The American Planning Association ”celebrates places of exemplary character, quality, and planning. Places are selected annually and represent the gold standard in terms of having a true sense of place, cultural and historical interest, community involvement, and a vision for tomorrow.”–From the web site.
From Philip Williams (Cordova):
Tips for Avoiding Foreclosure
Foreclosure Resources for Consumers
“There has been much interest in foreclosures lately and these two websites, the first from the United States Housing and Urban Development Administration and the other one from the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, provide consumer information on foreclosures and links to helpful sites. The information on these websites should be able to answer most questions our customers might have, and the HUD site offers some telephone numbers consumer can call for counseling.”
This is the text of a speech given by Chairman Ben S. Bernanke in May, 2007, that gives very good overview of the subprime mortgage market–its development, recent issues, and possible regulatory responses.
Submitted by Doris Dixon (Raleigh):
From the National Association of Unclaimed Property Administrators (NAUPA), this free site offers a database to search for unclaimed property nationwide.
Thanks to Rozann Turner (LINC) for passing this along!
The FCC provides this resource to help people locate antenna structures and wireless towers nationwide. Most useful is the search by city and state, although users can also search by registration number or geographic coordinates.