Property, Rentals, Transactions

Office of Early Childhood Receives $10.4 Million in Federal Funding to Support State Home Visiting Program

Hartford – February 24, 2015 – (RealEstateRama) — The Connecticut Office of Early Childhood today announced that Connecticut will be receiving an additional $10.4 million in federal grants from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services as part of the Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program (Home Visiting Program). These funds will allow Connecticut to expand voluntary, evidence-based home visiting services to women during pregnancy and to parents with young children. Connecticut was awarded $1 million of federal funding for the Home Visiting Program last August

Cash Flow 2 Freedom Live Real Estate Experience

WASHINGTON, D.C. – February 23, 2015 – (RealEstateRama) — During this special 2-day event, attendees will discover secrets for online and offline real estate marketing, negotiations, finding and managing contractors, planning a renovate project, and saving money on materials. Plus experienced real estate investors will share how to buy real estate using none or little real of their own funding. Participants will hear about actual real estate transactions happening here in Connecticut and New England.

Apartment Owners Association Of Connecticut Meeting

WASHINGTON, D.C. – February 13, 2015 – (RealEstateRama) — It’s 2015 and we are looking forward to a year of great profitable for our members!!!! Meet other property owners and managers … share ideas … find new acquisitions

Phillips Edison Grocery Center REIT II, Inc. Acquires First Grocery-anchored Shopping Center

February 3, 2015 – (RealEstateRama) — Phillips Edison Grocery Center REIT II, Inc. (the “Company”) today announced the acquisition of Willimantic Plaza, adding the first property in the state of Connecticut to the Company’s portfolio.

Ayala: Spanish-Language Housing Website Helping Latinos Become Homeowners

WASHINGTON, D.C. – April 4, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — The keys to affordable homeownership are being extended to Connecticut’s Hispanic community through a new Spanish-speaking website that has been launched by the Connecticut Housing Finance Authority (CHFA). Senator Andres Ayala welcomed news of this website that aims to better serve the Hispanic markets and increase access to home-buying education and support

Connecticut Man Sentenced in Connection with Tax Free Property Exchange Business

BOSTON – March 4, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — A Connecticut man who victimized exchangors in Massachusetts was sentenced yesterday for his role in a mail and wire fraud scheme involving a tax free property exchange business.

Himes Calls on Conn. Officials to Help Shoreline Homeowners

WASHINGTON, DC – February 4, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Congressman Jim Himes (CT-4) today called on the Connecticut Interagency Hazard Mitigation Committee to reconsider a controversial decision not to consider municipal grant requests for homeowners to elevate homes vulnerable to flooding in the community. The Hazard Mitigation Grant Program awards will instead be awarded to municipal infrastructure projects despite requests from municipal leaders to prioritize residents over projects. Individual homeowners believed funding would be available before the Committee announced its decision

DeLauro Urges State to Provide Immediate Relief for CT Homeowners

WASHINGTON, D.C. – February 4, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (CT-3) today urged the Connecticut Interagency Hazard Mitigation Committee to reconsider their decision not to award any Hazard Mitigation grant funds to Connecticut residents trying to rebuild from Hurricane Sandy. She also urged Governor Malloy and the Department of Housing to move more quickly in making Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds available to residents, including by prioritizing homeowners in the state’s plan for the next round of CDBG funds.

DeLauro Announces 23 CT Veterans Will Stay In Their Retirement Homes

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

Department of Consumer Protection Revokes Home Improvement Registration of Lysco Contracting, Inc.

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.

CT REIA Meeting with Robyn Thompson: Buy, Rehab, and Sell Homes in CT

West Hartford, CT – November 5, 2013 – (RealEstateRama) — If you answered yes to any of these questions, retailing ugly houses is for you! Robyn has taught thousands of students how to achieve financial independence by investing in distressed properties. Robyn has made retailing homes a science and she knows every technique imaginable to locate profitable deals, renovate distressed properties at lightning speed, minimize holding costs, and qualify good credit buyers and expedite closings so you can collect a big check.

Connecticut Real Estate Investors Association (CT REIA) Announces Fall 2013 Real Estate Investment Coaching Program

West Hartford, CT – October 31, 2013 – (RealEstateRama) — The Connecticut Real Estate Investors Association, or CT REIA, is announcing the start of its Fall 2013 Fast Track Team Coaching Program for buying, negotiating, holding and selling real estate. The first meeting of this 6-month program will take place on Wednesday November 6, 2013 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm at the Four Points Sheraton, 275 Research Parkway, Meriden, CT. The cost of this event varies and is dependent on which type of package interested participants choose.

CT REIA Fall 2013 Real Estate Coaching Program

West Hartford, CT – October 29, 2013 – (RealEstateRama) — The CT REIA “Fast-Track” Coaching Program teaches how to profit from real estate in the local market. It is known for creating a high number of successes amongst its students.

State Sanctions Branford Mobile Home Park for Unsafe, Unhealthy Living Conditions

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.

Connecticut Real Estate Investors Association (CT REIA) Announces Its October 2013 Monthly Meeting With Croix Sather

WASHINGTON, D.C. – October 15, 2013 – (RealEstateRama) — The Connecticut Real Estate Investors Association, or CT REIA, in association with Croix Sather, is announcing its monthly meeting on October 21, 2013. This meeting will take place from 5:30 to 9:00 pm at the Four Points Sheraton, located at 275 Research Parkway in Meriden, CT.