Westerly Real Estate News
Real Estate news for Westerly, RI continually updated from thousands of sources.
Oct 28, 2013 | via Turnto10.com
A little over a month ago, John and Ann Roach bought a foreclosed home near Indian Lake in South Kingstown. Comment?
Oct 22, 2013 | via Banker & Tradesman
Washington Trust Bancorp Inc., the parent company of the Westerly, R.I.-based Washington Trust Co., announced net income of $10 million for the third quarter this year, up 12.4 percent from $8.9 million for the same period last year. Comment?
Sep 25, 2013 | via The Block Island Times
Recently, some 25 islanders gathered at Town Hall to hear Michelle Burnett of the Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency discuss changes to the National Flood Insurance Program that are likely to raise rates significantly. Comment?
Jul 11, 2013 | via RI Central
On Monday evening, Evelyn Smith, chair of the Charlestown Affordable Housing Commission, and Geoffrey Marchant, executive director of the Washington County Community Development Corporation , updated the Charlestown Town Council regarding ChurchWoods and Shannock Cottages, which are proposed elderly and low-income housing construction projects. Comment?
9 hrs ago | via The Providence Journal
A foreclosure-abuses settlement announced Thursday is expected to deliver about $9.6 million in relief to Rhode Islanders whose homes were improperly foreclosed upon by Ocwen Financial Corp. and its subsidiaries. Comment?
Friday Dec 13 | via Patch.com
I was recently elected to chair the new state commission created under legislation I sponsored in the General Assembly. Comment?
Friday Nov 22 | via SouthCoastToday.com
The Rhode Island Association of Realtors has announced that Richard Berlinsky of Equity Advisory Group and Appraisal Resource in East Greenwich was chosen by his peers as the 2013 Rhode Island Realtor of the Year. Comment?
Oct 12, 2013 | via Go Local
A new report shows the impact of the federal government shutdown which started earlier this month, ranking states as to who has been "most affected" and who has least -- and according to WalletHub, Rhode Island fellow below the middle of the pack in the country at #35. Comment?
Oct 11, 2013 | via Go Local
With national interest being focused this past week on whether or not to increase the federal debit limit, a new report by the National Consumer Law Center shows how states rank for debt protection laws for consumers, to preserve basic items of property from seizure by creditors -- and Rhode Island received a "C" grade overall, which the NCLC ... (more) Comment?
2 hrs ago | via Star Tribune
In Minnesota, there were 5,561 closings, a 9 percent decline from 2012 and the biggest drop in more than a year. Comment?
8 hrs ago | via BusinessWeek
Rather than helping homeowners, the bank kept putting obstacles in their way, say nine former Urban Lending employees. Comment?
9 hrs ago | via BusinessWeek
In a speech celebrating the Federal Reserve's 100th birthday, Chairman Ben Bernanke said one of the central bank's greatest strengths is its willingness "during its finest hours" to stand up to political pressure and make tough decisions. Comment?
12 min ago | via This is Guernsey
Private sector rents have risen twice as fast as wages over the last year, a major lettings network has found. Comment?
20 min ago | via Dallas Morning News
Consumers will probably pay more for home loans. Savers may earn a few more dollars on CDs and Treasuries. Comment?