Property, Rentals, Transactions

CFO Jeff Atwater Announces Arson Arrest in Clermont Gas Station Fire

TALLAHASSEE – July 28, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Chief Financial Officer and State Fire Marshal Jeff Atwater today announced the arrest of Donald Gilles on arson charges after he allegedly set fire to a tractor trailer parked on the property of a Cler…

Unincorporated Lake County homeowners to soon begin receiving trash, recycling carts

TAVARES – July 24, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Lake County’s residential curbside garbage collection is changing on Monday, Oct. 6 for all unincorporated areas of the county. As part of the new program, households who currently receive collection serv…

Man Convicted of Home Robberies in San Gabriel Valley

WASHINGTON, D.C. – July 24, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — A 32-year-old man was convicted today of a dozen counts for residential robberies in the San Gabriel Valley, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

Illinois home sales see slight uptick in June; Prices continue annual upward trend

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – July 23, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Illinois home sales reversed course in June with statewide home sales experiencing a slight year-over-year gain for the first time this year. Home prices continued to climb and marked the 22nd con…

Property owners encouraged to sign up for paperless billing, notices

LĪHU‘E – July 23, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — In its continuing efforts to utilize technology to streamline operations, the County of Kaua‘i has rolled out another initiative.

Real property taxes are due soon

LĪHU‘E – July 19, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — County officials would like to remind Kaua‘i property owners that the first installment of real property taxes for the 2014-2015 tax year is due on Aug. 20

Chaney urges Fourth of July fireworks safety

JACKSON – July 3, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Commissioner of Insurance and State Fire Marshal Mike Chaney urges Mississippians to use extreme caution if participating in any fireworks activities this Independence Day holiday. A new report from the U.S….

House Speaker Will Weatherford Reappoints Chris Gardner to Citizens Property Insurance Board

Tallahassee, FL – July 3, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Florida House Speaker Will Weatherford (R-Wesley Chapel) today reappointed Chris Gardner to the Board of Governors for Citizens Property Insurance Corporation. Gardner’s reappointment is effective…

Indiana Man Sentenced for Damaging Property and Equipment at Planned Parenthood

WASHINGTON, D.C. – July 2, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Benjamin David Curell, 28, of Ellettsville, Indiana, pleaded guilty in federal court today to one count of violating the Freedom of Access to Clinic Entrances (FACE) Act, which makes it a federal cr…

More home buyers turning to social media in home-buying process, REALTOR® survey finds

LOS ANGELES – June 30, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Reflecting the proliferating use of social media in today’s society, more home buyers are turning to social media in the home-buying process than ever, according to the CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALT…