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The challenge of moving with children

By Michelle Gillespie Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage School buses are back on the roads - a sure sign of fall. But even though school has begun,...

Sellers, details count when listing in the fall!

By Vicki Aubry To buyers, details count when evaluating your home. Remember, yours is not the only home on the market and buyers will seek...

Stop renting and buy while homes are most affordable

By Phoebe Chongchua If you're currently renting and have dreamed of owning a home, now may be the perfect time. is reporting that during...

When less is more, and other tidbits…

By Steve Levine Over the last 25 years of selling homes here in our area, the goal has always been to focus on how...

Selling this fall? What's your game plan?

By Michelle Gillespie Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage Autumn in New England is the second best time of the year to sell a home. Moderate temperatures and the...

Buyers: Misconceptions will cost you!

By Vicki Aubry Misconceptions about the market keep buyers from getting the house they want time and time again! How is this possible you...

Mortgage rates consistently stable despite debt ceiling issues

By Ed Ferrara Last week, markets appeared somewhat optimistic with mortgage rates remaining consistently stable despite debt ceiling.

Get organized to sell your home

By Barbara Meyers Increase your chances of selling your home quickly with this eight-step solution:

Federal financing guidelines changing in just a few months

By Steve Levine Back in 2006, I was doing an interview with a reporter at a local paper, who wanted to do a story on the soaring prices and home shortages.

Going Green – A Seller's Advantage

Michelle Gillespie, Realtor Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage As energy costs have skyrocketed, more and more homebuyers are asking about energy-efficient "green homes." Not only is...

New Construction or Resale: Make an Informed Decision

By Vicki Aubry Who doesn's go into a brand new home and ooohhh and aaahhh over all of the untouched brand new details such as shiny hardwood floors, stainless steel appliances and beautiful woodwork ?

REAL ESTATE: Why own my home?

By Phoebe Chongchua A soft real estate market that is ripe with all the conditions that should entice people to purchase a home still has some renters asking, "Why own my own home?"

Marlborough residents oppose developers’ requested permit changes

Alt.Re Development LLC, a company developing two Marlborough projects, appeared before the City Council June 20 to ask that conditions for the special permits for those projects be changed.

COLUMN: Amazing real estate solutions for 2011

By Steve Levine For some agents and home owners, 2011 will be defined best as the year that things went truly high-tech, in the biggest single leap on innovation since the internet.

Jeri Baily awarded ‘Top Producer’ by Weichert, Realtors® – ComVest Residential

Northborough - Weichert, Realtors® - ComVest Residential is pleased to announce that Jeri Baily was awarded "Top Producer" for the company in 2010. ...

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REAL ESTATE: Warmer Weather Welcomes Favorite Activity

By Michelle Gillespie The warm spring weather has reawakened real estate's favorite Sunday activity: the grand tradition of holding an open house.