West-Boxford Real Estate News
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Tuesday Dec 16 | via Cape Cod Times
When the bottom fell out of the housing market in 2008, some Massachusetts policy makers saw a possible silver lining. After years of fretting about the high cost of housing in the Bay State, and multiple attempts to encourage the creating of more affordable homes, the bursting of the housing bubble had brought prices down fast. Comment?
12 hrs ago | via Boston.com
Packed with tech and biotech jobs, Massachusetts has one of the highest median incomes in the country, rising to nearly $67,000 last year. But hold the champagne. Comment?
Sunday Dec 14 | via Sentinel & Enterprise
The foreclosure crisis is several years past its peak, and rates of foreclosure are declining from year to year. But the past 10 months have actually seen an increase in rates, which is especially discouraging in cities such as Fitchburg, which still have a long way to go toward recovery. Comment?
Tuesday Dec 2 | via Ayer Public Spirit
Foreclosure starts across Massachusetts in October reached their highest level in nearly two years and marked eight consecutive months of year-over-year monthly increases. The Warren Group reported Tuesday morning that lenders filed 965 foreclosure petitions in October, up from 504 during October 2013. Comment?
Tuesday Dec 2 | via Boston.com
The number of foreclosures initiated against Massachusetts homeowners jumped for an eighth consecutive month in October and the number of completed foreclosures rose slightly, according to a Boston real estate tracking firm. The Warren Group said foreclosure starts nearly doubled from the previous year, to 965 from 504 in October 2013. Comment?
9 hrs ago | via Patch.com
The New England housing market experienced a seasonal year-over-year sales decrease of -8.0% and a month-over-month sales decrease of -25.4%. Pending sales were up 5.8% over November 2013, while month-over-month figures declined-20.4% over October 2014. Comment?
10 hrs ago | via KSBW-TV
Not only has gas gotten cheaper, so have mortgages. The average rate for a 30-year fixed-rate loan now stands at 3.8%, a rate not seen since May 2013, according to Freddie Mac. Comment?
Wednesday | via Patch.com
Kurt Meehan, manager of Hammond Residential Real Estate's Lexington, Concord and Winchester offices, is pleased to announce that agent Cyndi Levine has affiliated with Hammond and will be collaborating with buyer and seller clients from Hammond's office located at 1775 Massachusetts Avenue. Levine is a longtime Lexington resident, where she resides with her husband Ben, an orthopedic surgeon, and their four daughters, all of whom have attended the public schools. Comment?
13 min ago | via Yahoo!
Clive Palmer's media adviser Andrew Crook and a second man have been charged over the alleged kidnapping of a bank executive. Mr Crook, aged 48 from New Farm, and Gold Coast private investigator Mick Featherstone, aged 51, have been charged with retaliation of a witness, attempting to pervert the course of justice and attempted fraud. Comment?
19 min ago | via Mercury-Register
The Fackrell family, Karl, holding infant Conner, Angie and 4-year-old Haiden receive the keys to their new home from Kathie Sowa, West region senior vice president for Bank of America, and Scott Syphax, president of The Nehemiah Companies on Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, during an event in which a veteran received a free home from Nehemiah Community Reinvestment Group and Bank of America in Oroville, California. Haiden Fackrell, 4, opens the door to his family's new home with his mother, Angie Fackrell, father Karl Fackrell and infant brother Conner Fackrell on Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, during an event in which a veteran received a free home from Nehemiah Community Reinvestment Group and Bank of America in Oroville, California. Comment?
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