The Real Deal Miami

One Financial Plaza wants to become mixed-use, delinquency rate rises on FHA loans … and more

April 13, 2009 06:09PM

1. Fort Lauderdale’s One Financial Plaza wants to switch from office to mixed-use [SFBJ]
2. Palm Beach County Commissioners vote to move forward with industrial center plan [Sun-Sentinel]
3. Isle development in Pompano Beach wants to expand [SFBJ]
4. Florida home insurance legislation increases premiums [Palm Beach Post]
5. Cement maker to double size of Pompano Beach facility [SFBJ]
6. Commercial properties face foreclosure [SFBJ] and [SFBJ]
7. Contractor shows off Cape Canaveral work [Florida Today]
8. Delinquency rate on FHA loans rises [WSJ]
9. Half of housing grant money goes toward buying foreclosures [The Real Estate Bloggers]
10. Confessions of a real estate agent now facing tough times [Salon]
11. Low mortgage rates and prices draw first-time buyers into the market [Boston Globe]
12. Top 25 U.S. housing markets [Seeking Alpha]
13. Foreclosure sale closings often delayed by red tape [Washington Post via MSNBC]
14. Options for homeowners with negative equity [Fox]
15. Ten new homeowner tax breaks [Forbes]
16. Unemployment has bigger impact than interest rates on missed mortgage payments [CNN Money]