Great Barrington Real Estate News
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Monday Sep 28 | via Berkshire Eagle
The Edith Wharton Restoration, the nonprofit that operates The Mount in Lenox, was 8.5 million in debt and near foreclosure in 2008. It has entirely paid off its debts. Comment?
Friday Sep 18 | via IBerkshires
The credit union announced Bissell's promotion effective Oct. 1 on Thursday. He replaces Marilyn Sperling, who is retiring after serving in the role for the last five years. Comment?
Thursday Sep 10 | via Berkshire Eagle
Richard J. and Elaine L. Lydon sold property at 205 East Shore Drive, Becket, to James F. Outen and Kathryn L. Sandstorm, $210,000. Casimer J. Wiater Sr. Estate and Stephen D. Wiater sold property at 66 Depot St., Cheshire, to Trevor T. and Angela M. Swistak, $19,000. Comment?
Sep 5, 2015 | via Berkshire Eagle
The owners of the Berkshire Mall say they have no plans to sell the county's largest retail shopping complex, and see Best Buy's pending departure as an "opportunity" to add new retail clients. Best Buy, an anchor tenant and one of the complex's most popular destinations, announced on Monday that it had declined to renew its lease with the mall's management company and would leave when its current contract expires on Oct. 31. The company has some 63 total employees at the Lanesborough store, 28 of them full-time. Comment?
Aug 8, 2015 | via Berkshire Eagle
LEE >> A few days after Peter and Lorraine Jahn put their house up for sale in June, an unfamiliar car pulled into their driveway on St. Mary's Avenue. "These two middle aged ladies get out; I've never seen them before," Lorraine said. Comment?
Friday Oct 2 | via Boston.com
The cost of buying a home in Brookline is headed towards the $2 million mark, making it the most expensive town in Massachusetts, new stats show. Brookline 's median home price hit $1,980,000 in August, a jump of over 20 percent over last year, the Massachusetts Association of Realtors reports. Comment?
Tuesday Sep 29 | via Boston.com
The Warren Group, a Boston real estate publisher, said house sales rose 16 percent in August, compared to the same month a year before. Prices also rose 3 percent for single-family residences to a median of $359,000, and condo sales volumes and prices also rose. Comment?
Tuesday Sep 22 | via Berkshire Eagle
BOSTON >> A bill sponsored by U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren that aims to give the public more details about settlements reached by federal enforcement agencies has passed the Senate. The Massachusetts Democrat says the goal of the bill is to require the agencies to be more transparent about any deals cut as part of the agreements. Comment?
Thursday Sep 17 | via MassLive.com
The former president of Westfield Technical Academy's Parent Volunteer Organization has been charged with larceny after allegedly stealing thousands of dollars from the organization's checking account. Jamaries Ruiz, 41, kept possession of the group's checkbook and was one of four people authorized to use it, Westfield Police Department Det. Comment?
Monday Sep 14 | via Patch.com
The Lamacchia Housing Report presents overall home sale statistics and highlights the average sale prices for single-family homes, condominiums, and multi-family homes in Massachusetts and Southern New Hampshire for July 2015 compared to July 2014 . Overall home sales in Massachusetts were up over 24% compared to July 2014 . Comment?
7 min ago | via Business Wire
The auction features a Jaguar owned by so... )--Fitch Ratings has affirmed all classes of Wachovia Bank Commercial Mortgage Trust, commercial mortgage pass-through certificates series 2003-C9. A detailed list of rating... SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Notifies Shareholders of Security California Bancorp of Commencement of an Investigation Concerning the Fairness of the Sale of the Company to Pacific Premier Bancorp, Inc. )--Levi & Korsinsky, LLP has commenced an investigation into the fairness of the sale of Security California Bancorp to Pacific Premier Bancorp, Inc. )--Fitch Ratings has affirmed all classes of Prudential Commercial Mortgage Trust 2003-PWR1 commercial mortgage pass-through certificates. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Star Tribune
Closing on a home can be exciting but also stressful for buyers, particularly those who are relying on financing. New rules aim to make sure buyers at least have a better understanding of the financial obligations they are signing up for when they take on a home loan. Comment?
9 min ago | via DNAInfo.com
A disbarred Staten Island lawyer who spent time behind bars for fraud before co-hosting a radio show called "Dealin' Straight" is in trouble with the law again - stealing more than $1 million from owners and potential buyers of homes in Brooklyn while posing as an attorney, prosecutors said. Dominick Crispino, 52, of Tottenville, was indicted on 21-counts, including grand larceny and practicing law without a license, in Brooklyn Federal Court on Wednesday afternoon for posing as a lawyer and swindling the owners of two homes out of money, according to the Brooklyn District Attorney's office. Comment?
26 min ago | via Finance and Commerce
The Dallas-Fort Worth area of Texas, prized for its diverse job market and success luring companies that are relocating, ranked as the top area for commercial-property investment in a survey of almost 1,500 real estate executives, according to a report Wednesday by the Urban Land Institute and PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP. Austin, Texas, and Charlotte, North Carolina, followed - while the big coastal cities of New York, San Francisco and Boston, traditional magnets for buyers, were deemed less attractive. Comment?
27 min ago | via The Real Deal
The latest batch of reports found that average Financial District rents topped $4,000 for the first time, Williamsburg home sales soared 269 percent over the last decade and Manhattan's average price per square foot was down in Q3. The number of new luxury development units priced $5 million and above in Manhattan is declining. Comment?
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