The following real estate transactions were the highest for the week ending Aug. 9, in Ottawa, Erie and Huron counties. For a full listing of real estate transactions, pick up a copy of Sunday's Register.
Have you ever stepped into a casino (or seen one in a movie or on TV) and wondered, "Why is it so gaudy and flashy?" It wasn't because they bought the cheapest, ugliest carpet around. In fact, that pattern was probably sought or designed at great expense!
Deidra received her foreclosure complaint several months ago. We soon discovered that her mortgage, like many in the country, is owned by Fannie Mae. In fact, Fannie and its cousin Freddie Mac, own or insure 90 percent of this nation’s home mortgages.
We are all exposed to unethical behavior all of the time. We constantly have to make decisions as to what we are going to do. Should we go along, refuse to take part, expose the behavior, or maybe sue someone?
Last month, the city had a public meeting to gather ideas and suggestions of what to do with the pavilion. The group that wanted to see development was partially present and said very few words on the subject.
Sandusky’s popular symbol, the Boy with the Boot, recently made the news when it was revealed that the city of Wadsworth had made a request to borrow Sandusky’s statue for an upcoming community celebration. The Register article touched off a vigorous discussion about the Boy.