Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Real Estate News

John F. Newsom joins Dockside Real Estate

John F. Newsom of Oak Bluffs has joined Dockside Real Estate. According to a press release, Mr. Newsom has been a summer resident of Martha’s Vineyard since 1947. He moved to the Island full-time...

Dukes Academy passes the real estate school torch

Dukes Academy, long the only real estate school on the Vineyard, has announced the sale of its Classroom Education Division to Erik Hammarlund, who operates Academy of MV. According to a press release, for...

IHT will describe newest development in West Tisbury

West Tisbury has selected the Island Housing Trust to develop three duplex clusters consisting of nine rental apartments at 565 Edgartown Road on town property behind the fire station. In an effort to maintain open...

Oak Bluffs reaps $1.15 million with close of Southern Woodlands deal

Over a decade in the making, the sale of the Southern Woodlands property in Oak Bluffs is finally complete ten months after Paul Adamson, a Boston-area developer and Edgartown seasonal homeowner purchased the property...

Water Street affordable housing set to be erected Friday

Rome wasn’t built in a day, but apparently six affordable apartments in Tisbury can be, if all goes according to plan this Friday. Construction is scheduled to begin at 8:30 am, Friday morning, on...

Oak Bluffs Planning Board signs off on Southern Woodlands permit  

In a decision with far reaching consequences for the town of Oak Bluffs, the Oak Bluffs Planning Board (OBPB) unanimously approved the amendments to the 2004 special permit for the Southern Woodlands subdivision, 4-0,...

IHT receives $390,000 grant for Water Street affordable apartments

The Federal Home Loan Bank of Boston has awarded the Island Housing Trust a $390,000 grant through the Edgartown National Bank for the construction of six new energy-efficient rental apartments in downtown Vineyard Haven...

Martha’s Vineyard Hospital buys Admiral Benbow Inn

The Martha’s Vineyard Hospital has purchased the Admiral Benbow Inn, a seven-room bed and breakfast on New York Avenue in Oak Bluffs, for $1.375 million. The Victorian-style inn will be used for housing and...

Real Estate Transactions: January 11 – 15, 2016

Chilmark Jan. 11, Linda J. Wank, successor Personal Representative of the estate of Mary Elizabeth Cronkite, sold 2 Boulders End to Linda J. Wank, trustee under the will of Walter Leland Cronkite, Jr., for $850,000. Jan....

Southern Woodlands development inches closer to permit finish line

A sharply divided Martha’s Vineyard Commission (MVC) voted 7-5 not to hold a public hearing to consider modifications the new owners of the Southern Woodlands property — a 26-lot, never realized subdivision with an...

Nantucket voters approve groundbreaking zoning bylaws

Warrant articles approved at special town meeting allow for significantly greater housing density in selected areas.

Real Estate Transactions: November 23–27, 2015

Chilmark Nov. 24, Cecily P. Dreyer, individually and trustee, and Elizabeth Dreyer and Michael S. Dreyer, trustees, Albert S. Dreyer Family Trust, sold 134 South Rd. to Norman L. Perry, trustee, Norman L. Perry Revocable...

Real Estate Transactions: November 9 – 13, 2015

Chilmark Nov. 10, Deborah A. Searle, Pamela Cossio-Zimmer, Arlene Hinckley, and Wendy Winner sold 5 Hewing Field to Ryan and Kaitlyn Kurth for $533,927. Edgartown Nov. 9, Elizabeth C. Chadwick, Frances C. Edwards, and Doris C. Cameron,...

Real Estate Transactions: November 2 – 6, 2015

Edgartown Nov. 2, Jane E. Dooley sold 41 South Summer St. to Bradford L. and Aurora L. Holley for $2,875,000. Nov. 2, Gary L. and Lois M. Towne sold 4 Hye Lane to DCD Group Cape...

Martha’s Vineyard Land Bank purchases 17 acres in Chilmark

The Martha’s Vineyard Land Bank late Wednesday closed on a 17.1 acre parcel of land off the south side of Middle Road in Chilmark. The purchase price was $1,775,000 and the sellers were Oliver...

Real Estate Transactions: October 19 – 23, 2015

Aquinnah Oct. 22, Patricia A. Burgess sold 8 Jeffers Way to Ryan and Amy Crowley for $750,000. Chilmark Oct. 23, Joanne S. Hansen and Judith D. Graham sold 5 Lovey's Cove Rd. to Lanny A. and Nancy...

Chilmark bylaw change aims to protect historic houses

In an effort to preserve and protect historic houses, the Chilmark planning board is crafting a proposed amendment to the so-called “big house” bylaw that would allow property owners to exempt historic houses from...

REAL ESTATE TRANSACTIONS: Oct. 12 – 16, 2015

Chilmark Oct. 15, Bradford P. White sold 10 Harbor Hill Rd. to Frederick N. Khedouri for $801,000. Oct. 16, Barbara A. Crosby and Erik Bruun, trustees of the Barbara A. Crosby Chilmark Qualified Personal Residence Trust,...

Real Estate Transactions October 5–9, 2015

Chilmark Oct. 9, Peter J. Bouyoucos sold 365 Middle Rd. to S. Fain Hackney, trustee, Middlemark Realty Trust, for $2,350,000. Edgartown Oct. 5, North Water Street Associates LLC sold 70 South Water St. to David V. and...

Even more who’s who in Real Estate

Julie Flanders Broker, Flanders Up-Island Real Estate, Chilmark Number of years in real estate: 33 Hometown: Chilmark Why are you in real estate? Genetics – third generation in family owned & operated firm Philosophy: Treat others as you would...
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