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Client Testimonials

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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  • Closed Home Sales Down in April After Record Inventory Lows and Rising Prices

    Median Sales Prices Have Seen Year-Over-Year Increases for 19 Straight Months

    WALTHAM, Mass. – May 23, 2017 – The Massachusetts Association of Realtors® (MAR) reported today that low inventory and rising prices caught up to the spring market, with single-family home sales decreasing over eight percent from this time last year. Both single-family and condominium prices saw a hike. Condominium sales decreased almost 10 percent from April 2016.

    April Closed Sales:

    Single-Family April 2017 April 2016 %Change
    Sales 3,735 4,082 -8.5%
    Median Price $362,500 $349,900 +3.6%
    • Closed sales have been down for four out of the last 12 months
    • Median prices have been up or flat for 16 out of the last 17 months
    Condominium April 2017 April 2016 %Change
    Sales 1,455 1,607 -9.5%
    Median Price $345,000 $329,950 +4.6%
    • Closed sales have been down for four out of the last 12 months
    • Median prices have been up or flat for 16 out of the last 17 months

    “With the current trend of plunging inventory and rising prices, the odds were strong that sales increases of the winter market would be unsustainable through the spring,” said 2017 MAR President Paul Yorkis, president of Patriot Real Estate in Medway. “The demand is there; we just need more homes on the market to satisfy that demand.”

    Inventory and Days on Market:

    Single-Family April 2017 April 2016 %Change
    Inventory 13,234 19,392 -31.8%
    Months of Supply 2.7 4.0 -32.5%
    Days on Market 81 107 -24.3%
    New Listings 7,706 8,513 -9.5%
    • 62nd time in the last 63 months of year-over-year inventory decreases
    Condominium April 2017 April 2016 %Change
    Inventory 1,455 1,607 -9.5%
    Months of Supply 2.0 2.8 -28.6%
    Days on Market 60 78 -23.1%
    New Listings 2,640 2,971 -11.1%
    • Inventory down for 16 out of the last 17 months

    “Unfortunately, our existing level of inventory makes it hard for us to meet our current and future housing needs,” said Yorkis. “If we don’t do anything soon, it will have a negative impact on the entire Massachusetts economy.”

    If you are thinking of buying a home anywhere in the state of Massachusetts, it is in your best interest to work with a member of the Massachusetts Association of Buyer Agents. These men and women are dedicated to working exclusively on your behalf to ensure that you have the best possible home-buying experience. Find a MABA agent here.