The Daily (8/10/12) Hot Sheet of PB Real Estate & Florida Realtor News

By
Real Estate Broker/Owner with Winston Realty, Inc. BK63078915

 

The Daily Hot Sheet of Palm Beach Florida Real Estate & Florida Realtors® News


Friday, August 10, 2012

TODAY'S TOP STORIES

Loan servicers face strict federal rules

Consumer watchdog proposed new rules today: Clear monthly statements and warnings about rate hikes or foreclosures. Read more.


Real Estate Price Index launches in Sept.

Florida Realtors' new index provides a better picture of home price trends and what's happening to the value of housing. Read more.


Revenue forecast steady, as is the recovery

State economists who estimate Fla. tax income for state budgeting expect better things next year - but not by a lot. Read more.


Rate on 30-year mortgages rises to 3.59%

Freddie Mac: 30-year FRM rose for the second week in a row, though it remains near historic lows. Read more.


Many markets face few low-end homes for sale

NAR: In 2Q, national median existing single-family home price up 7.3% - strongest year-over-year increase since 1Q 2006. Read more.

 

NOW YOU KNOW

Season could produce more hurricanes

The hurricane season got off to an early start and will likely produce a few more storms than originally predicted. Read more.


AROUND FLORIDA

St. Johns County: Building permit numbers rise
South Florida: Shadow inventory may be not so scary
Sarasota: Downtown buildings to be auctioned


© 2012 Florida Realtors

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P. Winston Heverly, GRI, ABR, SFR, CDPE, CIAS, PA

We service all of Palm Beach County and S. Florida

 

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Comments (3)

Carol-Ann Palmieri
RE/MAX Executive Realty, Al and Cal Realty Group - Franklin, MA
"Cal" the Real Estate Gal

Hi Winston.   Looks like some good reading on your hot sheet today.

Aug 10, 2012 09:32 PM
Roy Kelley
Realty Group Referrals - Gaithersburg, MD

Interesting Hot Sheet.  It is still a time of great opportunity for home buyers.

 

Have an outstanding weekend.  Dolores and I spent the morning at a Maryland Peach Festival.  We have another beautiful summer day.

 

Black-eyed Susan is the Maryland state flower...

 

Aug 11, 2012 04:35 AM
Charles Stallions Property Manager
Charles Stallions Real Estate Services - Pace, FL
Pensacola, Pace & Gulf Breeze Property Management

I love these little bits of information and always a great read thanks for the post.

Aug 11, 2012 08:57 AM