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Sampling of Inventory

Every once in a while, it is good to remind our readers that we also work as exclusive buyer’s agents. Time is too limited for us to work in a non-exclusive relationship (though we can limit our exclusivity to certain towns, leaving buyers free to work with other agents in other areas). Often, we are...
Sampling of Available Inventory

Sampling of Available Inventory

Happy 2013! The dead of winter is always the slowest time for real estate in these parts, but inventory is particularly tight this year. We have been getting inquiries from some buyers who are frustrated that most of our listings under our Homes for Sale page are already sold (by the way, not all of the...

New Peacock Farm-Area Offering

There is a new listing in the Pleasant Brook section, adjacent to the Peacock Farm neighborhood, for $699,000, listed with Coldwell Banker. As always, John Tse and Bill Janovitz are always available as buyer agents for this and other brokers’ listings. Contact us for more information.  
Build (Or Restore) Your Dream House on Lincoln's Beaver Pond

Build (Or Restore) Your Dream House on Lincoln’s Beaver Pond

See below for video links. Click any photo to enlarge: Offered at $998,800: 11 Woodcock Lane is a Lincoln nine-plus acre waterfront property sited at the end of level cul-de-sac off of Weston Road. Assessed by the town of Lincoln at $1,034,600, this listing offers a rare value opportunity to preserve a mid-century modernist house...
Architect's Own 2003-Built Home

Architect’s Own 2003-Built Home

Click any photo to enlarge: SOLD: If it is accurate that (as Walter Pierce noted in our discussion) 98% of the homes built in America are not designed by architects, then it partially explains the lowest-common-denominator plan-book design that has resulted in a glut of newly constructed spec houses in this region from the past decade-plus....
California-Style Contemporary in Concord

California-Style Contemporary in Concord

Read about this sale here.
Non-MLS Sale of a California-Style Contemporary in Concord

Non-MLS Sale of a California-Style Contemporary in Concord

Click any photo to enlarge: Photos by John Tse. Every once in a while, a seller might ask us to let our possible buyers clients know that they will be selling their house soon. Usually their idea is that the house is not quite ready, or their circumstances are not yet to the point that...
Loring Hill Lexington -- New Listing

Loring Hill Lexington — New Listing

Click any photo to enlarge: Centrally located in one of Lexington’s most coveted and convenient neighborhoods, Loring Hill, this mid-century ranch was updated and expanded with designs from Lexington architects, Bechtel Frank Erickson. The first-floor master suite was expanded in 2006 with cathedral ceilings and an en suite bathroom with separate shower and whirlpool tub....
See All Our Listings

See All Our Listings

See all homes (and styles) we have listed  for sale here. While the concentration on this site is mid-century modernist real estate around the Boston area, we list, market, and sell all styles of homes found here. We work as buyer and seller agents. Contact us with any questions or requests.
Green Geothermal Charmer in Arlington

Green Geothermal Charmer in Arlington

Sold for over asking price first week on market. See our Homes For Sale link. Reap the benefits of the 2009 investment in a geothermal heating and cooling system in this dormered bungalow-style home at the end of a private way. FIrst used as the parsonage for the church down the hill, the house is...
New American Foursquare Listing in Arlington

New American Foursquare Listing in Arlington

Rarely offered Spy Pond enclave, nestled off of Pleasant Street in Arlington. (UNDER CONTRACT) Enjoy views of Spy Pond from each above-grade room in this American Foursquare (and more here) house, bathing the home in natural light.  Oversized windows and French doors take advantage of the siting. 1997 renovations opened up the kitchen to the...

This Week’s New Listings

Our New listings in Lexington this week: A modern facelift to a 1950s house, posted here (see above, in the slide show), and an affordable, stylish Cape here.