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John Yemma, Real Estate Pro in Boston, MA
John Yemma answered:
how far is it from BMC on Albany st.?
Hello,

The condo is located about .75 from BMC as the crow flies. The transit time from the address would vary depending on your mode of transit. Google Maps works well to get a ba ... more
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Mathew Ames, Real Estate Pro in 02359
Mathew Ames answered:
The west side of South Boston is high in crime but the condo prices are high as most condos on the market now are renovated inside.
Southie has seen slow growth in sale prices since the crash, but more properties are being snatched up to new owners at a higher rate. Take a trip through town and you will certainly se ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Nov 24, 2013 Home Buying in South Boston
Michael A Pa…, Real Estate Pro in Brookline, MA
Michael A Pallares answered:
Brother looking to buy our mother's So. Boston home - should we get an appraiser or real estate person to see what they think it's worth?
Hi Karen,

I think that getting the opinion of a licensed appraiser is the best way to go.

While I don't want to discount the value of having a real estate agent evaluate the prop ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Mar 6, 2014 Home Buying in South Boston
Linda S. Cef…, Real Estate Pro in Oak Creek, WI
Linda S. Cefalu answered:
if a house is 175,000 how much would it be monthly?
Dear Sabrina,

You would first need to find out what the taxes are yearly. Then we would need to know what your interest rate is (you would need to get at least a pre-approval to get ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Nov 9, 2010 Home Buying in South Boston
Michael Sylv…, Real Estate Pro in South Boston, Boston,...
Michael Sylvia answered:
Trying to get a feel for the neighborhoods in South Boston
Hey James,

My offices are actually in South Boston, so I am very familiar with the area. South Boston is great place to purchase if you are looking to be close to the Boston, public ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Nov 24, 2013 Home Buying in South Boston
Lynn911.com…, Real Estate Pro in Dallas, TX
Lynn911.com Dallas Realtor answered:
Spot Approval Question
GREAT QUESTION: Based on what you stated 37% pertains to ownership NEVER has anything to sq. ft. lender cant loan money if the ratio is off. Tax rolls shows who has the ownership for a ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Aug 12, 2008 Home Buying in South Boston, Boston, MA
Michael Giles, Real Estate Pro in Beverly, MA
Michael Giles answered:
Are sump pumps and perimeter drains common in South Boston?
Hi Kat,
Are you worried about a home that has these or are you worried about a home that doesn't? If you are looking at a home that already has a pump and drains then I would say ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jun 12, 2008 Home Buying in South Boston, Boston, MA
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