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HUD to Sell 40,000 Distressed Loans in 2013

In an effort to address the country’s shadow inventory and relieve high-foreclosure areas, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development will sell thousands of severely delinquent mortgage loans insured by the Federal Housing Administration.Throughout the summer ahead, HUD will sell approximately 20,000 distressed loans via the Distressed Asset Stabilization Program in an attempt to […]

Seattle Building One of ‘Top 10 Green Projects’ in U.S.

The new U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Seattle District Headquarters is one of this year’s “Top 10 Green Projects” in the nation, the American Institute of Architects announced Monday. The program “celebrates projects that are the result of a thoroughly integrated approach to architecture, natural systems and technology,” the AIA said. “They make a positive […]

Renovate or Relocate?

To move or to improve? For the first time since the housing market went bust, homeowners are seriously contemplating that question. Until recently, selling a home was a dicey proposition. Even those who were lucky enough to find a buyer often walked away with far less than the home’s previous value, and in some cases […]

Signs of a Housing Recovery in Your Neighborhood

Just because all the talking heads are saying “housing is back!” doesn’t mean everyone is buying it. There’s a high degree of skepticism surrounding the housing recovery, according to a recent survey by the MacArthur Foundation. According to the survey, 77 percent of homeowners don’t believe the housing crisis is over, with some saying the […]

Bonney Lake March Events

Friday, March 15th “It’s All About the Seniors” Spaghetti Dinner & Bingo Fundraiser Support ALL our seniors and “go for the green” March 15th! All money raised will benefit the Bonney Lake Senior Center and the Safe & Sober Grad Night Celebration for the Bonney Lake High School Class of 2013. Everyone is welcome for bingo! […]