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Posted by Marianne Avila on 6/16/2019

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 Marianne Avila on 6/13/2019


212 Long Pond Drive, Dracut, MA 01826

Single-Family

$350,000
Price

6
Rooms
3
Beds
1/1
Full/Half Baths
Here is your opportunity to own a delightful 3 Bedroom, 2 Bath home in a fantastic neighborhood. This home welcomes you as you enter the door to an open and airy floor plan just off Dracut's Long Pond. Relax on the farmer's porch and enjoy the plantings and front lawn rain or shine. You will fall in love with this warm and cozy home. The 1st floor includes a spacious Living Rm that flows nicely to the Dining Rm perfect for those special meals. The bright and airy kitchen with plenty of cabinets is fully applianced with a work space allowing you to prepare formal dinners or midnight snacks with ease. Upstairs you will find three generous sized bedrooms including a large Master Bedroom with double closets large enough for a seating area and a full bath complete tub and shower. You will benefit by Central AC, radon mitigation system, pre-wired for generator, basement, multi-level deck overlooking a nice yard for outdoor BBQ's & fun in the sun. Don't let this comfortable home pass you by!
Open House
Sunday
June 16 at 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Here is your opportunity to own a delightful 3 Bedroom, 2 Bath home in a fantastic neighborhood. Visit Marianne Avila (978) 984-3188 at the Open House or contact her for a private viewing.
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Posted by Marianne Avila on 6/12/2019

Here is your opportunity to own a delightful 3 Bedroom, 2 Bath home in a fantastic neighborhood. This home welcomes you as you enter the door to an open and airy floor plan just off Dracut’s Long Pond. Relax on the farmer's porch and enjoy the plantings and front lawn rain or shine. You will fall in love with this warm and cozy home. The 1st floor includes a spacious Living Rm that flows nicely to the Dining Rm perfect for those special meals. The bright and airy kitchen with plenty of cabinets is fully applianced with a work space allowing you to prepare formal dinners or midnight snacks with ease. Upstairs you will find three generous sized bedrooms including a large Master Bedroom with double closets large enough for a seating area and a full bath complete tub and shower. You will benefit by Central AC, radon mitigation system, pre-wired for generator, basement, multi-level deck overlooking a nice yard for outdoor BBQ’s & fun in the sun. Don't let this comfortable home pass you by!

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Posted by Marianne Avila on 6/12/2019


212 Long Pond Drive, Dracut, MA 01826

Single-Family

$350,000
Price

6
Rooms
3
Beds
1/1
Full/Half Baths
Here is your opportunity to own a delightful 3 Bedroom, 2 Bath home in a fantastic neighborhood. This home welcomes you as you enter the door to an open and airy floor plan just off Dracut's Long Pond. Relax on the farmer's porch and enjoy the plantings and front lawn rain or shine. You will fall in love with this warm and cozy home. The 1st floor includes a spacious Living Rm that flows nicely to the Dining Rm perfect for those special meals. The bright and airy kitchen with plenty of cabinets is fully applianced with a work space allowing you to prepare formal dinners or midnight snacks with ease. Upstairs you will find three generous sized bedrooms including a large Master Bedroom with double closets large enough for a seating area and a full bath complete tub and shower. You will benefit by Central AC, radon mitigation system, pre-wired for generator, basement, multi-level deck overlooking a nice yard for outdoor BBQ's & fun in the sun. Don't let this comfortable home pass you by!
Open House
No scheduled Open Houses

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Posted by Marianne Avila on 6/12/2019


14 Hillside Road, Tewksbury, MA 01876

Single-Family

$399,900
Price

6
Rooms
3
Beds
1/1
Full/Half Baths
Offers entertained between $399,999 - $419,000.This beautifully updated 3 Bedrm, 1.5 Bath home nestled in a quiet neighborhood is set on a flat corner lot.This sweet and inviting turn-key Colonial is just waiting for you! Tastefully remodeled kitchen with an easy to clean wood laminate floor, granite-like counters, bright white cabinets with under counter lighting and striking backsplash open to the sunny and light Dining Room. Enjoy holiday gatherings or movie watching in the front to back living room bathed in natural sunlight through the picture window. The second floor presents a lovely landing, spacious master bedroom with a large walk-in closet, full updated tiled bath and two additional bedrooms. Amenities incl 1st floor remodeled half bath, glass enclosed porch, hardwood floors, electric radiant heat controls in every room, new architectural roof, new water heater & partially fenced yard in a nice neighbrhd. Close to shopping, restaurants, entertainment, highwys Stop looking!
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