Massachusetts Real Estate Blog

  • New Listings – Braintree

    BY Herbert W. Raymond & Son

    Up to date listings in Braintree.......

  • New Listings in Weymouth

    BY Herbert W. Raymond & Son

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  • Little Decorator Details That Can Hinder Your Home Sale

    BY Herbert W. Raymond & Son

    We get it … you want your home to be uniquely you … you want it to express your personality … you want colors that make you happy! But wait!  Now you want to sell this home and move on to a new canvass on which to express yourself. Which of yo...

  • What to Know about Fall Leaves and Your Home

    BY Herbert W. Raymond & Son

    This time of year, leaves turn beautiful shades of red, vermillion, orange and yellow. We enjoy their beauty. We take photographs. We collect them. Our children play in them. For a homeowner, however, leaves pose the possibility of damage to thei...

  • Should I Sell As-Is?

    BY Herbert W. Raymond & Son

    As one of the most difficult decisions in real estate marketing, the idea of selling "as-is" (without making any repairs, renovations, or upgrades) appeals to homeowners needing to sell quickly or that are cash strapped. Can you do it? Yes. Sho...

  • Rearranging Deck Chairs on the Titanic

    BY Herbert W. Raymond & Son

    Okay, so it's not the Titanic. It's your new house and you can't seem to make your older furniture fit. Buying new furniture is out of the questions, so how do you make your round pegs fit into those square holes? Make a plan Literally … make...

  • 9 Ways to Celebrate Independence in Your New Home

    BY Herbert W. Raymond & Son

    No matter when you close on your new home, there's probably a holiday just around the corner giving you the perfect opportunity to host a party in your new digs. With Independence Day coming up, here are some ideas for celebrating your independence f...

  • Pamper Your Home with More Spring Cleaning Tips

    BY Herbert W. Raymond & Son

    We all love a good pampering. Your home is no different. A little spring sprucing gives you house that extra special attention it needs. Whether you start on the inside or the outside, give your home some special treatment and it will reward you with...

  • Basketball Themed Home Makeovers for March Madness

    BY Herbert W. Raymond & Son

    With NCAA Final Four Basketball finals coming up, basketball themed bedrooms, game rooms, theater rooms and garages stoke dreams of future champions. Give a makeover to a space in your house and score big time with March Madness fans and upgrade your...

  • Smart Selling to Today’s Homebuyers

    BY Herbert W. Raymond & Son

    If you're considering selling now that the housing market outlook is improving, take a few moments to consider how buyers have changed what they look for in the home buying process. During the past six years, changes in how buyers communicate, share ...