First Time Buyer

March 27, 2019

FHA, 203K & Other Multifamily Mortgage Programs

Dec. 4, 2018

So You Want to Live in Mattapan (A Boston Magazine Neighborhoods Feature)

Willie Mandrell of The Mandrell Company was asked by Megan Johnson of Boston Magazine to discuss the Real Estate market in Mattapan. The article featured below was originally posted on www.BostonMagazine.com and linked below. Please reach out if you would like to consider your options in Mattapan: (617 ...

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Dec. 4, 2018

Boston is Ranked #3 Most Expensive Rental Market

Boston is Ranked #3 Most Expensive Rental Market

Article & Photo Source: Zumper.com

Zumper ranked Boston as the third most expensive rental market in the United States.

Boston moved up two spots, with one-bedroom rent growing 3.3% to $2,480. Two-bedroom rent saw no fluctuation at $2,700/month. 

A major benefit of working with one of our ...

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Dec. 27, 2016

My First Investment Property Purchase!

On December 14th, 2016 I finally closed on my first rental property! For over a year I have been educating myself as much as possible in real estate investing to one day finally take the plunge. That day finally came. A couple of months ago, a property on the MLS ...

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Sept. 15, 2016

Essential Landlord Tools, Mastering Your Rental Market And Marketing Your Rental Units

In our latest series of educational webinars, we explored the topic of self-managing your rental properties vs. hiring a property manager. Even if you initially plan to self-manage your properties, it is important to still a factor in the cost of hiring a property manager. In the first of four ...

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July 23, 2016

Break These Habits To Get From Paycheck to Paycheck TO Owning Your First Home (Pt. 3)

Over the past few days, we've reviewed some habits to get from living paycheck to paycheck to owning your own home. Below are some more habits you should consider altering if your long-term goal is to build wealth. I think everything in moderation is okay but it is human nature ...

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July 15, 2016

Break These Habits To Get From Paycheck to Paycheck TO Owning Your First Home (Pt. 2)

We discussed some habits to get from living paycheck to paycheck to owning your own home last week. Let's review some more habits you should consider altering if your long-term goal is to build wealth. 

6. Buying Brand-Name Products

Consumers find comfort in using brands they know and ...

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July 11, 2016

Break These Habits To Get From Paycheck to Paycheck TO Owning Your First Home (Pt. 1)

I don't think the majority of Americans willingly blow their paycheck weekly/monthly. It's hardly ever a big purchase but several smaller, seemingly insignificant purchases that keep us living paycheck to paycheck. Let's take a look at some of the obvious and not so obvious suspects that ...

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June 30, 2016

Should You Reconsider Buying A House Now?

The majority of Bostonians hate writing a check to their landlord every month, particularly if you live in Roxbury, Jamaica Plain, and Lower Mills areas. Sometimes you are cursed with noisy neighbors, or a super strict landlord who is looking for any reason to push you out so he can get ...
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June 22, 2016

What Is The First Step In The Home Buying Process?

In our next topic of conversation with Elizabeth Newcombe, we asked her what the first step in the home buying process is. Liz is involved in this process on a regular basis so getting her perspective on the topic is very beneficial. For anyone looking to purchase a home in ...

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