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Modern Relik ~ Unique Home Furnishings in Waltham, Massachusetts

Make Your Living Space Extraordinary Cary Berger and I are expanding our real-estate staging services to include more local inspiration and recently discovered Waltham’s Modern Relik. Founded by Interior Designer Meg Kimball, Modern Relik  is a furniture design company shattering the everything-looks-the-same-trend. The founder describes its offerings as a “unique mixology of past relics with the edgy […]

REAL ESTATE

Andover is Talking Again about The Dascomb Road Project!

Special Town Meeting Set to Vote Monday UPDATE – The warrants related to the Dascomb Road Project were voted down at Special Town Meeting. The Dascomb Road Project goes before voters for a second time at Andover’s January 29th Special Town Meeting. Pizza-and-real-estate entrepreneur Sal Lupoli, CEO and founder of The Lupoli Companies, will again ask Andover […]

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Bright Lights, Watch City – Waltham Local First Sparks Vibrant Business Community

Waltham Local First 2018 Directory Launch Last night I attended Waltham Local First’s Launch Party for their 2018 Directory. Waltham Local First is a nonprofit network of independent, locally owned businesses working together to build a strong Waltham economy and to educate the public about the economic and cultural benefits of shopping local. Solea Restaurant […]

REAL ESTATE

Open House Saturday – Wonderful Waltham Waterfront!

Adorable & Affordable Bungalow Ranch Enjoy waterfront paradise with views of Hardy Pond from almost every room in this 2-Bedroom, 1-Bath Adorable Bungalow Ranch offered at $469,900. Stop By My Open House 16 Hiawatha Avenue, Waltham, MA Saturday | November 18th | Noon-1:30pm Take a Peek at 16 Hiawatha Avenue in Waltham Your Private Oasis […]

MARKET UPDATES

Peek at What Sold in Andover Last Month

October 2017 Real Estate Stats – Andover 26 homes sold in Andover* last month. The lowest price was $320K and the highest price was $1.6Million. The sweet spot was in the $400,000 to $449,999 range, where 168 Lowell Street (shown below) sold for 5 percent over the offer price and took just 3 days to […]

REAL ESTATE

My Fabulous, Foliage-Filled Real Estate Ride

Andover, North Andover & Boxford Tuesdays are “Caravan Day” for the Northeast Association of REALTORS®, when members with new listings hold open houses for agents to tour. Last Tuesday there were 14 broker open houses in Andover, North Andover and Boxford, ranging in price from $419K (Andover) to $2.1 Million (Boxford). Perfect Day to Be in […]

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Scarecrows Are Back in Downtown Andover

Festival Runs Till October 28 The 2017 Andover Coalition for Education (ACE) Scarecrow Festival, benefitting Andover Public Schools, started last Saturday. Be sure to get downtown to view the 75 scarecrows created by Andover children and other community groups throughout town. Pick your favorite and enter the online auction and you just might take that scarecrow […]

FACES & PLACES

North Andover Gloss & Glo Nail Salon Opens with 20 Percent Discount Offer

Entryway Sets The Tone Located at the North Andover Mall at 350 Winthrop Avenue, the salon’s exterior masks the luxury inside. Diverse Selection of Nail Polish Two walls of nail polish guarantee you’ll find the right color. Comfortable Manicure Stations The Manicure Center located behind the entryway offers two rows of comfortable manicure stations. Opulent Pedicure […]

MARKET UPDATES

Andover Real Estate Sales Trends Report

Thinking of Buying or Selling a Home in Andover? Get informed on the local real estate market by looking at some key data for the past 12 months and at what’s for sale in Andover today. A Look Back at The Last 12 Months The below graphs show monthly sales trends for Andover properties from September 1, 2016 […]

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Pop-Up Art Show at North Andover Mill

Creative Meet & Mingle With a Touch of History North Andover business owners Darlene Allen and  Danielle (Dee) Dellovo ran a fun Pop-Up Art Show Sunday night in historic East Mill — one of the stately old brick structures lining High Street, connecting the town’s industrial past to its present. Soaring ceilings, magnificent windows, and mile-high brick walls created […]

MARKET UPDATES

Faces & Places on My Real Estate Ride

Follow my blog with Bloglovin North of Boston Lifestyle & Real Estate Blog Thanks for visiting my blog! I’m Linda Lecomte, a REALTOR® with Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage and Your North of Boston Real Estate Connection. Faces and Places On The Move with Linda is  about the faces and places I encounter on my real estate ride […]

REAL ESTATE

Luxury Home Marketing at Boston’s Historic Algonquin Club

2 Days of Networking and Luxury Home Marketing Insight I’m a member of the Institute for Luxury Home Marketing and I recently spent 2 value-packed days at Boston’s Algonquin Club, networking with top agents, getting the Luxury Home Market snapshot in Boston, and staying current on the best ways to serve affluent buyers and sellers. The Algonquin […]