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Beazer’s loss widens, but home sales rose

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http://www.stlrealestate.news - ATLANTA/May 4, 2017 (AP) (StlRealEstate.News) — Rising construction and land costs caused Beazer Homes to report a wider loss in its latest quarter than a year ago. But its revenue rose as it sold more of its new homes and condos. The Atlanta homebuilder’s stock soared Thursday. Beazer, which typically sells homes to young families and first-time […]The post Beazer’s loss widens, but home sales rose appeared first on STL Real Estate News.

Nancy Friedman to Present Educational Sessions at the National Association of Realtors National Conference

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http://www.stlrealestate.news - ST. LOUIS, MO/May 03, 2017 (STLRealEstate.News) Nancy Friedman, nationally known customer service keynote speaker, will deliver two educational programs on Customer Service at the National Association of Realtors Legislative Meetings and Trade Expo, May 19, 2017 in Washington, D.C. The sessions will be held at the Omni Shoreham Hotel’s Palladian Room.  They are packed with […]The post Nancy Friedman to Present Educational Sessions at the National Association of Realtors National Conference appeared first on STL Real Estate News.

St. Louisans cite family as number one reason for home buying

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http://www.stlrealestate.news - May 2, 2017 – (STLRealEstate.News) The Bank of America biannual report on the state of things in St. Louis today took a look at what spurs St. Louisans to buy homes, and how it compares to other metropolises.  More so than any other kind of market in the game today, St. Louisans buy homes for […]The post St. Louisans cite family as number one reason for home buying appeared first on STL Real Estate News.

Sellers market gets even stronger as spring season hits U.S.

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http://www.stlrealestate.news - May 1, 2017 (STLRealEstate.News) Sellers Market – We’ve just endured the roughest months of the year for real estate and we’re staring down the most popular time of the year to list homes, buy homes, and survey future rentals for the year ahead.  In case the stringent supply of homes wasn’t tight enough during the […]The post Sellers market gets even stronger as spring season hits U.S. appeared first on STL Real Estate News.

Childrens Learning Adventure has opened in Ellisville featuring prime real estate

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http://www.stlrealestate.news - ELLISVILLE, MO/April 29, 2017 (STLRealEstate.News) Today, Saturday, April 29, 2017, Childrens Learning Adventure Center opened in Ellisville, MO at 15677 Manchester Rd hosting their Grand Opening giving tours to parents interested in the facility. Under construction for months with much anticipation and excitement in the community for such a child care alternative.  The company is […]The post Childrens Learning Adventure has opened in Ellisville featuring prime real estate appeared first on STL Real Estate News.

Display home at Arbors at Bluebird Park in Ellisville is open

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http://www.stlrealestate.news - ELLISVILLE, MO/April 29, 2017 (STLRealEstate.News) McBride & Son Homes recently announced, on their website, that a new development in Ellisville, Arbor at Bluebird Park, is now open. They recently hosted the Grand Opening and according to their website they have 50% of the 20 home-sites planned are already sold with the single family homes starting […]The post Display home at Arbors at Bluebird Park in Ellisville is open appeared first on STL Real Estate News.

Fischers in Belleville Back on the Market

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http://www.stlrealestate.news - Asking $940K for Shuttered Belleville Restaurant – Fischers Belleville, IL/April 28, 2017 (STLRealEstate.News) – Fischers Restaurant is back on the market after an $800,000 auction bid was rejected.  The family-owned restaurant at 2100 West Main Street in Belleville has been a fixture in the community since it opened.  Ardel and Inez Fischer bought the site […]The post Fischers in Belleville Back on the Market appeared first on STL Real Estate News.

Buyers struggling to find homes in St Louis real estate market

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http://www.stlrealestate.news - ST. LOUIS, MO/April 27, 2017 (STLRealEstate.News) St. Louis has a red-hot real estate market today, and though it’s a good sign for sellers and the overall health of the region, it’s not so easy for buyers looking to squeeze into the market.  Local agents are stating that though they’re normally excited for their buyers when […]The post Buyers struggling to find homes in St Louis real estate market appeared first on STL Real Estate News.

US home prices rose at the fastest pace in nearly 3 years

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http://www.stlrealestate.news - WASHINGTON/April 25, 2017 (AP) (stlrealestate.news) — U.S. home prices rose steadily upward in February as more homebuyers chased fewer available properties, a trend that many analysts say may not be sustainable. The Standard & Poor’s CoreLogic Case-Shiller national home price index, released Tuesday , increased 5.8 percent in February, the most in 32 months. Such strong price […]The post US home prices rose at the fastest pace in nearly 3 years appeared first on STL Real Estate News.

Regulators list many mortgage errors at Ocwen Financial

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http://www.stlrealestate.news - April 21, 2017 /(AP)(stlrealestate.news) Federal and state regulators say Ocwen Financial — one of the nation’s largest mortgage lenders that is not a bank — made numerous errors in the mortgages it serviced. Ocwen disputes the allegations by the Consumer Financial Protection Board and calls them “politically motivated.” Regulators cited items including that the company: […]The post Regulators list many mortgage errors at Ocwen Financial appeared first on STL Real Estate News.

US home sales shoot up to 10-year high

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http://www.stlrealestate.news - WASHINGTON/April 21, 2017 (AP) (stlrealestate.news) — Americans purchased homes in March at the fastest pace in over a decade, a strong start to the traditional spring buying season. Sales of existing homes climbed 4.4 percent last month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.71 million, the National Association of Realtors said Friday. This was the fastest sales […]The post US home sales shoot up to 10-year high appeared first on STL Real Estate News.

What goes into the appreciation of a house

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http://www.stlrealestate.news - April 20, 2017 (stlrealestate.news) It’s natural to wonder what your home could be worth ten, twenty years into the future. American real estate prices have increased since the founding of the country, and becoming a master of appreciation and how to get the most for your house when the time comes is a special art […]The post What goes into the appreciation of a house appeared first on STL Real Estate News.