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Posted by Sonia Rollins on 4/14/2019

As a homebuyer, you'll want to do everything possible to guarantee a quick, seamless homebuying journey. Because if you're not careful, you may be forced to deal with a nightmare homebuying experience.

Ultimately, there are many ways to ensure that you can avoid a nightmare homebuying experience, such as:

1. Narrow Your Home Search

Although you know that you want to buy a home, it pays to consider exactly what you'd like to find in your ideal residence. By doing so, you can narrow your home search and avoid the homebuying nightmare of pursuing residences that fail to meet your expectations.

Think about which features are must-haves for your new home, as well as which features you can afford to live without.

For example, if you require a home that is close to your office, you can search for houses near your workplace. On the other hand, if you want to live in a small town, you can remove city residences from your home search.

Establish priorities as you search for your dream house you'll be glad you did. If you separate your home must-haves from your wants, you can simplify your home search and move one step closer to finding your ideal residence.

2. Get Your Finances in Order

How much can you afford to spend on a house? Create a homebuying budget, and you can avoid the risk of browsing available residences that fall outside your price range.

To determine how much money you have available for a home purchase, it often helps to meet with local banks and credit unions. These financial institutions can provide details about a variety of mortgage options and help you select a mortgage that corresponds to your finances.

Also, you should check your credit report before you buy a home. You are entitled to a free annual copy of your credit report from each of the three credit reporting bureaus (Equifax, Experian and TransUnion). Take advantage of this perk, and you can learn your credit score and take steps to improve it prior to purchasing a house.

3. Hire an Experienced Real Estate Agent

An experienced real estate agent understands both the homebuyer's and home seller's perspectives. As such, this housing market professional can help you analyze a home seller's point of view and negotiate the best price on any home, at any time.

Typically, an experienced real estate agent will meet with you and learn about your homebuying goals. This housing market professional then will map out a homebuying journey, one that helps you streamline the process of acquiring your ideal house.

Let's not forget about the assistance that an experienced real estate agent can deliver throughout the homebuying journey, either. A real estate agent can provide expert insights into the housing market and help you make informed decisions, thereby reducing the risk of a nightmare homebuying experience.

Take the guesswork out of buying a home use the aforementioned tips, and you can minimize the risk of a nightmare homebuying experience.




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Posted by Sonia Rollins on 4/10/2019

Gracious and Spacious. This 5BR, 5BA colonial in a sought after neighborhood is ready for you. Step through the door into a grand foyer with a stunning staircase & you will appreciate the pride of ownership this home clearly has. 1st floor boasts ample room for your family & for entertaining (Be prepared to host every holiday!) Enjoy an oversized kitchen with gleaming hardwood floors, beautiful granite, updated appliances including a cabinet depth sub zero fridge. To one side - a formal dining, inviting family room as well as a great room above the garage that is truly great. Look to the other side & see a formal living room & separate office for quiet moments needed for work. The 2nd floor delivers 4 true bedrooms - one of which is the master with vaulted ceilings & a large master bath. The lower level of the home is a perfect teenage get-away, au-pair suite, or a wonderful in-law potential with the 5th bedroom, wet bar & living area. So much to see. Make your appointment today.

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Posted by Sonia Rollins on 4/10/2019


10 Donald Rd, Burlington, MA 01803

Single-Family

$1,074,900
Price

13
Rooms
5
Beds
3/2
Full/Half Baths
Gracious and Spacious. This 5BR, 5BA colonial in a sought after neighborhood is ready for you. Step through the door into a grand foyer with a stunning staircase & you will appreciate the pride of ownership this home clearly has. 1st floor boasts ample room for your family & for entertaining (Be prepared to host every holiday!) Enjoy an oversized kitchen with gleaming hardwood floors, beautiful granite, updated appliances including a cabinet depth sub zero fridge. To one side - a formal dining, inviting family room as well as a great room above the garage that is truly great. Look to the other side & see a formal living room & separate office for quiet moments needed for work. The 2nd floor delivers 4 true bedrooms - one of which is the master with vaulted ceilings & a large master bath. The lower level of the home is a perfect teenage get-away, au-pair suite, or a wonderful in-law potential with the 5th bedroom, wet bar & living area. So much to see. Make your appointment today.
Open House
Sunday
April 14 at 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 10 Donald Rd, Burlington, MA 01803    Get Directions

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Posted by Sonia Rollins on 4/10/2019


10 Donald Rd, Burlington, MA 01803

Single-Family

$1,074,900
Price

13
Rooms
5
Beds
3/2
Full/Half Baths
Gracious and Spacious. This 5BR, 5BA colonial in a sought after neighborhood is ready for you. Step through the door into a grand foyer with a stunning staircase & you will appreciate the pride of ownership this home clearly has. 1st floor boasts ample room for your family & for entertaining (Be prepared to host every holiday!) Enjoy an oversized kitchen with gleaming hardwood floors, beautiful granite, updated appliances including a cabinet depth sub zero fridge. To one side - a formal dining, inviting family room as well as a great room above the garage that is truly great. Look to the other side & see a formal living room & separate office for quiet moments needed for work. The 2nd floor delivers 4 true bedrooms - one of which is the master with vaulted ceilings & a large master bath. The lower level of the home is a perfect teenage get-away, au-pair suite, or a wonderful in-law potential with the 5th bedroom, wet bar & living area. So much to see. Make your appointment today.
Open House
Sunday
April 14 at 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 10 Donald Rd, Burlington, MA 01803    Get Directions

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Posted by Sonia Rollins on 4/7/2019

Hosting an open house is a key milestone for a home seller. If an open house proves to be successful, it may be only a matter of time before a seller receives multiple offers on his or her residence. Comparatively, if a home fails to impress during an open house, a seller may need to consider new ways to stir up interest in his or her residence.

Ultimately, it helps to plan ahead for an open house as much as possible. Lucky for you, we're here to help you get ready for any open house, at any time.

Let's take a look at three tips to help you prepare for an open house.

1. Perform Home Interior Cleaning

A pristine home interior can make a world of difference to potential homebuyers. Thus, you should allocate time and resources to clean your home's interior from top to bottom prior to an open house.

Mop the floors, wipe down ceilings and walls and perform other home interior cleaning to ensure that your house will dazzle as soon as a buyer walks through the front door. That way, you can increase the likelihood that your residence will make a positive first impression on buyers.

2. Enhance Your House's Exterior

Your home's curb appeal may make or break your open house. Because if your home has a messy, cluttered front lawn, your residence is unlikely to impress potential buyers when they see your house for the first time.

When it comes to improving your home's exterior, even minor upgrades can have far-flung effects.

Mowing the front lawn and trimming the hedges can help you show off your house's exterior. And if you need assistance with home exterior improvements, you can always hire a professional home landscaping company to help you out too.

3. Consult with a Real Estate Agent

Preparing for an open house can be challenging, particularly for a seller who is worried about the current state of his or her residence. Fortunately, real estate agents are available who can help you get ready for an open house.

A real estate agent is happy to help you sell your home in any housing market. He or she will schedule an open house at your convenience. And in the weeks and days leading up to an open house, a real estate agent will offer expert tips to help you prepare for this event.

Furthermore, a real estate agent will provide plenty of guidance at each stage of the home selling journey. He or she will help you promote your residence to the right groups of potential buyers and review any offers on your house. Plus, if you ever have questions about selling your home, a real estate agent can instantly respond to these queries.

If you want to achieve the best-possible results during an open house, it generally is a good idea to work with a real estate agent. Contact a local real estate agent today, and you can receive comprehensive support as you navigate the home selling journey.







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