New Affiliate in Montrose, PA

MONTROSE AGENCY OWNERS ANNOUNCE NEW AFFILIATION AS WEICHERT, REALTORS® – ACROSS COUNTRY ASSOCIATES Montrose, Pa., February 14, 2012—Bob Aiken and Patty Aiken, owners of Across Country Real Estate, have announced that the company is now an independently owned and operated franchise with Weichert Real Estate Affiliates  (WREA).  Renamed WEICHERT, REALTORS® – Across Country Associates, the…

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Happy Valentine’s Day!

Saint Valentine’s Day, often simply Valentine’s Day, is a holiday observed on February 14 honoring one or more early Christian martyrs named Valentinus. It was first established by Pope Gelasius I in 496 AD, and was later deleted from the General Roman Calendar of saints in 1969 by Pope Paul VI. It is celebrated in…

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30-Year Mortgage Rates Hold at Record Lows

30-Year Mortgage Rates Hold at Record Lows Daily Real Estate News | Friday, February 10, 2012 The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 3.87 percent this week, matching last week’s all-time record low. As for other rates, they ticked up slightly this week, but still hovered around record lows compared to historical standards, Freddie Mac reports in…

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Fannie Starts Accepting Online Offers For Properties

Fannie Starts Accepting Online Offers for Properties Daily Real Estate News | Wednesday, February 08, 2012 Fannie Mae has announced that it is rolling out a pilot program nationwide that will allow real estate agents to now submit and track their offers online for Fannie Mae-owned properties. Once an offer is submitted, you’ll receive confirmation…

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For Renters, Market Likely to Get Pricier

For Renters, Market Likely to Get Pricier Daily Real Estate News | Tuesday, February 07, 2012 Rising demand and a tightening supply is force both commercial and residential rents upward, and signs point to an increase in prices continuing over the next few years. For one, office construction starts have been at their lowest level…

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More Housing Aid For Military Families

More Housing Aid For Military Families Daily Real Estate News | Monday, February 06, 2012 A nonprofit organization is expanding its services to help military home owners who are at risk of foreclosure due to relocation for their jobs or other circumstances. Hope Now is an alliance of mortgage servicers, investors, nonprofit counselors, and others…

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