Watsonville Real Estate News
Real Estate news for Watsonville, CA continually updated from thousands of sources.
Thursday Aug 13 | via Wines & Vines
Finding the capital for expansion can be tough for smaller wineries, vineyards and wine-related businesses. Despite the wine industry's recovery back to pre-recession profitability, many banks shy away from complex, cyclical, commodity-driven businesses like wine. Comment?
Thursday Aug 20 | via Monterey County Herald
Monterey >> If you earn Monterey County's median wage there are probably only two places you can afford to buy a home: Greenfield and King City. In a study released Thursday, the California Association of Realtors found those who earn the county's median income of $58,980 a year can only qualify for a mortgage loan for a home costing up to $298,120. Comment?
Tuesday Aug 4 | via KION 46
According to realtor.com, the Santa Cruz housing market is one of the hottest in the country. New numbers show in the month of July, it was listed tenth behind San Francisco, Denver and Dallas. Comment?
Jul 7, 2015 | via Santa Cruz Sentinel
Before the remodel, this three-bedrooom home at 902 Lockewood Lane in Scotts Valley was a rental property. In May, the median price - the midpoint of 183 sales - was $700,000, up from $675,000 a year ago, according to Gary Gangnes of Real Options Realty, who tracks the numbers. Comment?
Jun 25, 2015 | via KION 46
The good news is that foreclosures are way down, but the bad news according to the Monterey County Civil Grand Jury is that fraudulent land records in the form of 'title transfers' and 'deeds of trust' remain in the county recorders office. This latest report noted that there is no system in place at the county level to ensure that records are legally signed. Comment?
5 hrs ago | via Inside Bay Area
Computers have brought a major change to libraries, so it seems the way to keep libraries viable is to increase ebooks and have more programs and activities. Another lure is their increased material meant strictly for adults, which can be checked out to any age while holding parents responsible -- though the parents do not necessarily know what their minor has checked out. Comment?
6 hrs ago | via Contra Costa Times
When billionaire candidate Donald Trump was asked during the first GOP presidential debate about the four bankruptcies declared over the years by companies he controlled, Trump didn't flinch. "I have used ... the laws of this country, the chapter laws, to do a great job for my company, my employees, myself and my family," he said. Comment?
Tuesday | via San Diego Source
Dave Gillingham provides real estate agents an overview of the California Real Estate Purchase Agreement , Residential Income Property Purchase Agreement and Joint Escrow Instructions , and Purchase Agreement Addendum . Comment?
Tuesday | via San Diego Source
The Cultural Arts Office is supporting the films being shown at Ruby G. Schulman's Auditorium. Visit website for film schedule and tickets. Comment?
Saturday Aug 29 | via Los Angeles Times
As head of the Los Angeles office of global engineering firm Arup, Jon Phillips has a panoramic view of the economy - through his diverse array of clients. When the real estate market crashed in 2007 and 2008, the firm shifted a significant chunk of business overseas to projects in China and the Middle East. Comment?
Jul 6, 2015 | via Griffin Daily News
Better employment prospects, rising home values and historically low mortgage rates are driving improvements in housing markets across the country. Comment?
17 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
Bond indices' limitations as investable strategies are evident when taking a closer look at a key proxy for global investment-grade bonds-the global aggregate index. Fixed-income indices can provide useful snapshots of fixed-income markets. Comment?
21 min ago | via Inman Real Estate News
Takeaways: Class-action suit against Uber could spell big trouble for real estate agents and brokers. Increased employment costs could lead to a "significant reduction" in agents, according to the National Association of Realtors. Comment?
23 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
Despite a brutal first half of 2015, the company is on the up and up thanks to a better overall environment. In this article I will return to looking at American Capital Agency . Comment?
50 min ago | via AmericanBankingNews.com
According to Zacks, "Bridge Bancorp, Inc. is the bank holding company of The Bridgehampton National Bank. " was upgraded by analysts at Zacks from a sell rating to a hold rating. Comment?
Copyright © 2015 Topix LLC