Category Archives : Community Posts


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 vying for a parking spot […]

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More People Living in Medford & Somerville

If you’ve been looking around Medford or Somerville lately and think that you are seeing more people, you’re right. Although some parts of Massachusetts are losing population, according to the U.S. Census, our area is growing. The Boston Business Journal has put together an interesting map showing how much population Massachusetts’ towns have been gaining […]

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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 still found the info to […]


Somerville Real Estate Market Update

Today let’s do a real estate market update and look at what’s been happening over the last year with single family homes in Somerville, MA. The black line traces the median single family home sales price for Somerville over the last year. On the whole, home prices have been steadily rising (except for that notable […]


Medford Real Estate Market Update

Let’s take a look at the latest statistics on the real estate market in Medford MA 02155: This is showing us that the median single family home prices have declined in Medford for the last few months while the average days on the market have increased. However, this is a phenomenon that we normally see […]


Medford – High Decrease In Foreclosures

Although The Boston Globe has just reported that foreclosures in Massachusetts increased 32% in 2010 over the rate of home foreclosures in 2009, Medford has bucked the trend. The Globe ranked the 10 cities with the highest increase in foreclosures and the 10 cities with the highest decrease in foreclosures. Medford came up on the […]


Medford Real Estate Market Update

Here’s the latest statistics on the real estate market in Medford Massachusetts. What this shows us is that the median sales price for the city is continuing to rise. The number of days on the market (the amount of time it takes for a property to receive an accepted offer) has risen slightly but is […]


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 of programs and collaboration through […]

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Real Estate Sellers’ Seminar

Are you thinking about selling a piece of real estate or selling your home and moving up but have questions about today’s market? Please join me for a free seminar and get your real estate questions answered. When: Wednesday, September 29th from 7:00 – 9:00 PM Where: Medford Fire Station 5 Zero Medford Street (at […]


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 Market Single Family Homes – […]


Medford Real Estate Update

Happy Holidays! Here’s the latest scoop on the Medford real estate market. Medford Real Estate Statistics as of December 2009 Let’s compare this to just about one year ago as the new year began. Medford Real Estate Statistics as of January 2009 As you can see, prices throughout the city continued to fall during 2009. […]

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Market Update – Winchester Homes

Curious about what’s happening in the market for Winchester Homes? I decided to sharpen my pencil and do some number crunching today. Take a look at latest statistics: These numbers only tell you part of the story. You also need to look at how long properties have been on the market. According to MLSPin, here […]

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Malden Real Estate Market Update

The leaves are falling from the trees, Halloween has come and gone and we’ve turned the clocks back. It’s time to take a look at what’s happening in the Malden real estate market. Malden Real Estate Market Statistics as of November 2, 2009 The average days on market is another important statistic to look at. […]