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  • ‘Pervasive Fraud’ Among Massachusetts Mortgages, Officials Say | Realtor Magazine

    The register of deeds in South Essex County, Mass., told NBC News his department has uncovered 26,000 mortgage documents containing fraud.  The Massachusetts’ attorney general has filed a lawsuit against five major banks, alleging they illegally foreclosed on home owners in the state by using deceptive loan servicing practices, such as

  • Neighborhood Blogs Offer New Way to Reach Buyers It’s not just about selling the home but also the neighborhood in reaching today’s buyers, real estate agents say. Here’s how some are doing it through blogging.

  • Fed Leaves Rate Alone, More Upbeat About Recovery At its Tuesday meeting, the Fed reaffirmed its pledge to keep the federal funds rate — which serves as a benchmark rate for many types of loans, including mortgages — near zero until mid-2013.

  • Real Estate Infographic – Home Affordability

    Real Estate Infographic - Home Affordability

    This Current State of Home Affordability infographic was put together by Creditscore.  It illustrates a number of interesting points. More than 7 Million new privately owned housing units were authorized from Sept. 2009 to Sept. 2010 The Median price of a home is up 7x over 1940. It would take the average american household 4 […]

  • Real Estate Twitter Marketing Webinar

    On Thursday January 26, 2011 we will be hosting two free Webinars. The first session will be an introduction to the Digital Home Info Real Estate Marketing system. The second is Twitter Marketing for REALTORS®. Registration info is below. Thursday, January 26, 2011 Introduction to Digital Home Info 1:00 PM – 1:30 PM EST Click […]

  • Are you ready for 2012?

    About this time of year, many people are looking to the next year and thinking about what they can make better.  A slimmer figure and more money in the bank are a couple things that end up on many lists.  Every year people fail to meet their goals set for the New Year.  Here are […]