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Seeking down payment assistance for first time home buyers in Quincy can prove to be difficult in today’s real estate market. In the past, there were several national programs available, but since a downturn in real estate markets and lending institutions, most of these programs have become stagn...

By Ciara Brennan
(Mass Homes Realty)
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Before a buyer even begins to look at homes in Quincy MA, it is critical to know if they qualify for a mortgage, and how much of a loan they qualify for. There are several proactive steps that can be taken in order to prepare for getting approved for a mortgage. If followed, these tips will succe...

By Ciara Brennan
(Mass Homes Realty)
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It is important that the buyer understand all of the costs involved in purchasing a home in Quincy. These costs go way beyond the purchase price. Inspections, fees, appraisals, and on and on and on…. the terminology used in real estate can be extremely confusing for home buyers. What’s more, who ...

By Ciara Brennan
(Mass Homes Realty)
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The purchase of a home in Quincy is, in the majority of cases, the single most expensive and complicated transaction a person will ever experience. On top of that, people typically only have the experience one, two, or three times during a lifetime so they never get accustomed to the process. Als...

By Jim Mushinsky
(Centsable Inspection)
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Home buyers and sellers may face some changes when it comes to Flood Insurance in Norfolk County Massachusetts. The Norfolk County maps, currently in preliminary form, are scheduled to become effective on June 17, 2012. Read the news release at - http://www.fema.gov/news/newsrelease.fema?id=61544...

By Ciara Brennan
(Mass Homes Realty)
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25 Single Family Homes were sold in Quincy in Feb 2012. 2 of the homes that sold were bank owned properties and 3 of the homes sold were sold as short sales. ·        2 homes were under $200k. ·        8 homes sold were in the $200-$300k price range. ·      9 homes sold were in the $300k-$400k pr...

By Ciara Brennan
(Mass Homes Realty)
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The current absorption rate of the real estate market in Quincy, MA for single family homes is 31.8. This figures means that it would take approximately 32 weeks, or close to 9 months, to sell all of the inventory that is currently on the market at the rate of sale that is currently occuring. Thi...

By Ciara Brennan
(Mass Homes Realty)
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Here is an analysis of the activty of the real estate market in Quincy MA for January 2012. This report is regarding single family homes.  In January of 2012, there were 140 single family homes for sale in Quincy,MA. 23 homes went under agreement. 19 single family homes closed in Quincy in Januar...

By Ciara Brennan
(Mass Homes Realty)
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If you are thinking about selling your home in Quincy, MA, please allow me to provide you with a free real estate market analysis. This market analysis will allow you to determine the value of your home in the current market. It allows you to price your home competitively to make sure that it get...

By Ciara Brennan
(Mass Homes Realty)
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As a parent, I know that one of the most important factors that parents take into account when deciding where to move to, is the quality of the schools in the neighborhood.   Here is some information about the public schools in Quincy, MA.   Quincy has 11 Public Elementary Schools, with an averag...

By Ciara Brennan
(Mass Homes Realty)
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With all the doom and gloom that we hear in the media about unemployment rates, people are sitting tight with the jobs that they have whether they like them or not. Well I recently read an article from ManPower and they saying that the employment outlook in Quincy, Boston and Cambridge is looking...

By Ciara Brennan
(Mass Homes Realty)
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One of the most important things that people think about when deciding where to move to is:   How will my commute to work be? There is not too much that you can do in your car on the way to work, maybe listen to your favorite radio show or even a book on tape. You can potentially talk on the phon...

By Ciara Brennan
(Mass Homes Realty)
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If you do not own a home with a big yard or a lot of space to host a party for your child or even if you simply do not like the thoughts of having to host a party in your home and then clean up after it, then hosting the party outside your home is a good idea. When I was planning my daughter last...

By Lew Corcoran, ASP®, Home Stager & Real Estate Photographer
(Scena Home Staging & Decora Photography)
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Lew Corcoran | Best Choice Real Estate Services | (800) 984-3341 27 Cleaves St, Quincy, MA 16,000 sqft Vacant Land offered at $135,000 Lot Size 16,000 sqft DESCRIPTION An incredible opportunity awaits the ambitious builder or investor looking to develop 4 plots in this seaside community. Environ...

By Ciara Brennan
(Mass Homes Realty)
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What: Wine Tasting Where: Quincy Masonic Building, 1170 Hancock Street, Quincy, MA When: December 8th 2011 from 6pm-8pm How Much: $25 per person   The Quincy Lions Club is hosting it's fourth annual wine tasting this coming Thursday the 8th of December. Wine tasting for a good cause sounds like a...

By Ciara Brennan
(Mass Homes Realty)
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Quincy is a city located south of Boston in MA with a population of approximately 95,000. It is a great place named after colonel John Quincy. Quincy is split into 14 neighborhoods and here they are:   Adams Shore  Germantown Hough's Neck Marina Bay Merrymount Montclair North Quincy Quincy Center...

By Jim Mushinsky
(Centsable Inspection)
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A home inspector working in Quincy MA is required to perform a home inspection to the Massachusetts Home Inspector Standards of Practice. A copy of the standard will be provided to the client by the home inspector.The MA Home Inspector Standards of Practice is written for the professional home in...

By David Zablatsky, Real Estate - Needham, MA
(Avant Realty Group)
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QUINCY - 1/2 FEE Price: $2,900 Available 10/01/11. 4 BEDROOM - 2.5 BATH - 10 Rooms - 3000 SqFt. Floor#: 1st/2nd/3rd Ranch Single family ** New Listing GORGEOUS 4BR/2.5 BA 4-FAMILY w/ Fireplace In Quincy FOR RENT ** COME SEE THIS SPACIOUS AND LUXURIOUS 10-ROOM 4 BEDROOMS, 2.5 BATHS IN 4-FAMILY! I...

By Dana Schatzl, Realtor in Quincy MA
(Success Real Estate in Quincy)
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Quincy MA Real Estate Report Quincy MA Monthly Real Estate Statistics                                                                         July 2011                             June  2011                      July 2010 Single Family: Homes Sold:                                                 ...

By Melissa Juarez
(Massachusetts Buyers Broker Agency, LLC)
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Quincy Animal Shelter raffle for Boston Red Sox tickets! There are two box seat tickets available for the Friday, Sept. 16, game against the Tampa Bay Rays at Fenway Park. The game starts at 7 p.m. and the raffle tickets are $5 each or three for $10. The drawing will take place September 2.  For ...

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