About Editor-John P. Wells

I am a resident of Newburyport and have worked in education, high tech and urban development. My interests in architecture and construction are invaluable to my clients. For more information please visit the Wellsco website.

Wellsco Realty Invests in New Home Search Software

At Wellsco we were introduced to a new and advanced map-based home search software that has become available.  We are very impressed by the interactive and enhanced features.  It allows you to select specific school districts, neighborhoods and a wide variety of home search options.  Check it out!  … [Read more...]

Freedom Boat Club in Newburyport

Great Newburyport Boating Deal Rather than buy and maintain a boat, Freedom Boat Club  (freedomboatclub.com/locations/53-newburyport-ma) on the waterfront in downtown Newburyport MA offers a great formula.  Check it out! Boating is tricky and on the Merrimac River, with the current, even … [Read more...]

Buying a Luxury Home in Newburyport

Newburyport MA Federal, Georgian, Greek revival, Italianate, Victorian and Neoclassical – if these terms are suddenly top-of-mind for you, then you must be considering the purchase of a luxury home.   If this is your first luxury home purchase, you’ll quickly learn how the process differs from that … [Read more...]

Newburyport Home Buyer’s Guide to Buyer Agency

What is a Buyer’s Agent and why do I need one?  How does a Buyer’s Agent get paid?  These are questions I find that most home buyers have. Buyer’s Agency is relatively new.  Little more than a decade ago, home buyers would discover a house they wanted to see (in the newspaper or an office window … [Read more...]

Why Use A Newburyport Buyer’s Agent

Home Buyer’s Guide to Buyer Agency What is a Buyer’s Agent and why do I need one?  How does a Buyer’s Agent get paid?  These are questions I find that most home buyers have. Buyer’s Agency is relatively new. Little more than a decade ago, home buyers would discover a house they wanted to see (in … [Read more...]

Green Cleaning for Humans Can Still Sicken Newburyport Pets

The following article provides important useful tips and information about cleaning products' affects on our pets, and Newburyport being such a pet-friendly town, we thought it worth re-publishing here. As we all start to become more aware of the toxicity of cleaning and laundry products for … [Read more...]

Markey a Step Closer to Filling John Kerry’s Senate Seat

Congratulations to Ed Markey who has won the primary and will take on Republican Gabriel Gomez for the June 25, general election. What are some of the reasons that we feel Markey deserves your consideration?   -        He is consistently cited as a leading voice in protecting the … [Read more...]

Controlling Education Costs

During the several years I spent as a university dean in Europe, part of my job was to manage costs.   Tuition levels there are a fraction of what U.S. universities charge, but we did just fine.  Our infrastructure was simpler and focused on education and need.  Sports budgets were proportional to … [Read more...]

This Pug Could Be Happy In Newburyport!

You have to watch this video!   Wouldn't we all love friends like this? I just love this video and it makes me think about how amazing animals are. This Pug has got the life!  We should all be able to get along so well.   Hmmm...   … [Read more...]

Wine & Cheese Party Dec. 15th & 16th 2012

Attend the Wine Cheese Party held Dec. 15th & 16th, 2012 at Mill River Winery located at 498 Newburyport Turnpike, Rowley MA. Come to the winery and experience the amazing synergy that happens when the perfect cheese is paired with your favorite Mill River Wine. Luca Mignogna from Wolf Meadow … [Read more...]

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