real estate: Holiday Season Safety Tips for Homeowners - 12/27/10 01:27 PM
The Holiday season is upon us, and for most it is a time full of joy, fellowship, and family. But the unexpected can and does happen.
So, from stopping theft to preventing fires, here are a few tips from the experts that can help keep your family safe this time of year.
Fire safety comes with the territory of the holidays. Trees and lighting can both be dangerous if not done correctly.
When selecting a real tree, be sure to buy one that is fresh. This means you should look for a fragrant tree that is a rich, deep green color. … (0 comments)

real estate: Newton, MA Single Family Home Real Estate Mid Month Market Update - 12/15/10 01:48 PM
Newton, MA Single Family Home Real Estate Mid Month Market Update
Single Family Homes
Active Single Family Homes for Sale: 133
Average Days on Market: 139
Average List Price: $1,251,735
Price Range: $349,000 - $7,995,000
Pending/Under Agreement Listings: 41
Average Days on Market: 122
Average Price: $1,228,717
Price Range: $369,000 - $6,499,000
Sold Listings: 47
Average Days on Market:103
Average Sale Price: $870,715
Price Range: $350,000 - $3,350,000
Sold Price to List Price Ratio: 95%
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real estate: Waltham, MA Single Family Home Real Estate Mid Month Market Update - 12/15/10 01:47 PM
Waltham, MA Single Family Home Real Estate Mid Month Market Update
Single Family Homes
Active Single Family Homes for Sale: 91
Average Days on Market: 116
Average List Price: $422,064
Price Range: $180,000 - $1,495,000
Pending/Under Agreement Listings: 16
Average Days on Market: 59
Average Price: $372,421
Price Range: $249,900-$539,000
Sold Listings:14
Average Days on Market: 103
Average Sale Price: $411,993
Price Range: $265,000 - $690,000
Sold Price to List Price Ratio: 99%
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real estate: Belmont, MA Single Family Home Real Estate Mid Month Market Update - 12/15/10 01:44 PM
Belmont, MA Single Family Home Real Estate Mid Month Market Update
Single Family Homes
Active Single Family Homes for Sale: 25
Average Days on Market: 138
Average List Price: $1,196,108
Price Range: $349,000 - $2,650,000
Pending/Under Agreement Listings: 6
Average Days on Market: 124
Average Price: $668,500
Price Range: $398,000 - $899,000
Sold Listings: 10
Average Days on Market: 93
Average Sale Price: $759,500
Price Range: $404,000 - $1,295,000
Sold Price to List Price Ratio: 96%
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real estate: Watertown, MA Single Family Home Real Estate Mid-Month Market Update - 12/15/10 01:43 PM
Watertown, MA Single Family Home Real Estate Mid-Month Market Update
Single Family Homes
Active Single Family Homes for Sale: 25
Average Days on Market: 90
Average List Price: $542,316
Price Range: $272,500 - $1,250,000
Pending/Under Agreement Listings: 6
Average Days on Market: 62
Average Price: $447,475
Price Range: 372,900 - 569,000
Sold Listings: 4
Average Days on Market: 44
Average Sale Price: $368,500
Price Range: $299,000 - $515,000
Sold Price to List Price Ratio: 96%
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real estate: Watertown, MA Property Tax Increase! - 12/08/10 02:14 PM
Hello all and Watertown residents.  How will this increase in property taxes affect your Real Estate holdings - be it industrial, commercial, or residential?  Sometimes I wonder what we are indeed getting with all these tax increases.  I know that prices have been rising, but at the same time many budget cuts have been happening within our town.
I can say after attending the last Watertown town council meeting that there are some great improvements being done to our school system so perhaps that is a key reason for the tax increases.  I hope this increase in taxes will not have any effect … (0 comments)

real estate: December Cambridge, MA Monthly Multi Family Real Estate Market Update - Based on Previous 30 Days - 12/05/10 01:27 PM
Cambridge, MA Monthly Multi Family Real Estate Market Update - Based on Previous 30 Days
Multi Family Homes
Active Multi Family Homes for Sale: 17
Average Days on Market: 174
Average List Price: $1,084,541
Price Range: $297,000-$3,900,000
Pending/Under Agreement Listings: 3
Average Days on Market: 243
Average Price: $1,249,966
Price Range: $349,900-$2,500,000
Sold Listings: 5
Average Days on Market: 76
Average Sale Price: $731,760
Price Range: $525,000- $1,010,000
Sold Price to List Price Ratio: 94%
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real estate: December Waltham, MA Monthly Multi Family Real Estate Market Update - Based on Previous 30 Days - 12/05/10 01:26 PM
Waltham, MA Monthly Multi Family Real Estate Market Update - Based on Previous 30 Days
Multi Family Homes
Active Multi Family Homes for Sale: 23
Average Days on Market: 105
Average List Price: $506,683
Price Range: $240,000 - $899,000
Pending/Under Agreement Listings: 3
Average Days on Market: 31
Average Price: $574,967
Price Range: $314,900-$835,000
Sold Listings: 5
Average Days on Market: 85
Average Sale Price: $349,500
Price Range: $150,000 - $470,000
Sold Price to List Price Ratio: 88%
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real estate: December Newton, MA Monthly Multi Family Real Estate Market Update - Based on Previous 30 Days - 12/05/10 01:24 PM
Newton, MA Monthly Multi Family Real Estate Market Update - Based on Previous 30 Days
Multi Family Homes
Active Multi Family Homes for Sale: 26
Average Days on Market: 176
Average List Price: $692,269
Price Range: $429,000 - $1,425,000
Pending/Under Agreement Listings: 4
Average Days on Market: 56
Average Price: $662,000
Price Range: $599,000 - $735,000
Sold Listings: 6
Average Days on Market: 119
Average Sale Price: $675,833
Price Range: $537,000 - $935,000
Sold Price to List Price Ratio: 96%
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real estate: December Belmont, MA Monthly Market Condo Real Estate Update - 12/02/10 03:44 PM
Belmont, MA Monthly Market Condo Real Estate Update
Condo Homes
Active Condo Homes for Sale: 30
Average Days on Market: 110
Average List Price: $449,327
Price Range: $164,900 - $1,175,000
Pending/Under Agreement Listings: 9
Average Days on Market: 48
Average Price: $686,687
Price Range: $324,900 - $995,000
Sold Listings: 9
Average Days on Market: 106
Average Sale Price: $436,778
Price Range: $215,000-$985,000
Sold Price to List Price Ratio: 98%
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real estate: Passive Solar Homes - 11/29/10 02:14 PM
It's all about choices when you decide to build your next home. From craftsman to colonial, what you choose for your home says a lot about you.
As energy prices rise and concern over the environment touches home for many Americans, one choice is gaining popularity. And that is passive solar homes.
They do not require any fancy photovoltaic panels, inverters, or batteries. It is simply the design of your home that will bring you energy savings.
Passive solar homes harness the power of the sun. They are designed to collect, store, and distribute solar energy. And they do this through … (0 comments)

real estate: 7 Reasons to Move to Boston! - 11/14/10 12:08 PM
Maybe you're looking for a change of pace. Whether you currently reside in a big smog-filled, noisy metropolis, or a small Midwestern town, Boston is small enough to be considered a "walking city", but large enough to offer all of the variety, options for recreation, and job opportunities you'll find in a large city. If this is not enough to make you start looking into some Boston area real estate, then these seven reasons to move to Boston just might do the trick.
1. SafetyIn October, 2009, Forbes.com placed Boston as the fourth safest city in America. In the early 90s, … (1 comments)

real estate: Charlestown, A Unique Boston Neighborhood With Rich History - 11/10/10 10:44 AM
Charlestown, founded originally by British colonists, began as an independent neighborhood. British colonists founded Charlestown across the Shawmut Peninsula's harbor before Boston was established. In 1775, the neighborhood was severely damaged subsequent to the Battle of Bunker Hill. Charlestown was built again in the 19th century after the revolution. The neighborhood became one of the centers for maritime and transport industry.
The population of Charlestown increased three fold to over 28000 in the four decades between 1830 and 1870. Migrants from Ireland were a majority (about a quarter of the population) amongst those who migrated to Charlestown in 1865. In 1874 … (1 comments)

real estate: Newton, MA Monthly Multi Family Real Estate Market Update - 11/08/10 02:10 PM
Newton, MA Monthly Multi Family Real Estate Market Update - Based on Previous 30 Days
Multi Family Homes
Active Multi Family Homes for Sale: 32
Average Days on Market: 137
Average List Price: $746,343
Price Range: $429,000 - $2,100,000
Pending/Under Agreement Listings: 5
Average Days on Market: 103
Average Price: $673,380
Price Range: $599,000 - $759,000
Sold Listings: 6
Average Days on Market: 82
Average Sale Price: $582,000
Price Range: $400,000 - $735,000
Sold Price to List Price Ratio: 93%
Christian R. Heide - Real Estate Agent"Your Real Estate Advisor For Life"
1318 Beacon Street, Suite 16Brookline, MA 02446207.838.9332 (mobile)617.232.3220 (office)617.608.1632 … (0 comments)

real estate: Waltham, MA Monthly Multi Family Real Estate Market Update - 11/08/10 02:05 PM
Waltham, MA Monthly Multi Family Real Estate Market Update - Based on Previous 30 Days
Multi Family Homes
Active Multi Family Homes for Sale: 21
Average Days on Market: 112
Average List Price: $514,181
Price Range: $240,000 - $899,000
Pending/Under Agreement Listings: 4
Average Days on Market: 85
Average Price: $446,150
Price Range: $379,900-$489,900
Sold Listings: 4
Average Days on Market: 178
Average Sale Price: $404,750
Price Range: $379,000 - $470,000
Sold Price to List Price Ratio: 92%
Christian R. Heide - Real Estate Agent"Your Real Estate Advisor For Life"
1318 Beacon Street, Suite 16Brookline, MA 02446207.838.9332 (mobile)617.232.3220 (office)617.608.1632 (fax)Christian@fitkova.comwww.fitkova.com
Referrals … (0 comments)

real estate: Belmont , MA Monthly Multi Family Real Estate Market Update - 11/08/10 01:58 PM
Belmont , MA Monthly Multi Family Real Estate Market Update
Multi Family Homes
Active Multi Family Homes for Sale: 14
Average Days on Market: 65
Average List Price: $545,764
Price Range: $449,900 - $729,000
Pending/Under Agreement Listings: 4
Average Days on Market: 36
Average Price: $474,250
Price Range: $429,000 - $529,000
Sold Listings: 5
Average Days on Market: 41
Average Sale Price: $519,000
Price Range: $475,000 - $550,000
Sold Price to List Price Ratio: 95%
Christian R. Heide - Real Estate Agent"Your Real Estate Advisor For Life"
1318 Beacon Street, Suite 16Brookline, MA 02446207.838.9332 (mobile)617.232.3220 (office)617.608.1632 (fax)Christian@fitkova.comwww.fitkova.com
Referrals are the biggest … (0 comments)

real estate: Watertown, MA Monthly Multi Family Real Estate Market Update - 11/08/10 01:54 PM
Watertown, MA Monthly Multi Family Real Estate Market Update
Multi Family Homes
Active Multi Family Homes for Sale: 20
Average Days on Market: 117
Average List Price: $505,075
Price Range: $324,000 - $645,000
Pending/Under Agreement Listings: 4
Average Days on Market: 36
Average Price: $514,144
Price Range: $437,777-$599,900
Sold Listings: 1
Average Days on Market: 179
Average Sale Price: $290,000
Price Range: $290,000-$290,000
Sold Price to List Price Ratio: 90%
Christian R. Heide - Real Estate Agent"Your Real Estate Advisor For Life"
1318 Beacon Street, Suite 16Brookline, MA 02446207.838.9332 (mobile)617.232.3220 (office)617.608.1632 (fax)Christian@fitkova.comwww.fitkova.com
Referrals are the biggest complement I can receive.  If … (0 comments)

real estate: North End - A Great Boston Neighborhood - 11/02/10 03:22 PM
North End, also known as ‘Little Italy' of Boston, is Boston's safest region to live. In fact, North End in the most thriving and vibrant neighborhood compared to any other neighborhood Massachusetts. You can find history of America, caffe latte, a moonlit harbor-side serenade, and an appetizing Italian dinner all at the sunset at just walkable distance of the neighborhood.
North End is the most historic region of Boston. North End's Italian influence is attributed to late 1800s era when Italian immigrants had come to town to build the new State House Italian immigrants were skilled masons in mosaic making and … (2 comments)

real estate: Charlestown, A Truly Unique and Historical Neighborhood of Boston, MA - 10/12/10 05:14 PM
Charlestown, founded originally by British colonists, began as an independent neighborhood. British colonists founded Charlestown across the Shawmut Peninsula's harbor before Boston was established. In 1775, the neighborhood was severely damaged subsequent to the Battle of Bunker Hill. Charlestown was built again in the 19th century after the revolution. The neighborhood became one of the centers for maritime and transport industry.
The population of Charlestown increased three fold to over 28000 in the four decades between 1830 and 1870. Migrants from Ireland were a majority (about a quarter of the population) amongst those who migrated to Charlestown in 1865. In 1874 … (0 comments)

real estate: Join us For an Open House at our Evans Street Rental! - 09/17/10 10:17 AM
47 Evans Street Unit 3 Boston, MA; Available immediatly 3 bedroom/2bathroom; $1,750
Beautifully designed, this 3 bed gem is a rare find. Features include: Open layout of living and kitchen area • Stainless steel & granite kitchen w/ island • Master Bedroom w/ Wide Glass sliding doors • High interior finishes • Central air/heating system • Natural Bamboo floors • Energy Saver windows • Designers ceramic tiles in the bathroom • Modern track lights and under cabinet lighting • Laundry in unit • Garden area.
1000 SQ FT.
2 parking spaces included!
MLS # 71131494
Open House, Saturday 1:00pm - … (0 comments)

 
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