Blog :: 02-2012

The latest in listings, Real Estate news, and How-To's

Newton News: What to Look Out for in Your Own Neighborhood!

Newton, Massachusetts is a wonderfully historic area which alludes to various community events- encouraging and educating about its history. Here are some following events that you may want to check [...]



867 Dedham Street Newton, MA 
- Next to a house that was sold for over $1,000,000!
- 10,830 Sq. Ft.
$ 470,000 Lot Sale
12 Rockland Place Newton, MA- 13316 sq. ft.
- Convenient and popular location in Newton
$ 300,000 Lot Sale
James D. Lowenstern, GRI, LI, IRES
Castles Unlimited®
(617) 733-8280








Featured Guests on the Jim Lowenstern Show

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The Jim Lowenstern Show, a recently created radio show providing insights and discussions on the Real Estate industry, has been successfully streaming every Sunday (4-5pm) on Radio 1510. Featured guests, Real Estate specialists, are invited to join in on the conversation as well. Here is a recap of the previous guest [...]

REAL ESTATE REWIND: 4th Quarterly Report

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The Real Estate Rewind, an online quarterly report summarizing residential real estate market activity in the 54 cities and towns that comprise the GBAR jurisdictional area."
At your convenience, here are the 4th quarter reports on:(All underlined texts are hyperlinks to the actual page) 
1. Single family in the Metro Area.
<Other selected cities from the North&West


Top 5 Ways to Increase Open House Traffic

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A record breaking, mild winter has kick started the real estate market much earlier this year than the usual spring start. Mild temperatures are encouraging buyers to begin their search now, and smart sellers are taking advantage of this by pricing their homes accurately and using effective marketing tools. Here are a few simple tips and [...]

2012 Closed Sales Report

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Newton, MA (January 2012)
1. Single family:
2. Condo
3. Multi Family

Wellesley, MA (January 2012)

1. Single family:
Weston, MA (January 2012)
1. Single family:

Brookline, MA (January 2012)

1. Single family:

2. Condo:

3.  Multi family: