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  Selling and Buying a home in MA, 1031 tax-deferred exchange, MA Real estate

 

What is a 1031 tax-deferred exchange for Real Estate?

1031 Exchanges allow investors to sell property and reinvest the proceeds in another property without having to pay taxes that would otherwise be recognized gain from the sale (capital gains tax).  The payment of such capital gains tax is deferred. 

(Example:  selling your 2 family income property in Arlington MA and purchasing a rental property in Osterville, MA)

A tax-deferred exchange is a method by which a property owner trades one

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So you are looking at home after home. If you are like the most of us, you are captivated by the updated kitchen, the over-sized shower or the gorgeous perennial garden.  Good, you should be. But, (and you know there is a but), don't forget that there is business to attend to.

Here are six things you should pay close attention to in any home that interests you:

1. Roof: Check it out!  Does it look new?  Are the shingles dried out and lifting?  If it is a flat roof, does it have proper drainage?...


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Shopping local Arlington MA, Arlington MA open houses, living in Arlington MA, Arlington MA Real Estate

 

If you decide to look around Arlington MA this weekend you'll be busy and be needing a little something to pick you up by mid-afternoon! There are some wonderful places along Massachusetts Avenue for you to get a great cup of coffee with a baked treat and Angelina's Pastry is one of them! Having a businesses like Angelina's makes living in Arlington MA very desirable for all the foodies in the area and there are many of them! Here are some of our favorite small shops:

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Open Houses Cambridge MA, Cambridge MA Real Estate, Living In Cambridge MA

Black Inc., Cambridge MA

 

When looking to live in or invest in Cambridge MA real estate, everyone looks for the liveliness and convenience of one or more “centers” of commercial activity. We want local shops and restaurants in our city or town to help create a vibrant atmosphere and make our community lives more interesting and convenient.  A quick stop at the local bank, a (lifesaving) child’s birthday gift (on the way to the party), a bottle of wine (on the way to a different party),...


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Arlington MA, Medford MA, Somerville MA, Cambridge MA, Belmont MA 

When looking to live in or invest in any city or town in the Greater Boston Area, everyone looks for the liveliness and convenience of one or more “centers” of commercial activity. We want local shops and restaurants in our city or town to help create a vibrant atmosphere and make our community lives more interesting and convenient.  A quick stop at the local bank, a (lifesaving) child’s birthday gift (on the way to the party), a bottle of wine (on the way to a different party), a light lunch...


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Arlington MA Food Pantry, Arlington MA Real Estate, Living in Arlington MA

Food Pantries in the Greater Boston Area

With the Thanksgiving Holiday approaching, we are reminded of the wonderful efforts of the Arlington Food Pantry here in Arlington MA. Organized, efficient and well-run for years and very appreciated by many. In the past few months the donations to the Food Pantry have taken care of the needs of over 500 people living in Arlington MA. It is truly amazing that these Food Pantries throughout the Greater Boston Area, like the Arlington facility, can serve the...


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 Buying a home in MA, Avenue 3 Real Estate, Massachusetts Real Estate 

We have all seen the extreme weather events on the news broadcasts, many of us have experienced the mess that high flood waters leave behind.  In recent years, areas never before prone to flood have been victim to rising waters.  So, this past July, the Federal Emergency Management Association (FEMA) spent time redrawing the flood plain maps in Massachusetts. If you are thinking of buying a home in Massachusetts, you will want to be sure about the flood plain designation.  While a quick call...


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Davis Square, Somerville MA, Somervile MA Real Estate, Somerville MA Open Houses

Davis Square, Somerville MA

According to Wikipedia, Somerville MA was first settled in 1630 as part of Charlestown. It was known as "Charlestown beyond the Neck" because it was part of the Massachusetts mainland, not the Charlestown Peninsula. From "beyond the neck" to a big city with a population of 75,000+ to more recently benefited by lobbying grassroots organizations attempting to revive and preserve Somerville's "small town" neighborhood environments by supporting local business, public...


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 Medford MA Real Estate, Medford MA Homes for Sale, Medford MA Open HOuses

Medford, Massachusetts

The City of Medford, is characterized by a mix of educational institutions, recreational facilities, residential neighborhoods and commercial businesses, all residing within the reach of public transportation.  Medford is also home to the beautiful Mystic Lakes offering boating and swimming (Sandy Beach) and the Fells Reservation providing walking, hiking and bird watching. 

Here are just 3 reasons why Medford residents love their city!

1.  Wright's Pond:  Yes, summer is over but Wright's...


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Out of Town News, Harvard Square, Cambridge MA

 

There are so many reasons why Buyers choose Cambridge MA, named in honor of the University of Cambridge in England, as a place to call home it would take all day to list them! We thought we'd give you 3 reasons why we think Cambridge MA is an ideal city to live and play!

1. Out of Town News, an iconic newsstand located in the center of Harvard Square. The newsstand stocks the leading newspapers from around the nation and world. Customers, esp...


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