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NEW HAVEN, CT – November 11, 2013 – (RealEstateRama) — Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (CT-3) announced today US Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki is allowing 23 Connecticut veterans to stay in their current retirement homes through next September. Without Shineski’s intervention they would have been forced to leave at the end of this year
HARTFORD, – November 11, 2013 – (RealEstateRama) — The Department of Consumer Protection has revoked the home improvement contractor registration of Lysco Contracting, Inc, of 70 East Jefryn Boulevard, Deer Park, NY for violations of the Home Improvement Act, the Unfair Trade Practices Act, and occupational licensing laws.
HARTFORD, – October 22, 2013 – (RealEstateRama) — Department of Consumer Protection Commissioner William M. Rubenstein has issued a legal decision and order against Shoreline Trailer Court, LLC of Branford for violations of laws pertaining to mobile manufactured home parks and the Unfair Trade Practices Act.
ROCKY HILL, CT – September 24, 2013 – (RealEstateRama) — Connecticut is among the 10 best states for first-time homebuyers, according to HSH.com, the nation’s largest publisher of mortgage and consumer loan information. The 10 Best article was published on the MSN Real Estate website earlier this month.
LĪHU’E – April 30, 2013 – (RealEstateRama) — County officials are reminding the public that the county’s plans to go paperless with building applications will be moving into the next phase this week
WASHINGTON, D.C. – April 11, 2013 – (RealEstateRama) — Connecticut’s Department of Energy and Environmental Protection and Attorney General George Jepsen announced today that current and previous owners of the former English Station power plant site in New Haven have been issued an administrative order requiring them to take action to clean up that property.
HARTFORD – February 13, 2013 – (RealEstateRama) — Once the storm passes, and depending on the amount of snowfall, many homeowners may want to have snow removed from their roofs. Here are some guidelines to consider when hiring someone to clear snow from the roof of your home
WINDSOR, CT – February 6, 2013 – (RealEstateRama) — Homeowners, renters, nonprofits and businesses of all sizes have until Tuesday, Feb. 12 to register for FEMA disaster assistance or apply for disaster loans through the U.S. Small Business Administration, the Federal Emergency Management Agency announced today.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – January 25, 2013 – (RealEstateRama) — The state has won a contempt action against the former owner of a contaminated Bridgeport property for failing both to secure the property and to allow remediation efforts to continue as required by an earlier court order.
WASHINGTON, DC – November 28, 2012 – (RealEstateRama) — On Saturday, December 1, Congressman Jim Himes (CT-4) will hold an information session where representatives from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Small Business Administration (SBA) will outline the services they offer to those affected by Superstorm Sandy, including individual assistance for home owners and physical disaster loans and economic injury loans for businesses affected by the hurricane. The meeting will include an overview of assistance available for those who wish to elevate their homes and businesses to avoid future flood damage
HARTFORD, CT – July 16, 2012 – (RealEstateRama) — Connecticut’s distressed homeowners have another opportunity to explore loan modification and foreclosure prevention options with their banks at a day-long, state-sponsored forum Tuesday, July 10, at the University of Connecticut in Storrs
New Haven, CT – September 8, 2011 – (RealEstateRama) — Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (CT-3) issued the following information today in response to the Small Business Administration’s announcement of Disaster Assistance Loans, following President Obama’s Disaster Declaration, being made available to Connecticut homeowners and businesses
August 31, 2011 – (RealEstateRama) — Senate President Donald E. Williams, Jr. (D-Brooklyn) is urging homeowners who are grappling with property damage due to Hurricane Irene to use caution when hiring home contractors or arborists.
March 11, 2011 – (RealEstateRama) — State Senator Joseph J. Crisco, Jr. (D-Woodbridge), Senate chair of the legislature’s Insurance and Real Estate Committee, today praised committee approval of a bill meant to prohibit ‘private transfer fees’ in Connecticut. The relatively new financing plan, already restricted or subject to outright bans in 19 states, amounts to a private sector conveyance fee, adding undue cost to the sale of property, Senator Crisco said.
March 8, 2011 – (RealEstateRama) — Amidst national reports of shoddy paperwork processing that led to suspended foreclosure proceedings at many major lenders, state Senator Anthony Musto (D-Trumbull) is pushing legislation that would require banks to perfect their legal right to property before they can file a foreclosure action.