Davie mobile home renters have extra time to leave, Madoff’s wife granted homestead exemption in Florida … and more

March 16, 2009 08:38PM

1. Davie mobile home renters now have until May 31 to leave Palma Nova [Sun-Sentinel]
2. Florida now second in nation for mortgage fraud [Palm Beach Post]
3. Surveyed Floridians say home values have decreased [HomeGain]
4. Everglades restoration could cost more than $5 billion on top of land deal [Sun-Sentinel]
5. Florida beachfront “Hobbit house” on the market [WSJ]
6. Madoff’s wife filed for and was granted homestead exemption in Florida [Palm Beach Post]
7. Wall Street crisis hurts area non-profit hospitals [Palm Beach Post]
8. CNN speaks to woman suing Donald Trump [CNN]
9. Will Ruth Chris Steak House survive? [GlobeSt]
10. What could have averted the housing crisis? [Seeking Alpha]
11. FBI establishes mortgage fraud hotline [Mortgage Fraud Blog]
12. Donald Trump sued over Mexico project [AP]
13. Many architectural firms in trouble [AP via Miami Herald]
14. Mortgage fraud at all-time high [Mortgage Fraud Blog] and [CNN Money]
15. Homebuilder confidence near record low [CNN Money]
16. How much value do real estate brokers add? [BusinessWeek]