Home Ownership and Maintenance

March 14, 2024

How To Sell A Home With A Failed Septic (Title V) in Massachusetts


Don't forget, if you want to know how to buy a home with a failed septic, I have you covered-


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Okay, how are you? This is Matt Heisler from Vanderbilt Properties and today we're going to do the second part in my ...

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Oct. 30, 2023

5 Spooky Home Inspection Problems that Aren't so Scary


5 Spooky Home Inspection Problems that Aren't so Scary


Transcript Follows! (Note much of transcript is AI generated, so mistakes may be in the text, it's lightly edited). 


Things that I have found that home buyers are universally really, really nervous about but don ...

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March 23, 2022

Buying Foreclosures in Today's Market

Quick Overview to Explain How Foreclosure (REO's) Are bought and sold TODAY


Hey everybody. I appreciate you clicking on this video. And I know you're here because you want a deal on a foreclosure. I've got some good news and some bad news on that front ...

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March 20, 2022

Title V Overivew Massachusetts Septic System Reports Explained


Today in this video, we’re going to cover Title V. It's really about septic systems, and Title V is  the Massachusetts law that covers septic systems installation, and inspections and basically respond to stuff that I like to go over whenever someone's buying a Title 5 property ...

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March 8, 2022

Septic System Component Overview Video

Septic System Component Overview Video



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Hey, how are you today? I am going to go over septic systems In today's example, we’re going to go over the most common type of system that we see in residential real estate in this area. It's all ...

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Jan. 18, 2022

Quick Home Buyer Quiz!


Below is a quick video from our expanding video library.  If you're a first time buyer, (or even a second time), see how comfortable you are with these common issues that we're often helping buyers with.  We discuss:

1) Mortgage costs

2) Betterments

3) Easements ...

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May 11, 2020

Board and Batten DIY Project

Board and Batten DIY Project Easy Trim Upgrade

There are lots of ways to do board and batten.  Board and Batten is a type of trim that is often found in dining rooms, on stairways, and in mudrooms.  It's not nearly as common as standard wainscoting, and ...

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Oct. 22, 2019

Fall Clean Up Check List

That chill in the air means Fall is here!  While most of us want to be outside to enjoy the crisp air and the lovely colors from nature, there are some things to do before Big Bad Winter comes a-knocking.  


Check Your Furnace

  • If you have oil ...
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Oct. 9, 2019

Is 2019 A good time to buy a house?

Is 2019 A good time to buy a house?

If you're wondering if 2019 is a good time to buy a house, this is the post for you!  Let's take a look at the the risks and possibilities going forward. 


Home Prices

With home prices ...

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Dec. 28, 2017

Should You Pre-Pay Your 2018 Property Taxes To Save Money Under the New Tax Laws?

Should you Pre-pay Your 2018 Property Taxes to Save Money

As most people have heard, there are big tax changes coming in 2018.  Here's a brief overview of the changes that affect property taxes.  Be advised, I'm not a licensed accountant, or tax advisor, and everyone ...

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