Wonderful West Concord

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West Concord is a wonderful village within the town of Concord, that has experienced an extraordinary renaissance over the last decade. Top notch restaurants and shops meet at a commuter rail station that serves Cambridge and Boston. Concords great schools (No. 2 High School in Massachusetts!) resources for kids and families, walkable village center and […]

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Protecting Your Investment: Dehumidify That Basement!

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This August was the warmest on record in Massachusetts. My basement was cool and dry, though, and another important way to protect your investment is to make sure that yours is, too. Even if you don’t have living space in your basement, dampness means mold (which can ruin anything stored there) and it also invites […]

Hot Seller’s Market continues in Lincoln, Wayland, but fades in Concord

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There are still only 12 houses on the market in Lincoln. That is extraordinarily low inventory, which has meant higher than expected offer prices for those houses that have come onto the market this spring. There is so little on the market, and what there is makes new listings look SO GOOD, but it is […]

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Lincoln Review: Single Family Statistics from 2013-2018

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Lincoln Single Family Homes: 2013-2018 We’ve captured the variety and trends in the Lincoln, MA single family market over the last five years by looking across what we consider the different “market brackets”. Less than $750,000 Between $750,000 and $999,999 Between $1,000,000 and $1,249,999 Between $1,500,000 and $1,749,999 Between $1,750,000 and $1,999,999 More than $2,000,000 […]

Needles in Haystacks: <$700,000 in MetroWest Suburbs

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Looking at the market for <$700,000 livable houses in Carlisle, Concord, Sudbury, Wayland, and Lincoln A family of four is looking for a house that meets their immediate needs and fits within their budget in Carlisle, Concord, Sudbury, Wayland, and Lincoln. Where to begin? Well, let’s take a quick look at sales within the past […]

2009-2017: Trends in the Lincoln Single Family Market

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Assessing the Lincoln Market Since 2009 Two of our favorite measures of a real estate market — sale price per square foot and days to offer — are helpful in assessing market health when we look for trends year over year. We were asked for data demonstrating trends the Lincoln, Massachusetts real estate market since […]

2016 Sales Overview: Carlisle, Concord, Lincoln, Sudbury, Wayland, & Weston

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2016 Sales Data for Carlisle, Concord, Lincoln, Sudbury, Wayland, & Weston There are lots of year’s end lists out there as we bid adieu to 2016. Here, we’re looking at basic averages across the six market towns we track. In descending order of most expensive housing per square foot, here’s the 2016 data: In Weston, 140 […]