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April 30, 2013 Posted by Connecticut RealEstateRama
LÄªHU’E – April 30, 2013 – (RealEstateRama) — County officials are reminding the public that the countyâ€™s plans to go paperless with building applications will be moving into the next phase this week
April 11, 2013 Posted by Connecticut RealEstateRama
WASHINGTON, D.C. – April 11, 2013 – (RealEstateRama) — Connecticutâ€™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.
February 13, 2013 Posted by Connecticut RealEstateRama
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
February 6, 2013 Posted by Connecticut RealEstateRama
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.
January 25, 2013 Posted by Connecticut RealEstateRama
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.
November 28, 2012 Posted by Connecticut RealEstateRama
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
July 16, 2012 Posted by RealEstateRama
HARTFORD, CT – July 16, 2012 – (RealEstateRama) — Connecticutâ€™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
September 8, 2011 Posted by Connecticut RealEstateRama
New Haven, CT – September 8, 2011 – (RealEstateRama) — Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (CT-3) issued the following information today in response to the Small Business Administrationâ€™s announcement of Disaster Assistance Loans, following President Obamaâ€™s Disaster Declaration, being made available to Connecticut homeowners and businesses
August 31, 2011 Posted by Connecticut RealEstateRama
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 Posted by Connecticut RealEstateRama
March 11, 2011 – (RealEstateRama) — State Senator Joseph J. Crisco, Jr. (D-Woodbridge), Senate chair of the legislatureâ€™s Insurance and Real Estate Committee, today praised committee approval of a bill meant to prohibit â€˜private transfer feesâ€™ 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 Posted by Connecticut RealEstateRama
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.
Crisco, Representative Klarides Say State Funds Will Help Woodbridge Homeowners Where Ground Shifted Near West River
December 9, 2010 Posted by Connecticut RealEstateRama
December 9, 2010 – (RealEstateRama) — State Senator Joseph J. Crisco, Jr. (D-Woodbridge) and Rep. Themis Klarides (R-Derby) today announced the imminent release of state funding to assist affected Woodbridge homeowners near the West River, where shifting ground, settling, and subsidence has caused property damage.
October 7, 2010 Posted by Connecticut RealEstateRama
October 7, 2010 – (RealEstateRama) — State Senator Toni N. Harp (D- New Haven), the Senate chair of the legislatureâ€™s Appropriations Committee, today welcomed the news from Washington that Connecticut is one of 32 states to qualify for federal funding to help struggling, unemployed homeowners in the state. Connecticut qualified under the federal governmentâ€™s Emergency Homeowner Loan Program.
May 17, 2010 Posted by FEMA
WALLINGFORD, CO – May 17, 2010 – (RealEstateRama) — As a result of Marchâ€™s severe storms and flooding, help is available to support the state of Connecticut and its homeowners and low-income renters, according to U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) officials.
60 Million of Tax-Exempt Bond Financing Available for Rental Housing Under New Notice of Funding Availability (“NOFA”)
April 15, 2010 Posted by Connecticut RealEstateRama
April 15, 2010 – (RealEstateRama) — The Connecticut Housing Finance Authority (CHFA) announces availability of approximately $60,000,000 for construction and permanent Tax-Exempt Bond (TEB) financing for multifamily rental housing developments. TEB financing is typically paired with 4% Low-Income Housing Tax Credits (LIHTC) as a source of investor equity. Under this notice of funding availabilty, CHFA will be accepting both TEB financing and 4% LIHTC applications