In today’s tight housing market, it is very important to make your offer standout above the rest. This can be accomplished in a few ways:
1. Offer to Pay Cash – Great chance of getting the house, but limited to very few buyers.
2. Getting a pre-qualification letter- This is where you call a lender and tell them about your income and assets and debt obligations and tell them how your credit is. They may then tell you that you can afford XXX. However, they have not verified your information and very often the deal will not close.
3. Getting a Pre-approval Letter – A lender gets your application and all income and asset documents, runs your credit and determines that your total housing and debt obligations will fall within guidelines. The
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Historically known as the only Temple Front Greek Revival home in town! The Thomas Dunham House, Circa 1850, is a beautifully restored & meticulously maintained property and a labor of love for the current owners over the last 40 years. Their care and respect for the home has helped preserve so much of the antique charm from the wide pine floors, restored fireplace, detailed woodwork, two staircases and much much more. Outside you will find a spacious deck out to the detached workshop providing great space for any hobbyist as well as an 18X25 3 level barn for many uses! Surrounding the property is beautiful plush and mature landscaping with many different natural spaces to enjoy.
Now that Boston has made the "shorter list" for Amazon's HQ2, what does that mean for the real estate market in the area?!?! Il tell you one thing, wherever the new HQ is located will help boost property values in and around the city. Check out the link below from CNN:money!!
Your bathroom should not be the focal point of clutter, low light, and those awful dated maple colored vanities. Here are some great ideas from Houzz to make your bathroom pop, bright, and look clean as ever!! Check out the link below!
I am not entirely sure what I find more foolish, playing Russian roulette or paying rent. In this day and age it is really easy to make money, but some of these avenues are not so secure. Bitcoin is the new fad and likely will become a well recognized means of funding, but when it comes to the big game, real estate will always be the most secure investment in your life. Check out this great article courtesy of Boston Agent Magazine and find out why, A. Renting is wasted savings and B. equity is the quintessential component in creating strong wealth.
2018 is your year to start creating this wealth for yourself and not your landlord. I am always available at any time to answer all of the questions you may have. Let's make it happen.
Welcome to 38-40 Greenville St. in Somerville. Located at the top of Somerville's famed Prospect Hill, this exceptional two family is the ideal choice for an owner occupant, or investor who is interested in growing their portfolio in a strong rental market. Unit 1 is a one bedroom / one bath + study with hardwoods floors throughout. The kitchen has been tastefully updated with new stainless steel appliances, gorgeous quartz countertops, and modern soft close cabinetry. Unit 2 is a bi - level 3 bed / 2 bath that is beautifully complimented by a redesigned kitchen with breakfast nook with city views and overlooking a large backyard. Stainless steel appliances, quartz countertops, modern soft close cabinetry, and a large island situated in the center