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United Wholesale Mortgage Announces Conventional Financing up to 97-percent loan to value

TROY, Mich. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: United Wholesale Mortgage (UWM), one of the nation’s largest and fastest growing wholesale lenders, announced that it launched a product which offers conventional financing on up to 97 percent loan to value (LTV).

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Changes to HUD Section 184 went into place this year, making it even more attractive to Native American Indian homeowners

DENVER, Colo. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Native Americans with a tribal enrollment card have been eligible for a specialized Home Loan Guarantee Program (HUD Section 184) since 1992 to assist in the purchase of a new home, says Morgan Pennington, a Section 184 Licensed Mortgage Consultant at Universal Lending Corporation. Beginning this year, there are some new changes went into place that will make it even more attractive to Native American Indian homeowners.

TOPICS: Banking and Finance, News: Native American Interest, News: Real Estate, Newsdesk, State: Colorado
 
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United Wholesale Mortgage announces Enhancements to Marketing Center and Mobile App for brokers

TROY, Mich. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: United Wholesale Mortgage (UWM), one of the nation’s largest and fastest growing wholesale mortgage lenders, today announced that it has created a new Marketing Center and also completely ‘reskinned’ its mobile app, UMobile.

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HUD-insured Home Equity Conversion Mortgage Have Less Risk for Lenders says ReverseVision Board Member, Jeffrey Taylor

SAN DIEGO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: According to reverse mortgage expert Jeffrey Taylor, a ReverseVision board member and president of Wendover Consulting, mortgage lenders offering the HUD-insured Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM) will find that originating reverse loans carries fewer risks than traditional mortgages.

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Rob Katz of ReverseVision says reverse mortgage originations have been trending up in 2014

SAN DIEGO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Contrary to what has been reported for the past six months, reverse mortgage originations have been trending up according to ReverseVision, Inc., a leading provider of reverse mortgage lending solutions. ReverseVision’s RV Exchange (RVX) is the leading reverse loan origination system (RLOS) and lending system of record for the majority of reverse lenders.

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Jane Imperatore and Michael Kass join VLP Law Group as partners with an emphasis on Construction Law and Affordable Housing

PALO ALTO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: VLP Law Group LLP today announcd the addition of Jane Imperatore and Michael Kass as partners with an emphasis on Construction Law and Affordable Housing. VLP’s Real Estate Practice Group represents real estate owners, developers and investors in a broad array of transactions.

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Global DMS and Collateral Analytics partner to integrate valuation management software and real estate analytics

LANSDALE, Pa. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Global DMS, a leading provider of Web-based compliant valuation management software, and Collateral Analytics, a leading provider of real estate analytics and valuation products, announced they formed a strategic alliance that integrated various components of their software valuation solutions.

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Expanded Portfolio Review Service for current home values, liens and encumbrances announced by FirstClose

AUSTIN, Texas /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: FirstClose, an Austin, Texas-based mortgage technology service provider, today announced the expansion of its Portfolio Review Service for current home values, liens and encumbrances. Lenders can now access a detailed asset valuation that meets compliance requirements, but also exceeds expectations with a summary of the featured properties’ transactional histories.

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The IDX Store Returns 100 Percent of Their Commission to Wisconsin Home and Land Buyers

OMRO, Wis. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: The IDX Store, a division of Great White Enterprises, LLC, will return 100 percent of its commission that is collected at Wisconsin home and land closings. ‘So, just how does this work and how do Buyers get paid? As most would imagine, Buyers have questions and we have the answers,’ Paul Landig, broker, president, says.

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Non-QM Program to Accommodate Jumbo Borrowers rolled out by United Wholesale Mortgage

TROY, Mich. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Michigan-based United Wholesale Mortgage (UWM), one of the nation’s largest wholesale lenders, today announced that it has launched a new program called ‘Big and Easy Plus,’ which is designed for non-QM Jumbo loans. UWM’s originators can log into its broker portal, EASE (Easiest Application System Ever), to review the full set of guidelines and parameters.

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Newsome Team REALTORS awarded prestigious award as one of the Top Ten Teams of RE/MAX of Southern Ohio for 2013

TIPP CITY, Ohio /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: On March 24, 2014, Newsome Team REALTORS(R) was awarded the prestigious award as one of the ‘Top Ten Teams of RE/MAX of Southern Ohio for 2013.’ This area includes the Dayton, Cincinnati, and Northern Kentucky area and a total of 64 REALTOR(R) teams.

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Great White Enterprises, LLC announces Future for Wisconsin Real Estate – The IDX Store

OMRO, Wis. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Traditionally, when buyers purchase a home, they enter into a Buyer Agency Representation Agreement with a real estate brokerage. Upon purchase, the broker, Buyer’s agent, will receive the compensation offered by the owner or owner’s agent, the listing broker. Not anymore. Paul Landig, broker, president Great White Enterprises, LLC in Wisconsin, had a vision that’s now become a reality: The IDX Store.

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HVS Capital Corp to sell Radisson Hotel Corning in New York

NEW YORK, N.Y. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: HVS Capital Corp (HVSCC) has been exclusively appointed to sell the 177-room Radisson Hotel Corning, located in the picturesque Finger Lakes Region of New York. This full-service hotel possesses more than twice the meeting capacity of any other hotel in the market, spacious guest rooms and a full-complement of services and amenities. Guests can dine at the three-meal Grill 1-2-5 or enjoy a cocktail at Steuben Bar.

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Coester Valuation Management Services’ Appraisals Will Streamline Reverse Mortgage Lender Workflow

SAN DIEGO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: ReverseVision, Inc. today announced an agreement to add CoesterVMS’s appraisal services to RV Exchange – ReverseVision’s Reverse Loan Origination System (RLOS) platform. Reverse mortgage lenders use RV Exchange for the full lifecycle of the loan-from initial proposal through application, underwriting, closing and post-closing.

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Michigan’s Midland Resort and Convention Center to be Sold

MIDLAND, Mich. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: HVS Capital Corp today announced that it has been exclusively appointed to sell the 235-room Midland Resort and Convention Center in Midland, Michigan. This full-service hotel possesses nearly double the meeting space of any other property in the market, along with a sizable indoor recreation area that includes a lap pool, a whirlpool, a fitness room, a children’s play area and a game room.

TOPICS: Business, Hotel and Hospitality, News: Real Estate, Newsdesk, State: Michigan
 
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International Document Services, Inc. announces its idsDoc Platform Now Fully Supports E-Signatures for FHA Documents

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Mortgage document preparation vendor International Document Services, Inc. today announced that its flagship doc prep system idsDoc is fully capable of supporting electronic signatures for Federal Housing Administration (FHA) documents. The FHA announced on Jan. 30 that it would accept e-signatures on documents associated with FHA-insured loans.

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Shore Mortgage ‘Flex Term’ helps Homeowners Build Exact Loan Type Wanted

TROY, Mich. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Loan officers at Shore Mortgage – one of a select group of home lenders operating in all 50 states – are counseling clients right now on a new mortgage option that allows home owners to customize both the length of the loan and the payment like never before imagined.

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Global DMS’ single-source solution automates Forsythe Appraisal’s entire appraisal process

LANSDALE, Pa. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Global DMS, a leading provider of compliant valuation management software, announced that Forsythe Appraisals, LLC, the largest independent provider of residential real estate appraisals in the United States, is leveraging the eTrac Enterprise platform to manage appraisal ordering, tracking and review for all of its branch offices covering 40 major metropolitan areas across the country.

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Jim Gillette of Edgewood Partners Insurance Center named 2014 Risk and Insurance Retail Industry Power Broker

SAN MATEO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Edgewood Partners Insurance Center (EPIC), a nationally expanding retail property, casualty and employee benefits insurance brokerage, today announced that Jim Gillette has been named as a 2014 Risk and Insurance Retail Industry Power Broker. Kathleen Felderman, managing principal and the leader of EPIC’s national real estate practice, was also recognized as a 2014 Real Estate Industry Power Broker Finalist.

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United Wholesale Mortgage launches Loan Status Communication Tool for Brokers and REALTORS

TROY, Mich. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: United Wholesale Mortgage (UWM), the nation’s largest wholesale lender, today announced that it rolled out UWM Track, which assists brokers in providing current status on loans to REALTORS(R). The efficiency and visibility the solution offers eliminates communication issues and facilitates the broker’s ability to forge stronger relationships with REALTORS(R), thus increasing business.

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Robert Jayne, VP Vanguard Funding LLC, Earns Prestigious NRMLA Certified Reverse Mortgage Professional Designation

GARDEN CITY, N.Y. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: The Vice President of Vanguard Funding LLC, Robert Jayne, has joined the elite group of mortgage professionals to attain standing as a nationally recognized Certified Reverse Mortgage Professional (CRMP). The National Reverse Mortgage Lenders Association (NRMLA) has granted Jayne this distinguished certification as he has demonstrated he is confident in his skills and involved in the advancement of the reverse mortgage industry.

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Southern California Remodelers Council announces 2014 Event and Training Schedule with Title 24 Remodel Standards Seminar

LOS ANGELES, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: In looking ahead to the New Year, the BIA Southern California Remodelers Council and staff are excited to announce their up-coming educational programs as well as their business building opportunities for 2014. The February lineup includes the IBS (International Builders Show) NAHB Annual Tradeshow February 4 to 6, 2014.

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Shore Mortgage Expands to Offer Home Loans in All 50 U.S. States

TROY, Mich. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Shore Mortgage, a direct-to-consumer online mortgage lender focused on service and speed, today announced that the firm is licensed to originate and service mortgages in all 50 states. This makes Shore Mortgage, a division of United Shore Financial Services (USFS), part of a select group of direct lenders with nationwide coverage.

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WTCI welcomes Josh Ream as Vice President and Property Broker in Atlanta

ATLANTA, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: WTCI (Wholesale Trading Co-Op Insurance Services, LLC) today announced that property brokerage veteran Josh Ream has joined the firm as Vice President/Property Broker in Atlanta, Georgia.

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In Iowa, Miller-Valentine Group Welcomes Senator Chuck Grassley at Grand Opening of Meadow Vista Parkside

ALTOONA, Iowa /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Miller-Valentine Group today announced the grand opening of Altoona’s most desirable affordable housing development, Meadow Vista Communities. The ceremony will be held on Friday, August 9, 2013. A pre-event reception will start at 2:30 p.m. and the Grand Opening Event will start at 3:30 p.m.

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DataQuick Collateral Validation Solution integrated with Global DMS SaaS

LANSDALE, Pa. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Global DMS, the leading provider of SaaS compliant valuation management software for the mortgage industry, announced that its valuation management software is integrated with DataQuick, a provider of advanced real estate information solutions powered by data, analytics and decisioning.

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Edgewood Partners Insurance Center launches Denver office and welcomes Brokers Kathleen Felderman and Jonathan Griffiths

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — Edgewood Partners Insurance Center (EPIC), a retail property, casualty and employee benefits insurance brokerage, announced today that brokers Kathleen Felderman and Jonathan Griffiths have joined the firm. Felderman, who has received national recognition as a Real Estate industry Power Broker in 2008, 2010, and 2011 joins EPIC as national real estate practice leader and managing principal.

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Catastrophe Risk Modeling and Consulting Services from WTCI Expanded for Insurance Trade

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — WTCI (Wholesale Trading Co-Op Insurance Services, LLC) today announced that it has enhanced its Catastrophe Risk Modeling and Consulting Services. WTCI has added Risk Management Solutions catastrophe modeling software to the foundation of its risk modeling services and solutions. In addition, Bruce Norris, a WTCI director, recently enhanced his personal consulting capabilities by earning the Certified Catastrophe Modeler (CCM) designation from the AIR Institute.

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Biscayne Bay to begin marketing Palm Beach County, Florida based properties to its strong base of Brazilian Investors

MIAMI, Fla. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS May 13, 2013: Biscayne Bay, an international broker headquartered in Sao Paulo, Brazil, announced its intention to expand its real estate activity to include Palm Beach County, starting today. According to a recent study by the Brazilian-American Chamber of Commerce, Brazilians were responsible for approximately 15 percent of all real estate transactions in South Florida over 2011 and 2012.

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HVS Capital Corp to sell Sioux City Hotel and Conference Center near the new $118.5 million Hard Rock Casino

SIOUX CITY, Iowa /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS May 2, 2013: HVS Capital Corp (HVSCC) has been exclusively appointed to sell the Sioux City Hotel and Conference Center in Sioux City, Iowa, a 193-room hotel connected by skyway to the Convention Center and Mercy Medical Center. The property is 12 stories tall and includes 13,300 square feet of meeting space, featuring the best views in town from its top floor ballroom.

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Interthinx 2012 Mortgage Fraud Risk Report, Shows Seven of Top 10 Riskiest States for Mortgage Fraud Located on East Coast

AGOURA HILLS, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS Apr 25, 2013: Interthinx, a Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK) subsidiary, and a leading provider of comprehensive risk mitigation solutions for the financial services industry, has released its annual Mortgage Fraud Risk Report, a report covering data and trends based on analysis of loan applications processed in 2012 by the Interthinx FraudGUARD(R) system.

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Titan Lenders Corp now offers Platinum Data Solution’s RealView automated underwriting appraisal tool

DENVER, Colo. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS Apr 11, 2013: Mortgage fulfillment outsource services expert Titan Lenders Corp. (Titan) now offers Platinum Data Solution’s RealView(TM) automated underwriting appraisal tool to its growing clientele of mortgage lenders and related residential finance service providers, including servicers, investors and state housing finance agencies.

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Marketing Program for Brokers and REALTORS launched by United Wholesale Mortgage

TROY, Mich. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS Apr 9, 2013: United Wholesale Mortgage (UWM), the fourth largest wholesale mortgage lender in the U.S., today announced it has launched a free Web portal that enables brokers they work with to produce customized flyers, with options geared towards also marketing to borrowers and REALTORS(R).

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Barski-Katinsky Real Estate’s Virtual Open Houses Help South Jersey Homebuyers Get a 360-degree Tour Online

COLLINGSWOOD, N.J. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS Apr 5, 2013: According to a recent study, 78 percent of homebuyers begin their search online. With ever-improving technology, this number is growing rapidly. Barski-Katinsky Real Estate, a tech driven, South Jersey real estate company, focused on creating an outside the box approach to buying and selling real estate, announces the recent launch of its Virtual Open House platform.

TOPICS: Advertising, Business, Internet, News: Real Estate, Newsdesk, State: New Jersey
 
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HVS Capital Corp exclusively appointed to sell the Lodge and Spa at Breckenridge

BRECKENRIDGE, Colo. /eNewsChannels/ — HVS Capital Corp has been exclusively appointed to sell the Lodge and Spa at Breckenridge in Colorado, a 45-room Lodge that has been lauded by Conde Nast, Expedia and Fodor’s. The Lodge features one of the best views in Breckenridge and has convenient access to the historic downtown and ski resort.

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Citivest Inc. Breaks New Investment Property Record with Purchase of One Thousand Single Family Residences

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — Citivest Inc., a leading full service real estate investment firm, announces that it has recently purchased its one thousandth single family residence (SFR) for its ‘short term flip’ and long term rental property investment programs.

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Sterling McGregor joins Dealpoint Merrill to manage real estate portfolio, structuring and implement securities investment offerings

LOS ANGELES, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — Dealpoint Merrill (a subsidiary of The Merrill Group of Companies), a regional owner and operator of value added adaptive reuse properties, retail conversions and investments, is proud to announce Sterling McGregor has joined the company as Co-Founder and Chief Investment Officer.

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PCM of California, an Associa company, announce that 8 employees and 9 volunteers nominated for Orange County Excellence in Community Awards

LAKE FOREST, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — PCM of California, Inc., an Associa company, announced today that 8 employees as well as 9 volunteers in company-managed communities have been nominated for ‘Orange County Excellence in Community’ Awards presented by the Orange County Chapter of the Community Associations Institute (CAIOC).

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Carolina One and the Historic Charleston Group announced this week the launch of Charleston Buyers Guide for South Carolina homes

CHARLESTON, S.C. /eNewsChannels/ — Carolina One and the Historic Charleston Group announced this week the launch of a new website, ‘Charleston Buyers Guide,’ that promises to deliver valuable and practical information to buyers in the Charleston, South Carolina real estate market.

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Annual 2013 Southern Secondary Market Conference announced by The Texas Mortgage Bankers Association

AUSTIN, Texas /eNewsChannels/ — The Texas Mortgage Bankers Association (TMBA) today announced that its annual Southern Secondary Market Conference – dubbed ‘Connections Focused on Your Future’ – will be held at the Marriott Woodlands Waterway Hotel and Convention Center in Houston, Texas on February 12-14, 2013.

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Nine Georgia Business Brokers Named to GABB Million Dollar Club with $40 Million Sold in 2012

ATLANTA, Ga., /eNewsChannels/ — Nine members of the Georgia Association of Business Brokers (GABB) helped entrepreneurs buy and sell more than $40 million worth of small and medium businesses in 2012. ‘The Georgia market for buying and selling businesses remains strong with a large number of buyers with the financial ability to make significant purchases,’ said GABB’s 2013 President Matt Slappey.

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Greatest Boom Ever Releases iPhone App

CALGARY, Alberta, Canada (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Greatest Boom Ever (greatestboomever.com) has released an iPhone App of its popular real estate and investing information site. “This new iPhone App allows investors to check information contained on the website www.greatestboomever.com in the most accommodating fashion possible via their smartphone,” comments Joe Iannuzzi, President and CEO. He adds, […]

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DJV Murphy considered current market conditions as the backdrop to his latest book ‘So You Want To Be A Landlord’

CALIFON, N.J. /eNewsChannels/ — With the real estate market in flux and money for property investment tight as a drum, this might not be the best time to publish a book on property investment or on how to be a landlord. Author DJV Murphy considered the current market conditions as the backdrop to his latest book ‘So You Want To Be A Landlord: Tales From The Crypt’ (ISBN: 9781461087014).

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PCM of California Inc to Manage New Providence Community HOA in San Clemente

MISSION VIEJO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — PCM of California, Inc. (PCM), an Associa company, announced today that it has acquired management duties of San Clemente’s New Providence Community Association, effective December 1. The 225-home community is the sixth to be added to PCM’s Orange County management portfolio in recent months. PCM now manages 6 associations in the city of San Clemente.

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VLP Law Group LLP announces expansion of its real estate practice, adds Tarun Chandran as a partner based in Chicago

PALO ALTO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — VLP Law Group LLP is pleased to announce the expansion of its real estate practice with the addition of Tarun Chandran, who joins as a partner based in Chicago. Mr. Chandran brings considerable experience in commercial real estate and real estate finance transactions to VLP.

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Realty AZ Central is now accepting real estate agent nominations for their 2013 ‘Best of the Best’ guaranteed agent network

PHOENIX, Ariz. /eNewsChannels/ — Realty AZ Central is currently seeking nominees for their 2013 ‘Best of the Best’ real estate agent directory. The company features local market experts that have been nominated by the public and who agree to adhere to Realty AZ Central’s standards of excellence.

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Mission Viejo Highland Park Community to be managed by PCM of California, Inc.

MISSION VIEJO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — PCM of California, Inc. (PCM), an Associa company, announced today that it has assumed management of Mission Viejo’s Highland Park Homeowners’ Association, effective November 1. The 208-home community is the fifth to be added to PCM’s Orange County management portfolio in recent months. PCM now manages 18 associations in the city of Mission Viejo.

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Associa’s PCM of California, Inc. Employee-driven Fundraisers benefit United Way, and Those in Need This Holiday

LAKE FOREST, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — Donny Disbro, chief executive officer of PCM of California, Inc. (PCM), an Associa company, announced today that company employees raised more than $16,230 during a series of charitable fundraisers over the past several weeks.

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Greatest Boom Ever: new Alberta Real Estate Website Empowers Investors Worldwide Via Unbiased Property Research

CALGARY, Alberta /eNewsChannels/ — Joe Iannuzzi, founder and CEO of Greatest Boom Ever. always had an interest in the ‘unbiased economic fundamentals’ of real estate. Why is a market good? Why is a market bad? So, he began his research and this educational real estate portal was born.

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Professional Community Management of California to manage RSM’s Traditions Homeowners Association, a 125-home Community in Orange County

RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — PCM of California, Inc. (PCM), an Associa company, announced today that it has entered into an agreement to manage the Traditions Homeowners’ Association located in Rancho Santa Margarita, Calif. The 125-home community is the second to be recently added to PCM’s management portfolio from this southeastern Orange County community of nearly 48,000 residents.

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Professional Community Management of California CEO Donny Disbro Offers Best Practices on Dispute Resolution for Community Associations

TEMECULA, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — Professional Community Management of California, Inc. (PCM) chief executive officer Donny Disbro addressed community association professionals on Friday on the benefits and pitfalls of mediation as an alternative to costly litigation.

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United Wholesale Mortgage announces Huge Uptick in Originations for Q3 – Grows Residential Lending Volume 62 percent from Q2 to Q3

BIRMINGHAM, Mich. /eNewsChannels/ — United Wholesale Mortgage (UWM), a national wholesale mortgage lender operating in 49 states, announced that it grew its residential lending volume from $1.245 billion in Q2 to $2.019 billion in Q3, representing a 62 percent increase.

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HVS Capital to sell Hotel Near Humboldt State University, former North Coast Inn

ARCATA, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — HVS Capital Corp (www.hvscapital.com) has been exclusively appointed to sell the former Days Inn in Arcata, Calif. The 78-room property was built in 1975 and operated as an unflagged hotel under the name ‘North Coast Inn.’ The hotel was purchased for $5 million in January 2007 and underwent a refurbishment at that time.

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Analysts at Bank Foreclosures Sale Release a New Infographic Relationship Between Home Ownership Rates and Household Income

MIAMI, Fla. /eNewsChannels/ — Analysts and real estate market experts at BankForeclosuresSale.com have just released a revealing new infographic providing home buyers and investors with valuable insight into the causes and effects of the recent housing crisis.

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HVS Capital Corp announces Ramada Plaza Riverside Hotel and Convention Center in Wyoming to be Sold

CASPER, Wyo. /eNewsChannels/ — HVS Capital Corp has been exclusively appointed to sell the Ramada Plaza Riverside Hotel and Convention Center in Casper, Wyoming. The full-service, 200-room property is located in the heart of scenic Casper, Wyoming along the North Platte River, just off Interstate 25.

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Atlanta Homeowner Jay Fenello Suing Bank of America to Prevent Foreclosure of His Home, Reports BofA to Federal Regulators for Violating Multi-State Settlement

ATLANTA, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ — Jay Fenello, a homeowner currently suing Bank of America to prevent an illegal foreclosure of his home, today announced that he has reported the bank to state and Federal regulators for allegedly continuing to violate the terms of the Multi-State settlement.

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Missouri Classic Architecture: The Hyde Park Historic Homes Tour Showcases Century-Old Homes in October

KANSAS CITY, Mo. /eNewsChannels/ — Nine homes in the historic Hyde Park Neighborhood will open their doors to the public for the 30th Hyde Park Historic Homes Tour. The homes include mansions, shirtwaists, and an Arts and Crafts bungalow. The tour will be held Friday, October 5 from 6-8 p.m. and Saturday, October 6 from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. and is hosted by the Hyde Park Neighborhood Association (HPNA).

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HVS Capital Corp announces Historic Hotel Durant in California to Be Sold

BERKELEY, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — HVS Capital Corp has been exclusively appointed to sell the Hotel Durant in Berkeley, Calif. The 143-room property is a historic, contemporary, boutique hotel adjacent the University of California at Berkeley, within walking distance of all student housing, the newly renovated football stadium and the basketball arena.

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Professional Community Management of California property management portfolio expands to include Palm Springs Villas II

PALM SPRINGS, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — Professional Community Management of California, Inc. (PCM) announced they are managing Palm Springs Villas II Homeowners Association. The community of 476 condominiums offers six large pools, eight spas, tennis courts and a practice putting green.

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PCM of California’s Jeremy Blakely Builds New Home with Mutual Self Help by Color Country Community Housing

LAS VEGAS, Nev. /eNewsChannels/ — Today, Professional Community Management of California, Inc. (PCM) announced that employee Jeremy Blakely built and moved his family into a new home in Mesquite, NV. The project was through Mutual Self Help by Color Country Community Housing (CCCHI), in partnership with the USDA Rural Development Agency. Blakely works in the facilities department at Sun City Mesquite, which is managed by the company.

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Professional Community Management of California announces Sydney Young, general manager of Sun City Mesquite awarded PCAM designation

LAS VEGAS, Nev. /eNewsChannels/ — Today, Professional Community Management of California, Inc. (PCM) announced that Sydney Young, general manager of Sun City Mesquite was awarded the prestigious Professional Community Association Manager (PCAM) designation by the Community Associations Institute.

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Relay for Life: Associa’s Professional Community Management of California and Aliso Viejo Community Assoc. Team Up for Annual Event

ALISO VIEJO, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — Professional Community Management of California, Inc. (PCM) announced today that staff and members of the Aliso Viejo Community Association (AVCA) will take part in the annual Aliso Viejo Relay for Life.

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Professional Community Management of California, Inc. is Helping a California Family in Need with Free Home Repairs

LAKE FOREST, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — Professional Community Management of California, Inc. (PCM) announced today that its Field Services Division will assist the Lake Forest Community Association’s Community Spirit Team to conduct free home repairs for a family that has experienced tragedy and is in need of help to stay in compliance with HOA rules.

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IMS Incorporated Reports That There is More Than Just One Way to Look at the U.S. Housing Market

TORONTO, Ontario /eNewsChannels/ — ‘The doom and gloom media accounts regarding residential real estate ignore positive, healthy activity in thousand of cities and towns cities across America,’ says Leon d’Ancona, President of IMS Incorporated, the leading provider of real estate market intelligence to brokers and agents throughout North America.

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Associa’s Professional Community Management of California, Inc. Receives Seven Vision Award Nominations

LAKE FOREST, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — Professional Community Management of California, Inc. (PCM) today announced that seven of its employees received Vision Award nominations from the California Association of Community Managers (CACM).

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Professional Community Management of California Employee-driven Philanthropy Not Only Benefits the Community But Also Boosts Morale

LAKE FOREST, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — Professional Community Management of California, Inc. continues to add charitable organizations to its roster of philanthropic endeavors. Most recently, the company sponsored Second Harvest Food Bank, the International Energy Alliance, Savannah’s Organic Ranch Golf Tournament at the Aliso Viejo Country Club, Home Aid Orange County, Boys and Girls Club of Capistrano Valley and the Lake Forest Community Association’s Community Spirit Team.

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Professional Community Management of California Volunteers Kick-Off First Home Repair Project in Lake Forest

LAKE FOREST, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — Professional Community Management of California, Inc. (PCM) presented the Lake Forest Community Association’s Community Spirit Team with a matching $300 gift to help residents who demonstrate a financial hardship to complete home repairs that put them in jeopardy with the association’s rules.

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Professional Community Management of California Hosted an Employee Health and Lifestyle Expo

LAKE FOREST, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — PCM (Professional Community Management of California, Inc.) treated 200 employees to a different type of lunch hour with a Health and Lifestyle Expo on Wednesday, May 23 at the company’s corporate headquarters.

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United Wholesale Mortgage announces that it has launched a new product, dubbed ELITE

BIRMINGHAM, Mich. /eNewsChannels/ — United Wholesale Mortgage (UWM), a national wholesale mortgage lender operating in 47 states, announced that it launched a new product, dubbed ELITE, that offers the best conventional rates and pricing in the industry. Recognized industry-wide for first-class customer service, UWM is pleased to provide their signature service combined with the most aggressive rates and pricing in the industry for elite borrowers.

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Success with HARP 2.0: 360 Mortgage Group Now Helping Significant Number of Qualified Underwater Borrowers

AUSTIN, Texas /eNewsChannels/ — 360 Mortgage Group, a privately owned wholesale mortgage banker, officially began accepting applications for HARP 2.0 loans on Monday, March 19, 2012, specifically serving challenged and underwater borrowers. Subsequently, 360 has experienced a significant increase in loan volume, resulting in the largest active pipeline since the company’s 2007 founding.

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New Inland Empire Office opened by Professional Community Management of California

RIVERSIDE, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — Today, Professional Community Management of California, Inc. (PCM) relocated its Inland Empire office to 11860 Pierce Street Suite 100, Riverside, CA 92505.

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PCM Celebrates 40 Years in the management of Common Interest Developments of homeowner associations

LAKE FOREST, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — PCM (Professional Community Management of California, Inc.), celebrates 40 years of service and growth. In 1964, the company began as a non-profit that managed Laguna Woods Village. PCM officially incorporated in 1972 to manage a diverse range of homeowner associations or Common Interest Developments including Huntington Landmark and Sun Lakes Country Club.

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Lake Forest Community Association launched a new Community Spirit Team with Professional Community Management of California

LAKE FOREST, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — PCM (Professional Community Management of California, Inc.) announced today that the Lake Forest Community Association launched a new Community Spirit Team. With a $300 starter fund from the Board of Directors, the team will help neighbors with home repairs in order to remain in compliance with the association’s rules.

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Madiera Canyon Home Owners Association and Clark County School District Work Together to Move Dangerous Bus Stop

HENDERSON, Nev. /eNewsChannels/ — General Manager Karla Pearson-Call recognized that the bus stop adjacent to the Club at Madeira Canyon, the homeowners association that she manages, posed a potentially dangerous situation. The children who rode the bus had to cross traffic to access the pedestrian gate leading to the Club, said Professional Community Management of California, Inc.

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Quandis, Inc. announces new Mortgage Technology SaaS

FOOTHILL RANCH, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — Quandis, Inc., a leading provider of default management mortgage technology solutions, announced it launched a solution that connects mortgage service companies with a nationwide network of real estate vendors. The module provides a centralized Web portal that creates a medium for vendors to list the services and expertise they provide, and for mortgage companies to locate vendors based on their business needs.

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Jon Tinsley joins 360 Mortgage Group to Serve Growing Northern California Market

AUSTIN, Texas /eNewsChannels/ — 360 Mortgage Group, a privately owned wholesale mortgage bank, welcomes Jon Tinsley, the latest addition to 360’s growing unit of California-based account executives. In his 27 years of mortgage sales, management and operations experience, Tinsley has demonstrated an acute ability to listen, analyze, and respond with solid solutions to brokers’, loan officers’ and borrowers’ needs.

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Tuscany Hills master planned community to be managed by Professional Community Management of California Inc

LAKE ELSINORE, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — Professional Community Management of California, Inc. (PCM) was selected by the home owners association board of directors to manage Tuscany Hills, a master-planned community located in Lake Elsinore, California. The master-planned community is comprised of 1,148 single-family homes, pools, clubhouse, playgrounds and sports fields as well as Tuscany Hills Elementary School.

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Wholesale mortgage lender, United Wholesale Mortgage, announces addition of United States Department of Agriculture loans

BIRMINGHAM, Mich. /eNewsChannels/ — United Wholesale Mortgage (UWM), a national wholesale mortgage lender operating in 47 states, announced the addition of USDA (United States Department of Agriculture) loans to enhance its existing government platform of FHA and VA loan programs. UWM is currently recognized throughout the broker community as a top government lender and one of the largest-producing wholesale lenders in the country.

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New York based CityView Commercial LLC has purchased Glynn Place Mall in Brunswick, Georgia

BRUNSWICK, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ — On March 13, 2012, New York based CityView Commercial LLC, led by Jimmy Khezrie and Jack Friedler, purchased Glynn Place Mall in Brunswick, Georgia. BlueGate Partners, LLC, in conjunction with White Oak Real Estate Advisors, LLC advised Douglas Wilson Companies in its capacity as Receiver in this transaction.

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Randolph Watkins, PCM’s Las Vegas Executive to Chair Nevada State Commission

LAS VEGAS, Nev. /eNewsChannels/ — Randolph Watkins, Vice President of Nevada Management at Professional Community Management of California, Inc. (PCM) was appointed Chair of the State of Nevada Commission for Common Interest Communities and Condominium Hotels.

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