Title /blog/posts/2011/04/?format=rss A blog feed. en-US Fri, 29 Apr 2011 12:27:00 -0400 Stately Antique Colonial, 15 Acres - Fabulous Shelburne, Mass Location https://www.wandamooney.com/blog/posts/2011/04/29/stately-antique-colonial-15-acres-fabulous-shelburne-mass-location/ <table> <tbody> <tr> <td align="center"><a href= "http://www.visualtour.com/showvt.asp?t=2452364" style= "color: #0967ad;text-decoration: none" target="_blank"><img alt="" height="150" src= "http://www.visualtour.com/tours/2011/02452000/2452364/photo.jpg" style="border: 0;padding-top: 10px;vertical-align: middle" width= "200" /></a></td> </tr> <tr> <td align="center"><a href= "http://www.visualtour.com/showvt.asp?t=2452364" style= "color: #0967ad;text-decoration: none" target="_blank"><img alt= "Play VisualTour" border="0" src= "https://s3.amazonaws.com/files.usmre.com/5577/blog/misc/playbutton_animated.gif" style="padding-bottom: 2px" /></a></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> Uncategorized Fri, 29 Apr 2011 12:27:00 -0400 Massachusetts Best in 2011 - Yankee Magazine https://www.wandamooney.com/blog/posts/2011/04/28/massachusetts-best-in-2011-yankee-magazine/ <div class="separator" style="clear: both;text-align: center"> <a href= "https://s3.amazonaws.com/files.usmre.com/5577/imagesCAFAE50V.jpg" style= "clear: left;float: left;margin-bottom: 1em;margin-right: 1em"><img border="0" height="170" src= "https://s3.amazonaws.com/files.usmre.com/5577/blog/misc/imagesCAFAE50V.jpg" width= "200" /></a></div> <p>Yankee Magazine's 2011 Best in Massachusetts &nbsp;is now available on line for you to see. &nbsp;Some of the names will look familiar to you. &nbsp; This list is a great start to checking out some of the area's attractions.</p> <p>Congratulations to Mike and Tony for making the list! &nbsp;Love their pizza.<br /> &nbsp;<br /> <a href="http://bit.ly/lZumXS">http://bit.ly/lZumXS</a></p> <p><a href="http://bit.ly/lZumXS"></a></p> Uncategorized Thu, 28 Apr 2011 22:53:00 -0400 Pioneer Valley Real Estate Sales Update - Foreclosures Falling https://www.wandamooney.com/blog/posts/2011/04/26/pioneer-valley-real-estate-sales-update-foreclosures-falling/ <div class="separator" style="clear: both;text-align: center"> <a href= "https://s3.amazonaws.com/files.usmre.com/5577/9507691-small.jpg" style= "clear: left;float: left;margin-bottom: 1em;margin-right: 1em"><img border="0" height="320" src= "https://s3.amazonaws.com/files.usmre.com/5577/blog/misc/9507691-small.jpg" width= "96" /></a></div> <p><span class="Apple-style-span" style= "color: #444e5c;font-family: Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;font-size: 13px;line-height: 20px"> In Franklin County, sales fell 9.1 percent, from 77 to 70 houses, and the median price fell from $165,000 to $155,500.</span><span class="Apple-style-span" style= "color: #444e5c;font-family: Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;font-size: 13px;line-height: 20px">&nbsp;</span><span class="Apple-style-span" style= "color: #444e5c;font-family: Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;font-size: 13px;line-height: 20px"><br style="border-bottom-width: 0px;border-color: initial;border-left-width: 0px;border-right-width: 0px;border-style: initial;border-top-width: 0px;margin-bottom: 0px;margin-left: 0px;margin-right: 0px;margin-top: 0px;padding-bottom: 0px;padding-left: 0px;padding-right: 0px;padding-top: 0px;vertical-align: bottom" /> </span><span class="Apple-style-span" style= "color: #444e5c;font-family: Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;font-size: 13px;line-height: 20px"><br style="border-bottom-width: 0px;border-color: initial;border-left-width: 0px;border-right-width: 0px;border-style: initial;border-top-width: 0px;margin-bottom: 0px;margin-left: 0px;margin-right: 0px;margin-top: 0px;padding-bottom: 0px;padding-left: 0px;padding-right: 0px;padding-top: 0px;vertical-align: bottom" /> </span><span class="Apple-style-span" style= "color: #444e5c;font-family: Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;font-size: 13px;line-height: 20px">There was some good news on the foreclosure front, with the number of completed mortgage foreclosures falling all over the Pioneer Valley.</span><span class="Apple-style-span" style= "color: #444e5c;font-family: Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;font-size: 13px;line-height: 20px">&nbsp;</span><span class="Apple-style-span" style= "color: #444e5c;font-family: Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;font-size: 13px;line-height: 20px"><br style="border-bottom-width: 0px;border-color: initial;border-left-width: 0px;border-right-width: 0px;border-style: initial;border-top-width: 0px;margin-bottom: 0px;margin-left: 0px;margin-right: 0px;margin-top: 0px;padding-bottom: 0px;padding-left: 0px;padding-right: 0px;padding-top: 0px;vertical-align: bottom" /> </span><br /> <span class="Apple-style-span" style= "color: #444e5c;font-family: Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;font-size: 13px;line-height: 20px"> <br /></span><br /> <span class="Apple-style-span" style= "color: #444e5c;font-family: Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;font-size: 13px;line-height: 20px"> <b>Read more about the market:</b></span><br /> <span class="Apple-style-span" style= "color: #444e5c;font-family: Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;font-size: x-small"> <span class="Apple-style-span" style= "line-height: 20px">http://bit.ly/hN8aD3</span></span><br /> <span class="Apple-style-span" style= "color: #444e5c;font-family: Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;font-size: x-small"> <span class="Apple-style-span" style="line-height: 20px"><br /> </span></span></p> Uncategorized Tue, 26 Apr 2011 16:34:00 -0400 West County Newest Attraction - Its a Maze! https://www.wandamooney.com/blog/posts/2011/04/25/west-county-newest-attraction-its-a-maze/ <p>I was reading the Shelburne Falls and West County Independent and was pleased to see the Hicks Family is going to have a corn maze at their farm on Route 2. &nbsp;This is a great idea and I'm sure people will love it. &nbsp;This July the family will cut the pattern of the maze in the field with the hopes of opening up to the public in September. &nbsp;Their field is located on the corner of Route 2 and Burrington Road in Charlemont which is next to the Charlemont Academy. &nbsp; Looking forward to seeing the new attraction in town!</p> Uncategorized Mon, 25 Apr 2011 13:07:00 -0400 Greenfield Community College Renovations Now Complete! https://www.wandamooney.com/blog/posts/2011/04/22/greenfield-community-college-renovations-now-complete/ <div class="separator" style="clear: both;text-align: center"> <a href= "https://s3.amazonaws.com/files.usmre.com/5577/4.22_GCC_Entrance_area_pf.jpg" style="margin-left: 1em;margin-right: 1em"><img border="0" height= "213" src= "https://s3.amazonaws.com/files.usmre.com/5577/blog/misc/4.22_GCC_Entrance_area_pf.jpg" width="320" /></a></div> <div class="photo_caption" style= "color: #222222;font-family: Verdana, sans-serif;font-size: 11px;font-weight: bold;line-height: 19px"> Greenfield Community College personnel, state legislators, state officials and students gathered in front of the newest 89,000-square-foot renovated section of the campus on Thursday, to commemorate the completion of the project. Improvements in the $31 million renovation include a new library and cafeteria.</div> <div>Read all about it -&nbsp;<a href= "http://www.recorder.com/article/gcc-unveils-renovated-areas">http://www.recorder.com/article/gcc-unveils-renovated-areas</a></div> <div class="photo_byline" style= "color: #222222;font-family: Verdana, sans-serif;font-size: 11px;font-weight: bold;line-height: 19px;margin-top: 12px"> </div> Uncategorized Fri, 22 Apr 2011 11:11:00 -0400 7th Annual Pottery Tour - Pioneer Valley, Mass Region https://www.wandamooney.com/blog/posts/2011/04/21/7th-annual-pottery-tour-pioneer-valley-mass-region/ <p>On Saturday, April 30th and Sunday, May 1st local pottery studios will open their doors for the Asparagus Valley Pottery Trail from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. &nbsp;A total of 10 studios will be open. &nbsp; What a great event and an opportunity to preview some fabulous artwork. &nbsp;For a complete list of the participating artist's and map to where everyone is located, visit: &nbsp;<a href= "http://www.asparagusvalleypotterytrail.com/">http://www.asparagusvalleypotterytrail.com/</a></p> Uncategorized Thu, 21 Apr 2011 12:53:00 -0400 Charming New Home Listed for Sale in Buckland, Mass - $189,000 https://www.wandamooney.com/blog/posts/2011/04/19/charming-new-home-listed-for-sale-in-buckland-mass-189-000/ <table> <tbody> <tr> <td align="center"><a href= "http://www.visualtour.com/showvt.asp?t=2452390" style= "color: #0967ad;text-decoration: none" target="_blank"><img alt="" height="150" src= "http://www.visualtour.com/tours/2011/02452000/2452390/photo.jpg" style="border: 0;padding-top: 10px;vertical-align: middle" width= "200" /></a></td> </tr> <tr> <td align="center"><a href= "http://www.visualtour.com/showvt.asp?t=2452390" style= "color: #0967ad;text-decoration: none" target="_blank"><img alt= "Play VisualTour" border="0" src= "https://s3.amazonaws.com/files.usmre.com/5577/blog/misc/playbutton_animated.gif" style="padding-bottom: 2px" /></a></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> Uncategorized Tue, 19 Apr 2011 19:12:00 -0400 Franklin County, Mass Home Show and Green Fair https://www.wandamooney.com/blog/posts/2011/04/16/franklin-county-mass-home-show-and-green-fair/ <div class="separator" style="clear: both;text-align: center"> </div> <p>Looking for something to do this weekend. &nbsp;Check out the Franklin County Home Show and Green Fair at the Franklin County Fairgrounds in Greenfield.</p> <p>More for information visit&nbsp;<a href= "http://www.franklincc.org/">http://www.franklincc.org/</a></p> Uncategorized Sat, 16 Apr 2011 13:53:00 -0400 20% Down Payment Rule Starts April 2011 | Mortgages For The Few, Renting For the Many https://www.wandamooney.com/blog/posts/2011/04/06/20-down-payment-rule-starts-april-2011-mortgages-for-the-few-renting-for-the-many/ <p>This is important - please listen to the video. &nbsp;Lending rules are changing and we need to be aware of what is happening.</p> <p><a href= "http://realestateinsidernews.com/breaking-real-estate-news/20-down-payment-rule-starts-april-2011-mortgages-for-the-few-renting-for-the-many/?sms_ss=blogger&at_xt=4d9c9bed421cdce2%2C0"> 20% Down Payment Rule Starts April 2011 | Mortgages For The Few, Renting For the Many</a></p> Uncategorized Wed, 06 Apr 2011 17:50:00 -0400 Jump in Massachusetts Pending Sales https://www.wandamooney.com/blog/posts/2011/04/05/jump-in-massachusetts-pending-sales/ <p><span class="Apple-style-span" style= "font-family: 'lucida grande', tahoma, verdana, arial, sans-serif;line-height: 14px"> The market in Franklin County is picking up now that winter is behind us and warmer&nbsp;</span><br /> <span class="Apple-style-span" style= "font-family: 'lucida grande', tahoma, verdana, arial, sans-serif;line-height: 14px"> weather&nbsp;</span><span class="Apple-style-span" style= "font-family: 'lucida grande', tahoma, verdana, arial, sans-serif;line-height: 14px">is on its way. I am meeting with several sellers and anticipate a substantial&nbsp;</span><br /> <span class="Apple-style-span" style= "font-family: 'lucida grande', tahoma, verdana, arial, sans-serif;line-height: 14px"> increase in&nbsp;</span><span class="Apple-style-span" style= "font-family: 'lucida grande', tahoma, verdana, arial, sans-serif;line-height: 14px">inventory within the next 30 days. My showing appointments have also</span><br /> <span class="Apple-style-span" style= "font-family: 'lucida grande', tahoma, verdana, arial, sans-serif;line-height: 14px"> increased drastically so this is all good news that everyone needs to hear. I will</span><br /> <span class="Apple-style-span" style= "font-family: 'lucida grande', tahoma, verdana, arial, sans-serif;line-height: 14px"> continued to keep you posted on the market so stay tuned . .</span><span class="Apple-style-span" style= "font-family: 'lucida grande', tahoma, verdana, arial, sans-serif;line-height: 14px">&nbsp;</span><br /> <span class="Apple-style-span" style= "font-family: 'lucida grande', tahoma, verdana, arial, sans-serif;line-height: 14px"> <br /></span><br /> <span class="Apple-style-span" style= "font-family: 'lucida grande', tahoma, verdana, arial, sans-serif;line-height: 14px"> Check out the report about the the jump in Massachusetts Pending Home Sales &nbsp;<a href= "http://bit.ly/dMAIGg">http://bit.ly/dMAIGg</a></span></p> Uncategorized Tue, 05 Apr 2011 21:59:00 -0400