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By Dave Jones, Broker/Owner - e-PRO Dave Jones Realty llc Prospec
(Dave Jones Realty, llc.)
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  Custom built with so many upgrades throughout. HW Floors, 8 RMs, 3 BRs, 3 full baths, Great kitchen w oak cabinets including wine rack, crown molding & tiled backsplash. 1st flr.: laundry rm. great rm w/ fp, finished basement, patio and so much more!   Prospect Homes For Sale   Search All Home...
By Randy Kirsch, (NMLS# 1012303) Your Dedicated Mortgage Consultant
(Right Trac Financial Group, Inc., NMLS# 2709)
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You are no doubt aware that the reduction in the FHA premiums for mortgage insurance went into effect yesterday, 01.26.2015.  There are a number of people with FHA loans that might benefit from refinancing their existing FHA loan into another FHA loan with lower MIP.  As stated in an earlier post...
By George Souto, Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert
(George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages Connecticut)
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  Last Saturday's snow storm was just a taste of what was going to come today.  Saturday we got about 6" of snow and it was the first significant snow fall for the 2014-2015 Winter.  However, today we got a Full Blown New England Blizzard.  Today we got so far 18" of snow, with the posibility of...
By Ed Silva, Central CT Real Estate Broker Serving all equally
(RE/MAX Professionals, CT 203-206-0754)
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The Children's Museum of West Hartford CT   The Children's Museum in West Hartford is the 5th oldest children's museum in the nation, founded in 1927 as a 1 room museum at the PondHouse at Elizabeth Park.  It moved to its current location in West Hartford in 1958 and over the years has evolved in...
By Barbara Altieri, REALTOR-Fairfield County CT Homes/Condos For Sale
(RealtyQuest, Fairfield and New Haven County CT Real Estate)
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  Stratford CT Single family home sales in December 2014  were down 16% as compared to December 2013 sales. Sales fizzled as compared to last month. See annual chart below. Listing and closed price averages were down  3% and 1% respectively.   The median for the month was off 16%.   The absorptio...
By Beth McIntyre
(Keller Williams Realty)
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  Schedule a Showing/Request Info Search All Homes For Sale Homes Close to Where You Work Free List of Foreclosed Homes For Sale What is Your Home Worth? Short Sale Homes For Sale Mortgage & Refinance FREE HUD Report: How to Buy FREE List of HUD Homes for Sale   Beth McIntyre Keller Williams Rea...
A couple of weeks ago, a good friend of mine stopped by the office to chat business.  He's owned his own company for the past four years or so and works specifically in the automotive world.  His plan is to sell his company in the next couple of years and retire in Florida. While enjoying a drink...
By George Souto, Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert
(George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages Connecticut)
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  Wesleyan University always has excellent art and music events throughout the year, and will be hosting a Calefax Reed Quintet Concert at Wesleyan University, Crowell Concert Hall, on Friday, January 30, 2015, at 8:00 p.m. The Calefax Reed Quintet are a group of five very talented musicians fro...
By Dagny Eason, Fairfield County CT, CDPE Homes For Sale and Condo
(Dagny's Real Estate)
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The Wilton Hardware Store is amazing. They cater to the general public, watch their prices, and are so extremely customer friendly and helpful!  Anytime there is a storm coming, they will order excess of everything they feel we will all need.   Batteries, candles, shovels, sterno, etc.   We, as m...
By George Souto, Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert
(George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages Connecticut)
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  Old Saybrook Chamber Madison Avenue East Salon Networking Event.  The Old Saybrook Chamber of Commerce is a very active Chamber of Commerce.  There is always something going on almost every week, with either events run by the Chamber or member businesses and organizations.  This Thursday, Janu...
By Ed Silva, Central CT Real Estate Broker Serving all equally
(RE/MAX Professionals, CT 203-206-0754)
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 Ringing and Singing in the Rain,  Hello Bob Ratliff What a Challenge, get a few points for doing something that we often do on our own.  all a fellow Rainers and say hello then come back, censor the conversation and let the rest of the members know your impressions. That was the motive for reach...
By Randy Kirsch, (NMLS# 1012303) Your Dedicated Mortgage Consultant
(Right Trac Financial Group, Inc., NMLS# 2709)
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A fifteen year mortgage loan with no down payment, no closing costs, no mortgage insurance, a fixed interest rate of 2.5% (that can be bought down), and borrowers that are less than three years out from a short sale - sounds unbelievable doesn't it?  The Neighborhood Assistance Corporation of Ame...
By Minna Reid, Team Lead - Reid Real Estate Group
(Keller Williams Greater Hartford)
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See Details View All Photos Request Showing Request More Info Map View Contact Agent   749 Buckley Highway Union, Connecticut 06076 MLS#: G10017833 For Sale $389,000 Single-Family Home 3 Bedrooms 1 full baths, 1 partial baths 2160 ft² Lot size 4 acres Built in 1730 School District: BOE Original ...
By Ed Silva, Central CT Real Estate Broker Serving all equally
(RE/MAX Professionals, CT 203-206-0754)
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Sometimes we Just Get a Gift        Gas prices have been falling to levels not seen in years.  I just had an opportunity to get a full tank of gas due to gas credits accumulated by shopping at Stop and Shop and having one of their member cards.  Not only dies the card get additional discounts wit...
By Joe Petrowsky, Your Mortgage Consultant for Life
(Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709)
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    “Making Sure You Set the Expectations for Your Clients”   Anyone that contacts you does so for a reason and has an expectation. In all my interactions with potential clients, we have a discussion about their expectations on me. We agree to what those expectations are and that is what they can...
By James Quarello, Connecticut Home Inspector
(JRV Home Inspection Services, LLC)
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And we should all be thankful for that! As a home inspector one phrase I hear time and again is, houses were built better (insert an age, time frame). There certainly is no question that older houses still standing now, often have great details and character. These relics often have beautiful tri...
By George Souto, Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert
(George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages Connecticut)
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One of the more recent Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) proposals, is to give consumers the ability to publicly post on the CFPB website their complaint against anyone who falls under the oversight of the CFPB.  The consumer would be able to post and make their complaint public no matt...
By Dagny Eason, Fairfield County CT, CDPE Homes For Sale and Condo
(Dagny's Real Estate)
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The Village Market in Wilton CT 06897 is my hero. They were my heroes when my kids were little 40 years ago, and they are still my heroes.   A HUGE part of being in Wilton!     I remember when my first born - my son, had an ear infection, and I questioned whether I could go into the market with a...
By Randy Kirsch, (NMLS# 1012303) Your Dedicated Mortgage Consultant
(Right Trac Financial Group, Inc., NMLS# 2709)
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Nationally syndicated real estate news columnist Ken Harney has released an article that appeared in The Hartford (CT) Courant on Friday (01.23.2015), entitled "Consumer Agency's 'Rate Checker' Gets An Incomplete Grade".  Harney is the latest in a line of mortgage industry leaders, associations a...
By Ed Silva, Central CT Real Estate Broker Serving all equally
(RE/MAX Professionals, CT 203-206-0754)
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Christmas Cactus can bring some color to a drab season. One of the rooms of our house is reserved for my wife's plants, and as it gets a lot of light, none of it direct sunlight it seems to make the greenery out there thrive. This is just one corner of this room with a touch of color front and ce...

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