Category Archives: Company News

7.23.14

Expanding into New Jersey, William Raveis Baer & McIntosh Establish Firm’s Inaugural Office in the Garden State

Chris Raveis, president of William Raveis Affiliates, and Debbie Blankfort, broker/owner of William Raveis Baer & McIntosh, today announced the expansion of William Raveis Real Estate, Mortgage & Insurance into the state of New Jersey.  Continue reading

7.23.14

Frank Kolb Promoted to Regional Manager for William Raveis Mortgage, LLC in Connecticut

Kolb has been a consistent top producer for the company’s mortgage division

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July 11, 2014

June

Current Market Conditions: June 2014

Average Sales Prices* continued to increase in most markets across the Northeast through the end of June 2014, as compared to the same period last year. Months of Supply also fell, which added to continually increasing average sales prices. Notably, prices rose 9.8 percent in Rhode Island, 7.4 percent in Massachusetts, 7.1 percent in Westchester County, New York and 5.4 percent in Connecticut.

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July 10, 2014

6.24.14

Agent Blog Roundup: June 2014

At William Raveis, we’re lucky to have agents who are extremely savvy with their online branding and marketing. Many of our agents have their own blogs, which they use as a way to publish content to connect with past clients and future prospects. Our agents are spread out across the Northeast, meaning that each blog is completely unique to their local market area. Keep reading to see what our agents are blogging about this month!

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June 24, 2014

6.13.14

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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June 13, 2014

7.23.14

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

6.24.14

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

5.19.14

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

April

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

5.13.14

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