Deer-Isle Real Estate News
Real Estate news for Deer-Isle, ME continually updated from thousands of sources.
Sep 15, 2016 | via Bangor Daily News
Maine is home to one of the oldest populations in the country, matched only by the age of its housing stock. The combination of aging residents, fixed incomes and deteriorating housing stock represents an imminent disaster and economic opportunity. Comment?
Oct 5, 2016 | via Insurance Journal West
An apartment house where six people died in a fire had been neglected during foreclosure and lacked alternative exits, allowing several bedrooms to become "death traps" when the blaze spread upstairs, a prosecutor said Monday to open the homeowner's manslaughter trial. The deaths were caused by the "unconscionable conduct" of landlord Gregory Nisbet, who failed to have working smoke detectors, adequate exits and other safety measures, Assistant Attorney General John Alsop said. Comment?
Sep 14, 2016 | via Bangor Daily News
If you Google "loans," you will trigger a bombardment of advertisements for something the lending industry calls "e-loans." Some of these websites claim "Approval in Two Minutes Online," "Online Loans Radically Simple" and "Bad credit? Apply anyway." Comment?
Jul 22, 2016 | via National Mortgage News
Real estate agents across Maine reported 1,960 sales of existing, single-family homes in June, an increase of 9.6% compared with a year earlier. The median price for those homes rose 5.5% to $198,000, according to a report issued Thursday by the Maine Association of Realtors. Comment?
Jul 9, 2016 | via Bangor Daily News
Army veterans Waylon Holbrook and Brad Howard take a break at the Habitat for Humanity work site. The men, who both fought in Operation Iraqi Freedom, are building Holbrook's new home. Comment?
Jul 3, 2016 | via Herald Gazette
Custom crafted immaculate home with quality features and association deep water dock with 55' of water at mooring. The open floor plan features double sided fireplace in living room and kitchen, first floor master bedroom, oversized 2 car garage, workshop, and bonus room. Comment?
3 min ago | via My Verona NJ
There's a very thin layer of ice on Verona Park lake today, and the freezing temperature seems to have affected the Verona real estate market too. There's only one new listing this weekend, and that new listing is also the only open house. Comment?
43 min ago | via Silicon Alley Insider
It's one of the cardinal rules of good financial health: Pay off your credit card - in full - once a month. But even if you diligently zero out your account on the last day of every month, your credit score can still fluctuate. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Daily World
Q: My husband and I are within ten years of retiring. We both work and plan to retire at the same time. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Fox News
Buying a home is a big undertaking, but your new home purchase might help you enjoy a world of tax breaks. If you're a new homeowner, you should know that there are several tax deductions available, some of which can put a fair amount of money back in your pocket. Comment?
1 hr ago | via The Washington Post
A former Cantor Fitzgerald & Co. trader was charged with defrauding customers by lying about prices of mortgage-backed securities, becoming the latest target of a U.S. crackdown on deceptive practices in the bond market. Comment?
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