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There is more to life than Real Estate. My intention is to provide not only Real Estate information but items that we all face and experience in our daily journey through life.



It happens every year at this time of year! Except for AZ & HI this Saturday night before you go to bed we need to change our clocks.Now we enter the dark ages of middle Fall and Winter. Here in Massachusetts, it has been suggested MA, ME, NH, VT, RI & CT eliminate the Spring and Fall clock chang...
Have you found yourself sitting on the hedge wondering whether you should put your home up for sale in the active market? You're not in that boat by yourself, by any means at all. With all that's happened this year, it's not surprising that folks are hesitating. * While inventory IS low, the hous...
There is a plethora of information in the marketplace that's available to Realtors® and consumers. DotLoop has put together a good infographic loaded with information. I like to utilize many sources of information to provide well-rounded knowledge to enable all to develop well-grounded decisions ...
The COVID-19 virus has affected everyone, everywhere. Economies were good and in the U.S. more people were working, interest rates are low, and people are buying homes! THEN, JUST LIKE THAT, things came to a screeching halt. All of a sudden many people's jobs were declared unessential (what a sla...
This question comes up frequently with buyers. I found this article at Realty Times that offers great information to everyone who wants to better understand their creditworthiness and may be looking to purchase a home now or in the near future. I do know that the credit rating companies have chan...
There comes a time when we ALL have to accept that our bodies age. The brain will keep telling us we can still do the things we've always done BUT our body reminds us otherwise. Pam & I bought a ranch house with the knowledge we had no plans on ever moving again. Our biggest issue is where in the...
Can Interest Rates be lower? Who knows? I didn't think they'd be this low. One of my clients just refinanced at 2.75% fixed 30 years. BUYERS do not procrastinate! Now to get inventory numbers up. SELLERS. we know you are out there...lol Mortgage Market Reportfor the week ending on October 8, 2020...
The topic of conversation in many towns, around the country, has been, "What about Halloween?" On Monday the Georgetown Board of Selectman approved a plan for Halloween, as presented by the Georgetown Police Chief. In short, Halloween is on, albeit on a voluntary basis with CDC Guidelines being f...
 The cooler weather of Fall is a signal to begin the process of preparing your home for the cold winter months.What should you be doing to prepare? So glad you asked. These are not in any particular order.1. Tune up your heating system - Your technician will ensure the system is working efficient...
This whole year in Bizarro World has been fraught with adjustments in just about every aspect of life. Now, we have probably the most important Presidential election in our lives. We have witnessed all manner of violence in so many cities throughout our nation and we as a people are severely divi...

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There is more to life than Real Estate. My intention is to provide not only Real Estate information but items that we all face and experience in our daily journey through life.