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Stroudsburg - I've been through a lot of changes in the Pocono real estate market and pride myself on always being part of the cutting edge. I just didn't realize how sharp that cutting edge could actually be! While our Management team was prepared for, understood what to do and reacted properly...
Stroudsburg - Sherrill L. Thorne has joined Pennsylvania First Settlement Services as an Escrow Officer. Thorne, prior to joining Pennsylvania First, was employed by Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Wilkins & Associates as a Reservationist and previous to that was a Better Homes and Garden...
Stroudsburg -Jason J. Feinman has joined Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate, Wilkins & Associates and will be working out of their Stroudsburg office, announces the company's SVP/GM, Dominick J. Sacci. Jason graduated from the Pocono Real Estate Academy in November of 2006, and previously worke...
Good article, but takes the urgency out of the deal. http://www.inman.com/news/2010/06/16/senate-oks-new-tax-credit-closing-deadline
Stroudsburg - Thomas R. Wilkins, Sr. announced Friday, June 11th that the local Better Homes and Gardens Franchise, including the real estate business, successfully transferred into his name as sole owner. Prior to this, the voting shares of the company were owned in part by Yarrow Drozal and Su...
In a previous article I talked about the introduction of the new Home Affordable Foreclosure Alternatives (HAFA) program (see Selling Underwater - Short Sales under HAFA - 5/24/10). In this article I want to cover HAFA from the process perspective - how it really works. The core principal of HAF...
GSEs Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac released announcements on June 1, 2010 stating their adoption of the Home Affordable Foreclosure Alternatives Program (HAFA). For an overview on HAFA see previous article: "Selling Underwater". Fannie Mae's released a 22-page Announcement (SVC-2010-07) with detail...