Things to Know before Buying a Home with a Pool

For many home buyers, the presence of a pool can create a bit of a dillemna. For some, it's a great added feature, while for others, it can be a burden. Where you fall into this range will depend on your lifestyle and your knowledge of pools. Here … [Read more...]

Massachusetts Spring/Summer Home Buying Tips

Spring is a time of reawakening. Buds are blooming, lawns are filling back in, and people are finally getting outside to enjoy warmer temps after a long winter. It’s also a popular time for house hunting in the Northeast. Many buyers are hoping to … [Read more...]

5 Ways to Improve Your Credit Score Before Buying a Home

Your credit score is extremely important when it comes to buying and insuring your home. It affects your rates and your ability to get approved. If you're planning to buy a home this coming Spring or Summer, start planning for it now. It can take … [Read more...]

Tips on Buying a Home in a Hot Market | MA Homebuying Tips

The market is hot right now! In fact, it's been really hot over the past few years, with no signs of slowing down. When buying a home in a hot market, taking the right approach is so important. Otherwise, you could be house hunting for months or over … [Read more...]

What the Somerville MA Seller’s Market Means for Home Buyers

If you haven't realized it yet, we're in a seller's market right now. Prices are continuing to increase, homes are selling for above asking price, and sellers basically have their pick of buyers. What does the Somerville MA seller's market mean for … [Read more...]

Somerville MA Inventory Shortage

There is low home inventory in many areas in and around Boston. Supply is not accommodating demand. Purchasing a home in this market is definitely different than what you may have experienced just a few years ago. The following is information on how … [Read more...]

MA Home Loan Interest Rate Versus APR

When evaluating financing, you may come across the terms APR and interest rate. These are usually mistaken as being the same, but they represent different things. It is essential for borrowers to understand both. Below is information on MA home loan … [Read more...]