Weston Real Estate News
Real Estate news for Weston, GA continually updated from thousands of sources.
Yesterday | via WSB-TV
DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. - The drugmaker behind EpiPen announced Monday that they will make a generic version after receiving backlash from parents and doctors across the nation after the price shot up. Comment?
Thursday Aug 18 | via Chattanoogan.com
The Georgia Department of Labor announced that the state's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in July dropped to 5 percent, down one-tenth of a percentage point from 5.1 percent in June. Comment?
Monday Aug 15 | via Douglas County Sentinel
Carrollton City Councilman Rory Wojcik agrees with the West Georgia Board of Realtors' position that comprehensive planning is essential to the city as a whole but said housing is just "a piece of the pie." Wojcik was responding to a Times-Georgian article in which West Georgia Board of Realtors President Paula Waters discussed growth planning. Comment?
Tuesday Aug 2 | via PlanPhilly
City revenues came in higher than expected this year, reports Claudia Vargas, with the biggest jump coming from the realty transfer tax . "The realty transfer collection went up 16 percent from last year to $236 million this year, double the $119 million that was collected in 2012." Comment?
Jul 15, 2016 | via Federal Emergency Management Agency
Newly revised preliminary digital flood insurance rate maps for the coastal Georgia areas of Bryan, Chatham, Liberty and McIntosh counties will be available for residents to review at four public open houses the week of July 18-22. Flood maps show the extent to which areas are at risk for flooding, and when updated maps become effective they are used to help determine flood insurance and building requirements. Comment?
7 min ago | via Hospitality Net
While there is a constant increase in renting apartments between individuals for medium- or short-term stays, MagicStay.com , the platform for renting alternative accommodation for business travelers, asked more than 600 European business travelers about their opinions on this new type of accommodation. According to the study * , 20% of business travelers have already chosen alternative accommodation on one of their trips and 42% of respondents confirmed that they have considered it . Comment?
7 min ago | via Reuters
Aug 31 Sterling rose on Wednesday, boosted by improved consumer confidence and rising British house prices in August, adding to growing signs that the economy was holding up well despite a shock vote to leave the European Union in June. Market research firm GfK said its gauge of consumer confidence rose to -7 in August from -12 in July, when it suffered its sharpest drop in over 26 years. Comment?
Yesterday | via The Globe and Mail
Many, especially in the cooler markets, are turning to video or professionally shot photos to help sell homes. Many, especially in the cooler markets, are turning to video or professionally shot photos to help sell homes. Comment?
11 min ago | via The Washington Post
U.K. house prices rose the most in five months in August as a shortage of supply supported values even amid weaker demand. Prices rose 0.6 percent from July and were up 5.6 percent compared with a year earlier, Nationwide Building Society said in London on Wednesday. Comment?
16 min ago | via LBC 97.3
House price growth picked up in August despite signs of a slowdown in the market after the Brexit vote, according to lender Nationwide. The annual rate of price growth rose to 5.6%, up from 5.2% - taking the average price of a home to 206,145. Comment?
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