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

Creating an Efficient Home Office Space

September 22, 2020

With the world and the workforce changing so quickly, many employees are now finding themselves in the unique position of suddenly working from home.  While the pandemic might have brought us to this unique and difficult time, employers are finding that in many cases, having their employees work from home can be beneficial and more cost effective for the employer and employee.  However, in order to effectively work from home, it’s up to the employee to create a space that actually works for them.  A space that is dedicated to work without the interruptions of home and family.  Here are ways to make a successful office space in your home that is efficient yet comfortable.

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How Do Real Estate Agents Determine the Value of Your Home?

August 31, 2020

Once you make the decision to put your house on the market, the first thing you are likely to wonder and worry about is how much you will be able to sell it for. Before committing to any one agent, it’s extremely important to reach out to a few experienced real estate agents to compare offers and the contents of the offer.

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Fun Summer Activities for the Whole Family

July 16, 2020

With summer in full swing, a lot of parents and caregivers are looking for alternative ways to entertain their kids and add a bit of adventure into their routines. Whether your home with the kids each day, planning vacation days, looking to fill your weekends or just trying to add a little something to your weeknights, a bit of planning can pave the way to making lasting memories. Here we look at fun and exciting ways to do this while staying close to home and watching your budget.

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Things to Consider Before Starting the Refinance Process

June 22, 2020

Mortgage refinancing is somewhat of a hot topic at this time.  With lower interest rates, the amount of refinancing applications is on the rise and these applications are keeping our mortgage lenders busy.   However, the decision to refinance should not be made lightly.  There are a number to things you should consider before you take the jump to refinance your mortgage.

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Understanding Interest Rates and Annual Percentage Rate

June 08, 2020

Applying for and understanding mortgage loans can be a very confusing process for anyone.  The terms, the lingo, and the paperwork can become very overwhelming very quickly, and the confusion often leads to misunderstanding important terms in the application process.   There are two terms in particular that are used and referred to throughout the entire process, from the loan application review to the closing, and those terms are Interest Rate and Annual Percentage Rate (APR).  Since these two words refer to the amount of money you will be responsible for paying, it is extremely important to know the difference between the two and how they relate to your mortgage payments.

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