Ernest Bishop March 7, 2019

(Realtor) HAMDEN, CT — On the hunt for a new house nearby, but tired of browsing through the same old real-estate listings again and again? With our weekly list of new homes in your area, you can be sure you’re not missing anything. Below, you’ll find the five latest homes to hit the housing market […]

Ernest Bishop June 2, 2018

Twitter | @GovMalloyOffice The State Bond Commission on Friday approved a $15 million investment to repair and improve State Pier in New London, state officials said. The commission also approved funding of $500,000 to study how to connect the port of New Haven to freight rail service, according to the Connecticut Port Authority, which is […]

Ernest Bishop May 23, 2018

Twitter The NYC Metro Area (image via DCP presentation) New York City has seen rapid post-recession population and job growth, while housing development has not kept pace, and while areas in the metropolitan area surrounding the city have also seen growth, it has been at a slower pace than the city’s. Still, there are 1 […]

Ernest Bishop May 13, 2018

Hammonassett Beach State Park (WFSB) WEST HAVEN, CT (WFSB) – With summer just around the corner, talk about quite an honor for a few Connecticut beaches. The Boston Globe has named four local beaches in its 20 best beaches to visit in New England list. Included in the list is a little-known spot in West […]

Ernest Bishop May 3, 2018

Connecticut home sales were sluggish in March, but the median sale price showed an increase amid a dwindling inventory of homes for sale. (jacoblund / Getty Images/iStockphoto) Connecticut homes sales turned in a lackluster performance in March, but those that did sell commanded some of the highest prices in nearly four years, a new report […]

Ernest Bishop April 23, 2018

NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) — A real estate developer from Florida has been sentenced to over 7 years in prison at a federal court hearing in Connecticut. Seventy-five-year-old John DiMenna of Vero Beach, Florida operated an extensive real estate investment scheme that defrauded investors and lenders out of millions of dollars between 2010 and 2016. […]

Ernest Bishop April 13, 2018

EAST HAVEN, CT — Do you sometimes feel no one is tooting a horn for your community? Do you wish you had a platform to sing the praises of people and events that make your community special? If you love your community, sign up to become a Patch Mayor. Here are 3 reasons why you […]

Ernest Bishop April 3, 2018

Tenants of the Church Street South apartments in New Haven have filed a lawsuit seeking class-action over deplorable living conditions. Tenants and former residents of a a low-income housing complex in New Haven filed a federal lawsuit Thursday against one of Connecticut’s largest landlords, alleging deplorable living conditions. The complaint, which seeks class-action status, was […]

Ernest Bishop March 24, 2018

Rep. Robyn Porter, D-New Haven Progressive Democrats in the General Assembly pushed back Friday against the state’s new fiscal stability panel, charging its recommendations shortchange key priorities, like poor cities, education and social services. Meanwhile, the leaders of the Commission on Fiscal Stability and Economic Growth conceded they were limited by severe time constraints. But […]

Ernest Bishop March 14, 2018

Former tenants were allowed to grab their belongings from the Norton Towers in New Haven after the building was deemed too dangerous. (WFSB) NEW HAVEN, CT (WFSB) – Wednesday was moving day in New Haven for people who lived in an apartment building. Last week, the city ordered an emergency evacuation of Norton Towers after […]