Blumenthal Introduces the Permanently Protecting Tenants at Foreclosure Act of 2015

U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) led housing advocates today in announcing legislation to permanently extend critical protections for renters living in foreclosed properties. The Protecting Tenants at Foreclosure Act, first passed in 2009, ensured that most tenants in foreclosed homes could stay in their homes for the remainder of their lease, or for at least 90 days post-foreclosure.

Rep. Esty Helps Veteran Recover over $16,000 in Social Security Benefits; Avoid Foreclosure

NEW BRITAIN, CT - February 26, 2014 - (RealEstateRama) -- This week, Rep. Elizabeth Esty (CT-5) shared a “Constituent Corner” story from Thomas Campbell...

Attorney General: 6,300 Homeowners Helped By National Mortgage Foreclosure Settlement

WASHINGTON, D.C. - August 22, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Attorney General George Jepsen today called the $25 billion mortgage foreclosure settlement with the nation’s five largest mortgage loan servicing companies a “tremendous success” for providing mortgage relief benefits of approximately $450 million to nearly 6,300 Connecticut borrowers

DeLauro Reintroduces Legislation to Protect American Homeowners

WASHINGTON, DC - June 27, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (D-CT) reintroduced the Regulation of Mortgage Servicing Act today, a bill that will establish clear, national standards for mortgage lenders and help struggling homeowners avoid foreclosure

Eligible Connecticut Borrowers Who Lost Homes to Foreclosure To Receive Nearly $7 Million from...

WASHINGTON, D.C. - June 5, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Attorney General George Jepsen said today that as a result of the national mortgage foreclosure servicing settlement, nearly $7 million is being distributed in Connecticut to approximately 5,000 Connecticut borrowers who lost their homes to foreclosure.

Connecticut Homeowners Continue To Benefit from National Mortgage Foreclosure Settlement

WASHINGTON, D.C. - May 21, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Attorney General George Jepsen said Connecticut’s distressed homeowners continue to benefit from first-lien principal reductions and other mortgage relief programs resulting from the $25 billion national mortgage foreclosure settlement announced last year

CT REIA May 2013 Meeting – Make Big Profits With Abandoned Properties

West Hartford, CT - April 22, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Reggie Brooks teaches a person how to find "abandoned/distressed properties", find the owners, and structure a transaction that is mutually beneficial to both parties. You will learn how to "automate the process" of finding the property and the owners, thus creating a cookie-cutter type business where you get the abandoned properties "chasing you", rather than the other way around. The "Abandoned Property" presentation includes case studies of people who have used the Abandoned Property system and made significant profits

Help for Homeowners Facing Threat of Foreclosure

Conn. - April 3, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Casa, Dom, La Maison, Home...Connecticut’s Emergency Mortgage Assistance Program (EMAP) may be the key to help you keep it. Connecticut Housing Finance Authority (CHFA) is accepting applications for the Emergency Mortgage Assistance Program (EMAP) available for city and area homeowners who are or facing foreclosure or having trouble making their mortgage payments due to a temporary financial hardship.

Attorney General Says Help to State Homeowners Running Ahead of Earlier Mortgage Relief...

WASHINGTON, D.C. - February 21, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Attorney General George Jepsen said Connecticut’s distressed homeowners are on track to receive significantly more mortgage relief from the $25 billion national mortgage foreclosure settlement than anticipated when the settlement was announced last year.

The Connecticut REIA Announces June 2012 Real Estate Investing Seminar With Foreclosure Expert Albert...

West Hartford, CT - May 30, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Connecticut Real Estate Investors Association, or CT REIA, in association with Albert Lowry, is announcing the CT REIA monthly real estate investing meeting on June 18, 2012. This meeting will take place from 5:30 pm to 9:00 pm at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, located at 100 Berlin Road in Cromwell, CT.

CT REIA June 2012 Real Estate Investing Meeting: Making Money With Shadow Inventory

May 30, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) - Epitomizing the saga of "rags to riches," Dr. Albert Lowry has risen to become America's premier authority on real estate investing. He started out with no money, but he did have a burning desire to succeed, plus plenty of common sense. He began fulfilling his dream by getting his real estate license and learning how to sell property. He rapidly began acquiring duplexes and triplexes, and did the routine maintenance himself.

Connecticut Real Estate Investors Association (CT REIA) Announces May 2012 Free Webinar With Sue...

West Hartford, CT - May 25, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Connecticut Real Estate Investors Association, or CT REIA, in association with Sue Nelson is announcing a free webinar for real estate investors on May 31, 2012. This call will take place from 8:00 pm to 9:00 pm Eastern Standard Time. After registering, attendees will be emailed login credentials for the call.

Free Teleseminar: Buying From Banks During The Perfect Storm

West Hartford, CT - May 24, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- Sue Nelson has been talking for the last year about the perfect storm that is raging with the banks and the real estate they financed. What you may or may not know is we are still at the tip of the iceberg! The banks are sitting on tons of Notes and REO product that you and I don't even know about! That's right! There is more being added as these loans come due, in fact, the FDIC says there is $1.4 trillion in "at-risk mortgages" coming due in the next 3 years.

Connecticut Real Estate Investors Association (CT REIA) Announces April 2012 All-Day Investment Seminar With...

West Hartford, CT - April 23, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Connecticut Real Estate Investors Association, or CT REIA, in association with Sue Nelson is announcing the Saturday seminar for real estate investors on April 28, 2012. This meeting will take place from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm at the Comfort Inn, located at 900 East Main Street in Meriden, CT.

Weekend Workshop: Buying Notes and Real Estate Directly From Banks

West Hartford, CT - April 17, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- Regardless of your experience or available funds you can be successful in buying notes and REO's directly from banks and make money right away! This is an unprecedented time to take advantage of the market and change your financial future forever. As Sue says if you have just a year and a few hours a week you can completely change your retirement and leave that JOB. With her strategies it only actually takes one deal! She has been teaching for over 15 years and makes learning fun. You will leave this full day seminar with so many tools for your transactional toolbox whether or not you are a very seasoned investor or someone brand new to the business.



Following continued alarming reports of negligence and abuse at homes for developmentally disabled residents, U.S. Senator Chris Murphy (D-Conn.), a member of the U.S. Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee, committed to introduce legislation to address this issue. The second investigation released today by the Office of the Inspector General (OIG) of the Department of Health and Human Services outlined issues in Massachusetts similar to those found in the OIG investigation into Connecticut, which was released on May 24, 2016


Former Head on Enfield Community Development Corporation Charged with Stealing Government...

John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, Patricia M. Ferrick, Special Agent in Charge of the New Haven Division of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, and Enfield Police Chief Carl Sferrazza today announced that DARRIN LAMORE, 47, of Enfield, has been charged by a federal criminal complaint with stealing government funds from the Enfield Community Development Corporation