The latest information about the association, our brokerage community, and the real estate industry.
Greater Lynn State of the Region
Municipal leaders from Lynn and Swampscott presented on the State of the Region.
Gloucester Proposes Inclusionary Housing Ordinance Change
The Planning Board has drafted a proposal that would amend the Gloucester Inclusionary Housing Ordinance in an effort to increase the supply of housing available to low-income and very-low income households.
Teacher Preference Housing Examined in Salem
The City of Salem, working with the local district council of the Urban Land Institute, has conducted a Technical Assistance Panel (TAP) to examine Teacher Preference Housing on the 61-acre lot of Salem High School.
Details on New COVID-19 Relief Package for REALTORS®
On December 21st a new COVID-19 Relief Package was agreed upon that will provide direct payments, extend PUA, and more.
NSR Holiday Hours
The NSR Offices will be closed starting at noon on December 24th through December 25th as well as on January 1st.
Salem Registry Urgent Announcement
The Southern Essex District Registry of Deeds is experiencing a dramatic increase in the number of employees who are testing positive for COVID-19.
2020 NSR President, Cynthia Nina-Soto, President-Elect, Tim Shea, and staff welcomed our many leadership and committee volunteers for an Appreciation Drive-Thru!
Salem Registry Closed
The Southern Essex Registry of Deeds will be closed on Wednesday, December 9th due to an employee testing positive for COVID-19.
2021 FHA Conforming Loan Limits
The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) had announced new, increased conforming loan limits for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac backed loans.
Registry of Deeds Closed Monday November 23rd
The Southern Essex Registry of Deeds in Salem will be closed on Monday, November 23, 2020 due to a positive COVID case in an adjacent office.