Jacksonville Real Estate Market

Jacksonville, Florida

America’s Largest Mall – Lions, Tigers and Bears !

The company that owns and runs the largest mall in America pitched to build an even bigger one in northwestern Miami-Dade, a roughly 200-acre entertainment complex with submarines, a Legoland, sea lions and an artificial ski slope. In later discussions with the Miami planning commissions, the developer revealed the most recent plan which details a […]

New Legal Snags For Pulte Homes

Pulte Homes Corporation, a major community and home designer/builder in the State of Florida, is involved with serious legal issues brought on by “Mountain House”, a condominimum homeowners association near Stockton, California. The lawsuit, filed October 2 in San Joaquin County Superior Court by Cambridge Place Association, claims that the condominium complex has major water intrusion damage caused by stucco cracks, faulty trim installation, and failed or absent sealant. Plumbing leaks, including leaking valves, water mains, irrigation pipes, wax toilet rings, and shower enclosures are also a problem, the suit said.

Latest Real Estate Market – waiting for Superman

Let’s check out what Warrent Buffet, Ben Bernanke, and Governor Elizabeth Duke just had to say about the housing market. These are our “super powers”. Are we still waiting for Superman to save us ?

Rockefeller And The Foreclosure Disaster We Are In

John D. Rockefeller is quoted as saying, “Every right implies a responsibility; Every opportunity, an obligation, Every possession, a duty.” A major possession when having attained the American Dream, is the single family home and over the past three years we have seen a massive number of foreclosures which certainly rocks the definition of “duty”. These foreclosures have had a serious ripple effect throughout our day to day lives and from reading the news reports related to law suits filed against banks for improper foreclosure proceedings and a host of other effects on families and the housing industry, it’s safe to predict that we have not seen the end of this mess nor the re-definitions of the word “duty”.

Know the loan modification details of FHA and conventional mortgages

If you are buying a new home in Florida or if you are relocating in Florida, you need to know about the kinds of mortgage loans available in Florida. Knowing this would help you in loan modification whether it is conventional mortgage loan or an FHA loan. Read on to know about both in details.

The Worst City In The Housing Market !

You know, sometimes it is difficult to report the latest news. The report was recently released from Clear Capital, a provider of real estate asset valuation information, that Jacksonville, Florida . . . my current Home Town and real estate investment business center, is the lowest performing major housing market ! Yep, it beat out Detroit which had held the undesirable honor for the past seven months as being the worst.

Feds File Lawsuits Against Mortgage Companies

The federal agency overseeing Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac filed lawsuits Friday against 17 financial institutions, in an attempt to recover billions of dollars in losses from risky mortgage investments.

Grant Money Available From HUD For Sustainable Housing Projects

HUD Grants available !! $95 million is available to support local initiatives to expand housing choices.

We Have Hit Construction Spending Bottom

In an interview with the Fox Business Network, Toll Brother’s Builders’ CEO Douglas Yearley points out that here in America, we have hit the bottom of the “construction spending bottom” and that now we need only to repair consumer confidence to see a rise in home purchases in 2011.  This is great news as housing […]

Florida Foreclosure Numbers for 2010

Early numbers have just been released for the 2010 real estate year. Florida registered the nation’s third highest foreclosure rate in 2010, with 5.51 percent of its housing units (one in 18) getting at least one foreclosure filing during the year. For 2010, the state of Florida was one of five states that accounted for […]

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