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Posted on 03/19/2023
Are mortgage points worth it? A homebuyer's guide
When considering the myriad choices for home financing,...
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Posted on 03/14/2023
Another Property Sold - 868 Western Ave 868, Lynn, MA 01905
Affordable Housing Guidelines apply see attached in documents, Please Contact developer directly Welcome to Orchard Grove , Brand New Construction, 5 plus room Townhouses with 2 to choose from , Featuring High efficiency Fha X Gas Hydro Air systems, Central Air, Tankless Gas Hot Water , Main Living level has open floor plan with Large Living room, Dining area, 1/2 bath and Galley style Kitchen , Kitchen is white shaker style cabinets, Granite counters, and stainless steel appliances, recessed lights and hardwood plank flooring, Top level is 2 large bedrooms with ample closets, Full bath and laundry , Ground level has Bonus room/office...
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Posted on 03/12/2023
Video Tour - 36 Essex St, Lynn, MA 01902
Swampscott Line, This is a special family home First floor features Eat-in Country Kitchen , Formal Dining Room, Large Living room with fireplace , bonus family room or den and half bath Second level is 3 large bedrooms all with ample closets ,and hardwood floors , and Full bath , Partially finished basement will make a great playroom for the family, The property also features a 1 car garage with shed storage, fenced yard and plenty of parking. All located within minutes of schools, shopping restaurants, train station, bus line and beaches. Come make this property your new home and add the finishes that you...
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Posted on 03/12/2023
36 Essex St, Lynn, MA 01902 is now new to the market!
Swampscott Line, This is a special family home First floor features Eat-in Country Kitchen , Formal Dining Room, Large Living room with fireplace , bonus family room or den and half bath Second level is 3 large bedrooms all with ample closets ,and hardwood floors , and Full bath , Partially finished basement will make a great playroom for the family, The property also features a 1 car garage with shed storage, fenced yard and plenty of parking. All located within minutes of schools, shopping restaurants, train station, bus line and beaches. Come make this property your new home and add the finishes that you...
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Posted on 03/12/2023
What is companion planting?
Companion planting is the practice of placing certain...
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Posted on 03/07/2023
Another Property Sold - 59a Wheeler St., Gloucester, MA 01930
This classic Cape featuring one level-living and many options for expansion could be yours! Whether you are looking for an active lifestyle close to water or a no-nonsense one-level living option, we have you covered here! The updated east-facing kitchen offers granite counters and eat-in dining. The expansive living room and both bedrooms feature hardwood floors. The walk-up second-level unfinished "office" (or bedrm?) is ready to be finished in your colors and purpose. The unfinished basement offers a walk-out entry and plenty of headroom for future uses. Hate to cook? Minutes to our famous restaurants and their yummy foods! Minutes to...
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Posted on 03/05/2023
Here's What Affects the Housing Market
Whether you’re buying or selling a house, it’s important to have a basic understanding of the housing market. However, that can be a lot more complicated than it seems. Many factors affect both your local and national housing markets, some of which can be hard to track and quantify. However, there are some basics you can start with...
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Posted on 02/28/2023
Another Property Sold - 3 Sunset Dr, Peabody, MA 01960
Rare find , South Peabody 4 2 bedroom cape with walk up unfinished second level offering room to expand!!!!!! Large level lot with 16 X 16 Gazebo . Eat-in country Kitchen , Living room with fireplace, 2 Bedrooms and Full bath with Tile flooring and walls finish the first level. Walk up Second floor has potential for additional bedrooms. The property needs cosmetics but well worth the...
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Posted on 02/28/2023
Another Property Sold - 876 Western Ave 876, Lynn, MA 01905
Affordable Housing Guidelines apply see attached in documents !!! . Welcome to Orchard Grove , Brand New Construction, 5 plus room Townhouses, Featuring High efficiency Fha X Gas Hydro Air systems, Central Air, Tankless Gas Hot Water , Main Living level has open floor plan with Large Living room, Dining area, 1/2 bath and Galley style Kitchen , Kitchen is white shaker style cabinets, Granite counters, and stainless steel appliances, recessed lights and hardwood plank flooring, Top level is 2 large bedrooms with ample closets, Full bath and laundry , Ground level has Bonus room/office with sliders leading to private patio, 1 car garage...
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Posted on 02/26/2023
Home safety: Creating a fire safety plan and prevention measures
House fires can do tremendous damage to your home and also put your household's lives at risk. It's crucial to practice fire safety and prevention, so you and your house members are prepared in case a fire does happen. Taking steps to prevent fires from occurring helps reduce the risk of having to deal with these fires. The...
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Posted on 02/20/2023
Video Tour - 120 Lawton Ave, Lynn, MA 01902
Great buy for owner occupant or investor, First floor has modern Kitchen , Dining room and Living room with full bath , Living room could be 4th bedroom and is currently used as a bedroom, Second level is 3 bedrooms and 1 3/4 Bath. The property is solid and only needs cosmetics. Heating System is Steam By Oil new in 2015 , Hot Water is new in 2019, Roof 2019, Convenient location close to bus lines for easy transportation to and from Boston. Subject to the seller finding suitable...
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Posted on 02/20/2023
120 Lawton Ave, Lynn, MA 01902 is now new to the market!
Great buy for owner occupant or investor, First floor has modern Kitchen , Dining room and Living room with full bath , Living room could be 4th bedroom and is currently used as a bedroom, Second level is 3 bedrooms and 1 3/4 Bath. The property is solid and only needs cosmetics. Heating System is Steam By Oil new in 2015 , Hot Water is new in 2019, Roof 2019, Convenient location close to bus lines for easy transportation to and from Boston. Subject to the seller finding suitable...
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