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January 31, 2017

Audio Playback: HomeView on WSMN's Business Spotlight

HomeView was highlighted on WSMN's Business Spotlight with George Russell on "Nashua This Morning". During this 15-minute interview, Bob Anthonyson discussed how HomeView not only benefits homeowners as a free, easy-to-use software but also real estate agents and builders.

January 11, 2017

HomeView Exhibiting at Inman Connect New York

HomeView announced that it will be exhibiting at Inman Connect 2017 being held January 16 - 20th, at the Marriott Marquis in New York's Time Square.

January 6, 2017

HomeView to Exhibit at IBS

HomeView announced that it will be exhibiting at the upcoming 2017 NAHB International Builders’ Show (IBS), January 10 - 12th, at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida.

November 23, 2016

Audio Playback: HomeView Highlighted on WSMN

This is one of a series of interviews about HomeView that are broadcast on the George Russell show.

October 11, 2016

HomeView to Host Upcoming NEBA Event

HomeView announced that it will be hosting the October Membership Meeting for the Northeast Builders and Remodelers Association of Massachusetts on Thursday, October 13th.

October 6, 2016

Audio Playback: HomeView Featured on WSMN's Business Spotlight

Hear why HomeView, a free home management and maintenance app, can be so valuable for homeowners.

September 30, 2016

Home Appliances: Cooking with Gas and Increasingly Complex

Today's technology and the features delivered with home appliances are impressive. Learn how homeowners can easily deal with the inherent complexity that accompanies these new devices.

September 28, 2016

HomeView Exhibiting at Habitat for Humanity of Greater Lowell Event

HomeView announced that it will be exhibiting at the Builders Blueprint Brunch hosted by Habitat for Humanity of Greater Lowell on Thursday, October 6th at the Tewksbury Country Club.

September 26, 2016

HomeView Attending HIVE

HomeView announced that it will be attending the inaugural HIVE (housing innovation, vision and economics) event being held September 28-29th at the JW Marriott in Los Angeles, CA.

September 22, 2016

Sight Unseen Home Buying with a Twist

With HomeView as the total representation of the home, the idea of sight unseen could very well become a home buying term of the past.

September 21, 2016

Keep Your Home Younger Than Its Age

Staying on top of regular maintenance and making just minor improvements can help preserve and even increase a home's value.

September 15, 2016

7 Ways to Simplify Home Ownership, 1 Must-Have Solution

Learn how HomeView, a free and easy-to-use home management solution, can help make home ownership easier.

September 13, 2016

HomeView to be Featured on WSMN's Business Spotlight

HomeView announced that on Friday, September 16th from 7-7:30 AM, it will be featured on "Nashua This Morning with George Russell" on WSMN 1590 AM radio.

September 9, 2016

HomeView Giving Winners Selected

HomeView announced that prize winners have been selected for its 'HomeView Giving' promotion featured at the 2016 Suburban Boston Spring Home Show in Lowell, MA.

September 8, 2016

Seniors: Love Your Home and Want to Stay In It?

Aging in Place: Understand how practical home management technology can help simplify home ownership and make the dream a reality.

September 1, 2016

Keeping in Touch is Critical

It's no secret that keeping in touch with past clients can lead to future clients. Learn how HomeView can add value to your established and prospective client relationships.

August 31, 2016

Preparedness: Top 3 Reasons for a Home Inventory

As homeowners, it is important to take appropriate measures that not only safeguard our investment but also provide the assurance that things are taken care of now and in the future.

August 24, 2016

HomeView and Estate Planning

A look at how HomeView can help homeowners with a key element in estate planning: documenting their homes and the assets within.

August 16, 2016

HomeView: Handy Home Maintenance Tool

HomeView is a free, easy-to-use software tool that lets homeowners store all types of home information to create a dashboard that helps keep the home operating smoothly.

July 12, 2016

They Want Us Out

Retirees and seniors are facing a lot of pressure to leave their homes, but many are defiantly planning to age in place.

July 7, 2016

Round 2: Landslide Victory for the Real Estate Agents

Proof that real estate agents beat algorithms - and it wasn’t even close.

June 24, 2016

MetroWest MA: Looking to Simplify Home Ownership?

HomeView employees will provide a free implementation for MetroWest MA homeowners.

June 16, 2016

What Would the Experts Do Before Buying a Home?

What do real estate agents look for when they buy a home for personal use?

June 14, 2016

What Is Your Garage Worth?

No matter what activity you enjoy in your spare time, chances are it involves expensive equipment. If so, you need to read this article.

June 7, 2016

Tip for 1st Time Home Buyers You Won't Hear Elsewhere

First time home buyers are at a distinct disadvantage when interacting with people and entities that are involved in real estate transactions as a career. However, being an informed buyer with knowledge of a home's specifics can go a long way in improving your position.

June 7, 2016

Aging in Place for Our Growing Senior Population is a Winning Idea

Studies show that seniors experience significant benefits to their health and well-being by staying in their own homes as long as they can do so safely. HomeView is a technology that can assist the process of "aging in place" by easing the burden of home ownership.

June 3, 2016

Claims Up 17%, Damage Up 20%

It is not surprising that property insurance claims are increasing significantly. You can't turn on the television or go online without seeing the devastating effects of Mother Nature. For homeowners who have sustained property damage, experts advise of three easy steps to take. HomeView can help homeowners proactively take these steps today.

May 24, 2016

Preparation Is Essential: 3 Ways to Safeguard a Home's Value

It seems a day doesn’t go by without the news reporting on the latest devastating fires, floods, tornados or hurricanes and the problems encountered in the aftermath. Each natural disaster story demonstrates the benefits of being prepared. We at HomeView believe that homeowners should have available technology that makes it easier for them to manage and care for their largest asset, which is also the place where they spend more time than anywhere else.

May 24, 2016

Estimating Market Value of Homes: Who Performed Best?

HomeView compared the estimated market value for a sampling of homes in a suburb of Boston to the actual sales price obtained. The town's assessed value for the property, the estimated market value per Trulia and Zillow, and the original list price if the home came on the market were collected. Who do you think came closest? The answer might surprise you.

May 17, 2016

The Perfect Closing Gift for Your Clients

It is customary for real estate agents to give their clients a closing gift after the real estate transaction has been successfully completed. The more the gift relates to your real estate expertise, the better. After all, clients hired you initially and will hire you again, based on your real estate knowledge and advice.

May 3, 2016

Storm Prep Is Everything

The devastation from Hurricane Sandy and the problems encountered in its aftermath certainly demonstrated the benefits of being prepared. We at HomeView believe that homeowners should have available technology that makes it easier for them to manage and care for their largest asset and the place where they spend more time than anywhere else.

April 26, 2016

Trends in Home Ownership

In today's changing environment, there are two consistent themes that relate to home ownership: energy and technology. HomeView has been designed to improve the overall home management experience by capturing energy saving features and smart product information.

April 20, 2016

An Inside Look at How HomeView Stacks Up

HomeView was recently featured in Inman's Daily Real Estate Tech Review. This review provided insight into HomeView's value to homeowners and agents as a photo-based home management app allowing users to easily access and edit home information.

April 20, 2016

HomeView Featured in Inman's Daily Real Estate Tech Review

In this tech review, Craig Rowe of Inman provides insight into how HomeView makes photos a priority in home data management and its value to homeowners and agents.

April 12, 2016

Top Ten Reasons Builders & Renovators Should Use HomeView

HomeView is a free, easy-to-use technology that allows builders and renovators to easily save all of the information about the home in a secure, cloud-based solution that can be completely transferred to the homeowner.

April 5, 2016

Fresh Start! Guide to Getting Home Organized

Most homeowners, at some point, have probably felt overwhelmed with the accumulation of household stuff and don't know where or how to begin the task of getting things in order. Home management technology is a great tool to take stock of what you have and help get your home on track and organized.

March 29, 2016

HomeView Exhibiting at the Suburban Boston Spring Home Show

HomeView announced that it will be exhibiting at the Suburban Boston Spring Home Show, April 1-3, 2016 at the Tsongas Center at UMass Lowell, in Lowell, Massachusetts. HomeView is a free solution that provides ease of ownership, peace of mind and the ability to enhance a home’s value by maintaining complete home information.

March 22, 2016

Every Home Should Have One. Does Yours?

Today's home inventory system is no longer just an electronic version of a manila folder, but rather a home management system that is capable of so much more. It allows the homeowner to securely capture complete home information, organize it in a way that fits their needs and be instantly connected to it with access on any device, anywhere.

March 15, 2016

Required Seller Disclosures for Residential Property Sales

Just because state regulations may not require the seller to disclose much about the property, the buyer can and absolutely should demand, as a condition to completion of the sale, that the seller provides all the information they have at their disposal regarding the history of the property and its components.

March 8, 2016

HomeView Exhibiting at the 2016 Home Show at Patriot Place

HomeView announced that it will be exhibiting at the 2016 Home Show at Patriot Place, which is being held March 11-13, at Gillette Stadium, Patriot Place in Foxboro, Massachusetts.

March 3, 2016

HomeView to Exhibit at the 2016 Worcester Spring Home Show

HomeView announced that it will exhibit at the upcoming 2016 Worcester Spring Home Show, March 4-6, at the DCU Center in Worcester, Massachusetts.

February 25, 2016

Free Technology for Your Home Renovation Project

HomeView is a new technology available that can improve the home renovation process. With HomeView, homeowners are able to document costs, schedules, plans, permits, material information and any other details pertaining to the renovation project.

February 23, 2016

HomeView to Exhibit at New England Home Show

HomeView announced that it will exhibit at the upcoming New England Home Show, February 26-28, 2016 at the Seaport World Trade Center in Boston, MA.

February 16, 2016

Consumer Information is King

Are you ready for the informed home buyer? If not, notes Sam Rashkin, you'd better start getting ready because a new era's upon us.

February 9, 2016

Buyer Beware: 5 Things Sellers Try To Hide

Learn how to find out about house foundation issues, pests, and even emotional home defects (like deaths in the home) that sellers may try to hide.

January 27, 2016

The Homeowner's Cure for Murphy's Law

Any homeowner could certainly attest to the wisdom of the adage, Anything that can go wrong, will go wrong, often at the most inopportune times. HomeView is a system that preserves complete home information, informing you of warranty expirations and maintenance reminders that will help maintain your home and avoid problems down the road.

January 26, 2016

Technology for Airbnb and HomeAway Landlords

In the last decade, online websites have made it convenient and sometimes quite profitable for homeowners to earn extra income by renting out spare rooms, homes, second homes and sometimes just sections of their yards to travelers. HomeView is a new technology for vacation rental landlords who are looking to reduce the extra burden and limit financial risk.

January 19, 2016

Home Buyers Must Demand More

The smart consumer invests lots of time and energy in researching a product or service before making a purchase. The larger the price tag or the importance that purchase has to our safety, security and well-being, all the more reason to thoroughly get as much information as possible prior to making a purchase commitment. Home buyers must demand from the seller full transparency regarding all of the information about the components within a property prior to the close.

January 14, 2016

Would You Buy A Used Home From That Seller?

You can imagine the saying “Would you buy a used car from this man?” derived from the fact that if you are buying a used vehicle, no matter how much effort you put into “kicking the tires” there is always an unknown factor. You must take into account the integrity of the person that is selling the car before you make your final decision.

The same holds true and can apply to used (existing) homes. Having important information about the home already recorded in a system before it is placed on the market, helps eliminate unknowns and provides home buyers with unparalleled insight into all aspects of the property.

January 4, 2016

Our Homes Get No Respect

Most of us spend more time in our homes than anywhere else. It is also estimated that, depending on our age group, our homes represent between 30% and 40% of our net worth. In fact, many of us view our homes as a sizable portion of our retirement nest egg. But, why do many of us know more about our cars than we do our homes?

January 4, 2016

The days of bedroom, bath and price are dead

Analytics that evaluate lifestyle, affordability and commute time are the new kids on the block that are about to make finding the right home for your buyers a whole lot easier.

November 24, 2015

HomeView on iTunes

Revolutionizing Home Ownership

HomeView, a free home ownership solution, today announced it is now available on the iTunes App Store. HomeView provides ease of ownership, peace of mind, and the ability to enhance a home's value by maintaining complete home information. With HomeView, homeowners are able to create a virtual home manual that keeps track of personal assets over time and manages user manuals, warranty periods, service records, maintenance reminders and other projects.

November 23, 2015

HomeView Selected Among Must See Companies at ICNY's Start-Up Alley

11 companies are on board for StartUp Alley at ICNY…here are a few I'm particularly excited about seeing. I'm confident that this year's ICNY is going to include as broad an array of new ideas and compelling software as years' past.

November 5, 2015

8 Photos You Should Take At Every Open House

Follow these open house ideas for buyers and take photos of things like appliance tags to be sure you capture every detail of every open house you visit.