The Real Deal Miami

Boca Raton park to expand, home sales plunge nationwide … and more

December 23, 2008 06:41PM

1. Boca Raton park to expand [Boca Raton News]
2. Walgreens to cut spending on new locations [Sun-Sentinel]
3. Apartment investors increasingly active in Tampa [GlobeSt]
4. I-95 ramp possible now that tunnel is off the table [Miami Today]
5. Commercial mortgages, not just properties, for sale [NYT]

6. Florida resident lives with foreclosure uncertainty [MSNBC]
7. Fannie, Freddie reach agreement with attorney general on independent home appraisals [Bloomberg]
8. Churches struggle to pay mortgages [WSJ]
9. National home sales plunge in November [WSJ]
10. Affordable housing a priority in fixing crisis, UN says [MSNBC]
11. Housing market could get worse [MSNBC]
12. What “It’s a Wonderful Life” can teach us about the mortgage crisis [Newsweek]
13. Mortgage brokers sue over disclosure rule [Business Week]
14. Editorial: Any homeowner bailout will be unfair [Seeking Alpha]