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Exploring Boston with Kids Exploring Boston with Kids

By Jessica Hajjar

One of the best parts about living in Boston is that it offers tons of exciting and engaging activities that are great for kids! For those who have recently moved to the area (or for anyone just looking for some weekend fun) we have compiled a list of some of Boston's best landmarks, attractions, and exhibits that will keep the whole family entertained.

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Should I Hire a Moving Company or Move on My Own? Should I Hire a Moving Company or Move on My Own?

By Jessica Hajjar

Moving into a new home can be stressful. One of your main concerns will be making sure all of your belongings are moved safely and securely. However, many homeowners also want to save as much money as possible during the process. This leads to the big decision: Should you hire a moving company or opt for the DIY option and move your things on your own?

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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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