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3 Things to Do After a Closing

While a closing on a house may signal the end of a chapter for both the buyer and seller, for the real estate agent the closing is really just the beginning.

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William Raveis Welcomes New Sales Associates: February 2015

We’re proud to recognize the outstanding real estate sales associates who joined our team in February. With more than 3,500 sales associates in 110 offices, we truly focus on each individual as a part of our team, and we couldn’t be more thrilled that these individuals decided to join us this month.

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March 5, 2015

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How to Successfully Use the Internet during Your Home Search

According to the National Association of REALTORS®, 92% of buyers use the internet in some way in their home search process. Additionally, for 43% of home buyers, the first step in the home-buying process was looking online for properties. But, with so much information available at your fingertips, how can you successfully utilize the internet when you’re looking to buy a home?

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March 4, 2015

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10 Key Takeaways from NAR’s 2014 Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers

Each year, the National Association of REALTORS® conducts research into the behaviors of home buyers and sellers. While there’s a TON of extremely valuable information in the report, at 128 pages, not everyone will take the time to read everything. Luckily for you, we have! And, we’ve pulled out 10 of our favorite facts.

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January 23, 2015

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10 Tips for REALTOR® Safety

With the recent tragedy surrounding Beverly Carter, a real estate agent who was found dead days after going missing after a home showing in Arkansas, the discussion of safety precautions for real estate agents is at the  forefront of many people’s minds.

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October 13, 2014

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William Raveis Real Estate Continues Upward Trend, with 2013 Marking a Banner Year for the Company’s Real Estate, Mortgage and Insurance Divisions

William Raveis celebrates their 40th Anniversary by striving for continued innovation in the industry

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January 27, 2014

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How REALTORS® Can Assist with Senior Transitions: Dr. Meyerson Named Expert on A Place for Mom

This is the sixth in an ongoing series of posts on assisting seniors and their families during transition. Read Ann’s other posts: here, here, here  here and here.

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January 10, 2014

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5 New Year’s Resolutions for 2014

It’s that time of year—when hopeful people make resolutions for the New Year. We’ve all made them. We’ve all failed to keep them. Let’s do better in 2014. Keep reading for five simple resolutions, for real estate and beyond, that you can definitely keep in 2014.

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December 30, 2013

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Raveis Faces: William Tierney

William Tierney is a sales associate in our newly opened office in Cohasset, Mass. Learn more about him in today’s Raveis Faces, a weekly blog post where we profile a new Raveis employee each week!

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December 20, 2013

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Understanding Real Estate Terminology

If you’re thinking of buying a home soon, you may be wondering about some of the language you’ll hear. Since a home sale involves many people – real estate agents, attorneys, lenders, appraisers, and inspectors, just to name a few – some of the lingo tossed around might be confusing, especially for a first-time buyer. Financing a home, in particular, carries with it some terms that are important to understand. Here is a brief primer on some of the terminology you can expect to hear as you head down the path to home ownership.

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December 10, 2013