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Understanding The Different Types of Insurance During A Home Purchase

The buyer in a real estate transaction is paying a lot of fees and often people are concerned they are paying for more than they need. One of the biggest sources for confusion is the variety of different types of insurance that are in play in a real estate transaction. The three in play are…Read More→

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How to Prepare for a Bidding War

If you are buying a home at the height of a citywide seller’s market or simply want a sought-after house or condo in a specific neighborhood , you may find yourself in the midst of a real estate bidding war.   In the thick of competition you may forget your end goal is a home…Read More→

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Tips For Home Buyers In The Boston Real Estate Market:

Tips for home buyers: You may hear over and over that it’s a seller’s market, which can make the already daunting home buying process seem all that more overwhelming. However, with the right agent and these helpful tips, know that your ideal home is within your reach. Know your budget Getting a pre-approval letter from…Read More→

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November 2014 Monthly Housing Report For Boston

November 2014 Monthly Housing Report For Boston, MA by DRW Realty The Boston real estate market saw some drastic changes in November of 2014 compared to November of 2013. The statistics and percentages are listed below. Boston Housing Report For November 2014 November 2012 November 2013 November 2014 ’13 – ’14 % Change Single-Family Homes Sold 86 83 68…Read More→

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Monthly Housing Report for Boston, MA October 2014

Monthly Housing Report For Boston, MA October 2014 by DRW Realty Boston Housing Report For October 2014 October 2013 October 2014 % Change Single-Family Homes Sold 73 70 -4.3% Single-Family Average Sale Price $723,439 $805,411 11.3% Multi-Family Homes Sold 67 62 -7.5% Multi-Family Average Sale Price $712,075 $660,118 -7.3% Condos Sold 331 310 -6.3% Condos…Read More→

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September 2014 Massachusetts Monthly Housing Report

Massachusetts Monthly Housing Report – September 2014 Single-Family Houses Detached single-family homes declined in September dropping a total of 8.2% from September of 2013. Detached single-family homes also dropped on a month to month basis with 1,286 homes sold in the previous month of August causing a 34.4% drop in sales. There is currently a shortage…Read More→

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Open House 8/10/14 – 98 Vesey St!

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Understanding the Boston Public School’s Assignment Policy

Understanding the Boston Public School’s Assignment Policy

Understanding the Boston Public School’s Assignment Policy When looking for property within the Boston city limits one of the most important considerations for buyers with children is the school choices. The Boston Public Schools operates on a home-based assignment system, which aims to ensure that students grades K-8 have access to quality schools in their…Read More→

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Growing Rent Costs In Boston…

Growing Rent Costs In Boston…

Growing Rent Costs In Boston… We’ve all seen it in the last couple of years. The rent prices in the greater Boston area keep on rising with seemingly no end in site. According to Trulia, it takes 43% of the average wage in the city of Boston to be able to rent a two bedroom…Read More→

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