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By Joe Petrowsky, Your Mortgage Consultant for Life
(Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709)
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    “My Bank Can’t do My Mortgage”     Mr. Petrowsky, My Realtor Jim XXXXXX gave me your contact information. I recently met with my banks to get pre-qualified for a mortgage. After a couple of weeks, they let me know they couldn’t help me because my credit scores are too low. They let me know my...

By Jonathan Hall, Realtor - Danbury,CT Area Real Estate~203-417-0523
(William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty)
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There are a couple of different train stations in within close proxminty to the Greater Danbury area.  There is a train station within the heart of Danbury,CT. For that train station, there is service to lower Farfield County, with  stops in downtown Bethel, West Redding, Georgetown, the Merrit 7...

By Joe Petrowsky, Your Mortgage Consultant for Life
(Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709)
Comments 5
   “Qualified to the Max, NOT always Smart”     Dear Mr. Petrowsky,It has been a couple of years since we communicated and this is all a bit uncomfortable as well. My wife and I met with you and you took us through the pre-qualification process. Unfortunately we did not pay attention to your sage...

By Jonathan Hall, Realtor - Danbury,CT Area Real Estate~203-417-0523
(William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty)
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A typical closing is generally about 60 days or so from the day the signed offer is. It typically can is no longer than 90 days, due to the buyers mortgage rate lock. In some cases, for a short sale property, the closing date is left open-typically 45 days upon short sale approval & most of the t...

By Jonathan Hall, Realtor - Danbury,CT Area Real Estate~203-417-0523
(William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty)
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It is exciting to be considering moving out of New York state or even New York City into the suburbs. The greater Danbury area is one of the best kept secrets in the tri-state area.  Due to quality homes, reasonable properties taxes and more, this area is growing as an alternative to nearby Westc...

By Joe Petrowsky, Your Mortgage Consultant for Life
(Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709)
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“Pretty Smart Farmer Jack”    Farmer Jack once lived on a quiet rural highway, but as time went by, the traffic slowly built up and eventually got so heavy and so fast that 3-6 of his free-range chickens were being run over every week.So Farmer Jack called the local police station to complain. "Y...

By Jonathan Hall, Realtor - Danbury,CT Area Real Estate~203-417-0523
(William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty)
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Set north of the the town center of Danbury in a suburban neighborhood, the Hayestown and Pembroke Road area offers. Savy buyers and owners of real estate in this district of Danbury take note of access to outstanding recreational facilities including Bear Mountain Park, Hatter's Park, Danbury To...

By Joe Petrowsky, Your Mortgage Consultant for Life
(Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709)
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“What Should I Pay off First?”    Thank you so much Mr. Petrowsky. I would of paid off the car loan first which would have been a mistake and not helped very much. I can accomplish paying off the three collections and lowering the three credit card balances. I will start this right away. I will s...

By Jonathan Hall, Realtor - Danbury,CT Area Real Estate~203-417-0523
(William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty)
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The home buying process can be difficult at times in the Greater Danbury area. The truth is, home buyers should be prepared going in the start of the process so they shouldn't be surprised on the way things go. The fun part of begins when you are have the accepted offer. Looking at the homes can ...

By Joe Petrowsky, Your Mortgage Consultant for Life
(Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709)
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 “Never Thought of Buying a Home that Needs Renovations!”    We are ready to refinance our current mortgage, it looks great by the way! To refresh your memory, you coached us and arranged an FHA 203K mortgage for us. The original purchase price was $233,000 and the renovation cost was $116,000. W...

By Ed Silva, Central CT Real Estate Broker Serving all equally
(RE/MAX Professionals, CT 203-206-0754 )
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Active Rainers Do Respond:  An Update to the Postcard ProjectLast month, I wrote a blog looking for assistance from ActiveRain Members on behalf of my grandson, Raphael and his class. Calling All Active-Rainers Need Some Help For A School ProjectThe project is to get as many postcards as possible...

By Joe Petrowsky, Your Mortgage Consultant for Life
(Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709)
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“Would You Let Him Go?”     A Florida senior citizen drove his brand-new Corvette convertible out of the dealership in Jacksonville. Taking off down the road, he pushed it to 80 mph, enjoying the wind blowing through what little hair he had left. "Amazing," he thought as he flew down I-95, pushin...

By Jonathan Hall, Realtor - Danbury,CT Area Real Estate~203-417-0523
(William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty)
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There are several lesser knonwn facts about the greater Danbury area that you might not know-The village center of New Milford was filmed for the movie Mr. Deeds remake in the late 1990s-The Doors performed at Danbury High School-Orange is the New Black, is based off the stories from the Danbury,...

By Joe Petrowsky, Your Mortgage Consultant for Life
(Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709)
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          “Getting Permission”    Hi Joe, A conversation or email is fine. Looking to see if you could help estimate what my husband and I could afford for a mortgage. Just got married last August and looking to buy this spring in the Boston area. Just found your company online from blogs that yo...

By Gail Robinson, CRS, GRI, e-PRO Fairfield County, CT
(William Raveis Real Estate)
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To see the Black Rock Real Estate Market newsletter, click on the link to the Constant Contact site below...https://conta.cc/2En4Qlh  

By Joe Petrowsky, Your Mortgage Consultant for Life
(Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709)
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  “How Long do You Want to Keep Renting?”      Mr JoeWe can’t thank you enough, we are now homeowners! I have to think back to when you and I met and you interviewed my wife and I as one of your tenants. You asked the craziest questions. How much longer will you want to rent instead of buying you...

By Jonathan Hall, Realtor - Danbury,CT Area Real Estate~203-417-0523
(William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty)
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Due to the size of Danbury,CT & the large development that has shaped our fair city, there have been a number of homes that have been in essence copied from one part of town into others. They lead to a number of great condos or townhomes for owners to call home. They include: Park Brook, Park Rid...

By Eric L. Green, Your IRS Tax Litigator
(Green & Sklarz LLC)
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Join us for our 3rd annual full-day criminal tax conference, where attendees will learn everything they could want to know about the criminal tax process!  This year's conference is named "Shopping the Preparer" which is when IRS Criminal Investigations sends in undercover agents to see if a tax ...

By Jonathan Hall, Realtor - Danbury,CT Area Real Estate~203-417-0523
(William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty)
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Home Prices in Westwood Village Danbury, CT for 2018Real estate market data for Westwood Village condos-Danbury,CT provided by Jonathan Hall of  William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty. What Sold In 2018  in Westwood Village in Danbury,CT:55 Mill Plain Road Style Number Of Sold Homes High Pri...

By Ed Silva, Central CT Real Estate Broker Serving all equally
(RE/MAX Professionals, CT 203-206-0754 )
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What’s My Cheshire CT Home Worth, Market Statistics for January 2019  Currently in Cheshire CT there are 88 active residential listings for sale. They range from a 1,368 square ft, 3-bedroom ranch listed at $159,000 to a 5,178 square ft, 5-bedroom colonial listed at $1,100,000. The average list p...

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