homes for sale in massachusetts: Attention Home Buyers-The Modified Housing Credit Bill - 02/17/09 12:41 PM
The Congress has enacted a legislation providing tax credit of up to $8,000 for first-time home buyers as a way of reviving the housing market. However, like all real estate transactions time is of essence if you want to take advantage of this opportunity.
In a nut shell the tax credit bill:
•·     Only pertains to first-time home buyers
 
•·     Does not have to be repaid if the property is used as the principal residence for at least three years. This is the main difference between new and the previous bill enacted in July 2008. It is not an "interest-free loan", but … (0 comments)

homes for sale in massachusetts: Didn’t Your House Sell?- Don’t Give Up! - 01/12/09 10:23 AM
Did you have your home on the market for six months, a year or more and it did not sell? If so, your home has become an "Expired" listing. It is obvious that something went wrong in the last six months or a year with your prior listing.
So, "What went wrong?" is the million dollar question.
Was your last agent's answer; "The Market." The shifting market does play a role but is only part of the equation.
In my opinion, the top reasons why homes fail to sell:
Improper Pricing- Who decided on the price?   Did your agent provide   factual … (2 comments)

homes for sale in massachusetts: Massachusetts Real Estate Market - 12/01/08 10:59 AM
Good News!
** The number of single family homes sold in Massachusetts increased to around 14% from October 2007. This was the second consecutive month of Sales increase. The median Sales Price is at $285,000 in October 2008 vs $331,000 in October 2007.
The increase in Massachusetts Home Sales is attributed to the attractive interest rates, great values and wide selections of homes available. 
When talking to your buyers remind that it is a great time to buy because:
Great Prices  
Great Selection  
Low Mortgage interest rates    
$7,500 1st time buyer tax credit                                                                                                                                                                                                               
FHA down payment will increase from 3% to 3.5 % on Jan 1, 2009 … (0 comments)

homes for sale in massachusetts: North Attleboro Massachusetts Luxury Homes Market Update - 11/12/08 02:37 PM
As we reach the end of the year, let us take a peak at the North Attleboro, Massachusetts luxury home market trend for the past year. The North Attleboro Massachusetts Luxury Home Market consists of houses priced over $750,000. However, price alone does not distinguish that status. Therefore, homes with a minimum value of $500,000 can also be considered luxury homes depending on the location, architecture, decor, decadent amenities, and myriad other details.
Currently 12 properties in the North Attleboro area are priced over $750,000 for sale. The highest price residential listing for sale in the North Attleboro Massachusetts Luxury Home … (1 comments)

 
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