Property & Mortgages

Westwood Global Investments Lifted Its Tenaris (TS) Holding; Corelogic Has 1.16 Sentiment – High Point Observer

Westwood Global Investments Lifted Its Tenaris (TS) Holding; Corelogic Has 1.16 SentimentHigh Point ObserverCoreLogic, Inc. is a provider of property information, analytics and data-enabled services. The company has market cap of $3.89 billion. The Firm provides detailed coverage of property, mortgages and other encumbrances, property risk and replacement … and more »

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One in 10 adults own more than one property – Mortgages – News

Category: Mortgages Updated: 21/08/2017 First Published: 21/08/2017 A new study has found that there has been a 30% increase in the number of adults who own multiple properties, up from 1.6 million in the period between 2000 and 2002 to 5.2 million people in 2012-2014. This means that one in 10 Brits now owns more than one house. Concentrated property wealth The study ...

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New standards in place for homes with pyrite

A mineral that causes cracks in walls and floors, pyrite is believed to be present in about 12,000 homes. The National Standards Authority of Ireland (NSAI) has outlined four risk categories which, it is hoped, will provide comfort for those thinking of buying an affected property. Owners of properties where any pyrite is present may find it difficult to sell ...

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RBA still focused on household debt

The RBA’s Assistant Governor (Financial Markets), Christopher Kent, gave a speech this morning to the Moody’s Analytics Australia Conference 2017, which released a swathe of new data on Australia’s 1.6 million strong ($400 billion) securitised mortgage market, comprising around one-quarter of the nation’s outstanding home loans. Below is the speech in its entirety, with highlights in bold. Introduction I’d like ...

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Builders refusing to commit to affordable homes as prices rise

Builders of just 16 housing schemes have told local authorities they plan to reclaim development levies in return for providing homes at ‘affordable’ prices to low and middle-income families in 2016 and 2017, the Irish Independent has learned. It comes as the latest data from the Central Statistics Office confirms that house prices continue to rise due to the lack ...

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‘Apartment market is trading at unattractive prices for investors’

Commenting on the outlook for the property market in its latest interim report, the company says while it is continuing to evaluate new acquisition opportunities, it believes “that the multi-residential [apartment] market is currently trading at unattractive prices”. While the company offered no specific examples of apartment developments or the prices being paid for them, it only recently lost out ...

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Texas Permanent School Fund Boosts Position in CoreLogic, Inc. (NYSE:CLGX)

Texas Permanent School Fund raised its position in shares of CoreLogic, Inc. (NYSE:CLGX) by 1.2% during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 61,798 shares of the business services provider’s stock after buying an additional 715 shares during the period. Texas Permanent School Fund’s holdings in CoreLogic were worth $2,681,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. A ...

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CoreLogic Reports May 2017 Delinquency Rate Lowest in Nearly a Decade

IRVINE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–CoreLogic® (NYSE: CLGX), a leading global property information, analytics and data-enabled solutions provider, today released its monthly Loan Performance Insights Report which shows that, nationally, 4.5 percent of mortgages were in some stage of delinquency (30 days or more past due including those in foreclosure) in May 2017. This represents a 0.8 percentage point decline in the overall ...

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Revealed: The most-viewed rental properties on Daft.ie (and they’re not all in Dublin)

The most-read rental property advertisement on the website amassed almost 14,000 views in just three weeks. One two-bedroom apartment in Donabate clocked up over 12,000 views in the first two days on the website, while another one-bedroom apartment in Tallaght was viewed over 14,000 times in in its first three days on the site. The report obtained by Independent.ie, which ...

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