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Items Tagged with 'Arizona'


Phoenix bans plywood for vacant REOs

Transparent plastic covers are now required
Phoenix residents and government officials decided to take a stand against blight in the city, passing a first-of-its-kind city ordinance. Plywood is out. SecureView is in.
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Arizona Realtor cleared to use drone to show homes

FAA grants first exemption for real estate photography
An Arizona Realtor has become the first to gain authorization from the Federal Aviation Administration to use a drone for real estate photography. But Douglas Trudeau said he's not going to charge his clients any extra for the use of the drone.
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Report: Full recovery of Arizona’s housing market is still years away

State is two years from full economic recovery
Panelists at the 51st annual Economic Forecast Luncheon, co-sponsored by Arizona State University’s W. P. Carey School of Business and JPMorgan Chase, said that Arizona's housing economy is still years away from fully recovering all that was lost due to the economic downturn. But there is a light at the end of the tunnel.
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Wall Street: Home price appreciation still expected to hit 7%

And other housing insights from Morgan Stanley and Barclays
“We continue to expect home price appreciation to moderate from the torrid pace of mid-2012-13, supported by improving employment and growth prospects,” said analysts from Morgan Stanley. “We leave our 2014 projections for new home sales (450-500 thousand units) and home prices (up 5-7% for the year) unchanged.”
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Top 8 states for mortgage fraud

Here's where to find the most suspicious activities
Although suspicious activity in lending is down overall, mortgage fraud still remains a problem in certain areas across the country. Here is your warning if you live in one of these eight states.
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Walker & Dunlop opens new Phoenix office

Multifamily lender Walker & Dunlop opened its 21st office in Phoenix, Ariz., this week. The location will focus on originating commercial real estate debt and equity throughout the United States for all types of income-producing properties.
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