We recently moved to Newburyport from New York and John was amazing. We had inquired about a house and he, personally, responded within five minutes (might have been less) to introduce himself and inquire... Read More
John brought a wealth of knowledge and experience to our home buying process and was great to work with as first time home buyers. He was very patient, explained every part of the process for us, and ... Read More
Rents are high, but so are condo values. Your multi-family may be producing great cash flow and continue to appreciate, so keeping your asset is certainly a good strategy. However, if you choose to cash out, selling the units separately is always going to be worth more than selling the whole … [Read More...]
Lead paint compliance is a major issue for multi-family investors. Here's a quick overview of what the law states. First, you cannot have children under the age of six as tenants in a property that has lead paint, as nearly all properties do that were built before 1978. You cannot refuse to rent … [Read More...]
"John brought a wealth of knowledge and experience to our home buying process and was great to work with as first time home buyers. He was very patient, explained every part of the process for us, and was always available and able to arrange his schedule to meet our needs. John has experience in the … [Read More...]
Coming Soon: 2 luxury condos in the heart of Newburyport, completely new renovations. 2 bedrooms, 1.5 baths, fireplace, granite and stainless, off street parking, one with garage, $499000 each. 15-17 Merrill St in Newburyport. Call John for preview 978-518-1481. … [Read More...]
"As we all know, buying a home is a stressful process, especially for first time buyer. On top of that, we were buying our first home during one of the worst winters in Boston's history. The timing of this just couldn't have been any better.
We ran into John P. Wells on Zillow when we started … [Read More...]
Zillow is interviewing top agents from across the country. They recently interviewed our own John P. Wells, Newburyport Realtor, about his background, experience, interests, and success as a real estate agent. Here's a peek at John's interview:
From the Interview...
We chatted with John and he … [Read More...]
Several negotiations take place in the home selling process.
It can be intricate and emotional as everyone wants to feel that the result favors them, or is at a minimum a fair balance of interests.
This blog provides tips on negotiating offers for MA homes.
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MA homeowners should figure out the actual change in property value compared to the cost of particular renovations before performing any repairs. Some projects are more effective than others. The following are recommendations on MA home repairs that increase property values.
MA Home Repairs That … [Read More...]