Easton Real Estate News
Mar 5, 2015 | via SouthCoastToday.com
Bristol County has been awarded federal funds to supplement local emergency food and shelter programs under the Emergency Food and Shelter National Board Program . The federal department responsible for this program is the Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency – these are not state/county government or United Way Funds. Comment?
Feb 28, 2015 | via SouthCoastToday.com
Congratulations to sales associate Sharon Josefek , who has achieved Top Producer honors for 2014 for Joyce D. Lopes Realty with nearly $5.5 million in sales. Sharon, who has been affiliated with the company since 1994, is a consistent top producer in every market. Comment?
Nov 10, 2014 | 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?
Oct 26, 2014 | 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?
Oct 26, 2014 | 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?
9 hrs ago | via Housing Wire
The Appeals Court of Massachusetts found in favor of Mortgage Electronic Registration System and upheld the validity of its assignment of a mortgage. This is the latest in a long string of legal victories for MERS, as covered in the April issue of HousingWire magazine. Comment?
11 hrs ago | via Boston.com
After a tough winter that kept buyers off the roads and homes off the market, early signs point to a strong rebound in real estate activity this spring. Listings are up. Comment?
Wednesday Apr 15 | via Sentinel & Enterprise
Pending home sales rose in Massachusetts for the 24th time in 25 months, according to the Massachusetts Association of Realtors. The Realtor-advocacy group reported Tuesday that 4,836 single-family homes came under agreement in March, up 14.4 percent from the same month a year earlier. Comment?
Tuesday Apr 14 | via Ayer Public Spirit
Home buyers in Massachusetts puts deals under agreement at a faster clip in March compared to last year. The Massachusetts Association of Realtors announced Tuesday morning that pending home sales for the month were up more than 14 percent compared to last March. Comment?
Tuesday Apr 7 | via Boston.com
Home prices are soaring in many communities, open houses are packed, and bidding wars are back in style, which all begs the question: Is Massachusetts heading towards another housing bubble? A recent report by a Florida property valuation firm suggests that Massachusetts is among 13 states and the District of Columbia, where home prices are rising far faster than the cost of building or renting a home. The widening gap could be an early warning sign that the state is creeping back into another bubble, said David Macpherson, an economist with Smithfield & Wainwright, which values real state for regulatory agencies and financial institutions. Comment?
8 min ago | via Sky News
Good news for borrowers as banks compete to slash lending rates to an all time low and experts forecast cheap loans will stay. Increased competition between lenders and ultra-low base rates from the Bank of England has allowed one company to offer a five-year mortgage with a fixed interest rate of just 1.99%. Comment?
16 min ago | via RecruitingBlogs.com
Long after the deteriorating scenarios of recession, the global economy is still struggling to regain its stability. But, a good recovery has been realized, keeping everything back in place. Comment?
23 min ago | via Xinhuanet
China's real estate market continued to weaken but with narrowing price drops in March, leaving analysts to expect a further rebound with new relaxed mortgage rules. Of 70 large and medium-sized cities surveyed, the number that saw new home prices dip on a monthly basis in March stood at 50, 16 fewer than in February, the National Bureau of Statistics said on Saturday. Comment?
35 min ago | via Sheffield Star
Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. The average house price in Sheffield is 155,000 - almost seven times the average salary of residents, according to new figures. Comment?
44 min ago | via Braintree and Witham Times
The battle between lenders to chop down the mortgage rates on offer has intensified, with a company unveiling a new five-year deal with a record low rate of under 2%. On Monday, HSBC said it will launch a five-year fixed-rate mortgage with a rate of 1.99%. Comment?
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