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Wellesley public schools promote STEM education

Posted by Leslie Mann on Tue, Feb 25, 2014 @ 04:39 PM





Newcomers to the Boston area often ask me what makes some of our public school systems stand out. From what I've seen, innovation, inspiration, and cooperation are at the heart of what makes public schools like Wellesley's a wonderful place to learn.

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Topics: about Wellesley MA, town of Wellesley, Wellesley public schools

Boston real estate by the numbers

Posted by Leslie Mann on Tue, Feb 25, 2014 @ 11:20 AM

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Topics: 2013 real estate trends, Boston suburbs real estate prices, home prices in the Boston area

Five home features that make Boston winters a little nicer

Posted by Leslie Mann on Wed, Feb 19, 2014 @ 06:34 PM

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Topics: Boston real estate, energy home features

Why are we hooked on luxury real estate?

Posted by Leslie Mann on Tue, Feb 18, 2014 @ 08:10 PM







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Topics: Boston luxury real estate, luxury home listings

Three things Zappos can teach Realtors

Posted by Leslie Mann on Tue, Feb 18, 2014 @ 06:09 PM

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Topics: Boston realtor, move to Boston

Luxury homes faring well in the Boston suburbs

Posted by Leslie Mann on Sun, Feb 9, 2014 @ 12:49 PM

The luxury real estate market performed well in 2013, with more than 330 homes valued in excess of $1M selling in Boston's Metrowest suburbs alone. Below are some highlights of the top luxury home sales across the Boston suburbs last year.

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Topics: Boston realtor, Boston luxury real estate, 2013 real estate trends

Top five home buyer misconceptions

Posted by Leslie Mann on Sun, Feb 9, 2014 @ 12:04 PM


To help you avoid some common pitfalls in buying your next home, I thought I’d share a quick list of common misconceptions we often hear from people looking to buy a home in the Boston area.

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Topics: Boston suburbs real estate, Boston relocation, Boston home buying process

Attracting international home buyers

Posted by Leslie Mann on Sat, Feb 8, 2014 @ 04:07 PM



International buyers purchased more than $68 billion in single-family homes in the U.S. last year--with 63 percent paying cash for the homes. If you're going to be selling your home, it's important that your realtor be adept at not just promoting your home to local buyers but to buyers who may be coming to Boston from around the world.

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Topics: Boston real estate, Boston realtor, selling Boston luxury homes

Making sense of Boston MLS home search codes

Posted by Leslie Mann on Wed, Feb 5, 2014 @ 08:44 PM

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Topics: Boston suburbs real estate, Boston MLS, Boston suburbs realtor, Boston home search

Neighborhood profile: Concord Center

Posted by Leslie Mann on Wed, Feb 5, 2014 @ 07:42 PM

As you've probably seen if you've read earlier posts in our blog, I like to profile desirable neighborhoods in the Boston suburbs. Today I saw a home for sale on my favorite street in Concord and it spurred me to let you know about this lovely historic neighborhood in Concord, which is located about 20 miles northwest of Boston. 

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Topics: Concord MA realtor, Concord MA real estate, Concord MA luxury homes