Buying or Selling a home in Massachusetts is not the easiest thing to do. As a buyer, you need to find the perfect home and as a seller you need to find the perfect price and a buyer to go with it. In either case, you will both, buyer and seller, be involved in the process of a home sale in Massachusetts. The various stages of the process involve meeting and engaging an agent, negotiating an offer to purchase, working through the home inspection and mortgage and finally reaching the closing. Like most important steps in life in the state of Massachusetts, it will involve paperwork - lots of paperwork.