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Aging in Place Home Remodeling Checklist

November 7th, 2017 |

Many senior adults who are capable of living independently choose to age-in-place. To assist them in being comfortable and safe, there are some safety measures that need to be put into place. Depending on the design of the home, it may require extensive interior remodeling! But fear not; our aging in place home remodeling checklist will help you ensure everything is designed properly for your elderly family member.

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Top 3 Most Effective Places to List Your Boston Rental Property

September 14th, 2017 |

You have a potentially profitable rental property, and you’re looking for tenants. The age of newspaper advertisements and flyers is over – so where on the internet should you post your listing? There are dozens of places to list rental properties and hitting them all would be a full-time job in and of itself!  But fear not; we’ve compiled a list of the easiest and most effective places to list your Boston rental property.

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Is Boston’s Housing Market in a Bubble?

August 2nd, 2017 |

A housing bubble is a term used to describe a temporary real estate condition which sees the prices of homes rise to above-average norms. We all heard the term a lot in 2007, when the housing bubble which had been building for several years suddenly “burst” and people were left with homes that weren’t worth what they paid for them, leaving them “upside down” — owing more than they could sell their homes for. (more…)

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What Makes Rental Properties Profitable?

July 6th, 2017 |

Owning a rental property (or two) can generate significant income. In fact, a report from ATTOM Data Solutions puts the average annual gross rental yield on single-family homes in 375 U.S. counties at 9% for 2017. Of course, there’s no guarantee your real estate will turn a profit. But there is one universal quality that will ensure your success in a rental market; desirability to renters, of course! (more…)

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Take a Look Inside the 5 Up and Coming Neighborhoods in Boston

June 19th, 2017 |

The decision to purchase a home brings feelings of excitement and anticipation as well as uncertainty and questions. Where should I buy? What are the logistical benefits of one neighborhood versus another? Will I fit in with the other residents? If you are contemplating moving to Boston, relocating from within Boston, or investing in property, check out these 5 up and coming neighborhoods in Boston. (more…)

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Top 10 Home Improvements That Build Equity

June 1st, 2017 |

Owning a home is an investment that requires attention and care. Needless to say, you’ll want your property to appreciate in value while you enjoy living in it! You can increase the value of your house or apartment over time by making upgrades that increase the livability of the space, but in making upgrades you should also consider the value it is adding to your property. (more…)

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