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Posted on 06/24/2022
North Reading, MA Real Estate Market Update 6/24/2022
Click here to view North Reading, MA blog post which has information on the constantly changing market...
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Posted on 06/23/2022
Three Household Items You Can Turn Into Planters
For plant lovers, there never seem to be enough pots and planters to go around. There are countless options available to buy, but buying a new one every time you need it becomes costly and inconvenient. The good news is that there are plenty of items you might already have around the house you can use for your...
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Posted on 06/23/2022
62 Union St, Lawrence, MA 01840 is now new to the market!
Welcome to your next great investment! Three spacious apartments. Some sweat equity will make this large 18 Room, 9 Bedroom, 3 Bath, 4364 sq ft 3 family a great asset. On street parking, storage rooms, separate utilities, vinyl sided, centrally located to shopping, highways, schools, hospitals and public transportation. Sold “As Is”. Selling to settle Estate. Buyers /Buyers agent to independently verify all information contained herein. Property is being sold "as is"; no warranties or representations of any kind regarding the property is being made by seller’s agent. Sale may be combined with 58 ½ - 60 Union Street. Don’t miss this great...
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Posted on 06/23/2022
58.5 - 60 Union Street, Lawrence, MA 01840 is now new to the market!
Welcome to your next great investment! Three spacious apartments. Some sweat equity will make this large 15 Room, 9 Bedroom, 3 Bath, 2845 square foot 3 family a great asset. Off street parking, storage rooms, separate utilities, vinyl sided, centrally located to shopping, highways, schools, hospitals and public transportation. Sold “As Is”. Selling to settle Estate. Buyers /Buyers agent to independently verify all information contained herein. Property is being sold "as is"; no warranties or representations of any kind regarding the property is being made by seller’s agent. Sale may be combined with 62 Union Street. An opportunity you...
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Posted on 06/22/2022
Considering Your Finances: Is Home Ownership the Best Choice?
Whether you’re planning on buying investment property or a new home, there are financial factors to consider. Knowing the details of your financial situation will help you make the best decision and help avoid unnecessary stress. If you’re trying to decide between renting and buying, here are some of the main financial things to go over: Savings Most...
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Posted on 06/12/2022
Outbuilding Ideas: How to Create a Personal Oasis
American culture continues to evolve in ways that position couples and families at home. Remote learning and home-schooling place children squarely in the living space longer than those who commute to traditional institutions. Growing work-from-home opportunities allow professionals to reduce drive times and, sometimes, take a little tax deduction for home offices. What all of these scenarios have...
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Posted on 06/05/2022
Understanding additional living expenses
Every homeowners insurance policy includes a percentage of coverage for additional living expenses. If you’re temporarily displaced from your home because of damage, this coverage can help you pay for the additional everyday expenses until you’re able to move back in. But what exactly does additional living expense (ALE) coverage include? Here is a basic guide to the...
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Posted on 05/29/2022
Your Pre-Home Search Checklist
Buying a house is a complicated financial and logistical process. The right preparation can make a huge difference in making the process go as smoothly as possible. Here is a list of the most important things to do before buying a home to help you prepare: Check Your Financials There are a few financials you should check on...
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Posted on 05/22/2022
How to Craft Your Own Decor With Popsicle Sticks
Popsicle sticks are an inexpensive and readily available crafting material with countless uses. These extremely versatile pieces of plywood are useful for far more than making frozen treats. While there are many excellent home decor options for popsicle stick crafts, we’ve gathered a few that are fun and useful for DIY enthusiasts of all ages and skill levels....
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Posted on 05/15/2022
Backyard DIY: Ideas for Your Gazebo
Backyard gazebos provide shade, shelter from rain and a place to enjoy fresh air with family and friends. Gazebos can also serve as a focal point for your yard and add a decorative touch to it. Building a backyard gazebo is a fairly simple project, although you can make it more complex by adding certain features or designs....
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Posted on 05/08/2022
Build Your Own Bird Bath With These DIY Ideas
Bird baths are an excellent feature to invite wildlife into your outdoor spaces. You can find bird baths in a variety of shapes, sizes and materials, but they are also very easy to DIY. You can upcycle or repurpose many items you already have, as well as use inexpensive and easily obtainable materials. Here we’ll go over some...
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