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Archives of real estate blog entries for May 30, 2010 (Page 2)
MAY 2010 RESALE HOUSING STATISTICS - 10:16 PM
Greater Toronto REALTORS® reported 4,887 sales through the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) during the first two weeks of May. This represented a seven per cent increase compared to the 4,561 sales recorded during the same period in 2009. New listings increased by 48 per cent annually to 10,059. "The average household looking to purchase a home continued to benefit from affordable opportunities in the first half of May," said Toronto Real Estate Board President Tom Lebour. "The number of done deals will remain high for the remainder of 2010, but will dip from record levels." The average price for May mid-month (0 comments)
Day 74 – 365 Things To Do In Bellingham, WA – Festival of Flags - 10:22 PM
Today is Memorial Day, a day to remember those who gave their lives in the service of our country. In Whatcom county there is a remembrance at the 45th Annual Festival of Flags, Our Region's Largest Memorial Day Celebration, Presenting a Stirring Tribute to the "Guardians of America" 45th Annual Festival of Flags, Monday, May 31, 1:00-4:00 PM, at Moles Greenacres Memorial Park in Ferndale. You will have the opportunity to meet nine Pearl Harbor survivors and see the arrival of the American flag from a Department of Homeland Security helicopter. The Schedule: 1:00 Festival Concert with The New Originals, Bellingham H.S. Alumni's Brassworks (1 comments)
Homes for Sale in Ruby Hill in Pleasanton CA April 2010 a Luxury Homes Market Update for Pleasanton CA May 27, 2010 - 12:29 PM
Homes for Sale in Ruby Hill in Pleasanton CA April 2010 a Luxury Homes Market Update for Pleasanton CA May 27, 2010.* Luxury homes for sale in Ruby Hill are among some of the nicest homes for sale in Pleasanton CA. The MLS shows 23 luxury detached homes for sale in Ruby Hill in Pleasanton CA or Ruby Hill homes for sale in 94566 priced from $1,100,000 to $7,449,999 with a median home price of $2,199,000. There is also one duet for sale priced at $1,429,000. Click here to request a list of homes for sale in Ruby Hill in Pleasanton (0 comments)
Homes for Sale in The Preserve in Pleasanton CA April 2010 a Real Estate Market Update for The Preserve in Pleasanton CA May 28, 2010 - 12:37 PM
Homes for Sale in The Preserve in Pleasanton CA April 2010 a Real Estate Market Update for The Preserve in Pleasanton CA. May 28, 2010. One of the homes for sale in The Preserve in Pleasanton CA or The Preserve homes for sale in 94588 is currently listed for sale. The home has a reported 5,200 sq. ft. of living space with 5 bedrooms, 4 full and 2 half bathrooms, and is listed for $1,898,000. Turnover of homes in The Preserve is low, but when homes do come on the market they tend to sell quickly. During 2009 there were 3 (0 comments)
Central Las Vegas Home Sales: Average and Median Prices - 11:47 AM
Central Las Vegas Home Sales: Average and Median Prices Homes in central Las Vegas saw average selling prices rise 1.36% in April. The median selling price reamained even at $125,000. For the first four months of 2010, the average selling price for central Las Vegas homes is up 0.79%, while the median selling price has risen 4.17%. The number of central Las Vegas homes sold is up 5.7% year-over-year.
To find out more about buying or selling real estate in central Las Vegas, just give me a call at (702) 339-9700, or email me at JohnNovak@kw.com. (GLVAR deems information reliable but not guaranteed. Data is for MLS areas 301-303. (0 comments)
East Las Vegas Home Sales: Average and Median Prices - 12:00 PM
East Las Vegas Home Sales: Average and Median Prices Homes in east Las Vegas saw average selling prices rise 6.12% in April. The median selling price increased 6.25%. For the first four months of 2010, the average selling price for east Las Vegas homes is up 10.74%, while the median selling price has risen 12.58%. The number of east Las Vegas homes sold is down 16.7% year-over-year.
To find out more about buying or selling real estate in east Las Vegas, just give me a call at (702) 339-9700, or email me at JohnNovak@kw.com. (GLVAR deems information reliable but not guaranteed. Data is for MLS areas 201-204.) (3 comments)
North Las Vegas Home Sales: Average and Median Prices - 12:14 PM
North Las Vegas Home Sales: Average and Median Prices Homes in North Las Vegas saw average selling prices rise 8.49% in April. The median selling price rose 4.00%. For the first four months of 2010, the average selling price for North Las Vegas homes is up 5.34%, while the median selling price has risen 1.56%. The number of North Las Vegas homes sold is even year-over-year with 2,366 sales in 2010 versus 2,371 in 2009.
To find out more about buying or selling real estate in North Las Vegas, just give me a call at (702) 339-9700, or email me at JohnNovak@kw.com. (GLVAR deems information reliable but not guaranteed. Data is (2 comments)
Mortgage Fraud Ring- Branch Managers, Banker, Closing Attorney- Faces up to 30 years in prison - 11:28 AM
Former Boca Raton Mortgage Managers plead guilty for falsifying loan documents It was alleged that Peter Hartofilis and Jason Vitulano were branch managers of the Top Dot Mortgage office in Boca Raton, Florida, and devised a scheme to submit fraudulent loan applications to numerous lenders. More specifically, the loan applications contained grossly inflated statements of the applicants' earnings and assets on deposit in a local bank. In addition, according to court documents and statements made in court, attorney Joseph Miller acted as closing agent and title agent on a number of these loan transactions. Miller agreed to divert loan proceeds to (2 comments)
Mortgage Fraud Ring- Branch Managers, Banker, Closing Attorney- Faces up to 30 years in prison - 11:31 AM
Former Boca Raton Mortgage Managers plead guilty for falsifying loan documents It was alleged that Peter Hartofilis and Jason Vitulano were branch managers of the Top Dot Mortgage office in Boca Raton, Florida, and devised a scheme to submit fraudulent loan applications to numerous lenders. More specifically, the loan applications contained grossly inflated statements of the applicants' earnings and assets on deposit in a local bank. In addition, according to court documents and statements made in court, attorney Joseph Miller acted as closing agent and title agent on a number of these loan transactions. Miller agreed to divert loan proceeds to (1 comments)
A Memorial Day Tribute to Unsung Heroes - 09:26 PM
When Memorial Day rolls around each year, I can't help thinking about my dad's experience as a World War II POW at Stalagluft III. (Yes, that was the site of the famous "Great Escape" and it occurred while he was there, but he didn't participate in it directly.) We didn't talk much about those two years, but he never let us forget that five crew members on his B-17 bomber didn't live to become POWs. In that sense, he felt he was one of the "lucky" ones. I embarked on a mission, a few years ago, to assemble into albums the (32 comments)
San Diego Real Estate and Apple Pie - 04:25 PM
It is easy to peruse the internet and get a few different views on the San Diego real estate market. To tell the truth, you can generally break it down to positive views and negative views. It is confusing, flip-floppy, and leaves you feeling like everyone between the newspaper, Case-Schilling, NAR, CAR, and Realty Trac are spinning the numbers to preach to their own choir. To combat that, we set up the How's The Market page, it's still a new page, but I'm curious to see how the stats change as time goes on. Will the first time buyer credit affect (0 comments)
QUIT WHINING AND GET TO WORK! - 11:43 AM
If you are thinking of renting, buying or selling a home give me a call today and we'll talk about the market conditions and what your home could possibly be worth in today's market place if you are thinking of selling. You can save thousands by listing your home with Advance Realty Anne Arundel Inc.. If you are considering buying a home, there is no better time than now to buy. The tax savings and wealth building a lone is worth the plunge into todays market. In keeping with saluting our heroes, during 2010 Advance Realty Anne Arundel Inc is continuing to (3 comments)
Effective June 1, 2010 Fannie Mae (FNMA) is requiring that all Conventional mortgage loan lenders determine that all debts of the borrower incurred or closed up to and concurrent with the closing of the subject mortgage are disclosed on the final application and included in the qualification determination for the subject loan. This change has come about because FNMA has determined that debt not claimed or shown on the mortgage loan application is the third most frequent cause of default. We at McCue Mortgage Company will have to obtain an up to date credit report just before closing to (10 comments)
SPRINGFEST AT THE BEACH 2010 - New London, CT CHILI COOKOFF WINNERS - 09:24 PM
On the evening of May 21, 2010, 21 different chili contestants took part in the New London Rotary Foundation Springfest at The Beach 2010 Chili Cook Off. There was a Judge's category and a People's Choice category. For the Judge's category there were four cash prizes for the top four chili entries. The winners were as follows: Chester's BBQ won the $500.00 First Prize donated by McCue Mortgage Company New London Fire Dept. Burn Unit won the $300.00 Second Prize donated by the New London Rotary Club Gourmet Galley won the $200.00 Third Prize donated by Siegel, O'Connor, O'Donnell & Beck, PC (4 comments)
Tile is a popular decorative feature in Southern California architecture, as well as being an often-used flooring choice. The variety of tile choices is quite amazing and you see them used in many ways as flooring and wall coverings, as well as wall, floor and ceiling accents. The heritages of Italy and Mexico are most obvious, not surprising given the strong Spanish and Mediterranean influences we see in the area especially in the newer homes.
Sometimes relocation can cause quite a buzz, figuratively AND literally. In this case we are talking about a true buzz...due to the relocation, in process, of thousands of bees in my back yard. I was on the phone today and heard a loud humming sound. When I looked out into the back yard outside the kitchen/family room I saw a huge swarm of bees. After 15 minutes or so they all settled down...into what I truly hope is not their new home. As you can see, they decided to hang out in the (15 comments)
Click the photo to preview the home This home will thrill you the moment you walk thru the front door. On 5 acres with a panoramic view, if you're looking for a large home with acreage, here it is! With a full finished walkout basement, the home offers of 3300 Sq Ft of living space, 3 living areas, corner gas log fireplace, 4 bedrooms, 3 baths and 2 car garage. In the finished (0 comments)
Using Adobe Acrobat 9 PRO and Outlook for Your Documentation - 11:22 PM
Sally has a great way to archive and protect your documents. Although I use Top Producer, I'm looking into Outlook. This looks great! Via Celeste "SALLY" Cheeseman HAWAII Relocations & Real Estate (Century 21 Liberty Homes): Are You Documenting Your Transactions? Are you documenting correspondence so you still have the ability to open files right from your ONE pdf file for each client? Protecting yourself, your documents, your correspondence is a MUST in our business. It helps to grasp a piece of an email conversation and you can also find an attached document at the click of a mouse if you use Outlook (2 comments)
Happy Memorial Day Spring is Gardenia Season in Bonita Bonita Beach Memorial Day Weekend Oil Report The Original Florida Real Estate – The Seminole Chickee Back to Orange Creek | The Mailbox Series The Latest Report From Bonita Beach Purchasing Furnished Real Estate Windsong Condominium | Bonita Springs, Florida (0 comments)
Speechless Sunday-Summer Fun on the Hudson River-Rhinecliff NY - 04:46 PM
Summer Fun on the Hudson River-Rhinecliff NY Today I took a drive down to the Hudson River in Rhinecliff NY and I could not believe the number of sailboats on the water. Memorial Day weekend is certainly the kickoff to that summer season of fun. There is much to do in the Hudson Valley and because of the majestic Hudson River water sport is big here. In the photograph the sailboat you are seeing is the FIASCO it came in close so I was able to get a good shot. Today was a great day for sailing the temperature was in the (20 comments)
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