Wrights Real Estate News
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Wednesday | via Connecticut Post
Building and Land Technology completed the sale of more than 4,200 rental homes in Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Missouri and Tennessee to Cerberus Capital Management, exiting the single-family rental market after acquiring the portfolio starting in 2012. BLT created the Harbor Point neighborhood in Stamford where it has its main office, featuring a mix of new residential high rises, office buildings and retail space. Comment?
Tuesday | via American Reporter
Developments in the United Kingdom and Italy may ease some bon and stock market pressures, but on the eve of an emergency G-7 Finance Ministers' meeting Friday, I will provide them with a list from my money prescription pad, which, like my kids, they will likely ignore. First, how we got here, or rather the last few days of how we got here. Comment?
Friday Aug 28 | via The Capitol Fax Blog
A top aide to the Illinois treasurer said Thursday it was "unlikely" that the state's cash balance was so low last week that the comptroller couldn't follow a federal judge's order to pay for services for the developmentally disabled. The treasurer's office pointed to daily balance sheets showing the state began the day on Friday with more than $217 million and ended it with more than $57 million on hand. Comment?
Sunday Aug 23 | via Northwest Herald
CRYSTAL LAKE – The Heartland Realtor Organization in Crystal Lake recently raised $1,500 for the Illinois Fire Safety Alliance during its annual volleyball tournament. The statewide alliance tries to raise public awareness about fire safety and provides educational programs for fire departments, hospitals, nursing homes, schools, child development centers and assisted living facilities. Comment?
Saturday Aug 22 | via Illinoisreview
Illinois property taxes are now so high that they are equivalent to a second mortgage, according to a new study from the nonpartisan Tax Foundation , a Washington-based tax-research and -education center. The report, which shows the effective property-tax rates in each state, ranks Illinois as the second-highest property-tax state in the U.S. The top spot goes to New Jersey, where the effective property-tax rate is 2.38 percent, barely higher than Illinois' 2.32 percent. Comment?
14 min ago | via Mydigitalfc.com
Foreign investment funds are moving at breakneck speed to retool their strategies in an attempt to profit from Chinese stock markets whipsawed by panic, paranoia and unprecedented government intervention. The implosion in Chinese equity prices after a domestic, debt-fuelled buying binge has triggered a range of responses from foreign investors. Comment?
28 min ago | via The Verona-Cedar Grove Times
With the Federal Reserve edging into the spotlight, today's jobs report for August could trigger eventual changes in Americans' financial lives. That's because a healthy job gain would provide one of the final pieces of evidence the Fed needs to start raising interest rates from record lows on Sept. Comment?
39 min ago | via AK&M
The amount of mortgage loans provided in Russia for January-July 2015 decreased by 40% year-on-year to RUB 557.5 billion, according to a research note published by AHML. 338.6 thousand mortgage loans were provided for 7 months of 2015. Comment?
59 min ago | via Warrington Guardian
Research from credit comparison website TotallyMoney.com revealed that the Cheshire town was one of the best places to call home when comparing average wages to mortgage repayments. Warrington was placed in seventh position with the average monthly salary in Warrington listed at A 1,799 and average monthly mortgage repayments standing at A 721. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Albany Times Union
With the Federal Reserve edging into the spotlight, Friday's jobs report for August could trigger eventual changes in Americans' financial lives. That's because a healthy job gain would provide one of the final pieces of evidence the Fed needs to start raising interest rates from record lows on Sept. Comment?
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