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Q3 2019 Foreclosure Activity Down 19 Percent From Year Ago To Lowest Level Since Q2 2005
Oct 18, 2019 3:32 AM ET

Q3 2019 Foreclosure Activity Down 19 Percent From Year Ago To Lowest Level Since Q2 2005

iCrowdNewswire - Oct 18, 2019 - IRVINE, Calif.-- ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation's premier property database and first property data provider of Data-as-a-Service (DaaS), today released its Q3 2019 U.S. Foreclosure Market Report™, which shows there were a total of 143,105 U.S. properties with foreclosure filings — default notices, scheduled auctions or bank repossessions — in the third quarter, down 6 percent from the previous quarter and down 19 percent from a year ago to the lowest. [more...]

CIT Declares Dividends
Oct 18, 2019 3:26 AM ET

CIT Declares Dividends

iCrowdNewswire - Oct 18, 2019 - NEW YORK,-- CIT Group Inc. (NYSE: CIT) today announced that its board of directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.35 per common share on its outstanding common stock. The common stock dividend is payable on Nov. 22, 2019 to common shareholders of record as of Nov. 8, 2019. CIT's board also has declared the semi-annual dividend on the Series A preferred stock of $29.00 per share payable on Dec. 16, 2019 to preferred stockholders of record as of Nov. 29, 2019.. [more...]

Sotheby
Oct 18, 2019 3:21 AM ET

Sotheby’s International Realty Unveils Marketing Suite for more than 23,000 Sales Associates

iCrowdNewswire - Oct 18, 2019 - MADISON, N.J.-- Sotheby's International Realty Affiliates LLC today announced the launch of its newly developed marketing suite, Current by Sotheby's International Realty®, a suite of technology tools that was developed in tandem with Sotheby's International Realty® affiliated companies and independent sales associates to benefit their businesses and clients. The offering was introduced by Kevin Thompson, chief marketing officer for Sotheby's International Realty Affiliates LLC, during Inman's Luxury Connect 2019 conference, the premier real. [more...]

Welltower Achieves ISS ESG Prime Status for 2019
Oct 18, 2019 3:19 AM ET

Welltower Achieves ISS ESG Prime Status for 2019

iCrowdNewswire - Oct 18, 2019 - TOLEDO, Ohio.-- Welltower Inc. (NYSE: WELL) today announced that it has been granted Prime status by ISS ESG, one of the world's leading rating agencies for sustainable investments. The ISS ESG rating considers Environmental, Social and Governance ("ESG") practices by evaluating more than 100 industry-specific indicators. Companies that achieve the best ESG scores among their sector peers are recognized as Prime. In addition to Prime status, with this evaluation, Welltower achieved. [more...]

Hunt Real Estate Capital Provides a $21.7 Million Freddie Mac Loan to Finance the Acquisition of a Multifamily Property Located in Pawleys Island, SC
Oct 18, 2019 3:14 AM ET

Hunt Real Estate Capital Provides a $21.7 Million Freddie Mac Loan to Finance the Acquisition of a Multifamily Property Located in Pawleys Island, SC

iCrowdNewswire - Oct 18, 2019 - NEW YORK,-- Hunt Real Estate Capital announced today it provided a Freddie Mac conventional multifamily loan in the amount of $21.7 million to finance the acquisition of a multifamily property located in the 'Litchfield by the Sea' area of Pawleys Island, South Carolina. Litchfield Oaks, which was built in 1999, is a 192-unit, three-story, garden-style apartment community that sits on approximately 20 acres. The unit mix is comprised of 18 one-bedroom units, 144 two-bedroom units,. [more...]

RE/MAX National Housing Report for September 2019
Oct 18, 2019 3:11 AM ET

RE/MAX National Housing Report for September 2019

iCrowdNewswire - Oct 18, 2019 - DENVER,-- While signaling the end of 2019's peak selling season, September home sales rose 8.1% year-over-year – the largest year-over-year increase since November 2016. Home purchases increased in 47 of the report's 54 markets, forcing already tight inventory totals to drop 6.1% year-over-year for the biggest decline in over a year. The year-over-year increase in September 2019 sales was the largest September increase since 2013. This was accompanied by an August-to-September decline of 17.0%,. [more...]

Dee Davey is recognized by Continental Who
Oct 18, 2019 3:08 AM ET

Dee Davey is recognized by Continental Who’s Who

iCrowdNewswire - Oct 18, 2019 - MANSFIELD, Texas-- Dee Davey is being recognized by Continental Who's Who as an Ace Broker for her dedication to the field of Real Estate and for the successes she has accrued as a Broker and an Owner at Dave Goosmann Realty. Established in 2018, Davey Goosmann Realty provides sterling real estate services to the Mansfield/Arlington area. They are an independent, local agency that is dedicated to providing personal, individualized attention to their clients and agents. Devoted. [more...]

New Video Marketing Course Created by Amber Anderson, 2018 Realtor of the Year for the Greater San Diego Association of Realtors
Oct 18, 2019 3:03 AM ET

New Video Marketing Course Created by Amber Anderson, 2018 Realtor of the Year for the Greater San Diego Association of Realtors

iCrowdNewswire - Oct 18, 2019 - LA JOLLA, Calif.-- Amber Anderson of Anderson White & Associates, a top-producing team with Pacific Sotheby's International Realty, and Greater San Diego Association of Realtors' 2018 Team Realtor of the Year, launched Video Marketing Sells, an online video branding course for entrepreneurs in the Real Estate industry. Anderson launched VideoMarketingSells.com in July 2019 as a resource to entrepreneurs in the Real Estate industry who are ready to take the plunge into publishing videos for their brand. Anderson's expertise and trendsetting marketing. [more...]

CRMLS Selects BoxMLS to Offer an Open MLS Platform
Oct 18, 2019 3:00 AM ET

CRMLS Selects BoxMLS to Offer an Open MLS Platform

iCrowdNewswire - Oct 18, 2019 - CHINO HILLS, Calif.-- California Regional MLS, the nation's largest and most recognized multiple listing service, made an imperative step, empowering its users with choices towards an open MLS platform by announcing an agreement with BoxMLS. Through the agreement, CRMLS's 98,000+ agents and brokers will have access to an ultra-modern MLS search, branded MLS-compliant virtual office website (VOW), and a branded mobile app. BoxMLS is a cutting-edge listing data tool that. [more...]

Kleard and Adwerx announce integration, bringing next-level automation to real estate agents
Oct 18, 2019 2:57 AM ET

Kleard and Adwerx announce integration, bringing next-level automation to real estate agents

iCrowdNewswire - Oct 18, 2019 - SEATTLE,-- Kleard and Adwerx announce a new integration, giving real estate agents an automated way to stay top-of-mind with unrepresented buyers they meet at Kleard open houses. "Kleard, a 2019 NAR REACH Company, is excited to partner with a 2017 REACH company and current NAR REALTOR Benefits® Program provider, Adwerx. Hosting open houses with Kleard allows agents to become much more productive and efficient, and the integration with Adwerx will give them further opportunity to grow. [more...]

Tel-tech Group to Enhance Portfolio With Red Box Voice Capture Platform
Oct 17, 2019 2:00 AM ET

Tel-tech Group to Enhance Portfolio With Red Box Voice Capture Platform

iCrowdNewswire - Oct 17, 2019 - DALLAS and NEW YORK,-- Tel-tech Group today announces its appointment as an official Red Box reseller for the North American market. Tel-tech Group is focused on deploying technologies that help customers achieve a competitive edge and the partnership will see the Red Box platform and value added services, such as speech to text transcription, added to its portfolio to address the growing demand from customers to leverage structured and unstructured voice data. [more...]

Twenty-eight Organisations Including Eighteen Banks, Three Securities Exchanges, and Other Large Institutions Participate in the Invo Global Tokenised Collateral Trial
Oct 17, 2019 1:47 AM ET

Twenty-eight Organisations Including Eighteen Banks, Three Securities Exchanges, and Other Large Institutions Participate in the Invo Global Tokenised Collateral Trial

iCrowdNewswire - Oct 17, 2019 - LONDON,-- Ivno announces the successful completion of the first global token trial on R3's Corda, hosted on Microsoft Azure. The Ivno Corda Trial was a world first with 28 participating organisations creating $18bn denominated Trial Tokens and transferred them in the Ivno network demonstrating how instantly mobile collateral tokens could be used for instant settlement, collateral management and effective cash transfer. In a live demonstration of the Ivno Corda Application trial collateral. [more...]

Century 21 Real Estate Names Mark Westphale As Chief Growth Officer
Oct 17, 2019 1:40 AM ET

Century 21 Real Estate Names Mark Westphale As Chief Growth Officer

iCrowdNewswire - Oct 17, 2019 - MADISON, N.J.- Century 21 Real Estate LLC, a subsidiary of Realogy Holdings Corp., today announced the appointment of Mark Westphale as the organization's new chief growth officer. As the industry-leading brand continues to deliver on its mission to defy mediocrity and deliver extraordinary experiences, Westphale will focus on capturing share in emerging and diverse markets and driving growth through franchise sales. Alongside the brand's senior leadership, his goal is to advance the. [more...]

CNX Midstream Increases Quarterly Cash Distribution
Oct 17, 2019 1:37 AM ET

CNX Midstream Increases Quarterly Cash Distribution

iCrowdNewswire - Oct 17, 2019 - PITTSBURGH,-- CNX Midstream Partners LP (NYSE: CNXM) ("CNXM" or the "Partnership"), today announced that the Board of Directors of its general partner, CNX Midstream GP LLC, has declared a cash distribution of $0.4001 per unit with respect to the third quarter of 2019. The distribution will be made on November 12, 2019 to unitholders of record as of the close of business on November 5, 2019. The distribution, which equates to an annual rate of $1.6004 per unit, represents. [more...]

MARIS MLS Separates Shareholder Ownership from Governance
Oct 17, 2019 1:30 AM ET

MARIS MLS Separates Shareholder Ownership from Governance

iCrowdNewswire - Oct 17, 2019 - ST. LOUIS,-- MARIS MLS, a real estate service company, recently announced governance changes to alter board composition and structure. The change reduces the size of the board from 32 directors to 13. With the goal of improving agility and enabling balanced decision making, the change separates REALTOR® Association Shareholder ownership from governance. With an altruistic look towards supporting the vision of MARIS MLS, Association Shareholders voted to more fully empower. [more...]

In A Joint Venture, Lennar, Shea Homes® And Woodside Homes Break Ground On Sunstone Community
Oct 16, 2019 2:30 AM ET

In A Joint Venture, Lennar, Shea Homes® And Woodside Homes Break Ground On Sunstone Community

iCrowdNewswire - Oct 16, 2019 - LAS VEGAS,-- A joint venture between Lennar Corporation, Shea Homes® and Woodside Homes, today broke ground on Sunstone, a new masterplanned community located in northwest Las Vegas. Anticipated to open in 2021, the new community will provide a wide variety of homes within a highly-amenitized setting – creating a living experience unparalleled in the Las Vegas market. Lennar is the managing partner.a The City of Las Vegas teams up with representatives of leading homebuilders. [more...]

Redfin Report: The Typical African American Family Could Afford Just 25% of Homes for Sale Last Year, Down from 39% in 2012
Oct 16, 2019 2:25 AM ET

Redfin Report: The Typical African American Family Could Afford Just 25% of Homes for Sale Last Year, Down from 39% in 2012

iCrowdNewswire - Oct 16, 2019 - SEATTLE,-- (NASDAQ: RDFN) — Less than 1 percent of homes for sale in San Francisco in 2018 were affordable to African American families, according to a new report from Redfin (www.redfin.com), the technology-powered real estate brokerage. The share of homes affordable to African American families has declined in every major metro area since 2012, in some places by 30 percentage points or more. Just 25 percent of homes for sale in 2018 were affordable to the. [more...]

Q4 2019 Knock Deals Forecast Finds Miami, Houston, and Las Vegas Among Top 10 U.S. Housing Markets for Predicted Savings Off Original List Prices
Oct 16, 2019 2:23 AM ET

Q4 2019 Knock Deals Forecast Finds Miami, Houston, and Las Vegas Among Top 10 U.S. Housing Markets for Predicted Savings Off Original List Prices

iCrowdNewswire - Oct 16, 2019 - NEW YORK and SAN FRANCISCO, -- Knock, on a mission to make trading-in a home as easy as trading-in a car, today released the results of the Q4 2019 Knock Deals Forecast, predicting which of 45 of the largest U.S. Metropolitan Statistical Areas (MSAs) will have the highest percentage of homes that sell at a discount to their original list prices, or at a "Deal," among current on-market listings. The study leverages the same. [more...]

I Owe U: Student Debt Total Reaches $1.5 trillion, Nearly Doubles U.S. Housing Market
Oct 16, 2019 2:17 AM ET

I Owe U: Student Debt Total Reaches $1.5 trillion, Nearly Doubles U.S. Housing Market

iCrowdNewswire - Oct 16, 2019 - SANTA CLARA, Calif.-- Realtor.com®, The Home of Home Search™, today released new data that found total student debt could buy every U.S. house on the market 1.9 times over. With the rising costs of education, students are borrowing more and more money, which has led to delayed homeownership as the average student loan borrower owes $34,500 -- $8,500 more than the typical down payment off $26,000. "Student debt has ballooned to an all-time high as. [more...]

Sue A. DeWeese is recognized by Continental Who
Oct 16, 2019 2:11 AM ET

Sue A. DeWeese is recognized by Continental Who’s Who

iCrowdNewswire - Oct 16, 2019 - BRIGHTON, Colo.-- Sue A. DeWeese is being recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Top Broker in the field of Real Estate in recognition of her role as a Broker and Realtor at Your Castle Real Estate. A three minute walk from Yale Park, Your Caste Real Estate is the largest residential real estate entity in the Denver metropolitan area. Dedicated to providing quality realty services, the agency has over six hundred. [more...]

Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Lets Inspiration Be The Guide In Home Staging
Oct 16, 2019 1:44 AM ET

Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Lets Inspiration Be The Guide In Home Staging

iCrowdNewswire - Oct 16, 2019 - MADISON, N.J.-- Real estate's lifestyle brand Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate LLC unveiled its exclusive Staging Inspiration Guide today at the brand's annual Owner's Retreat conference in Aspen, Colorado. The 14-page resource, created by Max Wilker, Style Director at Meredith Corporation, will be provided exclusively to BHGRE® sales professionals and includes a wide variety of tips and suggestions for every room in the home, featuring products from the Better Homes & Gardens product collection, available at. [more...]

Locations Close to Public Transit Boost Residential, Commercial Real Estate Values
Oct 15, 2019 2:46 AM ET

Locations Close to Public Transit Boost Residential, Commercial Real Estate Values

iCrowdNewswire - Oct 15, 2019 - WASHINGTON,-- Neighborhoods located within a half mile of public transit services outperformed those in areas farther from public transit based on a number of factors, according to a report released today by the American Public Transportation Association and the National Association of Realtors®. "The Real Estate Mantra – Locate Near Public Transportation" highlighted the critical role public transportation plays in determining real estate values, revealing that commercial and residential real estate market sales. [more...]

Avery to Step Down from Treehouse after 24 Years as Nationwide Search for Replacement Begins
Oct 15, 2019 2:43 AM ET

Avery to Step Down from Treehouse after 24 Years as Nationwide Search for Replacement Begins

iCrowdNewswire - Oct 15, 2019 - SEATTLE,-- Janis Avery, who has led Treehouse for 24 years, will step down as its CEO in the spring. The nonprofit organization, which gives youth in foster care a childhood and a future, has dramatically improved graduation rates for participants in its program under Avery's leadership. Treehouse also announced there will be a nationwide search for its next CEO. "I am so proud of what we have done together to grow this organization,. [more...]

Former Mrs. U.S. of A, Kristen Weardon is once again joining Path2Freedom to Offer Hope to Minor Victims of Human Trafficking in SWFL at the 4th Annual Red Gala
Oct 15, 2019 2:39 AM ET

Former Mrs. U.S. of A, Kristen Weardon is once again joining Path2Freedom to Offer Hope to Minor Victims of Human Trafficking in SWFL at the 4th Annual Red Gala

iCrowdNewswire - Oct 15, 2019 - NAPLES, Fla.-- Former Mrs. U.S of A Kristen Weardon is excited to once again join Path2Freedom and this year in the capacity of Honorary Chair of the Annual Red Gala. The proceeds of this formal event largely support the cost of providing services to local victims of human trafficking. With the support of previous year's participants, Path2Freedom was able to secure safe, long-term therapeutic housing for minor victims rescued locally.. [more...]

Century 21 Real Estate Honors Anne Green With The "Relentless Agent Award"
Oct 15, 2019 2:34 AM ET

Century 21 Real Estate Honors Anne Green With The “Relentless Agent Award”

iCrowdNewswire - Oct 15, 2019 - FREDERICKSBURG, Va.-- Today, Century 21 Real Estate LLC announced the winners of its quarterly "Relentless Agent Awards," recognizing excellence in the ever-evolving real estate industry. Anne Green of CENTURY 21 New Millennium has been selected as one of four winners to represent the most relentless affiliated agents in the CENTURY 21® System in Q3 of 2019. The select group was chosen from over 52,000 U.S. agents, specifically identified by client testimonials written about. [more...]

Locations Close to Public Transit Boost Residential, Commercial Real Estate Values
Oct 15, 2019 2:23 AM ET

Locations Close to Public Transit Boost Residential, Commercial Real Estate Values

iCrowdNewswire - Oct 15, 2019 - WASHINGTON,-- Neighborhoods located within a half mile of public transit services outperformed those in areas farther from public transit based on a number of factors, according to a report released today by the American Public Transportation Association and the National Association of Realtors®. "The Real Estate Mantra – Locate Near Public Transportation" highlighted the critical role public transportation plays in determining real estate values, revealing that commercial and residential real estate market sales. [more...]

Laurie Weston Davis Joins RateMyAgent
Oct 15, 2019 2:20 AM ET

Laurie Weston Davis Joins RateMyAgent

iCrowdNewswire - Oct 15, 2019 - SAN DIEGO,-- RateMyAgent, an agent review and marketing platform for real estate professionals to generate, aggregate, and syndicate client reviews, today announced that Laurie Weston Davis has joined the company as vice president of industry relations. This hire shows a deep commitment to the U.S. market to understand and align with the needs of today's real estate agent in a changing digital landscape. "There are few people in this industry who have. [more...]

Press Release - NORML Canada Launches Post-Legalization Platform
Oct 14, 2019 2:16 AM ET

Press Release – NORML Canada Launches Post-Legalization Platform

iCrowdNewswire - Oct 14, 2019 - TORONTO,-- NORML Canada launches official Post-Legalization platform to focus advocacy efforts on reforming Canada’s legal Cannabis system.  In light of the first year of legalization, NORML Canada has monitored the Canadian cannabis landscape closely, to determine the next steps for crafting achievable and functional reform of cannabis regulations. The five key “pillars” established by NORML Canada are designed to help focus organizational resources to support our ongoing government and public. [more...]

Mercury Insurance is Ready to Help Victims of the Saddleridge Fire
Oct 14, 2019 2:11 AM ET

Mercury Insurance is Ready to Help Victims of the Saddleridge Fire

iCrowdNewswire - Oct 14, 2019 - LOS ANGELES,-- Authorities have issued mandatory evacuation orders for Californians impacted by the Saddleridge Fire and Mercury Insurance is ready to assist homeowner policyholders who have had to leave their homes in response to those orders or whose property has suffered fire damage, whether partial or total. Mercury representatives are available to help with claims if their property has suffered damage (http://www.mercuryinsurance.com/insurance-claims/how-to-file-insurance-claim.html), arrange for temporary housing and provide assistance with. [more...]

Apartment Association Of Greater Los Angeles Provides Relief To Families Affected By Saddleridge Fire
Oct 14, 2019 2:08 AM ET

Apartment Association Of Greater Los Angeles Provides Relief To Families Affected By Saddleridge Fire

iCrowdNewswire - Oct 14, 2019 - LOS ANGELES,-- Apartment Association of Greater Los Angeles (AAGLA), the leading advocate and resource for rental housing providers throughout Southern California, is providing relief to victims impacted by the devastating Saddleridge Fire and other local fires across California by matching vacant rental units with displaced families who now need short-term and long-term rental housing. Many homes have been lost as a result of the Saddleridge Fire that has burned approximately 5,000 acres near Granada Hills and Sylmar. "We. [more...]