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San Diego audit defeats real estate transactions under Faulconer

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) – When Kevin Faulconer was mayor of San Diego, his administration failed to follow best practices and demonstrate due diligence when spending hundreds of millions of dollars on real estate purchases, revealed a municipal audit. Audit published Thursday, reported by the San Diego Union-Tribune, explores four real estate deals totaling $ 230 […]

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Council appointed to promote social fairness in CT marijuana trade

MARK PAZNIOKAS :: CTMIRROR.ORG On June 22, Lieutenant Governor Susan Bysiewicz hands one of the pens used by Governor Ned Lamont to Senator Gary Winfield, left, and Representative Jason Rojas. They led the working group that produced the final version of the legalization bill. A month after the enactment of the Cannabis Legalization Bill, Governor […]

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Coronavirus: Employers urged to mandate vaccines in three San Francisco Bay Area counties – as happened

Ron DeSantis has said Florida will not be introducing face mask warrants or locks, even as the state reports one of the highest Covid-19 infection rates in the United States. The governor of the country’s third most populous state said on Thursday that there had recently been “discussions of people arguing at the federal level” […]

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Flueid Acquires Next Generation Real Estate Software Provider To Improve Products And Unlock On-Demand Fences

AUSTIN, Texas – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Flueid, the leading independent technology company powering digital real estate transactions, today announced that it has acquired the core proprietary technology and related assets from Vodii, a technology company that builds the next generation of software tools for the securities and fiduciary deposits sector. Vodii’s tools will enhance Flueid’s […]

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HDFC AMC’s Struggle for Market Share Keeps Street on the Lookout for Valuation

The performance of HDFC Asset Management Co Ltd during the June quarter disappointed investors on many parameters. For starters, the fund house’s net profit did not meet the expectations of the street. Its operating expenses jumped 28% due to the 59% increase in payroll taxes due to employee stock option charges. Granted, this is a […]

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The best real estate bubbles in Canada: why the Bank of Canada is reducing quantitative easing

And total madness has started to “decelerate” in some markets. By Wolf Richter for WOLF STREET. At least the Bank of Canada officially recognizes the craziness of the Canadian real estate market, which has been considered the second largest real estate bubble in the world, behind New Zealand, whose central bank has also officially recognized […]

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What summer slowdown? Manhattan Real Estate Expected to Stay Warm as New Weekly Listings Decline

The Manhattan real estate market is expected to remain active during the summer months, a period that … [+] has traditionally caused a downturn in the major metro market. getty New York City homebuyers who expect to find less competition this summer might be shocked. Manhattan’s summer shopping season is shaping up to be one […]

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Housing starts accelerate, building permits drop to lowest level in eight months

Housing starts rise 6.3% in June; May revised downwards Starts of single-family homes rose 6.3%; multi-family up 6.2% Building permits fell 5.1%; single-family homes down 6.3% WASHINGTON, July 20 (Reuters) – US housing construction rose more than expected in June, but permits for future housing construction fell to an eight-month low, likely reflecting hesitation caused […]

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Homelessness and fairness are issues voters should address in King County Council District 9 race, candidates say

A trio of liberal and progressive challengers, focusing on issues of equity, race, housing and homelessness, attempt to topple incumbent Reagan Dunn of the King’s Metropolitan County Council. Dunn, who has made the fight against rising crime rates the centerpiece of his campaign, has occupied the seat of County Council District 9 – which stretches […]

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Does this premier simulation stock belong to your portfolio?

IInvestors in high-tech sectors often look for stocks that will expose their portfolios to fast-growing markets such as robotics, semiconductors, 5G and space exploration. One company that helps power all of these industries is Ansys (NASDAQ: ANSS), a manufacturer of simulation software. Ansys is the largest engineering simulation company in the world and has generated […]

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JLL and Khosla lead Jones’ $ 12.5 million Series A for Real Estate Provider Compliance – TechCrunch

Tenants of commercial buildings and property managers must adhere to strict liability rules that any seller entering the property must have certificates of insurance and meet other requirements. The approval process for this can currently take days and is still largely done on paper. Enter Jones. The New York-based commercial real estate startup is hosting […]

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Incentive Equity Management Firms Raise Millions With Tech Blast

“Lately we’ve been seeing something different in the market. There’s a particular feeling in the halls of tech companies going public and raising huge sums – there’s electricity in the halls, people. smile, everyone was waiting for this moment. ” That’s how IBI Capital CEO Tal Dori, whose company is a leading provider of trust […]

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Most Toronto Real Estate Brokers Want to End Blind Auctions

Brokers and Consumers Agree Supply Transparency is Needed to Manage High Home Prices Google Almost 90 percent of brokers and consumers in Toronto’s real estate market support ending blind auctions, according to a survey conducted by iPro Realty. The poll results echo the frustration NOW has reported in recent months, especially among buyers priced outside […]

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Better buy: Boeing or the 30 stocks of the Dow Jones? | Personal finance

The point is, however, that the Federal Aviation Administration’s concern is actually quite modest. The agency knows that the 787 Dreamliners already in use may well suffer the manufacturing misstep in question, but – for now anyway – is considering leaving those planes unchecked and unmodified. The only Dreamliners that will require repairs are the […]

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Finding ‘Tree Fairness’: New Analysis Shows Maryland Neighborhoods Need More Trees

Some neighborhoods in Baltimore and Montgomery County, especially those suffering from poverty, received much lower “tree equity” scores than the wealthier parts of Maryland. They will need thousands of new trees to achieve equilibrium. This content has been republished with permission from OMCT Information Partners at Maryland Matters. Register for Maryland Matters Free Email Subscription […]

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Yellen sees ‘several months of rapid inflation’ before easing, worries about impact on housing

Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen warned on Thursday that prices could continue to rise for several months, although she expects the recent spike in inflation to subside over time. In an interview with CNBC, the cabinet official added that she was concerned about the problems inflation could pose for low-income families looking to buy a home […]

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Japan: Stop the real estate project in Myanmar

(Tokyo) – Japanese companies should stop participating in a commercial real estate project involving the abusive Myanmar military, Human Rights Now, Human Rights Watch, Japan International Volunteer Center, Justice For Myanmar and Mekong Watch said today. Proposal Complex Y in Yangon is being built on land leased to the country’s armed forces, the Tatmadaw, whose […]

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Powell downplays direct link between Fed purchases of mortgage bonds and soaring house prices

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell on Wednesday downplayed any direct link between central bank mortgage bond purchases and rising house prices. The Fed buys $ 80 billion in treasury bills and $ 40 billion in mortgage securities each month to support the economy and keep interest rates low. Many economists have said the Fed should […]

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Amazon Donates $ 40 Million Property in Arlington for New Affordable Housing

The tech giant will donate $ 40 million worth of vacant land to Arlington County for the development of more than 550 affordable units. Crystal House is a 16-acre apartment community located one block from Amazon’s new headquarters in Arlington. (Courtesy of Amazon) Meeting the need for more affordable housing in Arlington is a major […]

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As Fed plays fiddle, dollar burns: dollar purchasing power has plunged at fastest pace since 1982

Defying economists’ expectations for the sixth consecutive month, inflation is heating up instead of slowing down. And it’s much worse than it looks. By Wolf Richter for WOLF STREET. The consumer price index jumped 0.9% in June from May, after jumping 0.6% in May and 0.8% in April – all jumps from month to month. […]

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Global real estate prices are soaring, but why are bankers uncertain?

As the world slowly overcomes the impact of the multiple waves of the COVID-19 pandemic, businesses are starting to open up. Construction activities have also resumed. House prices have started to soar at a pace seen only before the 2007-08 global financial crisis (the biggest since the Great Depression), experts say. In America, the rise […]

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The state’s controversial new home loan won’t need to be paid off unless the house is sold

People who get approval for the controversial new government shared-share program will not have to repay the state-provided money if they stay in the house. Under the € 75 million scheme, the state will provide up to 20pc of the purchase price of the property. The move to remove any obligation to repay the 20% […]

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What’s driving housing-linked ETFs in 2021

summary Favorable house prices and a strong recovery in housing starts have led to an increase in housing-related investment in 2021. however, SPDR S&P Homebuilder ETF (XHB) outperformed his peers IShares US Home Construction ETF (ITB) in 2021 by a difference greater than the fund expenditure ratios. These similar-sounding ETFs are constructed differently, with ITB […]

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Live stock market updates: Metal, banks and real estate stocks lead the rally. Indiabulls jump 14%, Oberoi Realty 5%

National equity benchmarks started the week on a strong note amid buying interest in financials, metals and real estate stocks. UltraTech Cement, Shree Cement and JSW Steel were among Nifty’s top winners, each jumping 2%. Financial stocks benefited from the RBI’s decision to allow reverse mergers of banks over five years old with their holdings. […]

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Breakdown of the housing market: house prices in San Francisco peak at Holy-Moly, condo prices are stable for 3 years

Amid the record surge in luxury home sales. By Wolf Richter for WOLF STREET. The San Francisco market is dominated by condos. In recent decades, almost all residential construction has been in multi-family buildings – apartments and condos – and almost no single-family homes have been built, which makes sense for a city enclosed by […]

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“The PGIM India mutual fund will double the assets under management to Rs 14,000cr by March”

PGIM India Mutual Fund is on track to double the assets under its management to over Rs 14,000 crore by the end of this fiscal year, a senior company official said. The fund company, a wholly owned subsidiary of the US-based US group’s Prudential Global Investment Managers, launched its first small-cap fund on Friday with […]

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See how much more Bay Area real estate is more expensive compared to other cities

As house prices across the country skyrocket, cities in the Bay Area still rank among the most expensive places to live, according to a new study. According to the National S & P / Case-Shiller US Home Price Index, home values ​​are increasing at historic levels this year. Researchers from the Inspection Support Network, a […]

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Reading of President Biden’s meeting with leaders of former black civil rights organizations

President Biden and Vice President Harris today met with leaders of former black civil rights organizations. The group discussed the wave of anti-election legislation that has recently been passed or is pending in state legislatures across the country and the way forward to protect the right to vote. The group also discussed measures the administration […]

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San Mateo’s historic ‘haunted house’ hits the peninsula real estate market – CBS San Francisco

SAN MATEO (CBS SF) – Those interested in living on the peninsula are lucky enough to own a piece of San Mateo history that some have called “haunted”. The William and Rosalie Brown House landmark located at 2 S. Delaware Street is in the market. The historic Queen Anne Victorian was built in 1892 and […]

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Thomas Coughlan: Treasury got it wrong on house prices, it should be forced to explain why

NOTICE: Last year, decisions by ministers and officials fueled the biggest increase in house prices in modern times. These increases were made in defiance of the expectations and policy of the government which, under the terms of Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern wanted prices to stabilize. Today, a group of MPs from parties as disparate as […]

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Real estate lawyers on the move

Law360 (July 6, 2021, 5:25 p.m. EDT) – N. Courtney Hollins has joined the Nashville, Tennessee office of Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz PC as a shareholder. Hollins works on buy and sell, lease and finance contracts, and construction matters. She also has experience in mergers and acquisitions. Brian winterhalter DLA Piper has hired […]

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FEATURE ARTICLE – Sizzling house prices put pressure on farmland in Canada

* Pandemic property price boom stokes construction pressure * Farmers fear loss of prime arable land near cities * Declining farmland could fuel global food prices By Chris Arsenault CW Canadian farmer Peter Lambrick has watched Toronto’s sprawl move closer to its cornfields for years. But as the pandemic fuels demand for housing, he fears […]

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Meet the entrepreneur who built a 7-figure real estate business in just four years

Kyara Gray has always been fascinated by transformations. Growing up in a small town in Pennsylvania, she saw farmland regularly sold and turned into housing estates. “As we were driving around town, I would point out the window telling my parents to buy this land or this house,” says Gray, who now runs a seven-figure […]

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These 2 game-changing actions have just entered my incubator

Band Chris Wood Note from Stéphane: Today, I’m handing over the reins to my friend Chris Wood, our in-house microcap equities expert. A few months ago, Chris unveiled his microcapsule “incubator” for the first time. Based on your comments, you loved hearing about the extremely early stage disruptive stocks that Chris is monitoring. So today […]

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White House staff salaries: here’s how much Biden’s top advisers are paid

(NEXSTAR) – Some of the best-known names in the West Wing of the White House are winning top staff salaries, according to documents released by the Biden administration this week. The White House released the Gender and Compensation Analysis of its staff on Thursday as it submitted a required annual report to Congress listing the […]

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Equity Brewing Co., owned exclusively by women, opens in Norman

NORMAN, Oklahoma (KFOR) – “These are all handcrafted by us,” said Suzette Grillot, Founder of Equity Brewing Company. Years of hard work have gone into the “nano-brewery”; it might be small but it’s definitely powerful. “We decided that we love beer, that we want to drink beer, buy beer, and gift beer made by women, […]

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The “Why Cayman” four-part video series published by Dart Real Estate

The four-part series encourages viewers to choose the Cayman Islands as their premier place to live and work. GRAND CAMAN, Cayman Islands, July 2, 2021 / PRNewswire-PRWeb / – Dart Real Estate, a Cayman Islandsdeveloper, is releasing Why Cayman this month, a four-part video series featuring conversations with industry leaders about the many benefits of […]

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BBX Capital Real Estate, a Subsidiary of BBX Capital, Inc., Announces Sale of Altis Grand to The Preserve

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla .– (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – BBX Capital Real Estate (“BBXRE”), a wholly owned subsidiary of BBX Capital, Inc. (OTCQX: BBXIA) (ROSE: BBXIB), today announced that its joint venture Altis Grand at The Preserve, which was sponsored by The Altman Companies, had completed the sale of Altis Grand to The Preserve, its 350-unit multi-family […]

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Task Force Calls for State-Wide Equity Office and Fairness-Focused Review of COVID-19 Response

The working group, which was convened by the Legislative Assembly in June 2020 in response to glaring racial inequalities in COVID-19 infection and hospitalization rates, was tasked with making recommendations to address these disparities, in addition to those encountered by other under-represented communities, such as immigrants and people with disabilities. Its final report, titled “A […]

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Gold is the ultimate investment going against the grain right now

June 30, 2021 Person holding a single piece of pure gold. US Global Investors Legendary global investor John Templeton once said that the best time to buy is when there is “maximum pessimism” and the best time to sell is when there is “maximum optimism”. This type of contrarian investment requires great conviction and nerves […]

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Negative Commitments in Commercial Real Estate Finance – Why Do We Need It?

Negative pledges are contractual constructs widely used in many financings – from simple mortgages to complex, large-scale real estate finance transactions – and, therefore, are often seen as a standard market inclusion in finance documents. Having said that, why do lenders insist that we have them? Why are they needed even in secured finance where […]