Paxton Real Estate News
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Tuesday Nov 25 | via Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Sales of existing single-family homes in Worcester County were flat during October compared to the same month a year ago, but median prices inched up, according to new data. A total of 598 homes sold during October in Worcester County, three more compared to a year earlier, according to a report Tuesday from The Warren Group, a Boston publisher that focuses on real estate. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 4 | via Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Lenders started 127 foreclosure actions in Worcester County during September as foreclosure activity jumped statewide, according to new data from a Boston publisher. The Warren Group said today that new foreclosure actions were up 48 percent in Worcester County over the same month last year. Comment?
Aug 25, 2014 | via Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Compared to Massachusetts, Worcester's economy is doing better on some measures and worse on others. Comment?
Jul 25, 2014 | via Patch.com
Pamela MacDougall, and employee of Milford Federal Savings and Loan Association , has been ranked as number one for loans produced for banks in the state of Massachusetts, Milford Federal announced this week. Comment?
Jul 23, 2014 | via Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Lenders ramped up foreclosure actions in Worcester County during June, and the state's central region continued to lead all other counties in new foreclosures, according to data released today. Comment?
Sunday Nov 23 | 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?
Tuesday Nov 25 | 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?
Tuesday Nov 25 | 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?
Sunday Nov 23 | 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 Nov 23 | 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?
3 min ago | via Haringey Independent
An overhaul of the stamp duty tax on properties is the reform that home-movers would be most keen to see put in place after next year's general election, a property website has found. Rightmove asked more than 41,000 people who were in the process of buying a new home or planning to do so to choose from a wish-list of housing policies they would like to see put in place following the election next spring. Comment?
4 min ago | via The Globe and Mail
For the first time in years, there is a buzz inside CIBC - a confidence instilled in its executives by early signs of above-industry-average growth. After years of lagging its peers, retail banking head David Williamson says he and other executives can't help but feel a little swagger. Comment?
Jan 13, 2014 | via American Reporter
DUMMERSTON, Vt. -- "Among the many visionary goals of our nation's right wing - impoverish older people, starve the poor, deny climate change, outlaw abortion and contraception, eliminate healthcare for millions - few are more foundational than defunding education in general and higher education in particular." Comment?
36 min ago | via The Straits Times
Australia has proposed strict new rules to control rising home sales to foreigners, a trend that is putting property prices out of reach of many first-time buyers and is politically hazardous for Tony Abbott's conservative government, whose support is slipping, the Wall Street Journal reported. A government committee assigned in March to probe overseas purchasing of Australian property issued recommendations Thursday. Comment?
51 min ago | via American Reporter
Will wonders never cease? I never thought the right-wing Republicans of the House of Representatives would join arms with the progressive Democrats that populate this newspaper and put the kibosh on President George W. Bush's greedy, unrealistic and anti-American $700 billion bailout plan for Wall Street. We hear the arguments about the impending ctastrophe, and we even admit that a few catastrophes are more than likely going forward without the plan. Comment?
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