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By Joe Petrowsky, Your Mortgage Consultant for Life
(Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709)
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“This Bar Owner take Free Enterprise to a New Level”   A guy who owns a local bar asked me and my band to play next Friday night. He tells me, "We can't pay you anything, but it will be GREAT exposure for you and the guys!"So I told him "Hey, can I bring 30 of my besties to your bar next Saturday...
By George Souto, Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert
(George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages Connecticut)
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  This weekend is the Old Saybrook, CT 53nd Annual Arts & Crafts Festival July 30 & 31, 2016, and a great opportunity for the whole family to spend quality time together.  Admission & parking are free, and the Arts & Crafts Festival will be held on the Old Saybrook Town Green, so it is easy to g...
By Pat & Wayne Harriman, Broker/Owners, Wallingford CT Real Estate
(Harriman Real Estate, LLC (203) 672-4499)
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When I was a kid, we had a dog who loved to chase frisbees.Notice I said "chase", not "catch".If you threw the frisbee, Shep would run underneath it and watch it until it hit the ground, then he'd wait until it was finished bouncing, rolling, skidding or otherwise came to a full stop before he'd ...
By Tina Marinelli
(Homes on MV )
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Sail to Martha's Vineyard  
By Dave Jones, Broker/Owner - e-PRO Dave Jones Realty llc Prospec
(Dave Jones Realty, llc.)
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If you are debating listing your Connecticut house for sale this year, here is the #1 reason not to wait! Connecticut Buyer Demand Continues to Outpace the Supply of Homes For SaleThe National Association of REALTORS’ (NAR) Chief Economist, Lawrence Yun recently commented on the inventory shortag...
By Deborah Laemmerhirt, CT, Ridgefield,Wilton,Greenwich,NewCanaan, Brookfield,Newtown,Roxbury,Bridgewater,Washington,Sherman, Luxury Homes,WaterFront,Equestrian,NewConstruction
(Keller Williams Luxury Homes International)
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How to Sell Your Lake Zoar Home If You Have Pets Selling a Lake Zoar real estate is a complex process, but it can become even more challenging when you have pets in your home. Surprisingly, owning a pet can reduce your home’s value. That is because your furry friends can cause serious damage to y...
By George Souto, Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert
(George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages Connecticut)
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Stupid Things Sellers Do That Cause Sales To Fall Apart.  There are several things Sellers do or do not do which can result in their home not selling.  Most of them are things which the Listing Agent/Realtor has to deal with such as: Overpricing a home Refusing to negotiate Not making homes avail...
By Dave Jones, Broker/Owner - e-PRO Dave Jones Realty llc Prospec
(Dave Jones Realty, llc.)
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 Just over a month ago, the United Kingdom decided to withdraw from the European Union in a decision commonly known as Brexit. At that time there was a lot of speculation on how that decision would impact the Connecticut residential mortgage market. Today, I want to share the impact of the first ...
By George Souto, Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert
(George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages Connecticut)
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 If you are a child of the 60's you will want to attend the Musical Play "A Sign of the Times" At the Goodspeed Opera House starting this Friday, August 29th and running through September 4th.  The title alone brings back some special memories for me, it is the title of a song that I grew up list...
By Dave Jones, Broker/Owner - e-PRO Dave Jones Realty llc Prospec
(Dave Jones Realty, llc.)
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An analysis by Market Watch revealed the cost of Connecticut rent was 3.8% higher than a year ago for the second straight month in June. That’s the strongest yearly price gain since 2007.This coincides with a report released earlier this month in which AxioMetrics announced that Connecticut rents...
By Ed Silva, Central CT Real Estate Broker Serving all equally
(RE/MAX Professionals, CT 203-206-0754)
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Market Statistics for Southington CT June 2016   Search for Homes in Southington CT Currently in Southington CT there are 268 active residential listings for sale, with 40 new listings being added in June. The homes for sale in Southington CT range from a 696 square ft, 2-bedroom mobile home list...
By Dave Jones, Broker/Owner - e-PRO Dave Jones Realty llc Prospec
(Dave Jones Realty, llc.)
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According to a Merrill Lynch study, “an estimated 4.2 million retirees moved into a new home last year alone.” Two-thirds of retirees say that they are likely to move at least once during retirement.As one participant in the study stated:“In retirement, you have the chance to live anywhere you wa...
By George Souto, Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert
(George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages Connecticut)
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The Lending Industry has gone and continues to go though major changes over the last eight plus years, and there is no sign of the changes ending.  If we look back at all the changes, each and everyone of them were made in an effort to improve the Lending Industry.  We can debate whether the cha...
By Jonathan Hall, Realtor - Danbury,CT Area Real Estate~203-417-0523
(William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty)
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When you are out physically looking at houses, you can get a first hand idea of what the home at neighborhood and is like. Once you are there, it may look totally different than how the home shows in the pictures. Pictures sometimes provide a over filtered image that is too good so you are tempte...
By Dave Jones, Broker/Owner - e-PRO Dave Jones Realty llc Prospec
(Dave Jones Realty, llc.)
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Some Highlights: Connecticut interest rates are still below historic numbers. 88% of Connecticut property managers raised their rent in the last 12 months! Credit score requirements to be approved for a mortgage in Connecticut continue to fall.
By Joe Petrowsky, Your Mortgage Consultant for Life
(Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709)
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    “Is the Second Time Around a Charm?”  Hi Joe,  I want to start off by first apologizing for the abrupt way that everything dissolved when my wife and I were preparing to close on the house on schoolhouse road. It was never my intention to do things that way and for that I am sorry. I am writi...
By George Souto, Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert
(George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages Connecticut)
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 My very favorite athlete of all time is Mickey Mantle, and I got to meet him  in the mid 80's at a Ramada Inn, in Sturbridge MA.  Mickey Mantle was one of those special people others just seem to gravitate to, and even Non-Yankee Fans recognized he was an Icon in every since of the word.  Mickey...
By Jonathan Hall, Realtor - Danbury,CT Area Real Estate~203-417-0523
(William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty)
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Jonathan Hall of William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty's Northern Fairfield County Brokerage sold this super-sized trilevel townhome in a  desired Woodland Hills, Danbury,CT.  Located at 18 Faith Lane ,this lovely unit features about 2000 square feet above grade plus an amazing finished wa...
By Ed Silva, Central CT Real Estate Broker Serving all equally
(RE/MAX Professionals, CT 203-206-0754)
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June 2016 Real Estate Market Statistics for Watertown CT Currently in Watertown CT there are 165 active residential listings for sale, with 28 new listings being added in June. The homes for sale in Watertown CT range from a 1,836 square ft, 4-bedroom REO colonial listed at $43,200 to a 8,500 squ...
By George Souto, Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert
(George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages Connecticut)
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   The Oddfellows Playhouse Youth Theater along with the Middletown, CT Commission on the Arts, Kids Arts Program is sponsoring the 28th Annual Children's Circus In Middletown, CT On July 29.  The 28th annual performance of the Children's Circus will be held at Spencer School in Middltown, CT  a...

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