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Posted by North Shore Real Estate Home Team on 9/29/2020

As a homebuyer, entering the real estate market with insights into what it takes to find the perfect house is essential.

Becoming an expert homebuyer, however, may seem impossible at times. Lucky for you, we're here to help you gain the knowledge and skills you need to make your homeownership dreams come true.

What does it take to become an expert homebuyer? Here are three tips to help you do just that.

1. Look at Real Estate Market Trends

The housing market ebbs and flows. Therefore, a seller's market today may transform into a buyer's market tomorrow.

Ultimately, the real estate market fluctuates constantly, and you'll want to learn as much as possible about the housing sector to ensure you can map out your homebuying journey accordingly.

In a buyer's market, there are usually more home sellers than buyers. This means homebuyers may be better equipped than ever before to secure a top-notch house at a budget-friendly price.

On the other hand, a seller's market features an abundance of homebuyers and a shortage of sellers. For homebuyers who operate in a seller's market, they may be forced to submit competitive offers on homes quickly, or risk missing out on a dream residence to a rival.

When you study the housing market, don't forget to check out the prices of residences that recently sold. By doing so, you can gain a better understanding of how much you'll likely need to pay to acquire a first-rate house based on the current state of the housing market.

2. Learn How a Mortgage Works

What differentiates a fixed-rate mortgage from an adjustable-rate option? An expert homebuyer will know the ins and outs of assorted mortgage options and select one that corresponds to his or her finances.

To learn about mortgages and how they work, you'll want to meet with credit unions and banks. These lenders can describe the different types of mortgages and the pros and cons associated with them.

Also, an expert homebuyer will get pre-approved for a mortgage. With a mortgage in hand, this homebuyer will be able to stick to a price range as he or she searches for the ideal home.

3. Collaborate with a Real Estate Agent

Let's face it – no homebuyer can afford to make mistakes. Fortunately, you can work with a real estate agent to receive expert guidance as you navigate the homebuying journey.

A real estate agent boasts the skills and know-how needed to streamline the homebuying process. He or she may have many years of housing market experience and is happy to teach you about the opportunities and challenges associated with buying a house.

Furthermore, a real estate agent will help you accelerate the homebuying cycle. He or she can set up home showings, negotiate with home sellers on your behalf and much more. That way, you can focus on what's important – finding a terrific house at an affordable price.

Take advantage of the aforementioned tips, and you can become an expert homebuyer.




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Posted by North Shore Real Estate Home Team on 9/25/2020

This Single-Family in Boxford, MA recently sold for $1,000,000. This Cape style home was sold by North Shore Real Estate Home Team - RE/MAX On the River, Inc..


16 Berry Patch Lane, Boxford, MA 01921

Single-Family

$1,075,000
Price
$1,000,000
Sale Price

11
Rooms
4
Beds
3/1
Full/Half Baths
Welcome home! This stunning home is located in a cul-de-sac of one of Boxford's most desirable neighborhoods. Feel welcomed as you enter the open and bright foyer and take in the view of the living room overlooking the world outside. The open concept continues into the large and newly remodeled kitchen with high end finishes. Entertain in both the kitchen of your dreams and the beautifully appointed family room with stunning floor to ceiling fireplace. The bonus room is a true enhancement, offering space for a playroom or game room with an adjacent bedroom, the perfect set up for a teenager, au pair or extended family. Take pleasure in the large, private 1st floor master bedroom with seating area, 2 walk-in closets and recently updated master bath. Not to be missed are the 2 upstairs generous sized bedrooms, both complete with ensuite and lots of closet space. Wander outside to enjoy the professionally landscaped yard with patio, perennial gardens and sprinkler system. Perfect!

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Posted by North Shore Real Estate Home Team on 9/23/2020

Architecture, interior design and quality craftsmanship with distinctive details throughout; this custom one-owner home is meant for those who value excellence. One step into the grand hall with marble flooring, curved 2nd story staircase, elegant chandelier/sconces sets the ambiance for what’s to come. Formal dining room, designed for elegant entertaining with mahogany wainscoting, cabinets, exquisite chandelier/sconces, and marble fireplace. Two story family room, floor to ceiling stone fireplace commands attention to the details of this spectacular showcase. Eat-in-Kitchen with custom cherry cabinets, lighting & island; the center of this home. Game room, designed as an English Pub, perfect spot for after dinner drinks or watching Football games with friends. Large deck with park-like yard perfect for outdoor play. Located in E. Boxford location, Arrowhead Farms, a short walk to Lockwood Forest & less than 5 minutes to I 95 and MASCO. Attached feature sheet for many more details.

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Posted by North Shore Real Estate Home Team on 9/23/2020


13 Forest Lane, Boxford, MA 01921

Single-Family

$1,289,999
Price

15
Rooms
4
Beds
4
Baths
Architecture, interior design and quality craftsmanship with distinctive details throughout; this custom one-owner home is meant for those who value excellence. One step into the grand hall with marble flooring, curved 2nd story staircase, elegant chandelier/sconces sets the ambiance for what's to come. Formal dining room, designed for elegant entertaining with mahogany wainscoting, cabinets, exquisite chandelier/sconces, and marble fireplace. Two story family room, floor to ceiling stone fireplace commands attention to the details of this spectacular showcase. Eat-in-Kitchen with custom cherry cabinets, lighting & island; the center of this home. Game room, designed as an English Pub, perfect spot for after dinner drinks or watching Football games with friends. Large deck with park-like yard perfect for outdoor play. Located in E. Boxford location, Arrowhead Farms, a short walk to Lockwood Forest & less than 5 minutes to I 95 and MASCO. Attached feature sheet for many more details.
Open House
No scheduled Open Houses

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Posted by North Shore Real Estate Home Team on 9/22/2020

OFFICE or RETAIL space for LEASE in Shawsheen Square. This space offers high visibility to traffic on Route 133 and is perfect for retail, small office or small business such as attorney, accountant or real estate. natural daylight in the afternoon. Landlord will work with Tenant on interior build out.

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