Taunton Real Estate News
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Oct 24, 2015 | via SouthCoastToday.com
Mel Antonio Group, serving the Greater New Bedford area and beyond since 2006, has announced that Byron R. Ford, Jr. , REALTOR/CBR, has been named the Top Sales and Top Listing Agent for September, a double title he has earned five other times in 2015. He was also the Top Sales and Top Listing Agent for 2014 and achieved the most units sold in the WEICHERT Northern New England region for 2013 and 2014. Comment?
Sep 23, 2015 | via SouthCoastToday.com
A public auction of the former Benjamin's restaurant in Taunton failed to attract high enough bids on Wednesday to meet a minimum set by the local bank that now owns the property. With a large crowd of spectators filling the Bay Street parking lot, the outdoor auction of the beloved Taunton landmark lasted about five minutes, fielding several bids, the highest of which was $750,000. Comment?
Sep 17, 2015 | via SouthCoastToday.com
Sen. Marc R. Pacheco and his Senate colleagues voted to pass legislation that works to restore the titles of foreclosed properties after thousands of foreclosure sales in Massachusetts were determined to be void as the result of state Supreme Judicial Court decisions. The legislation provides legislative relief for Massachusetts residents who have purchased foreclosed properties or purchased homes where there were prior foreclosures in the chain of title. Comment?
Sep 1, 2015 | via SouthCoastToday.com
Bristol County residents, on average, carry credit card debt equal to 11 percent of their income and 10.8 percent of their wealth, ranking the fourth-highest in Massachusetts. Statewide, average credit card debt is 10.3 percent of per capita income and 7.9 percent of per capita wealth, according to a recent study by financial advice website SmartAsset. Comment?
Aug 19, 2015 | via SouthCoastToday.com
The now-shuttered landmark Taunton restaurant is set to be sold off at a live auction at 11 a.m. Sept. 23 on site at 698 Bay St., in what the auctioneer called “an incredible opportunity” for a potential owner. “It's kind of an iconic place down that area,” said Daniel McLaughlin, who runs a Boston-based auctioneering company. Comment?
1 hr ago | via SouthCoastToday.com
Patrick Dawson, marketing manager of Dawson Real Estate in Mattapoisett, recently announced that Sandy Dawson Galavotti was the top listing agent and Julie Tichon Ciffolillo was the top selling agent for October. Galavotti has been with the firm for 17 years. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 25 | via National Mortgage News
In this new role, Wu will be responsible for overseeing all residential sales and the firm's operations team in Irvine, Calif. Prior to the promotion, she served as the vice president of enterprise solutions where she was responsible for the creation of technical and business processes for the residential lending business. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 24 | via Construction Equipment Guide
After Raytheon Co. announced last year it would close its longtime research facility in Sudbury, town officials outlined their vision for redevelopment of the 50-acre site: a mixed-use project of retail, office space, and homes, including rental units to meet state affordable housing requirements. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 24 | via Insurance Journal West
The largest force-placed insurance company in Massachusetts has agreed to provide refunds to homeowners to settle allegations that it improperly charged for force-placed insurance policies, Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey announced. Under the terms of the assurance of discontinuance, filed Monday in Suffolk Superior Court in Boston, American Security Insurance Company, a subsidiary of Assurant Inc., will refund premiums to thousands of Massachusetts homeowners who were allegedly required to purchase unnecessary or overpriced force-placed insurance policies. Comment?
Saturday Nov 21 | via SouthCoastToday.com
It's still possible in Boston for a mail carrier, an accountant and a Harvard-trained psychiatrist - basically, the crowd from "Cheers" - to live as neighbors. That finding by the real estate brokerage Redfin makes the capital of Massachusetts a rarity at a time when neighborhoods in most U.S. cities are increasingly isolated from each other by income and home values. Comment?
30 min ago | via Journal of the San Juans
Although employment is up across the San Juan Islands and the economy seems to be rebounding, residents still face stagnant wages while the price of everything from rent to groceries is increasing. That was the message in a recent report by the San Juan County Economic Development Council. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Palo Alto Weekly
This week, the oldest listed previous sale comes from Palo Alto in 1989. Learn about this home sales and others in this week's list of recent home sales. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Silicon Alley Insider
Britain's horrific housing shortage is rocket-boosting property prices , leaving Londoners stuck in an impossible situation where they cannot earn enough to keep up with the surge. The dearth in basic supply and rising demand mean prices have skyrocketed to A 286,000 on average across the country, according to the Office for National Statistics. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Marietta Times
Student loan debt has surpassed the debt owed on credit cards. Yes, according to Forbes magazine that means students across the United States owe $1.2 trillion from their college education. Comment?
2 hrs ago | via Lancaster and MoreCambe Citizen
First-time buyers saving into the Government's new Help to Buy Isa scheme will be offered rates as high as 4%. Banks and building societies have started to unveil details of the products they will be offering under the initiative, as competition to attract savers heats up ahead of the scheme's launch next week. Comment?
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