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Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Fireplaces provide a warm glow

By Michelle Gillespie, Realtor, Prudential Prime Properties With winter fast approaching the fireplace takes on greater importance in the sale of a home. The warm glow of a fire on a cold winter night can be magical. Many people love the ambiance a blaze provides, while others rely on their fireplaces to keep them warm and cozy during freezing temperatures.

The challenge of moving with children

By Michelle Gillespie, Realtor, Prudential Prime Properties Playgrounds and beaches are back in popularity as school starts to let out for the summer. Though most people associate this season with backyard picnics and sunny days, summer is also one of the largest real estate seasons for families to move.

Prepare now for listing in the late fall and winter

Vicki Aubry Realtor, ABR, SRES To buyers, details count when evaluating your home. Remember, yours is not the only home on the market and buyers will seek out the best value for the money.

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.

Downsizing effectively means making a plan

Vicki Aubry, Realtor, ABR, SRES, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Downsizing buyers invariably go through an exercise whereby they visualize themselves in this new lifestyle yet envision bringing all their worldly possessions to this new lifestyle location.

Real Estate ads, Jan. 25 edition

Here are the Real Estate ads for the Jan. 25 edition

Marlborough firm works with sellers, buyers in active market

Marlborough—Ernie Houde Jr. brings 26 years of experience to helping both sellers and buyers negotiate the current fast-paced real estate market. “It’s a seller’s market right now, with a shortage of houses available and multiple offers on many properties,” he said. For example, typically there would be about 150 single-family homes on the market in Marlborough this time of year, but at the end of June, there were only 45 available.

In their own words, clients state why they recommend Michelle Gillespie

By Michelle Gillespie, Realtor, Prudential Prime Properties I want to wish you all a happy holiday season and prosperous New Year! As I look back, the 2013 real estate market showed signs the market is back. Our housing inventories have decreased and buyers are looking for new inventory, indicating that 2014 will be a robust year.

Why home buyers should hire a professional

Elaine Quigley, Realtor, CBR, CRS, GRI, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices In this article, Blanche Evans explains why home buyers should consider hiring a professional to help them through the process.

Tired of renting? It’s time to buy a home!

Elaine Quigley, Realtor, CBR, CRS, GRI, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Your landlord is raising the rent. The neighbors are yelling at each other through paper-thin walls. You're a trembling jealous wreck because your best friends just bought a new home and it's awesome. Renting just isn't doing it for you anymore. Is it time to buy your next home?