Category Archives: Real Estate

What’s on the Market in Sherborn, MA

I lived in Sherborn for 11 years…my kids basically grew up there, with my son starting out at Pine Hill Elementary in first grade, and graduating from the high school in 2013.  I may be biased, but Sherborn is a … Continue reading

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6 Design Trends for 2015

Home decorating…just about the time you get the entire house “done” it’s time to start over again.  While many of us update our wardrobes with some frequency to follow the fashion trends, changing out our home decor is a slightly … Continue reading

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Online Real Estate Photo “Don’ts”

The most recent stats indicate that 96% of home buyers start their search on the internet…with websites like realtor.com, Zillow and Trulia available this probably isn’t much of a surprise.  And as you might expect, buyers make decisions about which … Continue reading

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What you get for $1,000,000…

The New York Times does a regular feature in its real estate section which is one of my favorites.  It is called “What You Get For…” and highlights 3 homes in different parts of the country for a certain dollar … Continue reading

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Real Estate Reading

Today I want to share with you some interesting articles related to real estate that appeal to anyone with a general interest in what is going on in the market.  These are all fairly quick reads that are perfect for … Continue reading

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8 Popular Countertop Materials, the Pros and the Cons

A few weeks ago I posted a two-part series called “8 Tips on Choosing Kitchen Countertops” (see here for Part 1 and Part 2).  Those posts walked through what to do before you look at materials, things to consider when … Continue reading

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Surviving the Spring Market ~ 6 Tips for Sellers

In many parts of the country it is a seller’s market…certainly in the greater Boston area we are seeing more buyers than there is inventory.  Some towns are particularly frenzied right now with multiple offers, properties selling before hitting MLS … Continue reading

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8 Tips on Choosing Kitchen Countertops, Part 2

So I hope you enjoyed my post, 8 Tips on Choosing Kitchen Countertops, Part 1.  If you didn’t read it, I suggest you go back and start there before continuing on with my tips #5-8.  Onward… Tip #5:  Think about what … Continue reading

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8 Tips on Choosing Kitchen Countertops, Part 1

A friend of mine is redoing her kitchen and recently posted on Facebook that she was looking for countertop ideas.  The post generated a ton of responses…so many people have redone kitchens and everyone had some input ~ marble, black … Continue reading

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Surviving the Spring Market: 6 Tips for Buyers

The spring real estate market is about to explode.  While spring historically attracts a lot of buyers and sellers, this spring may be even a bit nuttier.  With record-breaking snow in February here in the Boston area, things slowed down … Continue reading

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