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Posted by Svetlana Sheinina on 9/19/2018

This Single-Family in Wayland, MA recently sold for $615,000. This Colonial style home was sold by Svetlana Sheinina - eXp Realty.

41 Stonebridge, Wayland, MA 01778


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Full/Half Baths
Spectacular, bright, newly and totally renovated home. Featuring 3 large bedrooms and 2 and a half bathrooms located in a desirable and convenient neighborhood, in close proximity to Happy Hollow Elementary and Wayland High School. Renovations included second floor addition, new roof, siding and windows, new heating and air conditioning. Beautiful hardwood flooring throughout. New kitchen featuring designer cabinets with quartz countertops, brand new stainless steel appliances. Totally redesigned and updated first floor and second floor. New bathrooms. Brand new washer and dryer located in the mud room. Recessed lighting throughout as well as all new electrical and plumbing. Spacious unfinished basement offers many additional possibilities. Easy access to all major routes and areas amenities. Wonderful home ready to be moved in!

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Posted by Svetlana Sheinina on 9/18/2018

Although location is one of the most important factors that will impact the marketability of your home, it's not the only thing prospective buyers are thinking about.

If they're organized, focused, and serious about finding the right property for their needs, they've probably developed a detailed checklist of "must haves" and a "wish list."

In all likelihood, those who are working with a real estate agent are being shown properties that conform to their requirements and many of their wish-list items. A comprehensive list would include everything from the number of bedrooms and bathrooms they want to square footage and the quality of the school district.

Many people also have specific preferences about features like floor plans, amount of storage space, the size of the backyard, architectural style, and the availability of a fireplace, patio, porch, deck, eat-in kitchen, two-car garage, and privacy features. Some are even looking for the traditional white picket fence in front of the house!

While your home can't be "all things to all people," it is highly recommended to target the widest possible audience. Your agent, a home staging consultant, or a home decorator can provide you with valuable tips on how to achieve that outcome.

Stand Out and Get Noticed

Just looking good on paper, though, is not always enough to attract motivated buyers. Prospects need to love what they see and be inspired to envision themselves living in your house. Doing what you can to create irresistible curb appeal is one vital aspect of making a great first impression. A manicured lawn, a fresh coat of paint (if needed), and some strategic home staging -- inside and out -- can make all the difference in your results!

Curb appeal is vitally important because that sets the stage, so to speak, for creating high expectations in your prospects. Once you get them in a positive frame of mind, they'll be more inclined to notice all the positive aspects of your home. If your house meets all or most of their requirements and is arranged in a way that's pleasing to them, a purchase offer and negotiations may be right around the corner.

One of the most crucial hurdles to clear in getting prospects to consider buying your house is to help them imagine living, relaxing, raising a family, and pursuing their interests in your home. Your real estate agent can help you effectively stage the interior and exterior of your home to make it inviting and appealing to the widest range of potential buyers.

You can support their sales and marketing efforts by making sure your home is always clean, fresh smelling, and ready to be shown at a moment's notice to house hunters. Doing your best to eliminate clutter, keeping counter tops neat, and making sure pets are on their best behavior (or happily frolicking at the local "doggie daycare" center) can play a key role in winning over interested buyers and successfully selling your home!

Posted by Svetlana Sheinina on 9/15/2018

This Single-Family in Andover, MA recently sold for $660,000. This Colonial style home was sold by Svetlana Sheinina - eXp Realty.

9 Farrwood Drive, Andover, MA 01810


Sale Price

Full/Half Baths
A Classic colonial in a highly desirable Andover neighborhood set on 1 acre beautiful lot. This warm home offers a bright living room, modern kitchen with central island, elegant cabinets, quartz countertop and stainless steel appliances, a gracious dining room with French doors and corner hutch, a spacious family room with built-in bookcase leading to an enchanting sun room. Upstairs boasts a Master suite featuring cathedral ceiling, walk-in closet and Jacuzzi bath. Three additional sizable bedrooms complete the second floor. Fantastic location in a quiet neighborhood, adjacent to the gorgeous Harold Parker State Forest, convenient to route 93.

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Posted by Svetlana Sheinina on 9/11/2018

Want to sell your residence? As a home seller, you'll want to take a cautious approach to the real estate market. That way, you can improve your chances of getting the best price for your residence, regardless of the current housing market's conditions.

Ultimately, there are many reasons why home sellers should err on the side of caution as they prepare to add their houses to the real estate market, including:

1. The housing market constantly fluctuates.

For home sellers, it is important to differentiate between a seller's market and a buyer's market. By doing so, a home seller can assess the current housing market and proceed accordingly.

In a seller's market, there is usually a shortage of high-end houses and an abundance of interested homebuyers. This means home sellers who operate in a seller's market may be more likely to stir up plenty of interest in their houses as soon as these properties become available.

Conversely, a buyer's market typically favors homebuyers, as it features a limited number of homebuyers and a wide range of home sellers. If you're selling your home in a seller's market, you'll likely need to price it competitively to help your residence stand out from the competition.

Allocating the necessary time and resources to analyze the housing market is key. With housing market data in hand, a home seller can determine whether he or she is getting ready to list a house in a buyer's or seller's market.

2. What your home was worth yesterday is unlikely to match what it is worth today.

The price that a home seller initially paid for a residence is unlikely to match what the house is worth today. Thus, a home seller should perform a home appraisal to learn about the present value of his or her residence.

During a home appraisal, a property inspector will assess a house both inside and out. Then, the property inspector will identify any problem areas with a house that could negatively affect the residence's value.

A home appraisal is exceedingly valuable to home sellers. It enables them to understand a house's strengths and weaknesses as well as uncover ways to transform a home's weaknesses into strengths. As a result, a home seller can use a home appraisal as a learning opportunity and find innovative ways to enhance a residence before adding it to the real estate market.

3. Homebuyers are always on the lookout for bargains.

Although a home seller will do everything possible to learn about the housing market, there is always the danger that a homebuyer will submit a "lowball" offer on a house. Conversely, a home seller who errs on the side of caution will be able to differentiate between a legitimate offer and a lowball one time and time again.

Lastly, if you need extra help as you get ready to sell your house, don't hesitate to work with a local real estate agent.

Real estate agents are available in cities and towns nationwide. They can help you get your house ready for the real estate market and ensure you can reap the benefits of a quick, seamless home selling experience.

Become a cautious home seller, and you can move one step closer to maximizing the value of your house.

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Posted by Svetlana Sheinina on 9/9/2018

Delightful 2 family on quiet non through street convenient to Leominster center and shopping. Home offers a wonderfully sized lot with large side yard which is fenced and highlights a grapevine flowing along fence line. This homes presents 'sweetly" with nice older design with front porch, deck at garden side and two separate entrances for privacy. Garden area is common. Both units (up and down) offer about 800 sf - large country kitchens with eating area, good appliances, ceiling fans and separate W/D for each unit. There is a new roof 2018, recent upgraded furnace in upper unit and newer hot water heater, and a very large walk-in shed at end of driveway for additional storage. Welcome to Leominster! No show till OH: Sun 9/9 12-2 PM.

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