What is an Appraisal?

Appraisals A real estate appraiser is a professional that is licensed, and certified by the state. You cannot have your property "appraised" by some who is not licensed, or is not an apprentice of a licensed professional. However a broker can give a Broker's Price Opinion (BPO), also any real estate professional can give you [...]

By |December 14th, 2017|Lindsay's Guide, Movementum Realty|0 Comments

November 2017 Newsletter.

November 2017 Newsletter. November is a busy month for everyone. With getting ready for the holidays, traveling to see family, cooking, cleaning inside and out, preparing for the winter ahead, and of course…Thanksgiving! Here at Movementum Realty we are so very thankful to have great friends, family, and clients. You all have made our [...]

By |November 30th, 2017|Lindsay's Guide, Movementum Realty|0 Comments

Jameson’s Fall Real Estate Update

Home Maintenance Becoming a homeowner is a very challenging accomplishment yet extremely rewarding.  However, once you become a homeowner the hard work doesn’t stop.  As a homeowner, you are now the “landlord,” the person responsible for cleaning and maintaining the many aspects of your home.  This includes upkeep with appliances, utility systems, exterior features etc. [...]

203k Loans: How they can work for you

203k Home Loans might seem a bit intimidating, but once you understand what is involved and how they work, you just might see how it can be a good option. In this blog I will be going over the Purpose of a 203k loan, the two 203k Loan Types, the Assistance you can receive, Requirements you [...]

By |November 8th, 2017|Lindsay's Guide, Movementum Realty|0 Comments

October: A Month in Review

So much going on, so little time to write... October has been quite the busy month for us over here a Movementum Realty, between listings, coming soon homes, people selling, people buying, a new agent, the dream team flipping another home, Halloween bringing Trick-or-Treaters to the office, bi-plane rides, and I even bought my own [...]

By |November 2nd, 2017|Lindsay's Guide, Movementum Realty|0 Comments

The last home you’ll ever need at 58 Holly Circle in Kingston

You did read that title correctly, the last home you will ever need to purchase is right at your fingertips. Nestled in the serene Arbor Hills Estates is a condo that is ready for its new owners. 58 Holly Circle is a beautiful, detached, single family style home, with all the amenities of condo life [...]

By |October 25th, 2017|Lindsay's Guide|0 Comments

TRID- Or the “Know-Before-You-Owe” Law

If you have ever purchased a home, or have started the process of home buying you might be familiar with the term "TRID Rider". If you have not heard it yet, you will. But what does it mean? How does it affect your home buying process? Does it help you in any way? Why am [...]

By |October 25th, 2017|Lindsay's Guide|0 Comments

Lead weighing you down? I can help en-“lighten” you.

Lead Removal   I feel that this whole topic of lead paint is pretty important especially to families, or those wanting to start a family. Don't think this is just about buying a home, but also renting an older home. Well how old does a home have to be to be considered an [...]

By |October 18th, 2017|Lindsay's Guide|2 Comments

Pre-qualification vs. Pre-approval: Advice from an expert

So this blog will go a bit differently than my past entries. I was actually able to talk with a mortgage expert about this very important, yet seemingly confusing topic. Don't worry, there was no talk of state code, and I know you're excited about that! My expert today is Chris Devin from Cross Country [...]

By |October 6th, 2017|Lindsay's Guide|0 Comments

Another House becomes a Home…

       At 96 Country Way in picturesque Scituate, sat a less than lovely and rather drab house. It needed... something. An update, to start, new appliances, for sure. How about floors, fixtures, and - well, what every house needs - family. This is when our very own John Heffernan and Jameson Lee stepped in. [...]