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Abington MA Real Estate Market Stats   Home Prices in Abington MA The median homes sales prices in Abington MA have been fairly steady since the summer of 2011, but are up 10.9% from year ago levels. If you're considering buying a home, you can still find deals on homes in Abington. Having a good...
FICO Score Requirements for Mortgages Lowered   Have you been out looking for a home in Southeastern Massachusetts, only to be held back by 'not quite high enough' credit scores? Well, I have some good news for you. Mortgage lenders have quietly lowered the credit score bar. It's now possible to ...
What's really going on in the real estate market in Southeastern Massachusetts? The graph below shows the 1 year change in the median sales prices of single family homes in Southeastern Mass - where home prices are rising the fastest and where they're not:
What Is the Best Way to Remove Snow? When choosing a snow blower, consider the size of your driveway and sidewalks, as well as how much snow you get. Here’s how to pick the best snow removal tool for your needs. Read Visit for more articles like this. Copyright 2014 NATIONAL ASSOC...
Using Vibrant Colors to Help Sell Your Home   Spring is generally viewed as the best time to sell a home in Southeastern Massachusetts. The drab, dreary, and gray days of winter are behind us. The days are getting longer, the grass is greener, leaves are budding on trees, and flowers are blooming...
Where You Can Find Money to Buy a Home   Think you can’t find any money for a down payment or the closing costs to buy a home in Southeastern Massachusetts? You may want to think again. There just might be some cubby holes that you haven't thought to look into yet.   First off ─ there are still 2...
Buy the House You Love, Not Love the House You Buy   Are rising home prices and mortgage interest rates making you antsy? Are you afraid that you won’t be able to buy that dream home here in Southeastern Massachusetts you thought possible just a few months ago? Do you feel like you have to go out...
5 Blunders Today’s Home Sellers Must Avoid   Way, way back in the early 2000s when people still lived in caves, all a real estate agent had to do to sell your home was ride up to your house, get off of his or her high horse, pound a ‘for sale’ sign into your front lawn, and take in 3-5 offers bef...
Will You Get a Higher Offer If You Overprice Your Home?   There are three schools of thought when strategizing on the initial asking price of a home: 1) overprice it thinking that a higher asking price will draw in higher initial offers from potential buyers; or 2) underprice it in order to start...
What Do You Mean I Didn’t Get That House?   I put a full price offer in on that house! What do you mean I didn’t get it? You diligently searched for homes for sale online, toured some that you really liked, and you found some winners. And there’s one you fell in love with. Then you waited. And wa...

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