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Entries in Home Sales (4)

Wednesday
May182016

Financial Institutions . . . In the News

  •  Home sales rose in Maine in March, both in numbers of homes sold and in higher prices.  (PPH 4.20.2016)
  • The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) rated Machias Savings Bank “outstanding” on its recent Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) Performance Evaluation.  (Mount Desert Islander 4.23.2016)
  • A class action suit against TD Bank’s coin-counting machines claims the Penny Arcades short-changed customers.  (My Central Jersey 4.29.2016)
  • Lake Sunapee Bank Group bought by Bar Harbor Bank for 142 million.  (Central Maine 5.5.2016)
  • J.D. Power and Associates awards Bangor Savings Bank for the second year in a row,  the highest score in New England among qualifying institutions on its 2016 Retail Banking Satisfaction Study.  (Mainebiz 5.6.2016)

 

Tuesday
May062014

Financial Institutions...In the News

  • Interview with Samuel Ladd III, retired vice chairman of Maine operations for People’s United Bank.  (Portland Press Herald 4.17.14)
  • John C. Marsh Jr., senior vice president of Bath Savings Institution, appointed to MaineHousing board by Gov. Paul LePage.  (Maine Biz 4.17.14)
  • Farm Credit of Maine merged with Farm Credit East, a six-state agricultural, timber and logging, and commercial fishing industry financial institution.  (Maine Biz 4.21.14)
  • Home sales increased 12.6% in Maine with the largest increase in the Greater Portland area. (Portland Press Herald 4.27.14)
  • Small business FAME bonds to be voted on in November.  (Portland Press Herald 5.2.14)
  • Mortgage lenders ease loan requirements for borrowers.  (Portland Press Herald 5.2.14)
  • Financial institutions’ prosecutions are being pursued by U.S. Justice Department.  (Bangor Daily News 5.5.14)
Wednesday
Mar262014

Financial Institutions . . . In the News

  • Consumer confidence still high as national home sales dropped in February.  (Bangor Daily News 3.25.2014)
  • Proposed bill would exempt insurance firms from same capital and liquidity requirements imposed on banks.  (Bloomberg Businessweek 3.11.2014)
  • Maine’s Bureau of Consumer Credit Protection releases new mortgage guide, “The Downeaster Common Sense Guide to Finding, Buying and Keeping Your Maine Home.”  (Maine Real Estate Rama 3.5.2014)
Monday
Feb242014

Financial institutions . . . In the News

  • Maine’s Northeast Bancorp gains prior Obama Cabinet member.  (Bangor Daily News 1.24.2014)
  • Maine banks and credit unions collaborate on training and education to stop elder financial abuse.  (Bangor Daily News 2.10.2014)
  • Federal banking changes allow Maine medical marijuana sellers access to banks.  (Maine Public Broadcasting Network 2.14.2014)
  • Fixed rate mortgages rise in U.S.  (Portland Press Herald 2.21.2014) 
  • Fannie Mae repays taxpayer bailout with $7.2 billion dividend.  (Kennebec Journal 2.21.2014)
  • U.S. Government receives about $9 million more from Fannie Mae than it drew from the government.  (Bangor Daily News 2.23.2014)
  • Maine home sales in January 2014 increased 8.6% over sales in January 2013.  (Portland Press Herald 2.21.2014)