Housing Supply Not Keeping Up with Population Increase

Many buyers are wondering where to find houses for sale in today’s market. It’s a true dilemma. We see an increase in buyer demand, but the supply available for purchase isn’t keeping up. The number of new housing permits issued prior to the great recession increased...

Condo – 526 Tumbling Hawk – Unit 526, Acton MA, 01718

CONDO - TOWNHOUSE $369,900 Price 6 Rooms 3 Beds 2 Full / 1 Half Baths Enjoy a Country Club lifestyle in this much sought after 3 Bedroom 2.5 bath Longwood model. All the work has been done. Just move right in and enjoy the new dream kitchen, boasting granite...

Buying a Home: Do You Know the Lingo? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights: Buying a home can be intimidating if you’re not familiar with the terms used throughout the process. To point you in the right direction, here’s a list of some of the most common language you’ll hear when buying a home. The best way to ensure your...

Single Family – 307 Springs Rd, Bedford MA, 01730

SINGLE FAMILY $799,900 Price 11 Rooms 5 Beds 3 Full / 0 Half Baths Hard to come by classic Deck House in Bedford, a beautiful example of New England mid-century modern design. This expanded model has been preserved and enhanced to keep its original charm, boasting...

5 Real Estate Reality TV Myths Explained

Have you ever been flipping through the channels, only to find yourself glued to the couch in an HGTV binge session? We’ve all been there, watching entire seasons of shows like “Property Brothers,” “Fixer Upper,” and “Love It or List It,” all in one sitting. When...

Sold – Single Family – 811 E Merrimack St, Lowell MA, 01852

SOLD - SINGLE FAMILY $340,000 Price 8 Rooms 3 Beds 1 Full / 0 Half Baths THIS IS YOUR CHANCE to live in a beautiful Belvidere neighborhood! This sweet home has many updates including ROOF ~2014, WATER HEATER 2018, GAS FURNACE 2019 and replacement windows. Upstairs are...

Sold – Single Family – 86 Autumn Rd Dracut, MA 01826

SOLD - SINGLE FAMILY $410,000 Price 7 Rooms 3 Beds 2 Full / 0 Half Baths Move right in to this stunning 3 bedroom 2 bath open concept ranch with cathedral ceilings, skylights and an abundance of natural light. The moment you walk through the oversize foyer area, you...

Rent Vs. Own [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights: Owning your own home vs. renting may lead to some great options, such as locking in your monthly payments and having the freedom to customize your living space. Whether you rent or own, you have to cover someone’s mortgage costs. You may as well be...

Why All the Chicken Littles Should Calm Down

The U.S. Census Bureau recently released their 2019 Q2 Homeownership Report. Some began to see the sky falling, believing the report showed Americans may be stepping back from their belief in homeownership. The national homeownership rate (Americans who owned vs....

Appreciation Is Strong: It Might Be Time to Sell

There’s no doubt that today’s housing market is changing, and everything we see right now indicates it is time to sell. Here’s a look at why selling now is likely to drive the greatest return on your largest investment. Home values have been appreciating for several...

How Much Do You Know About Down Payments?

Whether you’ve owned a home before, or you’re ready to jump into homeownership for the first time, there are always a lot of questions swirling around about what is truly required for a down payment, and how to best source down payment assistance. Let’s tackle these...

Millionaire to Millennials: The Costly Mistake of Not Buying Now

On his personal website, self-made millionaire David Bach makes a striking statement:  “Not prioritizing homeownership is the single biggest mistake millennials are making.”  He further stated, “Buying a home is an escalator to wealth.” Bach explains: “Young adults in...

Sold – Single Family – 85 Park Rd, Chelmsford MA, 01824

SOLD - SINGLE FAMILY $500,610 Price 6 Rooms 3 Beds 2 Full / 0 Half Baths IMMACULATE, surprising, charming,comfortable…Just a few adjectives that describe this home. Located steps from the Chelmsford Country Club, it will “wow” you from the moment you step inside. The...

Single Family – 1 Common St, Chelmsford MA, 01824

SINGLE FAMILY $310,000 Price 6 Rooms 3 Beds 1 Full / 0 Half Baths LOOKS CAN BE DECEIVING...YOU'LL BE SURPRISED when you walk into this charming 3-bedroom home! First floor has 10' ceilings, with a huge front-to back living room, formal dining room and spacious...

Why Now Is the Perfect Time to Sell Your House

As a homeowner, it’s always tempting to dream about the next big project you’re going to tackle. The possibilities are endless. Should I renovate? Should I refinance? Should I stay? Should I move? The list goes on and on. In today’s housing market, it’s actually a...

Sold – Single Family – 620 Lowell St Carlisle, MA 01741

SOLD - SINGLE FAMILY $820,000 Price 9 Rooms 4 Beds 2 Full / 1 Half Baths This Frank Lloyd Wright inspired custom contemporary home has never been on the market before. This dream home was built to perfection with exquisite attention to detail being evident throughout!...

Sold – Single Family – 41 Fayette Rd Bedford, MA 01730

SOLD - SINGLE FAMILY $672,000 Price 10 Rooms 4 Beds 2 Full / 2 Half Baths Custom built raised ranch that isn't like any other. Beautiful high-end detail throughout this surprisingly large property. The home flows nicely. The spacious tiled foyer opens to a grand...

How to Increase Your Equity Over the Next 5 Years

Many of the questions currently surrounding the real estate industry focus on home prices and where they are heading. The most recent Home Price Expectation Survey (HPES) helps target these projected answers. Here are the results from the Q2 2019 Survey: Home values...

CALIFORNIA GRILLED CHICKEN

YIELDS: 4 Servings PREP TIME: 20 Mins TOTAL TIME: 40 Mins INGREDIENTS: ¾ cup balsamic vinegar 1 tsp garlic powder 2 tbsp honey 2 tbsp extra virgin olive oil 2 tsp Italian seasoning Kosher salt Freshly ground black pepper 4 boneless skinless chicken breasts 4 slices...

TIPS AND TRICKS TO DOMINATE THE NEW SCHOOL YEAR

Can you believe another summer is almost over? Before we know it, a new school year is going to begin. Getting back in the swing of things can be hard for everyone involved. Start preparing now to make things go smoothly when you have to get back into routine. Here...

3 Expert Insights On Inventory In The Current Market

The current housing landscape presents greater home values, low interest rates, and high buyer demand. All of these factors point to the strong market forecasted to continue throughout the rest of the year. There is, however, one thing that may cause the industry to...

Single Family – 2 William St Bedford, MA 01730

SINGLE FAMILY $760,000 Price 10 Rooms 5 Beds 3 Full / 0 Half Baths Spectacular Value! If you're looking for lots of space, quality condition and neighborhood, you found it! The original home has been expanded and improved to become a large sprawling masterpiece with...

Single Family – 57 Columbia Rd Lowell, MA 01854

SINGLE FAMILY $350,000 Price 6 Rooms 2 Beds 1 Full / 1 Half Baths Welcome Home! The heart of this home is the kitchen where friends can gather around the center island or spread out in the spacious dining room. Relax by the gas fireplace in the living room which leads...

3 Powerful Reasons to Buy a Home Now

Whether you are a first-time buyer or looking to move up to the home of your dreams, now is a great time to purchase a home. Here are three major reasons to buy today. 1. Affordability Many people focus solely on price when talking about home affordability. Since home...