Monthly Archives: September 2014

National Flood Insurance Program Changes Explained

After introductory remarks by Congressman Joe Courtney and Connecticut REALTORS® President Debra Chamberlain, Bob Desaulniers, Regional Insurance Specialist from FEMA, Congressman Joe Courtney (left) and Debra Chamberlain, CTR President spoke at a forum hosted by Congressman Courtney in Groton on … Continue reading

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I don’t understand, I thought this was a foreclosure!

If you follow the real estate market at all, you certainly know that the selling landscape has changed tremendously over the last 7 years.  When you are ready to make an offer on a home that you like, you want … Continue reading

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5 Mistakes First-Time Home Buyers Make

First-timers can be eager to jump into home ownership. But real estate experts say they see them committing the same mistakes, time and time again. Here are some of the most common ones, as identified by experts in a recent … Continue reading

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Homeownership Bolsters Household Net Worth

Homeowners have a median net worth 36 times higher than renters, according o NAR Research. Read more…

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What is an ECAR Affiliate Member?

Affiliate Members are individuals or firms who, while not engaged in the real estate profession have interests requiring information concerning real estate, and are in sympathy with the objectives of the Association. Currently, ECAR has Affiliate members in the following … Continue reading

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