HARTFORD, Conn. - Fleet Bank said it had invited New England Savings Bank of New London and Hartford's Advest Bank to hold a real estate auction of 115 residential and commercial properties on Nov. 14.

The unit of Fleet Financial Group, Providence, R.I., said the other banks were invited to participate because "it simply made sense" for the banks to pool resources in marketing their real estate portfolios.

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