Credit union advocates line up to Hike the Hill before 2015 Congress ends

first_imgCongress returned to work following its August recess on Tuesday, but the end of the year still looms. Credit union advocates have only a few months before the congressional session adjourns on Dec. 18 to remind lawmakers about important regulatory relief priorities.Those priorities include a number of regulatory relief bills that Congress is expected to mark up in the coming weeks, including The Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act for Fiscal Year 2016 and, within it, Sen. Richard Shelby’s (R-Ala.) Financial Regulatory Improvement Act of 2015.The measures would provide much-needed regulatory relief to credit unions, according to CUNA. CUNA sent a letter this week to Senate leadership to reiterate its support for the bills.To help advocate for passage of these measures, and to discuss other issues important to the movement, credit unions nationwide have plans to march to Washington, D.C., before the calendar flips to 2016. continue reading » 12SHARESShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblrlast_img read more

Cannon Hill home snapped up in less than 24 hours, Coorparoo demolition approved home sells for $1.38M

first_imgThis home at 32 Buena Vista Ave, Coorparoo, was sold for $1.38m and will be demolished.Just a few suburbs over, one buyer purchased 32 Buena Vista Ave, Coorparoo, under the hammer for $1.38 million.The home has already been approved for demolition, which is what the new owner intends to do, according to Place Bulimba sales agent Darcy Lord.“The buyer has been looking for a premium location to build a family home … and wanted to be in a location that, when he builds, the market would see value and not overcapitalise,” he said.“The land reflects not only what is happening in the premium large-home market but as Brisbane being a premier state going though a strong growth period.” The home at 62 Beauvardia St, Cannon Hill.This Cannon Hill home was snapped up for $1.21 million in less than 24 hours.Place Bulimba sales agent Meagan Muir said the buyers had been looking at homes in the area since January and pounced on the 62 Beauvardia St property as soon as it was listed.“The floorplan was perfect because it had a really big open-plan living space, and a fifth bedroom and dedicated bathroom downstairs,” Ms Muir said. More from newsCrowd expected as mega estate goes under the hammer7 Aug 2020Hard work, resourcefulness and $17k bring old Ipswich home back to life20 Apr 2020“That’s what really set the house apart and they loved the feel of the home.”last_img read more