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"Arizona's new immigration law requires the police to stop people on the street and ask for legal status if officers have reasonable doubt they are in this country illegally. On Wednesday of this week a federal judge blocked this part of the law and other parts of it from taking effect, is this the answer to the perplexing problem of illegal aliens? What is the solution?"
Here is my considered response. It expresses a view which (16 comments)
Did your state make the BOTTOM TEN list for foreclosures? Mine barely missed. - 07/28/10 03:20 PM
Oregon barely missed being ranked in the Bottom Ten states for foreclosures during first quarter, 2010. A national report recently released by RealtyTrac shows that at 33.6 % Oregon ranks 11th worst of the fifty states in foreclosure sales as a percentage of all home sales. Here is the list of that Bottom Eleven: Wyoming did not appear on the report. The list of worst states for foreclosures is an interesting combination of those that experienced high population growth in the last decade mixed with those that experienced just the opposite during the same period. Maybe luke warm really is better (13 comments)
It is a great time to buy. Low rates. Low prices. If it's a great time to buy, it must be a great time to both sell and buy.
Because the future is what matters....not the past.... equity you only thought you had anyway.
That is so crystal clear, it's hard to see why more current homeowners aren't acting.
Via Richard Weisser Coweta Fayette Real Estate: Most economists agree that recent rashes of government spending will ultimately lead to significant inflation. The (4 comments)
Are Tankless Water Heaters Really Green? - 07/26/10 09:46 PM
It's tough to think about hot water in the July heat, but here's some fuel for your consideration on the hot subject of tank-less water systems. It may make you cool on the idea.....or not.
Via Chris Livingston (Pillar To Post): Instant water heaters don't have the standby losses of storage units, but when the result is an 'endless supply of hot water' real savings are dubious.
Tankless water heaters have one advantage over conventional storage units: no standby losses. Instead of keeping water hot around the clock, regardless of whether it's actually needed, tankless units heat water only (7 comments)
So for the JUNCTION CITY RMLS Market Area, HERE ARE:
A decade's worth of supply (Active Listings) and demand (Closed Sales) for the Months of JUNE 2001 - 2010:
And a decade of Average Prices for Closed Sales for the Months of JUNE 2001 - 2010:
These average sales prices represent the arithmetic mean for those residential (0 comments)
Homes for Sale - Housing for Rent - And complying with the new law requiring CARBON MONOXIDE DETECTORS. - 07/25/10 07:33 AM
Is your place legal? Does your home or rental unit comply with the new law requiring carbon monoxide detectors? You can see it as a great boon for housing safety or as one more time the Legislative Assembly has over-reached. Either way, it's time for all owners with homes for sale and all landlords with housing to rent to get ready to comply with the State of Oregon's new law and regulations on carbon monoxide detectors.
THE LAW APPLIES TO: Any single family home, duplex, manufactured dwelling, or multifamily housing that contains a source of carbon monoxide (CO) emissions.
Via Sheldon Neal -- That British Agent -- (Bergen County, NJ - RE/MAX Real Estate Limited): . OK ! I have been on here for a few years, & as most know - I LOVE THIS PLACE ! I have seen many requests for AR member help, but never had the need to reach out myself ! UNTIL NOW ! And In fact ... it's for my WIFE ! So ActiveRain Pals ! - I NEED YOUR HELP !!!! So here's the deal, my wife (4 comments)
ALL CENTRAL LANE COUNTY RURAL AREAS & OUTLYING CITIES
Including: Coburg-Harrisburg, Marcola-Mohawk Valley, Vida -McKenzie Valley, Pleasant Hill-Lowell, Oakridge-Westfir, Creswell, Cottage Grove, Veneta-Elmira, and Junction City. (RMLS Market Areas: 240, 250, 233, 234, 235, 236, & 237)
Not including Coastal Lane County
(SHOWN BY TYPE OF SALE: REGULAR SALE, SHORT SALE, or BANK-OWNED SALE)
Example Case One:I received two emails over the last few days from Chase. I sort of disregarded them because they were asking if I was the listing agent for a particular home for sale in Eugene, OR. I wasn't. And I was out of town for the Fourth of July - my sole summer break with my family. Then on Wednesday, I attended Active RAIN's RAIN CAMP in Portland, (10 comments)
Bring the (virtual) Sky Inside - 07/05/10 03:06 PM
Maybe it's just me....but I've long wondered what a wall version of some of my photos might look. The links in this post let you know that where there is a will (i.e. wallet) there IS a way to find out.
Check out the links.
Via Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate (Premier Realty Group): They are magical illusions of nature. Sky ceilings make it seem that a bathroom ceiling is made of glass. You see it there with beautiful clouds and a few tree branches. Just flip the light switch and you've got it. Visit www.theskyfactory.com for some (3 comments)
The rights of referendum, recall, and initiative petition. Public ownership of all beaches. The Bottle (deposit) Bill. All Oregon ideas that went (somewhat) national.
Now here is another that needs to go nationwide. Congress, do you subscribe to ActiveRAIN?
And now for the post itself:
Via Carla Muss-Jacobs Principal Broker/Owner EBA Portland LLC | www.EBAPortland.com | (Exclusive Buyers Agent Beaverton Portland): Since stirring pots is an important part of life, here's something that's sure to get that pot boiling. A new law was enacted last Thursday in the State of Oregon which prohbits potential employers from using applicants' credit history checks (3 comments)
Here's a nice thought for the Fourth that I've decided to re-blog.
I couldn't resist adding a responding verse of my own:
In the noise of your night Watching the fireworks swoon Remember the fireworks of battle Won't be over any time soon.
But read Marianne's first.
Via Marianne Vanek (Century 21 New Millenium): in the quiet time of your morning watching the fireworks of the sun remember the fireworks of the battlefields where your independence was won. HAPPY FOURTH OF JULY 2010!!!!!!!!
But it does nto speak to the huge decline in sales of existing homes that has occurred since the tax credit deadline of greater importance passed on April 30.
Via Janna Rankin Scharf - Realtor Coeur d'Alene and North Idaho Homes (Keller Williams Realty Coeur d'Alene): Talk about down to the wire! Late yesterday the U.S. Congress approved a bill that extends the closing deadline for homebuyers trying to take advantage of the popular tax credits. Homebuyers with contracts signed by April 30 who weren't able to get their (2 comments)
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