Real Estate Information

3 Things To Know About Settlement Statements Before Closing

Settlement Statements Are you hoping to close on a new home in the near future? While closing is a very exciting time and a major milestone, it can also be... Read More

5 Reasons You Need Title Insurance

What Is Title Insurance?  When it comes to real estate and closing on a home, there are many unforeseen problems that can arise. This is where title insurance becomes so... Read More

Homeowners Insurance for Home Purchases in MA

Homeowners insurance is required for home purchases in MA. If it’s your first time buying a home, you may be wondering what is required before and after closing. Here’s what... Read More

ICYMI – FHA MI Rates Are Dropping this Month

Update Jan. 20, 2017: The Trump administration cancelled this rate change.  Attention FHA Home Buyers,… FHA MI Rates are dropping this month! The new, lower rates apply to the monthly... Read More

Mortgage Points | Should You Pay Points on Your Mortgage?

If you’re evaluating mortgage options for a MA home purchase, you may be presented with a few different loan options. One common option is to pay points for a lower... Read More

What is a Clear to Close for MA Home Purchases?

If you are using a mortgage for a MA home purchase, obtaining a clear to close is very important. It means that your loan has met all of the mortgage... Read More

Tax Deductible Homeownership Expenses

As the year comes to a close, we all know that tax season is right around the corner. One of the benefits of homeownership is the ability to deduct certain... Read More

Impact of Solar Panels on MA Home Sales

Solar panels are a great way to add energy efficiency to your home. However, if you lease your solar panels, it is important to know that they can complicate matters... Read More

Items Needed at Home Closings in MA

Your closing is approaching. Congrats! Here are a list of items needed at home closings in MA. Keep this in mind to prevent any last minute delays at the closing... Read More

MA Holiday Home Showings

It’s the holidays, but that doesn’t halt your home buying plans. If anything, you may take advantage of the extra days off to continue your house hunting. Before you cancel... Read More