Blog :: 2009

Berkshire Real Estate is our profession.  Here at Harsch Associates Real Estate we have sold over $527 Million Dollars of property all over the Berkshires including Williamstown, Lenox, Stockbridge and Great Barrington.  As a Realtor Emeritus, Paul Harsch has more than 40 years of experience in guiding sales to closings.  Our real estate agents offer the professionalism you expect from Top Producers.  Call us today to begin your journey from sale to SOLD. 

Berkshire Real Estate Buyers: Northeast Prices are down 10.5%

Real Estate Home Appreciation - Last 12 Months

Last Updated: 10/5/2009

The median home price, the point at which half of all homes are sold for more and half are sold for less, dropped in all regions but the West, as well. The price increased to $220,500 in the West, up from $217,900 in July, but it is still down 12.2 percent from last [...]

It's just better in the Berkshires

No matter your interests or the time of year, it's just better here in the eclectic Berkshire Hills of Massachusetts. From Boston or New York, Newark or Norfolk, those with a taste for the arts, for antiques, for the country life without isolation head here ...... and then tend to stay... three nights instead of two, a month instead of a [...]

Interior Renderings Released for Cable Mills

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                  

Contact:  Dave Traggorth Mitchell Properties 617-542-6500

Interior Renderings Released for Cable Mills Images provide detailed view of residence interiors when completed

WILLIAMSTOWN, MA (July 28, 2009) -- Mitchell Properties, LLC, developer of the Cable Mills project and Harsch [...]


Contact:   Dave Traggorth Mitchell Properties 617-542-6500

  Cable Mills Takes Another Step Forward as Mitchell Properties Selects Local Real Estate Agency for Exclusive Brokerage

WILLIAMSTOWN, MA (May 11, 2009) - Mitchell Properties, developer of the Cable Mills project on Water Street in Williamstown, formally announced today that Harsch [...]

Real Estate Open Houses 24/7/365

It's now possible to visit homes for sale in the Berkshires and neighboring NY and VT any time of day or night, any time of the week or year with the latest innovation in marketing exclusively available from Harsch Associates, a leader in innovative marketing strategies for sellers since [...]

Why It Is So Important That Your Home Is Correctly Priced and Marketed Properly

" need to beware of agents who set the list price on homes at unrealistically high levels simply to get listings or through sheer inexperience..."
While many agents may promise to sell your home for the money you want, the reality of the real estate market today is that this simply doesn't always happen. The fact of the matter is, [...]

Can Your Kitchen Pass the Food Safety Test?

Can Your Kitchen Pass the Food Safety Test?

It's that time of the year again when we think of spring cleaning the Berkshires and getting our home ready for the season to come.  Here in the Berkshires this time of year is known as the mud season and everything around us is an earthy brown.  Then the brown blooms into a kaleidoscope of pastels [...]