Boston Real Estate Market continues recent upswing

Posted by Michael DiMella on Mon, Nov 30, 2009

With October sales data just released, we are continuing to see clear signs of the Greater Boston real estate market (and national market) improving.  Let's jump right in to the stats:

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Tags: home values, Greater Boston, Boston real estate, Boston condos

Say bye to holiday mall hassles at The Rockin' Shop and support Project Bread

Posted by Michael DiMella on Wed, Nov 18, 2009

[This is a guest post from Michelle Princi, a skilled buyer agent on my team here at Charlesgate Realty. If you have any questions, contact Michelle].
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Tags: food, Greater Boston, Boston real estate, charity, holidays

Boston real estate market finally turning a corner?

Posted by Michael DiMella on Wed, Aug 26, 2009

Now that full July market data for the national, Massachusetts, and Greater Boston real estate markets has been released (plus I reported here about the downtown Boston condo market), we are seeing more and more positive signs in the real estate market.  Some of the recent news coverage on both the state and national level has been very interesting:

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Tags: housing market, Greater Boston, Boston real estate

Buyers responding to $8000 first time homebuyer tax credit and all time low mortgage rates

Posted by Michael DiMella on Fri, Apr 10, 2009

Is now a good time to buy? 

Apparently many buyers are starting to think so.  With mortgage interest rates falling to their lowest recorded levels ever (4.78% on average according to the latest Freddie Mac survey) and the implementation of the new $8,000 first time homebuyer tax credit, Boston real estate market activity is starting to pick up.  As I briefly mentioned in my latest Boston condo pricing post, I have been seeing signs recently of a big uptick in market activity after being down throughout the winter.

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Tags: taxes, buying, the economy, Greater Boston

Greater Boston real estate sales data for November

Posted by Michael DiMella on Wed, Dec 24, 2008

Listed in the charts below is the November single family and condo data for the Greater Boston real estate market* (note: the data charts are in jpg format so if you are on an outside site reading this and you can't see the charts below, click here to go to the full post):

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Tags: housing market, Greater Boston