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6 Preventable Factors That Make Selling Your Home Difficult

The goal of every home seller is to find a suitable buyer who wants to close a deal under the shortest possible timeline. A quick sale is ideal, but real estate transactions can be complicated, such as when a homeowner agrees to sell their home contingent on them buying a new home to move into. (more…)Having a great time, wish you were here…

We all know how much fun it is to post and share pictures of our many travels for all our friends and family to see, and drool over. Followed by comments like, “It’s so beautiful there…” and, “How long are you there for?” and “When do you come back?” It’s all just so innocent and fun, isn’t it?

(more…)When you purchase a home, there’s a temptation to unpack everything as soon as possible to enjoy your new surroundings, but there are several important tasks you should complete first.

(more…)Living in any city means you have to sometimes deal with small spaces. That’s just a fact of life, especially when you’re living in an apartment. And in a historic city like Boston, this can be especially true.

Because of this a lot of people who live in smaller homes feel like they are stuck, that they don’t have the room for all of their stuff.

(more…)Everyone’s heard of the ‘man cave,’ right? The hidden room in many homes that’s a sanctuary for guys to watch tv and have a few adult beverages. They provide a spot for guys to get away from the hustle and bustle of jobs and family life offering a nice spot to relax and watch a game. (more…)Boston is famous for its picturesque winters. The holiday displays in the windows of the Downtown Crossing Macy’s and the pretty little brownstones blanketed with snow are just a couple of many reasons to love this city during the chilly months. But charming Boston winters also come with certain challenges. Chief among them? Those high heating costs! Especially if you are new to the region, you may be wondering how to save on energy during the winter. Check out these tips from Jacob Realty to keep your energy bill down even as you stay cozy. (more…)