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  • Stoneleigh Apartments set sail with new Austin-based owner
    on December 7, 2021 at 8:00 pm

    ​CORPUS CHRISTI – SWBC Real Estate has sold Stoneleigh Apartments to Austin-based GVA Management.The 348-unit community at 5750 Curtis Clark Dr. was built between 2005 and 2008. In 2019, it underwent $3.3 million in renovations.Amenities include three pools, a fitness center, clubhouse, and community room with kitchen. Berkadia represented the seller.If you’re looking for more news like this, head to the Center’s website.Corpus Christi real estate news​Texas Quarterly Apartment Report​Source: REBusiness

  • New York agency enters Uptown Houston market
    on December 7, 2021 at 7:00 pm

    ​HOUSTON – Sentinel Real Estate Corp. has acquired Three Thousand Sage, a 324-unit mid-rise apartment community at 3000 Sage Rd.Built in 2004, the four-story​ complex has one- and two-bedroom units averaging 1,006 sf.Amenities include two pools, a cabana with grills, fitness center, two resident lounges, and locker parcel system.The Texas Real Estate Research Center​​​​ has more information like this online for free:​​​​Texas Quarterly Apartment Report​​Houston multifamily news online​Source: MultifamilyBiz​

  • Massive industrial park slated for Georgetown
    on December 7, 2021 at 5:00 pm

    ​​GEORGETOWN – Green Point Property Co. is developing the 231-acre GTX Logistics Park at FM 972 and CR 141. The multiphase project will include more than three million sf of industrial buildings. The first phase will have a 409,822-sf cross-dock building with 560-ft building depth, 50-ft-by-60-ft speed bays, and 2,500 sf of office space. ​Construction begins in 1Q2022 and will finish in the third quarter. The Texas Real Estate Research Center has more industrial news for Austin-Round Rock:Texas Quarterly Commercial ReportLocal industrial news​​Source: Austin Business Journal

  • DB Capital picks up 352-unit Salado Springs apartments
    on December 7, 2021 at 5:00 pm

    SAN ANTONIO – DB Capital has acquired Salado Springs, a 352-unit apartme​nt complex at 12727 Vista Del Norte. The property has one- to three-bedroom units. Rents range from $1,080 to $1,820 per month. Amenities include a pool, playground, fitness center, clubhouse, pet play area, and media room. DB Capital will invest $6.5 million in capital improvements and rebrand the property as Summit at Salado Springs. The Texas Real Estate Research Center has more news like this online for free:Texas Quarterly Apartment ReportSan Anto​nio multifamily news​Source: REBusiness Online

  • 811-room Hyatt Regency DFW Airport changes hands
    on December 7, 2021 at 4:00 pm

    DALLAS – The 811-room Hyatt Regency DFW International Airport has been sold.The recently renovated property has four food and beverage concepts and 92,000 sf​ of meeting and event space. It is adjacent to Terminal C at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport.Hodges Ward Elliott represented the seller.The Texas Real Estate Research Center has more on DFW’s retail market:Office news​​​Texas Quarterly Commercial Report​DFW retail newsLocal hotel news​​Source: REBusiness Online

  • MBA: Mortgage apps fall as mortgage rates hit multi-year highs
    on April 25, 2018 at 2:11 pm

    Mortgage applications dipped slightly after increasing last week, falling 0.2% from last week. But what’s not decreasing? The MBA’s survey shows as applications fell, mortgage rates are hitting multi-year highs.

  • CFPB considers ending public access to bank complaints
    by cbasile@housingwire.com on April 24, 2018 at 10:08 pm

    A new report from the Wall Street Journal says the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is considering ending the public’s access to its complaints database for financial companies. “I don’t see anything in here that says I have to run a Yelp for financial services sponsored by the federal government,” Mulvaney told an audience at the American Bankers Association’s conference while holding up a copy of the Dodd-Frank Act.

  • U.S. Treasury boasts deregulation reform accomplishments
    on April 24, 2018 at 9:37 pm

    Tuesday, the U.S. Department of the Treasury released a 21-page report entitled Regulatory Reform Accomplishments Under President Trump’s Executive Orders, which, as the title suggests, details the actions it has taken toward decreasing regulations.

  • China Oceanwide’s $2.7 billion acquisition of Genworth Financial still on hold
    by blane@housingwire.com on April 24, 2018 at 8:19 pm

    It’s been 18 months since China Oceanwide Holdings Group, one of China’s largest companies, announced that it planned to buy Genworth Financial, one of the U.S.’s largest mortgage insurers, for $2.7 billion, but the deal still isn’t done yet. The deal was initially expected to close in the middle of last year, and now, the closing is delayed again.

  • Q&A: Tavant Technologies’ Atul Varshneya on artificial intelligence and machine learning
    by swheeler@housingwire.com on April 24, 2018 at 7:50 pm

    During the Mortgage Bankers Association’s recent Tech Solutions conference, HousingWire sat down with Tavant Technologies’ Atul Varshneya to discuss the disruption that artificial intelligence and machine learning can cause in the lending and mortgage spaces. Varshneya works at Tavant as a vice president and leads the company’s artificial intelligence/machine learning (AIML) practice, which has a strong focus on its application in the areas of mortgage and lending.