Blog :: 04-2018

Check out our latest blog posts below!

Green Homes Trending

 

Buyer demand for environmentally friendly/efficient homes is on the up, according to 61 percent of REALTORS® in the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) REALTORS® and Sustainability 2018 Report. Lucky for them, the market has options for them, with eighty percent of REALTORS® reporting that their market has solar panels, and 23 percent [...]

Existing-Home Sales See Increase

 

For the second time this year, existing-home sales have strengthened, building on the gains in February, as reported by the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR). March saw an increase of 1.1 percent to 5.6 million, and inventory has seen increased of 5.7 percent up to 1.67 [...]

Billy Joel's Florida Mansion

Billy Joel's Florida Mansion now on Castles Magazine!

This 8 bedroom, 11 bathroom oceanfront home of one of America's biggest stars is now listed for $31,900,000.

The spectacular compound features an outdoor kitchen, detailed ceilings, wrought iron entryways, 12 car garage, billiards room connected to pub room with full bar, and much [...]

Trump Advisor Carla Sands Lists $37 M Bel-Air Home

Carla Sands, the Trump-appointed U.S. ambassador to Denmark, recently listed her Moraga Estates property for $37 million. The Italian-style villa sits on four acres of the premier community, with six bedrooms and 11 bathrooms within the 14,700 square foot [...]

This Year's Housing Market Burns Hotter

 

As temperatures get hotter, so does the housing market, with price increases totaling 8 percent year-over-year, according to a realtor.com® report. This March climb has sent the median list price from $275,000 in July 2017 to [...]

Boston Annual Review Report 2017

Looking to buy a home in Boston?  Check out our Annual Review Report of Boston home-buying in 2017, featuring everything you need to know about the numbers game of buying a home in the Boston area! 

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