West Boylston Real Estate News
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Sunday Apr 2 | via Sentinel & Enterprise
You don't have to be an expert to see: Bay State homes are hot property. Thanks to a dwindling supply of homes on the market, the law of supply and demand doesn't bode well for prospective homebuyers. Comment?
Mar 7, 2017 | via Worcester Telegram & Gazette
WORCESTER - Lenders started and completed more foreclosures in Worcester County during January than they did at the same time last year, new data show. Lenders launched 162 new foreclosures during the month, up about 5 percent over the same month a year ago, according to The Warren Group of Boston, publisher of the trade journal Banker & Tradesman. Comment?
Feb 1, 2017 | via National Mortgage News
New foreclosure filings fell nearly 28% in Worcester County, Mass., during December compared to the same month a year earlier, new data show. The number of completed foreclosures in Worcester County also fell about 10% over the same period, according to The Warren Group, a Boston publisher that tracks real estate transactions in Massachusetts. Comment?
Sep 13, 2016 | via Worcester Telegram & Gazette
The new owner of the Albion rooming house at 765 Main St. said he is cleaning house at the building that has been a symbol of blight in the city's Main South neighborhood. Landlord Michael F. O'Rourke said his crews have been at work in the building, cleaning stairwells, scrubbing walls, painting formerly dark brown rooms blue with white trim, even screwing mouse traps to the floors so residents can't throw them away. Comment?
Sep 12, 2016 | via Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Under new ownership: That is the sign that can be hung outside the Albion rooming house at 765 Main St. as of last week. A Worcester landlord with extensive holdings in the city, Michael F. O'Rourke of 53 Blue Bell Road, is the buyer. Comment?
Sunday | via Worcester Telegram & Gazette
There is business and then there is the business of dealing with black people. There is hardly any aspect of American life in which the latter transaction doesn't leave blacks on the short end of the stick. Comment?
Friday Apr 14 | via Charlestown Patriot-Bridge
Senate President Stan Rosenberg, Senator Sal DiDomenico and Senator Will Brownsberger have sent a letter to the Massachusetts Congressional delegation urging them to fight against the Trump Administration's proposed elimination of funding for Legal Services. Last year, 23,000 low-income and elderly people in Massachusetts got help at Legal Services with foreclosures and evictions, domestic violence, illegal debt collection, veterans' benefits, homelessness, immigration, and more. Comment?
Thursday Mar 30 | via Lowell Sun
Santander has agreed to a $26 million settlement with officials in two states over the bank's role in issuing subprime auto loans to thousands of consumers who could not afford to repay them, officials said Wednesday. The settlement, announced by Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey and Delaware Attorney General Matt Denn, calls for Boston-headquartered Santander Consumer USA to make payments to borrowers and to the states. Comment?
Wednesday Mar 29 | via SouthCoastToday.com
Santander, which Healey called the largest packager of subprime auto loans in the nation, funded "unfair and unaffordable" loans to more than 2,000 consumers in Massachusetts, knowing that many of the borrowers could not meet the terms and would default, Healey said. Buyers often agree to financing terms through contracts signed at car dealerships, but the loans are backed by financial institutions such as Santander, who often resell the loans to third parties or place them into asset pools. The bank also was accused by the states of knowingly taking on loans from car dealers that submitted loan applications that inflated the reported incomes of customers, and continued to fund loans from dealers it knew had high rates of delinquency and default among customers. "We will continue to pursue investigations in this area to ensure that Delaware consumers receive a fair deal ... (more) Comment?
Tuesday Mar 28 | via jdsupra.com
Litigation involving claims of unfair or deceptive business practices under Chapter 93A of the Massachusetts General Laws remain a favorite for the plaintiffs' bar, particularly given the potential recovery under the statute for multiple damages and attorneys' fees. Companies doing business in Massachusetts should be cognizant of how Chapter 93A claims are being used in their industry, as well as the various efforts to expand liability and damages for violations of the statute. Comment?
4 min ago | via Business Wire
The 2017 REachA selection process was particularly competitive, as Pearl was one of only seven firms to be chosen from hundreds of innovative companies that applied. Pearl offers a high-performing home certification that enables homeowners to recoup the value of investments in energy efficient features when they sell their home. Comment?
7 min ago | via This Is London
Splitting banks up is notoriously difficult to do - just ask RBS - and an IPO would inevitably see Tidjane Thiam's board and investors cede partial control over this crucial, profitable, part of the group. Not only that, but, as one M&A boss points out, a separately floated Credit Suisse bank would require a new set of non-executive directors and a whole load of onerous disclosure requirements. Comment?
8 min ago | via AK&M
Otkritie Bank has improved mortgage lending conditions, the bank informed. On April 24, 2017, Otkritie Bank lowered the interest rate applying to the Military Mortgage program and improved the terms and conditions of the Refinancing program. Comment?
18 min ago | via World News Report
EagleBank congratulates Senior Mortgage Banker Mehdi Pirzadeh who ranked Number 92 in the USA for dollar volume mortgage originations. Among the top 100, he produced and closed 250 loans for $122,099,910 for the year. Joining Pirzadeh to place EagleBank in the Nation's Top 1%, are seven other Senior Mortgage Bankers: Laurent Berman, Tom Biegler, Paul Harsanyi, Paul Hornyak, Deborah Levy, Andrew Lunenfeld, and Bill Sherrill. Comment?
24 min ago | via KXLY-TV Spokane
The Swiss bank will raise the fresh capital by issuing 380 million new shares. They will be priced at a roughly 30% discount. Comment?
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