Atlanta Real Estate | Atlanta Housing News for Real Estate

head_left_image

Alpharetta Bank Failure - Integrity Bank Becomes The 10th U.S. Bank Failure In 2008

FDICIntegrity Bank located in Alpharetta Georgia has just failed.  In a breaking story from Bloomberg reports that Integrity Bank was closed today by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation FDIC and the Georgia Department of Banking and Finance.  Integrity Bank Becomes 10th U.S. Failure This Year.  It is reported that Regions Financial Corp. will be assuming the assets.  Integrity Bankshares which controls all the assets of Integrity Bank and its 5 branches will open on September 2, 2008 as Regions Banks.  Integrity Bank has been on the Federal banks watchlist, and have been unable to raise new capital that the FDIC required.

The twist to this failure is that the FDIC reported that all depositors even those with accounts in excess of $100000 will automatically become depositors of Regions Bank for the full amount of their deposits. This is the second bank to fail in Alpharetta in less than one year.  The other banks was NetBank which failed last September.

Jim Crawford REMAX

James Crawford ABR, Broker Associate

 

 

 

 

Atlanta Real Estate | Atlanta Homes for Sale - Call Now!

 

678-595-5283 Direct

 

What's My Home Worth?

 

Jim Crawford Crye-Leike REALTORS® AtlantaAtlanta Real Estate AgentsAlpharetta GA Homes for SaleAtlanta Luxury Homes, Dunwoody GA Homes for SaleAtlanta Real Estate &  Atlanta Homes for Sale,  Gwinnett Homes for SaleAtlanta Real Estate BlogCumming GA Homes, Decatur GA Homes for Sale.   

Atlanta Homes for Sale | Atlanta Listing Agents | Atlanta Buyers Agents

 

Atlanta Real Estate for Sale

 

Buying A Home

 

Selling A Home in Atlanta

 

Atlanta Real Estate Agents - Contact Us

  

Jim Crawford Atlanta Real Estate Social Media icons

Search Listings

Search By
City
Type
Price -
Beds/Baths /
 
 More Options
 Map Search
Comment balloon 10 commentsJim Crawford • August 29 2008 06:49PM
Alpharetta Bank Failure - Integrity Bank Becomes The 10th U. S. Bank…
share
Integrity Bank located in Alpharetta Georgia has just failed. In a breaking story from Bloomberg reports that Integrity Bank was closed today by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation FDIC and the Georgia Department of Banking and Finance. … more
Calculate Percentages Online - Online Calculators for Percentage!
share
Sometimes when my brain freezes up from too many slurpees as I try to stay cool in the deep south.. I am at a loss to figure out percentages while working on my webs, Blogs or local statistics. Either my calculator has disappeared from the top of… more
It Pays to Selectivley Choose What You List!
share
I just had a new article published for RealtyTimes. Com today and thought I would share it with you! When we list homes we must not lose sight of the fact that are in the drivers seat. It is the agent not the homeowner that is really doing the… more
I Can't Work with You! My Lender is Assigning Me A Real Estate Agent!
share
Years ago the Atlanta real estate agents more often than not was the first point of contact with a home buyer. More often than not, potential buyers would walk into the Atlanta real estate office, and tell you they were thinking of buying a home,… more
My Atlanta Real Estate Agent Works, Can You Show Me the Home?
share
More and more Atlanta real estate agents have taken up full time employment these days in a 9-5 job to pay the bills. I cannot blame anyone for doing so, but many of these now part time Atlanta real estate agents are now totally inaccessible to… more
Seller's On The Edge! What's Your Home Worth?
share
There isn't much that can prepare you to deal with the current real estate market we are in. The double digit mortgages of the 1980's, WRAP mortgages and the early 1990's when in many markets appreciation took a holiday! The current real estate… more
Do You Believe Homes Sales Increased? Good News or Bad News?
share
Good news or bad News? I guess I am almost numb to believing any more housing news or stats anymore. Positive stats are retracted and adjusted in a month or so and end up being revised with numbers on the other end of the scale. One side of the… more
Atlanta Absorption Rates Atlanta Homes - Atlanta Real Estate…
share
Atlanta Absorption Rates Atlanta Homes - Atlanta Real Estate Inventory Single Family Detached Homes July 2008. I've been looking at the new Atlanta real estate data that was just released today for Atlanta homes (Detached - Single Family Homes)… more
Selling Time For Atlanta Homes Increases in July | Atlanta Marketing…
share
Selling Time For Atlanta Homes Increases. Atlanta Marketing Time Increases - Days On Market to Sell Atlanta Homes Increases 36%! I guess I am not telling you something you do not already know about selling Atlanta homes It is taking longer to… more
Atlanta Home Prices Decline in July 2008 | Atlanta Homes Price…
share
Atlanta Homes Decline in Price July 2008. Atlanta Homes Price Declines 9% - Single Family Detached Atlanta Homes Decline in Value. Everyone said it would not happen in Atlanta that home prices would actually drop. Maybe it isn't such a good idea… more