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Real estate News 09/2014



Real estate transactions
Oxley Leasing, the seller, was led by its president, John Hurst, and represented by Logan Brown of Logan Brown Investment Real Estate. Bob Ryan of Robert Ryan Realtors represented the buyer.The building was11 percent leased at sale. The buyer plans to ...
Who's who in real estate this week?
His practice of law had a primary emphasis on real estate sales and purchases. Brann has served as solicitor for the Mifflinburg Borough and the Mifflinburg Borough Planning Commission. He has also served as the solicitor for the Union County Planning ...
China's New Property Registration System: Real Estate Taxes in the Pipeline
China has recently established a new Bureau of Real Estate Registration as part of its effort to enhance land management regulations. The bureau is charged with drafting and enforcing regulations on land management and property registration, resolving ...
Zillow CEO: Real estate is the ultimate mobile endeavor
SAN FRANCISCO — As real estate listings site Zillow heads to a $3.5 billion deal to buy Trulia in 2015, Zillow CEO Spencer Rascoff says the two companies will become part of a media portfolio that will position it for an increasingly mobile world. On ...
Real estate roundup: See what's available
Sometimes the market's up, sometimes the market might be down, but one thing's always for sure: there's always real estate out there to be bought. Each week, sellers advertise some of the real estate they're trying to sell — whether it's a condo ...
Erie real estate lawyer, girlfriend and her 3 children ID'd as plane crash victims
Friends identified the pilot of an Erie plane that crashed on Sunday, killing all five on board, as prominent Erie real estate lawyer Oliver Frascona. The Weld County Coroner this afternoon identified the other victims in the crash as Frascona's ...
In ranks of selling real estate, a scarcity of black Realtors and brokers
Last year, African-Americans made up just 4.2 percent of all real estate brokers and agents in the United States. Of the 340 job categories for which the Bureau of Labor Statistics keeps figures, only 32 ranked lower in percentage of black workers ...
Capital Real Estate, Atlantic City turns the lights off
GOOD TUESDAY MORNING: Welcome back from the long weekend, and welcome to Capital Real Estate. This roundup is for you, so please tell us how we can make it better. Send tips, news, ideas, calendar items, releases, promotions, job postings, ...
Pete Rose -- Gambles On Real Estate ... PAYS OFF HUGE!!
He may never make it to the Hall of Fame, but Pete Rose just wrapped up a real estate transaction worthy of a plaque ... selling his home for a $1 MILLION PROFIT!!! TMZ Sports has learned ... Charlie Hustle just sold his 5-bedroom home in Sherman Oaks ...
Former Portland Fire basketball exec, mortgage company head embroiled in real ...
Former Portland Fire basketball exec, mortgage company head embroiled in real ...
Former TabbedOut exec launches online Austin real estate startup
Rick Orr, the former CEO of the Austin company that developed TabbedOut, launched a new venture this summer focusing on the residential real estate sector. In July, Orr founded Real Savvy Inc., a stealth-mode startup that's scheduled go public during ...
Investors Returning to Greece's Real Estate Market
ATHENS—Since the European debt crisis erupted in 2009, foreign investors have mostly ignored Greek real estate even as they have jumped back into Spain, Italy and Ireland. But now buyers are returning to Greece amid signs that Europe's hardest-hit ...
Real Estate Startup Zumper Launches Zapp, So Renters Can Apply For ...
Real Estate Startup Zumper Launches Zapp, So Renters Can Apply For ...
Atlanta real estate startup Ten Eight acquired by RealNex
Atlanta startup Ten Eight has been acquired, not even two years after it launched to bring greater transparency to the commercial real estate business. RealNex, a new firm formed by Houston-based Pavonis Group, bought Ten Eight. Pavonis is led by a ...
Latter & Blum acquires Houma real estate firm, continuing statewide expansion - The Times-Picayune
New Orleans-based real estate firm Latter & Blum Inc. has acquired Houma-based Patterson Real Estate Agency Inc. as part of a statewide expansion fueled by industrial growth, the companies said Tuesday. The announcement comes on the heels of Latter ...
Substitute teacher becomes real estate dynamo
BURLINGTON, N.C. — We're on a mission to discover and share insider stories about women in the Triad who are thriving and inspiring. It's for our series “Good for Her!” as in, “that is really cool, how did she do that?” Our first story in the series ...
Seattle real estate profile, Sept. 2, 2014
While homes close to the center of Seattle tend to date from the early decades of the 20th century, the neighborhods near the current city limits took a little longer to fill in. Take Olympic Hills, which sits along the edge of northeast Seattle. Just ...
NoHo Real Estate That Comes With a Tale of Murder
Mr. Gurwitz, who owns a real estate development company, prefers to promote the resurgent neighborhood's collective storied past rather than the story behind that one specific address. Anyway, he said, “what occurred did not occur in the current ...
Money Chases Non-U.S. Real Estate at Record Rate in ETFs
Investors are putting money into real estate companies outside the U.S. at a record pace as interest rates recede, economies expand and opportunities remain to buy assets at discounts amid lingering distress from the global financial crisis. The SPDR ...
House Hunting in ... Germany Real Estate in Germany
Tegernsee is a “very expensive and selective region,” said Tobias Just, a professor in the International Real Estate Business School at the University of Regensburg, one of the “top locations” for Germans to retire or have a second home. The area also ...
What slowdown? Phoenix, Valley cities considering a number of real estate ...
What slowdown? Phoenix, Valley cities considering a number of real estate ...
Brokering Insurance and Real Estate Advocacy
When a lender required more endorsements from real estate investment and operating company Madison Capital in order to close a large transaction one snowy Friday, the company with $2.1 billion in 21 New York City assets faced a problem: the ...
Real estate photographers anxiously await FAA rules before publishing their ... - Michigan Business Review
Real estate photographers anxiously await FAA rules before publishing their ...
Fort Lauderdale Hires CBRE As Public Real Estate Manager
"With infrastructure improvements underway, such as the All Aboard Florida commuter rail line connecting Fort Lauderdale with the entire region, this is an opportune time for the city to assess and evaluate its long-term real estate strategy and ...
Ukraine's Conflict Boosts US Real Estate
Ukraine's ongoing war with pro-Russian separatists and their Moscow benefactors is pushing money out of the region — and into the United States. "I hate to say it, but all this uncertainty and chaos is great for my business," said Marlen Kruzhkov, ...
Time to Go Global With Real-Estate Investing?
Interested in buying up real estate on a global scale? Thanks to mutual funds and exchange-traded funds, even common investors can invest in real estate with the geographical diversity once reserved for tycoons. And according to Bloomberg, investors ...
Unlike The Chinese, Japanese Investors Favor Domestic Equities Over ...
Unlike The Chinese, Japanese Investors Favor Domestic Equities Over ...
8 memorable “Seinfeld” scenes about NYC real estate: VIDEOS
Apartment envy: Early in the series, several episodes revolve around real estate. In the third episode Elaine has the quintessential New York renter's problem: She is having roommate problems, so she asks George, a real estate broker, to try to find ...
Crowdfunding boosts $8.7 million industrial real estate deal
Realty Mogul's investors pool money through a digital collection system to buy shares of real estate investments, including apartment buildings, offices, industrial parks, self-storage centers, medical offices, retail centers and mobile home parks ...
Why Real-Estate Agents Should Consider Insurance
When real-estate agents Fran Day and Tom O'Neill agreed to help a couple sell their home in upscale rural Pennsylvania, they didn't expect a seven-year legal battle that went all the way to the state's highest court. But that's what happened after the ...
When will real estate agents stop believing in magical solutions that lead to ...
When will real estate agents stop believing in magical solutions that lead to ...
Sluggish housing also impeding commercial real estate rebound
Brad Anderson, a veteran office broker with the CBRE Inc. commercial real estate firm, said the housing collapse during the recession prompted major downsizing by home builders and contractors. Some of those residential businesses — including mortgage ...
Celebrity Real Estate: Kim Kardashian, Kanye West, Tricia Yearwood, Garth ...
Celebrity Real Estate: Kim Kardashian, Kanye West, Tricia Yearwood, Garth ...
Real Estate Firm Leases Space in New York's 1 WTC
One of the world's largest, privately-held commercial real estate firms is leasing space on the 45th floor of New York City's One World Trade Center. The 10-year lease of Cushman & Wakefield was announced Thursday by landlords the Durst Organization ...
Founder of Crumbs bakery turns hand to real estate sales
The man who made his name flogging cupcakes is rising to a new challenge. Jason Bauer masterminded the Crumbs empire with his wife Mia long before the cupcake brand crumbled. Now he has started his own real estate company alongside veteran ...
Banking and real estate industries back in public's good graces
Americans have a positive image of banking industry for the first time since 2007 and a positive view of the real estate industry for the first time since 2006, proving each sector is recovering from the doldrums of a financial recession precipitated ...
Chinese Real Estate Price Drop May Be Great News For New York Homeowners
One57, a new luxury skyscraper apartment building designed by French architect Christian de Portzamparc which is under construction on New York City's West 57th street, is pictured April 24, 2014. Wealthy Chinese are pouring money into real estate in ...
Real Estate Mogul Larry Glazer Dies In Plane Crash Near Jamaica
The Rochester-based real estate mogul who died in a plane crash Friday was known in his community as an innovator who reinvigorated the city's development scene. Larry Glazer -- who died alongside his wife, Jane, on a trip from New York to Florida ...
Real estate market not suffering from PCMR dispute
Real estate executives are optimistic Park City Mountain Resort and Talisker Land Holdings, LLC can reach an agreement to keep the resort operating this winter. The resort not opening would have a negative effect on the real estate market, they say ...
Top 10 international places to invest in real estate
If you're considering an international investment property, step one is to find a good real estate attorney who understands the country's laws, especially if you're not fluent in the local language. But if you're ready to take the plunge, consider ...
Real estate: Preparation will help on closing day
Working with real estate salesperson Julie Stuver of the Robert Piazza Palotto team at ReMax Plus, the Davis' found a 1,700 square-foot Colonial-style home in Greece built in 1955 for $117,000. When it came time for the closing, the couple wanted to ...
Luxury market a big change from war-torn youth for real estate agent
Now one of the region's most accomplished luxury real estate agents, Adzem, 37, handles resales at the tony One Thousand Ocean condominium in Boca Raton and was Douglas Elliman Real Estate's top producer in Florida for 2012. She said she has sold ...
REAL ESTATE DEEDS
Merle E. and Mary E. Gifford to Michael G. and Jean W. McGee, 2942 Greenview Drive, Bettendorf, $278,500. David W. and Mary E. Mangels to Andrea Mahler, 2819 Canal Shore Drive W., LeClaire, $110,000. River Valley Homes LLC to Ann M. Bush, 1629 ...
Licensing tightens for real estate agents
The Garrett High School and Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne graduate decided to go into real estate in 2012. It was good timing, as the housing market started on the upswing following the recession. “It's worked out well,” the 29-year ...
Agent tries to alter longtime real-estate fee system
The Internet has revolutionized how we buy and sell homes, but it hasn't touched one major part of the process: how real-estate agents are paid. For the most part, agents still receive a percentage of the sales price — in central Ohio, usually 6 ...
Real estate: What's your neighbor's home selling for?
Recent real estate transactions in the metro-east, including St. Clair, Madison and Monroe counties. ST. CLAIR COUNTY. BELLEVILLE. * 207 W. B St.; from Raymond Wood and Penny Wood; to Keeton Investments LLC; $21,000. * 1020 S. 7th St.; from Derrick ...
Canadian Universities Explore Range of Real Estate Careers
TORONTO — When Catherine Klostranec tells acquaintances that she will be taking real estate courses at Ryerson University in Toronto this fall, they assume she is planning to become a residential real estate agent. “Everyone thinks of real estate ...
1200 new condos still unsold from previous South Florida real estate cycle
Peter Zalewski is a principal with the Miami real estate consultancy Condo Vultures. Zalewski, a licensed Florida real estate professional since 1995 and founder of CVR Realty and Condo Vultures Realty LLC, advises developers, lenders and institutional ...
We Could Car Less: Real estate meets public transit head on
"Transportation plays an important role in real estate and housing decisions, and the data suggests that residential real estate near public transit will remain attractive to buyers," states Lawrence Yun chief economist for NAR,. "When consumers choose ...
Real Estate Crowdfunding Firm Seeks Lending Revolution
Brett Crosby left his post at Google last week to join Brew Johnson, once a lawyer for a company acquired by TripAdvisor Inc. (TRIP), to start PeerStreet Inc., a Los Angeles-based online platform for financing real estate through a form of crowdfunding ...