Ashland The Town of Ashland is located between Hopkinton and Framingham, with easy access to highways and the MBTA commuter rail. It’s location half way between Worcester and Boston leads to great commuting into either city. Historical highlights of the town include it being the original starting point of the Boston Marathon (which has since […]

3 Best Practices for Selling Your House This Year

A new year brings with it the opportunity for new experiences. If that resonates with you because you’re considering making a move, you’re likely juggling a mix of excitement over your next home and a sense of attachment to your current one. A great way to ease some of those emotions and ensure you’re feeling confident […]

Applying For a Mortgage? Here’s What You Should Avoid Once You Do.

While it’s exciting to start thinking about moving in and decorating after you’ve applied for your mortgage, there are some key things to keep in mind before you close. Here’s a list of things you may not realize you need to avoid after applying for your home loan. Don’t Deposit Large Sums of Cash  Lenders need to source your money, and […]

SANTA! We know him!

Did you know that Caren and Melissa are some of Santa’s Head Elves living right here in MA? Yes, we are!  Join us this year to have Santa send children and those young at heart a personalized letter! Imagine their faces when they check the mail and see a letter addressed to them FROM THE […]

Key Factors Affecting Home Affordability Today

Here are three measures used to establish home affordability: home prices, mortgage rates, and wages. Let’s look closely at each one. 1. Mortgage Rates This is the factor most people are focused on when they talk about homebuying conditions today. So far, current rates are almost four full percentage points higher than they were at the beginning […]

What Sellers Need To Know in Today’s Housing Market

If you’re thinking about selling your house, you may have heard about the housing market slowing down in recent months. While it’s still a sellers’ market, the peak frenzy the market saw over the past two years has cooled some. If you’re asking yourself if you’ve missed your chance to sell your house and make a […]