Residential Real Estate
Prices are up, interest rates are rising and it’s tough for a lot of people to qualify to buy a home. So what do some of them do? A growing number of them fake it.
An East Hartford-based national mortgage lender is terminating a planned expansion of its Connecticut headquarters and laying off up to 35 employees after a dispute with state banking regulators.
Simon Konover Co. of New Haven helped organize and fund the 10th Annual Camp Challenge for The Hole in the Wall Gang Camp, a camp providing programming to seriously ill children and their families in the Northeast.
New Haven real estate brokerage RE/MAX Showcase will sponsor a 70-foot-tall hot air balloon to appear at the Denali’s Run the Gauntlet 5K Race at Lighthouse Point Park on Oct. 21.
In an era when you can find almost anything you want to know online about real estate – the estimated market value of a house, the rankings of neighborhood schools, crime rates, walkability and much more – there’s one important subject that’s difficult for consumers to check out: Ethics infractions by local Realtors, including agents you might want to hire to list your house or help you buy.
Fire officials in Connecticut are investigating a blaze that destroyed a home.
Here’s some promising news for self-employed entrepreneurs, “gig” economy workers and small business owners: There’s a bipartisan push underway on Capitol Hill to make the home mortgage process a lot easier
Connecticut’s labor force is expected to grow at a slower pace than the rest of the country in the coming years.
Bridgeport and Waterbury are ranked in the bottom ten of WalletHub’s newest ranking of real estate markets in the country. Out of 300 cities, Waterbury ranked 291, Bridgeport ranked 290 and Hartford ranked 283.
West-Hartford based First World Mortgage Corp. opened its eighth location last week in Watertown.
A 38-year-old Connecticut real estate agent faces a judge after being charged with leaving his young daughters in a hot car for about 20 minutes as he showed a listing.
Rent in Hartford has increased slightly for the third straight month, increasing by 0.2 percent over August.
Gov. Dannel Malloy filed an appeal with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) requesting that the denial of individual assistance for homeowners in New Haven and Fairfield counties be reversed.
A Connecticut real estate agent has been charged with leaving two young girls in a hot car for about 20 minutes as he showed a listing.
The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage barely inched up this week, continuing the summer trend of essentially being flat.
Is it easier today for homebuyers with a high debt ratio and sub-par credit scores to qualify for a mortgage than it’s been in years?
United Illuminating of New Haven and Southern Connecticut Gas of East Hartford have donated $2,500 to Bridgeport nonprofit Homes for the Brave.
Single-family home sales in Connecticut increased in July on a year-over-year basis while the median sale price hovered at a five-year high, according to the latest report from The Warren Group, publisher of The Commercial Record.
The Greater Hartford Association of Realtors raised over $3,330 for the Coalition on Housing and Homelessness. The nonprofit will use the funds to streamline the process for homeless individuals and families to access housing in Middlesex County, Meriden and Wallingford.
Nearly 30 percent of Millennials are tapping into their retirement savings for down payments, according to a new report from Down Payment Resource.
Residential Real Estate Top Block
- East Hartford Mortgage Lender to Terminate Expansion and Begin Layoffs
- Former Shelton Resident Admits Embezzling $326K from Employer
- Real Estate Agent Arrested After Leaving Young Girls in Hot Car
- Bank Manager Admits Embezzling $879K from CD Accounts
- Webster Bank Hires New CIO