Lauren Davis
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Posted by Lauren Davis on 4/17/2019

Have you ever wondered how some folks always seem to get the big breaks, or they always seem successful no matter what comes their way? Why do some people seem to “go with the flow” and handle situations without seemingly any hard work?

The Answer is Reading

Reading, you know that thing you said you would not do once you got out of school. If you look back since you left school most of the books you have read may have been fantasy, romance, or spy novels. Such books are not the type of reading that can help you be more successful. You see those successful executives and wonder how they got there, or you see those rich and wealthy people and wonder how they did it. They have one thing in common: they have created a habit of reading.

What to Read?

Reading puts fresh information into your mind. If you read biographies or autobiographies, you save time by learning from someone else’s experience. Now, when a similar situation crosses your path, you know what they did and have a plan in mind. Building on their wisdom lets you act in a way that looks like you are just “going with the flow” to those around you, but you get the most successful outcome and leave them wondering how you did it. A human being cannot act in a way that he or she has not learned by seeing or hearing. Unfortunately, you usually don’t have the option of following around a successful playwright, business person, financial tycoon, or a couple that has been married for 50 years and has successful kids. That leaves reading as the fastest way to access all of that information. 

Begin to create the habit of reading 15-30 minutes each day. One of the great things about twenty-first-century reading is that you don’t have to carry around a book all the time. All you have to do is locate a copy of the book online or get an e-reader app and buy the digital copy of the book of your choice. Just like with old school books, you can even check out these digital e-books from your local library. Now instead of just merely sitting on a metro, waiting at the doctor’s office, or even taking that 15-minute break in the restroom, you can read. 

 As you read you grow, and you will find some incredible things start coming out of your mouth during conversation that you will wonder who is talking. Now you begin to attract people and situations that you never thought would happen. Why? You expanded who you are and what you think about, and that makes you more attractive to others. Lives change as a result of reading.

So figure out your goal, then visit your local library, bookstore, or ebook website and get reading!




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Posted by Lauren Davis on 4/11/2019


671 Washington St, Holliston, MA 01746

Single-Family

$479,900
Price

7
Rooms
3
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
Beautifully updated colonial in the heart of downtown Holliston. This 3/4 bedroom home has hardwood floors throughout and three finished living levels. The first floor has a lovely, modern kitchen with granite counters, stainless appliances and white cabinets. The open concept provides great flow from kitchen to dining area to living room. In addition, there is a family room with built-ins & pellet stove. The second floor has a home office and oversized bedroom both with two closets, as well as a guest room and a full bathroom. The walk-up attic has been converted into an amazing master suite with spa like bathroom boasting a tiled shower and stand alone tub. You can head outside through the screen porch which overlooks the large, private backyard with plenty of space to play and hang out by the fire pit. All this plus a garage! Don't miss the extensive renovations & incredible downtown location! First open house April 13th at noon.
Open House
Saturday
April 13 at 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Come check out the beautiful updates and amazing location!!
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 671 Washington St, Holliston, MA 01746    Get Directions

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Posted by Lauren Davis on 4/11/2019


671 Washington St, Holliston, MA 01746

Single-Family

$479,900
Price

7
Rooms
3
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
Beautifully updated colonial in the heart of downtown Holliston. This 3/4 bedroom home has hardwood floors throughout and three finished living levels. The first floor has a lovely, modern kitchen with granite counters, stainless appliances and white cabinets. The open concept provides great flow from kitchen to dining area to living room. In addition, there is a family room with built-ins & pellet stove. The second floor has a home office and oversized bedroom both with two closets, as well as a guest room and a full bathroom. The walk-up attic has been converted into an amazing master suite with spa like bathroom boasting a tiled shower and stand alone tub. You can head outside through the screen porch which overlooks the large, private backyard with plenty of space to play and hang out by the fire pit. All this plus a garage! Don't miss the extensive renovations & incredible downtown location! First open house April 13th at noon.
Open House
Saturday
April 13 at 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Come check out the beautiful updates and amazing location!!
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 671 Washington St, Holliston, MA 01746    Get Directions

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Posted by Lauren Davis on 4/10/2019

You may be ready to sell your home. However, before you add your residence to the real estate market, you should consider involving your neighbors in the home selling process.

There are many quick, easy ways to connect with your neighbors and ensure they can help you sell your house, including:

1. Meet Face-to-Face with Your Neighbors

Although you've enjoyed many wonderful years in your neighborhood, you may determine that now is a good time to relocate. As such, you should meet with your neighbors to share the news.

A face-to-face meeting with a neighbor usually is a good idea. At this time, you can provide details about your future plans and respond to your neighbor's concerns or questions as well.

Plus, you can ask your neighbor if he or she knows anyone who may be interested in your home. And if your neighbor answers, "Yes," encourage him or her to share the news that your house will soon be available.

2. Provide Neighbors with a Copy of Your Home Listing

Ultimately, you'll want to provide your neighbors with as much information about your home as possible. By doing so, you can make it simple for your neighbors to keep colleagues, family members and friends up to date about your residence.

If an online home listing is available, feel free to share a link to the listing via email or social media. Then, your neighbors can copy and paste the link to the listing to share it with anyone they choose.

Also, if your neighbors prefer a paper copy of your home listing, you should be able to provide them with a print-out that outlines your house's features. Be ready to provide paper copies of your home listing to your neighbors at any time, and you can boost your chances of selling your home quickly.

3. Be Available to Respond to Home Selling Concerns and Questions

After you share details about your home with neighbors, it may be only a matter of time before your residence sells. Meanwhile, neighbors may return to you with additional concerns and questions about your residence.

Be available to your neighbors via phone call, text and email. This will ensure you can provide your neighbors with the home information they request, any time they need it.

Lastly, it is important to remember that home sellers should try to do everything they can to promote their residences to the right groups of homebuyers. If you collaborate with a real estate agent, you can improve your chances of connecting with the right homebuyers, regardless of the current housing market's conditions.

A real estate agent will learn about your home selling goals and work with you to ensure you can achieve them. Perhaps best of all, a real estate agent will set up home showings and open houses and respond to your home selling concerns and queries to guarantee you are fully supported throughout the home selling journey.

Take advantage of the aforementioned tips, and you should have no trouble stirring up plenty of interest in your residence.





Posted by Lauren Davis on 4/9/2019


1090 Washington Street, Holliston, MA 01746

Single-Family

$899,900
Price

14
Rooms
5
Beds
3/1
Full/Half Baths
This magnificent Victorian home is set on over 3.5 beautiful acres close to the Upper Charles Rail Trail and only a short stroll to charming downtown Holliston. A gracious home, expertly renovated to incorporate modern amenities w exquisite period details including tin ceilings, maple flooring, lattice windows, moldings & slate roof. The home includes 14 well-appointed rooms, 5-bedrooms & 3 1/2 baths. The chef's kitchen with adjacent breakfast room has custom cabinetry, Carrara marble, farmer's sink, built-ins & french doors to porch integrating the indoor & outdoor spaces and providing wonderful opportunities for entertaining. An amazingly flexible floor plan, spanning 3 levels, offers space for everything: office, exercise room, game room and more. Also on the property is a small, detached studio space and a stable both w electricity. This thoughtfully designed home, in a truly remarkable setting, provides the perfect backdrop for today's living!
Open House
Saturday
April 13 at 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
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Location: 1090 Washington Street, Holliston, MA 01746    Get Directions

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