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Recently a number of posts have been published about agents potentially being sued as a result of "mishandling a short sale or foreclosure." Personally I think HAFA makes this possibility even more real. Please do not think I am against HAFA. I am not. I think it is the best program that the g...
Had the following letter published in The CT Post this morning: Foreclosures - An American Tragedy Last week it was reported that 2.8 million homes were lost to foreclosure in 2009. This brings such actions to over 5 million homes that had previously been lost to foreclosure since 2007. Over th...
In this morning's edition of Rismedia, there is an excellent article, "Roundtable Releases Recommendations to Reinvigorate U.S. Housing Market." Whereas I applaud the five recommendations of the Round Table members and would like to see them enacted, neither the members, nor anyone else that I c...
If a potential buyer has owned a home for the past 20 years but can clearly show that he has continuosly has rent it out and never has lived in it, and owns no other properties, would this person qualify for the first time homebuyer tax credit? He has had a rental for his own residence for the p...
Just returned from a presentation by Max Pigman, VP, Realtor.com. Topic - Technology and Social Networking. It was terrific. If he comes your way, go!
This past Wednesday I was comparing YTD closings for 2009 versus the same period in 2008. For the six towns that I was examining, the results per closed sales were staggering. The chart below shows these results for single-family detached homes. The results for condominiums and multi-family ho...
It's Open House Sunday and may the Luck of the Irish shine upon our sellers. Luxurious townhouse condominium, $459,000. 47 Magnolia Circle, Crescent Village, Shelton, CT. Come on by. We would love to see you.
It's open house Sunday. May the luck of the Irish shine upon our sellers. 47 Magnolia Cir, Crescent Village, Shelton, CT. Luxurious townhouse condominium at $459,000.
Looks like Sunday is going to be a great day for an open house. We are having such an event at 47 Magnolia Lane, Crescent Village, Shelton, CT. This townhouse style condominium is better than new!
The Troubled Assets Relief Program, the Economic Stimulus I Plan, a possible Economics Stimulus II Plan being discussed, the Making Home Affordable Program, Universal Health Care for Everyone, Stem Cell Research, Presidential Signings, Cradle-to-Career Education and on and on it goes. Every day ...