Amazing short sale opportunities are currently on the market for example in Boxford a property assessed at $862,700 on the market for $575,000, over 3200 sq ft living area, etc.
If you have the patience and time for an opportunity don't shy away from a short sale but do make sure you are working with a Realtor with knowledge and experience in Short Sale transactions.
Would be willing to answer any questions or concerns on short sales that you might have as a buyer to purchase or a home owner to sell. I am certified as a Loss Mitigation Specialist & in HAFA Short Sales (US Treasury, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac programs). Knowledge is Power in a short sale transaction, also patience, the reward is all in the knowing how.
Let me know if you have any questions.
(direct) 978-861-4016 tel & fax
Keller Williams Realty
Serving The Andovers and Merrimack Valliey MA