July 2015 Housing Report

Arlington Housing Report

Market Summary The Massachusetts housing market has begun to stabilize according to the RE/MAX Leading Edge July Housing Report. Sales of combined condo and single-family homes in Massachusetts increased +14% year-over-year while month-over-month sales decreased -1.1%. Inventory is down -17.7% year-over-year and down -9.8% month-over-month. The median price of combined condo and single-family homes increased […]

Tips On Dealing With The Stress of Moving

moving stress

  Boston Globe Article By: Marjorie Youngren Most people are really not prepared for the ups and downs of a real estate transaction. What starts out as an exciting experience can quickly turn into a chore — or worse. I thought it would be helpful to shed a little light on some things before you enter […]

How-to Tips on Downsizing

Downsizing Homes

Boston Globe Article By:  Marjorie Youngren Whether you have lived in your home for 10 years or 50, deciding what to do with a lifetime of belongings can be stressful. Typically, the later in life, the more daunting the task. Sometimes it’s merely because there are so many more items in your home to consider, […]

Running the Boston Marathon

boston marathon finish line

The events of April 15, 2013 forever changed the Boston Marathon. The unimaginable violence left the city in shock, as we struggled to piece together our lives. But our shaken city rallied together to support each other and become one, Boston Strong. Kaitlynn Cates was directly affected by that Monday, as she was standing on Boylston […]

Home for the Holidays!

Home For Holidays Elia

This year our agents raised awareness of the lovely critters at MSPCA Boston Animal Shelter and the Northeast Animal Shelter in hopes to find them a home for the holidays! All the dogs and cats shown below are available for adoption. Make it a happy holiday and bring a fuzzy bundle of love into your […]

Tips For Choosing a Real Estate Agent

Real Estate

Boston Globe Article By: Marjorie Youngren “Hey, I heard that you are going to be selling your home. My aunt is a realtor. I’m sure she’d be happy to help you.” “Great! Thank you. Please have her give me a call.” This is a perfect example of how not to find your realtor. A home […]