Kent Real Estate News
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Thursday Nov 19 | via The Day
Start of The Day's series on area foreclosures is shown in this photo of the Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014 front page. New Haven - An Easton man was charged Thursday in federal court with operating a mortgage-fraud scheme that targeted homeowners who were on the verge of losing their homes. Comment?
Thursday Nov 19 | via The Day
It wasn't so long ago that the right-wing Republican candidate for eastern Connecticut's congressional seat lambasted then Attorney General Eric Holder for "sinister" plans to destroy the country. It seemed like part of a crazy rant then against the country's first black president and first black attorney general. I am beginning to think, though, that sinister may not be such a bad word after all for the former attorney general, who has returned to his comfy corner office in the corporate law firm where, before launching his public service career, he took home a cool $2.5 million in annual pay. Comment?
Thursday Nov 5 | via Insurance News Net
Nov. 05--NORTH HAVEN -- Home owners living in flood zones could face significant increases in their insurance coverage if they are part of a government-backed program, according to real estate industry and disaster remediation officials. The reason for the increases in flood insurance available for Connecticut homeowners is the damage done along the state's coastline by Superstorm Sandy in 2012 and Tropical Storm Irene in 2011, said Michael Barbaro, president of the New Haven Middlesex Association of Realtors. Comment?
Saturday Oct 31 | via VDARE
In the last few years, New Deal era "redlining" has come to be seen as one of America's most horrific historic sins, on par with slavery, due to the profound research of America's foremost public intellectual, Genius T. Coates, who made FHA redlining central to his argument for massive reparations to blacks. NEWARK - The green welcome sign hangs in the front door of the downtown branch of Hudson City Savings Bank, New Jersey's largest savings bank. Comment?
Oct 28, 2015 | via Norwalk Citizen News
State Sen. Carlo Leone has backed increased regulation of mortgage loan lenders and originators in his former role as chairman of the Connecticut General Assembly's banking committee. State Sen. Carlo Leone has backed increased regulation of mortgage loan lenders and originators in his former role as chairman of the Connecticut General Assembly's banking committee. Comment?
5 min ago | via DNAinfo.com
A long-vacant hospital building which sits near one of the most coveted elementary schools in Forest Hills poses a potential danger to local children, some parents said. The former Parkway Hospital, at 70-35 113th St., has been an empty eyesore with its windows boarded up since it closed in 2008. Comment?
8 min ago | via Norwalk Citizen News
That's according to Mark Haefele, who overseas the investment policy and strategy for $2 trillion as UBS's global chief investment officer. London and Hong Kong are the two most extreme examples of overvalued housing markets, with Hong Kong's real-estate prices nearly 200% above 2003 levels despite stagnant rent and income. Comment?
48 min ago | via Globe and Mail
Many of Canada's big banks have been slashing costs this year, but the impact has been largely unknown - until now. As the banks begin reporting fiscal fourth-quarter results on Tuesday, observers will be looking for any signs that the slow Canadian economy is affecting loan growth and the banks' other financial activities. Comment?
48 min ago | via Bangkok Post
A saleswoman for a housing developer provides project details to a customer at a housing fair. GH Bank offers low-rate mortgages for low-income earners.a Now is the best time for low-income earners to have their own homes, with the door opened to them by the state-owned GH Bank's flexible housing loans and the government's cuts in transfer and mortgage fees as part of the property stimulus package. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Coastal Breeze News
For nearly 25 years George Percel has been intimately involved in the Marco Island and Naples real estate world. George's love for the real estate industry saw him as the Executive Director of the Marco Island Area Association of Realtors where he worked closely with realtors, the bodies that govern realtors, and the laws that guide them. Comment?
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