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It takes a client-first philosophy to provide excellent real
estate service to buyers and sellers. That is how Gloria Thomson
began her real estate career as both a New York and Pennsylvania
Realtor. Dedicated, she served her buyers and sellers with a strong
work ethic and enthusiasm. She will now serve the ERA Justin Realty
communities with that same top priority philosophy.
SAN ANTONIO, Dec. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- USAA Real
Estate Company announces a change in management in its La Cantera
Resort. Effective December 12th, the hotel will be known as
the La Cantera Hill Country Resort and will be managed by
Denver-based Destination Hotels & Resorts. "This is an exciting
time for USAA Real Estate Company and for La Cantera and I'm
thrilled that we are adding ...
Property prices in Mumbai and Delhi NCR, among India's top
realty markets, marginally rose in the third quarter of 2013 mainly
due to lack of new launches and cautious sentiment in the sector, a
In a few weeks David Webb will rent a home in a neighborhood
that's inching its way to becoming a Superfund site. "I love the
architecture," he said. "The people have a sense of community here.
The neighbors - they've banded together. And you don't see that a
lot in a lot of areas here in Pueblo." Pueblo City Council and
County Commissioners agreed during a community meeting Tuesday they
On Thursday, Rod Stewart’s peers will recognize him with the
highest compliment a commercial real estate professional can
receive locally: the Wichita State University Center for Real
Estate and Kansas chapter of Certified Commercial Investment
Members’ Lifetime Achievement Award.
Artis Real Estate Investment Trust announced today that it
has amended the terms of its outstanding 7 Year 5.00% Series D
convertible unsecured subordinated due November 30, 2014 to provide
each holder ...
FREEHOLD, N.J., Dec. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Monmouth Real
Estate Investment Corporation (NYSE: MNR) reported Core Funds from
Operations (Core FFO) of $27,378,000 or $0.65 per diluted share for
the fiscal ...
Jodi Van Wagner (left) was named the 2013 Realtor of the Year
for her, "positive contribution to the Navarre Beach Area Board of
Realtors and beyond" at the NABOR Awards lunch held on Wednesday,
December 11, 2013.
Adams Homes, a leading homebuilder in the Southeastern United
States, today announced that it has entered into a preferred
lending relationship with Stonegate Mortgage Corporation , a
leading publically traded mortgage company.
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Mortgage rates ticked up to their
highest level since September in the week ended Dec.6 2013,
according to the latest mortgage application survey from the
Mortgage Bankers Association. The average contract for 30-year
fixed rate mortgages with conforming loan balances rose to 4.61%
from 4.51% for 80% loan-to-value loans. The average contract
interest rate for 30-year ...
Real estate investors rescued housing from the recession by
spending billions of dollars on cheap foreclosed homes and turning
them into rentals. One in every four homebuyers was an investor
then, according to the National Association of Realtors. This
September, with home prices up and the backlog of bargains shrunk
nearly to nothing, investors were less than a fifth of buyers.
SANTA CRUZ -- The Federal Housing Administration has
announced it will suspend its emergency loan limit, reducing the
maximum home loan amount from $729,750 to $625,500 in Santa Cruz
and Santa Clara counties starting Jan. 1.
The property in dispute was acquired by late tycoon SM
Nasimuddin SM Amin after inking a swap agreement with former prime
minister Abdullah Ahmad Badawi's son. Alyaa Azhar, FMT A delay to
cement a swap agreement between late tycoon SM Nasimuddin SM Amin
and Kamaluddin Abdullah, son of former prime minister Abdullah
Ahmad Badawi, has caused Nasimuddin’s sister to be evicted from her
home in ...
A property that once pit one of Utah's most prominent
businessmen along with Salt Lake City against two local
entrepreneurs has been sold. The parcel that houses the Flower
Patch floral shop situated near the Grand America Hotel was sold
The Federal Government’s Nigeria Mortgage Refinance Company
will reduce the interest rate on mortgage loans by commercial banks
to about 13 per cent from between 18 and 22 per cent, the Mortgage
Banking Association of Nigeria has said. The NMRC, which will be
inaugurated by President Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday, is a
Federal Government Public-Private-Partnership... [Read
ALBANY – Property taxes would be frozen for two years,
several million New Yorkers could get income tax breaks to offset
property taxes, and relief would come to corporations and the
estates of dead millionaires.
SAN DIEGO, Dec. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Blue Loan
Services is a full service mortgage company that has proudly
provided California home loan borrowers with the best wholesale
home loan rates, the lowest fees and closing costs, and a wide
range of loan products to suit their needs for many years. The
company's team of mortgage professionals, headed by the father-son
duo, Robert and ...
SEATTLE -- The 30-year fixed mortgage rate on Zillow(R)
Mortgage Marketplace is currently 4.26 percent, up one basis point
from 4.25 percent at this time last week. The 30-year fixed
mortgage rate spiked ...
Mortgage debt rose from the prior quarter for the first time
since the first quarter of 2008. Supported by the increase in
mortgage debt, overall consumer debt rose for the second
consecutive quarter and was 1.5% above its year-earlier level.
While leverage is down substantially, consumer are likely still
uncomfortable with their balance sheets as per capita real wealth
still lags its prior peak.
Home loan approvals rose 1.0 per cent in October - another
sign that low interest rates are doing what they're supposed to.
There were 52,305 approvals in the month, compared to 51,792
approvals in September, according to Australian Bureau of
Statistics figures released on Tuesday. "It looks like another
fairly solid outcome," National Australia Bank senior economist
Spiros Papadopoulos said ...