The Real Deal Miami

Home construction drops, mortgage scammer sentenced … and more

November 19, 2008 05:13PM

 

  • 1. Home construction plunges to lowest level since 1959 [MSNBC]
  • 2. Police arrest man in home remodeling scam [Sun-Sentinel]
  • 3. Worldcenter project moving forward [Haute Living]
  • 4. Mortgage scammer sentenced to 37 months in prison [Palm Beach Post]
  • 5. Property insurer may scale back on home coverage [Sun-Sentinel]
  • 6. Editorial: Reward people who still have equity in homes by allowing them to refinance mortgages [Seeking Alpha]
  • 7. Dow closes below 8,000 for first time since 2003 [ABC News]