Easton Real Estate News
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Oct 18, 2014 | via SouthCoastToday.com
Darlene Alferes, Head of Operations, is pleased to announce that Roy Aviles is their top producer for the month of September. This is quite an accomplishment for a realtor in his first full year in the business. Comment?
Monday Nov 10 | via Turnto10.com
"It's not terribly alarming these days to occasionally hear these kinds of stories," said Gil Diniz, of Prestige Realty Experts. Stories about people trying to take advantage of agents with information from signs or books of listings, and trying to contact them for a meeting but not about real estate. Comment?
Sunday Oct 26 | via SouthCoastToday.com
Mel Antonio Group, serving the Greater New Bedford area including Bristol and Plymouth counties, has announced that Anne Cabral is joining their office as a real estate agent. Cabral will assist property buyers and sellers in New Bedford and the surrounding areas. Comment?
Sunday Oct 26 | via SouthCoastToday.com
Smoke Detector Inspector, or SDI, formed by Rutch, a Dartmouth police officer for over 20 years, has been helping local realtors and fire departments with smoke detector inspections and certifications for the last three years. How Rutch transformed from police officer to inspecting smoke detectors can be traced 10 years ago when he became a landlord while on the force. Comment?
Sep 28, 2014 | via Patch.com
Mirroring a similar trend seen across Massachusetts, Mansfield experienced a drop in home sales in August compared to a year ago. Mansfield had 13 single-family home sales in August this year compared to 19 last year. Comment?
5 hrs ago | via Mortgage News Daily
The maximum conforming loan limit will remain at $417,000 for most of the U.S. in 2015. FHFA announced the limits, which define the size of loans eligible to be acquired by Fannie Mae or Freddie Mac, on Monday. Comment?
Sunday | via SouthCoastToday.com
Cities and towns enlist for-profit debt collection agencies to recoup money, but unwary homeowners can lose their properties in the process. As cash-strapped towns and cities around the Bay State face a mounting stash of unpaid tax liens, they are increasingly turning to for-profit companies to pursue delinquent property owners - prompting concern among consumer advocates that vulnerable residents are being hit with astronomical fees and sometimes are losing their homes in the process. Comment?
6 hrs ago | via Boston.com
The Warren Group reported that monthly sales of single-family homes rose 1.4 percent over the past year, to 4,404 from 4,345, the first time since June that year-over-year sales increased. The median home price also rose, Warren Group said, hitting $320,000 compared to $313,500 the year before. Comment?
Yesterday | via Banker & Tradesman
Sales of single-family homes in the Bay State rose slightly by 1.4 percent in October, marking the first time sales have increased year-over-year since June, according to the latest report by The Warren Group, publisher of Banker & Tradesman. A total of 4,404 single-family homes sold in October, compared with 4,345 a year earlier. Comment?
Sunday | via Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Nick Federico, Uxbridge treasurer/collector, with files where tax money was recovered by using a third-party collector. As cash-strapped towns and cities around Massachusetts face a mounting stash of unpaid tax liens, they are increasingly turning to for-profit companies to pursue delinquent property owners - prompting concern among consumer advocates that vulnerable residents are being hit with astronomical fees and sometimes are losing their homes in the process. Comment?
6 min ago | via Housing Wire
Bank earnings climbed to $38.7 billion in third quarter 2014 as institutions saw jumps in trading and other revenue, according to the latest report released today by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp . That translates to an increase of $2.6 billion in the third quarter, or 7.3%, from $36.1 billion in the same period a year earlier. Comment?
12 min ago | via KQED
Affordable housing condo buyer Marilyn Phillips says she had to jump many hoops before purchasing her new unit in D.C.'s Anacostia neighborhood. In Washington, D.C., a city with one of the highest costs of living in the nation, low-income residents are having trouble buying affordable housing - not because of a lack of it, but because of all the red tape. Comment?
14 min ago | via Business Wire
The Rating Outlook is Stable. A full list of rating actions follows at the end of this rating action commentary. Comment?
16 min ago | via Fox News
Months of sometimes violent protests following the police shooting of an unarmed teenager in Ferguson, Missouri in August has hit nearby homeowners particularly hard and, according to local real estate experts, there appears to be no let-up in sight, the Fox Business Network has learned. Amid the unrest that began in the summer, home prices in Ferguson have declined more than 8%, realtors say. Comment?
19 min ago | via Inside Bay Area
Sorry, we can't have it all. Even in San Mateo County, one of the most desirable places to live in the U.S., there are limits. Comment?
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