If you are thinking about selling your Boston Beacon Hill condo, here are a list of items you must disclose:

1. Homeowners Association

Potential Boston buyers of your condo are entitled to learn about the authority your condo assocaition has over the dwellings and common areas. Your downtown Bosotn condo professional agent will instruct buyers, particularly those who are new to condos, about the condo association details, but specific disclosures must be made in writing.

2. Environmental Hazards

As a Boston condo seller, you must disclose any knowledge of hazardous substances such as contaminated water, radon concentration, asbestos, spills, or even the presence of old lead paint. Furthermore, the buyers also can request a copy of a state pamphlet about environmental hazards.

3. New Construction Maintenance

If your Boston condominium board approved the construction of a balcony divider that you and your neighbor agreed to maintain, you must disclose this arrangement to buyers.

4. Structural Modifications

If you changed the floor plan of your unit without permissions from the condominium association, you must disclose the modification. An example would be a room divider that is permanently attached to the floor, wall, or ceiling.

5. Common Interest Developments

In the case of future developments approved by the condominium board or the condo association, they must be disclosed, particularly if contributions are expected from unit owners. An example would be a downtown condominium tower that will be connected to a commercial building via an elevated footbridge.

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Author Profile

John Ford
John Ford

Over the course of 20 years in the Boston downtown real estate market, John represented and sold numerous, condominiums, investment and development properties in Greater Boston and in the surrounding suburbs

In addition to representing Boston condo buyers and sellers, John is currently one of the most recognized Boston condo blog writers regarding Boston condominiums and residential real estate markets. John's insights and observations about the Boston condo market have been seen in a wide variety of the most established local & national media outlets including; Banker and Tradesman, Boston Magazine The Boston Globe, The Boston Herald and NewsWeek and Fortune magazine, among others.


For over 24 years, John Ford, of Ford Realty Inc., has been actively involved in the real estate industry. He started his career in commercial real estate with a national firm Spaulding & Slye and quickly realized that he had a passion for residential properties. In 1999, John entered the residential real estate market, and in 2000 John Started his own firm Ford Realty Inc. As a broker, his clients have come to love his fun, vivacious, and friendly attitude. He prides himself on bringing honesty and integrity to the entire home buying and selling process. In addition to helping buyers and sellers, he also works with rental clients. Whether you’re looking to purchase a new Boston condo or rent an apartment, you’ll quickly learn why John has a 97% closing rate.


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John Ford and his staff can be reached at 617-595-3712 or 617-720-5454. Please feel free to stop by John's Boston Beacon Hill office located at 137 Charles Street.

John Ford
Ford Realty Inc
137 Charles Street
Boston, Ma 02114



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