Real Estate News – July 6, 2012

Why Investors Are Suddenly Bullish on Office Real Estate (via

Retail real estate recovery taking hold (via

A Milford, Mass., man saved his pennies to pay off his mortgage–literally. He carted more than 62,000 pennies to the bank to make his last payment (via

The newest housing report from the Minnesota Association of Realtors shows a housing market trending in the right direction: toward recovery. The latest numbers show increases in closed sales, median sales price and a decrease in inventory compared to 2011 (via

A Texas woman is suing JPMorgan Chase, claiming that the bank’s eviction caused the heart attack of her husband, a retired minister (via

Albertville Council Discusses Urban Farming, Chickens (via