Month: March 2018

Amazon HQ2: Here's how economists rank the Triangle and other contenders

Two economic development thoroughbreds — Atlanta and Northern Virginia — are neck-and-neck in the Amazon HQ2 horserace, according to a survey by real estate marketplace Zillow Group Inc. Among more than 100 economists and real estate experts who responded, 12 said Amazon (Nasdaq: AMZN) is most likely to choose Atlanta for its $5 billion second headquarters and …

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Pair of Re/Max real estate agencies merging

Two local real estate agencies are combining under one banner. Source: http://feeds.bizjournals.com/industry_21

It's Kernersville's time: City at the heart of the Triad poised for explosive residential growth

Kernersville has long held a strategic position with access from both I-40 and Business 40. It’s within 15 minutes of Winston-Salem, Greensboro and High Point, and benefits from its proximity to the growing jobs center at and surrounding Piedmont Triad International Airport, home to growing companies such as Honda Aircraft Co. Source: http://feeds.bizjournals.com/industry_21

Exclusive: San Leandro's biggest new housing and hotel project to break ground

San Leandro’s largest active housing project is slated to break ground by the end of this year, adding 485 housing units and a 220-room Hyatt Hotel on the waterfront. Source: http://feeds.bizjournals.com/industry_21

Long-delayed housing development site near Lake Merritt in Oakland hits the market

Mark Borsuk had tall ambitions to transform a parking garage in downtown Oakland into a 37-story, 395-foot residential tower dubbed the Alice Street Energy Harvester. Borsuk discussed building the tower for more than 10 years and told the Business Times in 2010 that he wanted to complete the project by his 70th birthday on Jan. …

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Amazon HQ2: Here's how economists rank Denver and other contenders

Two economic development thoroughbreds — Atlanta and Northern Virginia — are neck-and-neck in the Amazon HQ2 horserace, according to a survey by real estate marketplace Zillow Group Inc. Among more than 100 economists and real estate experts who responded, 12 said Amazon (Nasdaq: AMZN) is most likely to choose Atlanta for its $5 billion second headquarters and …

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Hawaii homebuyers top nation with highest mortgage debt-to-income ratio

Homebuyers in Honolulu have the highest mortgage debt-to-income ratio in the nation, while homebuyers on Maui have a ratio that’s third-highest in the U.S., topped only by San Jose in California’s Silicon Valley, according to a report by the personal finance company SmartAsset. Homebuyers in the Honolulu metropolitan area have mortgages worth 3.959 times their …

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