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Existing-Home Sales Plunge 6.4%, Mortgage Rates Blamed

January 23rd, 2019 by Michael Mahoney

Existing-Home Sales Plunge 6.4%, Mortgage Rates Blamed. Following two consecutive months of increases, existing-home sales dialed back at the end of 2018 and economists pointed to higher mortgage rates for most of last year as one of the main culprits. However, they’re optimistic a turnaround will be in sight for home sales in the spring season, particularly given that mortgage rates have started to decrease in recent weeks.

Fannie Mae: Housing market will stabilize in 2019

January 22nd, 2019 by Michael Mahoney

Fannie Mae: Housing market will stabilize in 2019

Couple Loses $130K Down Payment in Wire Scam

January 22nd, 2019 by Michael Mahoney

A Kansas City, Mo., couple lost their entire $130,000 down payment on a home purchase from a money wire scam that has been increasingly targeting real estate transactions. NAR Resources: Protecting Your Business and Your Clients From Cyberfraud   Ross and Melinda Fulton were purchasing a home to live closer to their daughters and new granddaughter […]

You Won’t Believe This Home is Made of Storage Containers

January 21st, 2019 by Michael Mahoney

  A shipping container for hauling heavy freight in trains, trucks, and ships isn’t often associated with anything glamorous. But the housing industry wants to prove otherwise. This 3,000-square-foot home in Phoenix is made up of stacked shipping containers, but you’d never know it once you walked inside. It’s modern, open designed interiors matches the style and […]

Will Lower Mortgage Rates Escalate Sales Gains?

January 19th, 2019 by Michael Mahoney

Will Lower Mortgage Rates Escalate Sales Gains? From Realtor Magazine:   The real estate industry will soon see what kind of impact weeks of declining mortgage rates have had on home sales. Will it provide the boost some experts are predicting? Since early November, the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage has fallen nearly half a percentage point, […]

Boston eXp Realtor Michael Mahoney on Boston Real Estate Stats

January 16th, 2019 by Michael Mahoney

Boston eXp Realtor Michael Mahoney on Boston Real Estate Stats Michael Mahoney eXp Realty 617-615-9435 mike@mmahoney.com #Boston #realtor #exprealty

Fed Chair Says FED will be Patient with Raising Interest Rates

January 15th, 2019 by Michael Mahoney

Fed Chair Says FED will be Patient with Raising Interest Rates. Play the video below.     Michael Mahoney Realtor eXp Realty Boston 617-615-9435

Fed Reserve Bank will be slow with increasing the interest rate – good for the 2019 home buyer. 

January 15th, 2019 by Michael Mahoney

The Fed Reserve Bank will be slow with increasing the interest rate. This is good for the 2019 home buyer. “At a December news conference, Fed Chairman Jerome H. Powell said the economy remained strong, and the Fed expected to continue to raise rates in 2019. But upset investors had driven down asset prices and […]

What a Government Shutdown Means for REALTORS and Clients

January 14th, 2019 by Michael Mahoney

What a Government Shutdown Means for REALTORS and Clients As of midnight on December 21, 2018, the President and Congress were unable to agree on the provisions of a Continuing Resolution (CR) to fund the federal government. As a result, a partial shutdown of some government operations has occurred. This partial shutdown includes some federal […]

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Greater Boston Real Estate Report SEPT 2018

September 20th, 2018 by Michael Mahoney

Greater Boston Real Estate Report SEPT 2018 by The Greater Boston Real Estate Board.

What You Say Matters – Use Scripts by Tom Ferry

September 8th, 2018 by Michael Mahoney

book of scripts by Tom Ferry.  I would study these Tom Ferry scripts and internalize them.  Read the scripts that are relevant to your daily business on a continual business and watch your business skills improve.

eXp Realty Agents – What You Say Matters Use Scripts by Tom Ferry

August 20th, 2018 by Michael Mahoney

eXp Realty Agents – What You Say Matters Use Scripts by Tom Ferry As a real estate agent with eXp Realty, what you say matters. It’s important that we are communicating with our clients in the most effective manner. A way to ensure that our communication is not a hindrance to our business is to […]

Existing-Home Sales Fade in December; 2017 Sales Up 1.1 Percent

January 25th, 2018 by Michael Mahoney

Existing Homes Sales Up a Percent Point According to National Association of Realtors economist Lawrence Yun

Home Sales Are Rising Despite Supply Woes

November 28th, 2017 by Michael Mahoney

October Housing Report Realtor Michael Mahoney from www.RealtorMag.com

Inventory So Low Even Pepto Pink will Sell

September 28th, 2017 by Michael Mahoney

Inventory So Low Even Pepto Pink will Sell Get the value of your home now… If you are looking for professional advice on how to prepare your home for the market please feel free to reach out to Michael Mahoney.

Reviews

5suzannechapman1208

I selected Mike after having a very unsuccessful experience with a previous broker. He had excellent ideas in helping to sell my house and continued to advertise it with a fresh perspective. His experience helped in a number of ways and I only wish we had... (more)

5goodlife99

This is the second property I have sold in Weymouth MA with Mike as my broker. He research the area and give you all the information you need to decide what to list your property for, so it sells timely. He also helps review and negotiate all offers and is... (more)

5SullyLemmons

We had been trying to sell our condo for well over a year and decided to give Mike a shot at it as he came well recommended. It was not easy for him but he persisted and had success. Even though it wasn't a big sale or profit for him, he acted as though it... (more)

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