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Power Purchase Agreements And Selling Your Home Power Purchase Agreements And Selling Your Home

By Tabitha Jean Naylor

In November 2012, Massachusetts approved a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) between Cape Wind and NStar. Find out more about this innovative way of receiving solar power inside.

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Flippers 101: What You Need To Know About Flippers 101: What You Need To Know About "Flipper Houses"

By Jessica Tan

For those of you who are unfamiliar with the term "flipper" in real estate, you may get some sort of mental image of marine animal. A flipper...

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Massachusetts Mold Questions Massachusetts Mold Questions

By Joe Tomaselli

I speak to many residents of Massachusetts about mold in their homes. There are three almost universal questions that they ask. I will address both those questions and their answers here:

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Use a Dog to Detect Mold? Really! Use a Dog to Detect Mold? Really!

By Joe Tomaselli

Dogs have been man's best friend forever, it seems. Quite trainable and quite willing to "work", they are a tool used in many commercial and legal endeavors today. To name just a few: tracking human bodies, drug detection, arson investigation, bomb and weapons detection, and mold inspection. They are now even being used to find bedbugs and termites hidden away from sight.

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Mold Facts Mold Facts

By Joe Tomaselli

Especially in older homes, harmful molds can be a health issue. Here are some other facts about mold and pieces of information to keep in mind:

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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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What is the Role of a Home Inspector What is the Role of a Home Inspector

By Adam Pavidis

What is the role of a home inspector, and what services do they offer?

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Common Issues Found During Home Inspections Common Issues Found During Home Inspections

By Blanche Thomas

Some of the most common sources of failure during a home inspection

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Home Mold Inspections Home Mold Inspections

By Christina Kelley

One thing to look out for, especially when moving into a new home, is mold. Although mold can be quite harmless beyond its ugly physical appearance, some types of mold as well as large quantities of mold could be dangerous and cause health issues or destroy your home's walls and foundation.

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Home Mold Inspections Home Mold Inspections

By Christina Kelley

One thing to look out for, especially when moving into a new home, is mold. Although mold can be quite harmless beyond its ugly physical appearance, some types of mold as well as large quantities of mold could be dangerous and cause health issues or destroy your home's walls and foundation.

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