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Looking for a New You in the New Year?

In January, the job search websites go crazy as people start the new year resolved to find work that’s more satisfying. “While thousands of people are dealing with the tragedy of unemployment, many others are looking for jobs that are more fulfilling than the ones they have,” says attorney and author Pamela Samuels Young. In January 2013, job search website Indeed.com... (more)

Holiday Traditions to Start This Year!

Most families create annual holiday traditions that turn into life-long memories – backyard Easter egg hunts, July Fourth beach picnics, festive birthday dinners. But the end-of-year holidays can be so rushed and hectic that we fail to generate the togetherness events our children will always remember. Below are some very cozy and meaningful holiday traditions... (more)

7 Tips for Winter Storm Safety!

As Old Man Winter approaches, millions across the nation are threatened with heavy snow, ice storms and power outages. To help homeowners prepare for the iciness ahead, experts share some tips for winter storm safety! 1. Assemble a dedicated storm box or bucket. Having items on hand like batteries, candles, matches, flashlights, AM radio, water and even extra... (more)

For Sale - Well Maintained Single Family Colonial in Everett!

For Sale in Everett! First Open house Sunday December 15th from 11:30-1pm.  Spacious 5 Bed, 2.5 bath colonial located near the Malden/Medford line. This home has been well maintained over the years and includes a large eat-in kitchen w/oak cabinets, newer appliances, tile backsplash & floor, and a separate dining area. Other features include a brick fireplace,... (more)

Don't Let the Holidays Ruin Your Credit Score: 5 Tips for Success!

  credit Keeping up with your credit score during the holiday season?! Let’s face it, the holidays are upon us, and they may affect your credit score! One’s credit score could take a hit during the holidays in a number of ways. You may see a less than festive dip from overcharging and not paying your credit card bills in a timely manner or by... (more)

Tips for Buying Safe Toys During The Holiday Season!

Buying safe toys can sometimes be a very challenging thing to do, especially now that the holiday season is finally here and many people will be buying toys for children. It’s a nice idea to get children something they like, but it’s more important to buy gifts that are safe and age-appropriate. Before you go shopping, check a list of recalled toys.... (more)

Updating Your Kitchen? Five Steps to Create the Kitchen of Your Dreams

Large open kitchen in a luxury home Updating your kitchen…Overwhelmed?! Well, when you decide to tackle this often times daunting task, you want to do it right. And, you’re not alone. Forty-nine percent of homeowners plan to completely gut their existing kitchen and start with a clean state, according to a recent survey by Houzz.com. Regardless of... (more)

Holiday Lighting Safety Tips!

Holiday lighting safety could be sometimes challenging during the holidays especially when most people have more important things to worry about such as holiday preparation! Here at RE/MAX Leading Edge in Arlington we hope you will enjoy this festive season with family and friends while also remembering a few tips to ensure your holiday lighting displays remain... (more)

When is the best time to refinance your home?

Toy house and money on the graphs. Q: What should you know about refinancing your home?  A:  Refinancing your home can be a daunting task.  Many people flock to refinance while mortgage interest rates are low, especially when rates are at 2% below their existing home loans! Other dynamics, like when to finance, will depend on how long you plan to hold on to your... (more)

10 Reasons to List Your Home During the Holiday Season vs. Waiting Until January!

While there may be less buyers out there, people who look for a home during the holiday season are serious…they are ready to buy! There are fewer homes for buyers to look at during the holidays which means less competition for you…less competition equals more money.  After the holidays the supply of listings increases substantially, which lowers... (more)

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