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Why Rent When You Can Own … For Possibly the Same Cost! (10/11/2017) Posted in: fall, Financing, Franklin, Home Ownership - With several loan programs and loan options available, our Preferred Lender, Guaranteed Rate Inc., can help find the right monthly payment for qualified borrowers. Below is an example based on this townhome’s sale price: Example   5/1 ARM Sales Price $399,900 Down Payment $19,995 Loan Amount $379,905 Interest Rate 3.375% Estimated Monthly Payment $1,403 Estimated Taxes... View Article
It’s Apple Picking Season! (10/3/2017) Posted in: dessert, fall - It’s finally the time of year for apple picking, apple crisps, football, and foliage.  A great farm to visit all year round is Phantom Farms, located at 2920 Diamond Hill Road in Cumberland, Rhode Island.  It is a quick 20 minute drive from Montage at Brookview.  There is so much to do and see at... View Article
Oktoberfest in Franklin (9/26/2017) Posted in: fall, Franklin, Oktoberfest - Oktoberfest began with the Royal Wedding of Crown Prince Ludwig (later King Ludwig I) and Princess Therese of Saxony-Hildburghausen on October 12, 1810.  The citizens of Munich were invited to attend the festivities held on the fields in front of the city gates to celebrate the happy royal event. The fields were renamed Theresienwiese (“Theresa’s... View Article
Restaurant Week at Patriot Place (9/20/2017) Posted in: Boston, Franklin, Gillette, Patriots - If you have an appetite for fun and adventure and are looking for a memorable dining experience, we’ve got the perfect venue. It is Restaurant Week at Patriot Place in Foxborough, only a 20 minute drive from Montage Brookview.   It is going on now and will continue through Friday, September 22nd. Diners can take advantage... View Article
The New England Patriots: Looking Ahead to Week 2 (9/13/2017) Posted in: Boston, Gillette, Patriots - The five-time Super Bowl winning champs, The New England Patriots, are back and ready for action.  The Patriots suffered a tough loss in their preseason home opener against the Jacksonville Jaguars, 31-14. The preseason schedule continued with games against the Houston Texans, Detroit Lions, and New York Giants. The Patriots ended the preseason with a... View Article
Preparing Your Home For Sale – Do’s and Don’ts to Remember (9/11/2017) Posted in: Boston - Every seller wants his or her home to sell quickly and to sell high. But making these two things happen is about way more than a favorable real estate market and some good luck. It’s about having the proper mindset to sell and making your home look as beautifully assembled as possible. Here are some... View Article
Market vs Assessed Value (9/11/2017) Posted in: Boston - Looking to list your home or make a purchase? Knowing the difference between market value and assessed value can mean the difference of thousands of dollars, so knowing exactly what you’re getting value-wise is essential when buying or selling your home. According to, market value is the amount for which something can be sold... View Article
Enjoying the Last Days of Summer – Beaches in Massachusetts (8/27/2017) Posted in: beach, summer - Summer is all about being able to unwind and get away. The perfect place for sunny relaxation is right here in Massachusetts. Take advantage of the beautiful warm weather we have this season and head to the beach! Conveniently located in Franklin, Montage at Brookview is a short distance to any beach from here to... View Article