Posts Tagged ‘vacancies’

The Norris Group Real Estate News Roundup 4/27/11

April 27th, 2011

If passed, a new California bill will require lenders to make a decision on mortgage modifications before beginning the repossession process. According to the Census Bureau, the national home vacancy rate fell to 2.6% in the first quarter. A study from the University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business shows that 35% of mortgage defaults in the U.S. were strategic during September 2010.

221-TNG Radio – FBI – Richard Ryan 4-16-11

April 15th, 2011

The Norris Group Real Estate Radio Show and Podcast welcomes Richard Ryan of the FBI.

The Norris Group Real Estate News Roundup 4/7/11

April 7th, 2011

CoreLogic said home prices fell 6.7% in February, and Clear Capital claims home prices in the West declined 4.3% in the previous quarter. According to Freddie Mac, mortgage rates increased to 4.87% last week. Analysts are concerned that a Federal shutdown would have dramatic effects on the California economy and the FHA.