Wheeler Real Estate News
Real Estate news for Wheeler, OR continually updated from thousands of sources.
Wednesday Jul 1 | via Beaverton Valley Times
Is it your imagination that it's hot out there? Nope, this is especially true of the real estate market in north Clackamas County. 'In 23 years I've never seen a market this competitive,' said Debra Mathews, a real estate agent with Hasson Company Realtors. Comment?
Thursday Jun 11 | via The Oregonian
Ryan Tofell, of Performance Plus Contracting in Washougal, Wash., works on decking for a new home in Happy Valley in this file photo. A rising stock market and climbing home prices boosted Americans' net worth to a new high in the first three months of the year. Comment?
Thursday Jun 11 | via OregonLive.com
A state foreclosure-mediation program has helped hundreds Oregonians stay in their homes, though even more fail to reach an agreement with their lenders and thousands don't participate at all. The mediation program, launched in its current form in 2013, gives homeowners an opportunity meet with their loan servicer to discuss ways avoid a foreclosure. Comment?
Tuesday Jun 9 | via News Max
Retirement in Oregon might not be the first thing that comes to mind when planning how to spend your golden years. After all, it doesn't have the warm, sunny climate or beach side communities associated with notable retirement destinations like Florida or California. Comment?
Tuesday Jun 9 | via Estacada News
Housing affordability is a big concern in Oregon, with 80 percent of state residents believing housing prices are increasing in their communities - and 63 percent believing their community has an affordable housing problem. Concern is especially high in the Portland metropolitan region, where 73 percent believe their community has an affordable housing problem - and 66 percent believe low-income working families cannot even find affordable housing where they live. Comment?
10 min ago | via The Miami Herald
About 15,600 rental units in New Jersey sustained severe damage during the hurricane, forcing thousands of renters out of their homes. These newly homeless tenants quickly learned that they were priced out of the majority of available rental homes that survived the storm. Comment?
12 min ago | via Daytona Beach News-Journal Online
A local couple will be featured Monday night on a nationally broadcast television house-hunting show. As a longtime Palm Coast Realtor, David Pilvinsky usually is the one helping people find their dream home. Comment?
47 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
Monthly data for June started out with another solid jobs report, but wage growth remains stagnant. The ISM manufacturing report was positive, and motor vehicles once again reached the annualized 17 million plateau. Comment?
56 min ago | via Korea Herald
The monthly increase of outstanding mortgages rose to its fastest pace in five years last month amid record-low interest rates, after the Bank of Korea cut its key rate to 1.75 percent on June 11. Korea's seven largest commercial banks' collective housing-collateralized loans swelled by 9.27 trillion won in June, compared to the previous month. The figure included loans that borrowers converted into state-led, lower-rate contracts. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Sentinel & Enterprise
In this photo taken Tuesday, June 9, 2015, a sold sign is displayed in the yard of a newly constructed home in the Briar Chapel community in Chapel Hill, N.C. Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates rose this week, reaching high levels for the year, according to data published by mortgage giant Freddie Mac on Thursday. AP Photo Sun staff photos can be ordered by visiting our SmugMug site. Comment?
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