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Thursday | via The Stamford Daily Voice
Thaddea Sheridan, a Realtor with William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty's Stamford office, and the Stamford Board of Realtors 2014 president, was named 2014 Stamford Realtor of the Year by the town's Board of Realtors. Sheridan is a top-producing Realtor with more than 13 years of experience in the field. Comment?
Thursday Dec 4 | via Greenwich Citizen
Randall Bell was hired by the Hudson City Savings Bank to negotiate the deal through which Newtown, Conn., took ownership of Nancy Lanza's Yogananda Street home. Photo: Contributed Photo Crime scene tape surrounds the home of Nancy Lanza, Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012, in Newtown, Conn. Comment?
Thursday Dec 4 | via The Newtown Bee
The acquisition of the former home of 12/14 shooter Adam Lanza at 36 Yogananda Street, a gift from Hudson City Savings Bank, was unanimously approved by Newtown's Legislative Council Wednesday evening. The Legislative Council on December 3 unanimously voted to acquire, at no cost to taxpayers, the home and property where 12/14 shooter Adam Lanza lived with his mother, Nancy Lanza. Comment?
Wednesday Dec 3 | via The Weston Daily Voice
FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- The Mid-Fairfield County Association of Realtors announced its new leadership team at its annual meeting and luncheon in November. Comment?
Friday Nov 28 | via News Times
Coldwell Banker ranked Connecticut cities and towns according to average prices for four-bedroom, two-bath homes in 2014. The top eight of the 69 towns and cities represented are found in Fairfield County. Comment?
Monday Dec 8 | via Banker & Tradesman
Economic activity in New England continued its modest, if sometimes uneven, expansion ahead of the winter months, which dampened growth last year. According to the Federal Reserve's latest Beige Book, the First District, which encompasses all of New England except for Connecticut's Fairfield County, saw year-over-year sales and revenue increases in retail and manufacturing contacts, net hiring in more robust fields and pay levels rising somewhat for temporary workers. Comment?
Wednesday Dec 3 | via News Times
Waterfront homes in southwestern Connecticut, those shoreline gems that give the region its Gold Coast reputation, are back in favor following a slump prompted by the recession and hurricanes, according to a new report from William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty. "The real estate market for waterfront homes has been in flux for the last six years," said William Pitt Sotheby's CEO Paul Breunich. Comment?
Oct 29, 2014 | via National Mortgage News
Washington Trust Bancorp is eager to dip its toe in the water when it comes to Fairfield County, Conn., but the company is reluctant to take a full plunge into that booming market. The $3.4 billion company, based in Westerly, R.I., opened a mortgage lending office in Darien less than a month ago, prompting speculation that the move would pave the way for more branches or an acquisition. Comment?
Oct 21, 2014 | via Norwalk Citizen News
Westby is a Thomaston lawyer and former Marine who opposes Connecticut's new gun law, would scrap the Common Core education standards and says the office of state attorney general has become a meddling, anti-business operation that needs to be reined in. "One of the things I want to do to make the state more business friendly, and that means an attorney general's office that isn't out to get them," Westby said. Comment?
Oct 21, 2014 | via Examiner.com
Peter Lumaj, the Republican and Independent Party nominee for Connecticut Secretary of the State, called on Secretary Denise Merrill this evening to publicly condemn Democratic State Representative Victor Cuevas for his involvement in the latest corruption and voter fraud scandal to hit the Capitol - Cuevas is accused of both mortgage fraud as well as voter fraud. An Affidavit of Complaint filed with the SEEC on October 8th, 2014 alleges that Representative Cuevas served in the General Assembly representing Waterbury's 75th district, while maintaining his primary residence in Bristol. Comment?
6 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
Strategic holdings can be an excellent way to focus a portion of your portfolio towards an area of the market that you feel offers a unique value proposition. Investors managing their money through retirement often have different needs than during their growth and accumulation years. Comment?
9 min ago | via Portland Real Estate Blog
Just in time for the holidays, a bill is heading to President Obama's desk to allow tax relief for those with short sale mortgage forgiveness in 2014. In short , a short sale is a real estate transaction in which the amount paid for a property falls short of the balance and fees owed and this amount is forgiven. Comment?
15 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
Ten top Challenger stocks by yield projected 29% greater gains from $5k invested in the lowest-priced five than from an equal investment in all ten. Annual dividends divided by closing stock prices as of December 17 determined yields. Comment?
17 min ago | via The New Zealand Herald
" Savvy Seattle-area real estate agents have gained an advantage by paying attention to the growing connections between China and Washington state. "I'm so glad my mother made me study Chinese," laughed property broker Janie Lee, after showing a client from Beijing a $4 million home in the suburb of Medina. Comment?
18 min ago | via The Wichita Eagle
But three years into pursuing his bachelor's degree, the 31-year-old Clearwater native saw how much debt he was accumulating from student loans. "So when I was 23, I joined Keller Williams in Overland Park," said Freed, who with his wife, Rochelle, has a 1-year-old daughter. Comment?
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