The New Zealand dollar dropped after the Reserve Bank said
it's looking at ways to restrict lending on residential property
investments, stoking speculation it would then have more room to
cut interest rates. The kiwi fell to 75.52 US cents at 5pm in
Wellington from 75.88 cents immediately before the release, to be
little changed from 75.55 cents yesterday. The Reserve Bank is
seeking feedback ...
Simon Property Group Inc, owner of malls and outlet centers,
made its latest approach to buy rival Macerich Co in the past few
weeks, according to a Wall Street Journal report. Simon Property is
yet to make a formal offer for Macerich, the report said citing
people familiar with the situation. In November, Simon Property
disclosed that it had accumulated a 3.6 percent stake in Macerich
Presidio Residential Capital and Summit Homes of Nevada
recently celebrated the grand opening of Phase 1 at Canyon View, a
$7.8 million five-acre community with 36 single-family homes
conveniently located ...
Redfin , the customer-first real estate brokerage, today
announced the debut of its home-buying and selling services on the
island of Oahu. Additionally, Redfin’s award-winning website and
mobile app now include all agent-listed homes for sale on the
DeCaro Luxury Real Estate Auctions has announced an absolute
auction on March 14, 2015 for 1700 North Lake Eloise Drive, a
10,793-square-foot luxury estate that was custom built in 2006 on
4.5-acres of ...
Christopher Homes' spectacular Azalea home collection in
Rosedale is meeting the aspirations of the most discerning buyers
with three distinctive single-family home designs, including the
superbly designed ...
Investors can gain exposure to a diverse pool of
mortgage-backed securities through exchange traded funds, but
people should first understand how the investments work.
Mortgage-backed securities, or MBS, ...
Bergen County homeowners had the fifth-highest average
property tax bill in the nation, at $11,159, last year, according
to a new survey by RealtyTrac, a California real estate information
company. Passaic County's single-family tax bill averaged $8,904,
according to RealtyTrac.
Multi-million dollar REALTOR®, Kimberly Clark,
(IndyRealEstateTeam.com) was among the expert panelists for the
Hamilton County Board of REALTORS’® (HAMCO) meeting this week,
focusing on Realtor Safety. This meeting comes on the heels of the
tenth anniversary of the brutal murder of the Albuquerque Realtor,
which changed the landscape of how Realtors do business today.
(PRWeb March 04, 2015) Read ...
LITTLE ROCK, AR - The family of slain realtor Beverly Carter
received a standing ovation on the house floor Tuesday afternoon.
Two bills were passed to honor her memory and promote realtor
safety. It was a very emotional afternoon in the state house,
members of Carter's family and some lawmakers shed some tears. The
family sat up on the balcony as the house honored Beverly Carter as
a loving ...
British property is a safe haven for money stolen from around
the world, with tens of thousands of London properties owned by
secretive companies, according to a corruption report released
Wednesday. Campaign group Transparency International found 36,342
properties in London covering 3.6 square kilometres are held by
companies registered in offshore secrecy havens such as the British
THE WOODLANDS, Texas -- LGI Homes, Inc. today announced 220
homes closed in February 2015, up from 156 home closings in
February 2014, representing year-over-year growth of 41.0%. As of
the end of February ...
SEATTLE -- The 30-year fixed mortgage rate on Zillow(R)
Mortgages is currently 3.70 percent, down six basis points from
this time last week. The 30-year fixed mortgage rate fell early in
the week, then ...
The model homes at the Canvas neighborhood are nearing
completion in preparation for the highly anticipated unveiling next
month. As finishing touches are being applied, interested
homebuyers are acting ...
If you've got the itch to ditch your landlord and take the
leap to homeownership, mortgage rates are still low by historical
standards. Rents have been rising and rising," says Lawrence Yun,
chief economist at the National Association of Realtors. The NAR
expects 30-year, fixed-rate mortgages to average 3.80 percent in
the first quarter. "The Federal Reserve is likely to raise
Hunt Mortgage Group, a commercial real estate lender,
announced today that it has financed seven affordable housing
projects with FHA/HUD loan facilities. The total Hunt investment is
$102 million and ...
Mortech®, a Zillow® business providing mortgage technology
software solutions for mortgage bankers and secondary market teams,
has integrated United Guaranty’s real time mortgage insurance
quotes into Marksman, the company’s flagship marketing and product
and pricing engine .
Massolution, the leading research and advisory and firm
specializing in crowdsourcing and crowdfunding solutions for
private, public and social enterprises, has announced the release
of its comprehensive ...
Jones Lang LaSalle Income Property Trust, Inc. , an
institutionally-managed, non-listed, daily valued perpetual life
REIT, will hold a public earnings call on Thursday, March 12, 2015
at 10:00 AM CDT, ...
While the ads offer a chance at securing a so-called golden
visa to live in Portugal in exchange for property investments of at
least 500,000 euros ($559,000), they leave out the golden rule of
such purchases: never rush into a deal. The haste with which some
Chinese buyers have acquired their piece of Portugal has left them
feeling cheated once they realize they might have struck better
Spanish property developer Martinsa Fadesa said Monday it
would file for liquidation bankruptcy in one of the country's
biggest insolvencies, which comes as the sector shows signs of
recovery from a 2008 real estate collapse. Martinsa Fadesa, a
builder of homes, malls and golf courses which is active mainly in
Europe, said Friday it holds assets worth 2.4 billion euros ($2.7
billion) to meet ...
Quadrant Homes announced today the launch of TRI Pointe
Connect as its in-house mortgage originator, making Washington one
of the first two states in the nation to offer mortgage services
through the new company.
Top Red Deer REALTOR® Dale Devereaux of CENTURY 21 Advantage
has been inducted into the CENTURY 21® Dick Loughlin International
Hall of Fame. This elite award recognizes CENTURY 21 System members
who not ...
After three decades of working in different areas of the real
estate business, including owning a number of rental properties,
the three T's of landlording, tenants, toilets and trash, were
wearing thin on Don DeMarco. The Silver Spring, Maryland-based real
estate entrepreneur has seen a lot, making a lot of money and then
losing it due to economic downturns. After years in the home