Barnstable Real Estate News
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Mar 23, 2016 | via Boston.com
Even Middlesex county, which has been on a price roll for years now, also saw its median price slip, albeit by a modest 1 percent, to $433,000. Red hot home prices across Massachusetts are cooling a bit as we head into the spring market in some good news for stressed out buyers. Comment?
Wednesday | via Lowell Sun
Two organizations that track the real estate market say the median price of a single-family home in Massachusetts has reached its highest level ever. The Warren Group announced that the median price jumped to $372,000 in June, surpassing the previous high of $370,000 reached in August 2005. Comment?
Tuesday | via Boston.com
Home prices in Massachusetts are once again soaring into record territory, with June's median sale price closing in on the $400,000 mark, blowing past peaks set a decade ago during the height of the real estate bubble. Market tracker The Warren Group, publisher of Banker & Tradesman, pegged June's median at a slightly lower but still record $372,000. Comment?
Monday Jul 18 | via Sentinel & Enterprise
The number of homes in Massachusetts placed under sales agreements in June was up 6.3 percent and the median price for pending sales was up 2.2 percent compared to June 2015, according to data compiled from three listing services and released Monday. The Massachusetts Association of Realtors reported that pending condominium sales were down by 0.4 percent in June, with the median price of a condo placed under a sales agreement up 6 percent to $349,000. Comment?
Thursday Jul 14 | via JD Supra
SJC-11995 , the Supreme Judicial Court answered the question of whether Bank of America, in its capacity as corporate trustee of a number of inter vivos trusts, qualified as an "inhabitant" of Massachusetts and was thus subject to fiduciary income tax in Massachusetts during the relevant tax year. Despite the undisputed facts that the bank was domiciled and had a principal place of business in North Carolina at all relevant times, the Court held that the bank was indeed an "inhabitant" of Massachusetts for purposes of the fiduciary income tax. Comment?
Friday Jul 8 | via Lowell Sun
Petitions to foreclose, the first step in the foreclosure process, rose in Massachusetts during May for the 27th consecutive time on a year-over-year basis, according to The Warren Group. The Boston-based provider of banking and real-estate data reported that lenders filed 1,130 petitions to foreclose in Massachusetts during May, up 28.7 percent from the 878 petitions filed in May 2015. Comment?
5 min ago | via Bellingham Herald
Becky Wright of Rock Hill, a social worker for the York County Council on Aging, found $300 in an ATM and turned it into police. Here's her story. Comment?
8 min ago | via Silicon Alley Insider
A lot of people think I'm crazy for buying a house by myself in the city. It comes up a lot in conversation. Comment?
6 hrs ago | via InvestorIdeas.com
July 29, 2016 Earlier today, eXp World Holdings, Inc. announced the addition of industry veteran Russ Cofano to its management team. Cofano will serve as EXPI's chief strategy officer and general counsel moving forward. Comment?
9 min ago | via The Real Deal
Gary Barnett's Extell Development is close to securing a $600 million senior construction loan for One Manhattan Square, following a struggle that led to delays in closing mezzanine financing for the 80-story condominium project. A consortium of lenders led by Deutsche Bank and AIG is providing the loan for the Lower East Side project. Comment?
13 min ago | via CFRB
A Federal Court judge has decided the Toronto Real Estate Board doesn't have to comply with a Competition Tribunal ruling that would allow its realtor members to post home-sales data online - for now. Judge Mary J.L. Gleason made the order on Wednesday, days before TREB's Aug. 3 deadline to make sales figures, pending sales and broker commissions more widely available. Comment?
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