The Real Deal Miami

Property investors on the hunt again, $300B in federal houinsg aid but only $60B for renters … and more

November 05, 2009 10:04AM

1. Property investors on the hunt again [WSJ]
2. $300B in federal housing aid, but only $60B for renters [Time]
3. Buffett, Godlman bidding for Fannie Mae tax credits [WSJ]
4. More than 100 charged with mortgage fraud after nine-month Florida investigation [National Mortgage News]
5. South Beach condo project sold for $10.5M [Condo Vultures]
6. Investor says Roubini is wrong about bubbles in gold, emerging market stocks [Bloomberg]
7. Diana Olick: “Pay-option ARMs are the new subprime” [CNBC]
8. UK Retailers, builders starting to recover [Financial Times]
9. Commercial real estate “between a rock and a hard place,” Deutche Bank economist says [A Student of the Real Estate Game]
10. Has the housing bubble completely burst yet? [BiggerPockets]
11. Weighing the new FDIC bank rules [National Real Estate Investor]
12. PIMCO says housing prices will fall further [Square Feet Blog]
13. Survey: Commercial RE will take time to emerge from crisis [Reuters]
14. Asian investors, low interest rates driving an asset bubble [Yahoo Finance]
15. Construction starts to rise 11 percent in 2010, forecasts McGraw-Hill report [Realty Times]
16. Liability insurance costs skyrocket for REITS [National Real Estate Investor]
17. FHA delays yearly fiscal report release, citing concerns about accuracy [Housingwire]
18. CMBS at risk in the tens of billions of dollars [Costar]
19. Developers Diversified deal could lead to more CMBS sales [WSJ]