The Real Deal Miami

Miami makes safest cities list, barely … and more

November 02, 2009 10:00AM

1. Miami makes safest cities list, barely [Forbes]
2. Realtors are doing whatever it takes to close a deal [Palm Beach Post]
3. Law professor: It’s okay for troubled homeowners to just walk away [WSJ]
4. Buyers may qualify for the loan, but lately, it’s likely the building may not [NY Mag]
5. The number of vacant homes in U.S. climbs slightly [Bloomberg via Realtor Mag]
6. Ferrari in talks to begin its own brand of luxury real estate [Cityfile]
7. More Fannie Mae figures show growing portfolio, rising delinquencies [Reuters] 
8. Fate of the Home Valuation Code of Conduct hangs in the balance [Washington Post via Realtor Mag]
9. Bank regulators warn of commercial real estate bust, again [Reuters] 
10. NAR says extending higher FHA loan limits good for market [NAR via Realtor Mag]