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What you need to know about the New England real estate and lending market.

Mistakes First Time Home Buyers Make

March 19, 2018

 

"Wouldn't it be great if everything in life came with a checklist? Unfortunately, for most of us, we have to learn life's lessons the hard way - by experiencing them!

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Can I back out of my Purchase and Sale Agreement?

March 19, 2018

It is quite possible that either a Seller or Buyer might change their mind about the sale/purchase of a home.  While it is more common for the buyer to try to back out, there are occasions when the seller might also have a change of heart.

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VA Home Loans: Giving Back to Our Veterans

March 12, 2018

In this video, Richard M. Bettencourt, Jr., loan officer for Mortgage Network, gives great information about the government guarantee loan known as a Veteran Loan (V.A. Loan). Created near the end of World War II, the United States Government created a program that give World War II vets help in realizing the dream of home ownership. Applying the government logic for the program, it would allow vets to transition from wartime activity to the dream of purchasing a home. According to Mr. Bettencourt, it was a brilliant idea to provide our vets with this type of opportunity.

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What is a Title V?

March 05, 2018

Septic Systems in Massachusetts are regulated by Title V through the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (MassDEP).   The regulations set forth govern all aspects of septic systems, from initial inspection to operation of septic systems, as a way to protect our environment.

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Why Hire a Home Inspector

February 19, 2018

If you’re buying a home, you’re probably being told by your realtor to pay for a home inspection. But you’re probably asking yourself, why should I have a home inspection? Is it really necessary? The answer, in short, is yes. Here are five reasons why hiring a home inspector is a good idea.

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