Others elected to serve as part of the 2013 NEAR Leadership team include: President-elect Joseph Farragher of JPF Real Estate Services in Methuen; First Vice President Ryan Schruender of Real Living Schruender Real Estate in North Andover; Treasurer Mary O’Donoghue, also of Prudential Howe & Doherty in Andover; and Secretary Linda Gilligan of J. Borstell Real Estate in Tewksbury. Terms for all leaders begin Jan. 1, 2013.
Those elected as members of the NEAR Board of Directors for 2013 include: Clifford Critch of ERA Key Realty Services in Billerica; Matthew McLennan of Century 21 McLennan & Company in Methuen; and Michelle Oates of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Andover. Those elected to serve as directors for both NEAR and the Massachusetts Association of Realtors (MAR) include: current MAR Focus Area Vice President Angela Harkins of Angela Harkins & Associates Real Estate in Westford and Farragher.
Those previously elected to serve on the 2013 NEAR Board of Directors include: Ursula Flury of Ursula Graf Real Estate in Groton; and Vincent Forzese and Guillermo Molina, both of Coco Early & Associates in Methuen. Those previously elected to serve on both the NEAR and MAR Boards of Directors include: Linda Early of Coco Early & Associates in Methuen; Thomas Courtney of RE/MAX Prestige in Westford; as well as Doherty and O’Donoghue.
MERRIMACK & NASHOBA VALLEYS — The Northeast Association of REALTORS (NEAR) reports that the number of single family homes sold during the month of September in the 15 cities and towns from Boxford to Littleton increased again compared to the same time last year for the ninth straight month. Specifically, 252 single family homes were sold in September versus 245 in September 2011, an increase of 2.9 percent. Meanwhile, the 91 condos sold this September represent a decrease of 5.2 percent compared with last September’s 96 condos sold. The report is based on data from MLS Property Information Network in Shrewsbury.