Foreclosure filings—default notices, scheduled auctions and bank repossessions—were reported on 313,487 U.S. properties in the first quarter of 2015, down 7 percent from the previous quarter and down 8 percent from the first quarter of 2014 to the lowest quarterly total since the first quarter of 2007, according to the recently released March 2015 U.S. Foreclosure Market Report™. There were a total of 122,060 U.S. …

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What most people argue about regarding professional sports teams is when the City or State provides tax breaks to the ownership or worse when they pay for a portion of the construction of a new facility to house the sports team. What most people don’t put into the equation and what is hard to define is the benefits to the city overall. Quantifying a rise …

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