Monthly Archives: December 2014

Current Market Conditions: November 2014

In November 2014, as compared to November 2013, Average Sales Price* continued to rise across the Northeast. Prices rose 1.3% in Connecticut, 20.5% in Manhattan, 14.2% in Brooklyn, 5.7% in Massachusetts, 6.8% in Westchester County, New York, 5.3% in Rhode Island and 5.2% in New Hampshire.  Additionally, the state of Vermont saw a 7.4% increase in New Listings, year-over-year, while Maine saw a 7.0% increase in Unit Sales.

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2015 Business Resolutions: Social Media

As you prepare to celebrate the holidays with friends and family, and ring in the New Year in style, it’s important to think about your business resolutions, in addition to your personal resolutions.

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December 22, 2014

Agent Blogs: December 2014

At William Raveis, we’re lucky to have agents who are extremely savvy with their online branding and marketing. Many of our agents have their own blogs, which they use as a way to publish content to connect with past clients and future prospects. Our agents are spread out across the Northeast, meaning that each blog is completely unique to their local market area. Keep reading to see what our agents are blogging about this month!

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December 18, 2014

How to Prepare for a Social Media Vacation

With the holidays very rapidly approaching, it would make sense that you would plan to take a hiatus from social media. Even if you aren’t planning to take a break now, there will likely come a time when you know you won’t be actively updating your social sites—how do you prepare for those times?

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December 16, 2014

There’s No Place like Home for the Holidays

Decorating for the holidays can be a daunting task. And, if you haven’t started yet, it’s definitely time to get going. Luckily, a beautifully decorated home doesn’t have to break the bank or take days to do. Keep reading for some holiday life hacks and beautiful DIYs to get you started.

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December 15, 2014

Need to Know: December 2014

Social media is constantly changing. We know that it can be hard to keep up, so each month we’re going to provide you with a quick round-up of the latest news in the space. We stay on top of all the changes so you don’t have to.

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December 11, 2014

Tips for Buying Home Heating Oil

Google is my friend. Whenever I start writing a blog post, like this one, inspired by my mom (HI MOM!), I always start by doing a Google search on the topic. It’s just a good research practice—to see what else has been written on a topic you’re writing about. A topic like, for example, heating oil.

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December 8, 2014

Current Market Conditions

Top Viewed Homes: November 2014

Each month listings on get thousands of views. These are the best of the best in each state. From a timeless estate in Greenwich, Connecticut to a lovingly maintained ranch in Danville, Vermont, these homes garnered the most views this month. Which is your favorite?

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December 5, 2014