In several recent studies a trend has emerged among first-time home-buyers who indicate that they are not as likely to consider the “fixer-upper” as they had been in years past. Surveys show that while many first-time home-buyers state that "affordability" is their number one … [Read More...]
Passing along a property to a loved one as part of your estate planning is an invaluable gift. That said, in order to avoid being taxed unnecessarily, you want to consider what’s known as a "QPRT" or Qualified Personal Residence Trust. Real estate values in the Greater Boston area have … [Read More...]
Even in this day and age of marketing your home on the Internet, there is occasionally some value remaining in holding a basic open house, but often not in the traditional manner you may think. There are many ways to make your open house a success, but first and foremost, let’s talk about … [Read More...]
Working with Steve on both the sale of our old home, and the purchase of our new one, was the single smartest decision we have ever made.
Steve….we have no clue how we would have made it through all of this without you! You absolutely Rock!!
Based on the experience I've had with the three transactions I've had so far, Steve would have to die before I worked with any other Realtor!
We thought we would just need Steve to help with the Buy side, but on the selling end, he sold our house so fast we couldn't believe it…even while the house across the street took almost a year"
Steve could have made a lot more money, a lot faster, if he had just let us buy the house we thought we wanted to buy…but instead he told us to wait, and in the end, we are so much happier than we ever would have been