Dover-Foxcroft Real Estate News
20 hrs ago | via WVII
With across the board growth in all measurement categories including another new record for membership, the popularity of Maine's credit unions continued to soar in 2014. According to recently released year-end statistics of Maine's 60 credit unions, as reported by the Maine Credit Union League, assets, loans and savings all saw healthy increases during the past year. Comment?
Tuesday Mar 24 | via Sun Journal
The parent company of Camden National Bank has reached an agreement to purchase The Bank of Maine, a move that would give Camden 68 branches and make it the largest bank headquartered in the state. Camden National bank's planned purchase of the Bank of Maine would give it a much larger footprint, acquiring 24 Bank of Maine branches, primarily in Southern Maine and the Kennebec Valley. Comment?
Monday | via Lincoln County News
Camden National Corp., the parent company of Camden National Bank, and SBM Financial Inc., the parent company of The Bank of Maine, have announced the signing of a definitive agreement under which The Bank of Maine will merge into Camden National Bank, creating Maine's largest community bank. The combined organization will operate under the Camden National Bank name and brand and be led by Gregory A. Dufour, president and chief executive officer of Camden National Corp. and Camden National Bank. Comment?
Thursday Mar 12 | via Sys-Con Media
Redfin , the customer-first real estate brokerage, today announced the debut of its home-buying and selling services in Southern Maine. People can now work with Redfin agents to buy and sell homes in Portland, Cape Elizabeth, Kennebunk, Biddeford, Augusta and the lakes region area. Comment?
Monday Mar 9 | via Bangor Daily News
Two visitors checked out the flashing Fresnel lights and other artifacts on display at the Maine Lighthouse Museum in Rockland. The museum will reopen for the season in mid-March. Comment?
5 min ago | via TheStreet.com
On Feb. 22, HLSS agreed to sell itself for $18.25 per share, or about $1.3 billion, to New Residential in an effort to diversify its funding sources as at least one major debt holder, Blue Mountain Capital Management, claims the mortgage servicer is in default on certain of its debt issues. While HLSS shares traded at a slight premium to that price for some three weeks after the deal was announced, they started slipping on March 17 and hit a post-merger announcement low of $16.23 on Friday. Comment?
8 min ago | via Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Even before the remnants of eastern Massachusetts' snowiest winter have melted, second-home buyers flocking to Cape Cod's beach towns have helped Steve Clay's team of agents break their sales record. Clay, an agent with Keller Williams Realty, said he and his four agents have 17 properties under contract, more than at any one time since the team formed in 2009. Comment?
8 min ago | via Business Journal
The site Bentley is buying on Vandenburg Boulevard is close to Route 23 and Allendale Road in King of Prussia, Pa. Known for its well-appointed million-dollar manses throughout the Main Line and Chester County, a homebuilder is taking a stab at apartment development. Comment?
12 min ago | via Miami Today
Despite four record-breaking years, residential prices are only now regaining their 2004 highs, according to Teresa King Kinney, CEO of the Miami Association of Realtors. During an address at the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce South Florida Real Estate Summit last week on Jungle Island, Ms. Comment?
12 min ago | via Business Journal
Sales of vacation homes in 2014 surged to the highest level since at least 2003, when the National Association of Realtors began keeping track, jumping 57.4 percent from the previous year. Comment?
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