Amherst approves rental property registration and permitting requirement Reply

A residential street lies adjacent to the UMass campus.

A residential street lies adjacent to the UMass campus. Note the UMass library in the background.

To address issues resulting from the density of off-campus student housing and absentee landlords, the town of Amherst recently adopted a permitting system for rental properties.  It will go into effect on January 1, 2014. More…

SOLD!! Amherst home for sale: 54 Justice Dr. Reply

Located in the town of Amherst, in an established subdivision off of East Hadley Road, this raised-ranch style home located at 54 Justice Drive offers 3 bedrooms, a full bathroom, and two half bathrooms and is situated on a spacious half-acre lot (.55 acres to be exact, according to the public record).

 

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Amherst real estate market improved markedly in 2012. Reply

More Amherst single-family homes sold in 2012 than in 2011; while median home prices decreased, according to MLS Property Information Network data.  There were also more condominium sales in 2012, but with an increase in median sale prices. Land sales also increased. More…