Monthly Archives: March 2013

Top Viewed Homes: March 29, 2013

What drives someone to view a home online? Is it price, location, design or a combination of all? We’ve got our weekly round-up of raveis.com’s Top Viewed Homes in each state, from a beautiful piece of land in Fairfield to a waterfront property in Falmouth. So sit back, relax and enjoy! And, as always, let us know your thoughts on why these homes were the most viewed this week.

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Convention Spotlight: Kathryn Rose

Kathryn Rose is an award-winning best-selling author, social media keynote speaker and social media strategist and trainer with clients ranging from multi-million-dollar corporations, to small business owners and entrepreneurs. She has a twenty-plus-year career in sales and marketing and has created successful communities for her clients totaling over 2 million fans, followers and connections.

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March 28, 2013

Frequently Used Lending and Closing Terms

Understanding the home loan process can be complicated, particularly with all of the loan-specific terms. Becoming familiar with frequently used lending terms may make the process less stressful. In this article you will find information on frequently used lending terms. This list, however, is not exhaustive.

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March 26, 2013

Are You Ready for Spring Cleaning?

It’s that time of year again! Although there might still be snow on the ground in New England (and maybe more on the way), the first day of spring has come and gone and that means it’s time for spring cleaning. While the “cleaning” portion may not be an effortless, inspiring project, the after effect is usually satisfying. Use some of our tips and tricks below to help make it all seem more manageable.

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March 25, 2013

Top Viewed Homes: March 22, 2013

What drives someone to view a home online? Is it price, location, design or a combination of all? We’ve got our weekly round-up of raveis.com’s Top Viewed Homes in each state, from a beautiful piece of land in Fairfield to a waterfront property in Falmouth. So sit back, relax and enjoy! And, as always, let us know your thoughts on why these homes were the most viewed this week.

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March 22, 2013

William Raveis Announces New Affiliate, William Raveis Delta Realtors

BOSTON, Mass. (March 19, 2013)— Chris Raveis, managing partner of William Raveis Massachusetts, recently announced a new partnership with respected agency, Delta Real Estate, in Medfield, Mass.

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March 19, 2013

Luxury Portfolio International SUMMIT

A prestigious audience of luxury real estate professionals from around the world convened at the Luxury Portfolio SUMMIT, February 24-26 at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. William Raveis Real Estate has been a member of Luxury Portfolio International® since it launched in 2005.

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March 18, 2013

Top Viewed Homes: March 15, 2013

What drives someone to view a home online? Is it price, location, design or a combination of all? We’ve got our weekly round-up of raveis.com’s Top Viewed Homes in each state, from sprawling  acres to a Newport cottage. So sit back, relax and enjoy! And, as always, let us know your thoughts on why these homes were the most viewed this week.

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March 15, 2013

By the Numbers: February 2013

In February 2013, as compared to February 2012, the housing market in New England and New York generally continued to see increases in unit sales, average sales prices and price per square foot, with few exceptions. All of these indicators point toward a growing and strengthening housing market.

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March 14, 2013

Rain Barrel Benefits & Options

Collecting rain water for your home use can reduce your water bill, help your plants be healthier and is a feel good ecofriendly thing to do.  Rain water is collected from your roof and stored in a container, commonly referred to as a rain barrel.  Installing a system is relatively inexpensive, requires only a few steps and can add a decorative element to the outside of your home.

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March 12, 2013