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Posted by Kathy Portway on 8/19/2019

If you plan to pursue your dream house, it generally helps to evaluate housing market data. In fact, there are many reasons why homebuyers should assess real estate market data, and these include:

1. You can learn about mortgage interest rates.

Mortgage interest rates rise and fall frequently. As a homebuyer, you'll want to do everything you can to identify the lowest-available mortgage interest rates. And if you study the housing market, you may be better equipped than ever before to do just that.

In addition, it often helps to meet with banks and credit unions. These financial institutions can help you track mortgage interest rates and provide you with mortgage insights that you may struggle to obtain elsewhere. Plus, banks and credit unions can help you get pre-approved for a mortgage and ensure that you have finances in hand when you pursue your dream residence.

2. You can reduce the risk of spending too much to acquire your ideal house.

Let's face it you want to buy your dream house, but you don't want to break the bank to do so. Fortunately, if you understand housing market data, you may be able to avoid the temptation to overspend on a house.

Examine the prices of available houses and recently sold homes in areas where you want to live. By doing so, you can establish a price range for your dream residence and find out whether you're preparing to enter a buyer's or seller's market.

3. You can quickly and effortlessly navigate the homebuying journey.

The homebuying journey may prove to be long and complicated, especially for those who fail to prepare for it. Luckily, housing market data can give you a better idea about what to expect as soon as you kick off your search for your ideal house. Then, you can use this information to identify and address potential homebuying hurdles faster than ever before.

For those who are unsure about how to collect and analyze housing market data, there is no need to stress. If you collaborate with a real estate agent, you can get the help the you need to discover your dream house.

A real estate agent can provide you with the right housing market data, at the right time, every time. He or she also will allocate the necessary time and resources to explain the importance of assorted housing market data and paint a picture of the current state of the real estate sector. That way, you can take a data-driven approach to buying a house.

Perhaps best of all, a real estate agent is available to take the guesswork out of the homebuying journey. This housing market professional will keep you up to date about new houses as they become available and ensure that you can find a terrific house that matches your budget.

Ready to make your homeownership dream come true? Use real estate market data, and you can become an expert homebuyer in no time at all.




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Posted by Kathy Portway on 8/14/2019


138 North Washington Street, Norton, MA 02766

Condo

$244,900
Price

5
Rooms
2
Beds
2
Baths
New to the market is this 2 bedroom end unit style town home. From top to bottom there is so much light throughout this home! First floor has grand cathedral ceilings, pergo flooring, first bedroom, full bath and the added bonus of main floor laundry. Large eat in kitchen with center island has side entrance out to trek deck. Just such a peaceful space to back yard and great for relaxing or entertaining. Second bedroom is located on upper level with another bath. AND there is a finished lower level with brand, new, carpeting and a walkout! A great space for kids, office or perhaps to just sneak away. Conveniently located to shopping, highways and schools. Call today.
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Posted by Kathy Portway on 8/12/2019

Buying a townhome or selling a property is a delicate process you should undertake with the utmost care possible. Selling a house you have lived for many years is a hard thing to do. So is trying to buy a property about which you are not sure. You don't know what went wrong with the former owners or why the property is listed. Therefore, you should be careful to find professional help.

If home buying or selling is possible, you require a knowledgeable real estate agent. You should be sure the agent is one that can help you. To ensure you get the best out of the agent representing you, there a few questions you should ask. Their response will let you know what to do.

  • Can I contact your most recent clients? When you ask real estate agents to let you speak with past clients, they know you want to test their credibility. If they grumble or reluctantly give you the contacts, they might not be the best people to represent you. Even if they give you the contacts willingly, go ahead and reach out to the clients, relate with them and find out how the agent treated them. You can be sure they will let you know what to avoid in dealing with the client. 
  • How long have they been a professional real estate agent? Another thing you should find is how long your agent has been helping people sell or buy property. Their answer to the question will let you know if they have the experience to help you or not. However, note that even the most experienced real estate agents were once inexperienced.
  • How long will it take to find my home or sell my property? Ensure you get a definite answer or at least a reasonable time frame from the agent. That way you will know if the agent is worth your time or you should look for another agent to help you.
  • Transparency is a virtue, ensure your agent has it.
  • Can you see other listings they have? You should also learn if the agent has other listings so you can see how they market homes and how long they take to sell. Always go with a real estate professional for best results.





Posted by Kathy Portway on 8/11/2019


9 Village Way, Norton, MA 02766

Condo

$239,900
Price

6
Rooms
2
Beds
1/1
Full/Half Baths
Desirable Pine Crest Village is offering this 2 bedroom, 1.5 bath END unit with four levels of living! Well maintained complex and great outdoor space, private deck and parking for each unit. Main level has a large living room with lovely picture window. Light and bright kitchen with a new counter top and plenty of cabinetry. Upstairs has Two spacious bedrooms with great closet space and a full bath. Awesome loft area is perfect for guests or anything you see fit. Finished lower level offering even more options for an office, gym space, kids domain or a family room. Over the past few years the windows, slider and hot water tank have been replaced AND this past month the interior was freshly painted and more new carpet was installed. All this space and a wonderful location. Come take a look, you will be glad you did.
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Tuesday
August 13 at 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
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Posted by Kathy Portway on 8/8/2019


9 Village Way, Norton, MA 02766

Condo

$239,900
Price

6
Rooms
2
Beds
1/1
Full/Half Baths
Desirable Pine Crest Village is offering this 2 bedroom, 1.5 bath END unit with four levels of living! Well maintained complex and great outdoor space, private deck and parking for each unit. Main level has a large living room with lovely picture window. Light and bright kitchen with a new counter top and plenty of cabinetry. Upstairs has Two spacious bedrooms with great closet space and a full bath. Awesome loft area is perfect for guests or anything you see fit. Finished lower level offering even more options for an office, gym space, kids domain or a family room. Over the past few years the windows, slider and hot water tank have been replaced AND this past month the interior was freshly painted and more new carpet was installed. All this space and a wonderful location. Come take a look, you will be glad you did.
Open House
No scheduled Open Houses

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Tags: Norton   Real Estate   02766   Condo  
Categories: Price Change