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Top 5 Places To Live In Greater Boston Top 5 Places To Live In Greater Boston

By Elizabeth R. Elstien

Boston is one of the world's premier cities, with many diverse areas to choose from when deciding on where to live, work and play. Inside, we highlight five smart locales to call home in the Greater Boston Area.

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5 Best Towns For Investors in Greater Boston 5 Best Towns For Investors in Greater Boston

By Elizabeth R. Elstien

The real estate market in Boston is heating up. Looking to jump in on the action as an investor? Inside, we highlight five hot spots for getting the most bang for your investment bucks.

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Top 5 School Systems In Greater Boston Top 5 School Systems In Greater Boston

By Elizabeth R. Elstien

The Greater Boston area boasts several top-notch school districts. Use our guide to learn more about these areas and their schools, gain a better understanding of what they offer, and perhaps find an area that could be the perfect fit for your family.

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Top 5 Upcoming Towns In Greater Boston Top 5 Upcoming Towns In Greater Boston

By Elizabeth R. Elstien

With lovely homes, top-notch schools, world class restaurants, and ample public transportation, the Greater Boston area is an ideal place to reside. Inside, we highlight five towns that are on the rise.

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Micro-Apartments:  Bain or Bonanza for Boston? Micro-Apartments: Bain or Bonanza for Boston?

By Eleanor Boschert

Micro-apartment development has surged lately in the Boston real estate rental market. Is this a good or bad thing? Depends on who you ask. Inside, we analyze the pros and cons

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How Long Is The Appraisal Good For? How Long Is The Appraisal Good For?

By Elizabeth R. Elstien

A property appraisal does not last forever. Learn the factors that determine how long an appraisal is good for and why this is important to you.

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Refinancing:   Time it Right and Make it Work for You and Your Money Refinancing: Time it Right and Make it Work for You and Your Money

By Eleanor Boschert

Rising home values and lower interest rates mean many homeowners might be thinking about refinancing. Inside, we offer three points to consider while evaluating your options.

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Real Estate Spotlight:  Western Massachusetts, Where Have You Been All My Life? Real Estate Spotlight: Western Massachusetts, Where Have You Been All My Life?

By Eleanor Boschert

There is so much more to Massachusetts than just Boston. We highlight some of the scenic and history-rich towns that make Western Massachusetts an ideal escape from the hustle of Beantown

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MassRealty Tips for Re-Building Your Credit MassRealty Tips for Re-Building Your Credit

By Eleanor Boschert

Rebuilding your credit after a major financial event isn't impossible, but it does require time, effort and patience. Inside, we offer tips that will help your credit get back on its feet.

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What You'll Need to Bring to Your Real Estate Closing What You'll Need to Bring to Your Real Estate Closing

By Eleanor Boschert

It's time to close on your new home! Inside, we highlight the details and paperwork you need to address prior to taking the keys to your new digs.

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