Whether you just moved in or have lived in your home for 50 years, it’s common to wonder how long you should stay in your home before you sell it. According to the National Association of Realtors®, ten years is the average amount of time that a homeowner will stay in their home before deciding […]
In a widely expected move, the Federal Reserve announced today that it would lower interest rates. The move marks the first drop in the federal funds rate in more than a decade and only the fifth rate cut in the last 25 years. The last rate cut occurred in 2008, when the Fed lowered rates […]
Along with the big decision of buying a house, comes with the question of buying a home warranty. Everyone has their own experience, so expect to hear a few people call them “a scam” or at the very least a waste of money. Others will regale you with their tale of how having a warranty […]
443 Bedford Street Lexington MA Offered at $539,900 2 Bedroom | 2 Bath | 1,528 sq ft | MLS# 72492044 LEARN MORE Located in the Estabrook neighborhood this Cape style home offers 2 beds and 2 full baths. The home features a fantastic fenced back yard oasis with patio perfect for your outdoor entertaining. It […]
For many prospective home buyers, the down payment is the most daunting part in the race to buy a home. The big question for all prospective buyers is: how much should my down payment be? Most lenders will tell you that 20 percent is the standard, but is that really necessary? The short answer is […]
RED Day, which stands for Renew, Energize and Donate, is our annual day of service. Each year on the second Thursday of May, we celebrate RED Day as a part of our legacy worth leaving. Making a difference in the lives of others and bettering the communities that we serve lies at the heart of […]
Home buyers and renters with families want to know that the neighborhood where they’re about to settle in and start paying either a mortgage or a lease has one thing in particular: good schools. Rental and for-sale properties in areas with below-average schools simply don’t net as much in returns for the investors behind the […]
A home inspection provides an unbiased evaluation of a home’s condition. By taking some important steps to prepare the property for inspection, you can avoid some basic problems that might otherwise affect a clean inspection report. Step to take before the inspection: Repair any damage to steps and walkways, and seal cracks in the driveway. […]
While some people who are selling their home think a small kitchen is a negative, there are several ways that you can make it stand out and appeal to potential buyers: Light it up Darkness can often make smaller rooms feel even more cramped. To open the room up to more light, consider removing all […]
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When we say we are “redefining service in real estate,” we mean it! Our clients come first. We will educate you on what needs to be done to have a successful sale of your home. There are many components to a successful real estate transaction; you can count on us to be there every step of the process and make sure no detail is overlooked. With a proven track record, the right skill set, and years of experience, the Homes North of Boston Team has the right tools to successfully sell your home. If you’re serious about selling your home, we’re serious about getting the job done!