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By John P. Wells
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Newburyport MA's great yearly Yankee Homecoming Festival is about to start next weekend.  This is a wonderful week with a ton of things going on and lots of people having a great time.   Definately a great time to visit this little port city. Interested in Newburyport MA real estate?  When you're...

By John P. Wells
(Wellsco Realtors LLC)
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It It was last minute, coming downstairs from my home in the boatyard.   The folks at the Newburyport Whale Watch office flagged me down, and I jumped on their dinner cruise for the July 4th Fireworks.  I thought it would be fun...  but it was so much more. First of all, the Prince of Whales is a...

By John P. Wells
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  what to do  events & shows 4th of July Spectacular at Salisbury BeachSaturday & Sunday, July 3 & 4 Celebrate the 4th of July on Salisbury Beach with fun for families day and night! Tour amazing giant "Treasure Island" themed sand sculptures - purchase a map, go on a treasure hunt and win a pri...

By John P. Wells
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Newburyport MA Short Sales - Buying at Pre-Foreclosure Newburyport MA Harbor.     How to Buy a Newburyport, Massachusetts Short Sale As a home buyer looking for value in the purchase of real estate you may consider a "short sale" as a viable option.  The process of finding and buying a Newburypor...

By John P. Wells
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On May 10th, the City Council voted in favor of the following statement:  "Ordered:  That the City Council of Newburyport hereby designates the site known as the Titcomb Street site as the location for the parking garage".  That's all.  What does it mean? I have found it hard to get a clear answe...

By John P. Wells
(Wellsco Realtors LLC)
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How Good We Have It Sometimes we forget.   We forget to stop, look around us, and see how good life is to us.  Newburyport is a treasure, and living in or around it is a joy.  We are surrounded by beauty, the flowering trees, the river, the ocean, the wonderfully preserved architecture. Newburypo...

By John P. Wells
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Newburyport  Market Report 2010:  Single Family Homes Jan 1 - March 8, 2010 15  homes sold Average Sales Price $386,936 Average Time on Market  167 days was 440 days Homes sold for an average of 94% of asking price

By John P. Wells
(Wellsco Realtors LLC)
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Newburyport MA Market Report 2010 Jan 1 - March 8, 2010 16 condos sold Average Sales Price $235,188 Average Time on Market  158 days Homes sold for an average of 96% of asking price

By Lynda Longmire
(Virtual Homes Real Estate)
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Newburyport Massachusetts Real Estate - Homes Sold Activity - 2009 The Newburyport MA real estate and homes sold activity shows that there were 124 single family homes transacted in 2009 with an average sales price of $437,231 and an average days on market (DOM) of 117. The highest selling price ...

By John P. Wells
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Amesbury has been hard hit by the economic downturn.  14 properties were sold by banks or in short sales in 2009, as follows:                           Sold Price          Assessed Value Single Family        $255,000           $360,000                            $310,000           $275,000       ...

By John P. Wells
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In 2009 there were a total of 4 sales of bank owned or short sale properties.     Single Family:  Assessed $416,000, sold $269,000 Single Family:  Assessed $540,000, sold $435,000 Condo: Assessed $318,000, sold $229,000 Condo:  Assessed $279,000, sold $305,000   Newburyport is a strong market wit...

By John P. Wells
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Newburyport Nightlife   I love this city.  I lived in Europe for 18 years, and when I came back to live in New England, I briefly lived in my home town of Winchester before discovering Newburyport in 1999.   Newburyport has all of the great qualities of a small American seaport, combined with the...

By John P. Wells
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Newburyport has an exciting future ahead of it, no question.  There is a substantial amount of real estate on the waterfront that is slated for development, changing it from stagnant boatyards to a thriving part of the City.   Hopefully it will continue to evolve into one of the most tastefully r...

By John P. Wells
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Newburyport in 2009 was a stable, if somewhat slow market.   These are the sales statistics for single family homes and condominiums.     Price Range # ofListings Avg. Dayson Market AverageSale Price   AverageList Price SP:LPRatio AverageOrig Price SP:OPRatio $0 - $49,999 0 0 $0   $0 0 $0 0 $50,0...

By Fred Doleac, Real Estate in a Virtual World
(Fred Doleac - Bean Group)
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Newburyport, MA Condominium Market Report - YTD (10/31/2009) There were 71 condos sold YTD in Newburyport, MA with an average sales price of $336,354. The selling range was a low of $94,000 and a high of $750,000.   Visit Newburyport MA homes sold for single family home activity. Virtual Homes Re...

By Lynda Longmire
(Virtual Homes Real Estate)
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Newburyport MA Foreclosures, Bank Owned and Short Sale Property for Sale Register to receive Newburyport, MA real estate foreclosure (bank-owned) listings and short sale opportunities. One of our Boston, Massachusetts real estate professionals will contact you and provide: A list of existing real...

By John P. Wells
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Newburyport has changed.  It has become a thriving town with its industrial park, medical facilities and small businesses.  Downtown shops of the 70's and 80's have given way to local entrepreneurs who saw opportunities in our growing tourism economy.   Like a mall has to carefully select the rig...

By John P. Wells
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The basic story here is that the CVS in downtown Newburyport has taken over some neighboring leases to expand.  One of the lessees that has to leave is the White Hen Pantry.   The White Hen came to this location 20 years ago, under protest from the neighbors.  Now the White Hen is being forced to...

By John P. Wells
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    Trapped and feeling empty.  How many of us go through our lives that way?  It seems I managed to throw away most of mine in the belief that money and possessions would bring joy and contentment.  For sure, that is the crock that our consumption-focused society would have us adhere to.   I sta...

By John P. Wells
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This is a useful link to a monthly publication that tells you about all upcoming events in the City of Newburyport.  Worth subscribing to! John STAY in the LOOP! about everything NEWBURYPORT...This Summer!   Follow the link below to check out the AUGUST issue:http://www.newburyportchamber.org/sta...

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