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Tania writes new articles regularly so stay tuned!
02/4/20
Two Fears of Real Estate Investors 
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01/27/20
Tax Advantages of Home Ownership
What are some tax advantages of home ownership? How can we maximize the financial gains of home ownership besides appreciation and rental income?
11/29/18
Home Buying Steps in Massachusetts--Part I
After years of working in the real estate industry and having been through the property purchase and refinancing process myself many times.
01/15/20
20 Real Estate Trends in 2020
This is a list of 20 trends we see happening in real estate in 2020.
12/18/19
5 Myths about Real Estate Investments
There are many common misconceptions about real estate investments. A lot of millennials believe home ownership is out of reach for them, or that real estate investment is just a privilege for the rich. I completely understand and I know how hard this process can be. I started out not having a lo...
11/13/19
Should I Bid Above or Below List Price?
Many buyers or sellers ask about the value of the property they are buying or selling, known as the subject property.
11/13/19
What Should Sellers Do When the Market Is In Transition?
For seller clients, it’s important to understand the purpose of the Comparative Market Analysis (CMA) price range and it’s relationship to pricing.
11/11/19
How to Evaluate the Value of Properties
Many buyers or sellers ask about the value of the property they are buying or selling, known as the subject property.
04/3/17
How to Stand Out in a Bidding War—Part I
04/2/17
How to Stand Out in a Bidding War—Part II
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02/5/16
Luxury 3 Bed at the Heart of Back Bay
Enjoy loft-style luxury living with dramatic high ceilings in the most coveted part of Back Bay.
05/4/16
How to Use Comparative Market Analysis
The more recent the sale, and the closer the property.
05/4/16
Why I Became A Real Estate Agent and Investor
My initial reason for getting a real estate license was simply to buy investment properties myself.
03/2/17
How to Get Top Dollars for Your House
The closer in distance and offer date, the more relevant the comps.
05/2/17
Price Growth in Cambridge and Somerville
There was a shortage of properties at price points that were accessible to first-time home buyers.
05/6/17
What Happens When A Buyer Overpays for a Property?
The market value is based on publicly available data of the sale price of the properties nearby.
05/6/17
The Predictable Low Points in Buying A Home
When a home is put on the market, it is often staged by an experienced realtor to present it in the best light.
06/9/17
Award-Winning 2 bed condo for sale in Back Bay, $1,399,000, 360 Newbury St, Boston
Sunlit designer two bedroom in the most coveted part of Back Bay. Enjoy loft-style luxury living with dramatic high ceilings.
06/11/17
How to Get Top Dollars for Your House
It’s home-buying peak season, and a popular time to sell properties as well. Many sellers ask me: What is the best time to sell my house? What strategies can get me top dollars for my house? What are the things to watch out for besides staging, pricing, market timing and consumer behaviors? What ...
07/6/17
Is It Good to Buy Real Estate in Boston Now?
It’s been 7-9 years since the last real estate downturn. Since 2014, many have speculated that we were in a bubble and that Boston real estate should crash soon.
07/19/17
Are Off-Market Deals Better?
In 2016, I bought a particularly desirable apartment building in one of the most expensive neighborhoods in the Greater Boston.
08/3/17
Why Is Boston Such a Notorious Seller's Market?
Many first-time home buyers who are completely new to the housing market are shocked to discover how competitive the market is.
01/11/18
Are We in a Bubble Now?
Every week, people asked me this question, “are we in a bubble now?” In fact, people have been asking me this same question since 2014.
01/29/18
Why We Love Arlington
In recent years, the Arlington rental market has also attracted many high tech workers who prefer the suburban feel of the neighborhood.
03/31/18
2018 Early Spring Market Update
So what’s new about the 2018 Boston real estate market? Here is my take on the current market after 3 months of multiple transactions early this year.
07/2/18
What Advantages Do Millennial Buyers Have in this Real Estate Market?
Home prices are at an all time high, and interest rates have slowly inched up from the lowest in 2012, from average 3.38 % to 5.25%.
09/13/18
How to Stand Out in a Bidding War—Part I
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