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Posted on 05/24/2020
Use VR to Sell Your Luxury Home
Image by Pexels from Pixabay Virtual reality (VR) may not be in every household in the country, but it's becoming more mainstream by the day. And contrary to popular belief, it's not just video game experts who want to get their hands on the latest technology. See how VR can inspire better offers from motivated buyers, leading to...
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Posted on 05/17/2020
Buying a Penthouse Property
Photo by Mostafa Safadel on Unsplash The penthouse is the pinnacle of real estate in many markets -- and places like New York and Miami -- have plenty of options to choose from. It's easy to get caught up in great decor or fall in love with a view, but there are other considerations as well. Here's what...
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Posted on 05/10/2020
Why Work with a REALTOR® When Searching for a Home
Image by mohamed Hassan from Pixabay Once you decide you’re in the market for a new home, one of the first decisions you’ll make is whether you should hire a real estate agent to shop for a house or go out your own. While buying a new home without a professional representative is possible, there is no disadvantage...
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Posted on 05/03/2020
5 Types of Real Estate Zoning & How They Impact the Buying Decision
Image by StockSnap from Pixabay A neighborhood is a neighborhood. And a business district is a business district, right? Unfortunately, it's not so cut and dry. There are actually nine major zoning types in most areas. And these can impact things like home use, home value, and property taxes. Zoning can change over time. Let's explore the five...
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Posted on 05/02/2020
Another Property Sold - 161 Pitchers Way, Barnstable, MA 02601
Open House CANCELLED 3/1. Bright & spacious 4 bedroom, 2 bath Raised Ranch with over 2,000 sq ft of living space and the perfect In-Law set-up! Located South of Rte. 28, near many beaches and fully renovated top-to-bottom in 2018 with hardwood floors, custom woodwork, 2 fireplaces, living room, white kitchen with granite counters, dining area & door to deck. 3 bedrooms on the main level with a large, updated bathroom. Walkout lower level (included in sq footage), has it's own entrance and full sized windows, the 4th bedroom, small white kitchen, open dining room/family room & a home office/den. Newer roof, some windows &...
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Posted on 04/30/2020
Another Property Sold - 36 Bramblebush Dr, Barnstable, MA 02635
Just completely renovated, from top to bottom, this 2,000+ sq ft, 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath Ranch has wonderful in-law potential in the three room walkout lower level with a bedroom offering full sized windows, a full bath, living room & kitchen/den area! The main level offers hardwood floors and newer laminate flooring, a living room with a fireplace, all new custom trim, recessed lighting, a new white kitchen with center island, stainless appliances, pantry & granite counters, plus a separate dining space! Enclosed, heated porch with tons of windows, beamed ceilings & sliders to the deck, master bedroom with 1/2 bath, covered entry...
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Posted on 04/26/2020
Why It Pays to Pay Your Mortgage Twice a Month
Photo by cottonbro from Pexels We all know how hard the beginning of the month can be; it seems like there are a million bills due all at the same time, and one of those bills is usually the most expensive among them all—your mortgage. After you budget for all of your expenses, that gigantic payment can really...
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Posted on 04/19/2020
Buying a Home without Representation Can Be Risky
Photo by Gerd Altmann via Pixabay It may be tempting to purchase your first home without the help of a real estate agent. If you want to risk not having professional help to buy your first house, you can, but you’ll be leaving a lot of benefits on the table and assuming all the risks. The Benefits of...
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Posted on 04/12/2020
How Big Business Can Impact Neighborhoods
Image by F. Muhammad from Pixabay Several years ago in an upscale comedy club located in a relatively downscale Los Angeles neighborhood, the owner gave an impassioned speech about how gentrification was affecting the Hispanic culture that once thrived there. The overlying, tear-filled message was that nothing could be done to preserve the integrity of her home and...
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Posted on 04/05/2020
Which Property Types Are Best for Your Lifestyle?
Image by Michal Jarmoluk from Pixabay Everyone's ideal home is different. Age, family size, budget and location all factor into the home buying process. Here's a brief look at the types of properties that attract different people. Apartments Apartments are usually a stepping stone for young professionals as they save up for a home. They are also convenient...
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Posted on 03/29/2020
Home Inspections Are Important for Buyers and Sellers - Here's Why
Getting a home inspection is usually built into the purchase contract for most real estate transactions. A home inspection contingency protects the buyer from getting any unwelcome surprises after they buy the home (think water damage or an HVAC system whose days are numbered). In some cases, home inspections are the defining moment between a sale or moving on...
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Posted on 03/22/2020
Video Tour - 36 Bramblebush Dr, Barnstable, MA 02635
Just completely renovated, from top to bottom, this 2,000+ sq ft, 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath Ranch has wonderful in-law potential in the three room walkout lower level with a bedroom offering full sized windows, a full bath, living room & kitchen/den area! The main level offers hardwood floors and newer laminate flooring, a living room with a fireplace, all new custom trim, recessed lighting, a new white kitchen with center island, stainless appliances, pantry & granite counters, plus a separate dining space! Enclosed, heated porch with tons of windows, beamed ceilings & sliders to the deck, master bedroom with 1/2 bath, covered entry porch & a...
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