Buyer Agents, the MLS “book”, and advent of MLS online

Willard D. Cunningham

One day, not too long ago (1994 or so), real estate listings were published in a “book” that was published on a weekly basis. If you, the prospective buyer, wanted to search the MLS (multiple listing service) for properties for sale, … Read more

82 Pearson, Philly style multi-family: 2011-2012 Case Study

  82 Pearson Avenue is a Philadelphia style 3-unit multi-family property in the Davis Square/Ball Square part of Somerville, MA. This is a photo of 82 Pearson taken in 2011 and you can see the windows are boarded up and … Read more

Walkability of Somerville

The City of Somerville has created a walkability map of the city for the convenience of those who live in Somerville, and for those who may be visiting or considering to live in Somerville. . Somerville Walk Map . … Read more

The Residences at Maxwell Green: 2011

Maxwell Green . The Green Line Extension has been a linchpin behind the creation of the MaxPac project and it has been super frustrating for the City of Somerville, developers of the project, and nearby residents surrounding the project … Read more

Special Assesments — condos

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You’ve heard the term “special assessment” from someone and it may have sounded ominous and vague .. unless you have searched for and perhaps purchased a condominium in the past.   What are special assessments and how or why … Read more