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Mortgages: Terms to Know Mortgages: Terms to Know

By Ben Levy

Almost everybody has had a mortgage at some point in their lives and could tell you that the whole process can be very confusing at times. Knowing the basic terms that can be found in a mortgage can help ease the stress and uncertainty that can be associated with the complex mortgage process.

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How to Become a Real Estate Broker in Massachusetts How to Become a Real Estate Broker in Massachusetts

By Ben Levy

Being a real estate broker in Massachusetts gives you the opportunity to further your career in the real estate market and increase your reputation...

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Five Tips for a Fiasco-Free Move Five Tips for a Fiasco-Free Move

By Valerie Dorer

Saying goodbye to one home, furnishing a new one, and trusting strangers with your belongings are not easy things to do. In fact, there are few things more stressful than moving. The one thing you can do to give yourself some peace of mind during this hectic time is to organize!

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The top 5 most expensive homes for sale in Massachusetts this week! The top 5 most expensive homes for sale in Massachusetts this week!

By Christina Kelley

These 5 homes are spacious, breathtakingly beautiful, and well-located... they are also the 5 most expensive homes on the market in Massachusetts this week! Whether you're looking for a home like these or just curious as to what such a home could be like, check out the linked info pages for more details.

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Quick Tips for Safely Packing and Moving Glass Quick Tips for Safely Packing and Moving Glass

If part of your move requires moving some flat glass - such as tabletops, mirrors, or any framed pieces - you probably could use a little help keeping your things protected. These pieces can be very fragile, sometimes heavy, and generally more difficult to properly pack.

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Your Personal Moving Checklist Your Personal Moving Checklist

By Mary O'Grady

Your personal moving checklist! Things to remember in the weeks, days, and hours before moving out of your home:

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Preparing your Home for Sale: Inspections Preparing your Home for Sale: Inspections

By Ben Levy

Selling a home is a big decision that requires a lot of thought and planning. From building codes to deed transfers, a lot of paper work has to be filled out and submitted to the appropriate city departments. However, before even thinking about putting the house on the market, there are a few maintenance-related tasks that need to be done.

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How to Become a Real Estate Agent in Massachusetts: A Step-by-Step Guide How to Become a Real Estate Agent in Massachusetts: A Step-by-Step Guide

By Christina Kelley

Here is a step-by-step guide to help you through the process of becoming a real estate agent:

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Buying a New Home: The Importance of Schools Buying a New Home: The Importance of Schools

By Christina Kelley

If you are the parent of a school-age child, buying a home in a good school district will probably be of utmost priority for you. What may come as more of a surprise, however, is the importance of good school districts during the househunt even for people without children.

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Making your Home More Appealing for Resale Making your Home More Appealing for Resale

By Ben Levy

Now is the time to buy a home. Unfortunately, there are plenty of homes on the market for house hunters to choose from. If you are looking to sell your home, it is important to actively attract buyers rather than sit and wait for them to come to you. This can be done in many ways, some of which include clean landscaping, an attractive exterior, and an appealing interior.

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