Paxton Real Estate News
Real Estate news for Paxton, MA continually updated from thousands of sources.
Tuesday Feb 24 | via Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Home sales and prices fell in Worcester County during January compared with the same month last year. A total of 360 single-family homes sold, down 2 percent over January 2014, according to The Warren Group, Boston publisher of the trade journal Banker & Tradesman. Comment?
Saturday Feb 7 | via Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Christopher Akeem Thomas of Webster gave a tour of the dilapidated home he's living in. Mr. Thomas, a native of Quincy, Fla., is squatting at 16 Slater St., a multifamily dwelling that has been abandoned by the landlord. Comment?
Jan 27, 2015 | via Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Not everything is about the snow today. Home sales data reported today showed that single-family home and condominium sales jumped in Worcester County during December but fell over the entire year 2014. Comment?
Jan 18, 2015 | via Go Local
The big news this week was that 29 knucklehead hippies jumped onto I-93 Thursday morning, chained themselves to barrels, and in a failed attempt to "draw attention" to the "black lives matter" movement. The protesters, many of which were wearing adult diapers because they intended to soil themselves, kept a chemotherapy patient from getting to an appointment, an ambulance from getting a seriously hurt patient to the hospital, and countless others from getting to work. Comment?
Jan 11, 2015 | via The Shrewsbury Lantern
The Massachusetts Real Estate statistics for 2014 are in, and the results were very surprising to both economists and real estate agents alike. Statewide, sales in December of 2014 were up significantly over 2013, an increase of almost 50%, from 2104 to 3078. Comment?
Wednesday Feb 25 | via Banker & Tradesman
The delinquency rate for mortgage loans on residential properties in Massachusetts was 6.81 percent at the end of the fourth quarter of 2014, a decrease of 19 basis points from the third quarter of 2014, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association . The delinquency rate excludes loans in the process of foreclosure. Comment?
Tuesday Feb 24 | via The Recorder
While eastern Massachusetts real estate agents are having a tough time selling homes in a frigid snowy winter, sellers in our part of the state are having an easier go of it. Comment?
Tuesday Feb 24 | via Nashoba Publishing Online
The start of three weeks of seemingly nonstop snow put a dent in January home sales in Massachusetts, with lower inventories continuing to push up prices. The Warren Group, publisher of Banker & Tradesman, reported Tuesday that 2,685 single-family homes were sold in the state last month, down 1.9 percent from the 2,736 sales recorded in January 2014. Comment?
Tuesday Feb 24 | via Home
Home sales in Massachusetts dropped in January to their lowest levels since February 2014, but one analyst sees pent-up demand leading to a busier spring if inventory levels are sufficient. The Warren Group reported a 2 percent decline in January home sales, compared to January 2014, and said it was the first monthly decline since September. Comment?
Thursday Feb 19 | via Boston.com
He populates the blog of McGeough Lamacchia Realty Inc. , which he owns, with graphs, charts, and data analysis. But Lamacchia gets more response to one number than to any other on the site: 25. "This seems to always be the most popular," Lamacchia said. Comment?
2 min ago | via Boston Herald
The U.S. Department of Justice says JPMorgan Chase will pay $50 million to 25,000 homeowners for failing to properly review payment-change notices sent to homeowners who were in bankruptcy. The Justice Department says JPMorgan Chase acknowledged it filed about 25,000 payment change notices that were sent to homeowners without a proper review. Comment?
2 min ago | via The New York Observer
Tenant activists are taking aim at one Democratic state senator for his close ties to the city's real estate industry. Alliance for Tenant Power, a liberal pro-tenants organization, is planning a series of tweets and Facebook memes blasting State Senator Jeffrey Klein, a Bronx Democrat and leader of the Independence Democratic Conference. Comment?
2 min ago | via Capital Weekly
This traditional farmhouse offers 2 unique and attractive rental units. Each with 2 bedrooms. Comment?
15 min ago | via KCTV5
Former House Speaker Gordon Fox was charged and agreed to plead guilty to bribery, wire fraud and filing a false tax return following an investigation that included a dramatic federal raid on the Statehouse, according to court documents unsealed Tuesday. The details from the documents bring an end to nearly a year of speculation about what the FBI, Internal Revenue Service and state police were investigating when they raided Fox's home and Statehouse office March 21, 2014. Comment?
6 min ago | via Reuters
JPMorgan Chase will pay $50 million as part of a national settlement agreement to compensate homeowners in bankruptcy over the use of robo-signing and other improper practices, the Department of Justice said on Tuesday. The settlement includes cash payments, mortgage loan credits and loan forgiveness to more than 25,000 homeowners, the department said in a statement. Comment?
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