Monthly Archives: June 2013

What do Millennials Mean for Real Estate? Friday Facts!

The 80 million Millennials between the ages of 18 and 35 in the United States will have an impact on the housing market. RIS Media had a Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate survey on Millennials 77% want essential, purposeful … Continue reading

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Cheap Fireplace Renovation gets BIG Return!

Sometimes, it’s not the $30,000 makeover that sells a house. A dated-looking house can be brought to market in stunning fashion for a couple bucks and a few hours of work. Our own Marilyn Osborne shares her secret fireplace makeover … Continue reading

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Make Your Offer Irresistible: Friday Facts June 21, 2013

From an article, “Making an irresistible home offer” in Kiplinger’s Personal Finance, there are several noteworthy points: Be preapproved.  Although this isn’t a loan guarantee, it shows the seller that the buyer’s income and credit have been verified as qualifying … Continue reading

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May Cape Cod and Islands MLS Stats: Friday Facts June 14 2013

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The Best Beaches in: Bourne and Sandwich

Living on Cape Cod in the summer means one thing more than anything else: The Beach! There’s certainly no shortages of them, from Bourne all the way up to Provincetown. The great thing about the Cape is that we have … Continue reading

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Friday Facts: How to Prepare for a Home Inspection

  RIS Media had an interesting article by David Leopold of Pillar to Post Inspections on how home sellers should prepare for a home inspection: Home inspectors typically arrive 30-45 minutes prior to the appointment so they can set up … Continue reading

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Happening this Weekend – Cape Cod Food and Wine Festival

Can you believe it’s already June? It seems like just yesterday that sun, sand and sunburns were just a dream in our minds’ eye. Well, it’s here! One of the things that has us most excited is getting out of … Continue reading

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