Manns Court, Woburn Complete and on the Market!

Investing, Rehab on May 2nd, 2016 Comments Off on Manns Court, Woburn Complete and on the Market!

I am happy to report this project went smoothly and was completed (mostly) on time. Sorry — boring post. Nothing to see here. I know you all like it more when I lose my shirt and have LOTS of issues and drama, but SOMETIMES, deals work the way they’re supposed to! Mostly. A huge thanks […]

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Update: Wholesale of Central St., Acton

Deal, Rehab, Wholesaling on March 14th, 2016 Comments Off on Update: Wholesale of Central St., Acton

Pa-POW! Another wholesale deal negotiated, purchased, and SOLD! The latest deal closed is 270 and 274 Central Street in Acton. An investor-friendly agent brought us this deal, which when we first analyzed it, we determined it was NOT a deal. But my resourceful partner is connected in the town and he learned that the house […]

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Rehab Chronicles — Gorham St., Chelmsford Part 2

Rehab, Rehab Chronicles on February 29th, 2016 Comments Off on Rehab Chronicles — Gorham St., Chelmsford Part 2

Demolition is complete and framing is in progress. Now if we can just get rid of this defunct chimney and find someone to catalog the rare scooter tree in back, we’ll be all set! Please excuse the video quality on this one. We’re breaking in a new videographer and experienced some technical difficulties. Addressing those […]

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Manns Court Woburn Update

Rehab on February 17th, 2016 Comments Off on Manns Court Woburn Update

The project in Woburn is moving quickly. Demolition and clean out is complete and framing is underway, as you can see in the pictures here. This crew is focused and working ahead of deadline — so excited to have things going smoothly! And maybe it was too smooth (cue foreboding music). Yup, that’s right. As soon as […]

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Cursed no more! New project in Woburn

Investing, Rehab, Wholesaling on January 11th, 2016 Comments Off on Cursed no more! New project in Woburn

First, I’ve finally achieved one of my most closely-held goals that I had just about given up on. For years, I’ve been cursed where I could never get a project closer than 30 minutes from my office or home. I’m happy to report the curse is lifted and I now have a rehab project within minutes […]

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Rehab Chronicles — Gorham St., Chelmsford Part 1

Rehab, Rehab Chronicles on December 7th, 2015 Comments Off on Rehab Chronicles — Gorham St., Chelmsford Part 1

The demolition is done and now it’s time for the fun stuff! Join me on the initial walk through where I highlight all the issues, opportunities, challenges and treasures this property holds. And if you’re interested in a pool table or front car grill, be sure to let me know! Enjoy, and stay tuned for […]

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Blueberry Lane in Orleans is Complete!

Rehab on November 16th, 2015 Comments Off on Blueberry Lane in Orleans is Complete!

Yay! I’m super psyched to share our latest completed project — 10 Blueberry Lane in Orleans. We ended up falling 3 months behind thanks to a misunderstanding with the historical commission and ran afoul of our contractors’ summer vacation and fishing plans, but it’s done! And thanks to some expert staging, it looks particularly lovely.   […]

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Rehab Chronicles Ride Again!

Investing, Rehab, Rehab Chronicles on November 9th, 2015 Comments Off on Rehab Chronicles Ride Again!

It’s been a long time coming, but I’m very happy to share the re-launch of the Rehab Chronicles!! Enjoy the demolition/preview of our latest property in Chelmsford and stay tuned for further installments coming soon. Now where I did I put that sledgehammer??  

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2 Unit Condo Conversion — Emerton St., Salem — Complete!

Rehab on November 5th, 2015 Comments Off on 2 Unit Condo Conversion — Emerton St., Salem — Complete!

[Sigh.] Like many of you I know, we here at the AARE Group have been having trouble retaining good contractors over the past year and a half. And by good, I mean contractors who both meet our pricing model and can get the job done in the appropriate time frame. We lost our first good […]

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