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Sat May 5, 2012
Barbara Van Slett answered:
Hi Bill,

The average single family rental in Sturbridge and Charlton area is $1600. They range from $1200 - $2200. Rents have been rising. They do not stay on the market for long.
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Thu Jan 15, 2015
Alain Picard answered:
Adding solar panels and radiant floor heating will matter to some buyers and it won't matter to others. It most likely won't get you the return on your investment.
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Tue Mar 2, 2010
Dallas Texas answered:
Town hall -
Would be consider hear say therefore any of those types of questions we direct buyer source of info.

Property lines
Seller usually will have a survey agent needs request from listing agent. If seller does not have that then buyer will complete survey at buyers expense.

Agent can provide comp's for "like homes" in given area work in concert with buyer submit a winning sales offer.

Questions to property owner
We request therefore less time we get question correctly where we can relay to listing agent who provides to seller INSTEAD get confusing and frustration.

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Wed Jul 29, 2009
Rachelle Knight answered:
For school info you may want to try a site like, which offers free ratings and reviews of area schools based on parent and community opinions, or, which rates schools based on their standardized test scores. They charge a small fee for use, but offer unlimited search options.
Many of my clients use google earth to get an idea of what neighborhoods look like- how closely settled they are, what the backyard looks like, where the parks are... it's a useful resource when doing a drive by is impractical.
Good luck!
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Mon Aug 10, 2009
Greer Swiston answered:
Hi. Welcome to Massachusetts! From where are you moving? If you don't have this information already, I think you might find this link helpful. What are you most looking for in your home? What about Sturbridge does your husband like?

You can find some nice homes in and around Natick for $400,000 ... especially in Framingham. Perhaps these reports on the schools would help you, and

Please let me know if I can be of more help!
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Thu Jul 23, 2009
Sue Como answered:
Unfortunately not the only bus service runs to Brookfield just north of Sturbridge.
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