5 Tips for Starting Your Home Search

5 Tips for Starting Your Home Search

In today’s market, low inventory dominates the conversation in many areas of the country. It can often be frustrating to be a first-time homebuyer if you aren’t prepared. Here are five tips from realtor.com’s article, “How to Find Your Dream Home—Without Losing Your...

What You Need to Know About the Mortgage Process [INFOGRAPHIC]

What You Need to Know About the Mortgage Process [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights: Many buyers are purchasing homes with down payments as little as 3%. You may already qualify for a loan, even if you don’t have perfect credit. Your local professionals are here to help you determine how much you can afford, so take advantage of the...

Single Family – 54 Kensington Dr Chelmsford, MA 01824

Single Family – 54 Kensington Dr Chelmsford, MA 01824

SINGLE FAMILY $459,000 Price 9 Rooms 3 Beds 1 Full / 0 Half Baths Meticulously maintained oversized ranch in highly desirable South Chelmsford neighborhood. Large level fenced-in backyard, perfect for pets and kids play. Hardwood floors throughout, freshly painted...

Single Family – 25 Algonquin Rd Chelmsford, MA 01824

Single Family – 25 Algonquin Rd Chelmsford, MA 01824

SINGLE FAMILY $466,000 Price 9 Rooms 4 Beds 2 Full / 1 Half Baths Lovely 4 bedroom ranch in sought after South Chelmsford neighborhood with flexible floor plan. Private wing of house is ideal for master suite, au pair or extended family with exterior access to patio...

Single Family – 26 Old Stonehill Rd Tyngsborough, MA 01879

Single Family – 26 Old Stonehill Rd Tyngsborough, MA 01879

SINGLE FAMILY $519,900 Price 6 Rooms 3 Beds 2 Full / 1 Half Baths Majestically set on a knoll, proudly sits this one owner, custom-built colonial that screams with owners pride! This much-loved colonial has so many features to get excited about, such as a front to...

Single Family – 49 Milne Cove Rd Carlisle, MA 01741

Single Family – 49 Milne Cove Rd Carlisle, MA 01741

SINGLE FAMILY $1,100,000 Price 10 Rooms 3 Beds 3 Full / 1 Half Baths EXTRAORDINARY!!! This WATERFRONT custom built contemporary was built with the finest of everything and since the day it was built has been an iconic home of distinction. This estate setting is framed...

You Need More Than a Guide. You Need a Sherpa.

You Need More Than a Guide. You Need a Sherpa.

In today’s world, hiring an agent who has a finger on the pulse of the market will make your buying or selling experience an educated one. In a normal housing market, whether you’re buying or selling a home, you need an experienced guide to help you navigate the...

5 Homebuying Acronyms You Need to Know [INFOGRAPHIC]

5 Homebuying Acronyms You Need to Know [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights: Learning the lingo of homebuying is an important part of feeling successful when buying a home. From APR to P&I, you need to know the acronyms that will come up along the way, and what they mean when you hear them. Your local professionals are...

Single Family – 61 Wolf Rock Rd Carlisle, MA 01741

Single Family – 61 Wolf Rock Rd Carlisle, MA 01741

SINGLE FAMILY $899,900 Price 9 Rooms 4 Beds 3 Full / 0 Half Baths This historically significant, mid-century Deck House/Contemporary home was the first deck house built in Carlisle. Over the years the core of the home has had multiple additions and renovations,...

Single Family – 370 Franklin St Melrose, MA 02176

Single Family – 370 Franklin St Melrose, MA 02176

SINGLE FAMILY $599,900 Price 8 Rooms 4 Beds 2 Full / 1 Half Baths Fall in love with this surprisingly large, terrific antique colonial with lots of detail and charm. Large living room with fine wood molding draws you into the home. Beamed ceilings in kitchen and...

Single Family – 6 York Street Lexington, MA 02420

Single Family – 6 York Street Lexington, MA 02420

SINGLE FAMILY $650,000 Price 8 Rooms 4 Beds 2 Full / 0 Half Baths LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION! On Merriam Hill with a sidewalk (short walk ) to Lexington Center. Sits this very pretty brick Tudor style cape home. loaded with charm, fireplace living rooms, and a...

STUFFED ACORN SQUASH

STUFFED ACORN SQUASH

YIELDS: 6 Servings PREP: 15 mins TIME: 1 hour 15 mins INGREDIENTS: 3 small acorn squash 3 tbsp extra virgin olive oil, divided Kosher salt Freshly ground black pepper 1 cup farro 2 cups plus 2 tablespoons apple cider, divided 2 sprigs fresh thyme ½ lb sweet Itlalian...

FALL DECOR DIY

FALL DECOR DIY

Carving a pumpkin can be a daunting task. It takes forever, makes a mess, and never comes out just right. This October, we are taking a new approach to pumpkin decor with the Pumpkin Flower Vase. The only carving required is the hole at the top! Gather Your Materials:...

PREPARE FOR THE HOLIDAY SEASON NOW

PREPARE FOR THE HOLIDAY SEASON NOW

I know what you’re thinking.. “Holiday season already?! Make it stop!” Each year it seems like retail is pushing the holidays out sooner and sooner. While the holiday season is a time of celebration and family, it can bring a lot of added stress. We are not saying you...

What to Expect from Your Home Inspection

What to Expect from Your Home Inspection

You made an offer and it was accepted. Your next task is to have the home inspected prior to closing. Agents often recommend you make your offer contingent upon a clean home inspection. This contingency allows you to renegotiate the price you offered for the home, ask...

Single Family – 1146 Westford Street Carlisle, MA 01741

Single Family – 1146 Westford Street Carlisle, MA 01741

SINGLE FAMILY $769,900 Price 7 Rooms 3 Beds 2 Full / 0 Half Baths PRIVATELY SITED ON 4 MAGNIFICENT ACRES, this custom-designed Contemporary sits proudly in the sun and boasts sophisticated and dramatic spaces, highlighted by an open floor plan.  The cathedral ceiling...

Are You Ready for the ‘Black Friday’ of Real Estate?

Are You Ready for the ‘Black Friday’ of Real Estate?

Every year, ‘Black Friday’ is a highly anticipated event for eager shoppers. Some people prepare for weeks, crafting and refining a strategic shopping agenda, determining exactly when to arrive at each store, and capturing a wish list of discounted must-have items to...

Should You Fix Your House Up or Sell Now?

Should You Fix Your House Up or Sell Now?

If you’re thinking about remodeling your house before you list it, take a look at these three tips to help you decide if you really need to fix it up before you sell. The answer may surprise you. With the fall season upon us, change is in the air. For many families,...

Is Your House “Priced to Sell Immediately”?

Is Your House “Priced to Sell Immediately”?

In today’s real estate market, more houses are coming to market every day. Eager buyers are searching for their dream homes, so setting the right price for your house is one of the most important things you can do. According to CoreLogic’s latest Home Price Index,...