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Buying a home can be stressful, aggravating, time consuming, and frustrating. First time home buyers or people relocating into MA have to navigate the challenges of selecting communities, assessing school systems and evaluating commuting routes. Past clients now ready to downsize or relocate to achieve their idyllic retirement lifestyle turn to MABA buyer agents to select locations, neighborhoods, and amenities. Whatever the situation, there are many decisions and factors that affect the home buying process. We are with our clients every step of the way.

As MABA buyer agents, we dedicate our profession, our workdays and our weekends to making the home buying process a better one. Our clients become our friends. Whether it is a 1200 square foot condo or a 5000 square foot ocean-front property, the best moments for us as MABA buyer agents are assisting in making the process smoother, negotiating in your favor, and helping you get the best value for your money. It's not a house to us. It is your home.

Happy Home Buyers - MABA Client Testimonials

Testimonials 2A"No amount of reading or web surfing can equal having a competent professional advising you and looking out for your interests. I do not understand why anyone would buy a house in MA without a MABA buyer's broker. ..."
- Samantha and Brendan, Purchased a home in Marlborough, MA 2012

"Our MABA agent was knowledgeable and guided us every step of the way."
- Joey and Carly, Purchased a home in Haverhill, MA 2012

"It was very helpful to have someone on our side to provide suggestions and recommendations. Our MABA agent gave us honest advice when we really needed it."
- Chris and Rebecca, Purchased a home in Haverhill, MA 2009

"... Thanks to our MABA agent's knowledge, analysis, and guidance, when we found our house, we knew it was the house for us. During the negotiation, we felt confident and secure."
- Samantha and Brendan, Purchased a home in Marlborough, MA 2012

"We always felt that our MABA buyer's agent was working for us and had our best interests in mind."
- Mark and Lisa, Purchased a home in Newton, MA 2010

"There's one final thing we don't understand. Why WOULDN'T potential home buyers work with an MABA agent instead of a regular seller's broker?!"
- Elizabeth and Jason

"You won't go wrong with a MABA buyer agent services."
- Ajoy and Palaka, Purchased a home in Westborough, MA 2010

"The contrast between our MABA buyer's agent and our original seller's realtor was stark."
-Carolyn and Andy, Purchased a home in Hopkinton, MA 2010

"When the seller's broker for our home-to-be asked us why we were working with a buyer broker, the first answer that came to mind was this: working with an MABA agent lowered our anxiety level."
- Wendy and Ned

"We interviewed five buyer's brokers, and our MABA agent was without question the best one. The MABA agent was professional, efficient and attentive."
- Samantha and Brendan, Purchased a home in Marlborough, MA 2012

"We were very pleased with the services provided by our MABA agent and would absolutely recommend him to someone else. We bought a condo and are extremely pleased."
- Beth and Dan, purchased a condo in Revere, MA 2008

"Our MABA buyers agent kept us out of some really bad situations and we really appreciated it. We are so grateful for them helping us through this long and complicated process."
- Joy and Peter, Purchased a home in Southborough, MA

"My MABA Agent put my interests ahead of his own and missed out on quite a bit of potential commission."
-Bought a home in Walpole, MA

"What makes a MABA buyers agent stand out is that they are efficient, on top of everything, and extremely knowledgeable on all aspects of home buying!"
-Bought a home in Sharon, MA

"Our MABA agent was the best we could have hoped for! We really felt he was truly concerned about finding the right house for us."
- Purchased a home in Shrewsbury, MA

"We are veteran real estate purchasers, and our MABA buyers agent's service was the highest we've experienced."
- Al and Callie

"Being a first-time buyer, I felt overwhelmed by the market and the decision but my MABA buyers agent has helped me throughout the journey."
- Marcia

"Our MABA agent listened to our wants and needs and steered us toward appropriate properties."
- Kathleen

"The MABA agent helped us find the perfect home for us at the right price and we felt extremely good about the final deal."
- Heath and Erika

"We have referred our MABA agent to a friend looking to purchase a home and we will continue to do so."
- Erin

 

 
 
 

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  • Massachusetts Pending Home Sales and Median Price Up Again in June

    The Massachusetts Association of Realtors® (MAR) reported today that single-family pending home sales were up over nine percent in June from last year. Pending condominium sales were also up more than 12 percent. The median price for both single-family homes and condos saw a hike, with the single-family median price rising over the $400,000 mark. Realtors® confidence both in the market and in home prices dipped slightly in June. This month’s “Hot Topic” question finds that the majority of Realtors® surveyed have had at least one transaction that was an all-cash deal (i.e. no mortgage involved) since the beginning of the year.

    June Pending Sales: 

    Single Family June 2017 June2016 % Change
    Sales 6,723 6,128 9.7%
    Median Price $410,000 $380,000 7.9%
    • Pending sales have been up 51 of the last 52 months 
    Condominium June2017 June2016 % Change
    Sales 2,596 2,307 12.5%
    Median Price $370,000 $349,900 2.9%
    • Pending sales have been up or flat 20 of the last 22 months 

    “The increase in homes put under agreement this month may be a positive sign for a spring market that has suffered plummeting inventory,” said 2017 MAR President Paul Yorkis, president of Patriot Real Estate in Medway. “However, median prices have continued to rise, which can push some buyers out of the market.”

     
    Realtor® Market and Price Confidence Indexes: 

    Confidence Index June2017 June2016 %Change
    Market 80.73 80.97 -0.29%
    Price 71.79 73.87 -2.82%
    • The Realtor® Market Confidence Index went down for the first time in 27 months
    • The Realtor® Price Confidence Index went down for the first time in six months
    • Measured on a 100-point scale, a score of 50 is the midpoint between a “strong” (100 points) and a “weak” (0 points) market condition  

    “The Realtor® Market Confidence Index has dipped year-over-year for the first time in over two years, indicating that Realtors® are growing concerned about some of their buyers being able to succeed in this market,” said Yorkis. “However, both indexes reveal that ultimately Realtors® remain positive. We just need to see more inventory to keep up with the demand.”

    With home inventory being as tight as it is, you want to give yourself every advantage if you are thinking of buying a home in Massachusetts. For the best possible experience, be sure to work with an agent who is a member of the Massachusetts Association of Buyer Agents.