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2011 

Referrals Do I Ask For Them may seem like a silly question since referrals are the life blood of our business, but is it a silly question?  It would seem that asking for referrals at every opportunity that we get would be a natural thing to do, so why I am asking this question?  I am asking this ...
11/20/2011
  Today we celebrated my oldest son's 29th birthday by taking him as well as the rest of the family out to dinner.  Since it was his birthday we let him choose the restaurant, and it was not a surprise when he told us his choice.  Our family loves good barbecue and The Best Barbecue Around Is At...
11/19/2011
  26TH ANNUAL HOLIDAY ON MAIN STREET   The Middlesex Chamber of Commerce is one of the busiest Chambers in Connecticut.  The Chamber always has several events throughout the each month that they host, or assist the City with.  This time of the year the Chamber is particularly busy assisting the C...
11/18/2011
  Just when you think that interest rates cannot go any lower, the Connecticut Housing Finance Authority (CHFA) proves you wrong.  Today the Connecticut Housing Finance Authority (CHFA) Interest Rates Drop To New Low of 3.375%, that is unheard of for a 30 year fixed rate.  This already low rate ...
11/17/2011
The Connecticut Department of Banking held a Homeowners Mortgage Assistance Event at the Connecticut Convention Center yesterday.  The purpose of the event was to provide a one-on-one opportunity with mortgage lenders and HUD-approved housing counselor, with the hope of providing assistance to ho...
11/16/2011
  Economic news, especially as it relates to Real Estate is not very positive these days, which is why when I run across an article that at least offers up hope I like to pass it on.  That was the case today when I got an article e-mailed to me stating that the Chief Economist for the National As...
11/14/2011
The next Middlesex Chamber of Commerce Business After Work will be held at:  The Riverhouse at Goodspeed Station, Inc. 55 Bridge Rd. Haddam, CT 06438 Date: 11/28/2011 Time: 5:00 PM TO 7:00 PM You can't beat these Chamber events for Networking, as well as the free food and drink that they provide....
11/13/2011
In the mist of all the controversy surrounding Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, Republican Tennessee Senator Bob Corker is proposing Re-Privatizing Fannie Mae And Freddie Mac.   The bill would wean the two giant GSE’s off of government assistance that they have come so very comfortable with, and put t...
11/12/2011
  Just came back from dinner at Applebee's.  Applebee's is honoring all our Veterans today, by providing all that have served our country with a free meal.  You do have to show proof, but if you are truly a Veterans that is not a problem. The Applebee's that I was at in Wallingford was very busy...
11/11/2011
Just when you think that Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac can't possibly do anything more stupid than they have already done, they prove you wrong.  Just a month ago the two GSE's reported a 4.4 Billion dollar loss through the first three quarters of the year, and stated that they would need to request...
11/10/2011