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Posted by Maureen Harmonay on 12/5/2017


35 Woodside Drive, Bolton, MA 01740

Single-Family

$725,000
Price

10
Rooms
3
Beds
3/1
Full/Half Baths
Privacy lovers paradise! Contemporary cape with high-class upgrades galore, nestled next to the woods and trails of the 187-acre Vaughn Hill Conservation area. Extraordinary eat-in country kitchen with fireplace, custom birch cabinets from Scandia Kitchens, granite counters, 9' island with cooktop and vegetable sink, subzero, and KitchenAid double ovens. A media room or library/office has new built-in bookshelves and french doors to a balcony overlooking a tranquil naturescape. This home offers two master suites--one on the first floor--to accommodate guests or inlaws. The newer 2nd floor master suite has radiant heat, two huge walk-in closets, and a lavish bath with a glass/tile shower, jacuzzi, double sinks, and heated towel racks. Hardwoods everywhere! There is a radiant-heated office or exercise room with mahogany built-ins in the finished lower level. The property is graced with lush perennial gardens and bordered by classic New England fieldstone walls.
Open House
Sunday
December 10 at 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 35 Woodside Drive, Bolton, MA 01740    Get Directions

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Posted by Maureen Harmonay on 11/21/2017

An open house can be a life-changing event for a homebuyer. If you plan ahead for an open house, you should have no trouble determining whether a residence matches or exceeds your expectations. And if the answer is "Yes," you can proceed quickly to submit a competitive offer to acquire a house.

What does it take to prep for an open house? Here are three open house preparation tips that every homebuyer needs to know.

1. Understand Your Budget

Before you attend an open house, you should find out how much money is at your disposal. Thus, you may want to meet with banks and credit unions to see if you can get pre-approved for a mortgage. That way, you can kick off your home search with a budget in hand.

Although you know that you have only a certain amount of money to spend on a residence, it may be worthwhile to consider attending open houses for residences with initial asking prices that are above your price range. Because in some instances, a home seller may be willing to accept an offer that falls below his or her initial asking price.

2. Create a List of Questions

A home is one of the biggest purchases that a person can make, and as such, it pays to be diligent. If you craft a list of questions before an open house, you can get immediate responses from the showing agent. Then, you can determine the best course of action.

When it comes to an open house, there is no such thing as a "bad" question. As a homebuyer, it is paramount to get as much information as possible about a residence to determine whether a house is right for you. Therefore, if you create a list of questions in advance, you can improve your chances of getting the most out of an open house.

3. Consult with a Real Estate Agent

If you're uncertain about how to approach an open house, you're not alone. Fortunately, real estate agents are available nationwide who are happy to teach you the ins and outs of the real estate market. By doing so, these housing market professionals will make it easy to take an informed approach to any open house, at any time.

A real estate agent will always keep you up to date about new residences as they become available. Also, if you are interested in homes in a particular city or town, a real estate agent will notify you about open houses in this area. And if you need extra help prepping for an open house, a real estate agent is happy to assist you in any way possible.

Let's not forget about the support that a real estate agent provides throughout the homebuying journey, either. A real estate agent will help you submit an offer on a house, negotiate with a seller's agent on your behalf and much more.

Be diligent as you get ready for an open house use the aforementioned tips, and you can fully prepare for an open house.





Posted by Maureen Harmonay on 11/15/2017


35 Woodside Drive, Bolton, MA 01740

Single-Family

$725,000
Price

10
Rooms
3
Beds
3/1
Full/Half Baths
Privacy lovers paradise! Contemporary cape with high-class upgrades galore, nestled next to the woods and trails of the 187-acre Vaughn Hill Conservation area. Extraordinary eat-in country kitchen with fireplace, custom birch cabinets from Scandia Kitchens, granite counters, 9' island with cooktop and vegetable sink, subzero, and KitchenAid double ovens. A media room or library/office has new built-in bookshelves and french doors to a balcony overlooking a tranquil naturescape. This home offers two master suites--one on the first floor--to accommodate guests or inlaws. The newer 2nd floor master suite has radiant heat, two huge walk-in closets, and a lavish bath with a glass/tile shower, jacuzzi, double sinks, and heated towel racks. Hardwoods everywhere! There is a radiant-heated office or exercise room with mahogany built-ins in the finished lower level. The property is graced with lush perennial gardens and bordered by classic New England fieldstone walls.
Open House
Sunday
November 19 at 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 35 Woodside Drive, Bolton, MA 01740    Get Directions

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Posted by Maureen Harmonay on 11/6/2017


64 West Road, Petersham, MA 01366

Single-Family

$525,000
Price

11
Rooms
4
Beds
2
Baths
The Wing Spooner House, an 18th century post & beam farmhouse on 30+ idyllic acres, nestled amid stonewalled perennial gardens, pear and apple trees, grassy open fields, and woods, with distant views of Mount Grace. One of the treasures of this country estate is a 20-year-old radiant-heated 24' x 36' barn with a metal roof, built by Hardwick Post & Beam, equipped with 220 electrical and a state-of-the-art Buderus boiler to enable year-round workshopping or crafts-making, and a second story finished studio loft for artistic or musical pursuits. The home's numerous improvements include a new roof, recently painted exterior, and updated heating and electrical systems. Its interior is an authentic blend of old and new, with beautifully refinished wide pine floors, built-ins, handhewn beams, five fireplaces, and an attached potting shed. The modern kitchen has stainless Maytag and Miele appliances, and a comfortable breakfast nook. A new 4-bedroom septic system will be installed at closing.
Open House
Saturday
November 11 at 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Special Saturday Open House!
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 64 West Road, Petersham, MA 01366    Get Directions






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Posted by Maureen Harmonay on 11/6/2017


64 West Rd., Petersham, MA 01366

Single-Family

$399,000
Price

11
Rooms
4
Beds
2
Baths
The Wing Spooner House, an 18th century post & beam farmhouse nestled amid stonewalled perennial gardens, pear and apple trees, grassy open fields, and woods, with distant views of Mount Grace. One of the treasures of this country estate is a 20-year-old radiant-heated 24' x 36' barn built by Hardwick Post & Beam, equipped with 220 electrical and a state-of-the-art Buderus boiler to enable year-round workshopping or crafts-making, and a second story finished studio loft for artistic or musical pursuits. The home's numerous improvements include a new roof, recently painted exterior, and updated heating and electrical systems. Its interior is an authentic blend of old and new, with beautifully refinished wide pine floors, built-ins, handhewn beams, five fireplaces, and an attached potting shed. The modern kitchen has stainless Maytag and Miele appliances, and a comfortable breakfast nook. Sellers have an approved plan for a new 4-bedroom septic, to be installed prior to closing.
Open House
Saturday
November 11 at 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Special Saturday Open House!
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 64 West Rd., Petersham, MA 01366    Get Directions

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