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Massachusetts Awarded $3.2 Million for Affordable Housing

Amherst, Boston, Haverhill, Hull, Plymouth, and Worcester Initiatives Will Create 252 Rental and Ownership Units BOSTON, Nov. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- The Federal Home Loan Bank...

RISI Predicts Housing Affordability To Improve 15% By Early 2008

BOSTON, Nov. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, today announced that the RISI Housing Affordability Index...

Mortgage Foreclosure Prevention

Governor Patrick’s five point foreclosure prevention plan is designed to keep people in their homes and stabilize neighborhoods across the Commonwealth: Neighborhood Stabilization Pilot...

ATTORNEY GENERAL MARTHA COAKLEY ISSUES FINAL MORTGAGE BROKER AND LENDER REGULATIONS

New Regulations Will Ban Unfair or Deceptive Lending Practices That Contributed to Foreclosure Crisis BOSTON - Today, Attorney General Martha Coakley filed finalized regulations with the...

TowerGroup: Subprime Lending Meltdown Fuels Risk and Opportunity for Creditors

NEEDHAM, Mass., Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- The effect of the subprime mortgage meltdown continues to radiate out across the credit markets. Alan Greenspan ,...

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What the heck is a condotel?

Have you ever dreamed of living in a hotel? Just imagine: You'd have housekeepers, valet drivers, room service and more -- all there to...

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The Number of Massachusetts Homes Put Under Agreement Went Up in...

The Massachusetts Association of Realtors® (MAR) reported today that the number of single-family homes and condominiums put under agreement in the month of July experienced double-digit percent increases over the same time last year. The median price for pending home sales remained above the $400,000 for the third straight month. July's Hot Topic' question found that the vast majority of Realtors® reported that their clients are concerned about finding a home to buy after they sell.