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columbus homes: Home prices up in half of major U.S. cities! - 11/08/11 11:26 AM
"Home prices rose in August in half of major cities measured by a private survey, a sign that prices are stabilizing in some hard-hit portions of the country. The Standard & Poor's/Case-Shiller index showed Tuesday that prices increased in August from July in 10 of the 20 cities tracked. That marked the fifth straight month that at least half of the cities in the survey showed gains. The biggest price increases were in Washington, Chicago and Detroit. The greatest declines were in Atlanta and Los Angeles. Over the past 12 months, prices have fallen in all but two cities. Detroit and (1 comments)
columbus homes: North side Columbus Ohio bank owned home ranch $64,900 - 11/05/10 10:47 AM
Brick ranch on a cul de sac in Devonshire.Among homes of much higher value, this needs some TLC but a great buy for a handy buyer! Close to local elementary school and bus line, this home will be an instant equity builder This neighborhood was built in the 70's and features ranch homes, two story and split level homes and is close to all shopping and the freeway! ! (1 comments)
columbus homes: --New Development in the University Area---$15 million pledges to kick start Weinland Park Area--- - 08/31/10 01:05 PM
A new group is working to rejuvenate the Weinland Park neighborhood north of Downtown by pledging at least $15 milion to develop housing in the area plagued by crime, foreclosures and vacant houses. The Weinland Park Collaborative, which includes the city of Columbus, Ohio State University, the Columbus Foundation and 12 other institutions, also is investing money in job training and education. "If we work collaboratively, we can put together a model of neighborhoos revitalization and take on the underlying issues without displacing people," said Doug Aschenbach, president of Campus Partners, which is Ohio State's community-development arm and another of the (0 comments)
columbus homes: ---Clintonville and Ohio Veterans of recent wars to get bonuses--- - 08/25/10 01:36 PM
An Estimate 200,000 Ohio veterans served during the Persian Gulf, Iraq and Afghanistan wars can now begin applying for one-time bonuses from the state of Ohio... ...Veterans are eligible to receive $100 for each month of service in any of the three wars, up to $1,000. Those who served elsewhere could get $50 monthly, up to $500, while family memebers of veterans who died during the recent conflicts are eligible for a paymet up to $6,500. Applications are avaliable at veteransbonus.ohio.gov, at any of Ohio's 88 county Veterans Services offices, or by calling 1-877-OHIO-VET.
columbus homes: ---Average mortgage rates hit low of 4.42 percent--- - 08/24/10 01:13 PM
"WASHINGTON (AP)-Mortgage rated fell to their lowest level in decades for the 8th time in 9 weeks. a sign that investors are concerned about the weak economy. Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac says the average rate for 30-year fixed loans this week was 4.42 percent, down from 4.44 percent last week. That's the lowest since Freddie Mac began taking notice of and tracking rates in the early seventies. The average rate on 15-year fixed loans dropped to 3.9 percent, down from 3.92 percent last week abd tge kiwest ib recirds dating back to 1991. Rates have fallen since spring as investors sought (0 comments)
columbus homes: ---Housing Construction rises 1.7% in July---- - 08/23/10 12:39 PM
By-Martin Crustinger; AP Economics Writer "WASHINGTON--A weak housing market received a tiny boost from apartment construction last month. But the overall outlook remained dim as applications for building permits fell to the lowest level in 14 months. Construction of new homes and apartments rose 1.7 percent last month, the Commerce Department said Tuesday. Driving the increase was a 32.6 percent surge in apartment and condominium construction-a small fraction of the market. Still, requests for building permits, considered a good sign of future activity, fell 3.1 percent. 'The bad news is that activity is likely to remain depressed for several years,' said Paul (0 comments)
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