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These state pages or hyper-local pages provide content directly related to a specific geographical location.
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Over the past couple of weeks, I've been out with a number of buyers who are looking for deals. They want foreclosed properties, and they think they can get them for a great deal. It is true that foreclosed homes are usually priced below market value and can represent wonderful real estate bargains. But what these buyers are not factoring into the equation is the fact that they are not the only buyers out there looking for deals. Along with first-time buyers who are extremely motivated, the buyers (4 comments)
Sturbridge, MA - Feb 2010 - Kathryn Acciari, a REALTOR with RE/MAX Professional Associates, has joined the Distressed Property Institute, in an effort to assist homeowners who are having difficulty making their mortgage payments and who may be facing foreclosure. "What few homeowners are aware of is that before accepting foreclosure of their home, there are other options and solutions that may be available to them," says Acciari. "A mortgage lender may be willing to modify the mortgage loan so that the monthly payments are lower. Or the lender may be willing to take a (2 comments)
It is simple, really. Before you sell a home, you only need to know one thing. And once you understand this one thing, you will meet with quick success. It is a basic fundamental aspect of sales, this one thing. It does not apply to only real estate, but to any product that a seller brings to market. Understand this basic principle, embrace and prepare for it, and you will be able to move on with your life. Your neighbor, whose home has been (4 comments)
If you have a hankering for a big ol' breakfast complete with eggs, hash browns, sausage or bacon, toast, and perhaps some pancakes, the best place to satisfy your craving is at Hoo Ya's. Hoo Ya's, located on Route 20 in the center of Brimfield, MA, is a favorite in Central Massachusetts. Walk in, sit down, place your order and enjoy the atmosphere at this lively diner. Hoo Ya's serves up large breakfasts and excellent grilled lunches amidst a friendly room full of local flavor. Some of our breakfast favorites include (22 comments)
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