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What to Know About Septic Systems in the Berkshires

If you’ve had a sewer line connected to your home, the whole…

What Are Common Closing Costs in Massachusetts?

“What are common closing costs in Massachusetts?” This is…
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What is Title Insurance in Massachusetts?

One of the most common questions we get from buyers is, “what…
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What Are a Realtor’s Responsibilities When Talking About Zoning?

What ARE a realtor’s responsibilities when talking about…
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What is a Nominee Trust in Massachusetts?

It is common for home buyers in Massachusetts to take…
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Can Text Messages Form a Binding Real Estate Contract?

In Massachusetts, real estate contracts or agreements must be in writing. Traditionally, this means that a real estate sale agreement must be set out in a purchase and sale agreement, signed by all parties. However, the world has gone digital; this drastically changes this rule. Can text messages form a binding real estate contract? Read on.