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Real Estate

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Patrick Administration Announces Website for First Time Mass. Homebuyers

Patrick Administration Announces Website for First Time Mass. Homebuyers

MyMassMortgage.org will simplify the home-buying process for first timer buyers in Massachusetts.
Patrick Administration Announces Website for First Time Mass. Homebuyers

Patrick Administration Announces Website for First Time Mass. Homebuyers

MyMassMortgage.org will simplify the home-buying process for first timer buyers in Massachusetts.
These Are the 50 Most Expensive Communities in Mass.

These Are the 50 Most Expensive Communities in Mass.

A new report found home prices in the state are on the rise.
5 New Condos for Sale in Boston That Allow Pets

5 New Condos for Sale in Boston That Allow Pets

Find out what's on the market this week.
These 5 Mass. Homes for Sale Have Their Own Orchard

These 5 Mass. Homes for Sale Have Their Own Orchard

One home in Chilmark also has a lotus garden.
5 Condos for Sale in the Boston Area for Less than $500K

5 Condos for Sale in the Boston Area for Less than $500K

Find out what's available on the market this week.
Americans Think This Purchase Is the Best Investment – Why They're Wrong

Americans Think This Purchase Is the Best Investment – Why They're Wrong

Are you doing the right thing with your real estate investments?
Boston Home Sales Up Slightly in December

Boston Home Sales Up Slightly in December

Boston saw a pretty steady year with home sale figures slightly higher than 2012 and median sale prices slightly lower.
5 Easy Home Improvements For Renters

5 Easy Home Improvements For Renters

Simple ways to improve the look of your rental unit.
5 Predictions for the 2014 Real Estate Market

5 Predictions for the 2014 Real Estate Market

What real estate experts expect to see in 2014.
Living Large in Smaller Homes

Living Large in Smaller Homes

The answer to affordable housing lies in less space and more peace of mind.
5 Reasons Why Owning a Home Can Be a Real Drag

5 Reasons Why Owning a Home Can Be a Real Drag

A look at the drawbacks to owning a home.
5 Must-Have Real Estate Apps for Home Buyers

5 Must-Have Real Estate Apps for Home Buyers

If you are headed out to open houses this weekend, you may want to download a few apps first.
A Crash Course in Becoming an Airbnb Host

A Crash Course in Becoming an Airbnb Host

How to make a little extra cash by renting out your living space through Airbnb.
Are You Living in Your Dream Town?

Are You Living in Your Dream Town?

Play with the Globe's new "Dreamtown" page.
The Fundamentals of Vacation House Swapping

The Fundamentals of Vacation House Swapping

A run through of the basics for vacation home swapping.
Is Eminent Domain a Solution for Foreclosure Woes?

Is Eminent Domain a Solution for Foreclosure Woes?

As cities across the country consider the power of eminent domain to help their residents in danger of foreclosure, America debates whether or not it is fair.
How to Find Out if Someone Died in Your House

How to Find Out if Someone Died in Your House

A website tells you whether someone has died in a house.
Massachusetts Realtors More Positive Than a Year Ago

Massachusetts Realtors More Positive Than a Year Ago

Realtors were concerned about flood insurance, the threat of the government shutdown and continued talk of the debt ceiling in the survey.