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Detroit, Massachusetts

Welcome to Athol, Massachusetts. (Photo by Dougtone / Flickr.) I recall first hearing the stunning news about artists gobbling up houses in Detroit for as […]

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Boston's Most Creative Real Estate Listings

I don’t get to watch Ellen very often, but I recently came across this segment on a site for real estate agents: Now, there is […]

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Boston's Most Creative Real Estate Listings

I don’t get to watch Ellen very often, but I recently came across this segment on a site for real estate agents: Now, there is […]

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Boston's Most Creative Real Estate Listings

I don’t get to watch Ellen very often, but I recently came across this segment on a site for real estate agents: Now, there is […]

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Making Sense of Recent Real Estate Headlines

I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again: All real estate is local. I’m part of the local brokerage Hammond Residential Real Estate, which […]

Living Large: Rooms with a View

Rachel Slade’s off-kilter take on hub dwellings.

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Is The Dream of Homeownership In Danger?

I was watching a show on HGTV last night when this commercial came on, one of the ads in National Association of Realtors’ most recent […]

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If You Rent in Boston, Then Your Bank Account Knows How Much It Sucks

If You Rent in Boston, Then Your Bank Account Knows How Much It Sucks. Rents hit an all-time high during the fourth quarter of 2011, […]

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Real Estate: The Haves and Have-Nots

It is not lost on me that I’m lucky enough to be selling real estate in towns that are anomalies to not only the national […]

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A Glimmer of Hope on Filene's

Nah, there’s probably not. Let’s be serious, we are talking about the Filene’s site. BUT, if I were to put on my rose-colored shades and […]

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A Glimmer of Hope on Filene's

Nah, there’s probably not. Let’s be serious, we are talking about the Filene’s site. BUT, if I were to put on my rose-colored shades and […]

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A Glimmer of Hope on Filene's

Nah, there’s probably not. Let’s be serious, we are talking about the Filene’s site. BUT, if I were to put on my rose-colored shades and […]

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Sold! The $1.3 Million+ Housing Market

The economy may still seem slow, but in the realm of high-end housing sales around here, things have been brisk. In the past month alone, […]

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Three Deckers: A Boston Icon

Holiday time is family time, right? Everyone piled in together, hemmed in by Christmas trees, rented banquet tables, kids’ presents, and the chairs brought up […]

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Don't Give Your Realtor a Vacation

At the risk of taking heat from my colleagues, I am here to tell you that if your house is currently on the market and […]