Category Archives: Company News


A New Take on Construction: The Pure House

This summer, the first Pure House residential home will be constructed in Westport, Conn. This high performance home will feature world class building science on the outside and chemical free materials on the inside.

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William Raveis Expands into Coolidge Corner, Brookline with the Acquisition of First Choice Realty

Premier location will give Raveis big boost as it continues to expand its Brookline market presence.

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June 11, 2014


Recent Study Shows William Raveis Mortgage’s Rates Are Lower

According to Mortgage Returns, a data aggregator of over 300 financial institutions, William Raveis Mortgage, LLC, offered its customers the lowest interest rates amongst its competition for five predominant mortgage products, including: the 30 year fixed rate, 30 year fixed rate jumbo, 15 year fixed rate, 5 year ARM and 7 year ARM.

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June 9, 2014


5 Tips for Buying this Spring

This post is a follow-up to last week’s “5 Tips for Selling this Spring.”

The spring market is in full-swing, which means good things for buyers and sellers alike. If you’re planning to buy this season, there are some tips you can utilize to make the most of your home buying process.

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May 19, 2014


Current Market Conditions: April 2014

In April 2014, as compared to April 2013, Months of Supply* continued to fall around the Northeast, with Connecticut (-3.8%), Massachusetts (-10.8%), Westchester County, New York (-33.1%) and Rhode Island (-2.4%) all seeing declines. However, Average Sales Price rose across the board, with gains of 12.9%, 10.9%, 12.1% and 12.8% in Connecticut, Massachusetts, Westchester County and Rhode Island, respectively.

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May 15, 2014


Team Raveis Supports CT Challenge

Every year Connecticut organizes a bike ride that helps raise money to empower cancer survivors to live happy and healthier lives; this program is called the CT Challenge. This year will be CT Challenge’s 10th Anniversary and will be held in Westport on July 25th & 26th, 2014. William Raveis Mortgage, LLC is the proud sponsor of Team Raveis: a team organized by three-time rider and Executive Mortgage Banker Michael DeRosa.

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May 13, 2014


What they’re Saying: Certified Homeownership Professional Training

Several months ago we unveiled our Certified Homeownership Professional (CHP) training course. A proprietary training, William Raveis agents are provided the opportunity to attend a day-long education course to be certified in the mortgage, insurance and settlement service pieces of the real estate transaction. This training ultimately gives them the ability to help navigate their clients and customers through the entire homeownership experience. Here’s what some of our CHP graduates are saying.

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May 9, 2014


William Raveis Mortgage Recognized for Having Top Ranked Mortgage Loan Originators

 Mortgage Executive Magazine ranks Top 1% in the Nation and Top 200 Mortgage Originators in America

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May 5, 2014


Breaking into the New York City Market, William Raveis Announces 100th Office

Together with Paul Purcell and Kathy Braddock, Raveis plans to open East 56th Street office

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April 30, 2014


The Hope Lodge’s Fifth Birthday

Earlier this month, the AstraZeneca Hope Lodge celebrated its fifth birthday. This state-of-the-art facility serves as a “home away from home” for patients traveling more than 40 miles to their outpatient treatments. There is no charge to stay at Hope Lodge, for either the patient or his or her caregivers.

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April 21, 2014