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FY18 Residential Taxes

The FY18 Residential Tax Rate* in Cambridge, MA is 6.29% and almost half the rate of neighboring Arlington, MA (12.13%).  But in Cambridge, homeowners occupying a primary residence may be eligible for the Cambridge Residential Exemption saving up to $2,132…

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When Is The Best Time To Sell?

When Is The Best Time To Sell? Clients often ask me … “When is the best time to sell?”.  In Cambridge and greater Boston, the largest inventory of homes for sale typically occurs in Spring and early Summer.  On average the…

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Introduction of Tamela Roche

Hello!  I am Tamela Roche Realtor® with RE/MAX Destiny in Cambridge, Massachusetts.  Client service is my passion and it motivates me to provide the best real estate services possible to every Client I represent. With 15 years of residential sales…

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SOLD! 33 Kinnaird Street, Cambridge

JUST SOLD!  Stunning brand new Single Family home with Auxiliary Suite in the coveted Riverside neighborhood.  Entertain with ease in light-filled first level with flow-through living, dining and kitchen with French doors to private patio and garden. Chef’s kitchen boasts 10’…

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Just Listed! Newly-Minted Mansard

Stunning Single Family newly built from the foundation in 2017 at 33 Kinnaird Street, Cambridge in the coveted neighborhood of Riverside awaits your arrival!  Join us at the Open Houses being held Saturday, October 14, 2017 & Sunday, October 15,…

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FY16 Residential Tax Comparison

Residential tax rates vary significantly across cities and towns in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, as do the availability of Residential Exemptions (be sure to visit the website for each city or town assessor to find all possible tax exemptions for…

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What Home Features Are Worth Compromising?

Every homebuyer dreams of finding the perfect home … in the first few weeks of their new home search. Then reality sets in and compromising begins. How do you determine which home features are worth compromising? The best practice is…

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A “Gold Mine Market” for Home Sellers

How is the Market?  Below-average snowfall in January and February 2016 cleared a path for more inventory but sale prices continued to rise as demand out-paced available inventory (bidding wars continue).  The lack of ample housing inventory continues to escalate…

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