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Author Archives: Seth Welborn

Seth Welborn is a Reporter for DS News and MReport. A graduate of Harding University, he has covered numerous topics across the real estate and default servicing industries. Additionally, he has written B2B marketing copy for Dallas-based companies such as AT&T. An East Texas Native, he also works part-time as a photographer.

The Impact of Amazon on Housing

Amazon is poised to announce the short list of cities that may be the home of the company’s second headquarters. The question is, will a new headquarters be good for the residents of the city it lands in?

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Gateway Mortgage Founder Will Run for Oklahoma Governor

Gateway Mortgage Group Founder Kevin Stitt won the Republican nomination for Oklahoma Governor, beating former Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett. Stitt will now face Democrat Drew Edmondson and the winner of the Libertarian runoff in the election. Here are the details.

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Where Does America’s Housing Value Stand?

Cities like New York and San Francisco are notoriously expensive, but just how much of the nation's real estate value do they hold? Click through to find out, which cities' combined housing values equal the GDP of a country.

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Hurricane Maria Caused Nearly 3,000 Fatalities, New Study Reveals

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Nearly a year ago, Hurricane Maria made landfall on the island of Puerto Rico, destroying thousands of homes resulting in more than $90 billion. A report released today has now found that the fatalities far exceeded the official number of 62, reported previously. Click through to learn more about the effects of this deadly storm that are still impacting the day-to-day lives of Puerto Rico’s residents.

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Negative Equity and Serious Delinquencies Slide

The market is recovering, and delinquencies are poised to drop again after a spike in the first quarter of the year, according to a report. Here's a breakdown of the quarter over quarter performance of delinquencies and foreclosure rates.

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Thinking Differently About Natural Disasters

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In the wake of Hurricane Harvey, the Texas Land Office released a report listing recommendations on how to better handle disasters in the future. Click through to learn the findings and recommendations of this report.

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