Sales take place on the date of the closing. "Listed as sold" could mean many things. 1) "It's listed on-line as sold" could mean it's in pending, or has closed. Listing and delisting is usually an attention strategy for the on-line market place.
Matt Heisler is a real-estate professional and owner of Heisler & Mattson Properties. He has been selling residential real-estate for over 10 years. He has given several talks on real estate, including presentations on first-time buyer tips & tricks, and profiting in real estate investing in Massachusetts. As a Vanderbilt University alumnus, he is proud to serve the communities of Natick, Framingham, Medfield, Millis, Holliston, Hopkinton, Southborough, Westborough, Northborough, Grafton, Marlborough, Shrewsbury, Worcester, Milford, Charlton, Northbridge, Sutton, Hudson, Sudbury, Clinton, Boylston, and West Boylston. His company website can be found at http://www.bjheisler.com,
and his Metrowest Blog can be read at http://HomeSellingInMass.net.
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