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Decision 2018: Lincoln School Building

Posted Posted in Lincoln, Living, Marketing & Selling, Protecting Your Investment

After comprehensive community collaboration, we will undertake to (re)build and pay for an innovative and attractive $94.9M preK-8 Lincoln Pubic School, meaning a 17-19% increased property tax bill. Property value impact cannot be forecast; it was a decision the town needed to make without market speculation. The project makes it EVEN MORE important to use […]

Strong seller’s market continues in Lincoln and surrounding communities!

Posted Leave a commentPosted in Buying, Concord, Lincoln, Market News, Marketing & Selling, Sudbury, Wayland, Weston

There is so little on the market in Lincoln and the pent-up demand feels palpable. Is it borne out in the data? YES! But less so in surrounding towns. One year ago, today, there were 25 single family houses on the market in Lincoln, now there are 16. That works out to only three months’ […]

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

Posted Leave a commentPosted in Bedford, Buying, Concord, Lexington, Lincoln, Market News, Marketing & Selling, Sudbury, Wayland, Weston

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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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 Here you can see that […]

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

Posted Leave a commentPosted in Buying, Concord, Lincoln, Market News, Other Towns/Markets, Sudbury, Wayland

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 […]

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 […]