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Weymouth Real Estate – 2012 in review.

Weymouth Real Estate – 2012 in review.

| January 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Looking back on 2012, Weymouth was one of the more productive towns on the South Shore when it comes total real estate activity. 445 single family homes sold in Weymouth last year. 134 Weymouth condominiums were sold last year as well bringing the total number of Weymouth real estate transactions to 589 (not counting multi-family […]

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Meet Lloyd Architects of Plymouth

Meet Lloyd Architects of Plymouth

| January 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

Lloyd Architects is an architecture firm based in Plymouth, MA. Led by Lester Lloyd, AIA, and Rob Reifeiss, Lloyd Architects has been solving complex design challenges for their clients for nearly 20 years. Their client list includes companies like Pfizer, Genzyme, Starbucks, US Airways & Bank of America and are considered the “commercial architecture secret […]

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Construction on the New Fore River Bridge Begins

Construction on the New Fore River Bridge Begins

| November 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

Weymouth – On Friday last week Governor Deval Patrick stood beside Mayor Kay of Weymouth, Mayor Koch from Quincy and officials from the Massachusetts Department of Transportation for the groundbreaking ceremony of the new Fore River bridge which connects Quincy and Weymouth along Route 3A. The project is expected to take 4 years to complete […]

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1 on 1 with Paulette O’Connell of OCO Architecture

1 on 1 with Paulette O’Connell of OCO Architecture

| October 15, 2012 | 0 Comments

Paulette O’Connell is principal and owner of the South Shore architecture firm OCO Architecture::Design, LLC. OCO architecture::design focuses on all types of projects from new construction, additions, renovations and interior design that strives to find balance with New England architecture and a client’s individual needs for modern living. Paulette, a resident of Scituate, MA, has […]

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First Impressions: 10 seconds to Home Selling Success or Failure

First Impressions: 10 seconds to Home Selling Success or Failure

| October 3, 2012 | 0 Comments

Last weekend my wife and I went to 2 open houses in Scituate. The first was a split level ranch set in a private neighborhood and the second was small 3 bedroom colonial also in private neighborhood. As we pulled up to House #1, we first noticed an overgrown front yard, then peeling paint on […]

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South Shore Real Estate Market Report – August 2012

South Shore Real Estate Market Report – August 2012

| September 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

August proved to be the most active month for South Shore real estate transactions in years.  Transactions for single family homes across the Simply South Shore towns were up 29% over August of 2011. As usual, Plymouth, Brockton, Weymouth, Quincy & Taunton recorded the most transactions. Unfortunately sale prices aren’t seeing a proportionate increase. The average sale price from […]

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South Shore Biggest Bang for your Buck Towns: YTD 2012

South Shore Biggest Bang for your Buck Towns: YTD 2012

| September 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

e’ve been wanting to write this post for awhile now and figured the end of the summer would be a great time to do it since we have 8 months of data to evaluate. Have you ever wondered which South Shore towns give you the best chance to maximize your dollar in terms of actual […]

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South Shore Real Estate Market Report: July 2012

South Shore Real Estate Market Report: July 2012

| August 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

The South Shore real estate market continues to be a very busy market.  July of 2012 showed a slight drop from June but still managed to record over 700 single family transactions.  July typically records a slight dip in activity but compared to 2011, the dip is only minimal.  July of 2011 saw over 100 […]

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Catching Up With Hingham Architect Vcevy Strekalovsky

Catching Up With Hingham Architect Vcevy Strekalovsky

| August 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

Vcevy (pronounced Sevvy) Strekalovsky is the principle architect at Strekalovsky Architecture in downtown Hingham, MA. For the better half of 35 years, Vcevy Strekalovsky has been designing homes, schools, municipal and commercial buildings throughout the South Shore and Cape Cod.  He earned a BA from Middlebury College, a Masters of Architecture from the University of Pennsylvania,a […]

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Weymouth Real Estate Showing Positive Signs.

Weymouth Real Estate Showing Positive Signs.

| July 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

Since the town of Weymouth had an impressive June 2012 where it had the 2nd most active month of all towns on the south shore; we thought it would be helpful to dive deeper into the Weymouth real estate market at the mid point of 2012. For anyone looking to buy or sell a home […]

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