Sept. 22, 2023

Buying and Selling A Home at the Same Time

Buying and Selling A Home at the Same Time

 

September 22, 2023,  By: Susan Kadilak


 

Navigating the real estate market can be a daunting experience, especially when you're both buying and selling a home simultaneously. The idea of "trading up or down" – selling your current house to buy a bigger or smaller one – is a common scenario, but it can be tricky in the current market. If this is something you’ve been thinking about, you're not alone. Below, I’m sharing some of the items we recommend that you consider when deciding whether or not this is the right move for you.

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Sept. 6, 2023

Are Bidding Wars Still Happening?

Are Bidding Wars Still Happening?

 

September 6, 2023, By: Susan Kadilak

The real estate market is ever-evolving, and it’s tough to keep up with what’s happening in the marketplace. As a seasoned Massachusetts real estate agent with over two decades in the business, I've witnessed many market shifts. Over the past few years we’ve seen prices skyrocket followed by soaring interest rates, putting homeownership out of reach for many.  Given this changing climate many buyers and sellers assume that bidding wars are no longer happening, but that’s not always the case.

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Aug. 28, 2023

What to Expect During Home Showings: A Guide for Sellers

What to Expect During Home Showings: A Guide for Sellers

 

August 28, 2023, By: Susan Kadilak

 

 

If your home is on the market, you're likely eager to showcase it to potential buyers.  Buyers who schedule a private home tour are typically more serious than open house attendees, so making the home available is a very important part of the process. But what exactly happens during a home showing? Many home sellers become anxious about showings and wonder what exactly is going on in their home. As a seasoned real estate agent, let me provide you with a detailed roadmap so you know exactly what to expect.

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Aug. 22, 2023

Things to know before Shopping for a New Construction Home

Things to know before Shopping for a New Construction Home

 

August 22, 2023, By: Susan Kadilak

Embarking on the journey of shopping for a new construction home can be exciting, but there are often essential components that tend to get overlooked. From gauging room dimensions for furniture fit to demystifying the purpose of a radon pipe, these considerations empower you to navigate this process with confidence.

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Aug. 15, 2023

A Visit to the Common Craft in Burlington

A Visit to the Common Craft in Burlington 

 

August 15, 2023, By: Susan Kadilak

We had the opportunity to sit down with Larry Leibowitz, founder of Common Craft Located in the new open air lifestyle center at the Burlington Mall. We discussed the backstory and ideas that led to the creation of this local hotspot where you can experience unique creations from local craft producers in a variety of settings to suit your mood as well as delicious offerings from the scratch kitchen.

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Aug. 10, 2023

Easy Ways to Make Your Home A Smart Home

Easy Ways to Make Your Home A Smart Home

 

August 10, 2023, By: Susan Kadilak

Your cell phone is the remote control to your entire life, including your home! Everyday, technology improves and makes it increasingly easier to incorporate smart home devices in different areas of your home. Below are 5 easy technologies you can add to your home right away.

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Aug. 3, 2023

What Does The Attorney Do In A Real Estate Transaction?

What does the attorney do in a real estate transaction?

August 3, 2023, By: Susan Kadilak

We had a chance to sit down with Peter DaMore of DaMore Law at his Burlington, MA office to discuss the role of the attorney representing a buyer or a seller in a real estate transaction. Below I’m sharing a summary of my Q&A with him but to get the full scoop, including Paul’s very particular questions for Attorney DaMore concerning pens, fashion, and baseball cards, you’ll need to watch the video!

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July 19, 2023

5 Crucial Tips for Your Home Inspection: What Every Home Buyer Should Know

5 Crucial Tips for Your Home Inspection: What Every Home Buyer Should Know

 

July 19, 2023, By: Susan Kadilak

Navigating the world of real estate as a home buyer often means going through something super important on your road to owning a dream home - the home inspection! Sure, it might sound a bit scary, but it's often not as daunting as you might think. As a seasoned Realtor, I've walked through the process with many home buyers and wanted to share 5 crucial nuggets you’ll be glad you knew before your home inspection.

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July 11, 2023

Should I Sell My Home or Rent It Out? A Homeowner's Dilemma

Should I Sell My Home or Rent It Out? A Homeowner's Dilemma

 

July 26,2023, By: Susan Kadilak

As a homeowner with a nice locked-in low interest rate mortgage, you may find yourself at a crossroads, contemplating whether to sell your home or explore the option of becoming a landlord. It's a decision that carries both financial and practical implications. In this blog post, we’ll dive into the key factors to consider when weighing the options of selling your home or becoming a landlord.

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July 7, 2023

Average home sale prices in 10 popular Boston Suburbs

Average home sale prices in 10 popular Boston Suburbs

July 7, 2023, By: Susan Kadilak

The first half of 2023 is over, and the real estate market has been on quite a roller coaster ride compared to last year. I took a look at 10 popular Boston suburbs around Burlington, MA, and compared them to last year’s market to showcase how things have changed. These locations are great places to live because they have easy access to highways, public transportation, shopping centers, and a variety of restaurants.

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