2019 Mid-Summer Market Update

2019 Mid-Summer Market Update

It’s August already… slow down summer! Let’s take a quick look at how the market performing, shall we? For this analysis we will be focusing on closed sales. Closings typically take 30-45 days, so July’s closings reflect June’s market activity, but nonetheless this will give you a market snapshot with the most up-to-date info we

2019 Spring Market Update

2019 Spring Market Update

A rainy April has come and gone, and now we’re half way through May. Let’s take a quick look at the spring real estate market for the state of Massachusetts… Pricing Single-family: Median prices for single family homes have risen 2% since last year to $395,000. Condominiums: Median prices for condos have decreased by less

Should you use a buyers agent?

Should you use a buyers agent?

This is actually one of the few no-brainers in real estate. The answer is YES, and while that may sound biased coming from us, here are the reasons why: It’s FREE to you. Seriously. A buyer’s agent is paid out of the seller’s agent’s commission. Some people think that by not using an agent, they

Make your offer stand out!

Make your offer stand out!

As you may know, when the real estate market is competitive it means as a buyer you could likely be competing with multiple offers on the same property. When this the case you need to make your offer stand out! Here’s a few ways to do just that. Offer Price This is obviously the most

Home Inventory is Down 37%

Home Inventory is Down 37%

Over the past 3 months, home inventory (single-family and condos) through Massachusetts has dropped 36.6% from 15,879 total homes on market to 10,066. What does this mean? It means two things. First, if you’ve been thinking of selling, now is a great time to get your home listed for sale. In these market conditions, a

Is condo living right for you?

Is condo living right for you?

While this might seem like a simple question to answer, it’s helpful to have the important factors laid out in front of you. Living Space: Typically condos are smaller in both living and storage space, which means that there’s less to clean and maintain, but it can also be limiting to certain lifestyles. (Bonus: It

EVENT: Hops & Homes

EVENT: Hops & Homes

The event is full! An Educational Event for Home Buyers Wednesday, March 29 from 6:30 to 8pmat Shovel Town Brewery in Easton, MA Enjoy fresh beer and tasty apps at a brand new brewery while our team teaches you everything to know about buying a home. We’ll have a real estate agent, mortgage lender, lawyer,

To sell, or not to sell?

To sell, or not to sell?

An Educational Event Saturday, January 28 from 1-3pm at the TPC in Norton, MA Why’s a real estate agent, financial advisor, mortgage lender, home inspector and interior designer all in one room? To help you make smart real estate decisions! Bring your questions to this zero-pressure discussion and get tips and knowledge for your real