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By Nima Rezvan CT Lender CT Senior Mortgage Broker, First Time Home Buyer Expert - CT FHA Loans - FHA
(Nima Rezvan Prosper First Funding Corporation NMLS#110681)
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 FHA UPDATE  FHA UPDATE On January 21, 2010; the federal housing commissioner announced news about the increase in upfront premiums for FHA mortgage insurance.  Effective for FHA loans for which the case number is assigned on or after April 5, 2010, FHA will collect an upfront MIP or Mortgage Ins...

By John Queenan
(CDPE, Nicholas H. Fingelly Real Estate)
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Do you qualify for a short sale? Or are you just "upside down"? A short sale can be an excellent solution for Connecticut homeowners who need to sell, and who owe more on their homes than they are worth. But how do you know if you will qualify for a short sale? In the past, it was rare for a bank...

By Matt Listro, Your Credit Repair Expert
(National Credit Fixers - Matt Listro)
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A dumb blonde is walking along, lost, and encounters a deep and wide river. She looks up and down the river for a way across but is unsuccessful in finding one. Yet, when looking to the other side again, she happened to see another blonde on the opposite river bank. She tried calling to her."How ...

By Mike Tetreau, ABR, CRS, GRI, Sales Vice President
(William Raveis Real Estate - Fairfield, CT)
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Mike -   I hope you can get this message out to more people. A friend of mine in the Air Force is deployed to Iraq for a second time. There are 40 enlisted people from his unit that live on a base without any store to buy items. The Army Air Force Exchange (AAFES) have Post Exchange (PX) stores o...

By Matt Listro, Your Credit Repair Expert
(National Credit Fixers - Matt Listro)
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By Mike Tetreau, ABR, CRS, GRI, Sales Vice President
(William Raveis Real Estate - Fairfield, CT)
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Fairfield Beach Update for September 30, 2009 There have been 49 Single Family homes sold so far this year.  This is down from the 59 that sold last year at this point.  It continues a two year decline from the 89 Homes that sold in 2007 or a 45% decrease in units sold. The Average Selling Price ...

By Mike Tetreau, ABR, CRS, GRI, Sales Vice President
(William Raveis Real Estate - Fairfield, CT)
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After 9 months ending September 30, Fairfield has sold 21% fewer homes than for the same period last year.  There have been 343 Closings.  This is approx half the number of homes that sold for this period in 2007 (644 homes).   The Average Selling Price came in at $724,891 down 10% from last year...

By Mike Tetreau, ABR, CRS, GRI, Sales Vice President
(William Raveis Real Estate - Fairfield, CT)
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Excellence is celebrated 50 years later.... Fairfield Warde HS would like to recognize the 50th anniversary of the 1959 Andrew Warde football team's undefeated, state championship season during halftime of the Fairfield Warde HS football game v. St. Joseph HS on Friday, Oct. 30th.  Game time is a...

By Mike Tetreau, ABR, CRS, GRI, Sales Vice President
(William Raveis Real Estate - Fairfield, CT)
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Just in Time for Labor Day.....More Good News!  Fairfield Home Sales are catching up to last year and now only trail by 16%.  314 Single Family homes have sold so far this year compared to 372 for the same period in 2008.  Unfortunately, this is still only about half the 601 homes that had sold i...

By Mike Tetreau, ABR, CRS, GRI, Sales Vice President
(William Raveis Real Estate - Fairfield, CT)
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After seven months, the Fairfield Condo market is holding compares favorably to last year. However, it is still down from the levels in 2007.     42 Condos have sold so far in 2009.  This is only 2 less than the 44 that had sold at this point last year.  It is still down 42% from the 73 that were...

By Mike Tetreau, ABR, CRS, GRI, Sales Vice President
(William Raveis Real Estate - Fairfield, CT)
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Through July 31st, 37 Single Family homes have been sold in the Stratfield Neighborhood.  This is down 30% from the prior year when 53 homes sold.  This total is off 46% from the  68 homes that sold in 2007. It appears that the "train station effect" has not had a big impact.  Fairfield is buildi...

By Mike Tetreau, ABR, CRS, GRI, Sales Vice President
(William Raveis Real Estate - Fairfield, CT)
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Yes it is a tough Real Estate Market but Fairfield's University Area is out performing most towns and neighborhoods.  The University Area refers to those homes surrounding the Fairfield University Campus.  Through July 31st, 55 Single Family homes have been sold.  This is up 8% over the prior yea...

By Mike Tetreau, ABR, CRS, GRI, Sales Vice President
(William Raveis Real Estate - Fairfield, CT)
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The recent slowing in sales has hit the prestigious Greenfield Hill neighborhood too. This section of Fairfield is home to some of the largest properties and estates in town.  As of July 31, 31 Single Family homes have been sold.  This is down 25% from the homes sold last year.  It is a decrease ...

By Mike Tetreau, ABR, CRS, GRI, Sales Vice President
(William Raveis Real Estate - Fairfield, CT)
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The Fairfield Beach Area has traditionally been one of the strongest Real Estate markets in Town.  Buyers who wanted to be close to the water and preferred New Construction really drove this market for the last ten years or more.   Through July 31st of this year, 38 Single Family homes had been s...

By Mike Tetreau, ABR, CRS, GRI, Sales Vice President
(William Raveis Real Estate - Fairfield, CT)
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The last two years have not been kind to Southport Real Estate.   21 Homes sold so far this year....down 22% from last year and down 54% from 2007. Median price is up 6% over last year but down 16% from 2007. The increase over last year may be just a function of too few homes being sold.   Avg Se...

By Mike Tetreau, ABR, CRS, GRI, Sales Vice President
(William Raveis Real Estate - Fairfield, CT)
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Fairfield kicked off the National Pop Warner Football season with their Annual Sullivan Bowl.  Four games were played on Sunday with the Fairfield Giants going up against the visiting Seymour Tigers. The 9AM game featured the Jr. Pee Wee team keeping Seymour at bay with a 12-0 victory.  The 11AM ...

By Matt Listro, Your Credit Repair Expert
(National Credit Fixers - Matt Listro)
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1. Sing the Batman theme incessantly. 2. In the memo field of all your checks, write "for sensual massage." 3. Specify that your drive-through order is "to go." 4. Learn Morse code, and have conversations with friends in public consisting entirely of "Beeeep Bip Bip Beeep Bip..." 5. If you have a...

By Mike Tetreau, ABR, CRS, GRI, Sales Vice President
(William Raveis Real Estate - Fairfield, CT)
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TAX FREE Sales Week in CT!   One-Week Sales and Use Tax Exclusion in August for Clothing and Footwear Under $300 from Sunday, August 16th to Saturday, August 22nd. It is up to everyone to get out there and shop! Support your Town and your State. Save, Save, Save.  Special Thanks to State Senator ...

By Matt Listro, Your Credit Repair Expert
(National Credit Fixers - Matt Listro)
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How to fix your credit in Fairfield CT: Part 1 of a 4 part series First and foremost get a copy of your credit report!  You can't fix something if you don't know what's wrong.  Everyday I have people call me up to repair their credit because they "know it's bad" but don't know exactly what's ther...

By Matt Listro, Your Credit Repair Expert
(National Credit Fixers - Matt Listro)
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 Over the past few weeks the news surrounding FICO has been coming fast and furious. The Federal lawsuit filed by FICO against Experian, TransUnion and VantageScore Solutions was partially dismissed but left several counts that will now proceed to trial later this year. Additionally, the credit s...

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