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Posted by Judy Moore on 11/29/2018


8 Foster Road, Burlington, MA 01803

Single-Family

$499,000
Price

9
Rooms
3
Beds
2
Baths
A terrific value in Burlington! Don't miss out on this charming 3 bedroom, 2 bath Cape with an attached two car garage in a desirable neighborhood not far from Wildwood Park and 3rd Avenue restaurants and shopping. Enhanced by several improvements that include an updated kitchen with granite countertops and stainless steel appliances, newer roof, vinyl sided exterior, spacious tiered composite deck, replacement windows, insulation and so much more. You'll love the gleaming hardwood floors, built-ins, fireplaced living room, oversized upstairs bedrooms with double closets and most of all the enclosed porch with numerous windows and slider overlooking a peaceful, serene backyard oasis with numerous plantings and garden areas. As an added bonus, the lower level game room and offices are heated by a wood burning stove and create additional options for potential living space. Welcome Home!
Open House
Sunday
December 02 at 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 8 Foster Road, Burlington, MA 01803    Get Directions

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Posted by Judy Moore on 11/26/2018


8 Foster Road, Burlington, MA 01803

Single-Family

$499,000
Price

9
Rooms
3
Beds
2
Baths
A terrific value in Burlington! Don't miss out on this charming 3 bedroom, 2 bath Cape with an attached two car garage in a desirable neighborhood not far from Wildwood Park and 3rd Avenue restaurants and shopping. Enhanced by several improvements that include an updated kitchen with granite countertops and stainless steel appliances, newer roof, vinyl sided exterior, spacious tiered composite deck, replacement windows, insulation and so much more. You'll love the gleaming hardwood floors, built-ins, fireplaced living room, oversized upstairs bedrooms with double closets and most of all the enclosed porch with numerous windows and slider overlooking a peaceful, serene backyard oasis with numerous plantings and garden areas. As an added bonus, the lower level game room and offices are heated by a wood burning stove and create additional options for potential living space. Welcome Home!
Open House
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Posted by Judy Moore on 11/25/2018

For a home seller, hosting an open house can be a double-edged sword.

On the one hand, an open house provides an opportunity to showcase your residence to large groups of prospective homebuyers. Conversely, hosting an open house also requires lots of preparation, and getting ready for an open house may prove to be overwhelming, time-consuming and costly.

Lucky for you, we're here to help host an unforgettable open house.

Now, let's take a look at three factors that a home seller needs to consider before an open house.

1. The Current Condition of Your Home

Although you might believe that your home is currently open house-ready, it may need some work. Fortunately, there are many ways to learn about the strengths and weaknesses of your residence and plan your open house accordingly.

For example, a home appraisal may prove to be exceedingly valuable. This appraisal enables a home inspector to review your residence both inside and out. Then, he or she can offer home improvement recommendations so that you can upgrade your residence as needed.

Take a home appraisal report seriously. By doing so, a home seller can transform an ordinary residence into one that matches or exceeds homebuyers' expectations during an open house.

2. The Home's Interior or Exterior

Homebuyers are drawn to residences that feature dazzling gardens, clutter-free interiors and other stunning features. Thus, a home seller who dedicates the necessary time and resources to bolster a house's interior and exterior can increase the likelihood of hosting a successful open house.

To improve a home's interior, a home seller can scrub the floors, clean the walls and ceilings and perform assorted home interior maintenance and improvements. In addition, a home seller should depersonalize and declutter a home's interior as much as possible.

Comparatively, to enhance a house's exterior, a home seller should mow the front lawn, clear debris and dust from exterior walkways and ensure the house looks great to passers-by. With simple home exterior improvements, a home seller can boost a house's curb appeal and help a home stand out from other available residences.

3. Your Real Estate Agent

Let's face it prepping for an open house can be stressful. However, a real estate agent can help a home seller get ready for the best- and worst-case scenarios.

A real estate agent will help a home seller prepare his or her residence for an open house. Next, he or she will promote the open house to potential homebuyers and collect feedback from them throughout the event.

After an open house reaches its conclusion, a real estate agent will offer honest, unbiased insights into the event. He or she also will keep you up to date about any potential home offers and ensure you can make informed home selling decisions.

Take the guesswork out of preparing for an open house. Consider the aforementioned factors, and you can get your residence ready for an open house in no time at all.




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Posted by Judy Moore on 11/18/2018

A first-time home seller likely faces an uphill climb if he or she wants to stir up plenty of interest in a house. However, a home seller who plans ahead should have no trouble overcoming any potential hurdles along the home selling journey.

When it comes to selling a house, it is important to remember that a residence's interior can make a world of difference in the eyes of homebuyers as well. If a home seller fails to allocate the necessary time and resources to improve a house's interior, he or she risks missing out on opportunities to stir up interest in a residence.

Lucky for you, we're here to help first-time home sellers find the best ways to transform an ordinary home interior into a stellar one.

Let's take a look at three tips to help first-time home sellers upgrade a house's interior.

1. Remove Clutter

Home clutter adds up over the course of many months or years. But a first-time home seller who understands the impact of clutter can take the necessary steps to remove it.

Ultimately, clutter is an eyesore that may make your home actually appear smaller. Clutter also may make it more expensive and time-consuming than ever before to relocate from one home to the next.

A first-time home seller who hosts a yard sale can sell unnecessary items. Or, a home seller may be able to donate excess items to charity. And if there is lots of junk that fills a house, a home seller should dispose of it as soon as possible.

2. Conduct Extensive Cleaning

A first-time home seller should clean a residence from top to bottom. That way, a home seller can give his or her house a fresh, pristine appearance that homebuyers are sure to appreciate.

Be sure to wipe down kitchen counters, mop the floors and vacuum rugs in each room of your house.

In addition, if you need extra help, don't hesitate to reach out to a professional cleaning company. With professional cleaners at your side, you can speed up the process of upgrading your house's interior.

3. Meet with a Real Estate Agent

A real estate agent understands what it takes to enhance a house's interior quickly and effortlessly. As such, he or she can help a first-time home seller get a house ready to add to the real estate market.

The right real estate agent will evaluate your home's interior and offer honest, unbiased home interior improvement recommendations. Also, he or she may be able to offer tips to help you differentiate your house from others that are currently available in your city or town.

Of course, a real estate agent is an expert resource who can guide you along the home selling journey too. And if you ever have home selling concerns or questions, this housing market professional will be happy to address them immediately.

Ready to improve your house's interior? Use the aforementioned tips, and a first-time home seller can boost a home's interior and increase the likelihood of a quick, profitable home sale.




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Posted by Judy Moore on 11/15/2018


8 Foster Road, Burlington, MA 01803

Single-Family

$519,000
Price

9
Rooms
3
Beds
2
Baths
A terrific value in Burlington! Don't miss out on this charming 3 bedroom, 2 bath Cape with an attached two car garage in a desirable neighborhood not far from Wildwood Park and 3rd Avenue restaurants and shopping. Enhanced by several improvements that include an updated kitchen with granite countertops and stainless steel appliances, newer roof, vinyl sided exterior, spacious tiered composite deck, replacement windows, insulation and so much more. You'll love the gleaming hardwood floors, built-ins, fireplaced living room, oversized upstairs bedrooms with double closets and most of all the enclosed porch with numerous windows and slider overlooking a peaceful, serene backyard oasis with numerous plantings and garden areas. As an added bonus, the lower level game room and offices are heated by a wood burning stove and create additional options for potential living space. Welcome Home!
Open House
Sunday
November 18 at 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 8 Foster Road, Burlington, MA 01803    Get Directions

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