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A new law now clarifies that when a landlord evicts a tenant and has authorization to remove the belongings, they now must go to a bonded storage or warehouse location and can not be sent to the tenants new home - this is a huge plus for landlords that were paying to move their evicted tenants!  ...
If you own a home in Massachusetts (or are going to be buying a home) there are some new changes to the Massachusetts Homestead Law that are going to be taking effect in the near future. Jennifer McKim at the Boston Globe just wrote a nice summary for some of the changes -
As an exclusive buyer agent working throughout the Greater Boston area, I have a number of clients that have asked about short-sale properties vs. bank owned vs. private sale.  The Boston Globe had a nice overview of the challenges that many home buyers and sellers face when trying to pursuade a ...
Often times, home buyers get "more home for their dollar" the further outside a city they live.  While this may be true at first glance, when you consider the cost of commuting to work and to services, it may be actually more expensive to live in a community further away than to live closer to a ...
Time is quickly drawing to a close for qualified home buyers to take advantage of the tax credits set to expire on April 30, 2010.Here are a few reminders to make sure you can claim the credit:To qualify for the Home Buyer Tax Credit you must buy or enter into a binding contract to buy a principa...
Offered by Gary Dwyer, Broker / Owner - Buyer Agents of Boston: Massachusetts law requires sellers and their agents to disclose any known defects the property has and answer any questions that are asked of them honestly.There are some characteristics of a property that may not be considered a def...
As an exclusive buyer agent working in downtown Boston and throughout the Greater Boston area, a large percentage of my clients are interested in purchasing a condo.  They know that they are not only buying the condo that they are going to be living in, but also become part of the wonderful world...
The Greater Boston real estate dynamics have changed over the past few years from a strong "sellers market" to a market that is much more on equal footing market between buyer and sellers.  In some areas, it has changed further to a "buyer's market". As an exclusive buyer agent and broker / owner...
Now that it is getting nice out, it's time to make the spring "punchlist".Here are a few things - simple as they may be - that never seem to get done: 1 - Clean the gutters and downspouts!  So many water problems could be solved by having clean gutters and downspouts and making sure that the grad...
First of all, I am not in the business of selling home inspections.  As Broker / Owner of Buyer Agents of Boston, an exclusive buyer agency real estate firm, most of my clients choose to have a home inspection done after their offer to purchase has been accepted.  It provides a good opportunity f...

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A great resource if you want to know more about the Greater Boston real estate market. Gary Dwyer is Broker / Owner of Buyer Agents of Boston, LLC and an exclusive buyer agent serving all of Boston's neighborhoods, including Back Bay, South End, Beacon Hill, Waterfront, South Boston, Dorchester, Roxbury, and Jamaica Plain as well as Quincy, Arlington, Cambridge, Medford, Malden, Somerville, and Winchester.