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Existing FHA Condo Rules Extended

On August 24, 2016 HUD extended their existing temporary guidance on condos, without the changes brought about in HR 3700. HUD continues to work on the regulatory guidance to implement the new law, but their existing guidance was set to … Continue reading

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6 Top Ethics Issues Today

Times change but ethical challenges don’t. JULY 2016 | BY BRUCE AYDT Technology is raising a host of ethics issues, such as what’s okay and what’s not to say on social media. But the biggest ethics issues continue to be … Continue reading

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New Fair Housing Disclosure from the Connecticut Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities (CHRO)

The new Fair Housing Disclosure form pursuant to Public Act 16-16 is now available on the Connecticut Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities (CHRO) site and may be accessed here. The statement of purpose of the Bill that passed is “To provide … Continue reading

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Military Foreclosure Protection Bill Passes

On March 21, 2016, the U.S. House of Representatives passed S. 2393, the “Foreclosure Relief and Extension for Servicemembers Act of 2015,” which extends the one-year protection from foreclosure in the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA) through 2017. The Senate … Continue reading

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FTC Warns of Phishing Scam; Boost Your Security

The FTC’s blog for consumers is alerting the public about hackers who’ve been spoofing consumers’ and agents’ email accounts to scam funds from them. Read the FTC’s post here, and then share it with your friends. Read how to protect … Continue reading

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Eastern Connecticut REALTORS® to attend REALTORS® at the Capitol on April 6

REALTORS® from eastern Connecticut and across the state will be traveling to Hartford on Wednesday, April 6, 2016 to lobby the Senators and Representative on real estate issues. Our goal is to protect the interests of real estate owners and … Continue reading

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Eastern Connecticut real estate sales up, prices flat

The number of single family sales in New London and Windham Counties increased 15% during the third quarter of 2015 compared to the third quarter of 2014. Prices were flat, however, with the average price declining 0.5% and the median … Continue reading

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