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Kevin Vitali, Real Estate Pro in 01876
Kevin Vitali answered:
HOW CAN i ADIT MY LISTING?
Log in to your account find the listing and hit edit.
0 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 2, 2013 For Rent in Newton
Don Tepper, Real Estate Pro in Fairfax, VA
Don Tepper answered:
Can a RE Broker still charge a proposed tenant a fee on a rental property if the lease was never executed?
Read the buyer's/renter's agreement with the agent.

The answer--contained for certain in the agreement--is "probably yes."

You say there was never an executed lease. OK. So? Read ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Mar 26, 2013 Rentals in 02458
Richard Shap…, Real Estate Pro in Framingham, MA
Richard Shapiro answered:
Moving to the Boston western suburbs and looking at Lexington and Newton - looking for input
You probably are correct in your assumption. Are you looking for schools? Of not consider being closer to campus in Somerville or Cambridge.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Mar 18, 2013 Home Buying in Newton
Ed Lyon, Real Estate Pro in 02460
Ed Lyon answered:
Is there demand for single family home rentals in the 5 bed/bath furnished, new construction? How do rental rates for a single family home work?
Hi Bria, there is no formula for home rentals in the area, as there is in other parts of the country. You should have a good real estate professional that does a lot of rentals tour the ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Mar 3, 2013 Home Buying in Newton
Barry Cheslin, Real Estate Pro in Newton, MA
Barry Cheslin answered:
What is the Newton real estate market like thus far in 2013 for homes in the $2-$3MM range? Av price/sq ft?
Hi,

The market is strong if the property is properly priced. There are quite a number of houses in the over $2m price range that are over-priced. However, there have been quite a f ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jan 30, 2013 Home Buying in Newton
Richard Shap…, Real Estate Pro in Framingham, MA
Richard Shapiro answered:
Back out during a negotiating process?
If its not much difference you should examine how much extra it will really cost.

Lets assume you are putting 20% down and there is a $5000 difference between you and the seller. A ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Nov 21, 2012 Home Buying in Newton
Greer, Real Estate Pro in Newton, MA
Greer answered:
I am looking at relocating to the Newton area and I am wondering about the best middle school for my 6th grader.
All four of our Middle Schools are outstanding! However, I do understand that not every school is a good match for every student.

A great place to look at what makes each school gre ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Oct 31, 2012 Rentals in Newton Center
Richard Shap…, Real Estate Pro in Framingham, MA
Richard Shapiro answered:
We are looking to invest in multifamily home. Wondering why is newton better for investing in rental property.
Better community and schools equals better rents and more expensive property.
0 votes Share Flag Tue Mar 12, 2013 Home Buying in Newton
Touria & Mark…, Other/Just Looking in
Touria & Mark B. answered:
where can i get a realtor who will be able to show me some rental properties. Some one who is willing to work with me to help find a rental ASAP
Please send me your emails and we can discuss various MLS listings. My email is REsandy@ymail.com.

Sandy Johnson, ABR
603-557-3683
www.RESANDY.com
0 votes Share Flag Sat Dec 22, 2012 Rentals in Newton
Masha Sender…, Real Estate Pro in Newton, MA
Masha Senderovich answered:
I want to rent an 1bed or 2bed appartment belongs to Burr, Rice or John Ward elementary school districts and start from Dec. 1st, 2012.
Hi there. We have a good number of options, depending on price range and what else you are hoping to find. Please email criteria directly to masha @ preservationproperties . com
0 votes Share Flag Fri Sep 28, 2012 Rental Basics in Newton
Patty Radford, Real Estate Pro in 02649
Patty Radford answered:
what is the reputation of mason rice elementary school? what are good pre-schools in the area? heard buildings are old.
Mason-Rice has an excellent reputation.....my grandson goes to 1st grade there now and also went to kindegarten there . The buildings are dfinitely old. Newton school system has a great ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 1, 2013 Home Buying in Newton
Erez Levanon, Real Estate Pro in Newton Center, Newton,...
Erez Levanon answered:
how do real estate agents find the return on investment paying for subscriptions to trulia and/or zillow vs. traditional marketing ?
Bria, as I can speak for myself, I usually look on the yearly investment no matter what portal or method it is. Looking on the return is very simple, think that you get one trunsaction ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Sep 18, 2012 Home Buying in Newton Center
Shal Shahani, Real Estate Pro in Brookline, MA
Shal Shahani answered:
How well do home values in newton center hold up? is it quite competitive (multiple competing bids) on homes > $1.5MM now?
We have certainly seem a large number of multiple bids/competitive bidding in all price ranges. If the property is priced right, there seem to be a flood of buyers out there right now ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Sep 18, 2012 Home Buying in Newton Center
Centre Realty…, Real Estate Pro in Newton Center, Newton,...
Centre Realty Group answered:
may you please show all rentals in this area?
Please call me at 617-699-3038. I can show you rentals in Newton and the surrounding areas...

Thanks,

Jack Foster
Centre Realty Group
1280 Centre St, Newton Centre..
0 votes Share Flag Fri Aug 31, 2012 For Rent in Newton Upper Falls
Masha Sender…, Real Estate Pro in Newton, MA
Masha Senderovich answered:
Relocation for family of four from NJ to Boston Suburbs
Ruchi,
There are many nice towns here that would be convenient and have great schools. Newton is the most obvious one, but also Needham and Lexington have some rental inventory. Please ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Aug 23, 2012 Rentals in Newton
Masha Sender…, Real Estate Pro in Newton, MA
Masha Senderovich answered:
Which Massachusetts realty areas have the fastest turnover rate, as well as the best deal for your money?
Hard to answer your question without knowing more about what you're trying to accomplish and what you're looking to spend. Different types of properties have different days-on ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jun 2, 2012 Market Conditions in Newton
Richard Shap…, Real Estate Pro in Framingham, MA
Richard Shapiro answered:
Need suggestions for towns I should look into for a potential move to greater Boston area
I think you are correct about renting and exploring first. Figure out where you are relative to employment or services.
0 votes Share Flag Fri May 4, 2012 Home Buying in Newton
Mike Hughes, Real Estate Pro in Newton, MA
Mike Hughes answered:
I'm looking for a duplex so I can live in half and rent out the other half. How is this classified in searches?
This is typically classified as a 2 family or duplex in the MLS.
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 2, 2012 Home Buying in Nonamtum
Laura Feghali, Real Estate Pro in Stamford, CT
Laura Feghali answered:
How do I post in trulia?
Hello Pillai,
In order to post a property for lease on the Trulia site you must be registered as a landlord, property manager, or real estate agent. Currently, you are registered as ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Feb 29, 2012 Rentals in Newton
Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
Need aggressive attorney in metro Boston to settle w/duplex condo assoc for ADA access/addition. Alternative litigation preferred.
For attorney referrals contact the Bar Association, see link below....
http://www.massbar.org/for-the-public/need-a-lawyer
0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 26, 2011 Remodel & Renovate in Newton
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