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Merabi Organization Group

MERABI ORGANIZATION GROUP, LLC. (MOG) IS FAMILY OWNED. A PRIVATE OWNERS OF COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE IN THE U.S. WE HAVE GROWN FROM A SMALL PROPERTIES OWNER FIRM TO A LARGE REGIONAL REAL ESTATE ENTERPRISE, OWNING AND OPERATING BUILDINGS PRIMARILY IN THE NEW YORK CITY, NEW JERSEY AND LOS ANGELES REPRESENTING CLASS A LUXURY RENTAL OF OFFICE, RETAIL, RESIDENTIAL , AND HOSPITALITY PROPERTIES. AT MOG, THE EXPERTISE HOUSED UNDER ONE ROOF IS EXTRAORDINARY. WE ARE STAFFED TO BUILD EVEN THE MOST COMPLEX DEVELOPMENTS, WHETHER COMMERCIAL, OR RESIDENTIAL, QUICKLY AND ECONOMICALLY WITH IN-HOUSE ARCHITECTURAL, CONSTRUCTION, DESIGN, ENGINEERING, LEGAL, MARKETING AND FINANCIAL DEPARTMENTS, AS WELL AS A NEW DEPARTMENT JUST FOR FORECASTING AND RESEARCH SINCE 2008

Existing-home sales met potential, but faced inventory constraints

July's existing-home sales lived up to their potential after falling short the previous month, but that potential remains limited because tenure continues to increase, according to First American. Source: Mortgage
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18 Reasons to Refinance Your Mortgage

There are many reasons to refinance your mortgage, some obvious and some a bit more obscure and/or different. I figured I’d compile a list of the many reasons I can…
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Freddie Mac updates servicing data corrections, modification policies

Freddie Mac is automating a manual form submission process used to correct post-settlement and real estate owned data, and adding policy changes aimed at accommodating electronic signatures on loss mitigation…
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Albuquerque home sale prices remain high for the year

Albuquerque, N.M., home prices dipped slightly last month, but still maintained their torrid rate of growth over the past year. Source: Mortgage
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As senior population rises in Florida, more new housing is on the way

Attracted by a growing housing demand caused by the burgeoning senior citizen population in South Florida, a Houston-based developer is staking out Fort Lauderdale and Coral Gables as locations for…
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How to Buy a Sectional Sofa

They’re not just big — they’re a big investment, too. So how do you figure out which sofa and what components you need? Source: NYTIMES
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Amazon turns Northern Virginia into country's most competitive market

Even before Amazon.com Inc. completes its Northern Virginia office hub, the e-commerce giant has helped make the area the most competitive housing market in the U.S. Source: Mortgage
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WeWork taps CMBS market to finance S.F. office acquisition

The collaborative workspace officer provider, which filed for its IPO last week, will be securitizing a $240 million loan used in the purchase of the San Francisco building where it…
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MISMO seeks standard ways to handle new IRS tax transcript mandate

The Mortgage Industry Standards Maintenance Organization is working with stakeholders to come up with a common means of handling new tax transcript authorization requirements in the Taxpayers First Act. Source:…
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Ginnie Mae and the politics of prepayments

Wide short-term swings in interest rates — and loan prepayments — that we've all witnessed have serious secondary effects on consumers, lenders, investors and also policymakers. Source: Mortgage
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