Residential Real Estate
A group of Connecticut lawmakers is pushing to include higher taxes on the wealthy in the next state budget.
Although small businesses vary widely in terms of size, industry and issues, they do appear to be generally united by a growing uneasiness about the economy.
New Haven Mayor Toni Harp joined the developer of a large new rental complex near the city’s downtown to break ground on the project Thursday.
U.S. employers posted nearly 7.6 million open jobs in January, near a record high set in November. It’s evidence that businesses are still hungry for workers despite signs the economy has slowed.
Sales of new U.S. homes slumped 6.9 percent in January, a possible sign that buyers paused during the government shutdown.
If you’re one of the millions of Americans who are self-employed or earn money on the side through freelance, contract or “gig” work, you may know the drill firsthand: Applying for a mortgage can be an intrusive ordeal.
Connecticut still has one of the highest property tax rates in the country, according to a new study.
Housing costs are encouraging some Connecticut residents to consider leaving the state, according to a new poll from Sacred Heart University.
A new poll from Sacred Heart University shows a majority of Connecticut residents oppose Gov. Ned Lamont’s plan to put tolls on the state’s major highways using electronic tolling.
A Connecticut developer with more than 25 years of experience in the homebuilding industry was elected as the 2019 chairman of the National Association of Home Builders during the association’s International Builders’ Show in Las Vegas in late February.
Connecticut lawmakers were urged Friday to pass additional legislation to address the state’s crumbling foundations problem and also find additional funds to help impacted homeowners.
Recent data from the National Association of Home Builders show multifamily construction in the greater New Haven area grew dramatically in 2018, while the same sector showed a large decline in Fairfield County.
A key committee in the General Assembly has backed a plan to extend foreclosure mediation for homeowners whose foundations are crumbling due to substandard construction materials.
Even if your home is not a dazzling palazzo on a hill, the secret is out: Though it’s highly unlikely, your Zillow page can be hacked and stolen by online troublemakers.
Secretary Ben Carson, head of the federal Department of Housing and Urban Development, may be leaving his post at the end of President Donald Trump’s current term in 2020.
Home flipping is growing in Hartford in a big way, with the city chalking up the fourth-biggest increase among big cities nationwide.
The owner of one of Torrington’s oldest houses has received a “fix and flip” loan for the property.
A sign of Connecticut’s strengthening state economy, the Connecticut Airport Authority announced that Hartford’s Bradley International Airport saw passenger traffic grow by 3.6 percent in 2018.
The U.S. economy slowed in the final three months of last year to an annual growth rate of 2.6 percent, the slowest pace since the beginning of 2018, as the government shutdown and other factors took a toll on growth. Economists believe growth has slowed even more in the current quarter.
It’s a real estate and social barometer that doesn’t get a lot of publicity, but it’s important: More Americans are paying their mortgages on time today than they have in nearly two decades – maybe even longer.