Jackman Real Estate News
Feb 27, 2015 | via The Newark Star-Ledger
Hillsborough police and the Somerset County Prosecutor's Office combined to arrest a couple who defrauded a 71-year-old woman out of her life savings. (Photo by Ed Murray HILLSBOROUGH - A Hillsborough couple who authorities allege swindled a senior citizen out of life savings, taking out loans against two properties she owned and later selling one property without her knowledge to finance an upscale lifestyle, have been indicted on charges of second-degree theft by deception. Comment?
Sep 22, 2014 | via Bangor Daily News
Single-family home sales rose in August, compared with last year, as the median price paid for those homes dipped to $178,000. The total volume of home sales for the state's busiest month for real estate transactions rose 3.3 percent from one year ago, bucking a national and regional decline in single-family home sales, according to a transaction tracking service maintained by the Maine Association of Realtors. Comment?
Tuesday Apr 14 | via Bangor Daily News
On Monday, lawmakers rejected a bill supported by Maine's hospitality industry that would have extended hotel licensing requirements to every entity that rents rooms overnight to guests for less than seven days. The prime target for the hotel industry, of course, were homeowners throughout Maine who rent out rooms in their houses through websites such as Airbnb . Comment?
Sunday Apr 12 | via Herald Gazette
Finding a niche for a new business in the Midcoast can be difficult; however, a local couple has figured out how to use their already established business to expand into their newest endeavor. On the Water Real Estate Inc., sister company to On the Water in Maine Inc. Vacation Property Rentals and Maine Watercraft Rentals Inc., is the new business opened by Justin and Tiffany Ford. Comment?
Friday Apr 3 | via Sun Journal
That's because more than 2,300 homeowners and 540 businesses in Maine are facing annual increases in currently below-market flood insurance rates. Federal law changes that took effect April 1 will deliver rate increases to a subset of Maine flood insurance policyholders - about 3,300 - when their policies come up for renewal. Comment?
Tuesday Mar 31 | 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?
2 min ago | via Recordpub.com
Statistics provided by the Ohio Supreme Court show that foreclosure filings declined in the state in 2014 for the fifth straight year. Comment?
2 min ago | via The Daily Record
Searching for a new home can be daunting. There are so many factors to consider: number of bathrooms, yard space, zoning restrictions and location. Comment?
Friday | via Business Wire
Whiting Petroleum Corporation Senior Vice President, Exploration and Development Mark R. Williams to Present at IPAA Oil and Gas Investment Symposium )--Whiting Petroleum Corporation Senior Vice President, Exploration and Development Mark R. Williams to Present at IPAA Oil and Gas Investment Symposium )--Breast cancer survivor and former "Good Morning America" host Joan Lunden and hundreds of Susan G. Komen advocates meet with Members of Congress )--Inland Real Estate Corporation announced that today it paid a cash distribution of $0.0475 per share on the outstanding shares of its common stock to c... )--The Board of Directors of AptarGroup, Inc. today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.28 per share. Comment?
18 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
Krugman says we do not need new economic models, we just need to make better use of the ones we already have. Indeed, even very old models that we long since consigned to dusty archives can help remind us of things we have forgotten about. Comment?
19 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
Investors looking for long term predictable gains in the stock market should forget about leveraged ETFs, call options and penny stocks. Dividend growth stocks are the preferred choice. Comment?
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