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Saturday Jun 13 | via SouthCoastToday.com
Freitas, a broker associate who had a total of eight transactions for the month, avails this opportunity to express his gratitude for the continued support from all of his clients, customers, friends and family as he remains focused on achieving another successful year in real estate. Freitas, who resides in Fairhaven, specializes in the marketing and selling of distressed single and multi-family properties, and is also licensed in Florida. Comment?
May 4, 2015 | via SouthCoastToday.com
The former Benjamin's restaurant filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy with around $300,000 in debt this week, according to federal court filings and a lawyer representing the business. The landmark Taunton restaurant continued to rack up the debt in recent years until announcing this weekend that Benjamin's is now closed after nearly 50 years in business, giving nearly 100 employees a one-day notice that they would lose their jobs. Comment?
Mar 5, 2015 | via SouthCoastToday.com
Bristol County has been awarded federal funds to supplement local emergency food and shelter programs under the Emergency Food and Shelter National Board Program . The federal department responsible for this program is the Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency – these are not state/county government or United Way Funds. Comment?
Thursday Jul 2 | via Go Local
NARPP identified traditional consumer punching bag, Bank of America , as the company with the best retirement plan out of the 18 they studied. BOA projects that nearly 80% of their plan participants started or increased contributions to the plan last year. Comment?
Friday Jun 26 | via WBUR-AM Boston
Fourteen years ago, David Wilson and Rob Compton joined six other gay couples to begin planning a lawsuit that would demand the right to marry in Massachusetts. They won. Comment?
Thursday Jun 25 | via jdsupra.com
Courts have sought to simplify their approach to determining whether an action is derivative or direct - a determination that the Delaware Supreme Court has acknowledged "is sometimes difficult." Tooley v. Comment?
Tuesday Jun 23 | via Boston.com
The percentage of US households owning their homes slid last year to 64.5 percent, the eighth consecutive year of declines and the lowest level in two decades, according to a report released Wednesday by the Joint Center for Housing Studies at Harvard University. In Greater Boston, the ownership rate is even lower: 60.9 percent, down from 64.2 percent prior to the recession, according to the latest data. Comment?
Friday Jun 19 | via Go Local
Rand Paul provided his income tax vision in the Wall Street Journal , calling for what projects to a $2 trillion tax cut over 10 years through the implementation of a 14.5% flat tax. The flat tax is not an entirely new concept, but it's an idea that never caught on in popularity for any of the other presidential candidates that have supported it. Comment?
21 min ago | via Yahoo!
The number of property investor loans processed by Australia's largest mortgage broker fell in June, with a big slide in investment loans in the booming Sydney market. AFG processed a record 11,056 mortgages worth $5.1 billion in June, but only 36.9 per cent were for property investment, down from 40.9 per cent in May. The sharpest fall in investor loans was in NSW, sliding to 41.6 per cent in June from 49.8 per cent in May, amid ongoing concerns of overheating in Sydney's house market. Comment?
38 min ago | via Inman Real Estate News
When someone you know receives a terminal cancer diagnosis or loses everything in a fire or flood, your compassion as a human being coupled with your skills as a Realtor can be a blessing for everyone involved. Even in the best of times, agents walk the tightrope of balancing the emotions, fears and actions of their clients plus all the other individuals involved in closing the transaction. Comment?
38 min ago | via The Citizens' Voice
HEATHER MCCRACKEN / PUBLICSOURCE Carlton J. Brown III, 29, explores the yard of the three-bedroom, $50,000 house he is purchasing in McKees Rocks, a borough northwest of Pittsburgh. The 29-year-old is buying a three-bedroom house with a yard and a two-car garage in McKees Rocks, a borough northwest of Pittsburgh. Comment?
51 min ago | via RTE.ie
German industrial orders, a key measure of demand for goods in Europe's top economy, slipped slightly in May, the economy ministry said today. Provisional official data showed a decrease of 0.2% month-on-month, following an increase of 2.2% in April. Comment?
54 min ago | via Las Vegas Review Journal
On paper and with high-profile projects rising from the Nevada desert, the state's economic recovery is in full swing. The jobless rate is down and companies are moving to the region, all good news for a state hit hard by the Great Recession. Comment?
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