Keansburg Real Estate News
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Wednesday Dec 3 | via Northern Michigan News
A New Jersey man was convicted of murder Thursday for bludgeoning his wife with a frying pan then strangling her, apparently after they argued over the dire state of their finances. Former securities salesman Patrick Allen had been trying to hide the family's financial difficulties from his wife, Kimberly, before the argument that led to her death in 2011, prosecutors said. Comment?
Wednesday Dec 3 | via The Jersey Journal
Patrick Allen, 47, is charged with murder, possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose - specifically a frying pan - hindering apprehension and tampering with evidence. Monmouth County Assistant Prosecutor Maria Franceschini said Allen killed his wife, 44-year-old Kimberly Allen, when she found out about the families financial struggles after he had promised her the year before to fix it. Comment?
Nov 19, 2014 | via Asbury Park Press
The Ocean County Long-Term Recovery Group has been holding a series of programs to help Sandy victims understand the complicated state RREM program, which offers grants to help them rebuild damaged or destroyed homes. Comment?
Nov 9, 2014 | via Natl. Relocation & Real Estate
One of the world's leading luxury real estate firms, Engel & VA lkers, has announced its first New Jersey brokerage in Monmouth County, adding to its growing network as the European-based brand continues to expand in new markets throughout North America. The area's leading luxury real estate brokerage, Critelli REALTORSA has joined the brand as Engel & VA lkers Monmouth County. Comment?
Nov 8, 2014 | via The Two River Times
Mary Burke, CRB, CRS, GRI, president, owner and broker of record, Heritage House Sotheby's International Realty, was one of five guest speakers at the Metro New Jersey Chapter of the Appraisal Institute's annual fall conference on Oct. 25 in Iselin. Burke's presentation, "The REALTOR View," covered multiple Monmouth County real estate topics; including selling real estate today, recent market developments, economic recovery impact, financing and mortgages, local supply and demand trends, lifestyle trends, year-to-date sold properties reports and closing with the biggest real estate challenges for 2015-2016. Comment?
Tuesday Dec 16 | via NJ.com
Drivers could get the option to use their smartphone to show their driver's license, instead of a paper license, under a bill to be proposed by State Senator Thomas Kean Jr. to have state motor vehicle officials study it. It's appropriate to look at it and see if it protects drivers security, adds to convenience and enhanced efficiency," Senator Thomas Kean Jr. A state senator is set to propose legislation directing the state Motor Vehicle Commission to conduct a study on whether New Jersey should give drivers the option to show a license on their smartphone. Comment?
Thursday Dec 11 | via Mortgage News Daily
While overall foreclosure activity overall continued its now years-long decline from housing crisis peaks there was a significant year-over-year increase in foreclosure starts. RealtyTrac says in its November U.S. Foreclosure Market Report that 55,906 properties started the foreclosure process during the month, a decrease of 1 percent from October but a 6 percent increase from a year ago. Comment?
Saturday Nov 29 | via Central Ohio
Homeless after Superstorm Sandy flooded the Ortley Beach condominium she was renting, Tango, 61, relied on assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to pay her rent and living expenses at an apartment she rented in Howell. But the October letter demanded repayment of $15,500 - and threatened to garnish her monthly Social Security disability check if she didn't pay it back. Comment?
Saturday Nov 29 | via Courier News
Greater Plainfield Habitat for Humanity is taking over the Middesex County Habitate for Humanity to build more homes for needy families. After 25 years, Plainfield Habitat for Humanity expands to Middlesex County Greater Plainfield Habitat for Humanity is taking over the Middesex County Habitate for Humanity to build more homes for needy families. Comment?
Thursday Nov 27 | via NorthJersey.com
Powered by a surge in multifamily construction, home building in New Jersey is on track for its strongest year since 2006. Builders have taken out 23,738 building permits through October, up 18 percent from the same period last year, according to data released this week from the U.S. census - and more than 60 percent of the permits have been for multi-family units. Comment?
57 min ago | via The Times
Charmaine Smith hugs two of her kids, Dorrian, 4, and Ellishiah, 7, on Saturday at the Home for a Hero dedication to the Smith family. The Smiths will be living in their new home by Christmas. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Anchorage Daily News
OPINION: In crafting the upcoming state budget as oil prices continue to sag, it may be useful to factor in the role of state spending in the economy. The bottom has fallen out of the oil market. Comment?
2 hrs ago | via The Miami Herald
The search for documents is on for immigrants who may qualify for a work permit and reprieve from deportation under measures President Barack Obama announced last month. Applicants must prove they were in the country continuously since Jan. 1, 2010 - a tall order for many accustomed to avoiding trails. Comment?
3 hrs ago | via The Columbus Dispatch
Retired Army Staff Sgt. Jason Gibson salutes as the national anthem is sung by Nacrina Alvarez Blanco, right, at his new home. Comment?
3 hrs ago | via Dallas Morning News
The government has released details of a plan to encourage more people to buy homes. Soon, it will be easier for banks to offer mortgages with down payments as low as 3 percent. Comment?
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