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Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Mortgage rates fall, housing opportunities getting better

By Phoebe Chongchua For four weeks in a row, mortgage rates are seeing historic lows. The 30-year fixed average interest rate fell from 4.09% to...

Real estate ads, Oct. 28 edition

The eeal estate ads for the Oct. 28 edition are here.

Pre-marketing teams maximize a challenging marketplace

By Steve Levine Overall, I would have to say that the best piece of advice I have always given my clients has been not to...

Does your house have healthy “Bones”?

By Michelle Gillespie Autumn has arrived - leaves are falling and days becoming shorter. In the real estate market, fall is the time to prepare...

October is Fire Safety Month – are you up to date?

By Vicki Aubry It's no accident that heating season and Fire Safety Month come at the same time! October is a great time to take...

Andrew Abu Realtors: Metrowest region outperforms national housing market

Westborough - The suburban Boston real estate market has weathered the economic downturn better than most around the country, and Andrew J. Abu, a veteran Realtor here, encouraged potential buyers and sellers to keep that in mind.

What sells a house

In today's market, many sellers want to know the secret to selling their homes quickly. They want to know ways to hold on to the equity they've build over the past decade. Unfortunately, there is no golden equation that equals the perfect sale. Yet, while there is no "sure thing" in the housing market these days, there are certain factors that affect how quickly and for how much your home sells.

That noise you hear is opportunity knocking

The "Gold Bugs" are out in force. Recently, the price of the precious metal moved above $1,800 per ounce. In the last five years, gold is up a staggering 200-plus %. In 2006 the price hovered around $600 per ounce and barely received any mention as a good investment. Yet when the price pushed above $1,500 an ounce there was a buying frenzy.

New lending guidelines render moving time-sensitive

By Steve Levine It wasn's an unexpected announcement, to some degree, but the sheer amounts have caught many completely off guard, as the federal housing...

Marlborough Savings Bank and Weichert Realtors, ComVest Residential co-host home-buyer seminar Oct. 3

Northborough - Monday, Oct. 3, Marlborough Savings Bank and Weichert Realtors, ComVest Residential will be co-hosting a free community information home-buyer seminar from 6...