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Thursday, October 15, 2015

Here's Why Housing Must Be Propped Up | Seeking Alpha

Here's Why Housing Must Be Propped Up | Seeking Alpha: The Powers That Be have gone to extraordinary lengths to prop up housing by whatever means are necessary since the collapse of the housing bubble in 2008: the Federal Reserve has pushed mortgage rates down by buying mortgage-backed securities, the federal housing agencies (FHA, VA) have issued millions of low-down payment loans, and the federal government has essentially taken over the mortgage industry, backing 90 % of all mortgage loans.

Veros Real Estate Solutions' Home Valuation Annual Forecast 2015 is Strongest in More Than Two Years | California Newswire

Veros Real Estate Solutions' Home Valuation Annual Forecast 2015 is Strongest in More Than Two Years | California Newswire: Veros Real Estate Solutions, an award-winning industry leader in enterprise risk management, collateral valuation services and predictive analytics, today reports that residential market values will continue in a positive trajectory over the next 12 months, with overall annual appreciation rising to 3.6% from its Q2 forecast of 3.1%. The number of markets expected to increase in value is up to 94% from last quarter's 90%.

New York real estate pioneer Julien Studley dies at 88 - Yahoo News

New York real estate pioneer Julien Studley dies at 88 - Yahoo News: Julien Studley, a pioneer in representing tenant interests in commercial real estate and the publisher of a ground-breaking report about New York property, has died, his former company said. He was 88.

New Orleans Saints vs. Atlanta Falcons Primer: Must reads, listens leading up to tonight's game | NOLA.com

New Orleans Saints vs. Atlanta Falcons Primer: Must reads, listens leading up to tonight's game | NOLA.com: The New Orleans Saints will attempt to pick themselves up when the face the Atlanta Falcons on Thursday night in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Here's a look at some must reads and listens leading up to the game at 7:30 p.m

Ole Miss vs. Memphis: Lessons from the Liberty Bowl - Red Cup Rebellion

Ole Miss vs. Memphis: Lessons from the Liberty Bowl - Red Cup Rebellion: This week, Ole Miss has a chance to restore some of its pre-Florida smell good, as the Rebs are playing a Memphis team that is a much more talented and dangerous opponent than the Las Cruces version of the Aggies. In fact, since Ole Miss played Memphis last year, the Tigers have lost only once,�brawled with BYU, and are currently on a 12-game winning streak.

Mississippi-Memphis Preview Capsule | College Football

Mississippi-Memphis Preview Capsule | College Football: No. 13 Mississippi (5-1) at Memphis (5-0), Noon (ABC)

Line: Ole Miss by 10�.

Series Record: Ole Miss leads 48-10-2

WHAT'S AT STAKE

Memphis has earned some national attention thanks to a 12-game winning streak. A win over Ole Miss — which is also a regional rival — would help the Tigers make the case that they're the best program from the group of five conferences. The Rebels could use a win to gain momentum for a five-game stretch against Southeastern Conference opponents to end the regular season.