Explore Quincy, MA

By Gregory Kiep
(Boston Brokerage Group)
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Quincy is getting its downtown back. The city approved a $1.3 billion development plan yesterday to remake its struggling shopping district into a new urban destination, with more modern homes, restaurants, and retail stores. The developer, Street-Works LLC of White Plains, N.Y., is seeking to r...

By Melissa Juarez
(Massachusetts Buyers Broker Agency, LLC)
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Yesterday the Quincy City Council unanimously approved the much anticipated downtown improvement project. The developer, Street-Works LLC, will pump approximately $1.3 billion into redeveloping Quincy Center. Street-Works' project calls for 1 million square feet of new office space, about 700 new...

By Melissa Juarez
(Massachusetts Buyers Broker Agency, LLC)
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The Quincy Choral Society will be presenting a holiday concert at 8 p.m. Sunday, December 12, at the Sacred Heart Church on Hancock Street.  The concert is a holiday-themed concert of classical works.  Tickets are $15.  To order tickets or get more information, call 781-331-4255.

By Melissa Juarez
(Massachusetts Buyers Broker Agency, LLC)
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Many of my readers know that Ginger Betty's, located at 215 Samoset Avenue in Quincy, is the most extensive gingerbread making shop in the greater Boston area.  Although the store operates year round, the busiest time of year is now, two weeks before the holidays. To keep up with demand, the stor...

By Melissa Juarez
(Massachusetts Buyers Broker Agency, LLC)
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The Quincy Veteran's Council will be holding a remembrance event Tuesday, December 7 at the Wollaston Cemetery's World War II Memorial, located at the corner of Sea Street and the Southern Artery at 10 a.m. There will be a wreath laying ceremony and free coffee and donuts after the ceremony. Stop...

By Melissa Juarez
(Massachusetts Buyers Broker Agency, LLC)
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Quincy's Annual Veterans Day Parade will be held on Thursday, November 11th, 2010. The parade starts at 10:30 a.m. at the Quincy Credit Union at Scammell Street and Quincy Avenue. The parade route continues down Quincy Avenue to Hancock Street, and ends at Adams Academy. Please join us as we hono...

By Susan Morrison
(RE/MAX Executive Realty)
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Another closed condo for Susan Morrison at 21 Edinboro Road Quincy MA 02169. Today Susan Morrison closed on a 550 s.f., totally renovated condo at 21 Edinboro in Quincy MA.  This adorable unit had a totally renovated kitchen with new cabinets, granite counters, new appliances, breakfast bar and f...

By Melissa Juarez
(Massachusetts Buyers Broker Agency, LLC)
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Marina Bay is a unique Quincy neighborhood located 9 miles from downtown Boston, MA.  Marina Bay consists of 5 housing complexes, including detached, high-rise and townhouse properties.  Marina Bay also has numerous restaurants, a marina and a seaside boardwalk.  The benefits of living in Marina ...

By Melissa Juarez
(Massachusetts Buyers Broker Agency, LLC)
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Quincy, MA is a great city with a lively restaurant scene.  You don't have to go to downtown Boston to get a great meal.  Many entrepreneurs have their eyes focused on Quincy as a prime location for high-quality restaurants.  On Tuesday, the City licensing board approved three new restaurant lice...

By Melissa Juarez
(Massachusetts Buyers Broker Agency, LLC)
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A funny thing is happening at my company.  Buyers who are calling to look at properties are now clearly stating to me that they don't want to look at any foreclosures. Period.  A year ago many of my buyers did in fact consider such properties, but the tone has changed.  Have recent news reports o...

By Melissa Juarez
(Massachusetts Buyers Broker Agency, LLC)
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Fall is the season for craft fairs in New England, especially the South Shore area of Massachusetts. Craft fairs are held to raise money for charity or to raise money for special programs. I always find that I can find a unique gift at the fairs. It is also fun to introduce yourself to new people...

By Melissa Juarez
(Massachusetts Buyers Broker Agency, LLC)
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Today is the first day of the City's Fall and Winter street sweeping.  Residents who park on the affected street on the day of a sweep are asked to remove their vehicles from the street or risk having their vehicle towed. The last day of street sweeping is December 10. The city posts signs on the...

By Melissa Juarez
(Massachusetts Buyers Broker Agency, LLC)
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Those of us who live in Quincy and have business in town often follow Route 3A all the way to the Neponset Bridge to get to 93. Remember Java Java Coffee, located at 60 Quincy Shore Drive just before the bridge? It has been nearly 6 years since the store-front first appeared and it is now officia...

By Melissa Juarez
(Massachusetts Buyers Broker Agency, LLC)
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If you are a resident of Quincy, you know that the library system is excellent and is our pride and joy.  But, did you also know that the libraries have taught adults to read for the past 25 years? The literacy program was recognized in a ceremony held yesterday for its hard-work in helping more ...

By Susan Neal, Fair Oaks CA & Sacramento Area Real Estate Broker
(RE/MAX Gold, Fair Oaks)
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Today is an important anniversary that you might not even know about!  If you have ever ridden on a train, you have benefited from some inventions that were developed for this small but important piece of history. Quincy, Massachusetts is home to America's first commercial railway - the Granite R...

By Lynda Longmire
(Virtual Homes Real Estate)
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Quincy MA Condos for Sale- Condominium Buying Guide If you are involved in purchasing a Quincy MA condo, it is important to understand the legal ramifications of this type of ownership. Since you will be sharing land, amenities, common areas and amenities, there are rules and regulations that yo...

By Melissa Juarez
(Massachusetts Buyers Broker Agency, LLC)
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Mayor Thomas Koch will host two citywide community meetings on the City's Quincy Center redevelopment plans, the first at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, October 6th in the North Quincy High School auditorium and second at 7 p.m. on Wednesday October 20th in the Quincy High School auditorium. Come join me a...

By Melissa Juarez
(Massachusetts Buyers Broker Agency, LLC)
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Did you get your Quincy Fall Haz Mat collection notice in the mail this week? I did. The Fall Haz Mat collection is the designated day when you can get rid of hazardous materials at the Department of Public Works for free.  This year's Fall collection day is Saturday, October 2 from 8 to 10 a.m. ...

By Melissa Juarez
(Massachusetts Buyers Broker Agency, LLC)
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Are you still not ready for Fall to begin? Did you miss visiting the Cape this summer? No worries! All are welcome to attend a Lobster Boil and Fish Fry Dinner from 5:30 to 8 p.m. this Friday, October 1 at the Hough's Neck Congregational Church. The church is located at 310 Manet Ave., Quincy. A...

By Lynda Longmire
(Virtual Homes Real Estate)
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Quincy MA Homes for Sale - Home Buying Guide Purchasing a home can be a very stressful and complicated process especially if you are a first time buyer. It is advisable to utilize the services of real estate related professionals who can offer client level services to assist you in purchasing Qui...

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