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By Larry Lawfer, "I listen for a living." It's all about you.
(YourStories Realty Group)
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Today Now Present Day 26 of 90 in a Realtors® life. It is Spring, the weekends are busy, so with details galore and various properties to juggle the here and now gets lost. I think this is normal, I don't know.  I do know I like the Kellerism, "you can have results, or you can have reasons, you ...

By Larry Lawfer, "I listen for a living." It's all about you.
(YourStories Realty Group)
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Afraid of Change,Why? Day 24 of 90 in a Realtors® life. Change is inevitable, change is imminent, change is constant and yet often are we afraid of change.  The discount brokerages like Zillow and Redfin are coming for your jobs is one fear.  The lack of inventory, another fear gripping the count...

By Larry Lawfer, "I listen for a living." It's all about you.
(YourStories Realty Group)
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Day 14 of 90 My Best Practices Real Estate 2018. Big Breakthrough day yesterday, let me share.  Like many working agents in the field I am good at some things and need to become good at others.  The process and best practice in real estate are simple, not easy.  Following the steps of selling or...

By Larry Lawfer, "I listen for a living." It's all about you.
(YourStories Realty Group)
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Day 11 of 90 My Best Practices Real Estate 2018. I changed the title of this blog again.  Instead of Best Practices I will say My Best Practices. It is a little presumptuous of me to think there is only one set of Best Practices in real estate, there are many. That being said, there are far more ...

By Larry Lawfer, "I listen for a living." It's all about you.
(YourStories Realty Group)
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Day 9 of 90 Best Practices Real Estate 2018. Today I get started with my coach.  I did finally hear from the first coach I contacted who has been incommunicado for 8 days while the coach I chose has been actively and consistently sharing information and opportunity.  How is this not like our real...

By Larry Lawfer, "I listen for a living." It's all about you.
(YourStories Realty Group)
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Day 7 of 90 Best Practices Real Estate 2018 feels like a better title than the mis-leading "best Realtor®" which is not necessarily obtainable and if it was would only be temporal.  Firstly we would have to collectively define what the best Realtor® actually is and I believe you would have many r...

By Larry Lawfer, "I listen for a living." It's all about you.
(YourStories Realty Group)
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Day 4 of 90; Becoming the best Realtor® So yesterday was instructive in many ways.  I have been meditating and quieting my mind. I have been reading and watching videos about best practices and how various guru's in real estate and in business succeed.  I know mind set is critical. I know being p...

By Larry Lawfer, "I listen for a living." It's all about you.
(YourStories Realty Group)
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Homeowners: Do You Know Your Home’s Value?  Checking your Zillow valuation, or thinking your towns assessment gives you a real number, you are sadly wrong.  I had this conversation with a long time friend of mine from college last night.  He is selling the home he grew up in, the home his grandfa...

By Larry Lawfer, "I listen for a living." It's all about you.
(YourStories Realty Group)
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The real truth is that real estate when bought and sold correctly is one of the best investments anyone can make.  Down through all the years real estate has always been the measure of wealth.  Today with incentives people who had has troubles are now getting back in the market. People who have h...

By Sheila Moylan Realtor, The numbers agent you can count on
(United Real Estate, LLC)
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Live in one of the most sought after residential communities in metropolitan Boston! Newton is a suburban city in Middlesex County, Massachusetts. Known as the Garden City, Newton is six miles west of Boston.  It is bordered by Waltham and Watertown on the north, Needham and the West Roxbury neig...

By Praful Thakkar, Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale
(LAER Realty Partners)
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37 Grant Street, Newton, MA Get Directions Click Here Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure My Reviews $ Click for current price 5 BEDROOMS | 3 (3 full ) BATHROOMS | 2080 SQUARE FEET Opportunity knocks. A cape converted to center entrance spacious colonial in Newton awaits a new...

By Praful Thakkar, Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale
(LAER Realty Partners)
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  37 Grant Street, Newton, MA     In Contract     View the Property Details, Photos, Map & School information here!   37 Grant Street Newton, MA 02465   Bedrooms: 5 | Bathrooms: 3 full | List Price: $ Get Current Price | 2080 square feet   Opportunity knocks. A cape converted to center entrance ...

By Jonathan Slater, President, Castles Luxury Properties
(President, Castles Luxury Properties)
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NEWTON, MA – The average selling price for condos and townhouses in Newton, MA increased 17.3% for the most recent three months August-October 2016 versus the same period last year, from $640,376 to $763,988. This jump was driven in large part by a 59% gain in the number of units sold over $750,0...

By Jonathan Slater, President, Castles Luxury Properties
(President, Castles Luxury Properties)
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NEWTON, MA – Average selling prices in August for luxury single family homes of $1.5 million or more increased by 8.1% in Newton while the sub-luxury market below $1.5 million experienced a price decline of 2.9%, according to a recent study released by Jonathan Slater, President of Castles Luxury...

By Jonathan Slater, President, Castles Luxury Properties
(President, Castles Luxury Properties)
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BOSTON, MA -- Which city in Massachusetts has the highest quality of life?While that cliam may be open to debate, Newton, MA earned the top spot as the “least-stressed” city in the Commonwealth as the only MA city positioned in the Top 25 nationally in the 2016 Edition of “The Least-Stressed Citi...

By Larry Lawfer, "I listen for a living." It's all about you.
(YourStories Realty Group)
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Newton MA Single Family Housing Report April 2016. Newton is one of the largest and most diverse communities in MA.  There are 13 villages each with their own personality that come together to make the community of Newton.  This is what is going on with the single family housing report from MLSPI...

By Larry Lawfer, "I listen for a living." It's all about you.
(YourStories Realty Group)
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Friend or Not, Get the Paperwork Signed. My friend of 30 plus years called me over a year ago. She has started a brand new business that is growing like gangbusters. I am so happy and excited for her. They needed more space to grow and we started a year in advance to find the business a suitable ...

By Larry Lawfer, "I listen for a living." It's all about you.
(YourStories Realty Group)
Comments 4
Why Newton, MA?  Newton MA real estate is and has been a great investment for so many families moving out of Boston looking for a home with good schools and a yard. 47 Dudley Road is in the Newton Center area of the 13 villages and convenient to most everything. Your kids can walk to the schools,...

By James Lowenstern, Castles Unlimited. Newton MA Real Estate
(Castles Unlimited®)
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Smart Homes 101 According to predictions from market researcher MarketsandMarkets the global smart home market will expand to around $58.7 billion 2020! That’s a 17 percent annual growth rate that’s going to create a huge market for state-of-the-art smart homes. So, in preparation for the movemen...

By James Lowenstern, Castles Unlimited. Newton MA Real Estate
(Castles Unlimited®)
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Top 10 Things To Do In Newton  The Paint BarHead over to The Paint Bar for art and drinks. Newton is the original location of this novel concept – located near the intersection of Washington and Walnut. Aprons are provided but you should probably opt for something you wouldn’t mind getting pain o...

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