Western Massachusetts Real Estate news, information and advice from real estate agent and REALTOR Lesley Lambert, Park Square Realty, Westfield, MA.
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Yes, it is a buyer's market, but that doesn't mean that you can't successfully sell your home for fair market value. Top Ten Tips For Selling Your Home In A Buyer's MarketAggressive Pricing. This is a discussion that we as REALTORS dread in this market, because we know our job is to present the...
The Home Buyer's Guide to CreditA tutorial on credit reports and credit scores, created specifically for home buyers. Brought to you by the Credit Center at HomeBuyingInstitute.com.Table of Contents1 - What is Credit?2 - Credit and Home Buying3 - Your Credit Report4 - Your Credit Scores5 - What...
Those of us in the Northeast look to spring in a reverent, inspiring way. We trudge through the snow, slush, mud and endure the cold, rain and snow with the promise of better weather on the horizon. Western Massachusetts is gearing up for Spring with lots of fun events for everyone...get on you...
'Tis the time for the wearing of the green and the luck of the Irish is all around! Do you feel lucky? Oh I know, you are saying, but I am not Irish and I know most of us aren't (I am American after all!). That being said, there is something exciting and fun about the potential for magic that ...
I was just turned onto www.webex.comA free 14 day trial is available for this live web presentation tool. We all have out of town buyers, sellers, etc....wouldn't this be a cool way to present to them?Good luck!
So, you are moving! Such an exciting time, and also one of life's most stressful.To alleviate some of the stress that moving creates, take a peek at these tips:#1- Plan ahead! Make lists of things that are can be donated, given away, etc. #2- Start chucking! Yes, you heard me, throw it out...
A beautifully appointed restaurant and bar for sale. Turn key operation on busy street with complete inventory. Potential to purchase real estate, as well.$199,000
The talking heads will tell you: "The sky is falling, the sky is falling!" Raise your hand if you are tired of tuning into the media only to be subjected to the dramatization of the housing market!While it is true that the market has shifted and many areas have been impacted on a large scale, i...
After embracing the concept of a huge lifestyle change, I knew that I had to make serious adjustments to my lifestyle, the biggest of which were the mortgages on the two properties I own. Going from a two income family of moderate means to a one income family (me) was a huge downward adjustment....