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Friday | via The Two River Times
Susan is the daughter of Robert and Kathy Anuszewski of Kennebunkport, Maine. She graduated from the University of New England, Biddeford, Maine, with a B.A. in business administration. Comment?
Friday | via Philly.com
The biggest firms in Philadelphia and other cities with booming real estate markets say finding lawyers skilled in handling the zoning, tax, and transactional pieces of complex projects has become a near impossibility. There simply aren't enough lawyers to go around, and that has stretched existing practice groups and forced firms to move lawyers internally from other specialties. Comment?
Thursday | via Philly.com
BEFORE YOU COULD ask, "What will 'Person E' do next?" Philadelphia heard from longtime NBC10 anchor Renee Chenault-Fattah in a letter to her bosses. Federal prosecutors alleged Wednesday in an 85-page indictment against her husband, U.S. Rep. Chaka Fattah, and four others that Chenault-Fattah fraudulently sold her 1989 Porsche Carrera to a Florida-based lobbyist for $18,000. Comment?
Thursday Jul 30 | via Philly.com
Renee Chenault-Fattah, wife of the indicted Rep. Chaka Fattah , denied assertions by federal prosecutors that she played a role in a fraudulent car sale,, according to a letter she wrote Thursday and forwarded to her employer, NBC10. The alleged car scheme was outlined in a federal indictment of Fattah on Wednesday. Comment?
Thursday Jul 30 | via NBC Philadelphia
In a letter forwarded to NBC 10 Thursday morning, Renee Chenault-Fattah wrote in reference to the sale of her 1989 Porsche Carrera convertible "both the indictment and media accounts are incorrect." Chenault-Fattah is not named or charged in the case but is identified as the congressman's wife, "Person E" and an "affiliate of the Fattah enterprise" in the federal indictment filed against her husband, Rep. Chaka Fattah and four others on charges including racketeering, bribery and wire fraud. Comment?
Thursday Jul 30 | via Business Journal
One of northeastern Pennsylvania's largest banks plans to enter the Philadelphia region has agreed to buy Upper Darby-based Eagle National Bancorp for $25.3 million. Essa Bancorp's acquisition of Eagle National means it adds five locations in the western suburbs - Upper Darby, Haverford, Landsdowne, Devon and West Chester. Comment?
Thursday Jul 30 | via GantDaily.com
In a recent story, Money magazine recognized Pennsylvania as the state with the most assistance programs to help homebuyers and homeowners. The article draws on data posted online by mortgage Web site HSH.com, which ranks the 50 states and Washington, D.C., with Pennsylvania coming out on top. Comment?
Wednesday Jul 29 | via Forbes.com
I serve as president of FutureCast, a millennial marketing consultancy. I am the co-author of "Marketing to Millennials" and frequently keynote about advertising, innovation and consumer trends. Comment?
Thursday Jul 23 | via Time
Trying to scrounge together a down payment for a house? Your first instinct may be to hit up mom and dad. One more option you shouldn't overlook: The state where you live. Comment?
Wednesday Jul 22 | via Natl. Relocation & Real Estate
A year since their merger, Howard Hanna Real Estate Services and William E. Wood and Associates are becoming one in their branding. Residents in Virginia and North Carolina who are used to the familiar red William E. Wood signs in front of homes will, as of July 15, now see a new green one that bears the new name of the combined company, "We are proud to announce our new name in Southeastern Virginia and Northeastern North Carolina and are glad to add William E. Wood to the Howard Hanna family of companies," says Helen Hanna Casey, President of Howard Hanna Real Estate Services. Comment?
3 min ago | via New York Post
Dear John: Why do you just assume that the US economy must grow at more than 2.5 percent per year? Why must it grow at all? R.B. Dear R.B.: Oh, you are mistaken. I don't assume that the US economy is going to grow at 2.5 percent. Comment?
10 min ago | via KNDO
No doubt about it, a newly constructed home has tremendous appeal. Everything is fresh and clean, just waiting for you and your family to move in, and the finishes and fixtures are exactly what you want. Comment?
25 min ago | via Inside Bay Area
Bay Area residents face high housing costs, driven by low supply that is inadequate to meet demand. California's nonpartisan Legislative Analyst recently reported on high housing costs in California. Comment?
55 min ago | via KVII-TV Amarillo
"We'd like to see it go back to the way it was, it was a great happy home for a while and now it's pretty chaotic," Probst said. He said the playa lake overflows behind his house are to blame, but he's tried everything he can do to not give up on his beloved home. Comment?
59 min ago | via Dallas Morning News
After seeking help and working for weeks with a volunteer financial planner, the Greenways are now feeling more confident, although work remains. "There's a light at the end of the tunnel," said Lisa Greenway, 39. The Greenways have a lot going their way. Comment?
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