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By George Souto, Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert
(George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages)
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 The Women's Health Beauty & Bridal Expo At The Mohegan Sun On February 26th.   With over 150 vendors and New York style fashion shows it is the largest Health Beauty & Bridal Expo in Connecticut. Women's Health Beauty & Bridal Expo At The Mohegan Sun On February 26th will be held at the Mohegan ...

By Dave Jones, Broker/Owner - e-PRO Dave Jones Realty llc Prospec
(Dave Jones Realty, llc.)
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According to the National Association of REALTORS most recent Profile of Home Buyers & Sellers, married couples in CT once again dominated the first-time homebuyer statistics in 2016 at 58% of all buyers. It is no surprise that having two incomes to save for down payments and contribute to month...

By Barbara Altieri, REALTOR-Fairfield County CT Homes/Condos For Sale
(RealtyQuest, Fairfield and New Haven County CT Real Estate)
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 Aspetuck Village condominium complex, located in the Huntington section of Shelton, CT,  just a short distance from Huntington Center and Brownson Country Club, continues to be a popular community for its wide variety of unit styles and configurations, pricing, location and the probably the bigg...

By Joe Petrowsky, Your Mortgage Consultant for Life
(Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709)
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“Guilty?”  A defendant was on trial for murder. There was strong evidence indicating guilt, but there was no corpse. In the defense's closing statement the lawyer, knowing that his client would probably be convicted, resorted to a trick. "Ladies and gentlemen of the jury, I have a surprise for yo...

By George Souto, Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert
(George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages)
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  Last weeks Old Saybrook Chamber Connections At The Seasons Magazine  which was canceled because of snow, has been rescheduled for this Thursday, February 23rd.  The Old Saybrook Chamber Connections Events are a great way to market your business and yourself in a relaxing casual, social environ...

By Dave Jones, Broker/Owner - e-PRO Dave Jones Realty llc Prospec
(Dave Jones Realty, llc.)
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The National Association of Realtors recently released a study titled 'Social Benefits of Homeownership and Stable Housing.’ The study confirmed a long-standing belief:“Owning a home embodies the promise of individual autonomy and is the aspiration of most American households. Homeownership allow...

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 January 2017   Search for Homes in Southington CT Currently in Southington CT there are 171 active residential listings for sale, with 28 new listings being added in January. The homes for sale in Southington CT range from a 840 square ft, 2-bedroom mobile hom...

By Dave Jones, Broker/Owner - e-PRO Dave Jones Realty llc Prospec
(Dave Jones Realty, llc.)
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Some Highlights: Historically, the choice between renting or buying a home in CT has been a close decision. Looking at the percentage of income needed to rent a median-priced Connecticut home today (30%), vs. the percentage needed to buy a median-priced home (15%), the choice becomes obvious. Bef...

By Joe Petrowsky, Your Mortgage Consultant for Life
(Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709)
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“Do Your Magic!” Craig, my plow guy at my investment properties and his wife are going to give you a call. They had trouble last time they tried to buy a house, they’re discouraged. Do your magic!You’re the best. Tiffany I wish it was always that simple, unfortunately every situation is unique an...

By George Souto, Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert
(George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages)
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 The Quinnipiac Chamber has started registration for the Quinnipiac Chamber 2017 Golf League.  There are only 24 spots available, so all Golfers in the Quinnipiac Chamber who want to join need to do so quickly.The Quinnipiac Chamber 2017 Golf League will start up on May 4, 2017, and meet every Th...

By George Souto, Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert
(George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages)
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 I think these people are nuts but as you can see from the pictures in the flyer above, they may be nuts but they appear to be having a lot of fun.  I could not imagine jumping into ice cold water in the middle of Winter, but that is what participants in the Annual Special Olympics 2017 Penguin P...

By Rob Rosa, Personal Real Estate Expert
(Berkshire Hathaway)
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Welcome To A Free, Valuable, And Fun Resource!​My name is Rob Rosa of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New England and Westchester Properties, and I’m a REALTOR® specializing in Rocky Hill and Wethersfield as well as the Greater Hartford & Central CT Areas.  I’m sending you this special letter to ...

By Ed Silva, Central CT Real Estate Broker Serving all equally
(RE/MAX Professionals, CT 203-206-0754 )
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Why I Find Real Estate to be So Comfortable an OccupationAs a Challenge for February, we are being asked to write on the appreciation we have for our jobs. This is easy for me to do not only because I have been at it 15 years, far less than some yet longer than others. I also do not look at it as...

By George Souto, Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert
(George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages)
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Liz and Bill Spear are hosting an ActiveRain contest/challenge this month titled "February 2017 Challenge: What I Love About My Job.  For me this is an easy challenge.  It is a challenge I did not have to think about much, and can quickly state many reasons for What I Love About My Job!In my job...

By Dave Jones, Broker/Owner - e-PRO Dave Jones Realty llc Prospec
(Dave Jones Realty, llc.)
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A recent study of more than 7 million home sales over the past four years revealed that the season in which a home is listed may be able to shed some light on the likelihood that the home will sell for more than asking price, as well as how quickly the sale will close.It’s no surprise that listin...

By Joe Petrowsky, Your Mortgage Consultant for Life
(Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709)
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“Can I do Commercial Mortgages?”   Hello, Joe!My brother and I are looking to refi the homestead up in Ludlow.  It seems anytime the word mortgage comes up in our family. 1. We do our checking with TD Bank and while I was there one day and out of curiosity I asked what they would have available, ...

By Dave Jones, Broker/Owner - e-PRO Dave Jones Realty llc Prospec
(Dave Jones Realty, llc.)
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If you are debating purchasing a home in Connecticut right now, you are probably getting a lot of advice. Though your friends and family will have your best interest at heart, they may not be fully aware of your needs and what is currently happening in the Connecticut real estate market.Ask yours...

By Ed Silva, Central CT Real Estate Broker Serving all equally
(RE/MAX Professionals, CT 203-206-0754 )
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What’s My Cheshire CT Home Worth, Market Statistics for January 2017 Currently in Cheshire CT there are 168 active residential listings for sale. They range from a 728 square ft, 1-bedroom ranch listed at $74,900 to a 5,227 square ft, 4-bedroom colonial listed at $1,250,000. The average list pric...

By George Souto, Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert
(George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages)
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I had a conversation with one of my favorite ActiveRain members Lynn B. Friedman a couple of weeks ago, and Lynn suggested I write a blog about what is The Biggest Delay In Processing A Mortgage Today.  I have written blogs about this in the past, but this is a topic which needs to be written ab...

By Dave Jones, Broker/Owner - e-PRO Dave Jones Realty llc Prospec
(Dave Jones Realty, llc.)
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The most recent Pending Homes Sales Index from the National Association of Realtors revealed a slight bump in contracts with an increase of 1.6% in December. This news comes as existing CT home sales are also forecasted to be on pace for 5.54 million in 2017, a 1.7% increase over 2016, which was...

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