Explore Acton, MA

By Betsy Purcell, Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty Boston North West)
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It seems that every day we are inundated with bad news about the economy and in particular, the housing market.  However for our Acton, MA real estate market, it could be good news for anyone looking to purchase a home.  In fact, now might just be the best buying opportunity in our lifetime.  Re...

By Betsy Purcell, Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty Boston North West)
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Acton, MA has had 162 single family home sales through the end of October in 2010.   October 2010: Number of homes sold in Acton, MA: 12                 Average List Price of homes sold: $569,058                 Average Sale Price of homes sold: $548,840 or 96.45% of the asking price            ...

By Betsy Purcell, Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty Boston North West)
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The League of Women Voters- Acton Area, is hosting a Candidates Night on Tuesday, October 19th at the RJ Grey Jr High School Auditorium in Acton MA.  We have invited the State Senate and Representative candidates who will be serving our area.  Senate candidates include incumbent Jamie Eldridge an...

By Betsy Purcell, Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty Boston North West)
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ACTON MA REAL ESTATE UPDATE: September 2010   Acton, MA has had 150 single family home sales through the end of September this year.   September 2010: Number of homes sold in Acton, MA: 18                 Average List Price of homes sold: $671,133                 Average Sale Price of homes sold...

By Betsy Purcell, Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty Boston North West)
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Acton, MA has had 131 single family home sales through the end of August in 2010.   August 2010: Number of homes sold in Acton, MA: 23                 Average List Price of homes sold: $639,586                 Average Sale Price of homes sold: $618,512 or 96.7% of the asking price               ...

By Betsy Purcell, Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty Boston North West)
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Parking Solutions for South Acton to Boston MBTA Commuters Acton MA is located approximately 25 miles northwest of Boston, and the commute to the city can be a challenge on the highways.  The MBTA rail offers an alternative, however parking has been a limitation for this option. The Town of Acto...

By Betsy Purcell, Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty Boston North West)
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After recently attending the RainCamp seminar in Boston, I'm doing what I can to learn more about this way of connecting with people.  I came across this video on youtube and thought it was really fascinating: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sIFYPQjYhv8 Working to upgrade my website for increased ...

By Betsy Purcell, Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty Boston North West)
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Parents often choose to relocate to Acton, MA because of the quality of education provided in Acton.  There are 5 elementary schools, each with it's own personality and teaching philosophy or style.  Acton, MA is unusual in that parents can have some input as to which school your child attends, i...

By Betsy Purcell, Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty Boston North West)
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In 2010, Acton, MA has had 108 home sales through the end of July.   July 2010: Number of homes sold in Acton, MA: 8                  Average List Price of homes sold: $590,835                 Average Sale Price of homes sold: $578,425 or 97.9% of the asking price                 Average Days on ...

By Betsy Purcell, Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty Boston North West)
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For buyers coming into Acton, MA- many still think that as a buyer, they can name their price.  In the 400-600,000 price range there are now 39 homes on the market, 11 currently under agreement,  and in the past 6 months 44 have sold in this price range.  A week ago, two buyers I'm working with m...

By Roxanne & Team
(Keller Williams Realty Boston NW)
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Acton has a reputation for having a great school system. One of the reasons is that the elementary school program is such that as the curriculum is the same across the board, the methods of teaching vary from school to school. While one uses traditional methods, another uses very progressive met...

By Roxanne & Team
(Keller Williams Realty Boston NW)
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I recently took over an expired listing, which had been a rental. The photos on the MLS were horrendous! Cluttered, dark, blurry...furniture and clutter everywhere, stacks of papers, even bikes, hoola hoops and a dart board over the fireplace! After much work, the place was emptied, walls were pa...

By Lynda Longmire
(Virtual Homes Real Estate)
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Acton Massachusetts Homes and Condos Sold in 2009 Single Family Home Sales The Acton, MA real estate market report indicates that there were 189 homes sold in 2009 as compared to 150 in 2008. This represents a 26% increase in the number of homes sold. The average sales price changed from $570548 ...

By Lynda Longmire
(Virtual Homes Real Estate)
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Acton, MA Foreclosures, Short Sales and Bank Owned Real Estate for Sale Purchasing a home at a Acton MA foreclosures auction has many risks to a potential buyer and in most cases the bank will bid and take possession of the property at auction. The property is then referred to as bank owned, REO ...

By Fred Doleac, Real Estate in a Virtual World
(Fred Doleac - Bean Group)
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Acton, Massachusetts Homes, Condominiums, Farms, and Multi- family Homes for Sale! Acton MA real estate Virtual Homes Real Estate provides direct access to the Massachusetts MLS system and offers various tools to assist you in searching properties for sale that meet your criteria. If you are a fi...

By Tim Cahill, MBA, EcoBroker
(RE/MAX Results)
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CNN's Money magazine will have its annual rankings in the August 2009 issue.  Acton, MA makes number 16!  Read more here: http://money.cnn.com/magazines/moneymag/bplive/2009/snapshots/CS2500380.html

By Chris Hill
(Keller Williams Boston Northwest)
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A big thank you to all who participated in our first annual company-wide community day of service, Red Day. Our Real Estate agents from Keller Williams Realty Boston Northwest completed a food drive collecting food and supplies to benefit the food pantries of Acton's Community Supper and The Conc...

By Richard Rosa, Exclusive Buyer Agent
(Buyers Brokers Only, LLC)
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The median price of a single-family home in Acton, MA rose 0.75 percent in 2008 compared to 2007, rising from $549,900 to $554,053. The median home price in 2005 was $614,116. Home sales in Acton, MA declined 10.1 percent in 2008, falling from 167 sales in 2007 to 150 sales. Single-family home sa...

By Douglas Carson, Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
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The number of single family homes sold in Acton, MA during the month of November decreased from 13 sold (2007) to 8 homes sold in 2008. The average selling price also decreased significantly from $548,588 in 2007 to $467,966 in 2008.  The average DOM (Days on Market) remained virtually unchanged ...

By Fred Doleac, Real Estate in a Virtual World
(Fred Doleac - Bean Group)
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Click  on Acton Foreclosures to view MLS foreclosed (bank owned) listings and short sale opportunities. Single family, condominiums, multi-family and land listings will populate a map in Quincy, MA.    Visit the Waltham MA Virtual Homes web site at http://www.actonmarealestate.com/ To view forecl...

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