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Spring Maintenance to Boost Curb Appeal

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It is officially spring so now is the time to attend to some outdoor maintenance. As the frosty mornings give way to warmer weather there are some key tasks to take care of to get your home in top shape for the coming season. If you are [...]

Take the Stress Out of Selling

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Spring market is blooming and the buyers are back out home shopping! We’ve seen busy Open Houses for the past few weekends and homes in popular towns like ours are moving fast. Demand is there, but supply is still having a hard time keeping up. In our talks with clients there are a couple of reasons that keep coming up for why people are [...]

What Buyers Should Look for During a Home Tour

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Buying a home is one of the biggest and most important financial decisions you’ll make. That’s why it’s essential to do your research and know what to look for when touring potential homes. Here are some things to keep in mind during your next home [...]

Housing Market Update - February 2023 Sales

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With the beginning of March we are seeing the beginnings of a spring market. As of March 1st the number of homes for sale in Concord, Carlisle, Lexington and Lincoln had doubled since the same point last year. A combination of mild weather and a drop in the interest rates has encouraged both sellers and buyers into action. This follows a [...]

Renovations That May Actually Decrease Your Home's Value

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When making home improvements a wise homeowner looks toward the future. You will certainly want to personalize your home with the creature comforts most important to you. But some of those creature comforts may actually decrease the value of your home. This doesn’t mean you shouldn’t spend your time and money on renovations that decrease the [...]

February Vacation Fun in Boston and Beyond

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It's February vacation next week and if you are stay-cationing in the Boston area we are here to help!  Our agents are experts on the towns they live and work in and many of them have raised families here, so who better to ask for suggestions to keep both kids and parents entertained?  Here are some of their recommendations for activities [...]

Make a Move - Preparing Your Home for Sale

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Punxsutawney Phil predicted another 6 weeks of winter, but aside from last weekend’s brutal cold snap this winter has been mild so far. With no snow on the ground and daytime temps staying above freezing for a while, we can see the beginnings of an early spring market for home sales. So if a move is on the cards for you this spring, it pays [...]

Housing Market Update - January 2023 Sales

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January is usually a quiet month for home sales and this year was no exception.  In fact, the past two years have been the exception and this January is far more typical in terms of levels of activity. Days on market have increased since the crazy days of last spring, and that, coupled with the slow time of year, leads to some rather large [...]

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