Fyler named REALTOR® of the Year; Helms honored for distinguished service

2017-05-05T20:26:46+00:00

The Cape Cod & Islands Association of REALTORS® (CCIAOR) held their First Annual Soiree & Awards Night Thursday, June 18th at the Lighthouse Inn in West Dennis, recognizing members for their achievement and service to the real estate industry, the Association, the Multiple Listing Service and the community. REALTOR® OF THE YEAR CCIAOR announced that [...]

APRIL HOUSING DATA: Pending sales up drastically on Cape Cod

2017-05-05T20:26:46+00:00

According to preliminary data released today by the Cape Cod & Islands Association of REALTORS® (CCIAOR), 308 homes sold in April, 234 single family homes and 74 condominiums. Median sales price was $360,000 for a single family home and $289,500 for a condominium. Last April, 352 homes  (285 single family homes and 67 condos) sold [...]

Why you should care about Patent Trolls

2017-05-05T20:26:46+00:00

Without meaningful patent litigation reform, Realtors® and other small and midsize business owners will remain targets of extortion by unscrupulous entities that demand licensing fees or threaten frivolous lawsuits under the guise of patent infringement. That’s according to testimony from the National Association of Realtors® before the U.S. House Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade. [...]

Market Activity and Interest Strong Despite Low Inventory Levels

2017-05-05T20:26:46+00:00

According to preliminary data released today for Barnstable County, 214 single-family homes and 51 condominiums sold in March through the Cape Cod & Islands Multiple Listing Service. The Median sales price was $365,000 for single-family homes and $245,000 for a condominium. In March 2014, 217 single family homes sold at a median price of $350,000 [...]

What REALTORS® need to know about the National Grid moratorium & replacement project

2017-05-05T20:26:46+00:00

The Compact and the Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources worked to put together various videos on the different heating alternatives that residents and businesses may consider. There are 7 videos total including the Introduction video, which will give some helpful background on the moratorium. To view the various videos, you can start with the Introduction [...]