Brookline and Chestnut Hill MA Realtor, Ruth Lerner

Real Estate Agent - William Raveis Real Estate
Real Estate agent serving Brookline MA, West Roxbury MA, Brighton MA and Newton MA. I keep my readers informed on the local market trends, and entertained with insider real estate stories.



The Brookline MA single family home market is fairly small, with only 39 houses available today.  A smal market is subject to big changes, as every sale changes the averages. The house price range from roughly $800,000 for a small house on a small lot in Chestnut Hill, to large mansions price int...
Two Bedroom Condo with Parking, Brighton MA New Cleveland Circle listing: two bedroom condo with deeded parking.  Walk to B, C, D lines. Located in a pre-war building, this home is on a high first floor and shares to walls with neighbors!  Private deck, updated eat-in kitchen with gas cooking.  H...
First time home buyers are the spark in the real estate market which gets everyone else moving.  If it wastn't for you, no one could move! When buying your first home, take advice from the post below by Debbie Reynolds.  One of the most important sentences is, "Don't let anyone make you feel stup...
Do You Prefer an Offer at Asking or Over-Asking? Sounds like a dumb question, I know.  Picture this: You are a listing agent in a hot seller's market, with a listing you know has great demand.  You host a busy open house, and then the offers start to come in.  How do you react when you receive th...