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Posted by James Conforti and Domingo Medina on 3/29/2018

Want to add your house to the real estate market? If you're operating in a seller's market, you may be able to generate plenty of interest in your house as soon as your residence becomes available.

A seller's market commonly features an abundance of homebuyers and a shortage of home sellers. As such, a home seller who lists a high-quality residence in a seller's market could earn a significant profit.

Operating in a seller's market offers many opportunities for home sellers who prepare accordingly. Lucky for you, we're here to ensure you can get the best price for your residence in a seller's market.

Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you optimize the value of your house in a seller's market.

1. Complete a Home Appraisal

A home appraisal will help you understand your house's strengths and weaknesses. That way, you can perform any home improvement projects before you list your residence. You may be able to boost your chances of a quick property sale too.

Typically, a home appraisal requires just a few hours to complete. A home appraiser will visit your residence and inspect it both inside and out. Then, this appraiser will provide you with a report that details your home's condition.

Review the results of a home appraisal report closely. By doing so, you can prioritize various home improvements and work toward transforming your ordinary residence into one that will stand out in a seller's market.

2. Analyze the Housing Market

How does your residence stack up against comparable houses that are currently available? Examine the housing market to find out.

Evaluate the prices of houses that are similar to your own. This may help you establish a realistic price range for your residence.

Also, look at how long recently sold properties were available before they were purchased. This may help you understand how long it might take for you to get the best price for your residence in a seller's market.

3. Collaborate with a Real Estate Agent

When it comes to selling a home, there is no reason to embark on the property selling journey on your own. Thankfully, real estate agents are available in cities and towns nationwide, and these housing market experts are happy to assist you in any way they can.

A real estate agent can provide details about what to expect before you add your residence to a seller's market. He or she will help you plan ahead and ensure your residence features an awe-inspiring exterior and flawless interior that differentiate your property from others.

Moreover, a real estate agent will help you alleviate stress throughout the home selling journey. This housing market professional can respond to your home selling concerns and questions and provide plenty of guidance to help you make informed decisions.

There is no need to leave anything to chance when you list your home in a seller's market. Instead, take advantage of the aforementioned tips, and you should have no trouble stirring up interest in your house.





Posted by James Conforti and Domingo Medina on 3/23/2018


250 Meridian St, Boston, MA 02128

East Boston

Rental

$2,700
Price

4
Rooms
2
Beds
2
Baths
Great apartment for rent on the waterfront at the Seville Boston Harbor, a new Luxury Building in East Boston. This 2 bedroom 2 bathroom unit offers the convenience of city living in one of Boston’s hottest new neighborhoods with great restaurants and shopping easy access to subways, busses and minutes to Downtown Boston, Logan airport, Rt. 1 and Rt. 93. The building offers full access to a fitness center, bike storage, pet washing station and an expansive city view furnished roof deck that includes gas grills, one under ground parking space. No Fee from tenant.
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Posted by James Conforti and Domingo Medina on 3/23/2018


372 Main St, Medford, MA 02155

Tufts University

Commercial

$3,500,000
Price

3
Buildings
Commercial
Type of Comm.
3,700.00
Lot Size
Great opportunity in Medford on the Somerville line convenient to the Tufts University Campus.Turn key operation income generating from day 1, This property consist of 2 rental apartments, a multi-level with restaurant and function space pulling in $40,000/week in sales. Additionally, 2 street level store fronts (and buildings) are part of the purchase price. The buildings can be delivered empty or with tenants in place. Restaurant space is also available for rent. Great potential for development.
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Posted by James Conforti and Domingo Medina on 3/23/2018


372 Main St, Medford, MA 02155

Tufts University

Business Opportunity

$8,000
Price

10
Parking Spaces
3,000.00
Lot Size
3,700
Building SQFT
Great opportunity in Medford on the Somerville line convenient to the Tufts University Campus.Turn key operation income generating cash from day 1, This property is a long standing well known restaurant and function space pulling in $40,000/week in sales.
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Posted by James Conforti and Domingo Medina on 3/22/2018

Whether you're looking for your first house, a vacation home, or a retirement condo, there's always an element of excitement in finding a new place you can call your own!

Although buying and selling real estate can be stressful, especially if you've never done it before, being prepared and knowing what to expect can help keep things on an even keel.

Similar to planning a vacation or a cross-country trip, you'll want to avoid missed connections, frustrating delays, and wasted time. When it comes to buying a home, a little research, planning, and expert advice can go a long way toward ensuring a smooth journey. Here are a few specifics:

Check your credit score: Your credit rating has a major impact on your ability to successfully apply for a mortgage and be offered a relatively low interest rate. Knowing your credit rating can help you understand your options, avoid unexpected surprises, and take action to correct errors in your credit report or improve your credit profile.

Prepare a wish list: One of the keys to getting what you want in a new home is to clarify and prioritize the features that matter the most to you. Your checklist can include everything from lot size and architectural style to the reputation of the school district and proximity to stores. Some house hunters also place a high value on features like a fireplace, screened-in porch, and an open floor plan.

Find a good real estate agent: A buyers' agent can provide you with an immense amount of help in finding properties for sale that meet your specifications. They can also provide assistance, advice, and guidance on the many steps involved in going from loan applicant to new home owner. An experienced agent can also negotiate the best possible deal, in terms of price, seller concessions, and other advantages.

Meet with mortgage lenders: A crucial step in preparing to become a homeowner is understanding the mortgage application process, knowing how much banks would be willing to lend you, and determining an affordable price range. Meeting with lenders is also the first step to comparing interest rates and choosing a financial institution that would best suit your needs. Here's a helpful tip from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau: "Getting a preapproval letter helps you show sellers that you are a serious buyer – but it doesn’t commit you to a lender."

When it comes to searching for and buying a house, probably the best advice anyone could give you is "stay the course!" Let's face it: It's easy to give up, get discouraged, or settle for a home that's less than what you really want. However, when you adopt a "stay the course" mindset, you'll do a better job of staying motivated, focused, and well organized until you find just the right home for you, your family, and your future!







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