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Posted by Mary Foley Real Estate Inc. on 9/18/2018

No one wants to face a homebuying dilemma. Yet problems may arise during the homebuying journey that make it tough for an individual to find and buy his or her dream residence. Lucky for you, we're here to help you prepare for potential homebuying dilemmas and ensure you can quickly address these issues.

Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you avoid a homebuying dilemma as you search for your ideal house.

1. Craft a Homebuying Strategy

If you intend to embark on a home search, it often helps to enter the real estate market with a plan in hand. That way, you can streamline your house search and boost the likelihood of finding a quality home that matches your expectations.

Think about where you want to live, as well as the features you want to find in your dream home. Then, you can create a homebuying strategy designed to help you discover the right house.

2. Get Pre-Approved for a Mortgage

Obtaining home financing may prove to be problematic for some people. However, if you apply for a mortgage today, you can start your search for your dream home with a budget at your disposal.

There is no shortage of mortgage options available to homebuyers nationwide. Adjustable- and fixed-rate mortgages are two of the most popular options for homebuyers. Meanwhile, banks and credit unions can teach you about adjustable- and fixed-rate mortgages and other home financing options at your convenience.

If you meet with banks and credit unions, don't hesitate to ask mortgage questions, either. If you learn about all of your mortgage options, you can make an informed home financing selection that may serve you well for years to come.

3. Hire a Real Estate Agent

There is no telling when a homebuying dilemma will crop up during your search for your dream residence. Fortunately, if you hire a real estate agent, you can receive expert assistance with any homebuying dilemma, at any time.

A real estate agent understands the challenges commonly associated with buying a home. Therefore, he or she will do everything possible to help you address these challenges as you navigate the homebuying journey.

Typically, a real estate agent will help you craft a property buying strategy, narrow your home search and establish realistic homebuying expectations. He or she also will set up home showings, teach you about different aspects of the housing market and provide homebuying recommendations and suggestions.

If you discover your dream residence, a real estate agent will help you put together a competitive offer to purchase this home too. And if your homebuying proposal is approved, a real estate agent will help you finalize your house purchase as quickly as possible.

There is no need to stress about homebuying dilemmas. If you take advantage of the aforementioned tips, you can get ready for potential homebuying problems and resolve these issues before they escalate.




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Posted by Mary Foley Real Estate Inc. on 9/13/2018


100 Richard Rd, Leominster, MA 01453

Condo

$264,900
Price

5
Rooms
3
Beds
2
Baths
***OPEN HOUSE THIS SUNDAY 11-1*** SAVE AND MAKE MONEY WITH OWNED SOLAR PANELS! This move-in ready split level condominium has 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, all on the main floor. The inviting entryway leads to a spacious open concept layout with granite counter tops throughout! Living room leads to a semi-private sitting area with partial fencing facing woodlands. Master suite with walk in closet and master bath. Main floor laundry room for convenience. An attached two car garage allows you to park comfortably, with guest parking conveniently right across the street, next to the mailbox. Basement is ready to be finished off, with enough space for an office, storage room, and a second living room, if desired.
Open House
Sunday
September 16 at 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 100 Richard Rd, Leominster, MA 01453    Get Directions

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Posted by Mary Foley Real Estate Inc. on 9/13/2018


100 Richard Rd, Leominster, MA 01453

Condo

$264,900
Price

5
Rooms
3
Beds
2
Baths
***OPEN HOUSE THIS SUNDAY 11-1*** SAVE AND MAKE MONEY WITH OWNED SOLAR PANELS! This move-in ready split level condominium has 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, all on the main floor. The inviting entryway leads to a spacious open concept layout with granite counter tops throughout! Living room leads to a semi-private sitting area with partial fencing facing woodlands. Master suite with walk in closet and master bath. Main floor laundry room for convenience. An attached two car garage allows you to park comfortably, with guest parking conveniently right across the street, next to the mailbox. Basement is ready to be finished off, with enough space for an office, storage room, and a second living room, if desired.
Open House
Sunday
September 16 at 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 100 Richard Rd, Leominster, MA 01453    Get Directions

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Posted by Mary Foley Real Estate Inc. on 9/11/2018

Once you have moved into a new home the first thing you might want to do is paint the walls. After the paint dries, however, you’re left with bare walls. You’ll need to find some great pieces to fill up that wall space. You don’t want to choose just anything to hang on your walls. Here’s some tips to help you find the perfect artwork for your home. 



Find What You Love


You shouldn’t base your art purchases solely on value. If you like something and it inspires you, you should buy it! Anything that you will enjoy looking at in your home each day should be a part of it.  


There’s More Than One Kind Of Art


You don’t need to fill wall space with all pictures or paintings. You can choose from a variety of types of artwork. From sculptures to photographs to canvas art, by using a variety of pieces, you’ll add layers of depth to every room of your home.


Shop Around


There’s so many places to buy art. From local shops and vendors to wider selections in common retail stores, there’s plenty of art to choose from. Find pieces to help you express yourself and keep good vibes flowing throughout your home. 


Find The Right Size


You’ll need to measure the dimensions of your walls and bring a photo of the room you’re trying to decorate with you to the art stores. This will make it easier to help you envision what the art will look like in your home.  


Keyword: Focal Point


The most important thing to determine in decorating any room is to find the focal point. You will either need to find a central piece for the room, or find some pieces to complement what’s already there. The design elements of the room need to be spaced accordingly in order to help you avoid a cluttered room.  


What’s Your Color Scheme? 


You may want to choose your art based on its “wow” factor. Everything has a color within a room, and this will be one element in choosing your artwork as well. You’ll need to think of everything from the wall color to the throw pillows. Art that is within the same shades of the room can work well, but sometimes you need something that gives the room a bit more “pop.” 


What’s In The Picture?


You don’t want to buy a picture of a palm tree if the room has a country theme! Consider the theme and mood of a piece of art in order to have it complement your room.


Most of all, shopping for art should be fun! Find pieces you love. You can even use what you already have. As long as it inspires you and won’t add clutter, you should keep the art in your home.  





Posted by Mary Foley Real Estate Inc. on 9/8/2018


10 Seattle Street, Worcester, MA 01605

Single-Family

$195,000
Price

6
Rooms
3
Beds
1
Baths
The perfect 3 bedroom New England Cape, with a fenced in and level yard. All new windows (2007) new roof (2014) Mini-split heating system and AC with wall mounts (2014) New 80 gallon heat pump tank (2015) New Boiler (2015) added insulation - and best of all; maintenance free solar panels (2014). Keep your utilities low and cash in on these updates. With all the big ticket items checked off your list, it's up to you to move in and beautify to your tastes. Don't miss out!!
Open House
No scheduled Open Houses

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