Property buyers and investors from Russia are searching for
homes in Thailand in ever increasing numbers, according to the
latest research from Russia's fastest growing international
property portal. During February 2014, Idinaidi.ru saw a 26 percent
increase in searches for property in Thailand. The growth in
searches for Thailand property last month came behind those for
property in the United ...
KUALA LUMPUR: Property developers are projecting 15,086 units
of properties to be launched in the first half of this year (1H14),
up 37% year-on-year. This is despite the pessimistic or neutral
sentiment on the outlook for the real estate industry. According to
a recent survey of 150 companies, or 14.3% of the 1,046 Real Estate
and Housing Developers’ Association (Rehda) members, 87% of the
WINNIPEG - Hundreds of Winnipeg homes are without water
because of pipes frozen by the extreme cold and the city is warning
it could be weeks before the taps are flowing again. City crews
thawed Pat Dorman's pipes last week, but two days later they were
frozen again. The city said Monday there were 927 homes with frozen
pipes but 217 have been hooked up with temporary hose lines. "It
will be ...
Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance, Inc. , today announced
the Company has commenced a public offering of $100,000,000
aggregate principal amount of Convertible Senior Notes due 2019 .
The Company also ...
CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tree.com,
Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE), operator of LendingTree.com, the nation's
leading online source for competitive home loan offers, today
announced results ...
The national median price of $415,000 was an increase of
$33,000 or 8.6% compared to February 2013, and an increase of
$13,000 or 3.2% from January. Waikato/Bay of Plenty, Hawkes Bay and
Canterbury/Westland all recorded new high median prices of
$350,000, $305,000 and $399,000, respectively. Real Estate
Institute of New Zealand (REINZ) Chief Executive Helen O’Sullivan
says, "The results for ...
Six U.S. mortgage insurers, including units of Radian Group
Inc. (RDN) and Genworth Financial Inc., formed a lobbying
association to push for a broader role for the industry in a
revamped housing-finance system.
Zephyr has once again achieved the top spot in real estate
branding in San Francisco. One out of nine real estate transactions
last year involved a Zephyr agent, representing either the buyer or
the seller. ...
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Meritage Homes has been
downgraded to "underperform" from "neutral" with a $51 price
target, Bank of America said Monday. The firm said the company will
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NEW YORK, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Better Homes
and Gardens today revealed its first ever Better Homes and Gardens
® Color Palette of the Year in tandem with the April Color Issue,
hitting newsstands ...
MADISON, N.J., March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ERA Real
Estate, a global franchising leader, today announced that LBH
National Corp., owned by Roger Herman, has acquired Shorewood
Realtors, a market leader ...
GREENWICH, Conn., March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/
-- Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (STWD) today provided the tax
basis for its previously completed spin-off of Starwood Waypoint
Residential Trust (SWAY). Starwood Property Trust, Inc.
completed the spin-off of SWAY on January 31, 2014 (the "Spin-off")
by distributing one share of SWAY common stock for every five
shares of STWD common stock held by ...
Investors have funneled more money into real estate exchange
traded funds so far this year than all of 2013 as interest rates
level off and property values strengthen. For this year through
March 6, real ...
DALLAS, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The largest
mortgage lender last year did more than twice as much new business
as the next biggest player. In the final three months of 2013,
almost all mortgage ...
* Property asset valuations key source of uncertainty in ECB
review * JPMorgan analysts apply 70 pct haircut on Italian banks'
collateral MILAN, March 7 (Reuters) - The Bank of Italy is hiring
up to five real estate consultants to assess whether banks are
correctly valuing property used as loan collateral amid depressed
market prices, potentially forcing them to set aside more cash
Jason M Ruedy, a trusted Denver Mortgage Lender also known as
The Home Loan Arranger, offers to help potential homeowners
understand the new set of Dodd-Frank Act rules. These rules went
into effect in January 2014, and they determine who is able to
qualify for a mortgage (PRWeb March 10, 2014) Read the full story
Voters in August will be asked to repeal the personal
property tax, and they should. However, local communities are
heavily reliant on its revenue and, until now, had been resisting
ending the tax without certainty they could recover the lost
Mayor Bill de Blasio's vision of raising income taxes to pay
for pre-kindergarten and after-school programs would generate $530
million a year. By revamping property taxes -- and taking on some
of New ...
The CBIA 2014 Multi-Site Parade of Homes continues today at
Talis Park in North Naples. Visitors are invited to tour seven
designer-decorated, fully-furnished luxury model residences by
Distinctive Communities, Divco Construction Corp., Fox Custom
Builders, Harbourside Custom Homes, Iron Star Luxury Homes, and
Sunwest Homes. The Parade will continue next weekend, Friday, March
14 through Sunday ...
Blue Loan Services comments on the current situation and
gives some advice for mortgage seekers. (PRWeb March 08, 2014) Read
the full story at
Jack Gaughen Realtor ERA donates $10,000 to fight Muscular
Dystrophy: Barbara Schmidt, president of Jack Gaughen Realtor ERA,
recently announced that through the fundraising efforts of
affiliated sales associates, employees and members of the
community, Jack Gaughen Realtor ERA donated $10,000 to
The mortgage market has been extremely volatile since early
2005 – with a boom from 2005-2007, followed by the crash that
contributed to the economic downturn. As the economy recovered from
recession, record-low interest rates coupled with several
government-led incentives gave a boost to the industry in
2011-2012, as homeowners rushed to get their mortgage loans
refinanced to benefit from the ...
Ryland Homes invites homebuyers to discover an all-new view
of the comfort and convenience of life at Acacia at Cypress Village
in Irvine, California. Nightmist, the road that leads directly to
Ryland’s spectacular new homes has finally opened, offering
homebuyers easy access to the amazing homes available at this
The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) released its weekly
report on mortgage applications Wednesday morning. It noted an
increase of 9.4% in the group’s seasonally adjusted composite
index, following ...
Brandywine Homes announced today that it sold seven of the
nine homes released during a recent grand opening event at Waverly,
a 2.3-acre gated community of 19 single-family homes in West
Covina, 18 miles ...