern Credit Unions & Affiliates. Comment?
11 min ago | via Bloomberg
The 30-year-old marketing manager for a medical-device company said he did almost everything electronically for the mortgage on his $980,000 home in the San Francisco suburb of Lafayette, California. "I didn't want to deal with a bank," Patmont said. Comment?
12 min ago | via Inman News
MLS executives have questions about Upstream's revenue model, how it will handle IDX, how MLSs and Upstream will work together to deliver clean data -- and whether NAR subsidiary Realtors Property Resource can deliver on the project. MLSs say they can't adequately prepare for Upstream without answers to some of these questions, but multiple presentations at NAR's annual conference did not adequately answer them. Comment?
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