Kim Duke - WEICHERT, REALTORS® - Briarwood Real Estate



Posted by Kim Duke on 9/4/2018


288 Thicket St, Weymouth, MA 02190

South Weymouth

Single-Family

$399,900
Price

7
Rooms
3
Beds
2
Baths
NICELY MAINTAINED 3 BEDROOM 2 BATH RANCH LOCATED ON A MAGNIFICENT CORNER LOT WITH FULLY FENCED YARD AND 2 CAR GARAGE. NEWLY REFINISHED HARDWOOD FLOORS, FIREPLACED LIVING ROOM, FAMILY ROOM WITH CATHEDRAL CEILINGS ,GAS COOKING, 2 YR OLD 30 YR ARCH ROOF, PELLA WINDOWS AND OIL TANK REPLACED IN 2016. THE BASEMENT HAS FULL BATH AND TWO ADDITIONAL ROOMS THAT COULD BE USED AS A FAMILY ROOM OR OFFICE. EASY ACCESS TO HIGHWAYS. FIRST SHOWINGS BEGIN AT THE OPEN HOUSE SUNDAY AUG 26 FROM 12 NOON - 3PM.
Open House
Sunday
September 09 at 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 288 Thicket St, Weymouth, MA 02190    Get Directions

Similar Properties





Categories: Open House  


Posted by Kim Duke on 9/4/2018


27 Ellington St, Boston, MA 02121

Condo

$369,000
Price

5
Rooms
3
Beds
2
Baths
HUGE PRICE REDUCTION!!!!!!! This Spacious 3 Bedroom 2 Bath Condo is Located by Franklin Park Zoo, within Walking distance to Train and TWO Deeded Off Street Parking Spaces is a Must See! Most of the Unit has been Freshly Painted. Eat in Kitchen with Stainless Steel Appliances and Spacious Deck. Master Bedroom has Master Bath with Tub/Shower and Private Balcony. Large Living Room with lots of Natural light, Two additional Large Bedrooms with Great closet space and In Unit Laundry Room for Side by Side Washer and Dryer. There is also Additional Storage Space in Basement.
Open House
Saturday
September 08 at 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 27 Ellington St, Boston, MA 02121    Get Directions

Similar Properties





Tags: Real Estate   Condo   Open House   Boston   02121  
Categories: Open House  


Posted by Kim Duke on 9/3/2018

The homebuying process can be stressful, particularly for those who are purchasing a house for the first time. From the time it takes to find your "dream" home to the final closing, there may be many hurdles that you'll need to overcome to secure your ideal home. As such, it sometimes can be difficult for a first-time homebuyer to maintain a positive outlook during the most challenging times.

Lucky for you, we're here to help you remain calm, cool and collected throughout the entire homebuying cycle.

Now, let's take a look at three tips to help first-time homebuyers maintain a positive outlook at each stage of the homebuying journey:

1. Establish Realistic Expectations

Although first-time homebuyers would like to believe the property buying journey will be quick and seamless, it is important to realize that problems can arise without notice. However, homebuyers who understand the ins and outs of purchasing a house should have no trouble identifying potential issues and minimizing their impact.

For example, a homebuyer who defines his or her ideal residence can narrow a home search accordingly. This homebuyer also will be able to check out a variety of houses based on assorted property buying criteria and boost his or her chances of discovering the perfect residence without delay.

A homebuyer who establishes realistic expectations will be ready for the worst-case scenarios too. And if this homebuyer submits an offer to purchase a home that ultimately gets rejected, he or she will remain confident and be ready to restart the homebuying cycle from stage one.

2. Become an Informed Homebuyer

A first-time homebuyer who learns about the housing market can improve his or her chances of getting the best possible results.

Allocating the necessary time and resources to understand the differences between a buyer's market and a seller's market, for instance, can make a world of difference for any homebuyer, at any time.

Furthermore, an informed homebuyer may be more likely than others to get pre-approved for a mortgage. With a mortgage in hand, this property buyer can set a budget for his or her home search and increase the likelihood of securing a terrific house at an affordable price.

3. Work with a Real Estate Agent

When it comes to purchasing a home for the first time, why should a homebuyer leave anything to chance? Instead, a homebuyer can work with a real estate agent to reduce the risk of potential pitfalls throughout the homebuying cycle.

A real estate agent is happy to respond to a homebuyer's concerns and questions as the property buying journey progresses. This housing market professional will even help a homebuyer maintain a positive outlook, regardless of what happens. That way, a real estate agent can assist a homebuyer through both good times and bad and ensure a property buyer can purchase a first-rate house that matches or exceeds his or her expectations.

Take advantage of these tips, and any first-time homebuyer can keep things positive at each stage of the homebuying cycle.




Categories: Uncategorized  


Posted by Kim Duke on 8/27/2018

Want to transform an ordinary garage sale into a successful one? Sell your electronics, and you can cut down on clutter, earn extra cash and speed up the home selling process.

If you plan to list your home in the near future, a garage sale offers a great opportunity to remove excess items from your house. Meanwhile, there are many electronics that you can sell to help stir up interest in your garage sale, and these include:

1. TV

You may be in no hurry to get rid of your big-screen TV. However, it is important to remember the time and energy it may take to move your TV from one home to another.

Ultimately, you may need to hire a moving company if you want to guarantee your TV can make it to a new address. And if you decide to move your TV on your own, you may struggle to do so due to its size and weight.

If you intend to sell your TV during your garage sale, you should learn as much as possible about this device. That way, you can establish a competitive price for your TV.

Also, if you have a TV remote or DVD player that complements your TV, you may want to consider selling these items at your garage sale.

2. Video Game Console

After spending many hours playing video games, now may prove to be the perfect time to sell your favorite video game console.

Many garage sale shoppers search far and wide for video game consoles, which means you may be able to generate plenty of interest in your video game system. In addition, if you own a "retro" video game console, you may be able to turn a significant profit from it.

If you sell a video game console during your yard sale, ensure the device works properly and includes all associated cables and wires. Furthermore, perform online research to understand the true value of your video game console to guarantee you can price it competitively.

3. Computer

An old computer may take up space in your house. Fortunately, a garage sale makes it simple to get rid of this device before you sell your residence.

When it comes to selling a computer, it is always better to err on the side of caution. Thus, you should clear your computer's hard drive to remove any sensitive information from the device altogether.

Moreover, if you own a printer, mouse or other items that complement your computer, it may be worthwhile to sell them as part of a package deal.

Selling your electronics at a garage sale may be one of the first steps to eliminate excess items from your residence prior to adding your home to the real estate market.

Lastly, if you need extra help with selling your home, you should collaborate with a real estate agent. By doing so, you can seamlessly navigate the home selling cycle and boost your chances of a profitable home sale.




Categories: Uncategorized  


Posted by Kim Duke on 8/26/2018

This Single-Family in Marshfield, MA recently sold for $366,000. This Cape style home was sold by Kim Duke - WEICHERT, REALTORS® - Briarwood Real Estate.


22 Acorn St, Marshfield, MA 02050

Marshfield Center

Single-Family

$389,000
Price
$366,000
Sale Price

6
Rooms
3
Beds
1/1
Full/Half Baths
Looking for a great fixer upper project? And your own personal nature preserve? This Cape Cod home has so much potential for the handy buyer! The dormers, center chimney, breezeway and garage give the home lots of character and curb appeal while inside are 6 rooms, 3 bedrooms, and 1.5 baths! Includes first floor bedroom and a porch room. Start building equity today! A fresh Title V septic system in 2016 and over 3 acres of hills, woods, open areas and brooks - a private nature sanctuary crisscrossed with wide well marked trails, located close to downtown and amenities! Quite affordable at this price point with so much to offer!! Seller is motivated!

Similar Properties





Categories: Sold Homes  




Tags