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Posted on 09/21/2020
Solar Lighting Options for Your Home
Image by Alexas_Fotos from Pixabay If you’re looking to light up your house or yard using a quick and easy DIY method, a variety of solar lights fit the bill. You can choose from many elegant styles, with no extension cords required. Solar lights can be mounted, placed into the ground on stakes, hang as lanterns or on...
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Posted on 09/17/2020
Another Property Sold - 77 Beverly St #77, North Andover, MA 01845
Great opportunity to own this commuter’s Dream! Townhouse unit with 3 Levels of living, good size living area (1400+ Sq. Ft). Bright with 8’ ceilings throughout. First floor living room w/hardwood flooring, cozy gas fireplace & detailed wood moldings. Tiled kitchen w/cherry cabinets, breakfast bar, granite counters & stainless-steel appliances. Tiled half bath & slider leads to patio. 2nd floor w/2 bright, spacious bedrooms, full tiled bath & laundry attachments. 3rd floor features large master bedroom, tiled bath and walk in closet. Moments to Rt. 495 and commuter rail! Off street Parking in front of the unit. Newer furnace...
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Posted on 09/14/2020
Are You Prepared to Address Home Selling Hurdles?
The home selling journey may be perilous, particularly for an individual who is unprepared for potential pitfalls. Fortunately, there are lots of things that you can do to quickly identify house selling hurdles and address such issues before they get out of hand. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you detect and resolve a wide...
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Posted on 09/07/2020
Tips for Tackling a Short-Notice PCS Move
Photo by Andrea Piacquadio from Pexels In the military, sometimes a Permanent Change of Station or PCS move happens quickly and orders to move to a new location can leave you scrambling. When you have to make a fast move, the whirlwind of activity can leave you feeling a little dazed and wondering if you’re forgetting anything. So,...
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Posted on 08/31/2020
Benefits of Starting a Rain Garden
Photo by InspiredImages via Pixabay Typically made in shallow depressions in the landscape, rain gardens are a great way to beautify your yard and give back to the environment. Since they contain native grasses and perennial flowers, these gardens do not have to cost much — and they are easy to build on your own. To get started,...
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Posted on 08/30/2020
Another Property Sold - 60 Center Street #2, Andover, MA 01810
NEWLY RENOVATED TOWNHOUSE located on a quiet dead-end street in ANDOVER'S HISTORIC BALLARDVALE DISTRICT. IDEALLY LOCATED for those looking to travel North or South. A SHORT DISTANCE to the COMMUTER RAIL, RT93 and 495. The entire updated first floor features the living room with GENUINE HARDWOOD BAMBOO FLOORING, OAK STAIRS and a CUSTOM BUILT-IN BOOKSHELF. The kitchen has GRANITE COUNTERS, STAINLESS APPLIANCES and access to YOUR PRIVATE DECK. The Bath is STUNNING with a SPACIOUS GLASS ENCLOSED SHOWER and DESIGNER TILESCAPE. The second floor holds 2 BEDROOMS with GREAT SUN EXPOSURE and a SEPARATE HOME OFFICE. A PRIVATE BASEMENT with NEW...
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Posted on 08/24/2020
Tackle Home Selling Challenges
Home sellers may encounter problems as they try to get the best prices for their residences. Fortunately, there are lots of things that sellers can do to reduce or eliminate hurdles that otherwise may slow down the house selling journey. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you tackle various home selling hurdles. 1. Analyze the...
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Posted on 08/17/2020
Tips for Sellers: How to Set Yourself Up for Success
A successful home selling experience is not a guarantee. However, if you prepare for the house selling journey, you may be better equipped than others to reap the benefits of a quick, profitable home selling experience. Now, let's take a look at three tips so you can set yourself up to succeed during the house selling journey. 1. Identify...
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Posted on 08/13/2020
Another Property Sold - 492 Salem, North Andover, MA 01845
Are you prepared to truly fall in love? If so, come visit this fantastic home located just 1.1 mile from the Old Center and its Green, Youth Center, Ice Cream Shoppe, and Park. Built in 2000 and updated consistently since, this home provides meticulous condition in each and every room. The kitchen offers a five burner gas range, top of the line stainless appliances and granite countertops. The master bedroom suite includes a private sitting room/nursery/office and a recently completed spectacular bath with soaking tub, double sink-granite vanity and oversized glass enclosed shower. The family room, which is open to the kitchen, includes a...
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Posted on 08/13/2020
Another Property Sold - 13 Ridge Rd, Reading, MA 01867
COTTAGE CHARM makes you want to call this AMAZING house HOME! Situated on a BEAUTIFULLY LANDSCAPED corner lot the FRONT PORCH is just the beginning. Your LIVING ROOM, features CLASSIC PERIOD DETAILS and GLEAMING HARDWOOD FLOORS that continue throughout. The DINING ROOM with BUILT IN CABINETRY opens to an UPDATED KITCHEN with GRANITE COUNTERS and STAINLESS STEEL APPLIANCES. LARGE BEDROOMS, TWO FULL BATHS and a FINISHED FAMILY ROOM in the lower level COMPLETE this home. Add PLENTY OF STORAGE, detached GARAGE and DOUBLE WIDE DRIVEWAY and you are ready to move in. A SHORT DISTANCE to ELEMENTARY, MIDDLE, HIGH SCHOOL and TOWN SPORTS FIELDS....
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Posted on 08/10/2020
Wallpaper is Making a Come Back in 2020
Photo by Trudi Finniss via Pixabay Wallpaper is making its comeback in 2020, much to the delight of today's edgiest designers. Fitting wallpaper, with its vintage appeal and old-time reputation, into modern spaces presents a unique challenge. But then again, today's wallpapers bear little resemblance to the paper our parents used in the '60s. Deceptively easy to apply,...
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Posted on 08/03/2020
First-Time Homebuyer Tips: How to Proceed After a Rejected Offer
As a first-time homebuyer, it is easy to feel plenty of optimism as you search for your dream residence. And if you find your ideal house, it may seem likely that a home seller will accept your offer on the residence right away. However, it is important to remember that a home seller might reject a first-time homebuyer's proposal,...
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