Residential Real Estate

Community Good Works

Community Good Works

This week’s Community Good Works highlights credit unions and banks who have donated to many causes, especially to those who were affected by the Merrimack Valley gas explosions.

Baker Boots Columbia Gas, Moulton Cites ‘Human Mistake’

Gov. Charlie Baker on Friday afternoon declared a state of emergency in the wake of a series of gas fires and explosions in the Merrimack Valley, handing over control of the response to Eversource in place of the local utility that Lawrence Mayor Dan Rivera said had been “hiding from the problem.”

Should Ethics Violations Be Available to the Public?

In an era when you can find almost anything you want to know online about real estate – the estimated market value of a house, the rankings of neighborhood schools, crime rates, walkability and much more – there’s one important subject that’s difficult for consumers to check out: Ethics infractions by local Realtors, including agents you might want to hire to list your house or help you buy.

Community Good Works

This week’s Community Good Works features banks and credit unions giving back to their communities through volunteer work, donations and events.

CFPB Issues New HMDA Amendment Rule

The Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection has issued an interpretive and procedural rule to implement and clarify section 104(a) of the Economic, Growth, Regulatory Relief and Consumer Protection Act.

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