Google is launching its own mortgage comparison tool via its Compare service. Beginning very soon, consumers all over the country will be able to shop for a mortgage on Google. The mortgage comparison tool is currently available in California, with more states to follow.
Alabama's housing market has improved since the recession as more jobs are coming to the state, and recent data from NerdWallet showed just where Alabama ranked among U.S. states for mortgage health. Alabama ranked 29th for its mortgage health, with an overall score of 64.22. North Dakota finished with the highest score for U.S. states at 98.13. Florida scored the lowest for Alabama's neighboring states at 20.17.
Grand opening and ribbon-cutting ceremonies will be held for Deer Ridge II on Thursday, December 3 at 11 a.m.
The 16th Annual Alabama Commercial Real Estate Conference & Expo will be held on Friday, January 29. Held in Birmingham, ACREcon is the state's only statewide commercial real estate conference & annually draws more than 500 attendees.
The Village at Oliver Place has been named as the Low Income Housing Coalition of Alabama's 2015 Excellence in Affordable Housing project. The project replaces housing destroyed by one of a series of tornadoes that struck Alabama on April 27, 2011, and provides families with an affordable and safe place to live.
The Village at Oliver Place is a partnership between the town of Phil Campbell, the Community Action Partnership of North Alabama and the Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs and received an allocation of Housing Credits from AHFA.