September 2023 Cape Cod Housing Market Update

The Cape Cod real estate market is in a league of its own, defying expectations and continuing its relentless surge. For a comprehensive understanding of the current state of affairs, we’ve compiled the latest statistics that provide a bird’s eye view of the real estate landscape in Barnstable County. In this blog, we’ll dive into … Continued

How to Prevent Foreclosure: Guide for Cape Cod Homeowners

Disclaimer The information provided in this article is for informational purposes only and should not be considered as legal advice. For specific guidance tailored to your situation, consult with a qualified attorney or financial advisor. Owning a home is a significant milestone, but it also comes with its share of responsibilities. One of the most … Continued

Navigating Property Division on a Cape Cod Divorce

If you’re facing the challenging process of divorce, you’re probably grappling with an array of emotional and logistical concerns. One burning question often surrounds what to do with shared properties, especially on Cape Cod, where real estate is a significant asset. This article aims to provide you with various options for handling Cape Cod real … Continued

Exploring the 14-Day Tax-Free Opportunity on Cape Cod

Are you a homeowner on Cape Cod, enjoying the scenic beauty as either your primary residence or a cherished second home? If so, you might be intrigued by a tax strategy that could provide you with some extra, tax-free income without the complexities of becoming a full-time short term rental property manager. Known colloquially as … Continued

August 2023 Cape Cod Housing Market Update

As we bid farewell to summer and embrace the cozy vibes of fall, it’s crucial for prospective real estate buyers and sellers in Barnstable County to stay informed about the ever-changing market dynamics. In this blog post, we’ll delve into the latest national and local real estate trends, inventory and sales statistics, and buyer and … Continued

Understanding Rate Buy Downs in Cape Cod Real Estate

Cape Cod, with its picturesque landscapes and charming seaside towns, has always been a coveted destination for homeowners. Whether you’re a seller looking to attract buyers or a buyer searching for the perfect Cape Cod home, it’s crucial to understand the concept of rate buy-downs in the real estate market. In this blog post, we’ll … Continued

Assessing FEMA’s Risk Rating 2.0 on Cape Cod Flood Rates

Cape Cod, with its picturesque coastal homes and scenic landscapes, is a beloved destination for many. However, the region faces the challenges of rising sea levels and increased flood risks. Recent changes in flood insurance rates have left Cape Cod property owners with numerous questions and concerns. In this article, we will delve into the … Continued

Cape Cod Property Values: Appraisal vs. Broker View

In the world of real estate transactions, determining the value of a property is a critical step. Two commonly used methods for assessing property value are appraisals and broker opinions of value. While both serve the purpose of estimating a property’s worth, they are distinct processes with unique characteristics. In this blog, we will explore … Continued

June 2023 Cape Cod Housing Market Update

Discover the latest Cape Cod real estate results for June 2023! We have compiled the housing statistics for Barnstable County, including the Hot Town Summary Report and the Comparison of Sales Price to Asking Price. Let’s delve into the highlights and insights from the data. June 2023 Cape Cod Real Estate Highlights: July 2023 Cape … Continued

Title V Changes for Nitrogen Areas on Cape Cod

The Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (MassDEP) has introduced new regulations that amend Title V for Nitrogen Sensitive Areas (NSAs) in Barnstable County. This move aims to bolster the protection of embayments and estuaries on Cape Cod from nitrogen pollution originating primarily from wastewater. These regulations are the result of a settlement between the Conservation … Continued