Ten Destiny Members Receive RE/MAX Platinum Club Award

Platinum Club Membership is exclusive.  In 2015, only 7% of RE/MAX New England’s 2,700+ agents are recipients.

All three of our offices were well represented among the ten Platinum Club Award recipients.  The Cambridge office has six members: Ed Abrams, Elizabeth Bolton, Sandrine Dechaux, Lisa Johnson, Patti Reilly and David Shorey.  In Jamaica Plain: Ellen Grubert, Janis Lippman and Ken Sazama, and from our newest office in the South End of Boston: Marc Denoia.

Congratulations All! Your effort and success has helped us continue our ongoing series of “Our Best Year Ever”. Your energy, drive and inspiration is the rising tide that lifts all boats here, and we are all grateful. Thank you!

Update: Eighteen Destiny Members Join RE/MAX 100% Club

We are very proud to announce that eighteen of our members are recipients of the RE/MAX 100% Club Award for 2015.

Congratulations and thank you for continually showing dedication and commitment to your clients. These top producers are outstanding agents that work tirelessly, navigating the maze of real estate challenges for the best possible possible outcome.

Join us in celebrating their success.


Josh Muncy Awarded Membership in 2015 Chairman’s Club

Josh is one of only 34 RE/MAX New England Professionals to receive the Chairman’s Club Award for 2015. He is a member of the Ellen, Janis & Josh Real Estate Team, which has been recognized as the #2 RE/MAX Team in Massachusetts and the #3 Team in all of New England.

Join us in celebrating Josh’s accomplishment. He is in the top 1% of the 2,700 RE/MAX Agents in New England.

Congratulations Josh!

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David Lilley Receives Exclusive Titan Club Award for 2015

We are so proud to have David be one of the first 7 RE/MAX New England Professionals to obtain this prestigious award. “David has a wealth of knowledge and experience in every area of real estate and he openly shares this with his colleagues, a rising tide that lifts all boats.”

The Titan Club is a new club award created to fill the previous gap of a half a million dollars from Chairman’s Club to Diamond.

Join us in celebrating David’s accomplishment. He is in the top 0.25% of the 2,700 RE/MAX Agents in New England.

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Meet the Best of the Best for 2015

The RE/MAX Integra 2015 Top 25 List for Individuals and Teams is out. We are very proud to acknowledge our members who are among the best of the best in New England. Join us in celebrating those who reached the top for all of 2015: Patti Reilly #9, Dave Shorey #13 and Sandrine Deschaux #20, in the individual sales volume category.  Ellen, Janis & Josh Real Estate gained the #2 spot in Massachusetts and #3, and David Lilley came in at #19 in New England. Congratulations all!

Just to give you a little perspective, there are over 200 offices and 2,700 RE/MAX agents in New England. Over all, RE/MAX agents sell more properties than any other brand.  So getting into the top 25 for the year is a major accomplishment that raises the bar for all of us here at RE/MAX Destiny and beyond.


South End Opening Celebration

South End Office

We had a wonderful Grand Opening with friends and colleagues, old and new. Visit facebook.com/remaxdestiny to see more photos or comment.

For Immediate Release

RE/MAX Destiny Opens Collection Office  in Boston’s South End.

Boston, MA– September 24, 2015 – RE/MAX INTEGRA, New England is pleased to announce that RE/MAX Destiny has opened a new RE/MAX Collection office located in Boston’s South End at 55 Waltham Street. The office is owned and operated by Broker/Owner Paul Turcotte and marks his third RE/MAX Collection office, joining locations in Cambridge and Jamaica Plain.

RE/MAX Collection offices and agents specialize in marketing luxury homes, and have access to unique tools and resources that allow them to deliver premier service. RE/MAX has more Certified Luxury Home Marketing (CLHMS) designated agents than any other real estate brand.

“The new South End location is a great addition for Paul and his team,” said Dan Breault, Executive Vice President and Regional Director of RE/MAX INTEGRA, New England. “The city of Boston is experiencing a boom in the luxury market, and this office is perfectly timed to react to high consumer demand.”

Opening Friends RE/MAX Destiny specializes in luxury condominium marketing, condo        conversion and development. They rank consistently as one of the top ten  companies for condominium sales in Massachusetts. RE/MAX Destiny has  seen a 23% increase in agent count since 2012, and sales volume has increased  107% from January to July of 2015, over the same period in 2012.*

 Turcotte has more than 25 years of real estate experience and  opened his first RE/MAX Destiny office in 1999. His team is comprised  of 65 experienced, professional agents.

 “The new office is a perfect complement to our other two locations in Cambridge and Jamaica Plain,” said Turcotte. “The South End location fills the gap right in the heart of the city, which allows us to fully cover all aspects of Boston’s luxury real estate market.”

*Data provided by RE Stats.

About RE/MAX INTEGRA, New England:

Since its inception in 1985, RE/MAX INTEGRA, New England has grown to over 200 offices and 2,700 sales associates throughout Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont, providing franchised residential and commercial real estate services to its franchisees and their real estate professionals.

RE/MAX of New England is owned by RE/MAX INTEGRA, a privately-held company headquartered in Toronto, Canada. RE/MAX Integra is the largest sub-franchisor of RE/MAX, LLC worldwide, and represents 28,000 agents and approximately 30 percent of RE/MAX, LLC.

For more information about RE/MAX of New England or RE/MAX INTEGRA, visit the RE/MAX of New England blog at www.remaxne.com and follow us on Twitter at @REMAXNE. RE/MAX is proud to help raise millions of dollars and support local charitable organizations including Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals.









July is Best Month for Mass. Home Sales Since 2005

July is Best Month for Mass. Home Sales since 2005, Grow 24.3 Percent Year-Over-Year


The condo sales market in July was also robust, seeing 2,794 sales, the most since August 2007. This month’s mark was a 20.07 percent increase from July 2014, which had 2,327. July 2015 supplanted last month as the best month in the eight-year stretch. There were 2,764 in June. The median condo price in July was $337,500, up 3.85 percent from July 2014, when the median was $325,000. Year to date the median condo price has is $316,685, up .86 percent from $314,000 at this time last year. Warren Report read more…

July Monthly Indicators Greater Boston Real Estate Association

Paul’s Somerville Condo Trends – August 2015


Somerville inventory was down 3.5% compared to August of last year. The number of condos that went “Under Agreement” remained in positive territory up 13%. Condo sales month to date were unchanged. Whereas sales year to date showed a negative 19% below August of last year. The average sales price increased by 10% to $516,018. The average sold square foot price went up $32 to $477 per square foot with an average unit size of 1,221 square feet.

Somerville Market Report – July 2015


New England Housing Report for July

Natick, MA – August 19, 2015 – The residential market in New England flourished in July, with all six New England states experiencing impressive double-digit growth in sales year-over-year. Throughout the region, sales are up 17.8%, pending sales are up 19.9% and average days on market is down 9.7%.
21,108 home sales were recorded in July, accounting for over 22% of this year’s total transactions. The region experienced a modest 2.4% increase in sales over June 2015, and has been climbing each month since February.
“As expected, sales in New England have continued to grow throughout the summer months,” said Dan Breault, EVP/Regional Director of RE/MAX INTEGRA, New England. “The market has continued to favor buyers over the spring and summer seasons with months supply of inventory increasing in each state since January of this year.”
To read the full report, click here.