Home Buyer Tips

Using Wedding Gift Funds to Purchase a Home

If you're getting married, one of the next major events in your life is probably purchasing your first home together. In fact, you may want to use the cash gifts from your wedding towards your down Read More >

Details Of Massachusetts Colonial Style Homes

Colonial is a popular design for single family real estate. This style dates back to the 1800s and is therefore often found in historical districts. It has distinct elements that separate it from Read More >

Performing Energy Audits For Massachusetts Homes

An energy audit can help identify replacements that better the cost effectiveness of your property. If your residence is more than 5 years old, you should evaluate an energy audit. The following is Read More >

Tips on Massachusetts real estate casualty loss tax write-offs

There are tax benefits for home casualty losses. An itemized deduction is required, so whether it may be applied depends on your tax situation. Deductions drop taxable income and subsequently the Read More >

Attributes of Massachusetts Cape Style Homes

Cape style properties are a common style for single family homes. This design originated in colonial America and was inspired by half-timbered structures in England. It was later enhanced to include Read More >

Tips On Choosing Contractors In Massachusetts

Whether you have a new building or an antique, at some point in time you may need to select a contractor to perform work. There is information that you can gather to ensure that the contractor you Read More >

Energy Tax Credit Overview For Massachusetts Property Owners

There are two tax credits offered to property owners that complete energy improvements. Credits reduce the tax owed and will, therefore, be beneficial. This article provides energy tax credit Read More >

Massachusetts Homeowner Tax Advice

The income tax deadline is Tuesday, April 17, 2018! Do not miss out on money saving tax advantages of property ownership. The Massachusetts homeowner tax advice in this blog may help with your taxes Read More >

Purchasing Massachusetts Short Sale Homes

Short sales are different from regular home sales. Before looking at or purchasing a short sale, it is critical that you know them and what the process involves. This article provides some general Read More >

Suggestions For Pest Control And Prevention In Massachusetts Residences

Pests such as fleas and termites can be health risks to your family. Once a pest infestation starts, it can be very difficult to address. There are several steps that you can take to control pest Read More >