Montpelier Real Estate News
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May 19, 2015 | via The Bennington Banner
The new Bennington branch of VSECU is now open at 194 North St., with a grand opening ceremony June 9. The new branch belongs to the nonprofit Vermont State Employee Credit Union, its name something of a misnomer as anyone who lives or works in Vermont can join. Located in the same building as Rite Aid Pharmacy at 194 North St., its opening comes after the merger between VSECU and Bennington E/E Federal Credit Union. Comment?
Mar 30, 2015 | via The Brattleboro Reformer
MONTPELIER >> Vermont lawmakers looking to raise $35 million in new revenue to help close a budget gap are proposing to raise part of that money by putting a new cap on the itemized deductions taken by some income tax filers. But many of Vermont's charitable and nonprofit groups are hoping the deduction cap passed by the House this past week can be reversed in the Senate. Comment?
Wednesday | via Berkshire Eagle
BURLINGTON >> Advocates for affordable housing and land conservation wrestled Tuesday with how to collaborate better among themselves and with other social service agencies, as well as how to generate more public understanding and enthusiasm for their work. While applauding the work that's been done by the Vermont Housing Conservation Board, speakers at a VHCB conference in Burlington agreed more needs to be done, particularly in affordable housing. Comment?
Monday Sep 28 | via The Brattleboro Reformer
In Windham County, prices of primary homes have remained steady during the first seven months of the year compared to last year. The number of sales has increased by 2 percent. Comment?
Wednesday Sep 16 | via Seven Days
The owner of a major company in Cleveland and his wife flew on his private jet into Burlington International Airport on a recent Sunday to look at some of the state's priciest properties. Their daughter attends Middlebury College, and they've fallen in love with Vermont, says Wade Weathers Jr., who has sold luxury real estate for 35 years. Comment?
Jul 29, 2015 | via The Brattleboro Reformer
MONTPELIER >> Loren Mandell Wood of Burlington came into the world 11 days ago at an "out-of-pocket maximum" cost of as much as $5,100. On Wednesday, he did not appear prepared to pull that money out of his pocket. Comment?
Jul 20, 2015 | via Manchester Journal
MANCHESTER >> Two local Realtors were recently recognized by their peers for their long and involved service to the Realtor community. Annie Bessette of TPW Real Estate has been named the South Central Vermont Board of Realtors' 2015 Realtor of the Year and Bart Caliaro received the Realtor Emeritus Award. Comment?
39 min ago | via American Reporter
I have written often over the past few years about the house of cards that is the American economy, but the events of the past week should frighten everybody. First, there was the collapse of IndyMac, a California bank deeply involved in subprime lending. Comment?
42 min ago | via American Reporter
Will wonders never cease? I never thought the right-wing Republicans of the House of Representatives would join arms with the progressive Democrats that populate this newspaper and put the kibosh on President George W. Bush's greedy, unrealistic and anti-American $700 billion bailout plan for Wall Street. We hear the arguments about the impending ctastrophe, and we even admit that a few catastrophes are more than likely going forward without the plan. Comment?
42 min ago | via American Reporter
With $700 billion dollars - about $2,400 for every man woman and child in America - Congress has just about paid back all those American and foreign banks for every bad loan they've ever made. All those credit card debts that people didn't feel like paying will soon be paid for by taxpayer money, courtesy of Congress. Comment?
Wednesday Sep 30 | via Seeking Alpha
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Wednesday Sep 30 | via The Daily News
Ray's Take After the biggest buildup to a meeting of the Federal Reserve in 10 years, they decided to do nothing. The Federal Reserve left the federal funds rate right where it's been since 2008, which is just above zero. Comment?
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