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No matter the season, a waterfront view brings solace to the soul, and comfort to the heart.  When all you can see are swooping herons, splashing geese, and an otter's nose poking out from under a watery surface, instead of other homes, it's even better.  That's what you'll find at 210 East Princ...
Horse lovers or buyers seeking a magnificent country property will find it in "Harmony Acres" at 42 Worcester Road in Princeton, MA, a private paradise with a completely renovated 5000-square-foot colonial, a custom 4-stall barn, several stonewalled pastures, and a heated inground gunite pool. Wh...
Looking for a quiet place in the country, surrounded by luxurious perennial gardens, stone patios, and meandering paths, with seasonal views of Boston and your own professional clay tennis court?   You'll be right at home at 43 Oak Circle in Princeton, MA, a meticulously updated 4-bedroom cape wi...
I arrived at a showing appointment about 10 minutes early, so rather than sit in my car, I went in to introduce myself to the listing agent, and do a quick preview before my buyer arrived. I thought I was being polite, but I didn't expect what happened next.  As we walked through the first floor...
We're currently seeing many multiple offer situations in towns with low inventory, and although they may create unexpected bonanzas for sellers, they must be handled with care, lest the buyers who so desperately wanted the house end up walking away, feeling regretful and abused. Last week, a new ...
I enjoy welcoming prospective buyers when they visit the beautiful homes I represent, whether they come for an Open House or a private showing.  I try to show off my clients' homes to their best advantage, and I also aim to create a friendly, relaxed environment in which buyers can touch fixtures...
Most of us think of home staging as a technique to enhance a home's aesthetic appeal, and that's certainly true. But a recent incident with a prospective listing client made me realize that it's really much more than that. I usually offer home staging services from interior designers Joanne Gardn...
Today's New York Times article, "Feeling Misled on Home Price, Buyers Are Suing Their Agent," may be an ominous sign of things to come as we slog through the downturn in the real estate market.  Writer David Streitfeld chronicles the saga of a disenchanted Carlsbad, CA couple who are claiming tha...

Maureen Harmonay

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