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Getting the Most Equity from Your Somerville Home

Getting the Most Equity from Your Somerville Home

Building equity in your home is one of the many benefits of homeownership. After all, the more equity you have, the more financial freedom and security you can enjoy. Nonetheless, many new homeowners know very little about home equity or…

Cambridge Leads the Way for Increasing Bicycle Use in the Boston Area

Cambridge Leads the Way for Increasing Bicycle Use in the Boston

The use of bicycles is becoming increasingly popular throughout Boston and its neighboring cities. As such, it should come as no surprise that new laws, ordinances and movements have been developing on a fairly regular basis as they relate to…

Protect Yourself with the Fair Housing Act When Buying a Medford Home

Protect Yourself with the Fair Housing Act When Buying a Medford

Many have heard of the Fair Housing Act, but most have little idea what the act actually involves and how it can protect them. Before you start looking for a place to live, it is a good idea to familiarize…

What to Expect When Purchasing a Historic Home

What to Expect When Purchasing a Historic Home

Are you interested in purchasing a historic home? While some buyers are most interested in finding a new, modern home that is move-in ready, others are more interested in purchasing an older home that offers its own sense of charm…

Cambridge and Somerville Neighborhoods Among Boston Area’s Most Walkable 

Cambridge and Somerville Neighborhoods Among Boston Area’s Most

For those who love Boston, the walkability factor is among the many reasons. While the city in general is quite walkable, certain neighborhoods and nearby cities are amongst the areas most walkable places to live and visit. According to Walk…

Exploring Options for Addressing Housing Issues in and Around Cambridge

Exploring Options for Addressing Housing Issues in and Around Cam

It is no secret that Cambridge and the Boston area in general is experiencing a serious housing crunch. So much so that a coalition that includes the mayors of Boston, Newton, Somerville and Cambridge has been formed in an effort…