Explore Needham, MA

By Pat Laracy Baker, Pat Baker Dream Home Maker
(Realty Executives Boston West)
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Needham Home Prices and Home Values Through it all Needham keeps insulated as far as the house values.  Needham continues to draw folks to it's community.  We are sure it is the fine education that the children of Needham receive.  Recently Needham came in as 19th in the top 50 high schools accor...

By Pat Laracy Baker, Pat Baker Dream Home Maker
(Realty Executives Boston West)
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Needham, MA Treat Others Well Launch I stopped by Treat Cupcake Bar yesterday with a friend and they were giving out these cards.  It is truly a fun thing to do and it will directly benefit local causes.  They plan to do this on a monthly basis. Treat Cupcake Bare - You're invited! "Treat Others ...

By Pat Laracy Baker, Pat Baker Dream Home Maker
(Realty Executives Boston West)
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Vote in Massachusetts Tomorrow 9/14 AndHave Some Fun Politics are never dull in Massachusetts.  I will be up listening to the returns like many others.  It promises to be an interesting day for sure. I just heard that Bill Keating, Norfolk County Norfolk District Attorney chased down a purse snat...

By Pat Laracy Baker, Pat Baker Dream Home Maker
(Realty Executives Boston West)
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Needham's 300th Celebrate with 300 Laps Celebrate Needham's 300th year Anniversary and one of the ways is to do that is walk on Monday and Wednesday nights at 6:00 at DeFazio Park on Dedham Avenue, Needham, MA.   Walk at your own pace.  A lap is a quarter mile so you would need to do 75 miles  to...

By Pat Laracy Baker, Pat Baker Dream Home Maker
(Realty Executives Boston West)
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Needham, MA Schools In the Top 20 Boston Magazine Sept. 2010 Grab the September issue of Boston Magazine where you will find more details and actual rankings.  There you will find that Needham High School has been ranked in the top 20 High Schools.  To quote the Superintendent of Schools Dan Gute...

By Pat Laracy Baker, Pat Baker Dream Home Maker
(Realty Executives Boston West)
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Hugs From Needham, MA Just want to be a part of the Hug Campaign and pass it on to all of you.

By Pat Laracy Baker, Pat Baker Dream Home Maker
(Realty Executives Boston West)
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Needham Market Report August 2010 In August of 2010 there were 37 homes that closed within the month in Needham, MA. This was an increase of 8 units or 27.5% higher sold over the 29 homes that closed in August of 2009. 2 homes sold in August 2010- average list of $419,000; 2 homes sold - average...

By Pat Laracy Baker, Pat Baker Dream Home Maker
(Realty Executives Boston West)
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I spend a lot of time in Holliston, MA and this is a wonderful cafe to visit.  There is entertainment on the weekends and I just thought others might like to take advantage of it.  The crepes are wonderful.  The service is superb and the entertainment is great too.  Holliston is just a dear littl...

By Pat Laracy Baker, Pat Baker Dream Home Maker
(Realty Executives Boston West)
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Needham Market Report During the last 27 days 19 single family homes have gone under agreement and 30 properties have sold. Active single family listings have a price range from $$268,800  to $3,450,000   There is a  total of 133 single family homes on the market and 9 of those accepted offers bu...

By Bob Tanski, Realtor
(Century 21 Shawmut Properties)
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If you love cupcakes and live anywhere near Needham, Massachusetts, boy do I have a place for you! Treat Cupcake Bar, located at 1450 Highland Ave Needham,Ma, is a unique establishment where you can make your own cupcakes. You can select from at least 4 different cupcake flavors, 4 different fros...

By Pat Laracy Baker, Pat Baker Dream Home Maker
(Realty Executives Boston West)
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Needham Bank supports Needham 300 with $125,000 sponsorship The following article regarding Needham Bank is truly something.  Needham Bank is such an amazing bank.  We are so fortunate to have this bank.  The Needham Bank over the years has been so philanthropic in so many ways. Look at the hist...

By Pat Laracy Baker, Pat Baker Dream Home Maker
(Realty Executives Boston West)
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Tax Free in Massachusetts The Great annual Tax Free weekend.  Now we get to have one weekend a year in Massachusetts to purchase without paying 6.25% sales tax.  So this weekend those who travel to New Hampshire can stay in  Masssachusetts. I think we should have a tax free weekend once a month. ...

By Pat Laracy Baker, Pat Baker Dream Home Maker
(Realty Executives Boston West)
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Needham, MA Yet Another Fun Place to Go in Needham My daughter-in-law took us all to Treat Cupcake Bar on Tuesday.  It was so much fun the kids loved it.  It is located at 1450 Highland Avenue across from Taylor's Stationery. What a great place to have birthday parties.  The cupcakes were all del...

By Pat Laracy Baker, Pat Baker Dream Home Maker
(Realty Executives Boston West)
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  It is true!                It is true!                             It is true! Needham, MA Real Estate Market Needham, MA has had a strong real estate market.  I had an agent for the next town say to me at a recent real estate event, Needham is very strong.  Everytime I turn around the houses i...

By Pat Laracy Baker, Pat Baker Dream Home Maker
(Realty Executives Boston West)
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Come one Come all from Near and Wide.  Come visit Needham for the kickoff weekend on throughout the year of celebrations.  300th Anniversary of Needham, MA    JOIN THE CELEBRATION! Needham 300 Kickoff WeekendNovember 5, 6 & 7, 2010 Friday, November 5, 2010 6 pm Opening Ceremonies 7 pm Friday Nigh...

By Pat Laracy Baker, Pat Baker Dream Home Maker
(Realty Executives Boston West)
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Needham, MA 4th and 5th of July Celebration 2010 (edit/delete) THE FIREWORKS ARE TONIGHT AT MEMORIAL PARK THE PARADE IS JULY 5TH MONDAY  COME JOIN THE CELEBRATION HAPPY BIRTHDAY AMERICA! Needham, MA  4th of July Celebration 2010 63rd celebration This will be my 63rd time to celebrate these wonder...

By Lew Corcoran, ASP®, Home Stager & Real Estate Photographer
(Scena Home Staging & Decora Photography)
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Trend in Home Sales in Needham MA Through May 2010 According to Trulia.com, sales prices of homes in Needham have increased 11.3% over the past year through May 2010, but have declined 5.6% over the past 5 years. The current average listing price of homes for sale in Needham MA is $973,606, while...

By Lew Corcoran, ASP®, Home Stager & Real Estate Photographer
(Scena Home Staging & Decora Photography)
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Mortgage Rate Forecast for June 29, 2010 Here are some of the events affecting mortgage rates today: What Mortgage Backed Securities (MBS) Are Doing Today: The price of the FNMA 30-Year 4.0% MBS coupon opened at 101.28 this morning - the same as yesterday's close. At 9:30 AM, the 4.0% MBS coupon ...

By Pat Laracy Baker, Pat Baker Dream Home Maker
(Realty Executives Boston West)
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Needham, MA  4th of July Celebration 2010 63rd celebration This will be my 43rd time to celebrate these wonderful events.  No one can do up the fourth of July like Needham.  You just can't beat it.  The fireworks are amazing and hard to beat.  Needham has a FIREWORK EXTRAVAGANZA! AT dark on the ...

By Pat Laracy Baker, Pat Baker Dream Home Maker
(Realty Executives Boston West)
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Needham, MA Real Estate Market Report   The Average Sold Price range for single family homes sold in May 2009 was $ 697,677 The Average Sold Price range for single family homes sold in May 2010 was $ 880,064   The Median Price range for single family home sold in May 2009 was            $567,000 ...

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