Explore Acton, MA

By Betsy Purcell, Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty Boston North West)
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Acton Makes CNN’s “Best Place to Live” List! By admin posted September 8th, 2011     Acton Makes CNN's Best Places to Live List   Acton just placed 16th on CNN’s poll of the Best Places in Live in the U.S. Some of the factors they cited as making Acton so desirable were the consistently top-rated...

By Betsy Purcell, Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty Boston North West)
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Acton MA was named in CNN Money Magazines list of Best Small Towns in America, ranking at number 16!  http://money.cnn.com/magazines/moneymag/bplive/2011/top100/  Here's a picture of the real estate market in Acton MA in July of 2011. Home Sales - 23 Average List Price: $660,263 Average Sale Pric...

By Betsy Purcell, Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty Boston North West)
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Discovery Museum Acton MA By agent posted July 20th, 2011   The Discovery Museum Acton, MA The Discovery Museum in Acton is a wonderful place to bring the kids and even learn a few things yourself. Situated on four acres, the Discovery Museum has one building for tiny tots and one for children an...

By Betsy Purcell, Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty Boston North West)
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  By agent posted June 25th, 2011   Theater III Acton, MA Theater III is an exciting, community theater organization that was established in 1955. Since then, the group has been entertaining Acton residents with plays, musicals, reviews and educational programs. This year, Acton residents are loo...

By Praful Thakkar, Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale
(LAER Realty Partners)
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ACTON REAL ESTATE - FOR THE MONTH OF JULY 2011 Here is what is happening in Real Estate Market of ACTON, MA for the month of JULY 2011. Please note that this statistics is for SINGLE FAMILY HOMES only. (SOURCE: MLSPIN)   JULY 2010 JULY 2011 Trends Number of Homes Sold 8 23 Median Sale Price $584...

By Betsy Purcell, Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty Boston North West)
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NARA Park Acton By agent posted June 20th, 2011     NARA Park Acton   NARA (North Acton Recreation Area) Park is a wonderful asset to Acton homeowners. The park is open all year and provides residents with a wealth of outdoor recreation and beauty to enjoy. NARA Beach opens each year at Memorial...

By Betsy Purcell, Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty Boston North West)
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South Acton Neighborhood Info By betsypurcell posted April 26th, 2011     Faulkner Homestead in South Acton   South Acton used to be the most industrialized area of Acton. In the 18th century many, many mills and other small industrial developments were in this area and using water power generat...

By Betsy Purcell, Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty Boston North West)
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West Acton or West Acton Village as it’s known to local residents is an important commercial  and residential area of town. Many local businesses operate from it’s cute streets and are housed in older style buildings. Residents frequently walk to the bank or to buy lunch. Seasonal things to do i...

By Betsy Purcell, Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty Boston North West)
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Transportation Networks Around Acton MA By betsypurcell posted April 15th, 2011      Acton MA Local Area        When you are looking at Acton, MA homes and neighborhoods as a possible place to live, you may be pleasantly surprised to learn that even though it’s a suburban outpost, it’s really ea...

By Betsy Purcell, Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty Boston North West)
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  Acton Boxborough Regional High School   Families looking to purchase Acton, MA real estate may want to know what the school district is like in Acton. The simple answer is excellent. The school system consists of five elementary schools, the Conant School, the Douglas School, the Gates School,...

By Carole Helwig, Servicing Acton, Sudbury and Hudson, MA
(Keller Williams Realty)
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Patrick Clark ss the Local Editor for Acton's Patch and does a great job of serving the community with instant-online-local news.  Things going on Today in Acton that may be of interest to you... Town Meeting:  1). The annual Town Meeting will begin at 7 p.m. at the Acton-Boxborough Regional Hig...

By Betsy Purcell, Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty Boston North West)
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By betsypurcell posted April 4th, 2011       North Acton Recreation Area   Those looking into purchasing Acton, MA homes may be surprised to learn that Acton has a large amount of green space in town. In fact, there are over 1,650 acres of town owned conservation lands. Here’s a look at just som...

By Betsy Purcell, Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty Boston North West)
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      Acton, MA real estate buyers are in for a real treat when it comes to cultural attractions. Acton, MA has a rich, diverse history and has a wide variety of attractions for everyone of all ages to enjoy.   Acton Memorial Library   The town owns and operates two libraries, the Acton Memorial ...

By Jim Mushinsky
(Centsable Inspection)
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An Acton MA home buyer should receive a brochure, Home Inspectors Facts for Consumers Sheet, at the time of the signing of the first written contract to purchase.A standard home inspection in Massachusetts is a visual examination of the physical structure and major interior systems of a residenti...

By Betsy Purcell, Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty Boston North West)
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Selling Your House? 5 Reasons To Do It NOW! by The KCM Crew on February 15, 2011 · 5 comments in For Sellers,Pricing 1063Share The conventional wisdom when selling a home has always been to wait until the ‘Spring Buying Season’. Over the years, that has seemed to make sense and is now accepted a...

By Betsy Purcell, Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty Boston North West)
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For the 3nd time in as many weeks, I have had to deal with disappointed buyers.  In each case we have looked at several properties, all of which have been on the market for between 60 and 180 days.  My clients have finally found a property that works for them, and when I contact the listing agent...

By Betsy Purcell, Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty Boston North West)
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Congratulations! You've finally made the decision. After many months of looking online, comparing towns, comparing homes, comparing school systems, tax rates, commuter access, you have decided that Acton, MA is the town for you.  Now what?  Attending open houses is a great step to start to get t...

By Betsy Purcell, Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty Boston North West)
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I've been wanting to buy a house in Acton for a long time.  I'm tired of waiting... Prices have come down, interest rates have come down.  But what if I buy a house and the prices continue to go down? And more likely, what happens if interest rates go up?   For every 1% increase in the interest r...

By Lynda Longmire
(Virtual Homes Real Estate)
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  Acton Massachusetts Homes and Condos Sold Q2 2010     Acton Massachusetts Single Family Home Sales   The Acton, MA 2nd quarter real estate market report indicates that there were 71 homes sold in Q2 2010 as compared to 48 in 2009. This represents a 48% increase in the number of homes sold. The ...

By Betsy Purcell, Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty Boston North West)
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Every year it's interesting to take a look back to see how far we've come, and try to figure out where we are going next.. In real estate, looking ahead isn't always clear, but you can see some trends and get a sense of where we are.   In Acton, MA, the real estate market has been fairly steady. ...

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