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Parking in Somerville

We all know it – parking in Somerville can be difficult.  According to the city’s parking website, there are “more than 11,600 registered vehicles per square mile; roughly 7,600 more cars per square mile than Boston and almost 3,600 more than Cambridge”.  That’s a heck of a lot of cars […]


Who Moves to Medford?

Have you ever wondered where people moving to Medford come from? I’ve just found this interesting information from spokeo.com compiling the most common out of state cell phone numbers found for people living in Medford. I’ve been helping people sell their homes in Medford for over 20 years and I […]

Medford Mass Map

Cambridge & Somerville Make Young People’s List

I’m proud to say that both Cambridge and Somerville are honored on the “100 Best Communities For Young People” list by America’s Promise Alliance (a group founded to improve the lives of children). This is the second time that Somerville has made the list. Both cities have an impressive list […]

Somerville named one of best communites for young people

Real Estate Statistics for Somerville

Somerville Real Estate Update

Although it’s currently snowing as I look outside my window, the spring real estate market is already beginning in Somerville. Somerville Housing Stats February 2010 These numbers wouldn’t be complete without looking at the average days on the market that it takes for a property to sell. Average Days On […]


Arlington Real Estate Market

Today I sharpened my pencil and did some number crunching on current market conditions in Arlington. Although there are some real estate markets that have felt a major impact from the current recession, Arlington Massachusetts isn’t one of them. Arlington Real Estate Statistics as of September 2009 Since looking at […]

Arlington Real Estate Statistics

Condo sales and on market statistics June 2009

Condo Market Update

Today I was in the mood to do some number crunching, so I took a look at the condo market and what’s been happening over the last 6 months. * There are a wide variety of condos in each city. They range from small associations in converted 2 or 3 […]


Real Estate Market Inventory Update

I find that number crunching really helps me get a good handle on the real estate market. Today I decided to focus in on the single family homes market to show you what’s going on in my main market areas: Sometimes seeing all of the numbers at once can be […]

Housing inventory for sale

Somerville Housing Stats April 2009

State of the Somerville Market

It’s time to cast the spotlight on the city of Somerville and see what’s going on in the real estate market. Spring is here (although the weather seems more like summer) and I thought it would be interesting to compare the number of properties for sale this spring with what […]


Homes for Sale in Medford Today Versus 6 Months Ago

Real Estate Market Update Meford MA

Spring is in the air, but we’re not seeing a “typical” spring market, at least not yet in Medford. Spring is historically when the most number of buyers come out to look at homes. Normally by April there is a frenzy of sellers putting their homes on the market to […]


Real Estate Market Update – Stoneham MA

The spring market is starting off a bit slow in Stoneham. Here are the latest statistics for the housing market: Real Estate Statics for Stoneham MA as of April 2009 Let’s compare these figures to what was happening in December (which reflects the fall market in Stoneham) Real Estate Statics […]

Real Estate Housing Update for Stoneham MA

Real estate statistics for Winchester MA

Market Update – Winchester, MA

The real estate market in Winchester, Massachusetts is currently a mixed bag. Here’s what the latest housing figures look like: Real Estate Market Snapshot as of March 2009 As I’ve mentioned before in my blog, Winchester doesn’t have many multi family homes, so if you’re not familiar with the area, […]


Real Estate Market Update – Melrose MA

When I think of Melrose, I instantly think of its lovely Victorian downtown area that looks like it’s something from a Dickens story. Thankfully as the snow melts it’s looking less like Christmas and feels like spring might really be coming! The real estate market in Melrose has slowed down, […]

Real Estate Market Update Melrose MA