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Selling Your House during the Holidays Contrary to popular belief, homes are more likely to sell in winter than at any other time of year. Not only that, they sell quicker and they sell for more money. There is less competition and the buyers out there tend to be serious and motivated b...
Energy Saving Now that winter is nearly upon us and the heat will be on for the next few months, energy costs will be adding significantly to our monthly bills. But you can take control of these costs with a few simple steps. In Massachusetts there are two programs that will help homeow...
Negotiation Advice When Selling Your Home One of the trickiest stages in the home buying or home selling process is in the negotiation stage. Sellers sometimes let their emotions get in the way of the process causing the deal to fall apart. Negotiating is an art. While a real estate profess...
Keeping Warm This Winter The winter months are fast approaching, in fact, we had snow here in New England last weekend. Winter brings increased concern on how to heat your home and homeowners are searching for the most cost effective ways to keep your family warm. Confirming that your heatin...
Beware the wet basement! Speaking from experience, there is nothing worse in a home than a wet basement. In my case, it resulted in ruining my office. I had to pull up the carpets and repair some of the walls. Tackling the problem of a damp or wet basement is no easy task. Here are some idea...
When you walk into an open house and see the home you want to buy, before you start working with the seller's agent, you need to understand who that agent is working for. Many buyers do not understand that the seller's agent has a fiduciary duty or a duty of loyalty to the homeowner. While agen...