Lansing — Top gubernatorial adviser Rich Baird paid more than
$16,000 in property taxes and interest to settle a problem with his
dual Michigan and Illinois residences Friday as Democrats called
for his firing.
Dominion Homes, central Ohio’s largest homebuilder, is being
acquired by the PulteGroup, one of the largest builders of homes
nationally, according to several sources. The deal instantly
changes the landscape of central Ohio homebuilding, which for years
has been dominated by Dominion and M/I Homes, both
Goldman Sachs Group Inc has agreed to a settlement worth $1.2
billion to resolve a U.S. Under the settlement with the Federal
Housing Finance Agency, the conservator for the two
government-controlled mortgage finance companies, Goldman Sachs
said it agreed to pay $3.15 billion to repurchase mortgage-backed
securities from Fannie and Freddie. The FHFA, which valued the
settlement at $1.2 billion ...
You may demonize real estate developers and distrust their
motives, yet few developers deserve distrust or demonization. In
fact, developers by and large do what governments permit or demand,
Real Estate Deathmatch pits two homes from the same
neighborhood/town against each other. We arm you with the facts and
you imagine you have the money to purchase one or the other (come
on, play along). Which would you buy?...
PHOENIX, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Standard Pacific
Homes, one of the nation's leaders in homebuilding quality, today
announced the Grand Opening of The Villages in the master-planned
community of Blue Horizons. Situated near the scenic White Tank
Mountain Regional Park, The Villages at Blue Horizons offers six
new home designs that are inspired by today's lifestyle. Home
shoppers are ...
The Bank of America settlement may close a chapter of the
financial crisis, but the Justice Department can still pursue civil
cases against former Countrywide executives, writes Peter J.
Henning in the White Collar Watch column.
Shoppers are now getting a second chance at approval for a
home loan or refinance using the easy online application from
Complete Home Loans. (PRWeb August 22, 2014) Read the full story at
By Peter Rudegeair NEW YORK (Reuters) - Bank of America Corp
has long argued to enforcement officials that it was being forced
to pay for the sins of companies it acquired in the crisis, but on
Thursday the bank admitted at least some of its mortgage problems
happened on its watch. In a statement of facts that the bank agreed
to as part of the settlement, Bank of America said it had sought
Builders Capital Mortgage Corp. today released financial
results for the three months ended June 30, 2014, which represents
the second quarter of the company's 2014 fiscal year and its second
full quarter ...
Bill Freeze, president of the Utah County Association of
Realtors, said Thursday he is running as a write-in candidate for
the county commission, citing concerns about Republican nominee
Greg Graves' financial track record that came to light after
21 August 2014, Road Town, Tortola, BVI Eastern Property
Holdings Limited announces closing of its bond offering in US
Dollars Today Eastern Property Holdings Limited closed its offering
denominated in ...
Home-buyers and those planning to build their own house can
enjoy special promotions at the "NPA & Resale Home 2014", "Home
Loan & Consumer Credit 2014", "Home Buyers' Expo 2014" and
"Home Builder Expo 2014" events this weekend.
Manhattan is so filled with expensive homes, that a $13.5
million loft or an $11 million house don't even seem like big
deals. But in Brooklyn, things are slightly different. The most
expensive home that has ever sold in...
NEW YORK, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Federal Home Loan
Bank of New York ("FHLBNY") is pleased to announce that, on August
21, 2014, its Board of Directors ("Board") approved a dividend for
the second quarter of 2014 of 4.05% (annualized). The dollar
amount of the second quarter of 2014 dividend will be approximately
$55.7 million. The cash dividend will be distributed to member
Mortgage rates have dropped to their lowest level in over a
year. The average rate for a 30-year loan now stands at 4.1%,
according to Freddie Mac. That was its lowest level since June
2013, when it stood ...
Freddie Mac today released the results of its Primary
Mortgage Market Survey® , showing average fixed mortgage rates
following bond yields lower. Averaging 4.10 percent for the week,
the 30-year fixed-rate ...
Getting a home loan is now easy with the online home lending
resource, even for shoppers with bad credit. (PRWeb August 21,
2014) Read the full story at
YORBA LINDA, Calif., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/
-- Housing starts have unexpectedly dropped, some real estate
markets are experiencing slight price declines, the mortgage market
has come to a screeching ...
Skyharbour Resources Ltd. is pleased to provide an update on
the exploration plans for the Preston Uranium Property being
explored by the Western Athabasca Syndicate . The Syndicate is
planning a field ...
KERNVILLE, Calif. (AP) — A wildfire northeast of Bakersfield
burning in steep terrain has destroyed eight homes and 10 other
structures, authorities said, but residents of some 200 homes under
evacuation orders were allowed to return home Wednesday