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Real-Estate News: Home Sales Power Optimism
Here is a look at real-estate news from Wednesday's WSJ, including the Property Report. Home Sales Power Optimism: Home prices surged during the first quarter at their fastest pace in nearly seven years, the latest sign of a sustained warm-up in an ...
11 guilty of massive real estate fraud
According to charging documents, the defendants were involved in overlapping conspiracies where they would alter the terms of real estate settlements that had been approved by financial institutions so that the banks would provide more money that what ...
House Hunting in ... Ireland
Starting with the recession in 2007, said Alasdair Pritchard, head of the Irish residential desk for the London-based real estate firm Knight Frank, prices dropped a dizzying 60 percent. But that was after having risen 250 percent between 1997 and 2006 ...
Ex-Justice Diane Hathaway Sentenced To Prison For Real Estate Fraud
Prosecutors recommended a prison sentence of a year to 18 months, while Hathaway asked for probation and community service. The fraud charge wasn't related to her work at the Supreme Court, but authorities said her expertise in real estate and law was ...
What You Get for ... $820000
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Top 5 real estate tips for home buyers
Eliminate a lot of stress by hiring a professional real estate agent to orchestrate showings, inspections, appraisals, contracts, and negotiations. Talk to the people you trust and get recommendations, then interview several agents. Keep searching ...
Runaway prices?
But if you are out house hunting, this stat can be useful. After all, it can show you the towns where home values held up better when faced with the ultimate test, the epic, years-long real estate downturn we are just now pulling out of. Not ...
LA Celebrity Real Estate: Stars Who Were Busy Buying & Selling Homes In May ...
LA Celebrity Real Estate: Stars Who Were Busy Buying & Selling Homes In May ...
Diddy's Having Another Real Estate Sale, And You're Invited!!!
Diddy's Alpine, NJ estate was listed for $13.5 million a few years ago, but today Diddy is only asking a measly $9.99 million! Still a pretty penny for the average bloke, but it's a three acre manor that pretty much sounds like a luxury resort complete ...
Real estate research firm to add workers
Clear Capital, a real estate research firm from Truckee, is expanding its Roseville office and looking to hire up to 80 employees. The company is hosting a job fair from 4 to 7 p.m. today at its Roseville office, 1410 Rocky Ridge Road, suite 180. Clear ...
HomeNV Real Estate holds first community yard sale Saturday
HomeNV Real Estate Services is sponsoring and organizing its first community yard sale from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday. More than 50 homes have signed up to participate in the event. Similar to the Hidden Valley garage sale, each of the homes hosts a sale ...
11 found guilty of massive real estate fraud in Northern Virginia
According to charging documents, the defendants were involved in overlapping conspiracies where they would alter the terms of real estate settlements that had been approved by financial institutions so that the banks would provide more money that what ...
The Real Estate Data Dump: Steady Recovery, But Fasten Your Seatbelt
The real estate data that has been rolling in this week and last suggests that our housing market's recovery has been a lot like spring this year: Slow to get here, but surely coming. Here are some of the most telling morsels in the recent data dump ...
In Real Estate
CBRE announced the hiring of Chuck Greene to real estate manager at Southwest Corporate Center, a 534,437-square-foot office building in southwest Houston, and Darlene Tietze has been named senior real estate manager at The Woodlands ...
Southwest Florida real estate briefs
Larson Educational Services is offering a real estate licensing course. The eight-day, 63-hour course is required education to obtain a Florida Real Estate Sales Associate license. The course covers Florida real estate licensing requirements ...
Groundfloor unveils 'Lending Club for real-estate' so you can get richer ...
Groundfloor unveils 'Lending Club for real-estate' so you can get richer ...
Real Estate Roundup: May 30 industrial deals
Here are the most recent industrial transactions submitted to the Business Journal's Real Estate Roundup database. Submit your transactions here. Computer Technology Link Corp. leased 18,476 square feet at Harvest Court Industrial, 9700 S.W. Harvest ...
In Real Estate, Looks Can Sell
When selling real estate, beauty pays off, says Sean Salter, associate professor of finance at Middle Tennessee State University and co-author of a study on how an agent's looks affect property sales. Attractive real-estate agents list homes for $20 ...
Billionaire Sy to Merge Real Estate Assets in SM Prime
“Streamlining our real estate businesses under SM Prime would allow SM Investments to focus on pursuing new growth opportunities,” said SM Investments' Executive Vice President Jose Sio said in the statement. Henry Sy Jr. will be the chairman of SM ...
Allianz Real Estate of America Relocating to One Grand Central Place
The U.S. Real Estate arm of German insurance company Allianz is relocating to One Grand Central Place from 1114 Avenue of the Americas after signing a 10-year lease for over 7,000 square feet on the 37th floor of the W&H Properties building. Asking ...
UPDATE 2-GE Capital to sell US real estate, Canadian fleet portfolios
May 31 (Reuters) - GE Capital will sell off some U.S. real estate assets and its Canadian vehicle leasing business, as part of parent General Electric Co's efforts to reduce the size of the financial unit. In separate deals announced on Friday, GE ...
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Q & A
... from both the boyfriend and the landlord. “Whether a lease is regulated or free-market,” said Lucas A. Ferrara, a Manhattan real estate lawyer and adjunct professor at New York Law School, “the decision to remove a named tenant isn't a one-sided ...
Onetime White Bear Lake real estate agent heading to prison for $7M mortgage ...
Onetime White Bear Lake real estate agent heading to prison for $7M mortgage ...
GE Capital to sell US real estate, Canadian fleet portfolios
(Reuters) - GE Capital will sell off some U.S. real estate assets and its Canadian vehicle leasing business, as part of parent General Electric Co's (GE.N) efforts to reduce the size of the financial unit. In separate deals announced on Friday, GE ...
SPDR Dow Jones International Real Estate Breaks Below 200-Day Moving ...
SPDR Dow Jones International Real Estate Breaks Below 200-Day Moving ...
Commercial real estate transactions
Todd Noonan at Stream Realty Partners negotiated the lease with Seth Thatcher with CASE Commercial Real Estate Partners. Dollar Tree has leased 11,296 square feet of retail space at the Ross Henderson Shopping Center located at 5334 Ross Ave., ...
Real Estate Personnel On The Move: May 31, 2013
The nine-story, 500,000-square-foot Albert Sherman Center and 1,200-car parking garage in Worcester won the honor in the category of “construction value greater than $100 million. To submit local real estate personnel moves, awards or meetings for this ...
Four Real Estate Trends For Summer 2013
5/31/2013 @ 5:07PM |125 views. Four Real Estate Trends For Summer 2013. Zillow, Contributor. 1 comments, 0 called-out. Comment Now. Follow Comments Following Comments Unfollow Comments. Comment Now. Follow Comments Following Comments ...
Region's real estate facing another boom, panel says
LAKEWOOD RANCH - Top Southwest Florida real estate leaders agreed during a panel discussion Friday that the region's housing market, long battered by the Great Recession, is showing signs of another boom. But the panel of top home builders, a real ...
Des Moines: On the water, and near everything
“We have a little bit of everything, from multimillion dollar waterfront homes to modest one-bedroom condos,” says local resident Matt Klewin, who works as an agent for Windermere Real Estate. Popular with retirees. Homes near the water tend to be most ...
Federal regulators probing real estate kickback schemes
Though federal law permits "affiliated business arrangements" among real estate and settlement service providers, those arrangements must have economic substance. That is, they are adequately capitalized, no partner receives compensation based on ...