Recent article related to Pittsburgh real estate, “Pittsburgh councilman wants to bring fairness to property assessment appeals“.
Interesting article, “What You Need to Know About a Second Mortgage”. Taking this step may provide you access to money at relatively low rates.
Interesting article in Entrepreneur looking at “Four ways to kick start your career in real-estate investment“.
Why the Fed move a few weeks back shouldn’t impact mortgages addressed in this article, “Why the Fed move doesn’t matter to mortgage rates“.
Home foreclosures are down. A little more about it in this Yahoo Finance article, “The Number of Homes in Foreclosure Continues to Decline“.
Updates related to mortgage applications in the Yahoo Finance article, “US Mortgage Applications Decline with Increase in Mortgage Rates“.
This Post-Gazette article, “First time Pittsburgh developers face devil in the details“, reveals setbacks and gains from the real estate front lines.
Residential real estate in southwestern PA enjoyed a Summer surge. Read the full at “Residential Real Estate Enjoys Summer Surge in Southwestern PA“.
Interesting article, “EPA Brownfields Grants will help revitalize Pittsburgh properties”.
A city task force charged with developing a “suite of affordable housing policies” recently convened. Read more in this article, “Pittsburgh Task Force On Affordable Housing Convenes“.
Interesting article by Money, “Should You Ever Pay Cash For A Home?”. It looks at what paying in cash will do to your savings — emergency, retirement and otherwise — in the short term.
Modest growth projected in commercial real estate market according to this article, “NAR Forecasts Modest Growth for U.S. Commercial Markets” by World Property Journal.
Interesting article on commercial real estate market trends, “Five Commercial Real Estate Market Trends You Can Bank On“.
Pittsburgh’s residential homebuying market is steadily improving, according to West Penn Multi-List. Read more in this Post-Gazette article “Pittsburgh Real Estate Market Improving“.
Pittsburgh may be one of the best-kept secrets in the home-flipping business according to this TribLive article, “Real Estate Investors Should Be Flipping Over Pittsburgh, Survey Finds“.
Pittsburgh cracks down on overcrowded houses. Click here for full article.
Here is an article about a HUD rule that will impact mortgages and real estate, “New HUD Rule Could Make More Eligible For Mortgages“.
On January 15, the Realtors Association of Metropolitan Pittsburgh (RAMP) held its 104th Installation of Officers and Awards Celebration at the Rivers Casino Ballroom. More than 160 guests attended the event including State Senator Randy Vulakovich and CEO of the … Continued
The Pittsburgh Business Times recently published this recap of “Pittsburgh’s Housing Market in 2014: Higher Average Sales Prices, Shorter Time to Sell“.
Congratulations to Phil Scolieri on being named 2014 Affiliate of the Year by the Realtors Association of Metropolitan Pittsburgh!