Category Archives: Uncategorized

Can’t we all just get along?

One of the most frustrating parts of being a Realtor, well, ok a couple of frustrating parts, is that we are viewed as a non-essential, overpaid, profession that earns huge money and doesn’t do anything to earn that check.  It’s … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

A pre-foreclosure is just what the name implies.  It simply means that the home owner has defaulted on their mortgage payments and their lender has filed a document with the county Registry of Deeds Office putting the homeowner and the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Things to consider when choosing a Realtor

1.  You should interview a minimum of two Realtors (ideally 3).  It’s time consuming but you can get a feel for the person who will be handling a stressful transaction for you. 2.  You should ask what their transaction volume … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Micro-Pricing Strategy for Home Sellers

In today’s competitive market for sellers – buyers on the internet can easily obtain your home’s information in complete detail.  This include:   – Original sale price, mortgage amounts and any refinancing – Numerous sites offer com parables sales data, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Shortage of homes in Massachusetts slows sales

Shortage of homes on the market slows local housing sales  http://shar.es/wBY8o via @sharethis

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Dead body found at open house

Original Article: >>> http://www.housingwatch.com/2010/09/17/homebuyer-finds-dead-body-on-house-tour/ Source: Really Rotten Realty Real Estate Blog – Continue Reading — http://www.reallyrottenrealty.com/blog/dead-body-found-in-open-house/

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Houses are appraising for the higher prices

Consider this one more sign that the housing market is heating up: Appraisers are putting higher values on homes again, allowing for more deals to go through. During the housing bust, sales were often derailed by low-ball appraisals that fell … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Short Sale vs. Foreclosure

A foreclosure is a process whereby the lender takes possession of a property when the borrower is in arrears with their mortgage payments. The process is regulated by each state and can take up to a year or more. During … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

New to Mansfield?

  Not too many towns take the time to put this info. on their website.  I do a lot of business in Mansfield and I thought this was so handy and a great benefit to my clients and their buyers. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Thinking of selling a home? Tip # 1

If you are among the many that are considering selling a home to downsize, upgrade or just a change of zip code, here is some advice.   I have worked with many buyers and sellers over the years and there are … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment