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Bill Gassett
Works at RE/MAX Executive Realty
Attended Northeastern University
Lives in Hopkinton, MA
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Chattin With A Guy at The Club When His Favorite Song Comes On

This could also be when you nailed that listing you really wanted!
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Top Must Read Massachusetts Real Estate Blogs
I was just notified my real estate blog was mentioned as one of the top in Massachusetts.

There are some excellent blogs in the list - take a look when you get a chance. If you are an avid Twitter user all the handles of these real estate blogs are included.

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We buy homes in any condition. Specializing in north shore, MA properties.
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Thanks +Debbie Drummond I put the effort in  - I guess you have to like it:)
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How to Find Your First Home
Finding a first home is an exciting time but it is also very easy to make mistakes if you are not careful.

+Andrew Fortune has put together some excellent suggestions for first time buyers to make the home buying process go smoothly including researching before looking, getting a solid pre-approval letter and selecting a top Realtor among others.

Andrew has some excellent resources as well including those of +Kyle Hiscock +Debbie Drummond +Karen Highland and others.

Take a look and share for those up coming first time buyers!

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Thinking of starting the home buying process but don't know how to? Here are some excellent tips on how to start the home buying process for the 1st time!
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Excellent article +Andrew Fortune​ and +Kyle Hiscock​. Thanks for sharing it +Bill Gassett​
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Why is Removing Radon From Water So Important?
There are many who know about radon and the fact it enters our homes from underground.

What many do not realize is the fact that it can also be found in our water supplies. Radon is a deadly gas that should be removed from our homes.

Did you know that it is the second leading cause of lung cancer behind smoking cigarettes?

See how you can remove radon from well water here.

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Most people have heard of radon but lots have no idea what it is and how it can effect your health. Radon is a tasteless and odorless gas that comes from the ground and enters are homes. There is...
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Fracking enhances Radon emissions
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Small Improvements That Have Big Impact When Selling Your Home!
When you are selling a home first impressions are everything.

Home that are in great shape sell quicker and for money than those that are not.

Sometimes a seller however does not have the dough to make major improvements. +Karen Highland however points out that you can do some things on a budget that can make a real impact.

Take a look at her super article and share if you find helpful.

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Small Home Improvements That Make A Big Impact, you don't have to spend a fortune and take on major projects to give your home more appeal to today's buyers. Small improvements can go a long way.
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Absolutely +Karen Highland !
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Is Renting to Own a Good Idea For A Buyer?
Do you know what the pro's and con's are for entering into a rent to own contract?

There are many people who do not truly understand the concept of this type of real estate transaction.

Recently I was interviewed by the Totally Home Improvement blog to share my thoughts on a rent to own situation. Take a look and see why renting may or may not be a good idea for you.

I recently published an article by Nicholas Brown who works for and it got me thinking, why do buyers enter into rent to own arrangements, and are they a good idea? Before we delve into the question it would probably help to ensure you know what I'm talking about so I'll ...
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Interesting concept! Food for thought :) 
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The Best Mortgage and Financial Advice Articles
Are you using Listly as a content marketing tool? If not you are missing out on an excellent opportunity.

Here is listly list I just created showcasing some excellent mortgage and financial advice articles. Take a look as I put the spotlight on some excellent advice from +Kyle Hiscock +Loans101 +Lynn Pineda +Debbie Drummond +Karen Highland +Anita Clark +Andrew Fortune +Inlanta Mortgage - Madison +Shanne Sleder and a few others.

Take a look and see how easy it is to use Listly for your content marketing.

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Here are some of the best mortgage and financial advice articles from numerous real estate, mortgage and financial experts. Use these tips and advice to make smart financial decisions. | How to Get The Best Mortgage, Preparation Tips For Getting a Mortgage, What's The Difference Between Mortgage Pre-approval and Pre-qualification, Guidelines for Homebuyers Using Gift Money When Purchasing a Home, How Do Real Estate Capital Gains Taxes Work, A Com...
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Good compilation from some great experts!
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The Biggest Social Media Fails From Real Estate Agents
There is something about real estate agents that they just can't get out of their blood - the need to be selling on social media when they should be building relationships instead!

Many Realtors are clueless when it comes to social media because their instinct in every social networks is to blast their listings into peoples face. What a way to FAIL.

In the article I will share how real estate agents are failing in all the social networks including:

Facebook Faults
Twitter Turmoils
Pinterest Problems
Linkedin Lapses
Google+ Goof-ups

Do you know any real estate agents that are making these mistakes?

If so make sure you share this article with them!

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Bill Gassett By Bill Gassett It’s no secret that social media is a must in the world of real estate. Today’s buyers and sellers turn the to various...
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So many veteran agents +Bill Gassett.  I see it on every platform and often wonder who is advising them, if anyone.  We must spread the word.
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58 Experts Share The Best Tools to do Keyword Research
Do you find it hard to figure out what keywords you should be focusing on when creating your content?

58 Experts have weighed in on the best tools for your keyword research. Take a look and find out what they are!

H/T +Jacob Grant Property Management 

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58 online marketing experts reveal their top 3 tools for SEO and PPC keyword research. Surprisingly, the most voted tool is NOT the Google keyword planner!
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Cheers +Bill Gassett! You made the connection :)
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Killer Tips For Organizing Your Stuff For Storage
Often times when selling a home the timing does not work out perfectly so that you can transition from one home to the next.

There are times when a buyer wants to close quickly and you have not located your next home purchase. In these situations temporary storage can become a priority.

In the article I share some of the best tips for organizing your stuff for storage. When you are well prepared your move will go a lot more smoothly.

There are some excellent references in the article including one from +Anita Clark.

Take a look and if you find the article helpful please consider socially sharing.

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See the best tips for organizing your stuff for storage. Learn how to prepare for your things to be moved with ease and less stress.
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Thanks for the comps +David Cronnin !
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Comprehensive Guide to Short Sale Success
While short sales around the country are no longer in vogue like they once were, there are still some folks that need financial help.

I have put together a compilation of some of the top articles I have written on short sales over at +Storify.

If you are not familiar with Storify it is a great content sharing platform that easily allows you take magnify your reach and visibility.

If you have never checked it out I would encourage you to do so! See  how I have incorporated this funny RE/MAX video on picking the right Realtor when going through a short sale.

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A short sale is a specialized type of real estate transaction where a lender agrees to sell a home for less than the balance owned on the mortgage. If you are in need of short selling your home it is crucial you hire a short sale Realtor! This should be someone who understands these transactions!
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You can lead a horse to water but you can't make em drink +Adrienne Hollis !
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10 Killer Money Saving First Time Home Buyer Tips
While buying a home for the first time can be very exciting, there is a lot of financial responsibility that comes along with it.

Of course saving as much money possible should be a consideration for anyone buying a home but especially a first time buyer.

In their outstanding article +Jacob Grant Property Management provides some exceptional tips on how to go about buying a home for the first time.

By following their advice you will surely save yourself not only money but some stress as well! Within the article you will see some terrific resources to other helpful first time buyer and finance articles including +Veterans United +Tim Lucas +RISMedia +Andrew Fortune and +Kyle Hiscock.

If you are going to be buying a home for the first time make sure you have a look at some of these super tips.

Please consider sharing socially if you find the article to be helpful.

#realestate #firsttimehomebuyer #mortgage  
This post was written by Jake Durtschi, the owner of Jacob Grant Property Management located in Idaho Falls, Idaho. Jake and his team manage over 400 rental pro
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Thanks +Sheila Hensley, glad you enjoyed the post :)
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Top producing Realtor building lasting relationships through Real Estate
Metrowest Massachusetts Realtor

Top RE/MAX Realtor with 25 years experience selling Real Estate in all of Metrowest Massachusetts and surrounding areas. I specialize in representing home sellers by providing exceptional Real Estate marketing that allows for their homes to sell quicker and closer to asking price.

My Real Estate services are provided primarily in the following Massachusetts towns: Ashland, Bellingham, Blackstone, Douglas, Framingham, Franklin, Grafton, Holliston, Hopkinton, Hopedale, Medway, Mendon, Milford, Millbury, Millville, Northboro, Northbridge, Shrewsbury, Southborough, Sutton, Wayland, Westborough, Whitinsville, Worcester, Upton and Uxbridge Massachusetts.

You can see my Real Estate sites at Maximum Real Estate Exposure and Metrowest Massachusetts Real Estate.

I also have a blog called Massachusetts Real Estate News where I discuss Real Estate topics I am passionate about.

I am very proud of the fact I have been one of the top 5 RE/MAX agents in Massachusetts for twelve out of the last thirteen years. In 2012 I was the #1 RE/MAX agent in all of New England with involvement in 116 Real Estate transactions. As a top producing Realtor, I strive to give my clients the type of experience that will make them want to recommend me to friends and relatives.

I am big fan of SEO and social media and often share my knowledge with those that need help.

I work for RE/MAX Executive Realty which has offices in Hopkinton, Franklin, Holliston, Grafton and Medfield.

You can reach me at 508-435-5356 or email at

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The Top Social Media Fails in Real Estate By Realtors

Bill Gassett By Bill Gassett It’s no secret that social media is a must in the world of real estate. Today’s buyers and sellers turn the to

How to Prepare Your Stuff For Storage

See the best tips for organizing your stuff for storage. Learn how to prepare for your things to be moved with ease and less stress.

Is Renting to Own a Good Idea When Buying a Home

Bill Gassett's insight: One of the questions that some potential home buyers or renters will ask themselves is whether or not renting to own

10 Money-Saving Tips for First-Time Home Buyers

This post was written by Jake Durtschi, the owner of Jacob Grant Property Management located in Idaho Falls, Idaho. Jake and his team manage

Is Rent to Own a Good Idea for Buying a House? | Totally Home Improvement

I recently published an article by Nicholas Brown who works for and it got me thinking, why do buyers enter into rent to o

How to Get The Best Mortgage Rates

Tips on how to get the best mortgage both for the long term benefits, as well as the short term needs. The best mortgage could end up saving

Home Appraisal Q&A: 13 Real Estate Appraisal Questions

Getting a home appraisal is always an important part of buying a home and a requirement for getting a mortgage. Major changes have taken pla

Does Your Home Have Curb Appeal

Does Your Home Have Curb Appeal provided as a courtesy by Anita Clark with Coldwell Banker SSK Realtors in Warner Robins GA.

Mistakes To Avoid When Selling Your Home

Creating your own local community pages is a great way to differentiate yourself as a real estate agent. While it can take a little work to

How to Become a Top Real Estate Agent

HwAre you thinking about becoming a real estate agent? This post gives you the best advice from top producers around the country. Learn why

What to Look For When Choosing a Storage Facility

What to Look For When Choosing a Storage Facility provided as a courtesy by Anita Clark with Coldwell Banker SSK in Warner Robins GA.

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Michael George is one of the few people I will trust when it comes to SEO. He is down to earth and knows his stuff. Unlike some SEO's, who like to give you unrealistic expectations or do crooked things in order to obtain short term rankings, Michael plays by the book. If you have a Wordpress blog and need any kind of help either with implementing or running a site, I would highly recommend him! Over the years Michael has fixed a number of Wordpress issues I have run into for a very reasonable amount of money. You can't go wrong when you hire the Guru Effect!
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Public - 4 months ago
reviewed 4 months ago
I have known Andrew for the last few years. As a fellow Realtor it is easy to see his drive as a real estate professional. Andrew has all the tools a client should be looking for when selling a home including an outstanding website with great marketing and exceptional photography. If you are looking for a quality agent Andrew is definitely someone you should consider interviewing!
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I have been going to Janet Goguen for the last 15 years or so for all my dentistry needs. She and her staff do an excellent job. I would recommend them to anyone who needs a good dentist.
Public - 2 years ago
reviewed 2 years ago
You will be surprised when going into Hopkinton Drug if you are expecting a typical drugstore. It is far from that! I would call it a specialty store that has a wide variety of items including a great selection of greeting cards, nick nacks, magazines, as well as snack items.
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As a Realtor myself, I know what to look for in a top notch real estate agent. Lynn has all of those qualities including drive, honesty and knowledge. Having known Lynn for the last few years it has been great to work with her on a couple of referrals. In fact one recent referral is still in the process of working with her right now and has nothing but good things to say. If you are looking for an excellent real estate agent in the Coral Springs area make sure you give her a call.
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reviewed 7 months ago
Fresh Water Farm is a great place to grab lunch. They have a great deli that serves outstanding food. They are also a specialty market that has a wide selection of tasty snacks and fruits. The atmosphere is terrific and the people who work there are very helpful.
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Public - 2 years ago
reviewed 2 years ago
Sunnyside Cafe is one of the best breakfast spots in the area. I go there to grab breakfast almost every Sunday. They have a really good selection on their menu and the wait staff is very friendly. I would recommend Sunnyside if you are a fan of a good breakfast!
Food: Very GoodDecor: GoodService: Very Good
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