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Posted on 08/02/2020
Rise Above the Home Selling Competition
The home selling market can be fierce, regardless of where you live. However, there are lots of things you can do to rise above the house selling competition, and these include: 1. Learn About the Local Housing Market Take a look at some of the available houses in your city or town – you will be glad you did....
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Posted on 07/31/2020
Video Tour - 24 Webster St, Taunton, MA 02780
Great opportunity to own a FULLY renovated two family on a large shady lot. Each unit has three bedrooms, one bath and large living rooms. The second floor recently became vacant and would be perfect for an owner occupant. It also has a possible 4th bedroom or home office with access to a full walk-up attic. There are lead certificates available, Recent rental offering for this unit at $1950 produced multiple serious inquiries. Call for a COVID - 19 compliant...
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Posted on 07/30/2020
24 Webster St, Taunton, MA 02780 is now new to the market!
Great opportunity to own a FULLY renovated two family on a large shady lot. Each unit has three bedrooms, one bath and large living rooms. The second floor recently became vacant and would be perfect for an owner occupant. It also has a possible 4th bedroom or home office with access to a full walk-up attic. There are lead certificates available, Recent rental offering for this unit at $1950 produced multiple serious inquiries. Call now for a COVID - 19 compliant...
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Posted on 07/26/2020
When to Invest in a Retirement Home
Photo by Harli Marten on Unsplash Although it may seem like putting the cart before the horse, a strong case can be made for purchasing your retirement home before your golden years. In fact, with some deft financial planning, it may be worthwhile to buy your retirement home decades in advance. That may seem counterintuitive, but maybe other...
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Posted on 07/19/2020
Tips to Keep in Mind When Caring for Carpeted Floors
Although not everyone is a fan of carpeting, there are definitely benefits to having it in your home. The big question is, "Do the advantages outweigh the disadvantages?" Well, that answer depends on a lot of variables, but if you happen to like the look and feel of carpeting, then it's probably worth having. Assuming the carpet fibers...
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Posted on 07/12/2020
Tips to Reduce Damage to Your Windows During a Storm
Photo by OpenClipart-Vectors via Pixabay The windows in your home not only supply security while allowing fresh air and natural light to filter in, but they are also essential to keeping energy costs down and they contribute to the overall value of your home. During a windstorm, here are some ways you can protect your entire home as...
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Posted on 07/07/2020
Energy-Efficient Tips for Bathrooms
Photo by 영훈 박 via Pixabay Your bathroom can be a considerable source of energy use in your home. The Department of Energy states that water heating accounts for up to 18 percent of energy bills, which is the second largest expense in your home after heating and cooling. Showers and baths aren’t the only reasons for high...
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Posted on 06/29/2020
Video Tour - 193 Tremont St #72, Taunton, MA 02780
Would you like to downsize? Your opportunity to reside in the areas nicest adult communities in the area that is a short drive to highways and shopping. This home has an open concept living/family room/kitchen with new dishwasher,fridge & countertops. Feels extra roomy with cathedral ceilings with skylights There are two spacious bedrooms, full bath and a separate laundry area. The exterior has a solid shed, new roof and a concrete patio, ideal for eating outside and...
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Posted on 06/29/2020
193 Tremont St #72, Taunton, MA 02780 is now new to the market!
Would you like to downsize? Your opportunity to reside in the areas nicest adult communities in the area that is a short drive to highways and shopping. This home has an open concept living/family room/kitchen with new dishwasher,fridge & countertops. Feels extra roomy with cathedral ceilings with skylights There are two spacious bedrooms, full bath and a separate laundry area. The exterior has a solid shed, new roof and a concrete patio, ideal for eating outside and...
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Posted on 06/28/2020
Create a Transitional Bathroom
Photo by Андрей Постовой on Unsplash A transitional bathroom is a popular design trend that is a cross between modern and traditional. What are the key features of a transitional bathroom? A combination of two styles: A transitional bathroom can have different meanings to different people. Usually, it is a mixture of a recent era with the current...
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Posted on 06/24/2020
Lot 1 Precinct Street, Middleboro, MA 02346 now has a new price of $549,900!
Want to socially distance? Here is your chance. Great spot for a small farm or plenty of space. All engineering and due diligence shall be performed by the buyer. Well, septic and electric buyers...
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Posted on 06/21/2020
A Pre-Qualification Letter Doesn't Equal Being Pre-Approved
Photo by Tayeb Mezahdia via Pixabay When you start looking for your dream home, you need to know how much mortgage you will qualify for. Your real estate agent might ask you to get a pre-qualification letter. However, just because you are pre-qualified doesn’t mean that you will get the loan. You need a pre-approval for that, and...
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