Monthly Archives: February 2016

CT and eastern CT Home Sales Rise in January

  Connecticut REALTORS® reports that single-family residential home sales in Connecticut increased 19.2 percent comparing January 2016 to January 2015. The median sales price of $232,000 represents a less than 1 percent decrease from $234,000 in that same time period. … Continue reading

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U.S. House Unanimously Passes Condo Bill

The House of Representatives passed the, “Housing Opportunities through Modernization Act” with a unanimous vote of 427-0! Read about the changes on realtor.org

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Don’t Miss These Home Tax Deductions

Owning a home can pay off at tax time. Take advantage of these home ownership-related tax deductions and strategies to lower your tax bill. Read more at houuselogic.com

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Boost Curb Appeal with $100 in 4 Easy Steps

Does your listing need a more inviting first impression from the outside? Stager Cora Sue Anthony with Antony Staging in Oakland, Calif., says you don’t have to break the bank to get an instant lift to a home’s curb appeal. … Continue reading

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YOUR CREDIT SCORES EXPLAINED

Lenders want to give you a mortgage, but they also want to minimize their own risk. The easiest way to retard risk is by using your credit scores to make lending decisions. Credit scores are compiled separately by three consumer … Continue reading

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